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#79a0ee Hex Color Code

#79a0ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79a0ee is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79a0ee is comprised of 47.45% red, 62.75% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #79a0ee has a hue of 220° (degrees), 77% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.15 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#79a0ee linear gradient to complementary #cfc998

  1. #79a0ee
  2. #8ea6e0
  3. #9fadd2
  4. #adb4c4
  5. #babbb6
  6. #c5c2a7
  7. #cfc998

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5882cd
  2. #638cd8
  3. #6e96e3
  4. #79a0ee
  5. #84aaf9
  6. #8fb5ff
  7. #9abfff

Tones

  1. #79a0ee
  2. #86a3e4
  3. #91a6da
  4. #9ba9d1
  5. #a4acc7
  6. #acb0bd
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#79a0ee to white

  1. #79a0ee
  2. #93aff1
  3. #aabef4
  4. #c0cef7
  5. #d6defa
  6. #ebeefd
  7. #ffffff

#79a0ee to black

  1. #79a0ee
  2. #6583c2
  3. #516898
  4. #3e4d70
  5. #2c344a
  6. #1a1d27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 32.0%

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#79a0ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79a0ee foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #79a0ee">…</p>

#79a0ee background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #79a0ee">…</p>

#79a0ee shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79a0ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7971054
Binary
01111001, 10100000, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#79a0ee
LRV
≈ 35.4%
Closest short hex
#79e ΔE = 2.855
RGB
rgb(121, 160, 238)
RGBA
rgba(121, 160, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.308, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.589%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8806162 / 0xff79a0ee
HSL
hsl(220, 77%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 77%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 49% (0.492), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 49.160%, perceived brightness: 63.066%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.902, S: 81.476, L: 66.041
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.735, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.139, L: 0.617
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.492), magenta: 33% (0.328), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 35.883, Y: 35.377, Z: 85.810
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.225, Y: 35.377
CIELab
L: 66.041, a: 7.747, b: -43.287
CIELuv
L: 66.041, u: -20.298, v: -70.333
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.041, C: 43.975, H: 280.146
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.041, C: 73.203, H: 253.902
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.479, a: 3.601, b: -43.903
CIECAM02
J: 55.706, C: 50.648, h: 257.084, Q: 147.049, M: 44.291, s: 54.881, H: 309.579
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.303, jaune: -7.588, green: 1.542
LMS
L: 27.558, M: 35.329, S: 84.974
YCbCr
Y: 151.061, Cb: 168.014, Cr: 105.341
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.231, Db: 121.524, Dr: 68.913
YPbPr
Y: 157.309, Pb: 43.485, Pr: -23.088
xvYCC
Y: 151.101, Cb: 166.199, Cr: 107.719
YIQ
Y: 157.231, I: -48.291, Q: 16.022
YUV
Y: 157.231, U: 39.748, V: -31.786
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.014
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 3.399

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