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#656b8a Hex Color Code

#656b8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656b8a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656b8a is comprised of 39.61% red, 41.96% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #656b8a has a hue of 230° (degrees), 15% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#656b8a linear gradient to complementary #8c8a63

  1. #656b8a
  2. #6d7084
  3. #74757e
  4. #7b7a77
  5. #817f71
  6. #87856a
  7. #8c8a63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515875
  2. #585e7c
  3. #5e6483
  4. #656b8a
  5. #6c7291
  6. #727898
  7. #797f9f

Tints and Shades

#656b8a to white

  1. #656b8a
  2. #7d829d
  3. #969ab0
  4. #b0b2c3
  5. #cacbd7
  6. #e4e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#656b8a to black

  1. #656b8a
  2. #545972
  3. #43475a
  4. #343644
  5. #24262f
  6. #16171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7673 U
      #6c6d8d
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 2361 C
      #70708d
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Contentment
      #5c6889
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Heron / 832
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  28. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  29. RAL

    1. RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  33. Dulux

    1. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

#656b8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656b8a foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #656b8a">…</p>

#656b8a background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #656b8a">…</p>

#656b8a shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656b8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6646666
Binary
01100101, 01101011, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#656b8a
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.490
RGB
rgb(101, 107, 138)
RGBA
rgba(101, 107, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.309, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10130550 / 0xff656b8a
HSL
hsl(230, 15%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 15%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.270), saturation: 27% (0.268), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 230.270, saturation: 26.812%, perceived brightness: 42.854%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.688, S: 21.958, L: 45.794
Cubehelix
H: -131.486, S: 0.244, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -2.545, S: 0.064, L: 0.426
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.268), magenta: 22% (0.225), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 15.211, Y: 15.117, Z: 26.156
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.268, Y: 15.117
CIELab
L: 45.794, a: 5.109, b: -17.787
CIELuv
L: 45.794, u: -4.739, v: -26.045
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.794, C: 18.506, H: 286.027
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.794, C: 26.473, H: 259.688
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.880, a: 1.793, b: -12.671
CIECAM02
J: 35.372, C: 23.473, h: 268.007, Q: 117.176, M: 20.527, s: 41.854, H: 315.340
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.205, jaune: -3.143, green: 0.112
LMS
L: 13.393, M: 15.118, S: 25.973
YCbCr
Y: 109.409, Cb: 142.497, Cr: 123.165
YCgCo
Y: 113.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 108.740, Db: 44.023, Dr: 14.725
YPbPr
Y: 107.954, Pb: 16.190, Pr: -4.426
xvYCC
Y: 108.713, Cb: 142.222, Cr: 124.112
YIQ
Y: 108.740, I: -13.533, Q: 8.376
YUV
Y: 108.740, U: 14.400, V: -6.790
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.530
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.289

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