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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#656c9c to black

  1. #656c9c
  2. #545980
  3. #444865
  4. #34364c
  5. #252634
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Blue 072 UP
      #636ea0
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Dulux

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

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  9. 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%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

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

    1. ★ Stained Glass 610B-6
      #616fa2
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. KILZ

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

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. 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%
  16. Nerolac

    1. ★ Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. 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%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  19. 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%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

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

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. Brighto Paints

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

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  24. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. 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%
  26. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  28. Brillux

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

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

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#656c9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656c9c foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #656c9c">…</p>

#656c9c background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #656c9c">…</p>

#656c9c shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<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: 39.608%, yellow: 42.043%, blue: 61.176%
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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