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#79b2c9 Hex Color Code

#79b2c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b2c9 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #79b2c9 is comprised of 47.45% red, 69.8% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #79b2c9 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 43% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.5 nm.

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#79b2c9 linear gradient to complementary #c6957c

  1. #79b2c9
  2. #8cadbc
  3. #9ba9af
  4. #a8a4a2
  5. #b39f95
  6. #bd9a89
  7. #c6957c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5892a8
  2. #639cb3
  3. #6ea7be
  4. #79b2c9
  5. #84bdd4
  6. #8fc8e0
  7. #9ad4eb

Tones

  1. #79b2c9
  2. #82afc2
  3. #89acbc
  4. #90aab5
  5. #96a7ae
  6. #9ca4a8
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#79b2c9 to white

  1. #79b2c9
  2. #91bfd2
  3. #a7cbdb
  4. #bed8e4
  5. #d3e5ed
  6. #e9f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#79b2c9 to black

  1. #79b2c9
  2. #6492a4
  3. #507381
  4. #3d555f
  5. #2b3a40
  6. #192023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7458 C
      #71b2c9
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. 2205 C
      #89b2c4
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 35312
      #88b1c3
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Flannel / P123-C4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Flannel / T12 44.E4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Leigh / T12 43.E2
      #73b8d4
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue
      #82b3c8
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 41/201
      #80b4c7
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 70BG 40/284
      #64b3cf
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Open Seas
      #81b4c7
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 1222T Joppa Blue
      #6cb4d1
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel du voyageur
      #6db2cc
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Océanie
      #69b1c8
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
      #7eb1cd
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Limerick / 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mayflower Blue / 70BG 41/201
      #84b1cb
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Limerick 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/12
      #74b4c8
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 80 8 220 / Arctis 80
      #84b4cc
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Something Blue B54-3
      #86b4c9
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Sail Blue A54-4
      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #7db6c9
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-33-4 Skyline
      #86b2c5
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Resolute Blue - 6507
      #85b0c4
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  22. KILZ

    1. ★ Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. By The Sea / C881
      #7dabc0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 1052
      #83b2cb
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  24. Dupont

    1. CAS499
      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 30-e4
      #84b4cd
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 28-d3
      #74b5c7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Ocean Blues / 35B-4
      #83afc0
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  29. Kansai Paint

    1. Port Blue
      #6bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Shahded Pond
      #66b1cb
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. Beside the Ocean / 70BG 40/284
      #69b2c9
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Mayflower Blue / 70BG 41/201
      #84b2c1
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  31. Plascon

    1. Feathery B1-E2-3
      #84b0c0
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 9703
      #82b6c7
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  33. General Paint

    1. Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  34. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Jean / 2062-50
      #88b6cc
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Athenian Blue / 773
      #84b9d1
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Aquarium Blue / 9225
      #88b0c2
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  38. AMC

    1. Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  39. Brillux

    1. 66.12.15
      #84b9cf
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  40. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  41. Nature Paint

    1. Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Montana Sky 25-9
      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 40.4%

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#79b2c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b2c9 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #79b2c9">…</p>

#79b2c9 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #79b2c9">…</p>

#79b2c9 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79b2c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7975625
Binary
01111001, 10110010, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#79b2c9
LRV
≈ 40.1%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 3.589
RGB
rgb(121, 178, 201)
RGBA
rgba(121, 178, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.356, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.605%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8801591 / 0xff79b2c9
HSL
hsl(197, 43%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 43%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.250), saturation: 40% (0.398), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 197.250, saturation: 39.801%, perceived brightness: 65.129%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 222.616, S: 55.185, L: 69.555
Cubehelix
H: -169.394, S: 0.499, L: 0.641
TSL
T: -1.835, S: 0.126, L: 0.641
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.398), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 34.345, Y: 40.121, Z: 61.181
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.296, Y: 40.121
CIELab
L: 69.555, a: -12.642, b: -17.528
CIELuv
L: 69.555, u: -27.347, v: -25.161
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.555, C: 21.612, H: 234.200
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.555, C: 37.161, H: 222.616
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.341, a: -14.061, b: -12.930
CIECAM02
J: 59.627, C: 32.782, h: 224.465, Q: 152.137, M: 28.668, s: 43.409, H: 284.688
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.952, green: 2.992
LMS
L: 32.468, M: 44.313, S: 60.814
YCbCr
Y: 156.507, Cb: 146.533, Cr: 101.344
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.579, Db: 56.309, Dr: 80.972
YPbPr
Y: 167.515, Pb: 18.055, Pr: -29.558
xvYCC
Y: 159.866, Cb: 143.860, Cr: 102.035
YIQ
Y: 163.579, I: -41.345, Q: -4.897
YUV
Y: 163.579, U: 18.416, V: -37.355
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.547
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.004

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