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#797bab Hex Color Code

#797bab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797bab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797bab is comprised of 47.45% red, 48.24% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #797bab has a hue of 238° (degrees), 23% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.85 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#797bab linear gradient to complementary #a5ab79

  1. #797bab
  2. #8283a3
  3. #8b8b9b
  4. #929393
  5. #999b8b
  6. #9fa382
  7. #a5ab79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #616492
  2. #696b9a
  3. #7173a3
  4. #797bab
  5. #8183b3
  6. #898bbc
  7. #9193c4

Tones

  1. #797bab
  2. #7e7fa7
  3. #8283a3
  4. #87869f
  5. #8b8a9a
  6. #8e8e96
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#797bab to white

  1. #797bab
  2. #8f90b9
  3. #a5a5c7
  4. #bbbbd5
  5. #d2d1e3
  6. #e8e8f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#797bab to black

  1. #797bab
  2. #64668c
  3. #50516f
  4. #3d3d52
  5. #2a2a38
  6. #19191f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-12 C
      #7a7cad
      ΔE = 0.493 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. P 105-12 U
      #7f82a1
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  4. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Playhouse Purple / 90BB 22/247
      #807bab
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  7. Wattyl

    1. ★ Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  8. New Look

    1. ★ Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Plum Preserve / 1256
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #8879b0
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  20. Behr

    1. Rock Star EBC-28
      #8279ab
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10467
      #8b7fb5
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Sikkens

    1. U9.25.45
      #7380af
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 3.178 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 2C-10-3 Dreams Come True
      #8b7ba7
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  25. Bristol

    1. Purple Ribbon / P097-C6
      #857caa
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  26. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  29. Berger

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  30. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.011 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Rhapsody / PPG1247-6
      #8278ad
      ΔE = 3.216 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 3.298 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  39. Dulux

    1. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  40. Nerolac

    1. Purple Saga - 4204
      #78739e
      ΔE = 3.431 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Wild Iris - 2335
      #6f7296
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  41. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rhapsody / 244-6
      #8378ad
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  42. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  43. Little Greene

    1. Popper
      #877aa8
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  44. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Grape Jam / 552
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  49. Valspar Paint

    1. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  50. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  51. CIL

    1. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  52. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Purple Heart / 1406
      #8a7fab
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  53. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  54. Ford

    1. Lavender
      #8b7faf
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  55. Tollens

    1. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Bloomsberry / 10RB 22/242
      #867ca0
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  57. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  58. Plascon

    1. Primrose Path P3-D2-1
      #8878a8
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  60. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  61. Focoltone

    1. 5015
      #82789a
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  62. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  63. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34202
      #857f9d
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  64. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  65. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  66. Sico

    1. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6025-53 Monet's Violet
      #8b79ae
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  67. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  68. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  69. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 18.8%

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#797bab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797bab foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #797bab">…</p>

#797bab background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #797bab">…</p>

#797bab shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797bab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961515
Binary
01111001, 01111011, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#797bab
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 1.620
RGB
rgb(121, 123, 171)
RGBA
rgba(121, 123, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.296, b: 0.412
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 48.205%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815701 / 0xff797bab
HSL
hsl(238, 23%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 23%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 29% (0.292), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 29.240%, perceived brightness: 50.513%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.547, S: 34.090, L: 53.136
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 0.346, L: 0.501
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.075, L: 0.501
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.292), magenta: 28% (0.281), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 22.317, Y: 21.171, Z: 41.431
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.249, Y: 21.171
CIELab
L: 53.136, a: 10.463, b: -25.728
CIELuv
L: 53.136, u: -3.815, v: -39.960
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.136, C: 27.774, H: 292.131
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.136, C: 40.141, H: 264.547
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.011, a: 6.057, b: -21.179
CIECAM02
J: 42.634, C: 31.569, h: 274.335, Q: 128.644, M: 27.606, s: 46.324, H: 318.825
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -4.573, green: -0.316
LMS
L: 18.720, M: 20.488, S: 41.098
YCbCr
Y: 125.847, Cb: 149.368, Cr: 123.714
YCoCg
Y: 134.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.874, Db: 64.884, Dr: 13.082
YPbPr
Y: 126.030, Pb: 24.230, Pr: -3.208
xvYCC
Y: 124.238, Cb: 149.284, Cr: 125.182
YIQ
Y: 127.874, I: -16.612, Q: 14.512
YUV
Y: 127.874, U: 21.223, V: -6.030
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.519
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.044

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