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Volkswagen Pewter Gray / #6b737b Hex Color Code

#6b737b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b737b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b737b is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.1% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6b737b has a hue of 210° (degrees), 7% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.68 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575e66
  2. #5d656d
  3. #646c74
  4. #6b737b
  5. #727a82
  6. #798189
  7. #808891

Tints and Shades

#6b737b to white

  1. #6b737b
  2. #828990
  3. #9a9fa5
  4. #b2b6bb
  5. #cbced1
  6. #e5e6e8
  7. #ffffff

#6b737b to black

  1. #6b737b
  2. #595f66
  3. #474c51
  4. #363a3d
  5. #26282a
  6. #171819
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Deep Shale PPF-38
      #69737b
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 750F-5 Silver Hill
      #666e74
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smoky Pitch
      #69727b
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Relaxed Navy
      #6b7579
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Vulcan / 386
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.870 #158
      #68727a
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6201
      #68717a
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 6200
      #73777f
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Deep Lagoon / 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ Backwater / 0513
      #70767e
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ DE 6334 - Long Lake
      #68757e
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Raven B58-009-256
      #6f747b
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Storm Grey B59-011-262
      #747880
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  12. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Evening Shadow 30BB 21/056
      #6f767e
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Britannia Blue / 1623
      #68747d
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Gray Shower / 2125-30
      #6e7479
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  15. Jotun

    1. ★ 4638 / Byge
      #667078
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 4252 / Kjønnrøk Dempet
      #6d797f
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 613X
      #70747c
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7540 U
      #70747c
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ 7546 U
      #67707a
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Silver Charcoal
      #686f77
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #6f747e
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Penguin Gray
      #6f777f
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Light Gray
      #71787d
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray D51-5
      #6a767f
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray / PPG1041-6
      #6b7680
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Charcoal Coast / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7176
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-1
      #6e777e
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #6f777e
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Medium Aegean
      #647177
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Smokey Eyes / N-C22
      #6e7378
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Cast Iron / 38A-4
      #66707b
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  25. Humbrol

    1. ★ 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #677278
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 123 Extra Dark Sea Grey
      #616e76
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  27. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheffield Grey / T10 43L-1
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ Somber Grey / T08 133-4
      #707579
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  29. General Paint

    1. ★ Roulette / CL 3135D
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Cascade / CL 3156D
      #677176
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8255 - Made In The Shade
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  32. Berger

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  33. Audi

    1. ★ Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #72767d
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Romantic Mood / 8263
      #6a787f
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  35. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  36. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.10.40
      #64717b
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. S0.10.40
      #647279
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  37. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey A60
      #64727a
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #6b777d
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R70B
      #66707c
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6005-R50B
      #74757b
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  40. Dupont

    1. CAS933
      #717980
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CAS917
      #6d797e
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  41. Bristol

    1. Asteroid Belt / P227-N6
      #71767a
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Blue Sphere / P229-N6
      #6b7381
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Connecticut Blue / 90BG 17/090
      #65747a
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Live On 4Th 7120-1
      #64707c
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  44. CIL

    1. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Mystery Sound
      #6b7980
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  45. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wall Street - 7665
      #656d73
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  46. Kelly-Moore

    1. Gray Whale Cove / KM3782-3
      #74787f
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Slate Blue / HL 4250-3
      #747981
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  47. British Standard

    1. BS381 629 - Dark camouflage grey
      #717a81
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  50. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  51. AMC

    1. Slate Blue
      #647580
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

#6b737b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b737b foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b737b">…</p>

#6b737b background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b737b">…</p>

#6b737b shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b737b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041915
Binary
01101011, 01110011, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#6b737b
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 4.128
RGB
rgb(107, 115, 123)
RGBA
rgba(107, 115, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.333, b: 0.357
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.441%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735301 / 0xff6b737b
HSL
hsl(210, 7%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 7%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 13% (0.130), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 13.008%, perceived brightness: 44.559%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.207, S: 14.765, L: 48.029
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.092, L: 0.445
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.031, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.130), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 15.768, Y: 16.817, Z: 21.150
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.313, Y: 16.817
CIELab
L: 48.029, a: -1.247, b: -5.434
CIELuv
L: 48.029, u: -4.719, v: -7.324
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.029, C: 5.575, H: 257.077
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.029, C: 8.713, H: 237.207
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.009, a: -3.129, b: -1.873
CIECAM02
J: 37.536, C: 10.083, h: 240.898, Q: 120.707, M: 8.818, s: 27.028, H: 301.587
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.112, jaune: -0.997, green: 0.576
LMS
L: 15.345, M: 17.581, S: 21.075
YCbCr
Y: 113.513, Cb: 132.696, Cr: 123.920
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.520, Db: 14.264, Dr: 12.400
YPbPr
Y: 113.872, Pb: 4.920, Pr: -4.368
xvYCC
Y: 113.796, Cb: 132.322, Cr: 124.163
YIQ
Y: 113.520, I: -7.336, Q: 0.797
YUV
Y: 113.520, U: 4.666, V: -5.720
Munsell Color System
10B 5/2 ΔE = 2.431
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 10.024

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