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#656e8f Hex Color Code

#656e8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656e8f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656e8f is comprised of 39.61% red, 43.14% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #656e8f has a hue of 227° (degrees), 17% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#656e8f linear gradient to complementary #918d63

  1. #656e8f
  2. #6e7388
  3. #767881
  4. #7e7d7a
  5. #858272
  6. #8b886b
  7. #918d63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515a7a
  2. #576181
  3. #5e6788
  4. #656e8f
  5. #6c7596
  6. #737c9d
  7. #7a83a5

Tones

  1. #656e8f
  2. #69708c
  3. #6d7288
  4. #707485
  5. #747681
  6. #77787e
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#656e8f to white

  1. #656e8f
  2. #7e85a1
  3. #979cb3
  4. #b0b4c6
  5. #caccd9
  6. #e4e5ec
  7. #ffffff

#656e8f to black

  1. #656e8f
  2. #545b76
  3. #44495d
  4. #343746
  5. #242730
  6. #16171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 62 5 246 / Lago 20
      #607094
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  15. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cry Me a River R169B
      #6b7392
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6173
      #5e7094
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 6174
      #5a6f93
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  28. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  31. Resene

    1. Waikawa Grey B56-043-263
      #5b6e91
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Kingfisher Blue B54-041-263
      #596a8b
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 107-4 U
      #5c6f95
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 2109 CP
      #5c6d8b
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Normandy Blue
      #5a6d93
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Contentment
      #5c6889
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  36. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  37. Ford

    1. Capri Blue
      #5b6f8f
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  39. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

#656e8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656e8f foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #656e8f">…</p>

#656e8f background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #656e8f">…</p>

#656e8f shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656e8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6647439
Binary
01100101, 01101110, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#656e8f
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 3.546
RGB
rgb(101, 110, 143)
RGBA
rgba(101, 110, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.311, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.425%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10129777 / 0xff656e8f
HSL
hsl(227, 17%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 17%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.143), saturation: 29% (0.294), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 227.143, saturation: 29.371%, perceived brightness: 43.816%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.482, S: 26.247, L: 46.845
Cubehelix
H: -134.537, S: 0.268, L: 0.435
TSL
T: -2.408, S: 0.071, L: 0.436
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 15.899, Y: 15.901, Z: 28.213
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.265, Y: 15.901
CIELab
L: 46.845, a: 4.615, b: -19.152
CIELuv
L: 46.845, u: -6.253, v: -28.165
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.845, C: 19.700, H: 283.548
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.845, C: 28.851, H: 257.482
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.876, a: 1.387, b: -14.035
CIECAM02
J: 36.314, C: 25.173, h: 264.905, Q: 118.726, M: 22.013, s: 43.059, H: 313.672
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.210, jaune: -3.372, green: 0.280
LMS
L: 13.900, M: 15.978, S: 28.008
YCbCr
Y: 111.411, Cb: 143.819, Cr: 121.706
YCgCo
Y: 116.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 111.071, Db: 48.039, Dr: 19.158
YPbPr
Y: 110.459, Pb: 17.535, Pr: -6.018
xvYCC
Y: 110.865, Cb: 143.403, Cr: 122.714
YIQ
Y: 111.071, I: -15.963, Q: 8.364
YUV
Y: 111.071, U: 15.713, V: -8.835
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.204
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.252

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