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#879dcb Hex Color Code

#879dcb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879dcb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879dcb is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.57% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #879dcb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 40% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.07 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#879dcb linear gradient to complementary #beb694

  1. #879dcb
  2. #93a1c2
  3. #9da5b9
  4. #a6a9b0
  5. #afada7
  6. #b7b29d
  7. #beb694

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6980ac
  2. #7389b6
  3. #7d93c1
  4. #879dcb
  5. #91a7d6
  6. #9bb1e0
  7. #a6bbeb

Tones

  1. #879dcb
  2. #8e9fc5
  3. #94a1c0
  4. #9aa3ba
  5. #9fa5b4
  6. #a4a7af
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#879dcb to white

  1. #879dcb
  2. #9badd4
  3. #b0bddc
  4. #c3cde5
  5. #d7ddee
  6. #ebeef6
  7. #ffffff

#879dcb to black

  1. #879dcb
  2. #6f81a6
  3. #596682
  4. #434c60
  5. #2e3440
  6. #1b1d23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shaker Blue / T61-5
      #859ece
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / T12 39.F4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Florette / 7215
      #899fcf
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Disney

    1. ★ TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Crocus 28-9
      #879fd1
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ 57.15.18
      #829dc9
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-4 Bonnie Blue
      #809dce
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. ★ 1-38-4 Paradise
      #899acc
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-4 Pageant Song
      #899ac9
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. 8502 French Violet
      #8a9dc1
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  8. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Spring Crocus / NP PB 1497 T
      #8fa0cc
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Blue Epic / NP PB 1507 T
      #88a3d0
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2135 U
      #8598c6
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 7453
      #829cd4
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Zephyr B68-045-263
      #809ac6
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c1
      #8999c9
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R70B
      #8ba1d3
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Evening
      #8798c3
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Never Grow Up X74R159C
      #8299c3
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Stardust B5-C2-2
      #88a0d8
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 2
      #7d9ac8
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #809cc6
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7194T Lady Di
      #91a1cd
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 7192T Xerxes Blue
      #8e9dc0
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10439
      #7fa0cf
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Royal Regatta / KM3102-2
      #85a1d6
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  24. Olympic

    1. Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  25. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6268
      #879bd1
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 6028
      #869ad1
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. Blue Hyacinth / P107-C4
      #8198c1
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  30. Berger

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. South Port
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  33. Caparol

    1. 77 11 246 / Lago 85
      #7ca0d4
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 75 7 246 / Lago 55
      #809cc4
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #89a5d4
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 33.9%

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#879dcb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879dcb foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #879dcb">…</p>

#879dcb background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #879dcb">…</p>

#879dcb shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879dcb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8887755
Binary
10000111, 10011101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#879dcb
LRV
≈ 33.6%
Closest short hex
#89c ΔE = 2.237
RGB
rgb(135, 157, 203)
RGBA
rgba(135, 157, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.317, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.595%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889461 / 0xff879dcb
HSL
hsl(221, 40%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 40%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.588), saturation: 33% (0.335), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 220.588, saturation: 33.498%, perceived brightness: 61.527%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.336, S: 45.666, L: 64.624
Cubehelix
H: -141.451, S: 0.427, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -2.127, S: 0.084, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.335), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 32.825, Y: 33.575, Z: 61.239
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.263, Y: 33.575
CIELab
L: 64.624, a: 3.282, b: -26.083
CIELuv
L: 64.624, u: -13.041, v: -40.952
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.624, C: 26.289, H: 277.171
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.624, C: 42.978, H: 252.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.944, a: -0.283, b: -22.101
CIECAM02
J: 54.569, C: 33.365, h: 257.693, Q: 145.540, M: 29.177, s: 44.774, H: 309.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -4.556, green: 0.909
LMS
L: 28.533, M: 34.272, S: 60.778
YCbCr
Y: 149.717, Cb: 151.450, Cr: 115.076
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 16.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.666, Db: 71.218, Dr: 39.308
YPbPr
Y: 155.626, Pb: 25.530, Pr: -13.116
xvYCC
Y: 149.655, Cb: 150.426, Cr: 116.478
YIQ
Y: 155.666, I: -27.884, Q: 9.660
YUV
Y: 155.666, U: 23.294, V: -18.130
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.183
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 7.732

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