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CIL Periwinkle Blue / #7c9ec3 Hex Color Code

#7c9ec3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #7c9ec3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #7c9ec3 is comprised of 48.63% red, 61.96% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #7c9ec3 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 37% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.89 nm.

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#7c9ec3 linear gradient to complementary #b9a686

  1. #7c9ec3
  2. #899fb9
  3. #95a1af
  4. #9fa2a5
  5. #a9a39b
  6. #b1a590
  7. #b9a686

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f81a5
  2. #688aaf
  3. #7294b9
  4. #7c9ec3
  5. #86a8cd
  6. #90b2d8
  7. #9abce2

Tones

  1. #7c9ec3
  2. #839ebd
  3. #8a9fb7
  4. #909fb2
  5. #969fac
  6. #9ba0a6
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#7c9ec3 to white

  1. #7c9ec3
  2. #92aecd
  3. #a8bdd7
  4. #becde1
  5. #d4deeb
  6. #e9eef5
  7. #ffffff

#7c9ec3 to black

  1. #7c9ec3
  2. #67829f
  3. #52677d
  4. #3e4d5d
  5. #2b343e
  6. #191d22
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 0.334 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Alaskan Blue / PPG1162-4
      #7e9ec2
      ΔE = 0.405 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Alaskan Blue / PPG1162-4
      #7e9ec2
      ΔE = 0.405 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 0.691 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Quiet Peace B3-D2-2
      #7c9cc0
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Fresco Blue / NP PB 1521 T
      #7da0c6
      ΔE = 0.777 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ Violet Veil / NP PB 1514 T
      #84a0c8
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 30BB 33/211
      #7d9ebd
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 645 C
      #7da1c4
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. ★ 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Sultry Step 27-9
      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Smiling Eyes 27-24
      #86a0bc
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-d4
      #7d9fc0
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 34-e4
      #879dbd
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.15.18
      #7a9cc5
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. ★ 60.12.18
      #839dbc
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  15. Krylon

    1. ★ Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 590D-4 Romantic Isle
      #84a0c3
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6113
      #829ebe
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Strata Blue
      #7ba2c6
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #80a3c6
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7212T Mysteria
      #81a3c6
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 5244T Northern Sky
      #7ea2c1
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 7 246 / Lago 55
      #809cc4
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 2608-R96B
      #8098b8
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  26. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Inca Blue / T64-5
      #839eb9
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  27. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ Pool
      #809dbb
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Aster X75R160C
      #7f99bc
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Blue Marble R171C
      #8399b7
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  31. Tollens

    1. ★ T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #7e9ebc
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ Jacob's Room / 33BB 32/308
      #6f9dc5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  33. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  35. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Robin Egg Blue
      #7d98ba
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Huron Blue
      #88a0bc
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steel Blue / 823
      #889fc0
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7271 - South Port
      #7498bf
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Key West Zenith / 0646
      #7da2c2
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  41. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. 4202 Ceremonial Blue 50BB 39/188
      #89a1c2
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Blue Symmetry 30BB 40/207
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  43. Sikkens

    1. T4.18.59
      #84a3c2
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  44. KILZ

    1. Nantucket Shore / C751
      #7ba3c4
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Inspiration Blue / C731
      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  45. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  47. Disney

    1. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  48. General Paint

    1. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  50. California Paints

    1. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  51. Asian Paints

    1. Clear Morning / 9144
      #8ba1c1
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 34.8%

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#7c9ec3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#7c9ec3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #7c9ec3">…</p>

#7c9ec3 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #7c9ec3">…</p>

#7c9ec3 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 #7c9ec3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8167107
Binary
01111100, 10011110, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#7c9ec3
LRV
≈ 32.7%
Closest short hex
#79b ΔE = 2.210
RGB
rgb(124, 158, 195)
RGBA
rgba(124, 158, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.331, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.486%, yellow: 0.576%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8610109 / 0xff7c9ec3
HSL
hsl(211, 37%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 37%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.268), saturation: 36% (0.364), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 211.268, saturation: 36.410%, perceived brightness: 60.227%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.718, S: 43.835, L: 63.899
Cubehelix
H: -152.283, S: 0.421, L: 0.596
TSL
T: -1.762, S: 0.098, L: 0.596
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.364), magenta: 19% (0.190), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 30.386, Y: 32.677, Z: 56.325
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.274, Y: 32.677
CIELab
L: 63.899, a: -2.504, b: -22.794
CIELuv
L: 63.899, u: -17.914, v: -34.735
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.899, C: 22.931, H: 263.730
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.899, C: 39.083, H: 242.718
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.164, a: -5.154, b: -18.405
CIECAM02
J: 53.559, C: 32.103, h: 245.727, Q: 144.187, M: 28.073, s: 44.125, H: 303.907
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.933, green: 1.668
LMS
L: 27.158, M: 34.434, S: 55.926
YCbCr
Y: 146.610, Cb: 149.275, Cr: 110.447
YCgCo
Y: 158.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.052, Db: 64.621, Dr: 53.351
YPbPr
Y: 153.422, Pb: 22.410, Pr: -18.702
xvYCC
Y: 147.762, Cb: 147.686, Cr: 111.572
YIQ
Y: 152.052, I: -32.141, Q: 4.322
YUV
Y: 152.052, U: 21.136, V: -24.610
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/6 ΔE = 0.946
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 8.233

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