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#79afcd Hex Color Code

#79afcd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79afcd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79afcd is comprised of 47.45% red, 68.63% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #79afcd has a hue of 201° (degrees), 46% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.63 nm.

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#79afcd linear gradient to complementary #c69f80

  1. #79afcd
  2. #8cacc0
  3. #9baab3
  4. #a8a7a6
  5. #b3a49a
  6. #bda28d
  7. #c69f80

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #588fac
  2. #639ab7
  3. #6ea4c2
  4. #79afcd
  5. #84bad8
  6. #8fc5e4
  7. #9ad0ef

Tones

  1. #79afcd
  2. #82adc6
  3. #8aabbf
  4. #91a9b8
  5. #98a7b1
  6. #9ea5aa
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#79afcd to white

  1. #79afcd
  2. #91bcd5
  3. #a8c9de
  4. #bed6e6
  5. #d4e4ee
  6. #e9f1f7
  7. #ffffff

#79afcd to black

  1. #79afcd
  2. #648fa7
  3. #517183
  4. #3d5461
  5. #2b3941
  6. #191f23
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
      #7eb1cd
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Horizon Blue 10BB 43/206
      #86afcd
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Wesley
      #72b1d0
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Virginia Beach
      #7aaac7
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Salute / T10 44E-1
      #7ca8c1
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Azure Blue
      #84adc7
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82accd
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  13. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1052
      #83b2cb
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. T2014-2
      #88b4ce
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  18. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 5292
      #7fb0d4
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Harbor Sky 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  24. Caparol

    1. Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 80 8 220 / Arctis 80
      #84b4cc
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  25. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  27. Sikkens

    1. S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  28. Behr

    1. 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  30. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  31. Sto

    1. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2169 C
      #81b0d2
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. 542 C
      #7bafd4
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  33. Olympic

    1. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 30-e4
      #84b4cd
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 31-d3
      #77abcf
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  37. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Far Horizons / 7296
      #89aec6
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  39. Glidden

    1. Country House Blue
      #81abc1
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  40. Volkswagen

    1. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  41. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  42. Dulux

    1. Venetian Crystal 6
      #89b3d0
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 37.9%

#79afcd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79afcd foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #79afcd">…</p>

#79afcd background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #79afcd">…</p>

#79afcd shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79afcd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7974861
Binary
01111001, 10101111, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#79afcd
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.427
RGB
rgb(121, 175, 205)
RGBA
rgba(121, 175, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.349, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.603%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8802355 / 0xff79afcd
HSL
hsl(201, 46%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 46%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.429), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 201.429, saturation: 40.976%, perceived brightness: 64.611%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.766, S: 54.742, L: 68.846
Cubehelix
H: -164.330, S: 0.515, L: 0.636
TSL
T: -1.947, S: 0.125, L: 0.636
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.410), magenta: 15% (0.146), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 34.231, Y: 39.130, Z: 63.495
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.286, Y: 39.130
CIELab
L: 68.846, a: -9.977, b: -20.807
CIELuv
L: 68.846, u: -26.087, v: -30.832
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.846, C: 23.075, H: 244.382
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.846, C: 40.387, H: 229.766
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.554, a: -11.792, b: -16.393
CIECAM02
J: 58.839, C: 34.351, h: 231.274, Q: 151.128, M: 30.040, s: 44.584, H: 292.783
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.160, jaune: -3.530, green: 2.756
LMS
L: 31.583, M: 42.727, S: 63.076
YCbCr
Y: 155.387, Cb: 149.162, Cr: 102.164
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 162.274, Db: 64.290, Dr: 78.492
YPbPr
Y: 165.658, Pb: 21.210, Pr: -28.380
xvYCC
Y: 158.271, Cb: 146.632, Cr: 103.070
YIQ
Y: 162.274, I: -41.807, Q: -2.085
YUV
Y: 162.274, U: 21.027, V: -36.210
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.625
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.100

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