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#7986b1 Hex Color Code

#7986b1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7986b1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7986b1 is comprised of 47.45% red, 52.55% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #7986b1 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 26% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.3 nm.

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#7986b1 linear gradient to complementary #aba77f

  1. #7986b1
  2. #838ba9
  3. #8d91a1
  4. #959699
  5. #9d9c90
  6. #a4a188
  7. #aba77f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #606d97
  2. #68759f
  3. #707ea8
  4. #7986b1
  5. #828eba
  6. #8a97c3
  7. #93a0cc

Tones

  1. #7986b1
  2. #7e88ac
  3. #848ba8
  4. #888da3
  5. #8d909e
  6. #91929a
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#7986b1 to white

  1. #7986b1
  2. #8f99be
  3. #a5adcb
  4. #bbc1d8
  5. #d2d5e5
  6. #e8eaf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7986b1 to black

  1. #7986b1
  2. #646e91
  3. #505872
  4. #3d4255
  5. #2a2d39
  6. #191a20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6124
      #7685b1
      ΔE = 0.679 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7455 UP
      #7787b7
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. P 107-10 U
      #7a84a1
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 81BB 29/221
      #848db5
      ΔE = 3.088 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  5. Wattyl

    1. ★ Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Blue Intrigue / 553
      #7f809c
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.50
      #818bb3
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. V2.20.43
      #777ca2
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  12. General Paint

    1. Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  13. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Queen's Wreath / 1426
      #7d829e
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Skysail Blue / PPG1167-5
      #818db3
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  21. Glidden

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  28. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  29. CIL

    1. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  31. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  32. Nerolac

    1. Verbena Violet - 2334
      #8486a8
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Grand Ballroom - 4211
      #8682ae
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  35. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 3.453 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  36. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 3.458 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  37. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  38. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  39. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  40. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  44. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  45. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Window Blue / 9143
      #8593c0
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  46. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-R70B
      #8485a1
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  47. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  48. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  49. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  50. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Skysail Blue B46-4
      #7d90b1
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  51. Vista Paint

    1. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  52. Scib Paints

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Kings Court / 7224
      #8991b2
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  53. Berger

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  54. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  55. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  57. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  58. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  59. Behr

    1. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  60. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  61. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  62. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  63. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #868faf
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  64. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  65. Valspar Paint

    1. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  66. Tollens

    1. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  67. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  68. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 23.2%

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#7986b1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7986b1 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #7986b1">…</p>

#7986b1 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #7986b1">…</p>

#7986b1 shadow

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7986b1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7964337
Binary
01111001, 10000110, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#7986b1
LRV
≈ 24.3%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 2.125
RGB
rgb(121, 134, 177)
RGBA
rgba(121, 134, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.310, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 51.589%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8812879 / 0xff7986b1
HSL
hsl(226, 26%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 26%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.071), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 226.071, saturation: 31.638%, perceived brightness: 53.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.854, S: 34.027, L: 56.376
Cubehelix
H: -135.620, S: 0.349, L: 0.529
TSL
T: -2.362, S: 0.078, L: 0.529
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.316), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 24.344, Y: 24.289, Z: 44.992
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.259, Y: 24.289
CIELab
L: 56.376, a: 5.568, b: -24.181
CIELuv
L: 56.376, u: -8.710, v: -37.293
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.376, C: 24.814, H: 282.966
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.376, C: 38.297, H: 256.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.283, a: 1.925, b: -19.629
CIECAM02
J: 45.791, C: 30.636, h: 263.781, Q: 133.322, M: 26.791, s: 44.827, H: 313.074
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -4.250, green: 0.418
LMS
L: 20.967, M: 24.376, S: 44.648
YCbCr
Y: 131.979, Cb: 148.801, Cr: 119.240
YCoCg
Y: 141.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 135.015, Db: 63.169, Dr: 26.660
YPbPr
Y: 134.327, Pb: 22.995, Pr: -8.478
xvYCC
Y: 131.363, Cb: 148.200, Cr: 120.553
YIQ
Y: 135.015, I: -21.559, Q: 10.630
YUV
Y: 135.015, U: 20.662, V: -12.295
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.793
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 9.013

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