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#6978b1 Hex Color Code

#6978b1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6978b1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6978b1 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.06% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6978b1 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 32% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.13 nm.

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#6978b1 linear gradient to complementary #afb169

  1. #6978b1
  2. #7981a6
  3. #878a9b
  4. #93948f
  5. #9d9d83
  6. #a7a776
  7. #afb169

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516299
  2. #5969a1
  3. #6171a9
  4. #6978b1
  5. #7180b9
  6. #7987c1
  7. #818fca

Tones

  1. #6978b1
  2. #717bab
  3. #777fa5
  4. #7d829f
  5. #838699
  6. #888993
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6978b1 to white

  1. #6978b1
  2. #838dbe
  3. #9ca3cb
  4. #b4b9d8
  5. #cdd0e5
  6. #e6e7f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6978b1 to black

  1. #6978b1
  2. #576391
  3. #464f72
  4. #363c55
  5. #262939
  6. #171820
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 0.759 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3935 TCX
      #6479b3
      ΔE = 1.108 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ 2117 UP
      #7079ab
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  20. Behr

    1. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  24. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  25. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  30. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  31. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 19.5%

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#6978b1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6978b1 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6978b1">…</p>

#6978b1 background

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

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #6978b1">…</p>

#6978b1 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6978b1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912177
Binary
01101001, 01111000, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#6978b1
LRV
≈ 19.6%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.897
RGB
rgb(105, 120, 177)
RGBA
rgba(105, 120, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.299, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 46.045%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9865039 / 0xff6978b1
HSL
hsl(228, 32%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 32%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.500), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 227.500, saturation: 40.678%, perceived brightness: 48.540%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.670, S: 41.300, L: 51.393
Cubehelix
H: -134.180, S: 0.454, L: 0.478
TSL
T: -2.424, S: 0.107, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.407), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 20.476, Y: 19.610, Z: 44.293
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.232, Y: 19.610
CIELab
L: 51.393, a: 9.247, b: -31.996
CIELuv
L: 51.393, u: -9.899, v: -49.407
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.393, C: 33.305, H: 286.120
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.393, C: 50.389, H: 258.670
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.283, a: 5.041, b: -28.305
CIECAM02
J: 40.577, C: 38.436, h: 264.969, Q: 125.503, M: 33.612, s: 51.751, H: 313.706
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -5.643, green: 0.414
LMS
L: 16.236, M: 19.151, S: 43.885
YCbCr
Y: 120.811, Cb: 155.243, Cr: 117.368
YCgCo
Y: 130.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.013, Db: 82.731, Dr: 32.364
YPbPr
Y: 120.909, Pb: 30.225, Pr: -10.122
xvYCC
Y: 119.839, Cb: 154.551, Cr: 119.109
YIQ
Y: 122.013, I: -27.248, Q: 14.563
YUV
Y: 122.013, U: 27.060, V: -14.926
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.359
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.167

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