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#79b1ee Hex Color Code

#79b1ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b1ee is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79b1ee is comprised of 47.45% red, 69.41% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #79b1ee has a hue of 211° (degrees), 77% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.94 nm.

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#79b1ee linear gradient to complementary #d5c092

  1. #79b1ee
  2. #90b3df
  3. #a2b6d0
  4. #b2b8c1
  5. #bfbbb1
  6. #cabda2
  7. #d5c092

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5590cb
  2. #619bd6
  3. #6da6e2
  4. #79b1ee
  5. #85bcfa
  6. #91c8ff
  7. #9cd3ff

Tones

  1. #79b1ee
  2. #86b1e4
  3. #91b2da
  4. #9bb2d0
  5. #a4b2c7
  6. #acb3bd
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#79b1ee to white

  1. #79b1ee
  2. #93bef1
  3. #aacaf4
  4. #c0d7f7
  5. #d6e4fa
  6. #ebf2fc
  7. #ffffff

#79b1ee to black

  1. #79b1ee
  2. #6591c2
  3. #517298
  4. #3e5570
  5. #2c394a
  6. #1a2027
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  7. Resene

    1. Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Water Fountain
      #73b6fe
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 44.3%

#79b1ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b1ee foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #79b1ee">…</p>

#79b1ee background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #79b1ee">…</p>

#79b1ee shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79b1ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7975406
Binary
01111001, 10110001, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#79b1ee
LRV
≈ 41.7%
Closest short hex
#7ae ΔE = 3.173
RGB
rgb(121, 177, 238)
RGBA
rgba(121, 177, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.330, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.623%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8801810 / 0xff79b1ee
HSL
hsl(211, 77%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 77%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.282), saturation: 49% (0.492), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 211.282, saturation: 49.160%, perceived brightness: 67.041%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.181, S: 78.455, L: 70.649
Cubehelix
H: -152.265, S: 0.739, L: 0.655
TSL
T: -1.763, S: 0.144, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.492), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 39.035, Y: 41.679, Z: 86.860
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.249, Y: 41.679
CIELab
L: 70.649, a: -1.833, b: -36.093
CIELuv
L: 70.649, u: -26.641, v: -57.607
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.649, C: 36.140, H: 267.093
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.649, C: 63.468, H: 245.181
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.560, a: -5.053, b: -34.579
CIECAM02
J: 60.795, C: 46.563, h: 246.611, Q: 153.619, M: 40.718, s: 51.484, H: 304.337
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -6.235, green: 2.496
LMS
L: 32.404, M: 43.816, S: 86.102
YCbCr
Y: 159.629, Cb: 163.067, Cr: 99.085
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.210, Db: 106.513, Dr: 87.885
YPbPr
Y: 169.464, Pb: 36.940, Pr: -30.806
xvYCC
Y: 161.540, Cb: 160.449, Cr: 100.939
YIQ
Y: 167.210, I: -52.957, Q: 7.138
YUV
Y: 167.210, U: 34.837, V: -40.541
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.669
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.249

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