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#5f6979 Hex Color Code

#5f6979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5f6979 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #5f6979 is comprised of 37.25% red, 41.18% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #5f6979 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 12% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.25 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5f6979 linear gradient to complementary #79715f

  1. #5f6979
  2. #646a75
  3. #696c70
  4. #6d6d6c
  5. #716e68
  6. #757063
  7. #79715f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c5666
  2. #535c6c
  3. #596373
  4. #5f6979
  5. #656f80
  6. #6c7686
  7. #727c8d

Tints and Shades

#5f6979 to white

  1. #5f6979
  2. #78808e
  3. #9298a4
  4. #acb1ba
  5. #c7cad0
  6. #e3e4e7
  7. #ffffff

#5f6979 to black

  1. #5f6979
  2. #4f5764
  3. #404650
  4. #31353c
  5. #23252a
  6. #151618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 811
      #606a79
      ΔE = 0.580 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3910 TPG
      #61697a
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 18-3912 TPG
      #616676
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Funk R183B
      #616879
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Denim
      #627082
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ 4192 Moon Waves 50BB 17/126
      #5f6b7e
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  5. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Zephyr / PPG1042-6
      #5b6676
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Zephyr / PPG1042-6
      #5b6676
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Blue-Grey Slate / 30BB 13/068
      #606672
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #5a6778
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Gunmetal Gray
      #5f6670
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Zephyr D47-5
      #5a6776
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Zephyr / 546-6
      #5c6576
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  11. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Lead
      #5e6673
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #5f6c7f
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Mist Blue
      #5b6b77
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.06.24
      #5f6874
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 48.06.24
      #606371
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ironstone / T12 43.G8
      #5d6b79
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Blackbut / T169-8
      #5d6570
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Ironstone / P116-C6
      #5d6b79
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Blue Zephyr / P228-N6
      #5b6873
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ New Hampshire Blue
      #5a6a7c
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 606X
      #5a6876
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. M428 / Amethyst
      #5d6372
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Heather Dusk 30-19
      #5f6573
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Etoile
      #5e677b
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ Denim
      #606b77
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Flirty Fran / 7230
      #626e7f
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7230 - Flirty Fran
      #5b6475
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ 6208
      #626d7a
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 4435
      #606c80
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Atlas / Atlas F2
      #586478
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  26. Dulux

    1. ★ Veiled Violet
      #606573
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Moon Waves 1
      #626f83
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  27. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin B7
      #606573
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  28. Humbrol

    1. ★ 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone Gray
      #576576
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Garrison Gray
      #646d78
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Andes Summit / CSP-600
      #596572
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Blue Gaspe / 1435
      #5d6375
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  32. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.901 #63
      #566577
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  33. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  34. CIL

    1. Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-R90B
      #606872
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  37. Behr

    1. Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  38. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #637080
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Strato Silver
      #556474
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Granite Peak - 6250
      #606b75
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  41. Sico

    1. 6171-63 Caravel
      #5e6a74
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7324-53 Blue Tulip
      #606e7a
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

#5f6979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5f6979 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #5f6979">…</p>

#5f6979 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #5f6979">…</p>

#5f6979 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5f6979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6252921
Binary
01011111, 01101001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#5f6979
LRV
≈ 13.9%
Closest short hex
#567 ΔE = 2.607
RGB
rgb(95, 105, 121)
RGBA
rgba(95, 105, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.327, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 0.373%, yellow: 0.401%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10524295 / 0xff5f6979
HSL
hsl(217, 12%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 12%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.923), saturation: 21% (0.215), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 216.923, saturation: 21.488%, perceived brightness: 40.828%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.938, S: 22.074, L: 44.113
Cubehelix
H: -145.593, S: 0.157, L: 0.407
TSL
T: -1.977, S: 0.051, L: 0.407
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.215), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.627), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 13.221, Y: 13.916, Z: 20.075
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.295, Y: 13.916
CIELab
L: 44.113, a: -0.037, b: -10.189
CIELuv
L: 44.113, u: -5.982, v: -14.050
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.113, C: 10.189, H: 269.789
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.113, C: 15.270, H: 246.938
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.304, a: -2.020, b: -5.793
CIECAM02
J: 33.753, C: 15.682, h: 252.260, Q: 114.463, M: 13.713, s: 34.613, H: 307.131
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.148, jaune: -1.797, green: 0.568
LMS
L: 12.407, M: 14.443, S: 19.971
YCbCr
Y: 105.193, Cb: 136.504, Cr: 122.474
YCgCo
Y: 106.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.834, Db: 25.828, Dr: 16.802
YPbPr
Y: 104.022, Pb: 9.150, Pr: -5.736
xvYCC
Y: 105.337, Cb: 136.038, Cr: 122.961
YIQ
Y: 103.834, I: -11.097, Q: 2.864
YUV
Y: 103.834, U: 8.448, V: -7.750
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/2 ΔE = 2.706
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.291

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