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#879bc3 Hex Color Code

#879bc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879bc3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879bc3 is comprised of 52.94% red, 60.78% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #879bc3 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 33% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.44 nm.

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#879bc3 linear gradient to complementary #b9b091

  1. #879bc3
  2. #919ebb
  3. #9ba2b3
  4. #a3a5aa
  5. #aba9a2
  6. #b2ac9a
  7. #b9b091

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6a7ea5
  2. #7388af
  3. #7d91b9
  4. #879bc3
  5. #91a5cd
  6. #9bafd8
  7. #a5b9e2

Tones

  1. #879bc3
  2. #8d9dbe
  3. #929eb9
  4. #97a0b4
  5. #9ca2af
  6. #a1a3aa
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#879bc3 to white

  1. #879bc3
  2. #9babcd
  3. #afbbd7
  4. #c3cce1
  5. #d7ddeb
  6. #ebeef5
  7. #ffffff

#879bc3 to black

  1. #879bc3
  2. #6f7f9f
  3. #59657d
  4. #434b5d
  5. #2e333e
  6. #1b1d22
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
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      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
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      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
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      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
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      #809ac6
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
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    1. ★ 57.15.18
      #829dc9
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ 57.12.18
      #899bbb
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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    1. ★ Martian Skies 6
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      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
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      #839ec8
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
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    1. ★ 75 7 246 / Lago 55
      #809cc4
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 75 8 250 / Marin 10
      #809ccc
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
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    1. ★ Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6118
      #8798ba
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ 6071
      #87a0c7
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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    1. ★ Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
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      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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    1. ★ South Port
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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    1. ★ South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
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      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  24. CIL

    1. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
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    1. Sapphire Blue / G85
      #8597b8
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
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      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. Blue Bell Hill
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      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
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    1. 34-e4
      #879dbd
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
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      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
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      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2136 C
      #8394b8
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 2107 C
      #9099ba
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
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    1. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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    1. Alaskan Blue / 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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    1. Alaskan Blue 348-4
      #7d9dc3
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 32.4%

#879bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879bc3 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #879bc3">…</p>

#879bc3 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #879bc3">…</p>

#879bc3 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879bc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8887235
Binary
10000111, 10011011, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#879bc3
LRV
≈ 32.5%
Closest short hex
#89b ΔE = 1.949
RGB
rgb(135, 155, 195)
RGBA
rgba(135, 155, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.320, b: 0.402
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889981 / 0xff879bc3
HSL
hsl(220, 33%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 33%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 30.769%, perceived brightness: 60.609%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.434, S: 38.834, L: 63.781
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.372, L: 0.602
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.076, L: 0.602
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 21% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 31.561, Y: 32.533, Z: 56.236
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.270, Y: 32.533
CIELab
L: 63.781, a: 2.354, b: -22.912
CIELuv
L: 63.781, u: -11.954, v: -35.590
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.781, C: 23.033, H: 275.865
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.781, C: 37.544, H: 251.434
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.037, a: -1.046, b: -18.531
CIECAM02
J: 53.685, C: 30.068, h: 256.912, Q: 144.356, M: 26.294, s: 42.679, H: 309.490
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -4.002, green: 0.864
LMS
L: 27.971, M: 33.361, S: 55.839
YCbCr
Y: 147.925, Cb: 148.520, Cr: 116.380
YCgCo
Y: 160.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.580, Db: 62.320, Dr: 35.340
YPbPr
Y: 153.620, Pb: 22.300, Pr: -11.840
xvYCC
Y: 147.932, Cb: 147.589, Cr: 117.599
YIQ
Y: 153.580, I: -24.765, Q: 8.216
YUV
Y: 153.580, U: 20.384, V: -16.300
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.116
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 8.456

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