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#879efb Hex Color Code

#879efb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #879efb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #879efb is comprised of 52.94% red, 61.96% green and 98.43% blue. In the HSL color space #879efb has a hue of 228° (degrees), 94% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.52 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#879efb linear gradient to complementary #d7daa8

  1. #879efb
  2. #9aa7ee
  3. #aab1e0
  4. #b8bbd3
  5. #c3c5c5
  6. #ced0b7
  7. #d7daa8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6580d9
  2. #718ae4
  3. #7c94f0
  4. #879efb
  5. #92a8ff
  6. #9db3ff
  7. #a9bdff

Tones

  1. #879efb
  2. #94a4f1
  3. #9fa9e8
  4. #a9afde
  5. #b2b5d5
  6. #babbcb
  7. #c1c1c1

Tints and Shades

#879efb to white

  1. #879efb
  2. #9eadfc
  3. #b3bdfd
  4. #c7cdfe
  5. #dadefe
  6. #edeeff
  7. #ffffff

#879efb to black

  1. #879efb
  2. #7082cc
  3. #5a66a0
  4. #444c75
  5. #2f344d
  6. #1c1d29
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 83 17 264 / Ultramarinblau 40
      #8c9cfc
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 80 13 264 / Saphir 115
      #909ce8
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  2. Plascon

    1. Bellaggio Blue B6-B2-1
      #8898ec
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

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#879efb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#879efb foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #879efb">…</p>

#879efb background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #879efb">…</p>

#879efb shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #879efb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8888059
Binary
10000111, 10011110, 11111011
Hexadecimal
#879efb
LRV
≈ 36.6%
Closest short hex
#89f ΔE = 2.298
RGB
rgb(135, 158, 251)
RGBA
rgba(135, 158, 251, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.290, b: 0.461
RYB
red: 0.529%, yellow: 0.605%, blue: 0.984%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7889157 / 0xff879efb
HSL
hsl(228, 94%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 94%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.103), saturation: 46% (0.462), value: 98% (0.984)
HSP
hue: 228.103, saturation: 46.215%, perceived brightness: 64.777%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.601, S: 95.526, L: 66.951
Cubehelix
H: -133.582, S: 0.789, L: 0.633
TSL
T: -2.450, S: 0.128, L: 0.634
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.462), magenta: 37% (0.371), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.016)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 2% (0.016)
XYZ
X: 39.626, Y: 36.567, Z: 96.218
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.212, Y: 36.567
CIELab
L: 66.951, a: 15.974, b: -48.905
CIELuv
L: 66.951, u: -14.852, v: -80.929
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.951, C: 51.447, H: 288.088
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.951, C: 82.281, H: 259.601
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.471, a: 11.144, b: -52.010
CIECAM02
J: 56.963, C: 54.183, h: 265.050, Q: 148.698, M: 47.382, s: 56.449, H: 313.749
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.339, jaune: -8.664, green: 0.603
LMS
L: 29.121, M: 34.779, S: 95.237
YCbCr
Y: 154.925, Cb: 172.231, Cr: 111.300
YCgCo
Y: 175.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 161.725, Db: 134.319, Dr: 50.840
YPbPr
Y: 159.797, Pb: 49.145, Pr: -15.778
xvYCC
Y: 153.237, Cb: 171.171, Cr: 114.140
YIQ
Y: 161.725, I: -43.579, Q: 24.072
YUV
Y: 161.725, U: 43.934, V: -23.446
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.977
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.876

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