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#7986b4 Hex Color Code

#7986b4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7986b4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7986b4 is comprised of 47.45% red, 52.55% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #7986b4 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 28% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.88 nm.

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#7986b4 linear gradient to complementary #aeaa7f

  1. #7986b4
  2. #848cac
  3. #8e92a3
  4. #97989a
  5. #9f9e91
  6. #a7a488
  7. #aeaa7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f6d99
  2. #6875a2
  3. #707eab
  4. #7986b4
  5. #828fbd
  6. #8a97c6
  7. #93a0cf

Tones

  1. #7986b4
  2. #7f89af
  3. #848caa
  4. #898ea6
  5. #8e91a1
  6. #93949c
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#7986b4 to white

  1. #7986b4
  2. #8f99c0
  3. #a5adcd
  4. #bcc1d9
  5. #d2d5e6
  6. #e8eaf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7986b4 to black

  1. #7986b4
  2. #646e93
  3. #505874
  4. #3d4256
  5. #2a2d3a
  6. #191a20
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6124
      #7685b1
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 UP
      #7387b7
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 10252 C
      #7185aa
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 2221
      #8088ac
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 5 / 90BB 26/227
      #8085ae
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 81BB 29/221
      #848db5
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Thebes / CL 2435D
      #8388b3
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. U9.25.45
      #7380af
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. V2.20.43
      #777ca2
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. Terre immense
      #7e8ab1
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  14. Wattyl

    1. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  15. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.246 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  17. Glidden

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  19. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Deep Egyptian Blue / HC11
      #6281ba
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  22. Matthews Paint

    1. Humo Blue Met. / 27858
      #6c87b9
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Cornwall Blue / 965
      #7084a9
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  23. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.018 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #858caf
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  31. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  32. GM / General Motors

    1. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 664
      #80829e
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 3.209 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  35. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  36. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  37. CIL

    1. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 25
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 280 60 20
      #8390b3
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  40. Duron

    1. Soulful Blue
      #8484aa
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  41. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  43. FolkArt

    1. Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Light Periwinkle / 640
      #6a88bf
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  44. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Grape Gathering / KM3062-3
      #8886af
      ΔE = 3.715 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  46. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  47. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Iris
      #8b88a8
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  48. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  49. Asian Paints

    1. Grape / 7199
      #8582ad
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Grape Shake / 7223
      #777e9f
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #8987b0
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  51. Vista Paint

    1. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  52. Scib Paints

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  53. Berger

    1. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  54. Olympic

    1. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  55. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  56. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  57. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  58. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  59. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Ashberry - 2355
      #7783a2
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  60. Behr

    1. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  61. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  62. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  63. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  64. Earthpaint

    1. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #8c90b7
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  65. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  66. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  67. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  68. ECOS Paints

    1. Regal Azure (1277)
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  69. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  70. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  71. Tollens

    1. T2097-4
      #8b85ac
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  72. Delta

    1. Lavender / 020470202W
      #827da9
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  73. Beckers

    1. Tidvatten 768 / S 3621-R87B
      #8881af
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  74. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  75. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  76. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  77. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  78. Sto

    1. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  79. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 29.3%

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#7986b4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7986b4 foreground

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="color: #7986b4">…</p>

#7986b4 background

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

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #7986b4">…</p>

#7986b4 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7986b4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7964340
Binary
01111001, 10000110, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#7986b4
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 1.471
RGB
rgb(121, 134, 180)
RGBA
rgba(121, 134, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.308, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 51.629%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8812876 / 0xff7986b4
HSL
hsl(227, 28%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 28%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.780), saturation: 33% (0.328), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 226.780, saturation: 32.778%, perceived brightness: 53.499%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.508, S: 36.415, L: 56.496
Cubehelix
H: -134.902, S: 0.370, L: 0.530
TSL
T: -2.392, S: 0.081, L: 0.531
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.328), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 24.646, Y: 24.410, Z: 46.584
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.255, Y: 24.410
CIELab
L: 56.496, a: 6.360, b: -25.711
CIELuv
L: 56.496, u: -8.829, v: -39.849
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.496, C: 26.486, H: 283.894
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.496, C: 40.815, H: 257.508
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.406, a: 2.584, b: -21.319
CIECAM02
J: 45.906, C: 32.162, h: 264.501, Q: 133.490, M: 28.125, s: 45.901, H: 313.457
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -4.522, green: 0.387
LMS
L: 20.982, M: 24.378, S: 46.217
YCbCr
Y: 132.273, Cb: 150.118, Cr: 119.027
YCoCg
Y: 142.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 15.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.357, Db: 67.168, Dr: 27.311
YPbPr
Y: 134.543, Pb: 24.495, Pr: -8.616
xvYCC
Y: 131.549, Cb: 149.517, Cr: 120.431
YIQ
Y: 135.357, I: -22.522, Q: 11.563
YUV
Y: 135.357, U: 21.970, V: -12.595
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.433
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 8.919

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