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#6b78bd Hex Color Code

#6b78bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b78bd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b78bd is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.06% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6b78bd has a hue of 230° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.55 nm.

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#6b78bd linear gradient to complementary #b7bd6b

  1. #6b78bd
  2. #7e83b1
  3. #8d8ea4
  4. #999997
  5. #a5a589
  6. #aeb17b
  7. #b7bd6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5362a4
  2. #5b69ac
  3. #6370b5
  4. #6b78bd
  5. #7380c5
  6. #7b87ce
  7. #848fd6

Tones

  1. #6b78bd
  2. #747db6
  3. #7c81b0
  4. #8386a9
  5. #898aa2
  6. #8f8f9b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6b78bd to White

  1. #6b78bd
  2. #858dc8
  3. #9ea3d3
  4. #b6b9de
  5. #cfd0e9
  6. #e7e7f4
  7. #ffffff

#6b78bd to Black

  1. #6b78bd
  2. #59639b
  3. #484f7a
  4. #373c5a
  5. #27293d
  6. #171821
  7. #000000

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#6b78bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b78bd foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b78bd">…</p>

#6b78bd background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6b78bd">…</p>

#6b78bd shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b78bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043261
Binary
01101011, 01111000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#6b78bd
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.050
RGB
rgb(107, 120, 189)
RGBA
rgba(107, 120, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.288, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 46.361%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733955 / 0xff6b78bd
HSL
hsl(230, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.488), saturation: 43% (0.434), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 230.488, saturation: 43.386, perceived brightness: 49.524
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.851, S: 49.926, L: 52.098
Cubehelix
H: -131.280, S: 0.530, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.554, S: 0.119, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 43 (0.434), magenta: 37 (0.365), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 26 (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.580), magenta: 53 (0.529), yellow: 26 (0.259)
XYZ
X: 21.962, Y: 20.232, Z: 50.882
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.217, Y: 20.232
CIELab
L: 52.098, a: 13.293, b: -37.792
CIELuv
L: 52.098, u: -9.541, v: -59.242
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.098, C: 40.061, H: 289.379
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.098, C: 60.006, H: 260.851
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.980, a: 8.442, b: -35.584
CIECAM02
J: 41.267, C: 43.688, h: 267.452, Q: 126.565, M: 38.204, s: 54.941, H: 315.040
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.325, jaune: -6.702, green: 0.216
LMS
L: 16.522, M: 19.201, S: 50.379
YCbCr
Y: 122.501, Cb: 160.215, Cr: 117.394
YCgCo
Y: 134.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.979, Db: 97.827, Dr: 32.302
YPbPr
Y: 122.199, Pb: 35.995, Pr: -9.674
xvYCC
Y: 120.947, Cb: 159.619, Cr: 119.502
YIQ
Y: 123.979, I: -29.911, Q: 18.719
YUV
Y: 123.979, U: 31.998, V: -14.896
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.321
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.643

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