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#797bd8 Hex Color Code

#797bd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797bd8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797bd8 is comprised of 47.45% red, 48.24% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #797bd8 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 55% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.07 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#797bd8 linear gradient to complementary #c2d879

  1. #797bd8
  2. #8c8aca
  3. #9b99bb
  4. #a8a8ac
  5. #b2b89c
  6. #bbc88b
  7. #c2d879

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e63bd
  2. #676bc6
  3. #7073cf
  4. #797bd8
  5. #8283e1
  6. #8b8cea
  7. #9494f4

Tones

  1. #797bd8
  2. #8482d0
  3. #8d8ac9
  4. #9592c1
  5. #9c99b9
  6. #a3a1b1
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#797bd8 to white

  1. #797bd8
  2. #9290df
  3. #a9a5e6
  4. #bfbbec
  5. #d5d1f3
  6. #eae8f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#797bd8 to black

  1. #797bd8
  2. #6566b0
  3. #51518a
  4. #3e3d66
  5. #2b2a44
  6. #1a1925
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 C
      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 15 280 / Lavendel 90
      #8078cc
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 75 20 280 / Lavendel 135
      #807cec
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  5. Resene

    1. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Faraway Sky / 643
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  7. California Paints

    1. DE 5942 - Faraway Sky
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  10. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  11. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 23.1%

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#797bd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797bd8 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #797bd8">…</p>

#797bd8 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #797bd8">…</p>

#797bd8 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797bd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961560
Binary
01111001, 01111011, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#797bd8
LRV
≈ 23.2%
Closest short hex
#77d ΔE = 1.813
RGB
rgb(121, 123, 216)
RGBA
rgba(121, 123, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.267, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 48.219%, blue: 84.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815656 / 0xff797bd8
HSL
hsl(239, 55%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 55%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.737), saturation: 44% (0.440), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 238.737, saturation: 43.981%, perceived brightness: 53.450%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.303, S: 68.609, L: 55.265
Cubehelix
H: -124.062, S: 0.666, L: 0.520
TSL
T: -2.901, S: 0.129, L: 0.522
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.440), magenta: 43% (0.431), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 52% (0.518), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 27.359, Y: 23.187, Z: 67.986
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.196, Y: 23.187
CIELab
L: 55.265, a: 22.958, b: -48.072
CIELuv
L: 55.265, u: -6.375, v: -77.585
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.265, C: 53.273, H: 295.528
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.265, C: 77.847, H: 265.303
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.153, a: 17.149, b: -50.003
CIECAM02
J: 44.596, C: 52.420, h: 273.565, Q: 131.571, M: 45.841, s: 59.026, H: 318.395
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.388, jaune: -8.623, green: -0.559
LMS
L: 18.969, M: 20.526, S: 67.255
YCbCr
Y: 130.257, Cb: 169.123, Cr: 120.519
YCoCg
Y: 145.750, Cg: -22.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 133.004, Db: 124.869, Dr: 22.847
YPbPr
Y: 129.270, Pb: 46.730, Pr: -5.278
xvYCC
Y: 127.020, Cb: 169.049, Cr: 123.364
YIQ
Y: 133.004, I: -31.069, Q: 28.513
YUV
Y: 133.004, U: 40.843, V: -10.531
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.822
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.455

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