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#7981b6 Hex Color Code

#7981b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7981b6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7981b6 is comprised of 47.45% red, 50.59% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #7981b6 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 29% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.06 nm.

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#7981b6 linear gradient to complementary #afb27d

  1. #7981b6
  2. #8589ad
  3. #8f91a4
  4. #98999b
  5. #a1a191
  6. #a8aa87
  7. #afb27d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #60699c
  2. #6871a5
  3. #7179ad
  4. #7981b6
  5. #8189bf
  6. #8a92c8
  7. #939ad1

Tones

  1. #7981b6
  2. #7f85b1
  3. #8589ac
  4. #8a8ca7
  5. #8f90a2
  6. #94949d
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#7981b6 to white

  1. #7981b6
  2. #8f95c2
  3. #a6a9ce
  4. #bcbeda
  5. #d2d3e7
  6. #e8e9f3
  7. #ffffff

#7981b6 to black

  1. #7981b6
  2. #646a95
  3. #505575
  4. #3d4057
  5. #2a2c3b
  6. #191920
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  3. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 U
      #7a81bb
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 7675 C
      #7c7fab
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6318
      #797daf
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-5 Pristine Petal
      #8184b7
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  14. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  17. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  19. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  21. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  23. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  26. CIL

    1. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4246 Lilac Splendor 90BB 26/227
      #7b7fa9
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  29. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 24.1%

#7981b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7981b6 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #7981b6">…</p>

#7981b6 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #7981b6">…</p>

#7981b6 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7981b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7963062
Binary
01111001, 10000001, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#7981b6
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 2.981
RGB
rgb(121, 129, 182)
RGBA
rgba(121, 129, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.299, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.502%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814154 / 0xff7981b6
HSL
hsl(232, 29%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 29%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.131), saturation: 34% (0.335), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 232.131, saturation: 33.516%, perceived brightness: 52.499%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.350, S: 40.039, L: 55.218
Cubehelix
H: -129.749, S: 0.400, L: 0.519
TSL
T: -2.625, S: 0.085, L: 0.520
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.335), magenta: 29% (0.291), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 24.177, Y: 23.142, Z: 47.440
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.244, Y: 23.142
CIELab
L: 55.218, a: 9.827, b: -28.830
CIELuv
L: 55.218, u: -6.862, v: -45.103
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.218, C: 30.459, H: 288.822
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.218, C: 45.622, H: 261.350
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.106, a: 5.522, b: -24.795
CIECAM02
J: 44.642, C: 34.910, h: 269.553, Q: 131.638, M: 30.528, s: 48.157, H: 316.181
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -5.101, green: 0.016
LMS
L: 19.954, M: 22.562, S: 47.040
YCbCr
Y: 129.949, Cb: 152.451, Cr: 120.725
YCgCo
Y: 140.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 132.650, Db: 74.249, Dr: 22.165
YPbPr
Y: 131.112, Pb: 27.420, Pr: -6.438
xvYCC
Y: 128.602, Cb: 152.087, Cr: 122.345
YIQ
Y: 132.650, I: -21.793, Q: 14.799
YUV
Y: 132.650, U: 24.286, V: -10.221
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.246
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 8.672

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