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#6977a3 Hex Color Code

#6977a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6977a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6977a3 is comprised of 41.18% red, 46.67% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6977a3 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 24% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.37 nm.

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#6977a3 linear gradient to complementary #a39e69

  1. #6977a3
  2. #767d9a
  3. #818391
  4. #8b8a87
  5. #93917d
  6. #9c9773
  7. #a39e69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53618c
  2. #5a6893
  3. #61709b
  4. #6977a3
  5. #717eab
  6. #7886b3
  7. #808ebb

Tones

  1. #6977a3
  2. #6f799e
  3. #747c99
  4. #797e95
  5. #7e8190
  6. #82838b
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6977a3 to White

  1. #6977a3
  2. #828cb2
  3. #9aa2c1
  4. #b3b9d0
  5. #ccd0e0
  6. #e5e7ef
  7. #ffffff

#6977a3 to Black

  1. #6977a3
  2. #576286
  3. #464e6a
  4. #363b4f
  5. #262935
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 0.575
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 0.789
    2. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 1.950
  3. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.146
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.487
    2. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 1.826
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 1.507
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.598
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.704
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 1.860
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.951
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.436
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.958
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.981
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.918
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.039
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.909
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.042
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.114
    2. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.451
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.188
    2. King's Robe / T12 39.G5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.548
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.213
    2. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.529
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.222
    2. Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.934
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.236
    2. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.517
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.357
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 2.507
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 2.910
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 2.626
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.936
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.655
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.953
  22. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.677
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.693
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.816
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.822
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.830
  27. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.948

#6977a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6977a3 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6977a3">…</p>

#6977a3 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6977a3">…</p>

#6977a3 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6977a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6911907
Binary
01101001, 01110111, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6977a3
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.749
RGB
rgb(105, 119, 163)
RGBA
rgba(105, 119, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.307, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9865309 / 0xff6977a3
HSL
hsl(226, 24%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 24%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.517), saturation: 36% (0.356), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 225.517, saturation: 35.583%, perceived brightness: 47.446%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.738, S: 34.351, L: 50.500
Cubehelix
H: -136.188, S: 0.360, L: 0.469
TSL
T: -2.338, S: 0.090, L: 0.470
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.356), magenta: 27% (0.270), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 19.031, Y: 18.840, Z: 37.277
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.251, Y: 18.840
CIELab
L: 50.500, a: 5.877, b: -25.257
CIELuv
L: 50.500, u: -9.011, v: -38.232
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.500, C: 25.932, H: 283.098
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.500, C: 39.279, H: 256.738
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.406, a: 2.305, b: -20.535
CIECAM02
J: 39.758, C: 31.841, h: 263.183, Q: 124.229, M: 27.845, s: 47.344, H: 312.757
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -4.437, green: 0.469
LMS
L: 15.986, M: 18.819, S: 36.972
YCbCr
Y: 118.935, Cb: 149.388, Cr: 118.730
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.830, Db: 64.952, Dr: 28.210
YPbPr
Y: 119.186, Pb: 23.610, Pr: -9.024
xvYCC
Y: 118.360, Cb: 148.740, Cr: 120.073
YIQ
Y: 119.830, I: -22.476, Q: 10.730
YUV
Y: 119.830, U: 21.245, V: -13.010
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.173
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.589

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