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#6a6c78 Hex Color Code

#6a6c78 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6c78 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6c78 is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6c78 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 6% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.37 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565864
  2. #5d5f6b
  3. #636571
  4. #6a6c78
  5. #71737f
  6. #777986
  7. #7e808d

Tints and Shades

#6a6c78 to white

  1. #6a6c78
  2. #81838d
  3. #999aa3
  4. #b2b3b9
  5. #cbccd0
  6. #e5e5e7
  7. #ffffff

#6a6c78 to black

  1. #6a6c78
  2. #585963
  3. #46484f
  4. #36363c
  5. #262629
  6. #171718
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Quartz Gray
      #686973
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Opal
      #6a6971
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Cinder Block / T143-8
      #656573
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Stormy Night
      #6a6875
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R70B
      #66707c
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Mulberry Magic
      #696873
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  22. Jotun

    1. ★ 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  23. Duron

    1. Gibraltar
      #6b717f
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. RAL

    1. RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Garrison Gray
      #646d78
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Gray
      #71727c
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2376 U
      #656d7d
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. P 174-11 U
      #656970
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Coal Blue X86R194B
      #6d7280
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Slate Roof R195B
      #6d727c
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  32. Brillux

    1. 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  34. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  35. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Pansies / 7182
      #72717f
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  37. Caparol

    1. 4235
      #707080
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  38. Fired Earth

    1. Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  39. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  41. Flügger

    1. Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  42. Humbrol

    1. 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  43. 1829

    1. Violet Slate
      #73727d
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  44. General Paint

    1. Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  45. Behr

    1. Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. Teide Violet
      #6e6874
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

#6a6c78 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6c78 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6a6c78">…</p>

#6a6c78 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: #6a6c78">…</p>

#6a6c78 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6c78">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974584
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#6a6c78
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.078
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 120)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.317, g: 0.323, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802632 / 0xff6a6c78
HSL
hsl(231, 6%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 6%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 12% (0.117), value: 47% (0.471)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 11.667%, perceived brightness: 42.686%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.826, S: 8.173, L: 45.832
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.093, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.025, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.117), magenta: 10% (0.100), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.529)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 14.696, Y: 15.145, Z: 19.915
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.304, Y: 15.145
CIELab
L: 45.832, a: 1.844, b: -6.920
CIELuv
L: 45.832, u: -1.756, v: -9.782
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.832, C: 7.161, H: 284.918
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.832, C: 9.938, H: 259.826
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.917, a: -0.699, b: -3.098
CIECAM02
J: 35.531, C: 10.624, h: 267.165, Q: 117.439, M: 9.291, s: 28.127, H: 314.885
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -1.272, green: 0.121
LMS
L: 14.041, M: 15.490, S: 19.834
YCbCr
Y: 109.434, Cb: 133.564, Cr: 126.270
YCgCo
Y: 110.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 108.770, Db: 16.896, Dr: 5.270
YPbPr
Y: 108.438, Pb: 6.230, Pr: -1.552
xvYCC
Y: 109.129, Cb: 133.473, Cr: 126.637
YIQ
Y: 108.770, I: -5.047, Q: 3.311
YUV
Y: 108.770, U: 5.527, V: -2.430
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.786
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 10.047

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