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Olympic Boudoir Blue A51-4 / #79a8cf Hex Color Code

#79a8cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79a8cf is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79a8cf is comprised of 47.45% red, 65.88% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #79a8cf has a hue of 207° (degrees), 47% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.36 nm.

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#79a8cf linear gradient to complementary #c4a884

  1. #79a8cf
  2. #8ba8c3
  3. #99a8b6
  4. #a6a8aa
  5. #b1a89d
  6. #bba891
  7. #c4a884

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5989af
  2. #6493b9
  3. #6e9ec4
  4. #79a8cf
  5. #84b3da
  6. #8ebde5
  7. #99c8f0

Tones

  1. #79a8cf
  2. #82a7c8
  3. #8aa7c1
  4. #92a6b9
  5. #98a5b2
  6. #9ea5ab
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#79a8cf to White

  1. #79a8cf
  2. #91b6d7
  3. #a7c4df
  4. #bed3e7
  5. #d4e1ef
  6. #e9f0f7
  7. #ffffff

#79a8cf to Black

  1. #79a8cf
  2. #648aa9
  3. #516d85
  4. #3d5162
  5. #2b3741
  6. #191e23
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.373
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#79a8cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79a8cf foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #79a8cf">…</p>

#79a8cf background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #79a8cf">…</p>

#79a8cf shadow

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

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7973071
Binary
01111001, 10101000, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#79a8cf
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.292
RGB
rgb(121, 168, 207)
RGBA
rgba(121, 168, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.339, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 59.369%, blue: 81.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8804145 / 0xff79a8cf
HSL
hsl(207, 47%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 47%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.209), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 207.209, saturation: 41.546, perceived brightness: 63.026
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.439, S: 52.584, L: 66.956
Cubehelix
H: -157.229, S: 0.517, L: 0.620
TSL
T: -2.123, S: 0.120, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 42 (0.415), magenta: 19 (0.188), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 19 (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 53 (0.525), magenta: 34 (0.341), yellow: 19 (0.188)
XYZ
X: 33.147, Y: 36.573, Z: 64.332
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.273, Y: 36.573
CIELab
L: 66.956, a: -5.626, b: -24.797
CIELuv
L: 66.956, u: -23.243, v: -37.840
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.956, C: 25.427, H: 257.217
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.956, C: 44.409, H: 238.439
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.476, a: -7.997, b: -20.738
CIECAM02
J: 56.765, C: 36.059, h: 240.244, Q: 148.440, M: 31.533, s: 46.090, H: 301.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -4.249, green: 2.305
LMS
L: 29.554, M: 39.153, S: 63.861
YCbCr
Y: 152.055, Cb: 152.077, Cr: 104.598
YCgCo
Y: 166.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 158.393, Db: 73.137, Dr: 71.114
YPbPr
Y: 160.797, Pb: 24.905, Pr: -25.294
xvYCC
Y: 154.096, Cb: 149.877, Cr: 105.781
YIQ
Y: 158.393, I: -40.528, Q: 2.196
YUV
Y: 158.393, U: 23.921, V: -32.805
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.453
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.753

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