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#656e9a Hex Color Code

#656e9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656e9a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656e9a is comprised of 39.61% red, 43.14% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #656e9a has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.38 nm.

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#656e9a linear gradient to complementary #9d9f60

  1. #656e9a
  2. #717691
  3. #7c7e88
  4. #86867f
  5. #8e8e75
  6. #96976b
  7. #9d9f60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505a84
  2. #57608b
  3. #5e6793
  4. #656e9a
  5. #6c75a1
  6. #737ca9
  7. #7a83b0

Tones

  1. #656e9a
  2. #6a7196
  3. #6f7491
  4. #74778d
  5. #787a89
  6. #7c7d84
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#656e9a to white

  1. #656e9a
  2. #7e84aa
  3. #979cbb
  4. #b1b4cc
  5. #caccdd
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#656e9a to black

  1. #656e9a
  2. #545b7f
  3. #444964
  4. #34374b
  5. #252733
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 0.767 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 70BB 16/287
      #5a709e
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Blueberry Patch 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 600B-6 Sudden Sapphire
      #5a6da1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  20. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  21. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  24. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  26. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  28. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  33. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#656e9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656e9a foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #656e9a">…</p>

#656e9a background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #656e9a">…</p>

#656e9a shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656e9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6647450
Binary
01100101, 01101110, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#656e9a
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.775
RGB
rgb(101, 110, 154)
RGBA
rgba(101, 110, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.301, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.426%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10129766 / 0xff656e9a
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.811), saturation: 34% (0.344), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 229.811, saturation: 34.416%, perceived brightness: 44.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.818, S: 30.344, L: 47.302
Cubehelix
H: -131.923, S: 0.345, L: 0.440
TSL
T: -2.525, S: 0.087, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.344), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 16.774, Y: 16.251, Z: 32.819
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.247, Y: 16.251
CIELab
L: 47.302, a: 7.604, b: -24.955
CIELuv
L: 47.302, u: -6.729, v: -37.463
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.302, C: 26.087, H: 286.947
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.302, C: 38.063, H: 259.818
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.313, a: 3.726, b: -20.049
CIECAM02
J: 36.716, C: 31.140, h: 267.446, Q: 119.382, M: 27.231, s: 47.760, H: 315.036
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.252, jaune: -4.404, green: 0.163
LMS
L: 13.944, M: 15.984, S: 32.545
YCbCr
Y: 112.489, Cb: 148.648, Cr: 120.925
YCgCo
Y: 118.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.325, Db: 62.702, Dr: 21.545
YPbPr
Y: 111.251, Pb: 23.035, Pr: -6.524
xvYCC
Y: 111.545, Cb: 148.235, Cr: 122.269
YIQ
Y: 112.325, I: -19.497, Q: 11.787
YUV
Y: 112.325, U: 20.509, V: -9.935
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.394
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.949

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