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#6978d5 Hex Color Code

#6978d5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6978d5 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6978d5 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.06% green and 83.53% blue. In the HSL color space #6978d5 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 56% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.43 nm.

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#6978d5 linear gradient to complementary #c7da64

  1. #6978d5
  2. #8387c4
  3. #9797b3
  4. #a6a7a2
  5. #b3b88f
  6. #bec97b
  7. #c7da64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e61bb
  2. #5769c4
  3. #6070cc
  4. #6978d5
  5. #7280de
  6. #7b88e7
  7. #8390f0

Tones

  1. #6978d5
  2. #767ecc
  3. #8085c3
  4. #898bba
  5. #9292b1
  6. #9998a8
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6978d5 to white

  1. #6978d5
  2. #858ddc
  3. #9fa3e4
  4. #b8b9eb
  5. #d0d0f2
  6. #e8e7f8
  7. #ffffff

#6978d5 to black

  1. #6978d5
  2. #5863ae
  3. #474f89
  4. #373c65
  5. #272943
  6. #181824
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 C
      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#6978d5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6978d5 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6978d5">…</p>

#6978d5 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #6978d5">…</p>

#6978d5 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6978d5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912213
Binary
01101001, 01111000, 11010101
Hexadecimal
#6978d5
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.440
RGB
rgb(105, 120, 213)
RGBA
rgba(105, 120, 213, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.274, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.463%, blue: 0.835%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9865003 / 0xff6978d5
HSL
hsl(232, 56%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 56%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.667), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 84% (0.835)
HSP
hue: 231.667, saturation: 50.704%, perceived brightness: 51.013%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.993, S: 67.904, L: 53.210
Cubehelix
H: -130.177, S: 0.705, L: 0.493
TSL
T: -2.605, S: 0.149, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 44% (0.437), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.165)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 16% (0.165)
XYZ
X: 24.549, Y: 21.239, Z: 65.744
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.190, Y: 21.239
CIELab
L: 53.210, a: 20.101, b: -49.715
CIELuv
L: 53.210, u: -11.151, v: -79.268
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.210, C: 53.625, H: 292.015
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.210, C: 80.048, H: 261.993
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.086, a: 14.433, b: -52.321
CIECAM02
J: 42.216, C: 54.282, h: 267.584, Q: 128.011, M: 47.469, s: 60.895, H: 315.111
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -8.878, green: 0.263
LMS
L: 16.437, M: 19.181, S: 65.015
YCbCr
Y: 124.339, Cb: 171.047, Cr: 114.812
YCgCo
Y: 139.500, Cg: -19.500, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 126.117, Db: 130.719, Dr: 40.176
YPbPr
Y: 123.501, Pb: 48.225, Pr: -11.778
xvYCC
Y: 122.066, Cb: 170.362, Cr: 117.654
YIQ
Y: 126.117, I: -38.813, Q: 25.764
YUV
Y: 126.117, U: 42.756, V: -18.526
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.049
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.959

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