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#6a79a9 Hex Color Code

#6a79a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a79a9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a79a9 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.45% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6a79a9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.17 nm.

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#6a79a9 linear gradient to complementary #a8a46b

  1. #6a79a9
  2. #78809f
  3. #848795
  4. #8e8e8b
  5. #989581
  6. #a09d76
  7. #a8a46b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536391
  2. #5b6a99
  3. #6271a1
  4. #6a79a9
  5. #7281b1
  6. #7a88b9
  7. #8290c2

Tones

  1. #6a79a9
  2. #707ca4
  3. #767f9f
  4. #7c819a
  5. #818494
  6. #86878f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6a79a9 to white

  1. #6a79a9
  2. #838eb7
  3. #9ba3c5
  4. #b4bad4
  5. #cdd0e2
  6. #e6e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#6a79a9 to black

  1. #6a79a9
  2. #58648b
  3. #47506d
  4. #363c51
  5. #262a37
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 0.658 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. ★ U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4217 Heather Highland 64BB 23/310
      #5c7ab0
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  8. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  9. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ King's Robe / T12 39.G5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 UP
      #6076a9
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 3506 UP
      #5d74a5
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ King'S Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Marble Swirl 2
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  28. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  29. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  35. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#6a79a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a79a9 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #6a79a9">…</p>

#6a79a9 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #6a79a9">…</p>

#6a79a9 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a79a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6977961
Binary
01101010, 01111001, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6a79a9
LRV
≈ 19.6%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.122
RGB
rgb(106, 121, 169)
RGBA
rgba(106, 121, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.306, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.463%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9799255 / 0xff6a79a9
HSL
hsl(226, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.714), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 225.714, saturation: 37.278%, perceived brightness: 48.364%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.053, S: 36.301, L: 51.385
Cubehelix
H: -135.985, S: 0.391, L: 0.478
TSL
T: -2.346, S: 0.096, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 19.941, Y: 19.603, Z: 40.261
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.246, Y: 19.603
CIELab
L: 51.385, a: 6.648, b: -27.370
CIELuv
L: 51.385, u: -9.605, v: -41.780
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.385, C: 28.166, H: 283.652
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.385, C: 42.870, H: 257.053
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.275, a: 2.912, b: -22.923
CIECAM02
J: 40.608, C: 34.001, h: 263.347, Q: 125.550, M: 29.733, s: 48.665, H: 312.844
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.254, jaune: -4.811, green: 0.490
LMS
L: 16.495, M: 19.491, S: 39.920
YCbCr
Y: 120.788, Cb: 151.292, Cr: 118.007
YCgCo
Y: 129.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 121.987, Db: 70.734, Dr: 30.411
YPbPr
Y: 121.261, Pb: 25.725, Pr: -9.708
xvYCC
Y: 120.142, Cb: 150.598, Cr: 119.472
YIQ
Y: 121.987, I: -24.356, Q: 11.763
YUV
Y: 121.987, U: 23.136, V: -14.025
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.175
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.248

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