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#6b6e81 Hex Color Code

#6b6e81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6e81 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6e81 is comprised of 41.96% red, 43.14% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6e81 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 9% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.02 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6e81 linear gradient to complementary #81806b

  1. #6b6e81
  2. #6f717d
  3. #73747a
  4. #777776
  5. #7a7a73
  6. #7e7d6f
  7. #81806b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575a6c
  2. #5e6173
  3. #64677a
  4. #6b6e81
  5. #727588
  6. #797c8f
  7. #808396

Tints and Shades

#6b6e81 to White

  1. #6b6e81
  2. #828595
  3. #9a9ca9
  4. #b2b4be
  5. #cbccd3
  6. #e5e5e9
  7. #ffffff

#6b6e81 to Black

  1. #6b6e81
  2. #595b6a
  3. #474955
  4. #363740
  5. #26272c
  6. #171719
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Great Grape / T12 39.G10
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 0.808
    2. ★ Old Mill Blue / T12 39.G11
      #727081
      ΔE = 2.113
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 0.855
    2. ★ Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.049
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 0.855
    2. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.049
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 1.222
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 1.268
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 1.304
    2. ★ Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 1.617
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 1.425
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 1.466
    2. Purple Pansies / 7182
      #72717f
      ΔE = 2.685
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 1.583
    2. 34231
      #747382
      ΔE = 2.977
  10. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 1.602
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 1.715
    2. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 2.989
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 1.726
    2. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.180
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 1.745
    2. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.363
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 1.828
    2. Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 2.731
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 1.865
    2. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.722
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 1.892
    2. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.236
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 2.249
    2. Gibraltar
      #6b717f
      ΔE = 2.495
  18. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.287
  19. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 2.303
  20. Dulux

    1. 10RB 17/122
      #737083
      ΔE = 2.338
    2. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.851
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.434
  22. Caparol

    1. 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 2.560
    2. 60 0 0 / Grau 10
      #747484
      ΔE = 2.960
  23. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.611
    2. Pinot Noir
      #736f84
      ΔE = 2.640
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.635
    2. Purple Pansies / KM3047-3
      #716c7d
      ΔE = 2.723
  25. Glidden

    1. Rich Plum
      #747185
      ΔE = 2.637
  26. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 2.715
    2. W0.10.40
      #706b80
      ΔE = 2.791
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 663
      #68677a
      ΔE = 2.817
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Distance - 6243
      #626e82
      ΔE = 2.823
  29. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.858

#6b6e81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6e81 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b6e81">…</p>

#6b6e81 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6b6e81">…</p>

#6b6e81 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6e81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040641
Binary
01101011, 01101110, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#6b6e81
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.275
RGB
rgb(107, 110, 129)
RGBA
rgba(107, 110, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.318, b: 0.373
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 42.996%, blue: 50.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9736575 / 0xff6b6e81
HSL
hsl(232, 9%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 9%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.818), saturation: 17% (0.171), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 231.818, saturation: 17.054, perceived brightness: 43.709
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.360, S: 12.406, L: 46.793
Cubehelix
H: -130.037, S: 0.146, L: 0.436
TSL
T: -2.612, S: 0.038, L: 0.436
CMYK
cyan: 17 (0.171), magenta: 15 (0.147), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 49 (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.580), magenta: 57 (0.569), yellow: 49 (0.494)
XYZ
X: 15.601, Y: 15.862, Z: 23.004
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.291, Y: 15.862
CIELab
L: 46.793, a: 3.101, b: -10.854
CIELuv
L: 46.793, u: -2.659, v: -15.654
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.793, C: 11.288, H: 285.943
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.793, C: 15.878, H: 260.360
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.828, a: 0.222, b: -6.367
CIECAM02
J: 36.416, C: 15.457, h: 268.881, Q: 118.894, M: 13.517, s: 33.718, H: 315.815
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -1.946, green: 0.082
LMS
L: 14.511, M: 16.090, S: 22.885
YCbCr
Y: 111.581, Cb: 136.785, Cr: 125.334
YCgCo
Y: 114.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 111.269, Db: 26.677, Dr: 8.122
YPbPr
Y: 110.729, Pb: 9.845, Pr: -2.374
xvYCC
Y: 111.097, Cb: 136.648, Cr: 125.915
YIQ
Y: 111.269, I: -7.891, Q: 5.277
YUV
Y: 111.269, U: 8.726, V: -3.745
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 5.257
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 9.113

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