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#879cdd Hex Color Code

#879cdd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879cdd is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879cdd is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.18% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #879cdd has a hue of 225° (degrees), 56% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.22 nm.

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

#879cdd linear gradient to complementary #c7c69d

  1. #879cdd
  2. #95a3d3
  3. #a1aac8
  4. #acb0be
  5. #b6b8b3
  6. #bfbfa8
  7. #c7c69d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #687fbd
  2. #7288c8
  3. #7d92d2
  4. #879cdd
  5. #91a6e8
  6. #9cb0f3
  7. #a6bbfe

Tones

  1. #879cdd
  2. #90a0d6
  3. #98a3cf
  4. #9fa7c8
  5. #a6aac1
  6. #acaeb9
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#879cdd to white

  1. #879cdd
  2. #9cace3
  3. #b1bce9
  4. #c5ccee
  5. #d8ddf4
  6. #eceefa
  7. #ffffff

#879cdd to black

  1. #879cdd
  2. #7080b4
  3. #59658d
  4. #434c68
  5. #2f3345
  6. #1b1d25
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 77 10 264 / Saphir 85
      #909cd8
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 75 8 265 / Astra 40
      #909cd0
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Portage B72-064-275
      #8b98d8
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3558 C
      #919cd4
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 2114 U
      #929cd1
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  8. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  9. Plascon

    1. Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

#879cdd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879cdd foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #879cdd">…</p>

#879cdd background

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

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

#879cdd shadow

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

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879cdd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8887517
Binary
10000111, 10011100, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#879cdd
LRV
≈ 34.1%
Closest short hex
#89d ΔE = 1.397
RGB
rgb(135, 156, 221)
RGBA
rgba(135, 156, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.305, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889699 / 0xff879cdd
HSL
hsl(225, 56%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 56%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.349), saturation: 39% (0.389), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 225.349, saturation: 38.914%, perceived brightness: 62.379%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.986, S: 63.992, L: 65.079
Cubehelix
H: -136.361, S: 0.561, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.330, S: 0.101, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.389), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 34.927, Y: 34.147, Z: 73.143
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.240, Y: 34.147
CIELab
L: 65.079, a: 8.656, b: -35.369
CIELuv
L: 65.079, u: -13.185, v: -57.045
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.079, C: 36.413, H: 283.753
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.079, C: 58.549, H: 256.986
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.435, a: 4.430, b: -33.309
CIECAM02
J: 55.023, C: 41.999, h: 262.876, Q: 146.145, M: 36.727, s: 50.131, H: 312.595
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -6.218, green: 0.670
LMS
L: 28.386, M: 33.835, S: 72.498
YCbCr
Y: 150.977, Cb: 159.643, Cr: 114.166
YCgCo
Y: 167.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 157.131, Db: 96.095, Dr: 42.098
YPbPr
Y: 156.207, Pb: 34.915, Pr: -13.490
xvYCC
Y: 150.154, Cb: 158.670, Cr: 116.150
YIQ
Y: 157.131, I: -33.392, Q: 15.783
YUV
Y: 157.131, U: 31.431, V: -19.416
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.053
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.013

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