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#797d8e Hex Color Code

#797d8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797d8e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797d8e is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.02% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #797d8e has a hue of 229° (degrees), 9% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.78 nm.

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Color Variations

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#797d8e linear gradient to complementary #8e8b79

  1. #797d8e
  2. #7d7f8b
  3. #818287
  4. #848484
  5. #888680
  6. #8b897d
  7. #8e8b79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626676
  2. #6a6e7e
  3. #717586
  4. #797d8e
  5. #818596
  6. #898d9e
  7. #9195a6

Tints and Shades

#797d8e to white

  1. #797d8e
  2. #8e91a0
  3. #a4a6b2
  4. #babcc5
  5. #d1d2d8
  6. #e8e8eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#797d8e to black

  1. #797d8e
  2. #646775
  3. #50525d
  4. #3c3e46
  5. #2a2b30
  6. #18191b
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 821
      #7a7d8f
      ΔE = 0.556 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #7b7e8e
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. ★ 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #7c7a89
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 4128 U
      #787b8a
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 8161 C
      #7f7f98
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Majestic Mount 620F-5
      #7b7f92
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Metro PPU16-16
      #818394
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gris mystique
      #788091
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Gris Stafford
      #777f93
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  8. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Blue Eyed Mary / 7292
      #7e7e90
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ Touch Of Dutch / 10098
      #747a8d
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. T2093-3
      #7e798c
      ΔE = 3.190 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. DE 5928 - Blue Intrigue
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-63 Marquess
      #777a88
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7357-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.06.21
      #7c7d8a
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. ★ 48.06.21
      #7c808c
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Mythical - 6550
      #7e778e
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 4440
      #788094
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 4240
      #808494
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 23 - Purple
      #7d7c8a
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. BS381 629 - Dark camouflage grey
      #717a81
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Royal Blue
      #777d93
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Gray
      #7c818d
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ In The Twilight / 1434 / Luxe / AF-580 / CC-934
      #757e93
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Tempest / AF-590
      #7b777f
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Traffic Jam
      #767c88
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Boardwalk Blue
      #71808b
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Fantasy Come True / NP N 1952 T
      #8a8297
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Suzette / 7191
      #7f8095
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  21. Glidden

    1. Evening Shadow / 30BB 21/056
      #797e89
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Plum Shade / PPG1173-6
      #78738b
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4010-R70B
      #7f7e8a
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. S 4010-R90B
      #767e89
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. Memphis Blues 70BB 23/067
      #777b86
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  24. Dulux

    1. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Moon Waves 2 / Blue Incense / 50BB 26/105
      #7f8a9c
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. Nerolac

    1. Faraway Sky - 2999
      #727f92
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Blue Aster - 2992
      #70849b
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. Steel Drum
      #7f808b
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Slate Grey
      #7c7983
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 4895
      #888998
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Siberian Iris 30-22
      #7a778b
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #828595
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. 5-45-5 Dark Taupe
      #7d7581
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5010-R50B
      #817f8a
      ΔE = 3.230 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5010-R70B
      #7b848f
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  31. CIL

    1. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 3.289 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. CF10715
      #817883
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7191 - Suzette
      #76768c
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 7183 - Garden Beauty
      #868696
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  34. RAL

    1. RAL 270 50 10
      #6d7888
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. RAL 260 50 10
      #6a7786
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  35. Olympic

    1. Plum Shade C44-5
      #75758a
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  36. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  37. Beckers

    1. Port 747 / S 5005-R80B
      #7b7983
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Gnejs 762 / 4803-B11G
      #818288
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  38. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  39. AMC

    1. Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Stardust Silver
      #76838c
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  40. KILZ

    1. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Warrior / G841
      #848289
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  41. Colortrend

    1. Storm
      #75808b
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1291
      #82798d
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  42. Ressource Peintures

    1. Cumulus Lourd / RD04
      #6f7985
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  43. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.45
      #7a7f87
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. T5.06.44
      #788088
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  44. Berger

    1. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Shadow Mountain
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  46. ECOS Paints

    1. Slate Tint (0520)
      #818590
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Dancing In The Spring (1291)
      #82798d
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Slate Tint / 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook / 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  48. Clark+Kensington

    1. Island in the Sun / 40A-4
      #73768e
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Metropolis / WNCC-25
      #788289
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  49. General Paint

    1. Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  50. Asian Paints

    1. Dry Crust / 9463
      #717481
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  51. Duron

    1. Storm Cloud
      #7e8796
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Serious Gray
      #838995
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  52. Sto

    1. 34231
      #747382
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 34211
      #847e94
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  53. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36176
      #778089
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Federal Standard 36173
      #7f848a
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  54. Kelly-Moore

    1. Suzette / KM3054-3
      #827e96
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Gray Whale Cove / KM3782-3
      #74787f
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  55. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Win Place Or Show 7119-1
      #7b8693
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Magic Dust / PPG13-24
      #817c85
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  56. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  57. Porter Paints

    1. Magic Dust / ATC-70
      #827e87
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  58. Bristol

    1. Agate Grey / P116-C5
      #71818f
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  59. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Pigeon Post 10CW36
      #77848e
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  60. Ford

    1. Blue Gray
      #74828e
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  61. Limestrong

    1. Vauxite Shade E
      #7d858f
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Slate Shade E
      #75797f
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  62. Valspar Paint

    1. Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Magnet Dapple
      #747d85
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  63. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Gray
      #777d84
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Medium Marblehead
      #77797e
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  64. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-8 Dusty Lilac 3
      #7b768d
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  65. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Gray Blue
      #768087
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  66. Sico

    1. 6173-52 Iron Rod
      #83858e
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 6175-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  67. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5434
      #767d84
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 6200
      #73777f
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  68. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  69. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  70. ProMarker

    1. Ice Grey 4
      #838289
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  71. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  72. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  73. Pascol

    1. Industrial PZ5120
      #727980
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  74. Dupont

    1. CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. CAS933
      #717980
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  75. Scib Paints

    1. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  76. 1829

    1. Violet Slate
      #73727d
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  77. Wattyl

    1. Sheer Granite / A37W
      #777f85
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  78. Taubmans

    1. Old Mill Blue / T12 39.G11
      #727081
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Bistro Berry / T10 36I-1
      #82788e
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  79. Albany Paint

    1. Mercury
      #747b81
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  80. Volkswagen

    1. Platinum Gray
      #7d8893
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 24.1%

#797d8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797d8e foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #797d8e">…</p>

#797d8e background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #797d8e">…</p>

#797d8e shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797d8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7961998
Binary
01111001, 01111101, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#797d8e
LRV
≈ 20.7%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 2.427
RGB
rgb(121, 125, 142)
RGBA
rgba(121, 125, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.322, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 48.769%, blue: 55.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815218 / 0xff797d8e
HSL
hsl(229, 9%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 9%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.571), saturation: 15% (0.148), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 228.571, saturation: 14.789%, perceived brightness: 49.369%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.667, S: 12.099, L: 52.603
Cubehelix
H: -133.123, S: 0.133, L: 0.493
TSL
T: -2.471, S: 0.032, L: 0.493
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 12% (0.120), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 20.100, Y: 20.685, Z: 28.520
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.298, Y: 20.685
CIELab
L: 52.603, a: 2.189, b: -9.684
CIELuv
L: 52.603, u: -3.103, v: -14.192
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.603, C: 9.928, H: 282.735
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.603, C: 14.527, H: 257.667
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.481, a: -0.703, b: -5.343
CIECAM02
J: 42.144, C: 14.153, h: 265.197, Q: 127.902, M: 12.376, s: 31.107, H: 313.828
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -1.748, green: 0.193
LMS
L: 18.984, M: 21.144, S: 28.388
YCbCr
Y: 124.013, Cb: 136.055, Cr: 125.037
YCoCg
Y: 128.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 125.742, Db: 24.461, Dr: 9.021
YPbPr
Y: 125.372, Pb: 8.960, Pr: -2.782
xvYCC
Y: 123.672, Cb: 135.871, Cr: 125.556
YIQ
Y: 125.742, I: -7.844, Q: 4.443
YUV
Y: 125.742, U: 8.002, V: -4.160
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/2 ΔE = 1.944
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 6.958

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