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#79b8e0 Hex Color Code

#79b8e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79b8e0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #79b8e0 is comprised of 47.45% red, 72.16% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #79b8e0 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 62% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.58 nm.

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#79b8e0 linear gradient to complementary #d4ac85

  1. #79b8e0
  2. #90b6d1
  3. #a2b4c2
  4. #b1b2b3
  5. #beb0a3
  6. #caae94
  7. #d4ac85

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5596bd
  2. #61a1c8
  3. #6dadd4
  4. #79b8e0
  5. #85c4ec
  6. #91cff8
  7. #9ddbff

Tones

  1. #79b8e0
  2. #85b6d7
  3. #8fb4cf
  4. #97b2c6
  5. #9fb1be
  6. #a6afb5
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#79b8e0 to white

  1. #79b8e0
  2. #92c4e5
  3. #a9cfea
  4. #bfdbf0
  5. #d5e7f5
  6. #eaf3fa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#79b8e0 to black

  1. #79b8e0
  2. #6597b7
  3. #51778f
  4. #3e5869
  5. #2b3b46
  6. #1a2025
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4320 TPG / Baltic Sea
      #7ab7dc
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. ★ 14-4320 TCX / Baltic Sea
      #7ab6d9
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #7cc1e9
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d1
      #80b9e1
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 31-d
      #87c4eb
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  4. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #85bcdb
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Life Force P500-4
      #6eb7e1
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Bluebird PPU15-12
      #89b1d8
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Favorite Memory / 36D-2
      #81bbe1
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Island View / 36C-4
      #84b6d7
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Sky
      #81b6dd
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Summer Splash
      #7fc4f1
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Pacifika / CL 2304W
      #8ab6d2
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Cambridge Blue
      #91b9d8
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Daydream 26-8
      #93bddd
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 63.15.15
      #83b9d7
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Fisherman's Cove
      #86b8de
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. State Of The Union
      #95b7dd
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #76b5d8
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. R9.34.64
      #5cb9de
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10422
      #85b6d7
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. CF10425
      #88afcf
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Malibu Blue / T69-4
      #8dbad6
      ΔE = 3.672 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Blue Sky
      #8ec1e9
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Horizon Blue / 10BB 43/206
      #92b2d4
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  20. Resene

    1. Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  22. Reaper Master

    1. Sky Blue (9018)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Electric Blue (023)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  24. Rackham

    1. Sacred Blue (8)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  25. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Sky Blue (961)
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  26. Old Citadel

    1. Lightning Bolt Blue
      #8bb9dd
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  27. Krylon

    1. Peek A Boo Blue
      #88b8d7
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Icy Chill / 9216
      #71b5d8
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Picturesque / 9208
      #61aee1
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. Berger

    1. Gaugin's Blue / 7344
      #87b4d4
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  30. Caran d'Ache

    1. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 161 Light Blue
      #59b9ea
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cayman Blue / 2060-50
      #74c2e5
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  33. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.961 #67
      #8cbadf
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  34. AMC

    1. Lakeshore Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #88b7d5
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Gaugins Blue / 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  37. Bristol

    1. Summer Flower / P108-C3
      #8bb6db
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Blue Emotion / P113-C4
      #83bdda
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  38. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 3.068 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2030-R90B
      #8cb5cf
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Blue Beyond - 6961
      #91b8d9
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  40. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  42. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 3C-40-3 Cinderellas Ball Gown
      #8bbedd
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Horizon Blue / 10BB 43/206
      #91b3ca
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  44. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Elise
      #96b6da
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  45. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C40
      #87b1d5
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  46. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Morning Glory C22
      #8fb6d5
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Astral / 703
      #8ec2e7
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. DE 5856 - Swim Team
      #8ec2e7
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  50. Plascon

    1. Snow Glory B2-D2-3
      #90b8d4
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Birds Egg B3-B2-2
      #94c0e8
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  51. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #85b9d4
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Blue
      #8dafd3
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  52. Dulux

    1. 10BB 43/206
      #8db4d0
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 36BB 46/231
      #94b7db
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  53. Olympic

    1. It's A Boy A48-3
      #8ec0e5
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  54. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25466
      #83c2e5
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Federal Standard 35450
      #92b6d1
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  56. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  57. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Blue / KM3149-2
      #89bfdd
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Gaugin's Blue / KM3141-2
      #97bdd8
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  58. Nippon Paint

    1. Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Memories / NP PB 1517 P
      #93b6dc
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  59. New Look

    1. Pop Culture / E22-03
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Twiddle Dee / E22-09
      #83b8d1
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  60. Wattyl

    1. Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Paradise Bay / E34W
      #83b8d1
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  61. Nerolac

    1. Armenian Blue - 2410
      #5fb1e2
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Aegean Blue - 2396
      #83b1dd
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  62. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. S 1030-R90B
      #93bbe3
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  63. RAL

    1. RAL 250 70 20
      #85b0cc
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. RAL 240 70 25
      #71b5d1
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  64. Diamond Vogel

    1. Watery Sea / 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Calm Tint / 0645
      #93b3ce
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  65. Colortrend

    1. 0638
      #8fc0e7
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  66. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-16 Posey Blue
      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 1403 Chambray 3
      #99bbd4
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  67. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  68. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Gaugins Blue 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  69. British Standard

    1. BS381 172 - Pale roundel blue
      #93b5d1
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  70. Focoltone

    1. 1052
      #83b2cb
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1063
      #88b2df
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  71. Caparol

    1. 80 7 240 / Pacific 80
      #94b4d0
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 40/11
      #88c0dc
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  72. ICI Paints

    1. Peninsula Blue 90BG 50/197
      #8ebcd5
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  73. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 431
      #8fc2e1
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  74. Sto

    1. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  75. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-31 Jasper Blue
      #98b9da
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  76. Albany Paint

    1. Sky
      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  77. Tikkurila

    1. V355
      #97b8d2
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. H431
      #97b9d2
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  78. Duron

    1. Flyway
      #7bc2f6
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Respite
      #99b8d5
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  79. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  80. Flügger

    1. Modernisme: Blå (No.30)
      #92b2ca
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 42.2%

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#79b8e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79b8e0 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #79b8e0">…</p>

#79b8e0 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #79b8e0">…</p>

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7977184
Binary
01111001, 10111000, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#79b8e0
LRV
≈ 43.7%
Closest short hex
#8bd ΔE = 2.527
RGB
rgb(121, 184, 224)
RGBA
rgba(121, 184, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.348, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 47.451%, yellow: 62.781%, blue: 87.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8800032 / 0xff79b8e0
HSL
hsl(203, 62%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 62%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.301), saturation: 46% (0.460), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 203.301, saturation: 45.982%, perceived brightness: 67.891%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.764, S: 60.294, L: 72.044
Cubehelix
H: -162.034, S: 0.654, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -2.001, S: 0.142, L: 0.666
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.460), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 38.475, Y: 43.725, Z: 76.919
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.275, Y: 43.725
CIELab
L: 72.044, a: -9.629, b: -26.323
CIELuv
L: 72.044, u: -29.482, v: -40.229
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.044, C: 28.029, H: 249.907
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.044, C: 49.875, H: 233.764
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.125, a: -11.856, b: -22.681
CIECAM02
J: 62.393, C: 40.062, h: 234.730, Q: 155.625, M: 35.034, s: 47.447, H: 296.795
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -4.478, green: 3.044
LMS
L: 34.487, M: 47.621, S: 76.352
YCbCr
Y: 161.785, Cb: 154.884, Cr: 97.503
YCoCg
Y: 178.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 169.723, Db: 81.670, Dr: 92.659
YPbPr
Y: 173.461, Pb: 27.245, Pr: -33.340
xvYCC
Y: 164.972, Cb: 151.933, Cr: 98.713
YIQ
Y: 169.723, I: -50.381, Q: -0.876
YUV
Y: 169.723, U: 26.711, V: -42.745
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.796
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.882

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