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#6b6f81 Hex Color Code

#6b6f81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6f81 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6f81 is comprised of 41.96% red, 43.53% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6f81 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 9% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.42 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6f81 linear gradient to complementary #827e6a

  1. #6b6f81
  2. #6f717d
  3. #737479
  4. #777676
  5. #7b7972
  6. #7f7b6e
  7. #827e6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575b6c
  2. #5d6273
  3. #64687a
  4. #6b6f81
  5. #727688
  6. #797d8f
  7. #808496

Tints and Shades

#6b6f81 to white

  1. #6b6f81
  2. #828595
  3. #9a9da9
  4. #b2b4be
  5. #cbcdd3
  6. #e5e6e9
  7. #ffffff

#6b6f81 to black

  1. #6b6f81
  2. #595c6a
  3. #474955
  4. #363840
  5. #26272c
  6. #171719
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 0.885 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 34331
      #6c6e7d
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 34231
      #747382
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Winter Sky FF60-2
      #676f80
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Eiffel Tower / T144-7
      #6b7186
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Night Bird / T145-7
      #647187
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2361 UP
      #6e7386
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 18-3933 TCX
      #717388
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Flirty Fran / 7230
      #626e7f
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Gibraltar
      #6b717f
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Granite Peak
      #636b7e
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Coal Blue X86R194B
      #6d7280
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Twinkle, Twinkle X87R184B
      #667387
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  21. Resene

    1. ★ Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Innuendo / CL 2395D
      #6f7381
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.10.40
      #666f7e
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. CIL

    1. ★ Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Moon Waves 1
      #626f83
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-42-5 Grecian Gery
      #706c7f
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Overlook / 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  34. Kelly-Moore

    1. Flirty Fran / KM3095-3
      #62697d
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Dark Silver
      #68707c
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

#6b6f81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6f81 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6b6f81">…</p>

#6b6f81 background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #6b6f81">…</p>

#6b6f81 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6f81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040897
Binary
01101011, 01101111, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#6b6f81
LRV
≈ 16.1%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.594
RGB
rgb(107, 111, 129)
RGBA
rgba(107, 111, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.320, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.433%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9736319 / 0xff6b6f81
HSL
hsl(229, 9%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 9%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.091), saturation: 17% (0.171), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 229.091, saturation: 17.054%, perceived brightness: 43.937%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.220, S: 13.339, L: 47.079
Cubehelix
H: -132.617, S: 0.142, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -2.493, S: 0.038, L: 0.439
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.171), magenta: 14% (0.140), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 15.709, Y: 16.079, Z: 23.041
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.293, Y: 16.079
CIELab
L: 47.079, a: 2.505, b: -10.425
CIELuv
L: 47.079, u: -3.121, v: -14.968
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.079, C: 10.722, H: 283.512
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.079, C: 15.290, H: 258.220
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.099, a: -0.244, b: -5.998
CIECAM02
J: 36.674, C: 15.040, h: 266.141, Q: 119.313, M: 13.152, s: 33.201, H: 314.334
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -1.867, green: 0.163
LMS
L: 14.678, M: 16.382, S: 22.924
YCbCr
Y: 112.085, Cb: 136.494, Cr: 124.966
YCgCo
Y: 114.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 111.856, Db: 25.794, Dr: 9.238
YPbPr
Y: 111.444, Pb: 9.460, Pr: -2.828
xvYCC
Y: 111.711, Cb: 136.310, Cr: 125.516
YIQ
Y: 111.856, I: -8.166, Q: 4.755
YUV
Y: 111.856, U: 8.438, V: -4.260
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/2 ΔE = 5.321
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.979

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