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Glidden Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291 / #7a8bc3 Hex Color Code

#7a8bc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7a8bc3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7a8bc3 is comprised of 47.84% red, 54.51% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #7a8bc3 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 38% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.99 nm.

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#7a8bc3 linear gradient to complementary #b7b586

  1. #7a8bc3
  2. #8792b9
  3. #9398af
  4. #9d9fa5
  5. #a7a79b
  6. #afae91
  7. #b7b586

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f71a7
  2. #687ab0
  3. #7182ba
  4. #7a8bc3
  5. #8394cc
  6. #8c9dd6
  7. #96a6e0

Tones

  1. #7a8bc3
  2. #818ebd
  3. #8892b7
  4. #8f95b1
  5. #9498ab
  6. #9a9ca5
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#7a8bc3 to white

  1. #7a8bc3
  2. #919dcd
  3. #a7b0d7
  4. #bdc3e1
  5. #d3d7eb
  6. #e9ebf5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7a8bc3 to black

  1. #7a8bc3
  2. #65729f
  3. #515b7d
  4. #3d445d
  5. #2b2f3e
  6. #191b22
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. U4.30.52
      #6c8dc7
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 CP
      #7489c1
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. 2115 U
      #858ec6
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  15. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  24. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  25. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 26.5%

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#7a8bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7a8bc3 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #7a8bc3">…</p>

#7a8bc3 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #7a8bc3">…</p>

#7a8bc3 shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7a8bc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8031171
Binary
01111010, 10001011, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#7a8bc3
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 1.837
RGB
rgb(122, 139, 195)
RGBA
rgba(122, 139, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.305, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 47.843%, yellow: 53.251%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8746045 / 0xff7a8bc3
HSL
hsl(226, 38%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 38%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.027), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 226.027, saturation: 37.436%, perceived brightness: 55.635%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.341, S: 46.640, L: 58.548
Cubehelix
H: -135.665, S: 0.458, L: 0.549
TSL
T: -2.360, S: 0.096, L: 0.550
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 29% (0.287), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 52% (0.522), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 27.106, Y: 26.542, Z: 55.314
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.244, Y: 26.542
CIELab
L: 58.548, a: 7.787, b: -31.053
CIELuv
L: 58.548, u: -10.987, v: -48.914
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.548, C: 32.015, H: 284.078
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.548, C: 50.133, H: 257.341
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.519, a: 3.758, b: -27.595
CIECAM02
J: 47.965, C: 37.675, h: 263.631, Q: 136.450, M: 32.946, s: 49.138, H: 312.994
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.259, jaune: -5.461, green: 0.527
LMS
L: 22.283, M: 26.320, S: 54.838
YCbCr
Y: 136.520, Cb: 155.100, Cr: 116.561
YCgCo
Y: 148.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 140.301, Db: 82.298, Dr: 34.813
YPbPr
Y: 139.411, Pb: 29.955, Pr: -11.076
xvYCC
Y: 135.729, Cb: 154.313, Cr: 118.270
YIQ
Y: 140.301, I: -28.118, Q: 13.829
YUV
Y: 140.301, U: 26.919, V: -16.056
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.202
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 8.547

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