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Sikkens V0.25.45 / #6a78a9 Hex Color Code

#6a78a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a78a9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a78a9 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.06% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6a78a9 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.71 nm.

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  2. Anna's Blue (Plebejus anna) butterfly sitting on a Seaside Buckwheat (Eriogonum latifolium) wildflower

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#6a78a9 linear gradient to complementary #a8a66b

  1. #6a78a9
  2. #787f9f
  3. #848795
  4. #8e8e8b
  5. #989681
  6. #a09e76
  7. #a8a66b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536291
  2. #5b6999
  3. #6271a1
  4. #6a78a9
  5. #7280b1
  6. #7a87b9
  7. #818fc1

Tones

  1. #6a78a9
  2. #707ba4
  3. #767e9f
  4. #7c819a
  5. #818494
  6. #86878f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6a78a9 to white

  1. #6a78a9
  2. #838db7
  3. #9ba3c5
  4. #b4b9d4
  5. #cdd0e2
  6. #e6e7f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a78a9 to black

  1. #6a78a9
  2. #58638b
  3. #474f6d
  4. #363c51
  5. #262937
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #6878ab
      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 0.785 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 10253 C
      #6279a7
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Kimono Violet M550-6
      #75769c
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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    1. ★ Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  9. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. U4.35.45
      #527bbc
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  15. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. ECOS Paints

    1. Regal Azure (1277)
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Purple Spire (1249)
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  30. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Tetra Blue Met. / 22007
      #647eb9
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  32. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 20
      #687698
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  40. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  41. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  42. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  43. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.747 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  44. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  45. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  47. FolkArt

    1. Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  48. Dulux

    1. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  49. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  50. Ressource Peintures

    1. Mykonos / OROC36
      #5a7ab7
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pale Moorish Blue / HC53
      #567cba
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  51. Valspar Paint

    1. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  52. CIL

    1. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  53. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  54. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  55. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  56. Nerolac

    1. Wild Iris - 2335
      #6f7296
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Purple Saga - 4204
      #78739e
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  58. California Paints

    1. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  59. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  60. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #6a7092
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  61. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  62. Auro

    1. Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  63. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  64. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  65. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  66. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  67. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  68. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  69. Glidden

    1. Bright Cornflower Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #537db9
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Purple Periwinkle
      #807aa5
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  70. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  71. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  72. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  73. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

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#6a78a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a78a9 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a78a9">…</p>

#6a78a9 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6a78a9">…</p>

#6a78a9 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a78a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977705
Binary
01101010, 01111000, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6a78a9
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 0.854
RGB
rgb(106, 120, 169)
RGBA
rgba(106, 120, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.304, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 46.061%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799511 / 0xff6a78a9
HSL
hsl(227, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 37.278%, perceived brightness: 48.138%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.776, S: 35.729, L: 51.107
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.395, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.096, L: 0.476
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 19.820, Y: 19.361, Z: 40.221
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.244, Y: 19.361
CIELab
L: 51.107, a: 7.245, b: -27.802
CIELuv
L: 51.107, u: -9.205, v: -42.489
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.107, C: 28.730, H: 284.607
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.107, C: 43.474, H: 257.776
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.001, a: 3.401, b: -23.396
CIECAM02
J: 40.344, C: 34.335, h: 264.304, Q: 125.141, M: 30.025, s: 48.983, H: 313.352
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -4.893, green: 0.421
LMS
L: 16.309, M: 19.165, S: 39.876
YCbCr
Y: 120.284, Cb: 151.583, Cr: 118.375
YCoCg
Y: 128.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 121.400, Db: 71.617, Dr: 29.295
YPbPr
Y: 120.546, Pb: 26.110, Pr: -9.254
xvYCC
Y: 119.528, Cb: 150.936, Cr: 119.871
YIQ
Y: 121.400, I: -24.082, Q: 12.285
YUV
Y: 121.400, U: 23.425, V: -13.510
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.449
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.337

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