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#797e8e Hex Color Code

#797e8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797e8e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797e8e is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.41% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #797e8e has a hue of 226° (degrees), 9% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.36 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#797e8e linear gradient to complementary #8e8b79

  1. #797e8e
  2. #7d808b
  3. #818287
  4. #848484
  5. #888780
  6. #8b897d
  7. #8e8b79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #626776
  2. #6a6e7e
  3. #717686
  4. #797e8e
  5. #818696
  6. #898e9e
  7. #9196a6

Tints and Shades

#797e8e to white

  1. #797e8e
  2. #8e92a0
  3. #a4a7b2
  4. #babcc5
  5. #d1d2d8
  6. #e8e8eb
  7. #ffffff

#797e8e to black

  1. #797e8e
  2. #646875
  3. #50535d
  4. #3c3e46
  5. #2a2b30
  6. #18191b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-39-4 Evening Grey
      #7b7e8e
      ΔE = 0.669 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. ★ 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Modern Maestro R183C
      #767e8f
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Pacific Coast
      #707787
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gris mystique
      #788091
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Gris Stafford
      #777f93
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 610F-6 Deep Smoke Signal
      #757b8b
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 620F-5 Majestic Mount
      #74788b
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. ★ Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-63 Marquess
      #777a88
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 4440
      #788094
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 60 0 0 / Granit 30
      #787888
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #7c818d
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Light Royal Blue
      #777d93
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea Life / 2118-40
      #7c7d89
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. ★ Luxe / AF-580
      #757e93
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Traffic Jam
      #767c88
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2360 U
      #7e7d8e
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 17-3907 TCX
      #7e7d88
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Your Shadow / 490
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Evening Shadow / 30BB 21/056
      #797e89
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Shady Blue / 10BB 22/096
      #768393
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 23 - Purple
      #7d7c8a
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cosmic Quartz
      #76798c
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Deauville Blue
      #717d92
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. Memphis Blues 70BB 23/067
      #777b86
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  24. Resene

    1. Kookaburra B63-017-281
      #818392
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Rugged Lavender B62-011-275
      #80818b
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  25. Brillux

    1. 57.06.21
      #798391
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4010-R70B
      #7f7e8a
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. S 4010-R90B
      #767e89
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Steel Drum
      #7f808b
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Istanbul / T12 38.F11
      #787889
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Suzette / 7191
      #7f8095
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  31. Sto

    1. 34320
      #7b8298
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  32. Ford

    1. Oxford Gray
      #767e88
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-4 Gargoyle
      #828595
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 23.7%

#797e8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797e8e foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #797e8e">…</p>

#797e8e background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #797e8e">…</p>

#797e8e shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797e8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7962254
Binary
01111001, 01111110, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#797e8e
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 2.900
RGB
rgb(121, 126, 142)
RGBA
rgba(121, 126, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.324, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814962 / 0xff797e8e
HSL
hsl(226, 9%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 9%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.714), saturation: 15% (0.148), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 225.714, saturation: 14.789%, perceived brightness: 49.597%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.171, S: 12.520, L: 52.883
Cubehelix
H: -135.985, S: 0.130, L: 0.495
TSL
T: -2.346, S: 0.032, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 11% (0.113), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 20.227, Y: 20.939, Z: 28.562
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.300, Y: 20.939
CIELab
L: 52.883, a: 1.608, b: -9.264
CIELuv
L: 52.883, u: -3.575, v: -13.502
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.883, C: 9.403, H: 279.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.883, C: 13.967, H: 255.171
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.760, a: -1.176, b: -4.976
CIECAM02
J: 42.411, C: 13.777, h: 262.067, Q: 128.307, M: 12.047, s: 30.642, H: 312.169
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -1.672, green: 0.272
LMS
L: 19.180, M: 21.487, S: 28.433
YCbCr
Y: 124.517, Cb: 135.764, Cr: 124.669
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 126.329, Db: 23.578, Dr: 10.137
YPbPr
Y: 126.087, Pb: 8.575, Pr: -3.236
xvYCC
Y: 124.286, Cb: 135.533, Cr: 125.157
YIQ
Y: 126.329, I: -8.119, Q: 3.921
YUV
Y: 126.329, U: 7.713, V: -4.675
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/2 ΔE = 1.567
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.154

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