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#79bddc Hex Color Code

#79bddc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #79bddc is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #79bddc is comprised of 47.45% red, 74.12% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #79bddc has a hue of 199° (degrees), 59% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.53 nm.

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#79bddc linear gradient to complementary #d6a07f

  1. #79bddc
  2. #91b8cc
  3. #a4b4bd
  4. #b3afad
  5. #c0aa9e
  6. #cca58e
  7. #d6a07f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #559ab8
  2. #61a6c4
  3. #6db1d0
  4. #79bddc
  5. #85c9e8
  6. #91d5f4
  7. #9de1ff

Tones

  1. #79bddc
  2. #84bad4
  3. #8eb7cc
  4. #96b4c3
  5. #9eb1bb
  6. #a5aeb3
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#79bddc to white

  1. #79bddc
  2. #92c8e2
  3. #a9d3e8
  4. #bfdeee
  5. #d5e9f3
  6. #eaf4f9
  7. #ffffff

#79bddc to black

  1. #79bddc
  2. #659bb4
  3. #517a8d
  4. #3e5a68
  5. #2b3d45
  6. #1a2125
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ 540B-4 Horizon Haze
      #79bede
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 0.688 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ St. Lucia Skies / 781
      #7ebddc
      ΔE = 0.802 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Blue Marguerite / 2063-50
      #85bcdd
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Slice of Heaven X78R148D
      #77bee0
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  5. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-16 Posey Blue
      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Salty Sound / CL 2223W
      #7dbfdb
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Sky
      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Emotion / P113-C4
      #83bdda
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Fairhaven / P125-C4
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.15.15
      #6dbede
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 63.15.15
      #83b9d7
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Horizon Haze / PPG1237-4
      #80c1e2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Horizon Haze / PPG1237-4
      #80c1e2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  15. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #85bcdb
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 90 18 220 / Arctis 120
      #6cc0e0
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Cloudless Sky 70BG 50/235
      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Delft China 79BG 53/259
      #7dc5e2
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Undercool - 6957
      #7fc3e1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Cascade Blue / KM3149-2
      #89bfdd
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #85b9d4
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Leigh / T12 43.E2
      #73b8d4
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Fairhaven / T12 43.E1
      #65bad9
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Gaugins Blue / 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  27. Rodda Paint

    1. Cascade Blue 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Gaugins Blue 7344
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 116-11 C
      #86bad3
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 14-4318 TPG
      #8dbcd4
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 30-e3
      #8cbfd9
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7361 - Lupes Lake
      #7ec3de
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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    1. Blue Bayou / 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  32. Olympic

    1. Sail Blue A54-4
      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  33. KILZ

    1. Sail Away / C842
      #7eb6d3
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  35. Diamond Paint

    1. Morning Glory
      #7dc4e0
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2030-B
      #8abbd2
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1050-B
      #61bee0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-B
      #86c4e0
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
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    1. Turquoise Blue
      #88bcd2
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25466
      #83c2e5
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  41. Resene

    1. Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 42.3%

#79bddc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#79bddc foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #79bddc">…</p>

#79bddc background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #79bddc">…</p>

#79bddc shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #79bddc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7978460
Binary
01111001, 10111101, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#79bddc
LRV
≈ 45.6%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 1.286
RGB
rgb(121, 189, 220)
RGBA
rgba(121, 189, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.357, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.633%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8798756 / 0xff79bddc
HSL
hsl(199, 59%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 59%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.788), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 198.788, saturation: 45.000%, perceived brightness: 68.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.293, S: 61.200, L: 73.301
Cubehelix
H: -167.543, S: 0.644, L: 0.675
TSL
T: -1.875, S: 0.144, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.450), magenta: 14% (0.141), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 38.996, Y: 45.625, Z: 74.448
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.287, Y: 45.625
CIELab
L: 73.301, a: -13.385, b: -22.227
CIELuv
L: 73.301, u: -31.516, v: -32.971
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.301, C: 25.946, H: 238.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.301, C: 45.611, H: 226.293
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.546, a: -15.152, b: -18.066
CIECAM02
J: 63.827, C: 38.175, h: 227.458, Q: 157.403, M: 33.384, s: 46.053, H: 288.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -3.747, green: 3.381
LMS
L: 36.087, M: 50.464, S: 73.949
YCbCr
Y: 163.913, Cb: 151.673, Cr: 95.947
YCgCo
Y: 179.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: 5.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.202, Db: 71.923, Dr: 97.371
YPbPr
Y: 176.748, Pb: 23.320, Pr: -35.426
xvYCC
Y: 167.795, Cb: 148.485, Cr: 96.881
YIQ
Y: 172.202, I: -50.468, Q: -4.734
YUV
Y: 172.202, U: 23.523, V: -44.920
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 2.707
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.208

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