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#6a6e80 Hex Color Code

#6a6e80 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6e80 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6e80 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.14% green and 50.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6e80 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 9% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.42 nm.

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#6a6e80 linear gradient to complementary #817d69

  1. #6a6e80
  2. #6e707c
  3. #727378
  4. #767575
  5. #7a7871
  6. #7e7a6d
  7. #817d69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565a6b
  2. #5d6172
  3. #636779
  4. #6a6e80
  5. #717587
  6. #787c8e
  7. #7f8395

Tints and Shades

#6a6e80 to white

  1. #6a6e80
  2. #818594
  3. #999ca9
  4. #b2b4be
  5. #cbccd3
  6. #e5e5e9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a6e80 to black

  1. #6a6e80
  2. #585b6a
  3. #464954
  4. #36373f
  5. #26272c
  6. #171719
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Winter Sky FF60-2
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    2. New Orleans S570-6
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      #656b7f
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      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Amethyst Shadow / 1441 / CC-930
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Blue Heron / 832 / CC-840
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4012 / Pearl Blackberry
      #6b6b7f
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. RAL 580-M
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      ΔE = 3.525 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.40
      #677080
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. T0.10.40
      #626e79
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Grays Harbor
      #626c78
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Purple Pansies / 7182
      #72717f
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 6174-63 Soft Nostalgia
      #716a78
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soul Sister X85R181B
      #717183
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Quiet Storm R193B
      #6f727c
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. General Paint

    1. Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Old Mill Blue / T12 39.G11
      #727081
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Muscovite / T12 37.H11
      #686275
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  20. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. Energy / 7230
      #63697e
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Whale Cove / 8247
      #70737c
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  22. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Sage
      #756b82
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  25. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 30RB 16/144
      #756b82
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Etoile
      #5e677b
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-42-5 Grecian Gery
      #706c7f
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 5-41-5 Sedona Shadow
      #6c687a
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 6208
      #626d7a
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  29. Brillux

    1. 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 663
      #68677a
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R70B
      #66707c
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Pansies / KM3047-3
      #716c7d
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Abyss / KM954-N
      #5d657d
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Guided Hike / 41A-4
      #716c7f
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Graphite Gray / WNCC-26
      #646b72
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  34. Tollens

    1. TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Overlook / 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  36. ECOS Paints

    1. Overlook (1319)
      #717481
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Dolphin Dream (0521)
      #71737c
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  38. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #637080
      ΔE = 3.103 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue Silver
      #5f6c81
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Vanguard Blue
      #5a6d86
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  40. Jotun

    1. 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 4638 / Byge
      #667078
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Plum Pie - 2321
      #706a7c
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Evening Gown - 4219
      #6c6984
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  42. Fired Earth

    1. Tempest
      #616a77
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Pinot Noir / 10RB 17/122
      #756f7f
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  44. Limestrong

    1. Vauxite Shade F
      #646b76
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5936 - Prune Juice
      #656579
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. DEC 799 - Wharf View
      #65737e
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  46. 1829

    1. Violet Slate
      #73727d
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  47. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Castle In The Air / NP N 1954 D
      #746b80
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  49. Vista Paint

    1. Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  50. Berger

    1. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  51. ProMarker

    1. Storm Cloud
      #5f677e
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Ice Grey 5
      #65656e
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  52. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  53. British Standard

    1. BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0140 TPM / Slipstream
      #5b687c
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 20-0136 TPM / Contrail
      #6f757e
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. S 5010-R90B
      #606872
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  56. Levis

    1. Atl Matin B7
      #606573
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  57. AMC

    1. Bali Blue
      #60707f
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Berkeley Blue
      #62768d
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  58. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 60 0 0 / Granit 30
      #787888
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 1416 Storm Shadow
      #5d6276
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  61. Humbrol

    1. 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  62. Auro

    1. Lamb's Ear
      #74707a
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  63. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mesmerize - 6544
      #5d657b
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Exclusive Plum - 6263
      #736f78
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  64. Scib Paints

    1. Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  65. Graham & Brown

    1. Teide Violet
      #6e6874
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  66. Dutch Boy

    1. New Hampshire Blue
      #5a6a7c
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  67. Mylands of London

    1. Lead
      #5e6673
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  68. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 7230 - Flirty Fran
      #5b6475
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  69. Crown Diamond

    1. 7325-63 Jazz Guitar
      #5d7082
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 7324-53 Blue Tulip
      #606e7a
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  70. Earthpaint

    1. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 5-42-5 Grecian Grey
      #6a6375
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  71. Tikkurila

    1. 613X
      #70747c
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. M428 / Amethyst
      #5d6372
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  72. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  73. New Look

    1. County Fair / G38-09
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Trapeze / F30-10
      #5a6c85
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  74. Wattyl

    1. Deep Baltic / D82W
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mantra / E29W
      #5a6c85
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  75. Magnolia Home

    1. Blue Skies / JG-85
      #59677e
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  76. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  77. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Siberian Iris 30-22
      #7a778b
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  78. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wharf View / 333
      #65737e
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Pencil Lead / 263
      #5c6274
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  79. Audi

    1. Fliederblau Pearl / 7L, LZ4U
      #5a6d86
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  80. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.870 #158
      #68727a
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  81. Matthews Paint

    1. Coal Blue / 11611
      #5a6d87
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Amsterdam Blue / 959
      #5b6e89
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  82. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

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#6a6e80 foreground

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Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6a6e80">…</p>

#6a6e80 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6a6e80">…</p>

#6a6e80 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975104
Binary
01101010, 01101110, 10000000
Hexadecimal
#6a6e80
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.225
RGB
rgb(106, 110, 128)
RGBA
rgba(106, 110, 128, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.320, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 42.896%, blue: 50.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802112 / 0xff6a6e80
HSL
hsl(229, 9%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 9%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.091), saturation: 17% (0.172), value: 50% (0.502)
HSP
hue: 229.091, saturation: 17.188%, perceived brightness: 43.545%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.227, S: 13.444, L: 46.677
Cubehelix
H: -132.617, S: 0.143, L: 0.434
TSL
T: -2.493, S: 0.038, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.172), magenta: 14% (0.141), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 50% (0.498)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 50% (0.498)
XYZ
X: 15.415, Y: 15.774, Z: 22.650
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.293, Y: 15.774
CIELab
L: 46.677, a: 2.512, b: -10.441
CIELuv
L: 46.677, u: -3.118, v: -14.962
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.677, C: 10.739, H: 283.529
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.677, C: 15.284, H: 258.227
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.717, a: -0.224, b: -6.011
CIECAM02
J: 36.288, C: 15.060, h: 266.160, Q: 118.683, M: 13.170, s: 33.311, H: 314.344
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.152, jaune: -1.870, green: 0.161
LMS
L: 14.394, M: 16.069, S: 22.535
YCbCr
Y: 111.226, Cb: 136.494, Cr: 124.966
YCoCg
Y: 113.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 110.856, Db: 25.794, Dr: 9.238
YPbPr
Y: 110.444, Pb: 9.460, Pr: -2.828
xvYCC
Y: 110.852, Cb: 136.310, Cr: 125.516
YIQ
Y: 110.856, I: -8.166, Q: 4.755
YUV
Y: 110.856, U: 8.438, V: -4.260
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/2 ΔE = 4.982
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 8.250

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