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#6a7887 Hex Color Code

#6a7887 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a7887 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a7887 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.06% green and 52.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6a7887 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 12% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.97 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6a7887 linear gradient to complementary #867b6b

  1. #6a7887
  2. #6f7882
  3. #75797e
  4. #797979
  5. #7e7a74
  6. #827a70
  7. #867b6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556271
  2. #5c6a78
  3. #637180
  4. #6a7887
  5. #717f8f
  6. #798796
  7. #808e9e

Tints and Shades

#6a7887 to white

  1. #6a7887
  2. #818d9a
  3. #9aa3ad
  4. #b2b9c1
  5. #cbd0d6
  6. #e5e7ea
  7. #ffffff

#6a7887 to black

  1. #6a7887
  2. #58636f
  3. #464f58
  4. #363c42
  5. #26292e
  6. #17181a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 0.458 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Mountain Slate Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687788
      ΔE = 0.947 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ Connecticut Blue / 90BG 17/090
      #647481
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Lynch B60-023-238
      #697d89
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Slate Blue
      #647580
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2167 U
      #667789
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 2166 U
      #6d7e91
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  7. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Silver
      #6c7a86
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ Blue
      #647a8a
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Folk Blue X89R187B
      #617586
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  13. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Clooney
      #647684
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Shady Blue 10BB 22/096
      #6a7c8a
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Freedom Found / PPG1040-6
      #657682
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Sheffield Gray / PPG1041-6
      #6b7680
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  16. Jotun

    1. ★ 4072 / Blåtind
      #637989
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Steel / T169-7
      #717a85
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Patriot Flag / T12 43.G7
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Slate Blue RAH-74
      #637988
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. PMD-54
      #6b7e8d
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  21. Sico

    1. 6170-52 Soho Blue
      #697a85
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  23. Ford

    1. Medium Regatta Blue
      #627486
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Bristol

    1. Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 38S 2 / Oxidschwarz 38S 2
      #647488
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #6f7e8b
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  27. Tollens

    1. Toits parisiens | EE110
      #607586
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. Sikkens

    1. S8.15.41
      #607585
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Newport Blue
      #637589
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Bristol Blue
      #637181
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  30. Olympic

    1. Sheffield Gray D51-5
      #6a767f
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Philipsburg Blue / HC-159
      #637986
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Black Pepper / 2130-40
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  33. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wharf View / 333
      #65737e
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Long Lake / 350
      #68757e
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  35. California Paints

    1. DEC 799 - Wharf View
      #65737e
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 6334 - Long Lake
      #68757e
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  36. Humbrol

    1. 144 Intermediate Blue
      #5f7688
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  38. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5020-R90B
      #60798b
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  39. Brillux

    1. 63.06.21
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 20.0%

#6a7887 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a7887 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #6a7887">…</p>

#6a7887 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a7887">…</p>

#6a7887 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a7887">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977671
Binary
01101010, 01111000, 10000111
Hexadecimal
#6a7887
LRV
≈ 18.2%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 1.150
RGB
rgb(106, 120, 135)
RGBA
rgba(106, 120, 135, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.332, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799545 / 0xff6a7887
HSL
hsl(211, 12%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 12%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.034), saturation: 21% (0.215), value: 53% (0.529)
HSP
hue: 211.034, saturation: 21.481%, perceived brightness: 46.218%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.853, S: 24.607, L: 49.793
Cubehelix
H: -152.565, S: 0.167, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -1.754, S: 0.053, L: 0.461
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.215), magenta: 11% (0.111), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.471)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 47% (0.471)
XYZ
X: 17.032, Y: 18.246, Z: 25.541
xyY
x: 0.280, y: 0.300, Y: 18.246
CIELab
L: 49.793, a: -1.699, b: -9.910
CIELuv
L: 49.793, u: -8.011, v: -13.794
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.793, C: 10.054, H: 260.270
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.793, C: 15.951, H: 239.853
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.715, a: -3.576, b: -5.552
CIECAM02
J: 39.140, C: 16.225, h: 244.011, Q: 123.260, M: 14.189, s: 33.928, H: 303.076
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -1.741, green: 0.836
LMS
L: 16.172, M: 19.144, S: 25.417
YCbCr
Y: 116.952, Cb: 136.657, Cr: 120.789
YCgCo
Y: 120.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.524, Db: 26.295, Dr: 21.917
YPbPr
Y: 118.098, Pb: 9.110, Pr: -7.690
xvYCC
Y: 117.425, Cb: 136.003, Cr: 121.245
YIQ
Y: 117.524, I: -13.159, Q: 1.707
YUV
Y: 117.524, U: 8.601, V: -10.110
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/2 ΔE = 3.164
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.616

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