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#797dcc Hex Color Code

#797dcc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797dcc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797dcc is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.02% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #797dcc has a hue of 237° (degrees), 45% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.93 nm.

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#797dcc linear gradient to complementary #bbc97c

  1. #797dcc
  2. #8989c0
  3. #9796b3
  4. #a2a2a6
  5. #abaf99
  6. #b4bc8b
  7. #bbc97c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f65b1
  2. #686dba
  3. #7075c3
  4. #797dcc
  5. #8285d5
  6. #8b8ede
  7. #9396e7

Tones

  1. #797dcc
  2. #8283c5
  3. #8a89bf
  4. #9190b8
  5. #9896b1
  6. #9e9daa
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#797dcc to white

  1. #797dcc
  2. #9191d5
  3. #a7a6dd
  4. #bebce6
  5. #d4d2ee
  6. #e9e8f7
  7. #ffffff

#797dcc to black

  1. #797dcc
  2. #6467a7
  3. #515283
  4. #3d3e61
  5. #2b2b41
  6. #191923
  7. #000000

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      #747cc8
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
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      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 2124 U
      #6f77cc
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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      #767fd7
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  5. Resene

    1. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 22.4%

#797dcc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797dcc foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #797dcc">…</p>

#797dcc background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #797dcc">…</p>

#797dcc shadow

Creativity takes courage.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7962060
Binary
01111001, 01111101, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#797dcc
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 2.271
RGB
rgb(121, 125, 204)
RGBA
rgba(121, 125, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.278, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.489%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8815156 / 0xff797dcc
HSL
hsl(237, 45%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 45%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.108), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 237.108, saturation: 40.686%, perceived brightness: 53.041%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.468, S: 58.665, L: 55.166
Cubehelix
H: -125.396, S: 0.572, L: 0.520
TSL
T: -2.835, S: 0.114, L: 0.521
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.407), magenta: 39% (0.387), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 26.115, Y: 23.091, Z: 60.196
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.211, Y: 23.091
CIELab
L: 55.166, a: 18.303, b: -41.447
CIELuv
L: 55.166, u: -6.431, v: -66.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.166, C: 45.309, H: 293.826
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.166, C: 66.706, H: 264.468
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.053, a: 12.915, b: -40.636
CIECAM02
J: 44.538, C: 46.634, h: 272.910, Q: 131.486, M: 40.780, s: 55.691, H: 318.030
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.343, jaune: -7.401, green: -0.399
LMS
L: 19.281, M: 21.189, S: 59.589
YCbCr
Y: 130.089, Cb: 163.273, Cr: 120.635
YCgCo
Y: 143.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 132.810, Db: 107.107, Dr: 22.475
YPbPr
Y: 129.836, Pb: 39.960, Pr: -5.634
xvYCC
Y: 127.506, Cb: 163.102, Cr: 123.051
YIQ
Y: 132.810, I: -27.763, Q: 23.734
YUV
Y: 132.810, U: 35.034, V: -10.361
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.257
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.769

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