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#6b788c Hex Color Code

#6b788c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b788c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b788c is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.06% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6b788c has a hue of 216° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.37 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#6b788c linear gradient to complementary #8c816b

  1. #6b788c
  2. #727987
  3. #787b81
  4. #7d7c7c
  5. #827e76
  6. #877f71
  7. #8c816b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556276
  2. #5d697d
  3. #647184
  4. #6b788c
  5. #727f94
  6. #7a879b
  7. #818ea3

Tints and Shades

#6b788c to white

  1. #6b788c
  2. #828d9e
  3. #9aa3b1
  4. #b3b9c4
  5. #ccd0d7
  6. #e5e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#6b788c to black

  1. #6b788c
  2. #596373
  3. #474f5b
  4. #363c45
  5. #26292f
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 0.300 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Pacific Coast
      #707787
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. 620F-5 Majestic Mount
      #74788b
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Mountain Slate Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687788
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Favorite Denim Blue / 30BB 17/094
      #697283
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R70B
      #69758c
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 5020-R80B
      #62778e
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  11. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 30BB 17/158
      #5f768c
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Newport Blue
      #637589
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Lucerne Blue
      #627586
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  16. AMC

    1. Berkeley Blue
      #62768d
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Waltz / 30BB 17/158
      #627588
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. Sto

    1. 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  22. Resene

    1. Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Elevate M68-029-246
      #60768b
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2138 XGC
      #657993
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. P 111-13 U
      #627891
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  25. Ford

    1. Medium Regatta Blue
      #627486
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  26. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Night Bird / T145-7
      #647187
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Patriot Flag / T12 43.G7
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  32. KILZ

    1. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 4-36-5 Retreat
      #617990
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Olympic

    1. Blue Cloud D48-5
      #607387
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  35. Bristol

    1. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Luxe / AF-580
      #757e93
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 20.8%

#6b788c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b788c foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #6b788c">…</p>

#6b788c background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #6b788c">…</p>

#6b788c shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b788c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043212
Binary
01101011, 01111000, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6b788c
LRV
≈ 18.5%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 2.100
RGB
rgb(107, 120, 140)
RGBA
rgba(107, 120, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.327, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.456%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9734004 / 0xff6b788c
HSL
hsl(216, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 13%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.364), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 216.364, saturation: 23.571%, perceived brightness: 46.583%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.619, S: 24.985, L: 50.039
Cubehelix
H: -146.240, S: 0.193, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -1.955, S: 0.057, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.236), magenta: 14% (0.143), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 17.512, Y: 18.452, Z: 27.445
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.291, Y: 18.452
CIELab
L: 50.039, a: -0.138, b: -12.476
CIELuv
L: 50.039, u: -7.707, v: -17.826
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.039, C: 12.476, H: 269.365
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.039, C: 19.420, H: 246.619
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.955, a: -2.400, b: -7.812
CIECAM02
J: 39.392, C: 18.633, h: 251.761, Q: 123.656, M: 16.294, s: 36.300, H: 306.881
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -2.189, green: 0.702
LMS
L: 16.303, M: 19.168, S: 27.293
YCbCr
Y: 117.699, Cb: 138.704, Cr: 120.873
YCgCo
Y: 121.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 118.393, Db: 32.510, Dr: 21.669
YPbPr
Y: 118.671, Pb: 11.495, Pr: -7.420
xvYCC
Y: 117.917, Cb: 138.098, Cr: 121.482
YIQ
Y: 118.393, I: -14.170, Q: 3.474
YUV
Y: 118.393, U: 10.634, V: -9.995
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.937
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.002

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