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#6b798e Hex Color Code

#6b798e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b798e is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b798e is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.45% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6b798e has a hue of 216° (degrees), 14% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.48 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b798e linear gradient to complementary #8e836b

  1. #6b798e
  2. #727b88
  3. #787c82
  4. #7e7e7d
  5. #848077
  6. #898171
  7. #8e836b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556377
  2. #5c6a7f
  3. #647286
  4. #6b798e
  5. #728096
  6. #7a889d
  7. #8190a5

Tints and Shades

#6b798e to white

  1. #6b798e
  2. #838ea0
  3. #9aa4b2
  4. #b3bac5
  5. #ccd0d8
  6. #e5e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#6b798e to black

  1. #6b798e
  2. #596475
  3. #47505d
  4. #363c46
  5. #262a30
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 1.009 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Carousel EIC-16
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Twinkle, Twinkle X87R184B
      #667387
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 5020-R80B
      #62778e
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Twilight Blue
      #6a7a8c
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Argyle Blue
      #63798c
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Mountain Slate Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687788
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2166 U
      #6d7e91
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2138 C
      #647692
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Little Greene

    1. ★ Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Audi

    1. ★ Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Elevate M68-029-246
      #60768b
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. AMC

    1. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Arrowhead Silver
      #6e7b89
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  19. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Waltz
      #60758c
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Patriot Flag / T12 43.G7
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Imperial Mauve 1
      #707992
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  23. KILZ

    1. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  26. General Paint

    1. Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 4-36-5 Retreat
      #617990
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Waltz / 30BB 17/158
      #627588
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Luxe / AF-580
      #757e93
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  34. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  36. Bristol

    1. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35164
      #6f7c8a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  39. Sto

    1. 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

#6b798e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b798e foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #6b798e">…</p>

#6b798e background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6b798e">…</p>

#6b798e shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b798e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043470
Binary
01101011, 01111001, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#6b798e
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 2.391
RGB
rgb(107, 121, 142)
RGBA
rgba(107, 121, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.327, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.459%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733746 / 0xff6b798e
HSL
hsl(216, 14%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 14%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.000), saturation: 25% (0.246), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 216.000, saturation: 24.648%, perceived brightness: 46.922%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.357, S: 26.404, L: 50.397
Cubehelix
H: -146.662, S: 0.205, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -1.940, S: 0.060, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.246), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 17.782, Y: 18.753, Z: 28.269
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.289, Y: 18.753
CIELab
L: 50.397, a: -0.226, b: -13.111
CIELuv
L: 50.397, u: -8.226, v: -18.789
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.397, C: 13.113, H: 269.011
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.397, C: 20.511, H: 246.357
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.305, a: -2.487, b: -8.390
CIECAM02
J: 39.726, C: 19.474, h: 251.376, Q: 124.179, M: 17.030, s: 37.032, H: 306.689
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.158, jaune: -2.296, green: 0.748
LMS
L: 16.496, M: 19.494, S: 28.108
YCbCr
Y: 118.399, Cb: 139.291, Cr: 120.363
YCgCo
Y: 122.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 119.208, Db: 34.293, Dr: 23.219
YPbPr
Y: 119.530, Pb: 12.110, Pr: -7.966
xvYCC
Y: 118.655, Cb: 138.638, Cr: 121.002
YIQ
Y: 119.208, I: -15.087, Q: 3.573
YUV
Y: 119.208, U: 11.217, V: -10.710
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.502
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.936

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