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#7a85c6 Hex Color Code

#7a85c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7a85c6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7a85c6 is comprised of 47.84% red, 52.16% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #7a85c6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 40% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.32 nm.

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#7a85c6 linear gradient to complementary #babe82

  1. #7a85c6
  2. #898ebb
  3. #9597b1
  4. #a0a1a6
  5. #aaaa9a
  6. #b2b48e
  7. #babe82

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f6cab
  2. #6874b4
  3. #717dbd
  4. #7a85c6
  5. #838ecf
  6. #8c96d9
  7. #959fe2

Tones

  1. #7a85c6
  2. #8289c0
  3. #898eba
  4. #8f92b3
  5. #9597ad
  6. #9b9ba6
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#7a85c6 to white

  1. #7a85c6
  2. #9198d0
  3. #a7acd9
  4. #bdc0e3
  5. #d3d5ec
  6. #e9eaf6
  7. #ffffff

#7a85c6 to black

  1. #7a85c6
  2. #656ea2
  3. #51577f
  4. #3e415e
  5. #2b2d3f
  6. #191a22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 0.204 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 0.204 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 270 / Aquarell 35
      #8084c4
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 U
      #7a81bb
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 17-3934 TCX
      #6e81be
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  15. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d1
      #7d8ac0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 26.3%

#7a85c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7a85c6 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #7a85c6">…</p>

#7a85c6 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #7a85c6">…</p>

#7a85c6 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7a85c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8029638
Binary
01111010, 10000101, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#7a85c6
LRV
≈ 25.0%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 1.409
RGB
rgb(122, 133, 198)
RGBA
rgba(122, 133, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.294, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 0.478%, yellow: 0.516%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8747578 / 0xff7a85c6
HSL
hsl(231, 40%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 40%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.316), saturation: 38% (0.384), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 231.316, saturation: 38.384%, perceived brightness: 54.484%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.086, S: 51.273, L: 57.064
Cubehelix
H: -130.503, S: 0.497, L: 0.537
TSL
T: -2.590, S: 0.101, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.384), magenta: 33% (0.328), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 52% (0.522), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 26.604, Y: 24.989, Z: 56.837
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.230, Y: 24.989
CIELab
L: 57.064, a: 12.135, b: -35.062
CIELuv
L: 57.064, u: -8.741, v: -55.726
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.064, C: 37.102, H: 289.090
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.064, C: 56.407, H: 261.086
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.989, a: 7.516, b: -32.420
CIECAM02
J: 46.465, C: 41.055, h: 268.528, Q: 134.299, M: 35.902, s: 51.704, H: 315.623
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -6.208, green: 0.102
LMS
L: 21.000, M: 24.047, S: 56.313
YCbCr
Y: 133.790, Cb: 158.163, Cr: 118.556
YCgCo
Y: 146.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 137.121, Db: 91.595, Dr: 28.768
YPbPr
Y: 135.337, Pb: 33.765, Pr: -8.490
xvYCC
Y: 132.231, Cb: 157.660, Cr: 120.542
YIQ
Y: 137.121, I: -27.435, Q: 17.898
YUV
Y: 137.121, U: 29.960, V: -13.266
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.700
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.994

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