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#879cda Hex Color Code

#879cda Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879cda is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879cda is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.18% green and 85.49% blue. In the HSL color space #879cda has a hue of 225° (degrees), 53% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.53 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#879cda linear gradient to complementary #c6c39b

  1. #879cda
  2. #95a2d0
  3. #a1a9c6
  4. #abafbb
  5. #b5b6b1
  6. #bebca6
  7. #c6c39b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #687fba
  2. #7288c5
  3. #7d92cf
  4. #879cda
  5. #91a6e5
  6. #9cb0f0
  7. #a6bbfb

Tones

  1. #879cda
  2. #909fd3
  3. #97a3cc
  4. #9ea6c6
  5. #a5aabf
  6. #abadb8
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#879cda to white

  1. #879cda
  2. #9cace0
  3. #b1bce7
  4. #c4cced
  5. #d8ddf3
  6. #eceef9
  7. #ffffff

#879cda to black

  1. #879cda
  2. #7080b2
  3. #59658c
  4. #434c67
  5. #2f3344
  6. #1b1d25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Ice Land B5-D2-2
      #8898cc
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Blue Phlox / 58BB 33/270
      #8797cc
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  9. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Taubmans

    1. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Corlette / T08 24-3
      #869cce
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  12. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Cadet
      #7f9bd1
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Florette / KM3078-2
      #949ed1
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 35.4%

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#879cda HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879cda foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #879cda">…</p>

#879cda background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

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

#879cda shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879cda">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8887514
Binary
10000111, 10011100, 11011010
Hexadecimal
#879cda
LRV
≈ 34.0%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.867
RGB
rgb(135, 156, 218)
RGBA
rgba(135, 156, 218, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.306, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.595%, blue: 0.855%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889702 / 0xff879cda
HSL
hsl(225, 53%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 53%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.819), saturation: 38% (0.381), value: 85% (0.855)
HSP
hue: 224.819, saturation: 38.073%, perceived brightness: 62.194%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.491, S: 60.952, L: 64.953
Cubehelix
H: -136.910, S: 0.539, L: 0.614
TSL
T: -2.307, S: 0.098, L: 0.615
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.381), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.145)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 15% (0.145)
XYZ
X: 34.531, Y: 33.988, Z: 71.057
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.244, Y: 33.988
CIELab
L: 64.953, a: 7.839, b: -33.904
CIELuv
L: 64.953, u: -13.090, v: -54.488
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.953, C: 34.798, H: 283.018
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.953, C: 56.039, H: 256.491
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.299, a: 3.703, b: -31.455
CIECAM02
J: 54.895, C: 40.643, h: 262.360, Q: 145.974, M: 35.542, s: 49.344, H: 312.323
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.259, jaune: -5.955, green: 0.695
LMS
L: 28.366, M: 33.832, S: 70.443
YCbCr
Y: 150.683, Cb: 158.326, Cr: 114.379
YCgCo
Y: 166.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.789, Db: 92.096, Dr: 41.447
YPbPr
Y: 155.991, Pb: 33.415, Pr: -13.352
xvYCC
Y: 149.969, Cb: 157.353, Cr: 116.271
YIQ
Y: 156.789, I: -32.428, Q: 14.850
YUV
Y: 156.789, U: 30.123, V: -19.116
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.410
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.174

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