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#6b798c Hex Color Code

#6b798c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b798c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b798c is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.45% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6b798c has a hue of 215° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.19 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#6b798c linear gradient to complementary #8c816b

  1. #6b798c
  2. #727a87
  3. #787c81
  4. #7d7d7c
  5. #827e76
  6. #878071
  7. #8c816b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556375
  2. #5c6a7d
  3. #647284
  4. #6b798c
  5. #728094
  6. #7a889b
  7. #8190a3

Tints and Shades

#6b798c to white

  1. #6b798c
  2. #828e9e
  3. #9aa4b1
  4. #b3bac4
  5. #ccd0d7
  6. #e5e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#6b798c to black

  1. #6b798c
  2. #596473
  3. #47505b
  4. #363c45
  5. #262a2f
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 0.550 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Twinkle, Twinkle X87R184B
      #667387
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Twilight Blue
      #6a7a8c
      ΔE = 0.838 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Frost Blue
      #6e7e8e
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. 580F-5 Mysteria
      #6e7f95
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  6. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2167 U
      #667789
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ 2166 U
      #6d7e91
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Shady Blue 10BB 22/096
      #6a7c8a
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 5020-R80B
      #62778e
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Berkeley Blue
      #62768d
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Weathered Blue B58-020-246
      #677583
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  17. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 30BB 17/158
      #5f768c
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Waltz / 30BB 17/158
      #627588
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Moon Waves / 50BB 17/126
      #6a7382
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  22. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Waltz
      #60758c
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Sto

    1. 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Patriot Flag / T12 43.G7
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  25. Bristol

    1. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Ford

    1. Medium Regatta Blue
      #627486
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 4-36-5 Retreat
      #617990
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  29. Glidden

    1. Favorite Denim Blue / 30BB 17/094
      #697283
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  30. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  33. Jotun

    1. 4072 / Blåtind
      #637989
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

#6b798c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b798c foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #6b798c">…</p>

#6b798c background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6b798c">…</p>

#6b798c shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b798c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043468
Binary
01101011, 01111001, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6b798c
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 1.743
RGB
rgb(107, 121, 140)
RGBA
rgba(107, 121, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.329, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.458%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733748 / 0xff6b798c
HSL
hsl(215, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 13%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.545), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 214.545, saturation: 23.571%, perceived brightness: 46.816%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.524, S: 25.748, L: 50.327
Cubehelix
H: -148.367, S: 0.192, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -1.884, S: 0.057, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.236), magenta: 14% (0.136), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 17.633, Y: 18.693, Z: 27.485
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.293, Y: 18.693
CIELab
L: 50.327, a: -0.723, b: -12.042
CIELuv
L: 50.327, u: -8.157, v: -17.119
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.327, C: 12.064, H: 266.564
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.327, C: 18.963, H: 244.524
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.236, a: -2.864, b: -7.425
CIECAM02
J: 39.661, C: 18.377, h: 249.276, Q: 124.077, M: 16.071, s: 35.989, H: 305.646
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -2.110, green: 0.777
LMS
L: 16.489, M: 19.493, S: 27.336
YCbCr
Y: 118.203, Cb: 138.413, Cr: 120.505
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 118.980, Db: 31.627, Dr: 22.785
YPbPr
Y: 119.386, Pb: 11.110, Pr: -7.874
xvYCC
Y: 118.532, Cb: 137.759, Cr: 121.083
YIQ
Y: 118.980, I: -14.444, Q: 2.951
YUV
Y: 118.980, U: 10.345, V: -10.510
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.606
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.165

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