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#79b3ff Hex Color Code

#79b3ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b3ff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79b3ff is comprised of 47.45% red, 70.2% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #79b3ff has a hue of 214° (degrees), 100% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.48 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#79b3ff linear gradient to complementary #dccd9c

  1. #79b3ff
  2. #92b7ef
  3. #a6bbdf
  4. #b7bfce
  5. #c5c4be
  6. #d1c8ad
  7. #dccd9c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5392db
  2. #609de7
  3. #6ca8f3
  4. #79b3ff
  5. #85beff
  6. #92caff
  7. #9ed6ff

Tones

  1. #79b3ff
  2. #89b4f4
  3. #96b6e9
  4. #a1b7de
  5. #abb9d2
  6. #b4bac7
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#79b3ff to white

  1. #79b3ff
  2. #94bfff
  3. #acccff
  4. #c2d8ff
  5. #d7e5ff
  6. #ebf2ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#79b3ff to black

  1. #79b3ff
  2. #6593d0
  3. #5273a2
  4. #3f5677
  5. #2c3a4e
  6. #1a2029
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Sky
      #70b1ff
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Jodphur
      #95b8ee
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Parakeet Blue
      #7eb6ff
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Water Fountain
      #73b6fe
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Overalls
      #86bdfd
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  4. Ford

    1. Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  5. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7451 U
      #94b3ea
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 2142 U
      #8ab3e8
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

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#79b3ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b3ff foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #79b3ff">…</p>

#79b3ff background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #79b3ff">…</p>

#79b3ff shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79b3ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7975935
Binary
01111001, 10110011, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#79b3ff
LRV
≈ 43.5%
Closest short hex
#8bf ΔE = 3.414
RGB
rgb(121, 179, 255)
RGBA
rgba(121, 179, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.323, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 63.325%, blue: 100.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8801281 / 0xff79b3ff
HSL
hsl(214, 100%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 100%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.030), saturation: 53% (0.525), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 214.030, saturation: 52.549%, perceived brightness: 68.598%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.885, S: 99.986, L: 71.908
Cubehelix
H: -148.977, S: 0.869, L: 0.667
TSL
T: -1.864, S: 0.155, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 42.049, Y: 43.522, Z: 100.773
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.234, Y: 43.522
CIELab
L: 71.908, a: 2.073, b: -43.341
CIELuv
L: 71.908, u: -27.269, v: -70.613
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.908, C: 43.390, H: 272.739
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.908, C: 75.696, H: 248.885
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.971, a: -1.676, b: -44.388
CIECAM02
J: 62.173, C: 52.648, h: 250.318, Q: 155.350, M: 46.040, s: 54.439, H: 306.162
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -7.535, green: 2.458
LMS
L: 33.145, M: 44.907, S: 99.818
YCbCr
Y: 162.303, Cb: 169.948, Cr: 97.142
YCoCg
Y: 183.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: -3.250
YDbDr
Y: 170.322, Db: 127.408, Dr: 93.806
YPbPr
Y: 172.118, Pb: 44.670, Pr: -32.496
xvYCC
Y: 163.819, Cb: 167.240, Cr: 99.454
YIQ
Y: 170.322, I: -58.968, Q: 11.382
YUV
Y: 170.322, U: 41.671, V: -43.271
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 9.459
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.414

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