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#7b8ae2 Hex Color Code

#7b8ae2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7b8ae2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #7b8ae2 is comprised of 48.24% red, 54.12% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #7b8ae2 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 64% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.93 nm.

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#7b8ae2 linear gradient to complementary #cad38a

  1. #7b8ae2
  2. #8f96d4
  3. #9fa1c6
  4. #acadb8
  5. #b7baaa
  6. #c1c69a
  7. #cad38a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5e70c4
  2. #6778ce
  3. #7181d8
  4. #7b8ae2
  5. #8593ec
  6. #8f9cf6
  7. #98a5ff

Tones

  1. #7b8ae2
  2. #8690da
  3. #9096d1
  4. #999cc9
  5. #a1a2c0
  6. #a8a9b8
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#7b8ae2 to white

  1. #7b8ae2
  2. #949ce7
  3. #aaafec
  4. #c0c3f1
  5. #d6d6f6
  6. #eaebfb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#7b8ae2 to black

  1. #7b8ae2
  2. #6672b8
  3. #525a90
  4. #3f446a
  5. #2c2e47
  6. #1a1b26
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
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      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
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      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
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      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
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      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
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      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
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      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  13. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 26.8%

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#7b8ae2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7b8ae2 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #7b8ae2">…</p>

#7b8ae2 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #7b8ae2">…</p>

#7b8ae2 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #7b8ae2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8096482
Binary
01111011, 10001010, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#7b8ae2
LRV
≈ 27.9%
Closest short hex
#78d ΔE = 1.228
RGB
rgb(123, 138, 226)
RGBA
rgba(123, 138, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.283, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 48.235%, yellow: 53.370%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8680734 / 0xff7b8ae2
HSL
hsl(231, 64%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 64%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.262), saturation: 46% (0.456), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 231.262, saturation: 45.575%, perceived brightness: 57.535%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.479, S: 73.686, L: 59.778
Cubehelix
H: -130.553, S: 0.680, L: 0.561
TSL
T: -2.588, S: 0.127, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.456), magenta: 39% (0.389), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 52% (0.518), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 30.980, Y: 27.877, Z: 75.685
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.207, Y: 27.877
CIELab
L: 59.778, a: 17.472, b: -46.515
CIELuv
L: 59.778, u: -11.329, v: -75.610
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.778, C: 49.688, H: 290.588
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.778, C: 76.454, H: 261.479
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.799, a: 12.338, b: -48.031
CIECAM02
J: 49.163, C: 51.625, h: 267.816, Q: 138.144, M: 45.146, s: 57.167, H: 315.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.353, jaune: -8.272, green: 0.211
LMS
L: 22.387, M: 25.986, S: 74.901
YCbCr
Y: 139.311, Cb: 168.852, Cr: 115.167
YCoCg
Y: 156.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 143.547, Db: 124.054, Dr: 39.091
YPbPr
Y: 141.141, Pb: 45.725, Pr: -11.548
xvYCC
Y: 137.215, Cb: 168.166, Cr: 117.856
YIQ
Y: 143.547, I: -37.207, Q: 24.208
YUV
Y: 143.547, U: 40.576, V: -18.026
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.414
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.052

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