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#7988db Hex Color Code

#7988db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7988db is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7988db is comprised of 47.45% red, 53.33% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #7988db has a hue of 231° (degrees), 58% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.25 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#7988db linear gradient to complementary #c6ce86

  1. #7988db
  2. #8c93ce
  3. #9b9ec0
  4. #a8aab3
  5. #b4b6a4
  6. #bdc296
  7. #c6ce86

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c6ebe
  2. #6677c8
  3. #6f7fd1
  4. #7988db
  5. #8391e5
  6. #8c9aef
  7. #96a3f9

Tones

  1. #7988db
  2. #848dd3
  3. #8d93cb
  4. #9599c3
  5. #9d9ebb
  6. #a4a4b2
  7. #aaaaaa / #aaa

Tints and Shades

#7988db to white

  1. #7988db
  2. #929be1
  3. #a9aee8
  4. #bfc2ee
  5. #d5d6f4
  6. #eaeaf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7988db to black

  1. #7988db
  2. #6570b3
  3. #51598c
  4. #3e4367
  5. #2b2e45
  6. #1a1a25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #8b87c9
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. Plascon

    1. Smoky Day B7-C2-1
      #8080d0
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  4. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7452
      #8c8fd6
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  7. Caparol

    1. 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R60B
      #8b85c7
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  14. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  15. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  16. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. V4.25.55
      #8c8ec8
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  17. Behr

    1. Brocade MQ4-29
      #8c87c7
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  19. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Kissin' Cousins
      #8e8bc6
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 28.3%

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#7988db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7988db foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #7988db">…</p>

#7988db background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #7988db">…</p>

#7988db shadow

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7988db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7964891
Binary
01111001, 10001000, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#7988db
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#78d ΔE = 0.404
RGB
rgb(121, 136, 219)
RGBA
rgba(121, 136, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.286, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 52.552%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8812325 / 0xff7988db
HSL
hsl(231, 58%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 58%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.816), saturation: 45% (0.447), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 230.816, saturation: 44.749%, perceived brightness: 56.425%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.161, S: 68.112, L: 58.776
Cubehelix
H: -130.970, S: 0.641, L: 0.551
TSL
T: -2.568, S: 0.124, L: 0.553
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.447), magenta: 38% (0.379), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 29.472, Y: 26.786, Z: 70.621
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.211, Y: 26.786
CIELab
L: 58.776, a: 16.112, b: -44.199
CIELuv
L: 58.776, u: -11.109, v: -71.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.776, C: 47.044, H: 290.028
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.776, C: 72.292, H: 261.161
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.755, a: 11.073, b: -44.674
CIECAM02
J: 48.113, C: 49.590, h: 267.546, Q: 136.660, M: 43.365, s: 56.331, H: 315.090
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.342, jaune: -7.850, green: 0.236
LMS
L: 21.635, M: 25.164, S: 69.902
YCbCr
Y: 137.103, Cb: 166.657, Cr: 115.522
YCoCg
Y: 153.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 140.977, Db: 117.389, Dr: 38.006
YPbPr
Y: 138.781, Pb: 43.225, Pr: -11.318
xvYCC
Y: 135.188, Cb: 165.970, Cr: 118.058
YIQ
Y: 140.977, I: -35.601, Q: 22.652
YUV
Y: 140.977, U: 38.396, V: -17.526
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.629
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 6.130

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