#78879b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #78879b is composed of 47.1% red, 52.9% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.6% cyan, 12.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 214.3 degrees, a saturation of 14.9% and a lightness of 53.9%. #78879b color hex could be obtained by blending #f0ffff with #000f37. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 47
    • G 53
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#78879b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#78879b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #78879b has RGB values of R:120, G:135, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 7899035.

Hex triplet 78879b #78879b
RGB Decimal 120, 135, 155 rgb(120,135,155)
RGB Percent 47.1, 52.9, 60.8 rgb(47.1%,52.9%,60.8%)
CMYK 23, 13, 0, 39
HSL 214.3°, 14.9, 53.9 hsl(214.3,14.9%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.3°, 22.6, 60.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.773, -0.868, -12.475
XYZ 22.325, 23.687, 34.404
xyY 0.278, 0.295, 23.687
CIE-LCH 55.773, 12.506, 266.018
CIE-LUV 55.773, -8.792, -18.114
Hunter-Lab 48.669, -3.293, -7.843
Binary 01111000, 10000111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #78879b

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#78879b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #78879b

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Shades and Tints of #78879b

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f4f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #78879b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #818892 is the less saturated color, while #1579fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #78879b is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #828589 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #888a9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8d88a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7d8e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82899d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85889f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7b8b99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population