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#6978eb Hex Color Code

#6978eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6978eb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6978eb is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.06% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6978eb has a hue of 233° (degrees), 76% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.45 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6978eb linear gradient to complementary #dcff55

  1. #6978eb
  2. #8c8dd6
  3. #a5a3c1
  4. #b7b9ab
  5. #c6d093
  6. #d2e778
  7. #dcff55

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b61d0
  2. #5568d9
  3. #5f70e2
  4. #6978eb
  5. #7380f4
  6. #7c88fe
  7. #8590ff

Tones

  1. #6978eb
  2. #7980e0
  3. #8688d6
  4. #9190cb
  5. #9b99c0
  6. #a3a1b5
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#6978eb to white

  1. #6978eb
  2. #888def
  3. #a2a3f3
  4. #bbb9f6
  5. #d2d0f9
  6. #e9e7fc
  7. #ffffff

#6978eb to black

  1. #6978eb
  2. #5863c0
  3. #484f96
  4. #383c6e
  5. #282949
  6. #181827
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Periwinkle Palace B6-A1-4
      #687cf4
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Charlie B7-B1-4
      #7874e4
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. 70 18 280 / Lavendel 130
      #7c74e0
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 22.2%

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#6978eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6978eb foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #6978eb">…</p>

#6978eb background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6978eb">…</p>

#6978eb shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6978eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912235
Binary
01101001, 01111000, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#6978eb
LRV
≈ 22.4%
Closest short hex
#67e ΔE = 0.624
RGB
rgb(105, 120, 235)
RGBA
rgba(105, 120, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.261, b: 0.511
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9864981 / 0xff6978eb
HSL
hsl(233, 76%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 76%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.077), saturation: 55% (0.553), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 233.077, saturation: 55.319%, perceived brightness: 52.679%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.974, S: 84.533, L: 54.483
Cubehelix
H: -128.890, S: 0.860, L: 0.503
TSL
T: -2.666, S: 0.171, L: 0.504
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 49% (0.489), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 27.533, Y: 22.432, Z: 81.460
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.171, Y: 22.432
CIELab
L: 54.483, a: 27.026, b: -60.040
CIELuv
L: 54.483, u: -11.915, v: -96.677
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.483, C: 65.842, H: 294.234
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.483, C: 97.408, H: 262.974
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.363, a: 20.880, b: -68.820
CIECAM02
J: 43.365, C: 62.784, h: 267.859, Q: 129.742, M: 54.904, s: 65.052, H: 315.260
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.467, jaune: -10.787, green: 0.286
LMS
L: 16.584, M: 19.204, S: 80.496
YCbCr
Y: 126.495, Cb: 180.705, Cr: 113.250
YCgCo
Y: 145.000, Cg: -25.000, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.625, Db: 160.045, Dr: 44.950
YPbPr
Y: 125.085, Pb: 59.225, Pr: -12.790
xvYCC
Y: 123.426, Cb: 180.025, Cr: 116.765
YIQ
Y: 128.625, I: -45.881, Q: 32.609
YUV
Y: 128.625, U: 52.348, V: -20.726
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 10.274
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 6.770

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