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#656579 Hex Color Code

#656579 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656579 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #656579 is comprised of 39.61% red, 39.61% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #656579 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 9% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#656579 linear gradient to complementary #7a7b63

  1. #656579
  2. #696975
  3. #6d6c72
  4. #70706e
  5. #74746b
  6. #777767
  7. #7a7b63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535366
  2. #59596c
  3. #5f5f73
  4. #656579
  5. #6b6b7f
  6. #727286
  7. #78788c

Tints and Shades

#656579 to white

  1. #656579
  2. #7d7d8e
  3. #9695a4
  4. #afafba
  5. #c9c9d0
  6. #e4e4e7
  7. #ffffff

#656579 to black

  1. #656579
  2. #545464
  3. #434350
  4. #33333c
  5. #24242a
  6. #161618
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 7182 - Purple Pansies
      #686574
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 663
      #68677a
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 653
      #6b6779
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Graphite
      #686676
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4268 Pinot Noir 10RB 17/122
      #6b687b
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 4243 Ink Spot 90BB 16/084
      #636472
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Comet B53-018-282
      #636373
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dark Night
      #606374
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Flirty Fran / 7230
      #5c6379
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Flirty Fran / 7230
      #5c6379
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Flirty Fran
      #5c6379
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #626172
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ Basalt 12
      #686474
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Basalt 12 / Str-Putz Basalt 12
      #646070
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-41-5 Sedona Shadow
      #6c687a
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ 5-40-5 Hazzy Purple
      #5f6073
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Muscovite / T12 37.H11
      #686275
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Midnight Iris / T144-8
      #5d6277
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1416 Storm Shadow
      #5d6276
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Daze / 316
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Pencil Lead / 263
      #5c6274
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5929 - Purple Daze
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. DE 5922 - Pencil Lead
      #5c6274
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Abyss / KM954-N
      #5d657d
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 5-42-5 Grecian Grey
      #6a6375
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Gaspe / 1435
      #5d6375
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  23. Tollens

    1. Muscat
      #625f71
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  24. General Paint

    1. Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mesmerize - 6544
      #5d657b
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  26. Sto

    1. 34210
      #6d6579
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  28. Behr

    1. 630F-6 Violet Evening
      #5d5f72
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 640F-6 Enchanted Evening
      #5e5e73
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  29. Colortrend

    1. Bluesilk
      #5f677f
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. Etoile
      #5e677b
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #5d6071
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Palio Navy / I51
      #5c6179
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  33. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 25 - Nightshade
      #63616f
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#656579 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656579 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #656579">…</p>

#656579 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #656579">…</p>

#656579 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656579">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6645113
Binary
01100101, 01100101, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#656579
LRV
≈ 13.5%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 1.283
RGB
rgb(101, 101, 121)
RGBA
rgba(101, 101, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.313, b: 0.375
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.396%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10132103 / 0xff656579
HSL
hsl(240, 9%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 9%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 17% (0.165), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 16.529%, perceived brightness: 40.579%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 12.201, L: 43.440
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.147, L: 0.405
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.039, L: 0.405
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.165), magenta: 17% (0.165), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 13.471, Y: 13.454, Z: 19.973
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.287, Y: 13.454
CIELab
L: 43.440, a: 4.482, b: -11.155
CIELuv
L: 43.440, u: -1.155, v: -16.003
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.440, C: 12.022, H: 291.890
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.440, C: 16.045, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.680, a: 1.364, b: -6.608
CIECAM02
J: 33.305, C: 15.674, h: 275.982, Q: 113.701, M: 13.707, s: 34.721, H: 319.751
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.164, jaune: -2.007, green: -0.141
LMS
L: 12.408, M: 13.483, S: 19.865
YCbCr
Y: 104.719, Cb: 136.780, Cr: 126.580
YCgCo
Y: 106.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 20.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.280, Db: 26.660, Dr: 4.340
YPbPr
Y: 102.440, Pb: 10.000, Pr: -0.920
xvYCC
Y: 103.978, Cb: 136.784, Cr: 127.192
YIQ
Y: 103.280, I: -6.425, Q: 6.223
YUV
Y: 103.280, U: 8.721, V: -2.000
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 2.950
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 9.667

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