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Sherwin-Williams Nautilus - 6780 / #79b5cb Hex Color Code

#79b5cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b5cb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #79b5cb is comprised of 47.45% red, 70.98% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #79b5cb has a hue of 196° (degrees), 44% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.01 nm.

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#79b5cb linear gradient to complementary #c8947c

  1. #79b5cb
  2. #8db0be
  3. #9caab0
  4. #aaa5a3
  5. #b59f96
  6. #bf9a89
  7. #c8947c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5894a9
  2. #639fb4
  3. #6eaac0
  4. #79b5cb
  5. #84c0d6
  6. #90cce2
  7. #9bd7ee

Tones

  1. #79b5cb
  2. #82b2c4
  3. #8aafbd
  4. #91acb6
  5. #97a8b0
  6. #9da5a9
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#79b5cb to White

  1. #79b5cb
  2. #91c1d4
  3. #a8cddc
  4. #bedae5
  5. #d4e6ed
  6. #e9f2f6
  7. #ffffff

#79b5cb to Black

  1. #79b5cb
  2. #6494a6
  3. #517582
  4. #3d5760
  5. #2b3a40
  6. #192023
  7. #000000

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 0.986
    2. ★ Open Seas
      #81b4c7
      ΔE = 1.401
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #7db6c9
      ΔE = 1.159
    2. Building Block Blue
      #7bbdd3
      ΔE = 2.801
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 1.214
    2. Parachute B76-064-218
      #65b8d1
      ΔE = 2.977
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 41/201
      #80b4c7
      ΔE = 1.296
    2. 70BG 40/284
      #64b3cf
      ΔE = 2.998
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Sail Blue A54-4
      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 1.637
    2. ★ Harbor Sky A55-4
      #7db9cc
      ΔE = 1.849
  6. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 1.683
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue
      #82b3c8
      ΔE = 1.716
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 1.798
    2. 35312
      #88b1c3
      ΔE = 2.945
  9. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9703
      #82b6c7
      ΔE = 1.933
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 1.947
  11. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Port Blue
      #6bb6d0
      ΔE = 2.049
    2. Shahded Pond
      #66b1cb
      ΔE = 2.868
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.138
    2. Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 2.725
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS499
      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 2.142
    2. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 2.866
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d3
      #74b5c7
      ΔE = 2.153
    2. ★ 27-d2
      #80b5c5
      ΔE = 2.166
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.12.15
      #84b9cf
      ΔE = 2.163
    2. ★ 69.12.15
      #7fbbcf
      ΔE = 2.293
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Flannel / T12 44.E4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 2.164
    2. Harbour Sky / T10 47B-2
      #79b8c8
      ΔE = 2.831
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7458
      #82b8c9
      ΔE = 2.198
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.300
    2. Crystal Lake / 353-4
      #86b5c4
      ΔE = 2.695
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Harbor Sky 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.300
    2. Crystal Lake 353-4
      #86b5c4
      ΔE = 2.695
  20. Volkswagen

    1. Calypso
      #81b9ca
      ΔE = 2.384
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 3-33-4 Skyline
      #86b2c5
      ΔE = 2.435
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.441
    2. 1212T Blue Music
      #68b6d1
      ΔE = 2.456
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Montana Sky 25-9
      #67b5ce
      ΔE = 2.450
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Beside the Ocean / 70BG 40/284
      #69b2c9
      ΔE = 2.457
    2. Mayflower Blue / 70BG 41/201
      #84b2c1
      ΔE = 2.759
  25. Sikkens

    1. R2.22.66
      #7cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.510
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athenian Blue / 773
      #84b9d1
      ΔE = 2.536
    2. Blue Jean / 2062-50
      #88b6cc
      ΔE = 2.655
  27. Caparol

    1. 80 8 220 / Arctis 80
      #84b4cc
      ΔE = 2.573
    2. 39/06
      #74bcd4
      ΔE = 2.616
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Océanie
      #69b1c8
      ΔE = 2.592
    2. Piscine
      #69b9d3
      ΔE = 2.686
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 2.662
    2. 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.988
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Michigan Lakes 50BG 44/184
      #7eb2c1
      ΔE = 2.674
    2. Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.810
  31. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 2.812
  32. Plascon

    1. Feathery B1-E2-3
      #84b0c0
      ΔE = 2.884

#79b5cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b5cb foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #79b5cb">…</p>

#79b5cb background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #79b5cb">…</p>

#79b5cb shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7976395
Binary
01111001, 10110101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#79b5cb
Closest short hex
#8bc ΔE = 3.226
RGB
rgb(121, 181, 203)
RGBA
rgba(121, 181, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.358, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 61.038%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8800821 / 0xff79b5cb
HSL
hsl(196, 44%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 44%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.098), saturation: 40% (0.404), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 196.098, saturation: 40.394, perceived brightness: 65.978
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.737, S: 56.497, L: 70.471
Cubehelix
H: -170.768, S: 0.518, L: 0.649
TSL
T: -1.807, S: 0.130, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 40 (0.404), magenta: 11 (0.108), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 53 (0.525), magenta: 29 (0.290), yellow: 20 (0.204)
XYZ
X: 35.185, Y: 41.422, Z: 62.630
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.297, Y: 41.422
CIELab
L: 70.471, a: -13.707, b: -17.242
CIELuv
L: 70.471, u: -28.553, v: -24.591
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.471, C: 22.027, H: 231.517
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.471, C: 37.683, H: 220.737
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.360, a: -15.047, b: -12.644
CIECAM02
J: 60.645, C: 33.298, h: 222.664, Q: 153.429, M: 29.118, s: 43.564, H: 282.502
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.896, green: 3.144
LMS
L: 33.407, M: 45.940, S: 62.259
YCbCr
Y: 158.215, Cb: 146.538, Cr: 100.098
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.568, Db: 56.326, Dr: 84.754
YPbPr
Y: 169.804, Pb: 17.900, Pr: -31.012
xvYCC
Y: 161.832, Cb: 143.724, Cr: 100.758
YIQ
Y: 165.568, I: -42.811, Q: -5.842
YUV
Y: 165.568, U: 18.422, V: -39.100
Munsell Color System
10B 7/6 ΔE = 4.055
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.394

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