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#6a78a0 Hex Color Code

#6a78a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a78a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a78a0 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.06% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6a78a0 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 22% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.03 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6a78a0 linear gradient to complementary #a09a6a

  1. #6a78a0
  2. #767d97
  3. #80838f
  4. #898986
  5. #918e7d
  6. #999474
  7. #a09a6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546289
  2. #5b6990
  3. #627198
  4. #6a78a0
  5. #727fa8
  6. #7987b0
  7. #818fb8

Tones

  1. #6a78a0
  2. #6f7a9c
  3. #747c97
  4. #797e93
  5. #7d818e
  6. #81838a
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#6a78a0 to white

  1. #6a78a0
  2. #828daf
  3. #9ba3bf
  4. #b3b9cf
  5. #ccd0df
  6. #e5e7ef
  7. #ffffff

#6a78a0 to black

  1. #6a78a0
  2. #586383
  3. #474f68
  4. #363c4d
  5. #262935
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 0.690 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3930 TPG
      #6c76a1
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. P 107-11 U
      #69799a
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  16. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  20. Glidden

    1. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  25. Dulux

    1. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  27. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  29. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  30. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. KILZ

    1. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

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#6a78a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a78a0 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a78a0">…</p>

#6a78a0 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6a78a0">…</p>

#6a78a0 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a78a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977696
Binary
01101010, 01111000, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#6a78a0
LRV
≈ 19.0%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.415
RGB
rgb(106, 120, 160)
RGBA
rgba(106, 120, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.311, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.459%, blue: 0.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799520 / 0xff6a78a0
HSL
hsl(224, 22%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 22%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.444), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 224.444, saturation: 33.750%, perceived brightness: 47.596%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.697, S: 32.828, L: 50.727
Cubehelix
H: -137.301, S: 0.333, L: 0.471
TSL
T: -2.291, S: 0.084, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 19.004, Y: 19.034, Z: 35.924
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.257, Y: 19.034
CIELab
L: 50.727, a: 4.754, b: -23.151
CIELuv
L: 50.727, u: -8.882, v: -34.838
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.727, C: 23.634, H: 281.604
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.727, C: 35.953, H: 255.697
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.628, a: 1.401, b: -18.279
CIECAM02
J: 39.999, C: 29.744, h: 262.066, Q: 124.605, M: 26.010, s: 45.688, H: 312.168
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.227, jaune: -4.062, green: 0.510
LMS
L: 16.269, M: 19.159, S: 35.643
YCbCr
Y: 119.402, Cb: 147.632, Cr: 119.014
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.374, Db: 59.620, Dr: 27.342
YPbPr
Y: 119.898, Pb: 21.610, Pr: -8.840
xvYCC
Y: 118.971, Cb: 146.983, Cr: 120.235
YIQ
Y: 120.374, I: -21.191, Q: 9.485
YUV
Y: 120.374, U: 19.501, V: -12.610
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.486
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.955

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