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#6979c0 Hex Color Code

#6979c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6979c0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6979c0 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.45% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #6979c0 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 41% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.24 nm.

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#6979c0 linear gradient to complementary #b9c069

  1. #6979c0
  2. #7d84b3
  3. #8d90a5
  4. #9a9b98
  5. #a6a789
  6. #b0b47a
  7. #b9c069

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5062a7
  2. #586aaf
  3. #6171b8
  4. #6979c0
  5. #7181c8
  6. #7a89d1
  7. #8290da

Tones

  1. #6979c0
  2. #727db9
  3. #7b82b2
  4. #8286aa
  5. #898ba3
  6. #8f8f9b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6979c0 to white

  1. #6979c0
  2. #848ecb
  3. #9da3d5
  4. #b6bae0
  5. #ced0ea
  6. #e7e7f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6979c0 to black

  1. #6979c0
  2. #58649d
  3. #47507c
  4. #363c5c
  5. #272a3d
  6. #171822
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  13. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.437 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Caparol

    1. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  16. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  21. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 40
      #6370b6
      ΔE = 3.409 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. RAL 570-5
      #8078b3
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.507 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  28. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Dazzle
      #557cbf
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  30. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  31. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  32. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  33. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  35. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  37. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  38. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  39. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  41. Dulux

    1. 81BB 22/273
      #6c7aab
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 67BB 22/374
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  42. Behr

    1. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  43. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  44. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  46. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  47. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  48. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  49. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  50. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  51. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  54. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  55. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 18.0%

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#6979c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6979c0 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #6979c0">…</p>

#6979c0 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6979c0">…</p>

#6979c0 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6979c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912448
Binary
01101001, 01111001, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#6979c0
LRV
≈ 20.5%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.199
RGB
rgb(105, 121, 192)
RGBA
rgba(105, 121, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.289, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 46.476%, blue: 75.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9864768 / 0xff6979c0
HSL
hsl(229, 41%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 41%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.966), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 228.966, saturation: 45.312%, perceived brightness: 49.749%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.028, S: 51.964, L: 52.378
Cubehelix
H: -132.738, S: 0.555, L: 0.486
TSL
T: -2.488, S: 0.125, L: 0.487
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 37% (0.370), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 22.175, Y: 20.483, Z: 52.644
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.215, Y: 20.483
CIELab
L: 52.378, a: 13.070, b: -39.080
CIELuv
L: 52.378, u: -10.784, v: -61.335
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.378, C: 41.207, H: 288.492
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.378, C: 62.276, H: 260.028
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.258, a: 8.257, b: -37.286
CIECAM02
J: 41.484, C: 45.046, h: 265.982, Q: 126.896, M: 39.392, s: 55.716, H: 314.248
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -6.924, green: 0.385
LMS
L: 16.499, M: 19.488, S: 52.115
YCbCr
Y: 122.785, Cb: 161.537, Cr: 115.935
YCoCg
Y: 134.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 124.310, Db: 101.843, Dr: 36.735
YPbPr
Y: 122.704, Pb: 37.340, Pr: -11.266
xvYCC
Y: 121.381, Cb: 160.801, Cr: 118.104
YIQ
Y: 124.310, I: -32.341, Q: 18.707
YUV
Y: 124.310, U: 33.311, V: -16.941
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.264
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.520

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