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#6a7980 Hex Color Code

#6a7980 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a7980 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6a7980 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.45% green and 50.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6a7980 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 9% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.74 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55636a
  2. #5c6a71
  3. #637279
  4. #6a7980
  5. #718087
  6. #79888f
  7. #808f97

Tints and Shades

#6a7980 to White

  1. #6a7980
  2. #818e94
  3. #99a4a9
  4. #b2babe
  5. #cbd0d3
  6. #e5e7e9
  7. #ffffff

#6a7980 to Black

  1. #6a7980
  2. #58646a
  3. #465054
  4. #363c3f
  5. #262a2c
  6. #171819
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Mystery Sound
      #6b7980
      ΔE = 0.310 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #6a787f
      ΔE = 0.440 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Made In The Shade / 8255
      #71797e
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10997
      #6d7b82
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ CF10990
      #6e7d84
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ French Grey
      #6c7b81
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Mountain Slate Blue
      #667986
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 4252 / Kjønnrøk Dempet
      #6d797f
      ΔE = 0.954 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Turquoise Frost
      #687881
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Cayuga Blue
      #657782
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / KM3798-3
      #6c7880
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Made in the Shade / KM3790-3
      #71787f
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS917
      #6d797e
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ CAS901
      #6c797c
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Providence Blue / 1636
      #677a80
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ Britannia Blue / 1623
      #68747d
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Sonic Boom / CL 3106D
      #6e7b80
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Marathon / CL 3125A
      #71797f
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheffield Grey / T10 43L-1
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Colefax / T150-7
      #667d85
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ Mystery Sound / 70BG 19/071
      #6d797c
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  13. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Tamiya 80366,XF66
      #677679
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  14. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #66797e
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Gray
      #6a7e86
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray D51-5
      #6a767f
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-1
      #6e777e
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. T2134-1
      #6f777b
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Long Lake / 350
      #68757e
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Vulcan / 386
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6334 - Long Lake
      #68757e
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ DEC 798 - Taliesin Blue
      #707e84
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6170-52 Soho Blue
      #697a85
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Labradorite - 7619
      #657b83
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Foggy Day - 6235
      #727c7f
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  22. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 629 - Dark camouflage grey
      #717a81
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. BS 4800 18 B 23 - Grey
      #707a7c
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 353
      #717a7f
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Bayoux B57-021-225
      #62777e
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Lynch B60-023-238
      #697d89
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Volcanic Ash 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6194
      #70787f
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ 5441
      #6f797c
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #6f777e
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Titanium
      #747c83
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Rock A Billy Blue
      #63747b
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Relaxed Navy
      #6b7579
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Magnet Dapple
      #747d85
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  31. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1920
      #6e7f87
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 6005-R80B
      #6b747a
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 7031
      #667478
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  33. AMC

    1. Platinum Blue
      #6b7679
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Slate Blue
      #647580
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  34. Brillux

    1. 69.06.21
      #6d7f85
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 63.06.21
      #727d87
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  35. Behr

    1. Rocky Creek PPF-37
      #657b86
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Aged Blue PPPF-20
      #667d88
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  36. Caparol

    1. 2652
      #647c84
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  37. Sikkens

    1. Q5.05.44
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. S0.10.40
      #647279
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 0500
      #61767b
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Deep Lagoon / 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Bowman Blue / 0500
      #61767b
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. Evening Shadow 30BB 21/056
      #6f767e
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  42. Humbrol

    1. 145 Medium Grey
      #65727a
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #677278
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  43. Albany Paint

    1. Mercury
      #747b81
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  44. Tikkurila

    1. 599X
      #6e7c7e
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 8264 - Mirador
      #6f8089
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  46. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.870 #158
      #68727a
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  47. Dulux

    1. Grey Splendor
      #737b84
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  48. Volkswagen

    1. Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 16.8%

#6a7980 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a7980 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6a7980">…</p>

#6a7980 background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6a7980">…</p>

#6a7980 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a7980">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977920
Binary
01101010, 01111001, 10000000
Hexadecimal
#6a7980
LRV
≈ 18.3%
Closest short hex
#677 ΔE = 4.043
RGB
rgb(106, 121, 128)
RGBA
rgba(106, 121, 128, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.341, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.451%, blue: 0.502%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799296 / 0xff6a7980
HSL
hsl(199, 9%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 9%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.091), saturation: 17% (0.172), value: 50% (0.502)
HSP
hue: 199.091, saturation: 17.188%, perceived brightness: 46.104%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.733, S: 23.142, L: 49.854
Cubehelix
H: -167.176, S: 0.126, L: 0.460
TSL
T: -1.883, S: 0.048, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.172), magenta: 5% (0.055), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 50% (0.498)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 50% (0.498)
XYZ
X: 16.677, Y: 18.297, Z: 23.071
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.315, Y: 18.297
CIELab
L: 49.854, a: -3.941, b: -5.691
CIELuv
L: 49.854, u: -8.245, v: -7.355
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.854, C: 6.922, H: 235.303
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.854, C: 11.049, H: 221.733
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.775, a: -5.265, b: -2.036
CIECAM02
J: 39.197, C: 12.666, h: 225.278, Q: 123.349, M: 11.076, s: 29.966, H: 285.668
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.107, jaune: -1.016, green: 1.023
LMS
L: 16.334, M: 19.466, S: 22.987
YCbCr
Y: 116.770, Cb: 133.293, Cr: 120.918
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 21.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.313, Db: 16.081, Dr: 21.514
YPbPr
Y: 118.309, Pb: 5.225, Pr: -7.822
xvYCC
Y: 117.607, Cb: 132.590, Cr: 121.129
YIQ
Y: 117.313, I: -11.185, Q: -0.994
YUV
Y: 117.313, U: 5.260, V: -9.925
Munsell Color System
10B 5/2 ΔE = 0.921
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 10.638

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