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#6a78bc Hex Color Code

#6a78bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a78bc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a78bc is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.06% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6a78bc has a hue of 230° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.98 nm.

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#6a78bc linear gradient to complementary #b6bd69

  1. #6a78bc
  2. #7d83af
  3. #8c8ea3
  4. #999995
  5. #a4a588
  6. #adb179
  7. #b6bd69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5262a3
  2. #5a69ab
  3. #6270b4
  4. #6a78bc
  5. #7280c4
  6. #7a87cd
  7. #838fd5

Tones

  1. #6a78bc
  2. #737cb5
  3. #7b81af
  4. #8285a8
  5. #888aa1
  6. #8e8e9a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6a78bc to white

  1. #6a78bc
  2. #848dc7
  3. #9da3d2
  4. #b6b9de
  5. #ced0e9
  6. #e7e7f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a78bc to black

  1. #6a78bc
  2. #58639a
  3. #474f79
  4. #373c5a
  5. #27293c
  6. #171821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 0.545 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Patterson Blue / T61-7
      #5c78b1
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  17. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.125 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.209 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  26. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.230 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 3.306 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  29. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  30. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  31. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 3.500 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  32. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  35. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  37. Dulux

    1. 81BB 22/273
      #6c7aab
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  39. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  40. Behr

    1. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  41. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  44. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 40
      #5077ba
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 35
      #5776af
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  45. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 4217 Heather Highland 64BB 23/310
      #5c7ab0
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  46. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  47. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  48. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  49. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  50. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  51. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  52. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  54. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  55. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  56. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2013
      #837dbb
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  57. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  58. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  59. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  60. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#6a78bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a78bc foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6a78bc">…</p>

#6a78bc background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a78bc">…</p>

#6a78bc shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a78bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977724
Binary
01101010, 01111000, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6a78bc
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 0.780
RGB
rgb(106, 120, 188)
RGBA
rgba(106, 120, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.290, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 46.258%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799492 / 0xff6a78bc
HSL
hsl(230, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.756), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 229.756, saturation: 43.617%, perceived brightness: 49.358%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.408, S: 49.270, L: 51.980
Cubehelix
H: -131.976, S: 0.527, L: 0.483
TSL
T: -2.522, S: 0.119, L: 0.485
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 36% (0.362), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 21.735, Y: 20.127, Z: 50.307
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.218, Y: 20.127
CIELab
L: 51.980, a: 12.737, b: -37.408
CIELuv
L: 51.980, u: -9.893, v: -58.540
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.980, C: 39.517, H: 288.803
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.980, C: 59.370, H: 260.408
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.863, a: 7.967, b: -35.080
CIECAM02
J: 41.134, C: 43.397, h: 266.808, Q: 126.361, M: 37.950, s: 54.803, H: 314.692
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.323, jaune: -6.628, green: 0.282
LMS
L: 16.404, M: 19.180, S: 49.811
YCbCr
Y: 122.146, Cb: 159.924, Cr: 117.026
YCoCg
Y: 133.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 123.566, Db: 96.944, Dr: 33.418
YPbPr
Y: 121.914, Pb: 35.610, Pr: -10.128
xvYCC
Y: 120.703, Cb: 159.281, Cr: 119.103
YIQ
Y: 123.566, I: -30.186, Q: 18.197
YUV
Y: 123.566, U: 31.709, V: -15.411
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.344
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.574

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