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#7981bb Hex Color Code

#7981bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7981bb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7981bb is comprised of 47.45% red, 50.59% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #7981bb has a hue of 233° (degrees), 33% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.6 nm.

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#7981bb linear gradient to complementary #b2b67e

  1. #7981bb
  2. #8689b1
  3. #9192a8
  4. #9a9b9e
  5. #a3a494
  6. #abad89
  7. #b2b67e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6069a1
  2. #6871a9
  3. #7079b2
  4. #7981bb
  5. #8289c4
  6. #8a92cd
  7. #939ad6

Tones

  1. #7981bb
  2. #8085b6
  3. #8689b0
  4. #8b8dab
  5. #9192a5
  6. #9596a0
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#7981bb to white

  1. #7981bb
  2. #9095c6
  3. #a6a9d2
  4. #bcbedd
  5. #d2d3e8
  6. #e9e9f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7981bb to black

  1. #7981bb
  2. #646a99
  3. #505578
  4. #3d4059
  5. #2a2c3c
  6. #191921
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 U
      #7a81bb
      ΔE = 0.220 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. P 104-5 U
      #787fad
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Purple Ribbon / P097-C6
      #857caa
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Grapolicious
      #8e81b7
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Playhouse Purple / 90BB 22/247
      #807bab
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10467
      #8b7fb5
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Faraway Sky / 643
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5942 - Faraway Sky
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6318
      #797daf
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Purple Rhapsody / PPG1247-6
      #8278ad
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  18. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple C50
      #8d84b5
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  22. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Raul / 7158
      #8581b6
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.18.21
      #847eb8
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  27. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Sweet Bianca - 2327
      #8983bd
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 3.143 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  31. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 4246 Lilac Splendor 90BB 26/227
      #7b7fa9
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  33. Sikkens

    1. U9.25.45
      #7380af
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. W0.25.50
      #8a7fba
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  35. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  38. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  39. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Grape / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  43. General Paint

    1. Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  44. Scib Paints

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  45. Berger

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  47. CIL

    1. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  48. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  49. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  50. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  51. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  52. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  54. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Manège
      #8389b0
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  56. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  57. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Rhapsody / 244-6
      #8378ad
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  58. Ford

    1. Lavender
      #8b7faf
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  59. Dulux

    1. 10RB 22/242
      #827da5
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 90BB 26/227
      #8488af
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  60. Behr

    1. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  61. Krylon

    1. Grape
      #8d7fbb
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  62. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-21 Nap Time
      #8f82b7
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  63. Devoe Paint

    1. New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#7981bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7981bb foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #7981bb">…</p>

#7981bb background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #7981bb">…</p>

#7981bb shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7981bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7963067
Binary
01111001, 10000001, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#7981bb
LRV
≈ 23.4%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 3.381
RGB
rgb(121, 129, 187)
RGBA
rgba(121, 129, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.295, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 50.249%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8814149 / 0xff7981bb
HSL
hsl(233, 33%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 33%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.727), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 232.727, saturation: 35.294%, perceived brightness: 52.806%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.813, S: 43.959, L: 55.434
Cubehelix
H: -129.206, S: 0.436, L: 0.521
TSL
T: -2.651, S: 0.091, L: 0.522
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 24.703, Y: 23.352, Z: 50.210
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.238, Y: 23.352
CIELab
L: 55.434, a: 11.180, b: -31.355
CIELuv
L: 55.434, u: -7.100, v: -49.349
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.434, C: 33.288, H: 289.625
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.434, C: 49.857, H: 261.813
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.324, a: 6.678, b: -27.776
CIECAM02
J: 44.844, C: 37.370, h: 269.966, Q: 131.936, M: 32.679, s: 49.769, H: 316.407
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -5.554, green: -0.027
LMS
L: 19.980, M: 22.566, S: 49.768
YCbCr
Y: 130.439, Cb: 154.646, Cr: 120.370
YCoCg
Y: 141.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 13.750
YDbDr
Y: 133.220, Db: 80.914, Dr: 23.250
YPbPr
Y: 131.472, Pb: 29.920, Pr: -6.668
xvYCC
Y: 128.911, Cb: 154.283, Cr: 122.143
YIQ
Y: 133.220, I: -23.399, Q: 16.354
YUV
Y: 133.220, U: 26.466, V: -10.721
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.835
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 8.849

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