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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

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#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. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Ford

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

    1. ★ 4192 Moon Waves 50BB 17/126
      #5f6b7e
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Arden Forge 70BB 15/081
      #5f6370
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  5. 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%
  6. 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%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh 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%
  8. Mylands of London

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ 7230 - Flirty Fran
      #5b6475
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Needlepoint Navy
      #596a7e
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  20. Dulux

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Bluestone Gray
      #576576
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Garrison Gray
      #646d78
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6214
      #5a6373
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 6209
      #556879
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. 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%
  27. Caparol

    1. 45/19
      #606474
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Atlas / Atlas F2
      #586478
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  28. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.901 #63
      #566577
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  29. Brillux

    1. 63.06.24
      #5d6974
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 57.09.24
      #5d687f
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  30. Sikkens

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Blue-Grey Slate
      #5e6771
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  36. Volkswagen

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

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

    1. Denim
      #627082
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  39. Nippon Paint

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

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

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

#5f6979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5f6979 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #5f6979">…</p>

#5f6979 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #5f6979">…</p>

#5f6979 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<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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