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#79b6af Hex Color Code

#79b6af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b6af is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #79b6af is comprised of 47.45% red, 71.37% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #79b6af has a hue of 173° (degrees), 29% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.44 nm.

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#79b6af linear gradient to complementary #be7180

  1. #79b6af
  2. #8aaba7
  3. #98a19f
  4. #a49697
  5. #ae8a8f
  6. #b67e88
  7. #be7180

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #59958f
  2. #63a099
  3. #6eaba4
  4. #79b6af
  5. #84c1ba
  6. #8fcdc5
  7. #9ad8d1

Tones

  1. #79b6af
  2. #7fb1ab
  3. #85aca7
  4. #8ba7a3
  5. #8fa2a0
  6. #949d9c
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#79b6af to white

  1. #79b6af
  2. #90c2bc
  3. #a6cec9
  4. #bddad6
  5. #d3e6e4
  6. #e9f3f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#79b6af to black

  1. #79b6af
  2. #64958f
  3. #507571
  4. #3d5754
  5. #2b3b39
  6. #19201f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ N8.18.65 (RAL 6027)
      #7bb8b2
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ N8.20.60
      #72b3af
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Northbay 70GG 43/201
      #78b3ac
      ΔE = 1.044 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Prince Edward Isle 90GG 42/171
      #7db1af
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 127-12 C
      #78b8ae
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ P 128-3 C
      #7db6ac
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-c3
      #78b2ab
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ 24-c2
      #7fbbb4
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Eaux tropicales
      #81b6ae
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Modesto
      #84b2ad
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 78 8 183 / Schweinfurter Gruen 40
      #78b8b4
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 75 9 180 / Patina 55
      #70b0ac
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Picnic Haven / KM3254-2
      #71b8b0
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Skydive / CSP-700
      #7fb7ad
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Gulf Stream / 670
      #69b2ae
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Capri Teal / 50GG 43/213
      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. Pascol

    1. ★ Cactus Bush PV070
      #74b1a9
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Cooled Blue - 6759
      #75b9ae
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Gulf Stream G73-046-187
      #74b2a8
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Tradewind G72-047-191
      #6dafa7
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Sea Nymph / P133-C4
      #77b6aa
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sea Nymph / T12 48.E4
      #77b6aa
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Spearmint Leaf / E721
      #74b9ae
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Trade Secret
      #78b4b2
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Swim
      #73bab8
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  19. Chrysler

    1. ★ Glades Green
      #7cb1ad
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. San Gabriel Green
      #84b5b3
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Polished Aqua / 482
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5724 - Polished Aqua
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ North Coast
      #7fb1ac
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Sapphire Blue
      #71b5b3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Pinecrest Green
      #83bcb3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Prince Edward Isle / 90GG 42/171
      #87b6af
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Caribbean Green / 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Carribean Green 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  27. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #6cb3a9
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3152T Night Owl
      #7bafaa
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5312
      #73afa7
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 5264
      #7bbeb8
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  31. Behr

    1. 490D-5 Winter Stuff
      #77b4a7
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  32. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lily Pond Blue D04
      #86b5ab
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B40G
      #83b7b5
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. S 2020-B60G
      #85baaf
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  34. Levis

    1. Shady Blue A50
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7528 - Meadow Green
      #7fbeb5
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  36. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2040-B50G
      #6bbab6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  37. Dulux

    1. Jade Pinafore
      #7cb8aa
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. 90GG 42/171
      #85b6b4
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  38. Mylands of London

    1. Duck Egg
      #7ab2a5
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  39. Rodda Paint

    1. Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  40. Colortrend

    1. Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

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#79b6af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b6af foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #79b6af">…</p>

#79b6af background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #79b6af">…</p>

#79b6af shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79b6af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7976623
Binary
01111001, 10110110, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#79b6af
LRV
≈ 40.6%
Closest short hex
#7bb ΔE = 3.455
RGB
rgb(121, 182, 175)
RGBA
rgba(121, 182, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.381, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 60.140%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8800593 / 0xff79b6af
HSL
hsl(173, 29%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(173, 29%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 173° (173.115), saturation: 34% (0.335), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 173.115, saturation: 33.516%, perceived brightness: 64.810%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 181.203, S: 53.001, L: 69.905
Cubehelix
H: -195.111, S: 0.405, L: 0.639
TSL
T: -1.379, S: 0.125, L: 0.639
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.335), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 4% (0.038), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 32.348, Y: 40.614, Z: 46.684
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.339, Y: 40.614
CIELab
L: 69.905, a: -21.186, b: -2.699
CIELuv
L: 69.905, u: -29.347, v: -0.616
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.905, C: 21.357, H: 187.261
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.905, C: 29.353, H: 181.203
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.729, a: -20.921, b: 1.178
CIECAM02
J: 60.018, C: 27.965, h: 189.959, Q: 152.634, M: 24.455, s: 40.028, H: 239.339
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.053, jaune: -0.417, green: 3.642
LMS
L: 33.571, M: 46.467, S: 46.558
YCbCr
Y: 155.975, Cb: 133.955, Cr: 101.718
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: 17.000, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.963, Db: 18.119, Dr: 79.794
YPbPr
Y: 168.503, Pb: 3.515, Pr: -30.178
xvYCC
Y: 160.714, Cb: 131.088, Cr: 101.491
YIQ
Y: 162.963, I: -34.090, Q: -15.077
YUV
Y: 162.963, U: 5.925, V: -36.815
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 7/4 ΔE = 3.850
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 15.115

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