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#6a7997 Hex Color Code

#6a7997 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a7997 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a7997 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.45% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6a7997 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 18% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.52 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6a7997 linear gradient to complementary #978d6a

  1. #6a7997
  2. #737c90
  3. #7c7f88
  4. #838381
  5. #8a8679
  6. #918a72
  7. #978d6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546380
  2. #5b6a88
  3. #63728f
  4. #6a7997
  5. #72809f
  6. #7988a7
  7. #8190af

Tints and Shades

#6a7997 to white

  1. #6a7997
  2. #828ea8
  3. #9aa4b9
  4. #b3baca
  5. #ccd0db
  6. #e5e7ed
  7. #ffffff

#6a7997 to black

  1. #6a7997
  2. #58647c
  3. #475062
  4. #363c4a
  5. #262a32
  6. #17181c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 107-11 U
      #69799a
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 17-3918 TCX
      #717f9b
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. Little Greene

    1. ★ Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. ★ Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Tide
      #5f7492
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Imperial Mauve 1
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 50BB 18/216
      #5e7697
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Carousel EIC-16
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Velveteen PIC-16
      #6f778f
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aurora Borealis R170B
      #637592
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. All for Naught R171B
      #607692
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 240 / Pacific 15
      #647c9c
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 55 / 55 Silbergrau
      #607494
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Night Palace / T65-8
      #65758f
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R70B
      #69758c
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #657c98
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  21. AMC

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  23. CIL

    1. Noble Blue
      #607598
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  25. Glidden

    1. Deep Blue Shadow / 30BB 17/158
      #62738f
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. Asian Paints

    1. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 19.7%

#6a7997 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a7997 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6a7997">…</p>

#6a7997 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #6a7997">…</p>

#6a7997 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a7997">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977943
Binary
01101010, 01111001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6a7997
LRV
≈ 19.0%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 1.489
RGB
rgb(106, 121, 151)
RGBA
rgba(106, 121, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.320, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.460%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799273 / 0xff6a7997
HSL
hsl(220, 18%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 18%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 30% (0.298), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 29.801%, perceived brightness: 47.308%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.248, S: 30.564, L: 50.655
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.269, L: 0.470
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.073, L: 0.470
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 18.366, Y: 18.973, Z: 31.967
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.274, Y: 18.973
CIELab
L: 50.655, a: 1.756, b: -18.003
CIELuv
L: 50.655, u: -8.993, v: -26.490
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.655, C: 18.088, H: 275.570
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.655, C: 27.975, H: 251.248
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.558, a: -0.963, b: -13.022
CIECAM02
J: 39.940, C: 24.655, h: 256.878, Q: 124.514, M: 21.560, s: 41.612, H: 309.473
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -3.147, green: 0.688
LMS
L: 16.418, M: 19.479, S: 31.749
YCbCr
Y: 119.024, Cb: 143.390, Cr: 119.285
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.935, Db: 46.740, Dr: 26.505
YPbPr
Y: 119.965, Pb: 16.725, Pr: -8.880
xvYCC
Y: 119.029, Cb: 142.692, Cr: 120.200
YIQ
Y: 119.935, I: -18.574, Q: 6.162
YUV
Y: 119.935, U: 15.288, V: -12.225
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 3.458
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.351

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