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#879ef9 Hex Color Code

#879ef9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879ef9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879ef9 is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.96% green and 97.65% blue. In the HSL color space #879ef9 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 90% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.64 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#879ef9 linear gradient to complementary #d6d9a7

  1. #879ef9
  2. #9aa7ec
  3. #a9b1df
  4. #b7bbd1
  5. #c2c5c4
  6. #cdcfb6
  7. #d6d9a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6580d7
  2. #718ae2
  3. #7c94ee
  4. #879ef9
  5. #92a8ff
  6. #9db3ff
  7. #a9bdff

Tones

  1. #879ef9
  2. #94a3f0
  3. #9fa9e6
  4. #a8afdd
  5. #b1b4d3
  6. #b9baca
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#879ef9 to white

  1. #879ef9
  2. #9eadfa
  3. #b3bdfc
  4. #c7cdfd
  5. #dadefe
  6. #edeefe
  7. #ffffff

#879ef9 to black

  1. #879ef9
  2. #7082cb
  3. #5a669f
  4. #444c74
  5. #2f344d
  6. #1b1d29
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 83 17 264 / Ultramarinblau 40
      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

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#879ef9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879ef9 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #879ef9">…</p>

#879ef9 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: #879ef9">…</p>

#879ef9 shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879ef9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8888057
Binary
10000111, 10011110, 11111001
Hexadecimal
#879ef9
LRV
≈ 36.4%
Closest short hex
#89e ΔE = 2.096
RGB
rgb(135, 158, 249)
RGBA
rgba(135, 158, 249, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.292, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.976%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889159 / 0xff879ef9
HSL
hsl(228, 90%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 90%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.895), saturation: 46% (0.458), value: 98% (0.976)
HSP
hue: 227.895, saturation: 45.783%, perceived brightness: 64.642%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.428, S: 93.312, L: 66.856
Cubehelix
H: -133.788, S: 0.773, L: 0.632
TSL
T: -2.441, S: 0.126, L: 0.633
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.458), magenta: 37% (0.365), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.024)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 2% (0.024)
XYZ
X: 39.312, Y: 36.442, Z: 94.567
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.214, Y: 36.442
CIELab
L: 66.856, a: 15.395, b: -47.964
CIELuv
L: 66.856, u: -14.793, v: -79.261
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.856, C: 50.374, H: 287.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.856, C: 80.629, H: 259.428
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.367, a: 10.600, b: -50.622
CIECAM02
J: 56.866, C: 53.373, h: 264.902, Q: 148.572, M: 46.674, s: 56.049, H: 313.670
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -8.492, green: 0.612
LMS
L: 29.106, M: 34.777, S: 93.610
YCbCr
Y: 154.729, Cb: 171.353, Cr: 111.442
YCgCo
Y: 175.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 161.497, Db: 131.653, Dr: 50.406
YPbPr
Y: 159.653, Pb: 48.145, Pr: -15.686
xvYCC
Y: 153.114, Cb: 170.292, Cr: 114.221
YIQ
Y: 161.497, I: -42.936, Q: 23.450
YUV
Y: 161.497, U: 43.062, V: -23.246
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.614
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.653

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