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#7a799a Hex Color Code

#7a799a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7a799a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #7a799a is comprised of 47.84% red, 47.45% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #7a799a has a hue of 242° (degrees), 14% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.51 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#7a799a linear gradient to complementary #969b78

  1. #7a799a
  2. #807f95
  3. #85848f
  4. #8a8a8a
  5. #8e8f84
  6. #92957e
  7. #969b78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #636282
  2. #6b6a8a
  3. #727192
  4. #7a799a
  5. #8281a2
  6. #8a88aa
  7. #9290b2

Tints and Shades

#7a799a to white

  1. #7a799a
  2. #8f8eaa
  3. #a5a4bb
  4. #bbbacb
  5. #d1d0dc
  6. #e8e7ee
  7. #ffffff

#7a799a to black

  1. #7a799a
  2. #65647f
  3. #505064
  4. #3d3c4b
  5. #2a2a33
  6. #19181d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wish / 90BB 21/220
      #797a9b
      ΔE = 0.603 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. New Heidt / 90BB 22/247
      #7d7ea3
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.45
      #7f799a
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 640D-6 Chinese Violet
      #7e789b
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Bolero 4
      #807c9c
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ 60 3 300 / Amethyst 15
      #787494
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.21
      #7f7d9f
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ 51.09.21
      #7a7b96
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Marble Swirl 2
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Oatlands Velvet Night
      #807998
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Positively Purple
      #8080a2
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ DE 5949 - Grape Jam
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ Grape Jam / 552
      #7f779a
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-5 Tyrian Purple
      #807da1
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Royal Aberdeen
      #80799e
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Sico

    1. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Suzette
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  23. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  25. Focoltone

    1. 5015
      #82789a
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  26. Glidden

    1. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  27. General Paint

    1. Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 17-3922 TCX
      #70789b
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 2110 U
      #707695
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Woodwitch / T59-7
      #7b7d97
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  30. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Gala Glitter / NP PB 1462 D
      #79778f
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 19.2%

#7a799a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7a799a foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #7a799a">…</p>

#7a799a background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #7a799a">…</p>

#7a799a shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7a799a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8026522
Binary
01111010, 01111001, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#7a799a
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 0.930
RGB
rgb(122, 121, 154)
RGBA
rgba(122, 121, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.307, g: 0.305, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.478%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8750694 / 0xff7a799a
HSL
hsl(242, 14%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 14%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.818), saturation: 21% (0.214), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 241.818, saturation: 21.429%, perceived brightness: 49.212%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.931, S: 22.418, L: 52.001
Cubehelix
H: -121.614, S: 0.231, L: 0.490
TSL
T: -3.024, S: 0.052, L: 0.490
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.208), magenta: 21% (0.214), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 52% (0.522), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 20.695, Y: 20.145, Z: 33.364
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.271, Y: 20.145
CIELab
L: 52.001, a: 7.692, b: -17.592
CIELuv
L: 52.001, u: -1.438, v: -26.823
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.001, C: 19.200, H: 293.619
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.001, C: 26.862, H: 266.931
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.883, a: 3.757, b: -12.654
CIECAM02
J: 41.594, C: 22.949, h: 277.744, Q: 127.064, M: 20.069, s: 39.742, H: 320.750
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -3.145, green: -0.349
LMS
L: 18.401, M: 19.839, S: 33.146
YCbCr
Y: 123.430, Cb: 142.339, Cr: 126.096
YCgCo
Y: 129.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 22.500
YDbDr
Y: 125.061, Db: 43.539, Dr: 5.828
YPbPr
Y: 123.589, Pb: 16.385, Pr: -1.018
xvYCC
Y: 122.141, Cb: 142.393, Cr: 127.106
YIQ
Y: 125.061, I: -10.006, Q: 10.479
YUV
Y: 125.061, U: 14.242, V: -2.685
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.185
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.028

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