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#656fa9 Hex Color Code

#656fa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656fa9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656fa9 is comprised of 39.61% red, 43.53% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #656fa9 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 28% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.33 nm.

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#656fa9 linear gradient to complementary #aab05e

  1. #656fa9
  2. #75799e
  3. #838492
  4. #8f8f86
  5. #99997a
  6. #a2a56d
  7. #aab05e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f5a92
  2. #56619a
  3. #5e68a1
  4. #656fa9
  5. #6c76b1
  6. #747db8
  7. #7b84c0

Tones

  1. #656fa9
  2. #6c73a3
  3. #72779e
  4. #787b98
  5. #7e7f93
  6. #82838d
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#656fa9 to white

  1. #656fa9
  2. #7f85b7
  3. #999cc5
  4. #b2b4d4
  5. #cbcde2
  6. #e5e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#656fa9 to black

  1. #656fa9
  2. #545c8b
  3. #44496d
  4. #343852
  5. #252737
  6. #16171f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.858 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  20. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  27. CIL

    1. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 18.8%

#656fa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656fa9 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #656fa9">…</p>

#656fa9 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #656fa9">…</p>

#656fa9 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656fa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6647721
Binary
01100101, 01101111, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#656fa9
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.677
RGB
rgb(101, 111, 169)
RGBA
rgba(101, 111, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.291, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.430%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10129495 / 0xff656fa9
HSL
hsl(231, 28%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 28%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.176), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 231.176, saturation: 40.237%, perceived brightness: 45.629%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.075, S: 39.545, L: 48.259
Cubehelix
H: -130.633, S: 0.447, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.584, S: 0.108, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 34% (0.343), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 18.211, Y: 16.999, Z: 39.850
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.226, Y: 16.999
CIELab
L: 48.259, a: 11.268, b: -32.269
CIELuv
L: 48.259, u: -7.762, v: -49.431
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.259, C: 34.179, H: 289.248
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.259, C: 50.037, H: 261.075
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.230, a: 6.687, b: -28.444
CIECAM02
J: 37.565, C: 38.349, h: 268.329, Q: 120.755, M: 33.536, s: 52.699, H: 315.514
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.302, jaune: -5.717, green: 0.111
LMS
L: 14.176, M: 16.287, S: 39.474
YCbCr
Y: 114.463, Cb: 154.942, Cr: 119.492
YCgCo
Y: 123.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 114.622, Db: 81.814, Dr: 25.916
YPbPr
Y: 113.046, Pb: 30.150, Pr: -7.668
xvYCC
Y: 113.087, Cb: 154.485, Cr: 121.264
YIQ
Y: 114.622, I: -24.590, Q: 15.931
YUV
Y: 114.622, U: 26.760, V: -11.951
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.902
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.208

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