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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 / #fff

#79a8cf to black

  1. #79a8cf
  2. #648aa9
  3. #516d85
  4. #3d5162
  5. #2b3741
  6. #191e23
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
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      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
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      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
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      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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    1. ★ Serene Setting B3-C2-2
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      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
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      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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    2. Twiddle Dum / E22-10
      #76a4c0
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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    1. ★ T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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    1. ★ 6065
      #84a7cc
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 6053
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      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  17. Sigma

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      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2030-R80B
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      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  18. Little Greene

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      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  19. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
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      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 60.18.15
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      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  21. Brighto Paints

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      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  22. Dulux

    1. 14BB 39/289
      #6cabd6
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Blue Lagoon
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      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  23. Olympic

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      #76add2
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  25. Nerolac

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      #84a8d0
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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    1. T0.30.60
      #69a9d5
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. U0.25.60
      #7aa2d2
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  27. Volkswagen

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      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

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      #81a3c6
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 5244T Northern Sky
      #7ea2c1
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  29. Benjamin Moore

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      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
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      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
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      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  32. California Paints

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      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  33. Kelly-Moore

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      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  34. British Standard

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      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  35. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  36. ECOS Paints

    1. Key West Zenith (0646)
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. John's Blue (0617)
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Versailles 54BB 41/237
      #8ba6cf
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  39. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Periwinkle Blue
      #7c9ec3
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  40. Matthews Paint

    1. Faience Blue / 5576
      #8aa9c9
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 1-36-4 Riverside Blue
      #7ba0cc
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  42. General Paint

    1. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Majestic / CL 2314M
      #82b1d5
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  44. Berger

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Beecher Falls / 7305
      #91acc4
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Far Horizons
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  46. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Bachelor Blue / 719
      #8faaca
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  48. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  49. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 3.324 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  50. Resene

    1. Polo Blue B74-042-254
      #8aa7cc
      ΔE = 3.344 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  51. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  52. Bristol

    1. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  53. Asian Paints

    1. Greek Vase / 7328
      #6fa8db
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Calming Blue / 9200
      #799cb9
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  54. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  55. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10425
      #88afcf
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  56. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro Tempesta 801
      #7fb0d1
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Azzurro 847
      #6db1d8
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  57. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C40
      #87b1d5
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 4.111 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Ceremonial Blue
      #94a8c8
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  59. Caparol

    1. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 41/07
      #5ca8d8
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Niabell Blue
      #8ca3be
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  61. Glidden

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  62. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  63. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 35121
      #8faac2
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  64. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  65. Homebase

    1. China Blue
      #8eacc8
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  66. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  67. Pantone / PMS

    1. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  68. Caran d'Ache

    1. 662 Genuine Cobalt Blue
      #63a2d4
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  69. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  70. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 25
      #7ab2d4
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. RAL 250 70 20
      #85b0cc
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  71. Focoltone

    1. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  72. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cosmos - 6528
      #8ea9c2
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  73. Mylands of London

    1. Pompadour
      #8aa6be
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  74. Duron

    1. Resolute Blue
      #8ab1ce
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  75. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 2020-R90B
      #92aac4
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  76. Clark+Kensington

    1. Azure Sky / 37C-5
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Front Porch / 38C-5
      #92a6c3
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  77. Loop

    1. Nantes / LP-210
      #77a5bf
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  78. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  79. Zoffany

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #92a8bf
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  80. Kansai Paint

    1. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 39.3%

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#79a8cf background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7973071
Binary
01111001, 10101000, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#79a8cf
LRV
≈ 36.6%
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
YCoCg
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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