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#879cd3 Hex Color Code

#879cd3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879cd3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879cd3 is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.18% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #879cd3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 46% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.38 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#879cd3 linear gradient to complementary #c3bd97

  1. #879cd3
  2. #94a1c9
  3. #9fa7c0
  4. #a9acb6
  5. #b3b2ac
  6. #bbb7a1
  7. #c3bd97

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #697fb4
  2. #7388be
  3. #7d92c8
  4. #879cd3
  5. #91a6de
  6. #9cb0e8
  7. #a6baf3

Tones

  1. #879cd3
  2. #8f9fcd
  3. #96a2c6
  4. #9ca4c0
  5. #a2a7ba
  6. #a8aab3
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#879cd3 to white

  1. #879cd3
  2. #9cacda
  3. #b0bce2
  4. #c4cce9
  5. #d8ddf0
  6. #ebeef8
  7. #ffffff

#879cd3 to black

  1. #879cd3
  2. #7080ac
  3. #596587
  4. #434c64
  5. #2e3343
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 0.430 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 15-3930 TPG
      #7e9cd3
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. 57.18.18
      #7b9cd0
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  20. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  21. Resene

    1. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  22. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

#879cd3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879cd3 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #879cd3">…</p>

#879cd3 background

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="background-color: #879cd3">…</p>

#879cd3 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879cd3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8887507
Binary
10000111, 10011100, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#879cd3
LRV
≈ 33.6%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 1.476
RGB
rgb(135, 156, 211)
RGBA
rgba(135, 156, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.311, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.594%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889709 / 0xff879cd3
HSL
hsl(223, 46%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 46%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.421), saturation: 36% (0.360), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 223.421, saturation: 36.019%, perceived brightness: 61.769%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.140, S: 53.943, L: 64.667
Cubehelix
H: -138.380, S: 0.487, L: 0.611
TSL
T: -2.247, S: 0.092, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.360), magenta: 26% (0.261), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 33.635, Y: 33.630, Z: 66.334
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.252, Y: 33.630
CIELab
L: 64.667, a: 5.955, b: -30.465
CIELuv
L: 64.667, u: -12.872, v: -48.514
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.667, C: 31.042, H: 281.061
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.667, C: 50.193, H: 255.140
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.991, a: 2.045, b: -27.227
CIECAM02
J: 54.603, C: 37.424, h: 260.916, Q: 145.586, M: 32.727, s: 47.412, H: 311.565
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.240, jaune: -5.339, green: 0.760
LMS
L: 28.322, M: 33.826, S: 65.791
YCbCr
Y: 149.997, Cb: 155.253, Cr: 114.876
YCgCo
Y: 164.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.991, Db: 82.765, Dr: 39.928
YPbPr
Y: 155.487, Pb: 29.915, Pr: -13.030
xvYCC
Y: 149.536, Cb: 154.278, Cr: 116.554
YIQ
Y: 155.991, I: -30.180, Q: 12.672
YUV
Y: 155.991, U: 27.071, V: -18.416
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 0.999
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.753

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