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#6b728a Hex Color Code

#6b728a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b728a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b728a is comprised of 41.96% red, 44.71% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6b728a has a hue of 226° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.59 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b728a linear gradient to complementary #8b866a

  1. #6b728a
  2. #717585
  3. #777980
  4. #7d7c7a
  5. #827f75
  6. #868370
  7. #8b866a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565d74
  2. #5d647c
  3. #646b83
  4. #6b728a
  5. #727991
  6. #798099
  7. #8087a0

Tints and Shades

#6b728a to white

  1. #6b728a
  2. #82889d
  3. #9a9fb0
  4. #b3b6c3
  5. #ccced7
  6. #e5e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#6b728a to black

  1. #6b728a
  2. #595e72
  3. #474b5a
  4. #363944
  5. #26282f
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 UP
      #6c748f
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 2110 UP
      #646c87
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue Embrace R185B
      #63748d
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Plum Shade C44-5
      #75758a
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 4-38-5 Discreet
      #64728c
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Velveteen PIC-16
      #6f778f
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / 547-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Island in the Sun / 40A-4
      #73768e
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  22. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  25. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Grape Haze / T12 40.G9
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  27. Bristol

    1. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  28. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  29. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Fountain Blue / NP N 1968 D
      #676e81
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  32. Duron

    1. Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7191 - Suzette
      #76768c
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#6b728a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b728a foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #6b728a">…</p>

#6b728a background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #6b728a">…</p>

#6b728a shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b728a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041674
Binary
01101011, 01110010, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#6b728a
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 3.827
RGB
rgb(107, 114, 138)
RGBA
rgba(107, 114, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.298, g: 0.318, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.442%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735542 / 0xff6b728a
HSL
hsl(226, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 13%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.452), saturation: 22% (0.225), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 226.452, saturation: 22.464%, perceived brightness: 45.094%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.393, S: 19.489, L: 48.254
Cubehelix
H: -135.234, S: 0.195, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.378, S: 0.052, L: 0.450
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.225), magenta: 17% (0.174), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 16.667, Y: 16.995, Z: 26.442
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.283, Y: 16.995
CIELab
L: 48.254, a: 2.905, b: -13.997
CIELuv
L: 48.254, u: -4.930, v: -20.365
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.254, C: 14.295, H: 281.727
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.254, C: 20.954, H: 256.393
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.225, a: 0.023, b: -9.172
CIECAM02
J: 37.741, C: 19.405, h: 263.925, Q: 121.036, M: 16.969, s: 37.443, H: 313.150
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -2.476, green: 0.271
LMS
L: 15.220, M: 17.283, S: 26.284
YCbCr
Y: 114.479, Cb: 139.572, Cr: 123.223
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 19.000
YDbDr
Y: 114.643, Db: 35.142, Dr: 14.539
YPbPr
Y: 114.237, Pb: 12.805, Pr: -4.604
xvYCC
Y: 114.109, Cb: 139.248, Cr: 123.956
YIQ
Y: 114.643, I: -11.880, Q: 5.987
YUV
Y: 114.643, U: 11.495, V: -6.705
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.268
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.092

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