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#797ec5 Hex Color Code

#797ec5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #797ec5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #797ec5 is comprised of 47.45% red, 49.41% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #797ec5 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 40% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.55 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#797ec5 linear gradient to complementary #b7c27c

  1. #797ec5
  2. #8889ba
  3. #9494ae
  4. #9f9fa3
  5. #a8ab96
  6. #b0b68a
  7. #b7c27c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f66aa
  2. #686eb3
  3. #7076bc
  4. #797ec5
  5. #8286ce
  6. #8a8fd7
  7. #9397e0

Tones

  1. #797ec5
  2. #8183bf
  3. #8889b9
  4. #8f8eb2
  5. #9494ac
  6. #9a99a6
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#797ec5 to white

  1. #797ec5
  2. #9092cf
  3. #a7a7d9
  4. #bdbce2
  5. #d3d2ec
  6. #e9e8f5
  7. #ffffff

#797ec5 to black

  1. #797ec5
  2. #6468a1
  3. #50537f
  4. #3d3e5e
  5. #2b2b3f
  6. #191922
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 0.486 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2115 XGC
      #707bbd
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  8. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  9. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  15. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 21.0%

#797ec5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#797ec5 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #797ec5">…</p>

#797ec5 background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #797ec5">…</p>

#797ec5 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #797ec5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7962309
Binary
01111001, 01111110, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#797ec5
LRV
≈ 23.0%
Closest short hex
#77b ΔE = 2.686
RGB
rgb(121, 126, 197)
RGBA
rgba(121, 126, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.284, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814907 / 0xff797ec5
HSL
hsl(236, 40%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 40%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.053), saturation: 39% (0.386), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 236.053, saturation: 38.579%, perceived brightness: 52.790%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.867, S: 52.864, L: 55.090
Cubehelix
H: -126.284, S: 0.518, L: 0.519
TSL
T: -2.791, S: 0.105, L: 0.520
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.386), magenta: 36% (0.360), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 25.421, Y: 23.017, Z: 55.916
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.221, Y: 23.017
CIELab
L: 55.090, a: 15.727, b: -37.592
CIELuv
L: 55.090, u: -6.433, v: -59.869
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.090, C: 40.749, H: 292.703
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.090, C: 60.214, H: 263.867
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.976, a: 10.625, b: -35.519
CIECAM02
J: 44.483, C: 43.144, h: 272.373, Q: 131.404, M: 37.728, s: 53.583, H: 317.732
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.318, jaune: -6.695, green: -0.299
LMS
L: 19.436, M: 21.526, S: 55.377
YCbCr
Y: 129.907, Cb: 159.909, Cr: 120.764
YCgCo
Y: 142.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.599, Db: 96.893, Dr: 22.072
YPbPr
Y: 130.047, Pb: 36.075, Pr: -5.766
xvYCC
Y: 127.687, Cb: 159.689, Cr: 122.935
YIQ
Y: 132.599, I: -25.788, Q: 21.033
YUV
Y: 132.599, U: 31.693, V: -10.176
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.341
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 8.244

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