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#6978d3 Hex Color Code

#6978d3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6978d3 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6978d3 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.06% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6978d3 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 55% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.54 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6978d3 linear gradient to complementary #c6d864

  1. #6978d3
  2. #8387c3
  3. #9696b2
  4. #a5a6a1
  5. #b2b78e
  6. #bdc77b
  7. #c6d864

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e61b9
  2. #5769c2
  3. #6070ca
  4. #6978d3
  5. #7280dc
  6. #7b88e5
  7. #8390ee

Tones

  1. #6978d3
  2. #757eca
  3. #8084c2
  4. #898bb9
  5. #9191b0
  6. #9897a7
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#6978d3 to white

  1. #6978d3
  2. #858ddb
  3. #9fa3e2
  4. #b8b9ea
  5. #d0d0f1
  6. #e8e7f8
  7. #ffffff

#6978d3 to black

  1. #6978d3
  2. #5863ac
  3. #474f87
  4. #373c64
  5. #272943
  6. #181824
  7. #000000

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  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#6978d3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6978d3 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6978d3">…</p>

#6978d3 background

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6978d3">…</p>

#6978d3 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6978d3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912211
Binary
01101001, 01111000, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#6978d3
LRV
≈ 21.1%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.475
RGB
rgb(105, 120, 211)
RGBA
rgba(105, 120, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.275, b: 0.484
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.463%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9865005 / 0xff6978d3
HSL
hsl(232, 55%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 55%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.509), saturation: 50% (0.502), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 231.509, saturation: 50.237%, perceived brightness: 50.867%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.878, S: 66.408, L: 53.100
Cubehelix
H: -130.323, S: 0.691, L: 0.492
TSL
T: -2.598, S: 0.147, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.502), magenta: 43% (0.431), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 24.296, Y: 21.138, Z: 64.415
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.192, Y: 21.138
CIELab
L: 53.100, a: 19.480, b: -48.758
CIELuv
L: 53.100, u: -11.081, v: -77.650
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.100, C: 52.505, H: 291.778
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.100, C: 78.436, H: 261.878
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.976, a: 13.872, b: -50.886
CIECAM02
J: 42.117, C: 53.468, h: 267.528, Q: 127.861, M: 46.757, s: 60.472, H: 315.081
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.397, jaune: -8.702, green: 0.265
LMS
L: 16.424, M: 19.180, S: 63.706
YCbCr
Y: 124.143, Cb: 170.169, Cr: 114.954
YCgCo
Y: 139.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 125.889, Db: 128.053, Dr: 39.742
YPbPr
Y: 123.357, Pb: 47.225, Pr: -11.686
xvYCC
Y: 121.942, Cb: 169.484, Cr: 117.735
YIQ
Y: 125.889, I: -38.171, Q: 25.141
YUV
Y: 125.889, U: 41.884, V: -18.326
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.707
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.894

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