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#7981a8 Hex Color Code

#7981a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7981a8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7981a8 is comprised of 47.45% red, 50.59% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #7981a8 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.64 nm.

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#7981a8 linear gradient to complementary #a4a37d

  1. #7981a8
  2. #8286a1
  3. #8a8c9a
  4. #919293
  5. #98978c
  6. #9e9d85
  7. #a4a37d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #61698f
  2. #697197
  3. #71799f
  4. #7981a8
  5. #8189b1
  6. #8a91b9
  7. #929ac2

Tones

  1. #7981a8
  2. #7e84a4
  3. #8286a0
  4. #86899d
  5. #8a8c99
  6. #8d8e95
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#7981a8 to white

  1. #7981a8
  2. #8f95b6
  3. #a5a9c4
  4. #bbbed3
  5. #d1d3e1
  6. #e8e9f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7981a8 to black

  1. #7981a8
  2. #646a8a
  3. #50556d
  4. #3d4051
  5. #2a2c37
  6. #19191e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 0.262 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Romanesque 620D-5
      #7a82a6
      ΔE = 0.934 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Live Jazz S570-5
      #87819c
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Bloomsberry
      #847ca6
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Purple Twilight / 90BB 21/220
      #7b78a3
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 5 / 90BB 26/227
      #8085ae
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Marble Swirl 2 / 90BB 21/220
      #71779e
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Pancho / T58-6
      #8085a6
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Soft Charcoal / 586
      #838298
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. DD422-4
      #7d819f
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  22. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  23. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  24. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  25. Caparol

    1. 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  26. Nerolac

    1. Ashberry - 2355
      #7783a2
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  30. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7667 C
      #6e7ca0
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 652
      #788cb3
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Queen's Wreath / 1426
      #7d829e
      ΔE = 3.171 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Spring Purple / 2070-40
      #8883a7
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  33. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  35. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  38. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  40. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 4-43-5 Lavender Eyes
      #867e9a
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  42. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  43. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  44. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  45. General Paint

    1. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Conceal / CL 2455D
      #887fa6
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  46. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  48. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  49. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  50. Valspar Paint

    1. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  51. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Skysail Blue / 346-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  52. Tollens

    1. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  53. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  54. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  55. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Purple Ribbon / P097-C6
      #857caa
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  57. KILZ

    1. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  58. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  60. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  61. Sto

    1. 34320
      #7b8298
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  62. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  63. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  64. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  65. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  66. Sikkens

    1. U6.14.43
      #737d95
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  67. AMC

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  68. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

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#7981a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7981a8 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #7981a8">…</p>

#7981a8 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #7981a8">…</p>

#7981a8 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7981a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7963048
Binary
01111001, 10000001, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#7981a8
LRV
≈ 22.6%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 3.687
RGB
rgb(121, 129, 168)
RGBA
rgba(121, 129, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.309, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 50.132%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814168 / 0xff7981a8
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.787), saturation: 28% (0.280), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 229.787, saturation: 27.976%, perceived brightness: 51.675%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.426, S: 29.240, L: 54.650
Cubehelix
H: -131.946, S: 0.302, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -2.524, S: 0.068, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.280), magenta: 23% (0.232), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 22.801, Y: 22.592, Z: 40.198
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.264, Y: 22.592
CIELab
L: 54.650, a: 6.154, b: -21.665
CIELuv
L: 54.650, u: -6.198, v: -33.202
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.650, C: 22.523, H: 285.858
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.650, C: 33.775, H: 259.426
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.531, a: 2.450, b: -16.871
CIECAM02
J: 44.104, C: 27.672, h: 267.533, Q: 130.843, M: 24.199, s: 43.005, H: 315.084
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -3.824, green: 0.157
LMS
L: 19.886, M: 22.552, S: 39.906
YCbCr
Y: 128.577, Cb: 146.305, Cr: 121.719
YCoCg
Y: 136.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 131.054, Db: 55.587, Dr: 19.127
YPbPr
Y: 130.104, Pb: 20.420, Pr: -5.794
xvYCC
Y: 127.736, Cb: 145.938, Cr: 122.910
YIQ
Y: 131.054, I: -17.295, Q: 10.443
YUV
Y: 131.054, U: 18.182, V: -8.820
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.902
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 8.950

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