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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#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 / #fff

#879cd3 to black

  1. #879cd3
  2. #7080ac
  3. #596587
  4. #434c64
  5. #2e3343
  6. #1b1d24
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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%

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#879cd3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879cd3 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #879cd3">…</p>

#879cd3 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #879cd3">…</p>

#879cd3 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<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: 52.941%, yellow: 59.394%, blue: 82.745%
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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