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#7986c6 Hex Color Code

#7986c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7986c6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7986c6 is comprised of 47.45% red, 52.55% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #7986c6 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 40% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.14 nm.

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#7986c6 linear gradient to complementary #babd82

  1. #7986c6
  2. #888fbb
  3. #9498b1
  4. #9fa1a5
  5. #a9aa9a
  6. #b2b38e
  7. #babd82

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e6daa
  2. #6775b4
  3. #707dbd
  4. #7986c6
  5. #828fcf
  6. #8b97d9
  7. #94a0e2

Tones

  1. #7986c6
  2. #818ac0
  3. #888eba
  4. #8f93b3
  5. #9597ad
  6. #9b9ca6
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#7986c6 to white

  1. #7986c6
  2. #9099d0
  3. #a7add9
  4. #bdc1e3
  5. #d3d5ec
  6. #e9eaf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7986c6 to black

  1. #7986c6
  2. #646ea2
  3. #50587f
  4. #3d425e
  5. #2b2d3f
  6. #191a22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 0.699 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5942 - Faraway Sky
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 0.699 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Faraway Sky / 643
      #8980c1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 0.802 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 0.802 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 66BB 29/332
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  7. Nerolac

    1. ★ Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. V4.25.55
      #8c8ec8
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  16. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  17. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  20. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 3.116 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  21. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Downy Dew B7-E2-2
      #8c8cbc
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  22. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2097-5
      #8683ba
      ΔE = 3.491 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 3.583 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  30. Behr

    1. Larkspur Bouquet 600B-5
      #778bbf
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  34. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  35. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  36. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  37. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 272 CP
      #7f7db7
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 7452
      #8c8fd6
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Lights / NP PB 1448 T
      #8785b6
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 4.531 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  40. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. Violet Iris 05RB 29/276
      #8784b6
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  43. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 2-40-5 Easter Parade
      #8681b3
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  44. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  46. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  48. ECOS Paints

    1. Wind Star (1270)
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Regal Azure (1277)
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  49. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  50. FolkArt

    1. Light Periwinkle / 640
      #6a88bf
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  51. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  52. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Grape Gathering
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  53. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  54. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Grape Gathering / 7199
      #8481ae
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  55. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  56. Clark+Kensington

    1. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  57. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  58. Asian Paints

    1. French Purple / 7215
      #8892ca
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  59. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  60. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  61. Matthews Paint

    1. Tetra Blue Met. / 22007
      #647eb9
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Humo Blue Met. / 27858
      #6c87b9
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  62. CIL

    1. Lilac Splendor
      #8587b0
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

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#7986c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7986c6 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #7986c6">…</p>

#7986c6 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #7986c6">…</p>

#7986c6 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7986c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7964358
Binary
01111001, 10000110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#7986c6
LRV
≈ 25.2%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 1.149
RGB
rgb(121, 134, 198)
RGBA
rgba(121, 134, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.296, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 51.813%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8812858 / 0xff7986c6
HSL
hsl(230, 40%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 40%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.870), saturation: 39% (0.389), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 229.870, saturation: 38.889%, perceived brightness: 54.603%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.181, S: 51.015, L: 57.261
Cubehelix
H: -131.867, S: 0.497, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -2.527, S: 0.102, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.389), magenta: 32% (0.323), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 26.600, Y: 25.191, Z: 56.876
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.232, Y: 25.191
CIELab
L: 57.261, a: 11.273, b: -34.759
CIELuv
L: 57.261, u: -9.547, v: -55.164
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.261, C: 36.542, H: 287.968
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.261, C: 55.984, H: 260.181
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.191, a: 6.768, b: -32.053
CIECAM02
J: 46.638, C: 40.890, h: 267.219, Q: 134.549, M: 35.757, s: 51.552, H: 314.914
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.288, jaune: -6.145, green: 0.229
LMS
L: 21.078, M: 24.393, S: 56.354
YCbCr
Y: 134.037, Cb: 158.020, Cr: 117.749
YCoCg
Y: 146.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.409, Db: 91.162, Dr: 31.217
YPbPr
Y: 135.839, Pb: 33.495, Pr: -9.444
xvYCC
Y: 132.662, Cb: 157.423, Cr: 119.704
YIQ
Y: 137.409, I: -28.305, Q: 17.164
YUV
Y: 137.409, U: 29.818, V: -14.396
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.585
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 7.960

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