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#6979d0 Hex Color Code

#6979d0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6979d0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6979d0 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.45% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6979d0 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 52% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.04 nm.

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#6979d0 linear gradient to complementary #c4d366

  1. #6979d0
  2. #8287c0
  3. #9496b0
  4. #a3a4a0
  5. #b0b48e
  6. #bbc37b
  7. #c4d366

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f62b6
  2. #576abf
  3. #6071c7
  4. #6979d0
  5. #7281d9
  6. #7a89e2
  7. #8391eb

Tones

  1. #6979d0
  2. #757fc8
  3. #7f85bf
  4. #888bb7
  5. #9091ae
  6. #9797a6
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#6979d0 to white

  1. #6979d0
  2. #858ed8
  3. #9fa3e0
  4. #b7bae8
  5. #d0d0f0
  6. #e7e7f8
  7. #ffffff

#6979d0 to black

  1. #6979d0
  2. #5864aa
  3. #475085
  4. #373c63
  5. #272a42
  6. #181824
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 U
      #677bcf
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  3. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

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#6979d0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6979d0 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6979d0">…</p>

#6979d0 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6979d0">…</p>

#6979d0 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 #6979d0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912464
Binary
01101001, 01111001, 11010000
Hexadecimal
#6979d0
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.015
RGB
rgb(105, 121, 208)
RGBA
rgba(105, 121, 208, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.279, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.466%, blue: 0.816%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9864752 / 0xff6979d0
HSL
hsl(231, 52%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 52%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.680), saturation: 50% (0.495), value: 82% (0.816)
HSP
hue: 230.680, saturation: 49.519%, perceived brightness: 50.864%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.368, S: 63.908, L: 53.201
Cubehelix
H: -131.099, S: 0.666, L: 0.493
TSL
T: -2.562, S: 0.143, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.495), magenta: 42% (0.418), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.184)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 18% (0.184)
XYZ
X: 24.045, Y: 21.231, Z: 62.493
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.197, Y: 21.231
CIELab
L: 53.201, a: 17.945, b: -46.897
CIELuv
L: 53.201, u: -11.318, v: -74.559
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.201, C: 50.213, H: 290.940
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.201, C: 75.414, H: 261.368
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.077, a: 12.514, b: -48.161
CIECAM02
J: 42.227, C: 51.934, h: 266.975, Q: 128.028, M: 45.416, s: 59.559, H: 314.782
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.383, jaune: -8.355, green: 0.328
LMS
L: 16.592, M: 19.502, S: 61.817
YCbCr
Y: 124.353, Cb: 168.561, Cr: 114.799
YCgCo
Y: 138.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: 0.500
YDbDr
Y: 126.134, Db: 123.171, Dr: 40.207
YPbPr
Y: 123.856, Pb: 45.340, Pr: -12.002
xvYCC
Y: 122.370, Cb: 167.828, Cr: 117.457
YIQ
Y: 126.134, I: -37.481, Q: 23.685
YUV
Y: 126.134, U: 40.287, V: -18.541
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.097
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.954

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