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#797d99 Hex Color Code

#797d99 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797d99 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797d99 is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.02% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #797d99 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 14% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.37 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#797d99 linear gradient to complementary #98977a

  1. #797d99
  2. #7f8194
  3. #85858f
  4. #8a8a8a
  5. #8f8e85
  6. #94937f
  7. #98977a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626681
  2. #696d89
  3. #717591
  4. #797d99
  5. #8185a1
  6. #898da9
  7. #9195b2

Tints and Shades

#797d99 to white

  1. #797d99
  2. #8e91a9
  3. #a4a6ba
  4. #babccb
  5. #d1d2dc
  6. #e8e8ed
  7. #ffffff

#797d99 to black

  1. #797d99
  2. #64677e
  3. #505263
  4. #3c3e4a
  5. #2a2b33
  6. #19191d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Woodwitch / T59-7
      #7b7d97
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #7d809a
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Intrigue / 553
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Adrian
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Queen's Wreath / 1426
      #7d829e
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wish / 90BB 21/220
      #797a9b
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Royal Blue
      #777d93
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Phoinis / CL 2415D
      #7e82a2
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  14. Tollens

    1. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  15. Caparol

    1. H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Bolero 4
      #807c9c
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Dulux

    1. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  17. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  20. Brillux

    1. 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  22. Glidden

    1. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Suzette / 7191
      #7f8095
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  24. Behr

    1. Carousel EIC-16
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Suzette / KM3054-3
      #827e96
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  27. Sto

    1. 34320
      #7b8298
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Gala Glitter / NP PB 1462 D
      #79778f
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 21.1%

#797d99 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797d99 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #797d99">…</p>

#797d99 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #797d99">…</p>

#797d99 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797d99">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7962009
Binary
01111001, 01111101, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#797d99
LRV
≈ 21.0%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 2.951
RGB
rgb(121, 125, 153)
RGBA
rgba(121, 125, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.313, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.488%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815207 / 0xff797d99
HSL
hsl(232, 14%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 14%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.500), saturation: 21% (0.209), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 232.500, saturation: 20.915%, perceived brightness: 49.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.034, S: 19.949, L: 52.984
Cubehelix
H: -129.412, S: 0.211, L: 0.498
TSL
T: -2.641, S: 0.048, L: 0.498
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.209), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 20.967, Y: 21.032, Z: 33.086
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.280, Y: 21.032
CIELab
L: 52.984, a: 4.768, b: -15.521
CIELuv
L: 52.984, u: -3.684, v: -23.348
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.984, C: 16.237, H: 287.077
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.984, C: 23.636, H: 261.034
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.860, a: 1.354, b: -10.672
CIECAM02
J: 42.506, C: 20.820, h: 269.937, Q: 128.450, M: 18.206, s: 37.648, H: 316.391
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -2.760, green: 0.039
LMS
L: 19.027, M: 21.151, S: 32.885
YCbCr
Y: 125.091, Cb: 140.884, Cr: 124.256
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 126.996, Db: 39.124, Dr: 11.408
YPbPr
Y: 126.164, Pb: 14.460, Pr: -3.288
xvYCC
Y: 124.353, Cb: 140.702, Cr: 125.112
YIQ
Y: 126.996, I: -11.378, Q: 7.866
YUV
Y: 126.996, U: 12.798, V: -5.260
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 1.898
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 10.018

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