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#6879a0 Hex Color Code

#6879a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6879a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6879a0 is comprised of 40.78% red, 47.45% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6879a0 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 23% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.37 nm.

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#6879a0 linear gradient to complementary #9f9769

  1. #6879a0
  2. #747e97
  3. #7e838e
  4. #888885
  5. #908d7c
  6. #989273
  7. #9f9769

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516389
  2. #596a90
  3. #607298
  4. #6879a0
  5. #7081a8
  6. #7788b0
  7. #7f90b8

Tones

  1. #6879a0
  2. #6e7b9b
  3. #737d97
  4. #777e92
  5. #7c808d
  6. #808289
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6879a0 to white

  1. #6879a0
  2. #818eaf
  3. #9aa3bf
  4. #b2bacf
  5. #ccd0df
  6. #e5e7ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6879a0 to black

  1. #6879a0
  2. #566483
  3. #465068
  4. #353c4d
  5. #262a35
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Cobalt Glow X74R159B
      #5e749d
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3923 TPG
      #67789c
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ P 107-11 U
      #69799a
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  5. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d5
      #627aa5
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. ★ Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  11. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  16. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  21. CIL

    1. Noble Blue
      #607598
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. KILZ

    1. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. Dulux

    1. Marble Swirl 2
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  27. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  30. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  31. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Patch B46-5
      #5f7498
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  33. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  34. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 21.0%

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#6879a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6879a0 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6879a0">…</p>

#6879a0 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #6879a0">…</p>

#6879a0 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6879a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6846880
Binary
01101000, 01111001, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#6879a0
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 1.878
RGB
rgb(104, 121, 160)
RGBA
rgba(104, 121, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.314, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 45.898%, blue: 62.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9930336 / 0xff6879a0
HSL
hsl(222, 23%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 23%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.786), saturation: 35% (0.350), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 221.786, saturation: 35.000%, perceived brightness: 47.622%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.538, S: 35.762, L: 50.868
Cubehelix
H: -140.138, S: 0.338, L: 0.471
TSL
T: -2.177, S: 0.089, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.350), magenta: 24% (0.244), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 18.890, Y: 19.155, Z: 35.953
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.259, Y: 19.155
CIELab
L: 50.868, a: 3.561, b: -22.946
CIELuv
L: 50.868, u: -10.160, v: -34.384
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.868, C: 23.221, H: 278.822
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.868, C: 35.854, H: 253.538
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.767, a: 0.449, b: -18.068
CIECAM02
J: 40.087, C: 29.871, h: 259.129, Q: 124.742, M: 26.121, s: 45.761, H: 310.634
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -4.013, green: 0.700
LMS
L: 16.233, M: 19.444, S: 35.673
YCbCr
Y: 119.392, Cb: 147.637, Cr: 117.768
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.363, Db: 59.637, Dr: 31.124
YPbPr
Y: 120.187, Pb: 21.455, Pr: -10.294
xvYCC
Y: 119.219, Cb: 146.847, Cr: 118.957
YIQ
Y: 120.363, I: -22.656, Q: 8.540
YUV
Y: 120.363, U: 19.506, V: -14.355
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.272
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.742

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