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#656c9c Hex Color Code

#656c9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656c9c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656c9c is comprised of 39.61% red, 42.35% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #656c9c has a hue of 232° (degrees), 22% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.85 nm.

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#656c9c linear gradient to complementary #9fa35e

  1. #656c9c
  2. #727593
  3. #7d7e89
  4. #87877f
  5. #909075
  6. #98996a
  7. #9fa35e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505886
  2. #575f8e
  3. #5e6595
  4. #656c9c
  5. #6c73a3
  6. #737aab
  7. #7a81b2

Tones

  1. #656c9c
  2. #6b6f98
  3. #707393
  4. #74768f
  5. #797a8a
  6. #7d7d86
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#656c9c to white

  1. #656c9c
  2. #7e83ac
  3. #989abc
  4. #b1b3cd
  5. #cbcbdd
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#656c9c to black

  1. #656c9c
  2. #545980
  3. #444865
  4. #34364c
  5. #252634
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 7671 UP
      #6c6b9d
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Behr

    1. 600B-6 Sudden Sapphire
      #5a6da1
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 610B-6 Stained Glass
      #5a6798
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  21. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  23. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  24. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

#656c9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656c9c foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #656c9c">…</p>

#656c9c background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #656c9c">…</p>

#656c9c shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656c9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6646940
Binary
01100101, 01101100, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#656c9c
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.604
RGB
rgb(101, 108, 156)
RGBA
rgba(101, 108, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.296, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10130276 / 0xff656c9c
HSL
hsl(232, 22%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 22%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.364), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 232.364, saturation: 35.256%, perceived brightness: 44.144%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.561, S: 31.913, L: 46.832
Cubehelix
H: -129.537, S: 0.367, L: 0.436
TSL
T: -2.635, S: 0.091, L: 0.437
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 31% (0.308), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 16.728, Y: 15.892, Z: 33.632
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.240, Y: 15.892
CIELab
L: 46.832, a: 9.378, b: -26.864
CIELuv
L: 46.832, u: -6.014, v: -40.536
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.832, C: 28.454, H: 289.243
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.832, C: 40.979, H: 261.561
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.864, a: 5.143, b: -22.116
CIECAM02
J: 36.285, C: 32.925, h: 269.702, Q: 118.678, M: 28.792, s: 49.255, H: 316.263
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -4.756, green: 0.000
LMS
L: 13.624, M: 15.411, S: 33.340
YCbCr
Y: 111.677, Cb: 150.108, Cr: 121.519
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 111.379, Db: 67.134, Dr: 19.747
YPbPr
Y: 109.965, Pb: 24.805, Pr: -5.708
xvYCC
Y: 110.441, Cb: 149.789, Cr: 122.986
YIQ
Y: 111.379, I: -19.591, Q: 13.454
YUV
Y: 111.379, U: 21.959, V: -9.105
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.112
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.729

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