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#6b6b72 Hex Color Code

#6b6b72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6b72 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6b72 is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.96% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6b72 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 3% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #58585e
  2. #5e5e65
  3. #64646b
  4. #6b6b72
  5. #727279
  6. #78787f
  7. #7f7f86

Tints and Shades

#6b6b72 to white

  1. #6b6b72
  2. #828288
  3. #9a9a9f
  4. #b2b2b6
  5. #cbcbce
  6. #e5e5e6
  7. #ffffff

#6b6b72 to black

  1. #6b6b72
  2. #59595e
  3. #47474b
  4. #363639
  5. #262628
  6. #171718
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Opal
      #6a6971
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 7357-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray
      #67696f
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Slate Gray
      #67666f
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  7. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  10. Sico

    1. ★ 6175-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 432 U
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Ashland Slate / 1608
      #6a6e73
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bushrock / T168-8
      #707076
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 9007 / Graualuminium
      #646870
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Mittelgrau / Mittelgrau 761
      #64646c
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  22. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Carriage Wheel X99R208B
      #66696d
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Crucible
      #727177
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Titanium
      #6d6e71
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Colortrend

    1. Mulberry Magic
      #696873
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6447
      #6e6b76
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  28. Resene

    1. Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  29. Levis

    1. Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  30. Dulux

    1. Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. Jedynka

    1. Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Colonial Shades / 5066
      #64696e
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Graphite Gray / WNCC-26
      #646b72
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  33. CIL

    1. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  35. Flügger

    1. Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  36. Glidden

    1. Charcoal Coast / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7176
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Cracked Slate / PPG1003-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Exclusive Plum - 6263
      #736f78
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Gibraltar - 6257
      #626970
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Homebase

    1. Warm Grey
      #726b73
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  39. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  41. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Five O'Clock Shadow / KM3783-3
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  43. Sikkens

    1. U0.05.35
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  44. Duron

    1. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  45. Olympic

    1. Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  46. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  47. Porter Paints

    1. Cracked Slate / 540-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  48. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cracked Slate / PPG1003-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  49. General Paint

    1. Roulette / CL 3135D
      #686f75
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  50. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  51. Brillux

    1. 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  52. Sto

    1. 34131
      #726c70
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  53. Mylands of London

    1. Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 16.7%

#6b6b72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6b72 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6b6b72">…</p>

#6b6b72 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6b6b72">…</p>

#6b6b72 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6b72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039858
Binary
01101011, 01101011, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#6b6b72
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 4.472
RGB
rgb(107, 107, 114)
RGBA
rgba(107, 107, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.326, b: 0.348
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737358 / 0xff6b6b72
HSL
hsl(240, 3%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 3%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 6% (0.061), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 6.140%, perceived brightness: 42.283%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 4.257, L: 45.436
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.051, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.013, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.061), magenta: 6% (0.061), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 14.358, Y: 14.856, Z: 18.027
xyY
x: 0.304, y: 0.314, Y: 14.856
CIELab
L: 45.436, a: 1.477, b: -3.897
CIELuv
L: 45.436, u: -0.397, v: -5.501
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.436, C: 4.167, H: 290.756
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.436, C: 5.516, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.544, a: -0.958, b: -0.750
CIECAM02
J: 35.201, C: 6.546, h: 270.940, Q: 116.894, M: 5.724, s: 22.129, H: 316.941
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.109, jaune: -0.766, green: 0.070
LMS
L: 13.976, M: 15.226, S: 17.973
YCbCr
Y: 108.599, Cb: 131.073, Cr: 127.503
YCgCo
Y: 108.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 25.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.798, Db: 9.331, Dr: 1.519
YPbPr
Y: 107.504, Pb: 3.500, Pr: -0.322
xvYCC
Y: 108.327, Cb: 131.075, Cr: 127.717
YIQ
Y: 107.798, I: -2.249, Q: 2.178
YUV
Y: 107.798, U: 3.053, V: -0.700
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 2.865
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.212

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