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ICI Paints Empire 50BB 22/143 / #6a788f Hex Color Code

#6a788f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a788f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a788f is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.06% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #6a788f has a hue of 217° (degrees), 15% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.85 nm.

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#6a788f linear gradient to complementary #8f846a

  1. #6a788f
  2. #717a89
  3. #787c83
  4. #7f7e7d
  5. #848077
  6. #8a8270
  7. #8f846a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546278
  2. #5b6980
  3. #637187
  4. #6a788f
  5. #717f97
  6. #79879e
  7. #808ea6

Tints and Shades

#6a788f to White

  1. #6a788f
  2. #828da1
  3. #9aa3b3
  4. #b2b9c6
  5. #ccd0d8
  6. #e5e7ec
  7. #ffffff

#6a788f to Black

  1. #6a788f
  2. #586376
  3. #474f5d
  4. #363c46
  5. #262930
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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    1. ★ Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 0.619 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 5020-R80B
      #62778e
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. 580F-5 Mysteria
      #6e7f95
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #667389
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Little Greene

    1. ★ Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0626
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      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Night Palace / T65-8
      #65758f
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  11. Dulux

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      #707992
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      #657894
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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    1. ★ Berkeley Blue
      #62768d
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      #717d92
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Newport Blue
      #637589
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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    1. ★ Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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    1. ★ Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Waltz
      #60758c
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
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    1. ★ Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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      #67798b
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
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      #64728c
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      #617990
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
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    1. Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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      #60768b
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      #627188
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #627188
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
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      #627593
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#6a788f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a788f foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6a788f">…</p>

#6a788f background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #6a788f">…</p>

#6a788f shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a788f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977679
Binary
01101010, 01111000, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#6a788f
LRV
≈ 18.5%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 3.005
RGB
rgb(106, 120, 143)
RGBA
rgba(106, 120, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.325, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799537 / 0xff6a788f
HSL
hsl(217, 15%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 15%%, 49%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.297), saturation: 26% (0.259), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 217.297, saturation: 25.874%, perceived brightness: 46.638%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.957, S: 27.247, L: 50.073
Cubehelix
H: -145.162, S: 0.218, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -1.992, S: 0.063, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 16% (0.161), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 17.617, Y: 18.480, Z: 28.620
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.286, Y: 18.480
CIELab
L: 50.073, a: 0.283, b: -14.196
CIELuv
L: 50.073, u: -8.284, v: -20.461
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.073, C: 14.199, H: 271.143
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.073, C: 22.074, H: 247.957
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.988, a: -2.078, b: -9.382
CIECAM02
J: 39.399, C: 20.596, h: 253.208, Q: 123.667, M: 18.011, s: 38.163, H: 307.608
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.166, jaune: -2.484, green: 0.720
LMS
L: 16.201, M: 19.149, S: 28.449
YCbCr
Y: 117.736, Cb: 140.169, Cr: 120.221
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.436, Db: 36.959, Dr: 23.653
YPbPr
Y: 118.674, Pb: 13.110, Pr: -8.058
xvYCC
Y: 117.920, Cb: 139.516, Cr: 120.922
YIQ
Y: 118.436, I: -15.729, Q: 4.196
YUV
Y: 118.436, U: 12.089, V: -10.910
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.939
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.549

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