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#656e9e Hex Color Code

#656e9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656e9e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656e9e is comprised of 39.61% red, 43.14% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #656e9e has a hue of 231° (degrees), 23% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.98 nm.

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#656e9e linear gradient to complementary #a1a45f

  1. #656e9e
  2. #737794
  3. #7e7f8b
  4. #888880
  5. #919176
  6. #9a9b6b
  7. #a1a45f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505a88
  2. #57608f
  3. #5e6797
  4. #656e9e
  5. #6c75a5
  6. #737cad
  7. #7b83b4

Tones

  1. #656e9e
  2. #6b7199
  3. #707595
  4. #757890
  5. #7a7b8b
  6. #7e7f87
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#656e9e to white

  1. #656e9e
  2. #7e84ae
  3. #989cbe
  4. #b1b4ce
  5. #cbccde
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#656e9e to black

  1. #656e9e
  2. #545b82
  3. #444967
  4. #34374d
  5. #252734
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 UP
      #666e9c
      ΔE = 0.527 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Blue 072 UP
      #636ea0
      ΔE = 0.604 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-6 Sudden Sapphire
      #5a6da1
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  24. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 17.6%

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#656e9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656e9e foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #656e9e">…</p>

#656e9e background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #656e9e">…</p>

#656e9e shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656e9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6647454
Binary
01100101, 01101110, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#656e9e
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.371
RGB
rgb(101, 110, 158)
RGBA
rgba(101, 110, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.298, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.427%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10129762 / 0xff656e9e
HSL
hsl(231, 23%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 23%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.526), saturation: 36% (0.361), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 230.526, saturation: 36.076%, perceived brightness: 44.711%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.408, S: 32.413, L: 47.478
Cubehelix
H: -131.243, S: 0.373, L: 0.441
TSL
T: -2.556, S: 0.093, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.361), magenta: 30% (0.304), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 17.113, Y: 16.387, Z: 34.602
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.241, Y: 16.387
CIELab
L: 47.478, a: 8.723, b: -27.039
CIELuv
L: 47.478, u: -6.903, v: -40.845
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.478, C: 28.411, H: 287.880
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.478, C: 41.424, H: 260.408
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.480, a: 4.618, b: -22.345
CIECAM02
J: 36.869, C: 33.218, h: 268.027, Q: 119.631, M: 29.049, s: 49.277, H: 315.351
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -4.778, green: 0.126
LMS
L: 13.960, M: 15.987, S: 34.302
YCbCr
Y: 112.881, Cb: 150.404, Cr: 120.641
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 112.781, Db: 68.034, Dr: 22.413
YPbPr
Y: 111.539, Pb: 25.035, Pr: -6.708
xvYCC
Y: 111.792, Cb: 149.992, Cr: 122.107
YIQ
Y: 112.781, I: -20.782, Q: 13.031
YUV
Y: 112.781, U: 22.253, V: -10.335
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.409
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.197

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