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#6979d6 Hex Color Code

#6979d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6979d6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6979d6 is comprised of 41.18% red, 47.45% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6979d6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 57% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.67 nm.

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#6979d6 linear gradient to complementary #c6da65

  1. #6979d6
  2. #8388c5
  3. #9698b4
  4. #a6a8a3
  5. #b2b890
  6. #bdc97c
  7. #c6da65

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e62bc
  2. #5769c4
  3. #6071cd
  4. #6979d6
  5. #7281df
  6. #7b89e8
  7. #8491f1

Tones

  1. #6979d6
  2. #767fcd
  3. #8186c4
  4. #8a8cbb
  5. #9293b2
  6. #9a99a9
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#6979d6 to white

  1. #6979d6
  2. #858edd
  3. #9fa3e4
  4. #b8baeb
  5. #d0d0f2
  6. #e8e7f9
  7. #ffffff

#6979d6 to black

  1. #6979d6
  2. #5864af
  3. #475089
  4. #373c65
  5. #272a44
  6. #181824
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 U
      #677bcf
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#6979d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6979d6 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6979d6">…</p>

#6979d6 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6979d6">…</p>

#6979d6 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6979d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6912470
Binary
01101001, 01111001, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#6979d6
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.530
RGB
rgb(105, 121, 214)
RGBA
rgba(105, 121, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.275, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.466%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9864746 / 0xff6979d6
HSL
hsl(231, 57%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 57%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.193), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 231.193, saturation: 50.935%, perceived brightness: 51.298%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.749, S: 68.425, L: 53.526
Cubehelix
H: -130.618, S: 0.708, L: 0.496
TSL
T: -2.585, S: 0.149, L: 0.497
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 43% (0.435), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 24.797, Y: 21.531, Z: 66.455
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.191, Y: 21.531
CIELab
L: 53.526, a: 19.806, b: -49.776
CIELuv
L: 53.526, u: -11.519, v: -79.435
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.526, C: 53.572, H: 291.698
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.526, C: 80.266, H: 261.749
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.402, a: 14.185, b: -52.431
CIECAM02
J: 42.521, C: 54.392, h: 267.194, Q: 128.474, M: 47.565, s: 60.847, H: 314.900
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.401, jaune: -8.884, green: 0.319
LMS
L: 16.629, M: 19.508, S: 65.719
YCbCr
Y: 124.941, Cb: 171.195, Cr: 114.373
YCgCo
Y: 140.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 126.818, Db: 131.169, Dr: 41.509
YPbPr
Y: 124.288, Pb: 48.340, Pr: -12.278
xvYCC
Y: 122.741, Cb: 170.463, Cr: 117.215
YIQ
Y: 126.818, I: -39.409, Q: 25.552
YUV
Y: 126.818, U: 42.903, V: -19.141
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.077
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.088

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