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#6b78be Hex Color Code

#6b78be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b78be is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b78be is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.06% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6b78be has a hue of 231° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.46 nm.

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#6b78be linear gradient to complementary #b8bf6a

  1. #6b78be
  2. #7e83b1
  3. #8d8fa4
  4. #9a9a97
  5. #a5a689
  6. #afb37a
  7. #b8bf6a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5261a5
  2. #5b69ad
  3. #6370b6
  4. #6b78be
  5. #7380c6
  6. #7b87cf
  7. #848fd8

Tones

  1. #6b78be
  2. #747db7
  3. #7c81b1
  4. #8386aa
  5. #8a8ba3
  6. #90909c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6b78be to white

  1. #6b78be
  2. #858dc9
  3. #9ea3d4
  4. #b6b9df
  5. #cfd0ea
  6. #e7e7f4
  7. #ffffff

#6b78be to black

  1. #6b78be
  2. #59639b
  3. #484f7a
  4. #373c5b
  5. #27293d
  6. #181821
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 0.771 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 21.4%

#6b78be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b78be foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #6b78be">…</p>

#6b78be background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6b78be">…</p>

#6b78be shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b78be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043262
Binary
01101011, 01111000, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6b78be
LRV
≈ 20.3%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.183
RGB
rgb(107, 120, 190)
RGBA
rgba(107, 120, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.288, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733954 / 0xff6b78be
HSL
hsl(231, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 39%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.602), saturation: 44% (0.437), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 230.602, saturation: 43.684%, perceived brightness: 49.591%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.941, S: 50.664, L: 52.147
Cubehelix
H: -131.171, S: 0.537, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.559, S: 0.120, L: 0.487
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.437), magenta: 37% (0.368), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 22.071, Y: 20.275, Z: 51.456
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.216, Y: 20.275
CIELab
L: 52.147, a: 13.589, b: -38.288
CIELuv
L: 52.147, u: -9.579, v: -60.079
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.147, C: 40.628, H: 289.540
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.147, C: 60.838, H: 260.941
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.028, a: 8.696, b: -36.234
CIECAM02
J: 41.311, C: 44.141, h: 267.522, Q: 126.632, M: 38.601, s: 55.211, H: 315.078
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.329, jaune: -6.792, green: 0.211
LMS
L: 16.528, M: 19.202, S: 50.944
YCbCr
Y: 122.599, Cb: 160.654, Cr: 117.323
YCgCo
Y: 134.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 124.093, Db: 99.160, Dr: 32.519
YPbPr
Y: 122.271, Pb: 36.495, Pr: -9.720
xvYCC
Y: 121.009, Cb: 160.058, Cr: 119.462
YIQ
Y: 124.093, I: -30.233, Q: 19.031
YUV
Y: 124.093, U: 32.434, V: -14.996
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.307
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.670

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