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#6a797e Hex Color Code

#6a797e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a797e is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6a797e is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.45% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6a797e has a hue of 195° (degrees), 9% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.18 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556368
  2. #5c6a6f
  3. #637277
  4. #6a797e
  5. #718085
  6. #79888d
  7. #808f95

Tints and Shades

#6a797e to white

  1. #6a797e
  2. #818e92
  3. #99a4a7
  4. #b2babc
  5. #cbd0d2
  6. #e5e7e8
  7. #ffffff

#6a797e to black

  1. #6a797e
  2. #586468
  3. #465053
  4. #363c3e
  5. #262a2b
  6. #171819
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Green Wetland / 30BG 18/060
      #6b797e
      ΔE = 0.310 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Night Rendezvous / PPG1037-5
      #66787e
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS917
      #6d797e
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ CAS901
      #6c797c
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Night Rendezvous / PPG1037-5
      #66787e
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ Phantom / PPG1036-6
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Mystery Sound
      #6b7980
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 4252 / Kjønnrøk Dempet
      #6d797f
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #6a787f
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Made In The Shade / 8255
      #71797e
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Providence Blue / 1636
      #677a80
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Wolf Gray / 2127-40
      #737d84
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #66797e
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Gray
      #62777f
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. ★ Tamiya 80366,XF66
      #677679
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #6b777d
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6259 Ice Star
      #6d7576
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Mystery Sound / 70BG 19/071
      #6d797c
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10997
      #6d7b82
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ CF10990
      #6e7d84
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheffield Grey / T10 43L-1
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Colefax / T150-7
      #667d85
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  14. Humbrol

    1. ★ 164 Dark Sea Grey
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #677278
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Gothic Iron / 34A-4
      #65757a
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5441
      #6f797c
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 6194
      #70787f
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Platinum Blue
      #6b7679
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4510 TPG
      #687b7e
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ 7477 UP
      #62757b
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q5.05.44
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. S0.10.40
      #647279
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forest Waters X107R203B
      #63767b
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Sea Dog R202B
      #63757d
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6320 - Pike Lake
      #6c7779
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. DE 6327 - Rhinoceros
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pike Lake / 387
      #6c7779
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Rhinoceros / 437
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 599X
      #6e7c7e
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / KM3798-3
      #6c7880
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Scatman Blue / HL 4265-3
      #677b85
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 7031
      #667478
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6005-B20G
      #6b7677
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 353
      #717a7f
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Turquoise Frost
      #687881
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Blue Frost
      #65747b
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  28. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 B 23 - Grey
      #707a7c
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. BS381 629 - Dark camouflage grey
      #717a81
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. Tollens

    1. ★ T2134-1
      #6f777b
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. T2133-1
      #6e777e
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Western Sky Blue 30BG 22/057
      #6d7d7f
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Mystery Sound 70BG 19/071
      #627277
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  31. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Bayoux B57-021-225
      #62777e
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Infinity M67-010-213
      #6a7376
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Foggy Day - 6235
      #727c7f
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Labradorite - 7619
      #657b83
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  33. General Paint

    1. Squeeky Green / CL 3065D
      #62777b
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Blizzard / CLC 1203A
      #62757c
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Rock A Billy Blue
      #63747b
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  35. Brillux

    1. 69.06.21
      #6d7f85
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bowman Blue / 0500
      #61767b
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Paradise City / 0486
      #67797a
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 0500
      #61767b
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 0486
      #67797a
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Blood / 556-6
      #6a7e81
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  39. Olympic

    1. Blue Blood C58-5
      #6c7e80
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Sheffield Gray D51-5
      #6a767f
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  40. Ford

    1. Gray
      #6f777e
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  41. Behr

    1. 720F-5 Hidden Peak
      #6b7576
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Front Porch EPFD-26
      #657b85
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  43. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1920
      #6e7f87
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  44. Caparol

    1. 2652
      #647c84
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Highest Peak
      #728084
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Rio Bravo
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  48. Berger

    1. Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 19.2%

#6a797e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a797e foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a797e">…</p>

#6a797e background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6a797e">…</p>

#6a797e shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a797e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977918
Binary
01101010, 01111001, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#6a797e
LRV
≈ 18.2%
Closest short hex
#677 ΔE = 3.027
RGB
rgb(106, 121, 126)
RGBA
rgba(106, 121, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.343, b: 0.357
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.449%, blue: 0.494%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799298 / 0xff6a797e
HSL
hsl(195, 9%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 9%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.000), saturation: 16% (0.159), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 195.000, saturation: 15.873%, perceived brightness: 46.007%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.028, S: 22.502, L: 49.792
Cubehelix
H: -172.066, S: 0.117, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -1.780, S: 0.046, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 4% (0.040), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 16.546, Y: 18.245, Z: 22.384
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.319, Y: 18.245
CIELab
L: 49.792, a: -4.402, b: -4.605
CIELuv
L: 49.792, u: -8.183, v: -5.736
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.792, C: 6.370, H: 226.292
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.792, C: 9.993, H: 215.028
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.714, a: -5.604, b: -1.171
CIECAM02
J: 39.138, C: 11.851, h: 219.049, Q: 123.257, M: 10.364, s: 28.997, H: 278.062
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.099, jaune: -0.832, green: 1.057
LMS
L: 16.328, M: 19.465, S: 22.311
YCbCr
Y: 116.574, Cb: 132.415, Cr: 121.060
YCgCo
Y: 118.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 21.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.085, Db: 13.415, Dr: 21.080
YPbPr
Y: 118.165, Pb: 4.225, Pr: -7.730
xvYCC
Y: 117.483, Cb: 131.711, Cr: 121.210
YIQ
Y: 117.085, I: -10.542, Q: -1.616
YUV
Y: 117.085, U: 4.388, V: -9.725
Munsell Color System
10B 5/2 ΔE = 1.697
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 11.199

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