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#6b6b6d Hex Color Code

#6b6b6d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6b6d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6b6d is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.96% green and 42.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6b6d has a hue of 240° (degrees), 1% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #58585a
  2. #5e5e60
  3. #656566
  4. #6b6b6d
  5. #727274
  6. #78787a
  7. #7f7f81

Tints and Shades

#6b6b6d to white

  1. #6b6b6d
  2. #828284
  3. #9a9a9b
  4. #b2b2b3
  5. #cbcbcc
  6. #e5e5e5
  7. #ffffff

#6b6b6d to black

  1. #6b6b6d
  2. #59595a
  3. #474748
  4. #363637
  5. #262626
  6. #171717
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 0.511 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6b6c
      ΔE = 0.697 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 173-11 C
      #69696b
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 18-4005 TCX
      #726f70
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  8. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #67696a
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. French Quarter / KM3814-3
      #6a7071
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Chatterbox / CL 3196D
      #6f6b6d
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Anchor / CL 3165D
      #6c7174
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Intercoastal / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7070
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  22. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6377 - Boat Anchor
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Isobar
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  27. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Charcoal Gray
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  28. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Overcoat / CC-544
      #6a6968
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Stormy Sky / 1616
      #636669
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 6502-R
      #6e6c6b
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  33. Berger

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  35. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  36. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Gray
      #666b6c
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  38. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ BS381 632 - Dark admiralty grey
      #686d71
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  39. Jedynka

    1. ★ Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  40. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  41. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  42. Rodda Paint

    1. Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Weathervane R216B
      #656969
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Grey Shingle X98R215B
      #64696c
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  44. Behr

    1. Canal Street 42G2
      #686d6d
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 770F-5 Dark Ash
      #646666
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  45. AMC

    1. Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  46. Beckers

    1. Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  47. Marston & Langinger

    1. Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  48. Krylon

    1. Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  50. CIL

    1. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  51. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  52. Tollens

    1. T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  53. Olympic

    1. Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  54. Flügger

    1. Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  55. Fender

    1. 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  56. Dulux

    1. Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  57. Sto

    1. 34131
      #726c70
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 15.5%

#6b6b6d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6b6d foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6b6b6d">…</p>

#6b6b6d background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b6b6d">…</p>

#6b6b6d shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6b6d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039853
Binary
01101011, 01101011, 01101101
Hexadecimal
#6b6b6d
LRV
≈ 14.7%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 2.406
RGB
rgb(107, 107, 109)
RGBA
rgba(107, 107, 109, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.331, g: 0.331, b: 0.337
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.427%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737363 / 0xff6b6b6d
HSL
hsl(240, 1%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 1%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 2% (0.018), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 1.835%, perceived brightness: 42.051%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.872, S: 1.203, L: 45.283
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.015, L: 0.420
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.004, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.018), magenta: 2% (0.018), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 57% (0.573)
XYZ
X: 14.081, Y: 14.745, Z: 16.569
xyY
x: 0.310, y: 0.325, Y: 14.745
CIELab
L: 45.283, a: 0.414, b: -1.116
CIELuv
L: 45.283, u: -0.112, v: -1.556
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.283, C: 1.190, H: 290.342
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.283, C: 1.560, H: 265.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.400, a: -1.744, b: 1.296
CIECAM02
J: 35.063, C: 2.683, h: 254.395, Q: 116.664, M: 2.346, s: 14.180, H: 308.208
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -0.297, green: 0.156
LMS
L: 13.962, M: 15.224, S: 16.537
YCbCr
Y: 108.109, Cb: 128.878, Cr: 127.858
YCgCo
Y: 107.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.228, Db: 2.666, Dr: 0.434
YPbPr
Y: 107.144, Pb: 1.000, Pr: -0.092
xvYCC
Y: 108.018, Cb: 128.878, Cr: 127.919
YIQ
Y: 107.228, I: -0.643, Q: 0.622
YUV
Y: 107.228, U: 0.873, V: -0.200
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.997
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 11.272

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