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#799bbb Hex Color Code

#799bbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #799bbb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #799bbb is comprised of 47.45% red, 60.78% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #799bbb has a hue of 209° (degrees), 33% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.01 nm.

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#799bbb linear gradient to complementary #b39e81

  1. #799bbb
  2. #869bb1
  3. #919ca8
  4. #9b9c9e
  5. #a39d95
  6. #ac9d8b
  7. #b39e81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c7f9d
  2. #6688a7
  3. #6f91b1
  4. #799bbb
  5. #83a5c5
  6. #8caecf
  7. #96b8d9

Tones

  1. #799bbb
  2. #809bb5
  3. #869bb0
  4. #8b9aaa
  5. #919aa5
  6. #959a9f
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#799bbb to white

  1. #799bbb
  2. #90abc6
  3. #a6bbd1
  4. #bcccdd
  5. #d2dde8
  6. #e9eef3
  7. #ffffff

#799bbb to black

  1. #799bbb
  2. #647f99
  3. #506578
  4. #3d4b59
  5. #2a333c
  6. #191d21
  7. #000000

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  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Moody Blue / CL 2344D
      #7b99bc
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7454 U
      #7599bb
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ P 110-12 U
      #7896b2
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Blue Marble R171C
      #8399b7
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 33/211
      #7d9ebd
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #7e9ebc
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Ticking Stripe / 30BB 33/211
      #819db8
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Inca Blue / T64-5
      #839eb9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Pool
      #809dbb
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R80B
      #7797b7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Sultry Step 27-9
      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Smiling Eyes 27-24
      #86a0bc
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Periwinkle Blue
      #7c9ec3
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-d4
      #7d9fc0
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Bluesy Note - 9064
      #7c9ab5
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. ★ Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Quiet Peace B3-D2-2
      #7c9cc0
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ Light Crystal Blue
      #7695b4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6113
      #829ebe
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Olde World Blue 30BB 33/187
      #7a96b3
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  23. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.18
      #839dbc
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. ★ Blue Promise 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  26. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5885 - Denim Tradition
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. DE 5871 - Downpour
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Denim Tradition / 555
      #7f97b5
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Downpour / 577
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  29. Caparol

    1. 2608-R96B
      #8098b8
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  31. Behr

    1. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7326-52 Satin Gown
      #7f9ab2
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 7330-42 Half-moon
      #7da2bf
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7271 - South Port
      #7498bf
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5222T Blue Sideboard
      #809ab2
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 5244T Northern Sky
      #7ea2c1
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  37. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Cottage Blue / NP PB 1511 T
      #869eba
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Fresco Blue / NP PB 1521 T
      #7da0c6
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  40. Tollens

    1. T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  41. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  42. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  43. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  44. Peintures MF

    1. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  45. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 34.7%

#799bbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#799bbb foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #799bbb">…</p>

#799bbb background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #799bbb">…</p>

#799bbb shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #799bbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7969723
Binary
01111001, 10011011, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#799bbb
LRV
≈ 31.1%
Closest short hex
#79b ΔE = 0.995
RGB
rgb(121, 155, 187)
RGBA
rgba(121, 155, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.335, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.563%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8807493 / 0xff799bbb
HSL
hsl(209, 33%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 33%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.091), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 209.091, saturation: 35.294%, perceived brightness: 58.780%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.730, S: 43.436, L: 62.587
Cubehelix
H: -154.926, S: 0.385, L: 0.582
TSL
T: -2.186, S: 0.097, L: 0.582
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 28.573, Y: 31.094, Z: 51.500
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.280, Y: 31.094
CIELab
L: 62.587, a: -3.789, b: -20.334
CIELuv
L: 62.587, u: -17.790, v: -30.480
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.587, C: 20.684, H: 259.445
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.587, C: 35.292, H: 239.730
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.762, a: -6.117, b: -15.725
CIECAM02
J: 52.119, C: 29.974, h: 242.501, Q: 142.236, M: 26.212, s: 42.928, H: 302.351
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.176, jaune: -3.500, green: 1.731
LMS
L: 25.933, M: 32.992, S: 51.154
YCbCr
Y: 143.543, Cb: 147.080, Cr: 110.802
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 13.750
YDbDr
Y: 148.482, Db: 57.956, Dr: 52.266
YPbPr
Y: 150.062, Pb: 19.910, Pr: -18.472
xvYCC
Y: 144.877, Cb: 145.490, Cr: 111.774
YIQ
Y: 148.482, I: -30.535, Q: 2.767
YUV
Y: 148.482, U: 18.956, V: -24.110
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.483
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 8.423

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