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#6a728c Hex Color Code

#6a728c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a728c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a728c is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6a728c has a hue of 226° (degrees), 14% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6a728c linear gradient to complementary #8d8869

  1. #6a728c
  2. #717686
  3. #777981
  4. #7d7d7b
  5. #838075
  6. #88846f
  7. #8d8869

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555d76
  2. #5c647d
  3. #636b85
  4. #6a728c
  5. #717993
  6. #78809b
  7. #7f87a2

Tints and Shades

#6a728c to white

  1. #6a728c
  2. #82889e
  3. #9a9fb1
  4. #b2b6c4
  5. #cbced7
  6. #e5e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#6a728c to black

  1. #6a728c
  2. #585e73
  3. #474b5b
  4. #363945
  5. #26282f
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 0.432 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 UP
      #6c748f
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. P 108-12 U
      #6e7891
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Indigo Dreams R182B
      #6d7288
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Cry Me a River R169B
      #6b7392
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 4-38-5 Discreet
      #64728c
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Eiffel Tower / T144-7
      #6b7186
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Night Bird / T145-7
      #647187
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Velveteen PIC-16
      #6f778f
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  18. Glidden

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / 547-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  21. Bristol

    1. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Duron

    1. Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  27. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  28. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. RAL

    1. RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  31. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  32. Ford

    1. Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  34. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#6a728c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a728c foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6a728c">…</p>

#6a728c background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6a728c">…</p>

#6a728c shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a728c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976140
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6a728c
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 3.310
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 140)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.317, b: 0.389
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.441%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801076 / 0xff6a728c
HSL
hsl(226, 14%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 14%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.882), saturation: 24% (0.243), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 225.882, saturation: 24.286%, perceived brightness: 45.094%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.053, S: 21.584, L: 48.250
Cubehelix
H: -135.813, S: 0.213, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.353, S: 0.057, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.243), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 16.694, Y: 16.992, Z: 27.206
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.279, Y: 16.992
CIELab
L: 48.250, a: 3.071, b: -15.194
CIELuv
L: 48.250, u: -5.507, v: -22.172
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.250, C: 15.501, H: 281.428
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.250, C: 22.846, H: 256.053
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.221, a: 0.151, b: -10.277
CIECAM02
J: 37.713, C: 20.828, h: 263.419, Q: 120.991, M: 18.213, s: 38.799, H: 312.882
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -2.681, green: 0.307
LMS
L: 15.114, M: 17.264, S: 27.036
YCbCr
Y: 114.418, Cb: 140.598, Cr: 122.642
YCgCo
Y: 118.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 114.572, Db: 38.258, Dr: 16.306
YPbPr
Y: 114.168, Pb: 13.920, Pr: -5.196
xvYCC
Y: 114.050, Cb: 140.228, Cr: 123.436
YIQ
Y: 114.572, I: -13.119, Q: 6.398
YUV
Y: 114.572, U: 12.514, V: -7.520
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.453
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.794

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