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#6879b2 Hex Color Code

#6879b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6879b2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6879b2 is comprised of 40.78% red, 47.45% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #6879b2 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 32% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.68 nm.

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#6879b2 linear gradient to complementary #b0af6a

  1. #6879b2
  2. #7981a7
  3. #878a9c
  4. #939390
  5. #9e9c84
  6. #a7a677
  7. #b0af6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #50639a
  2. #586aa2
  3. #6071aa
  4. #6879b2
  5. #7081ba
  6. #7888c3
  7. #8090cb

Tones

  1. #6879b2
  2. #707cac
  3. #777fa6
  4. #7d83a0
  5. #838699
  6. #888a93
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6879b2 to white

  1. #6879b2
  2. #828ebf
  3. #9ba3cc
  4. #b4bad8
  5. #cdd0e5
  6. #e6e7f2
  7. #ffffff

#6879b2 to black

  1. #6879b2
  2. #576492
  3. #465073
  4. #363c55
  5. #262a3a
  6. #171820
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 0.390 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3935 TCX
      #6479b3
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. ★ 6084
      #5c79b4
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  5. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Patterson Blue / T61-7
      #5c78b1
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a1
      #5c78b7
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. 4217 Heather Highland 64BB 23/310
      #5c7ab0
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 19.1%

#6879b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6879b2 foreground

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

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #6879b2">…</p>

#6879b2 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #6879b2">…</p>

#6879b2 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6879b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6846898
Binary
01101000, 01111001, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#6879b2
LRV
≈ 19.8%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.857
RGB
rgb(104, 121, 178)
RGBA
rgba(104, 121, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.300, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.462%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9930318 / 0xff6879b2
HSL
hsl(226, 32%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 32%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.216), saturation: 42% (0.416), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 226.216, saturation: 41.573%, perceived brightness: 48.729%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.826, S: 41.727, L: 51.646
Cubehelix
H: -135.473, S: 0.461, L: 0.479
TSL
T: -2.368, S: 0.110, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 20.580, Y: 19.831, Z: 44.854
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.233, Y: 19.831
CIELab
L: 51.646, a: 8.665, b: -32.184
CIELuv
L: 51.646, u: -10.718, v: -49.683
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.646, C: 33.330, H: 285.068
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.646, C: 50.826, H: 257.826
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.532, a: 4.559, b: -28.546
CIECAM02
J: 40.795, C: 38.772, h: 263.697, Q: 125.838, M: 33.905, s: 51.907, H: 313.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -5.669, green: 0.533
LMS
L: 16.316, M: 19.457, S: 44.441
YCbCr
Y: 121.156, Cb: 155.539, Cr: 116.490
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 122.415, Db: 83.631, Dr: 35.030
YPbPr
Y: 121.483, Pb: 30.455, Pr: -11.122
xvYCC
Y: 120.332, Cb: 154.753, Cr: 118.230
YIQ
Y: 122.415, I: -28.439, Q: 14.140
YUV
Y: 122.415, U: 27.354, V: -16.156
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.029
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 5.847

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