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#6b78b1 Hex Color Code

#6b78b1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b78b1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b78b1 is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.06% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6b78b1 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 31% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.57 nm.

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#6b78b1 linear gradient to complementary #afb16b

  1. #6b78b1
  2. #7b81a6
  3. #888a9b
  4. #939490
  5. #9e9d84
  6. #a7a778
  7. #afb16b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536299
  2. #5b69a1
  3. #6370a9
  4. #6b78b1
  5. #7380b9
  6. #7b87c2
  7. #838fca

Tones

  1. #6b78b1
  2. #727cab
  3. #797fa5
  4. #7f83a0
  5. #84869a
  6. #898a94
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6b78b1 to white

  1. #6b78b1
  2. #848dbe
  3. #9da3cb
  4. #b5b9d8
  5. #ced0e5
  6. #e6e7f2
  7. #ffffff

#6b78b1 to black

  1. #6b78b1
  2. #596391
  3. #484f72
  4. #373c55
  5. #272939
  6. #171820
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ 1277
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      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1270
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      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
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      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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    1. ★ 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      #7878b0
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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    1. 36-c
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      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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    1. CF10452
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      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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#6b78b1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b78b1 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6b78b1">…</p>

#6b78b1 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b78b1">…</p>

#6b78b1 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b78b1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043249
Binary
01101011, 01111000, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#6b78b1
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.168
RGB
rgb(107, 120, 177)
RGBA
rgba(107, 120, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.297, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.463%, blue: 0.694%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733967 / 0xff6b78b1
HSL
hsl(229, 31%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 31%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.857), saturation: 40% (0.395), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 228.857, saturation: 39.548%, perceived brightness: 48.740%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.526, S: 41.120, L: 51.533
Cubehelix
H: -132.844, S: 0.446, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.483, S: 0.104, L: 0.481
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.395), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 20.713, Y: 19.732, Z: 44.304
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.233, Y: 19.732
CIELab
L: 51.533, a: 9.799, b: -31.767
CIELuv
L: 51.533, u: -9.084, v: -49.138
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.533, C: 33.244, H: 287.143
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.533, C: 49.971, H: 259.526
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.421, a: 5.497, b: -28.039
CIECAM02
J: 40.756, C: 38.072, h: 266.293, Q: 125.778, M: 33.293, s: 51.449, H: 314.415
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -5.610, green: 0.293
LMS
L: 16.461, M: 19.192, S: 43.899
YCbCr
Y: 121.325, Cb: 154.947, Cr: 118.246
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.611, Db: 81.831, Dr: 29.698
YPbPr
Y: 121.335, Pb: 29.995, Pr: -9.122
xvYCC
Y: 120.205, Cb: 154.349, Cr: 119.987
YIQ
Y: 122.611, I: -26.056, Q: 14.986
YUV
Y: 122.611, U: 26.766, V: -13.696
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.407
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.410

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