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#797e8b Hex Color Code

#797e8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797e8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797e8b is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.41% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #797e8b has a hue of 223° (degrees), 7% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.84 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626773
  2. #6a6f7b
  3. #717683
  4. #797e8b
  5. #818693
  6. #898e9b
  7. #9196a3

Tints and Shades

#797e8b to white

  1. #797e8b
  2. #8e929d
  3. #a4a7b0
  4. #babcc3
  5. #d1d2d7
  6. #e8e8eb
  7. #ffffff

#797e8b to black

  1. #797e8b
  2. #646872
  3. #50535b
  4. #3c3e44
  5. #2a2b2f
  6. #18191b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Stormy Night FF50-2
      #7a7e8b
      ΔE = 0.343 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ 610F-6 Deep Smoke Signal
      #757b8b
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Traffic Jam
      #767c88
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Seattle Haze
      #7b7e8d
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Magnet Dapple
      #747d85
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #7c818d
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Memphis Blues 70BB 23/067
      #777b86
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Lilac Hedge 10RB 23/061
      #7d7b85
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4010-R90B
      #767e89
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. ★ S 4010-R70B
      #7f7e8a
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  8. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #7b7e8e
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #7c7a89
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Grecian Silver
      #787f89
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Light Gray
      #777d84
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-63 Marquess
      #777a88
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Oxford Gray
      #767e88
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Smoke
      #727c85
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  13. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Steel Drum
      #7f808b
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8248 - Shadow Mountain
      #7a8089
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gris mystique
      #788091
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Rochelle
      #777e85
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 23 - Purple
      #7d7c8a
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.06.21
      #798391
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 63.06.21
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Rugged Lavender B62-011-275
      #80818b
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Kookaburra B63-017-281
      #818392
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  20. Colortrend

    1. Storm
      #75808b
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26176
      #76808a
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  22. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.45
      #7a8088
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. W0.05.45
      #7f7c87
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  23. CIL

    1. Evening Shadow
      #777e86
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Silver Streak / 2119-40
      #767c84
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. Black Pepper / 2130-40
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  25. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Steel / T169-7
      #717a85
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5010-R70B
      #7b848f
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5010-R50B
      #817f8a
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Shadow Mountain
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  29. Berger

    1. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  31. Dulux

    1. Grey Splendor
      #737b84
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  32. Levis

    1. Mirza
      #737b84
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7545 U
      #78838e
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 2360 U
      #7e7d8e
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  34. Caparol

    1. 4240
      #808494
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 60 0 0 / Granit 30
      #787888
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Slate Tint / 0520
      #818590
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5434
      #767d84
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

#797e8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797e8b foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #797e8b">…</p>

#797e8b background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #797e8b">…</p>

#797e8b 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 #797e8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7962251
Binary
01111001, 01111110, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#797e8b
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 3.315
RGB
rgb(121, 126, 139)
RGBA
rgba(121, 126, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.326, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814965 / 0xff797e8b
HSL
hsl(223, 7%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 7%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.333), saturation: 13% (0.129), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 223.333, saturation: 12.950%, perceived brightness: 49.448%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.769, S: 11.451, L: 52.785
Cubehelix
H: -138.473, S: 0.110, L: 0.494
TSL
T: -2.243, S: 0.028, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.129), magenta: 9% (0.094), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 20.005, Y: 20.850, Z: 27.392
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.306, Y: 20.850
CIELab
L: 52.785, a: 0.932, b: -7.660
CIELuv
L: 52.785, u: -3.424, v: -11.040
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.785, C: 7.716, H: 276.935
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.785, C: 11.559, H: 252.769
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.662, a: -1.706, b: -3.603
CIECAM02
J: 42.318, C: 11.900, h: 258.792, Q: 128.166, M: 10.406, s: 28.494, H: 310.459
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.127, jaune: -1.397, green: 0.318
LMS
L: 19.169, M: 21.485, S: 27.281
YCbCr
Y: 124.223, Cb: 134.447, Cr: 124.882
YCgCo
Y: 128.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 25.750
YDbDr
Y: 125.987, Db: 19.579, Dr: 9.486
YPbPr
Y: 125.871, Pb: 7.075, Pr: -3.098
xvYCC
Y: 124.101, Cb: 134.215, Cr: 125.279
YIQ
Y: 125.987, I: -7.155, Q: 2.987
YUV
Y: 125.987, U: 6.405, V: -4.375
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/2 ΔE = 0.699
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.407

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