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Sikkens V0.25.45 / #6b79ab Hex Color Code

#6b79ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b79ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b79ab is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.45% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6b79ab has a hue of 227° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.6 nm.

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#6b79ab linear gradient to complementary #aaa76c

  1. #6b79ab
  2. #7980a1
  3. #858897
  4. #908f8d
  5. #999782
  6. #a29f78
  7. #aaa76c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546393
  2. #5b6a9b
  3. #6371a3
  4. #6b79ab
  5. #7381b3
  6. #7b88bb
  7. #8390c4

Tones

  1. #6b79ab
  2. #717ca6
  3. #777fa0
  4. #7d829b
  5. #828596
  6. #878890
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6b79ab to White

  1. #6b79ab
  2. #848eb9
  3. #9ca3c7
  4. #b5bad5
  5. #cdd0e3
  6. #e6e7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b79ab to Black

  1. #6b79ab
  2. #59648c
  3. #48506f
  4. #373c52
  5. #272a38
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

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  1. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 0.647
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 0.728
    2. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.110
  3. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.024
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.151
    2. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.872
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.261
    2. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 1.748
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 1.720
  7. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.836
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.865
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.019
    2. King's Robe / T12 39.G5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.578
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.035
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.043
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.108
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.144
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.478
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #6e75a2
      ΔE = 2.145
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.599
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.197
    2. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.262
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.222
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.227
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.351
  19. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.369
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 2.373
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.944
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.466
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.466
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.542
  24. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.542
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.657
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.685
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.758
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.808
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.835
  30. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.860
  31. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.913
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / Cc-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.981

#6b79ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b79ab foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b79ab">…</p>

#6b79ab background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6b79ab">…</p>

#6b79ab 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 #6b79ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043499
Binary
01101011, 01111001, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6b79ab
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.117
RGB
rgb(107, 121, 171)
RGBA
rgba(107, 121, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.303, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 46.466%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733717 / 0xff6b79ab
HSL
hsl(227, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 28%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.875), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 226.875, saturation: 37.427, perceived brightness: 48.588
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.947, S: 36.343, L: 51.542
Cubehelix
H: -134.806, S: 0.401, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.397, S: 0.096, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 37 (0.374), magenta: 29 (0.292), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 33 (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.580), magenta: 53 (0.525), yellow: 33 (0.329)
XYZ
X: 20.249, Y: 19.740, Z: 41.263
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.243, Y: 19.740
CIELab
L: 51.542, a: 7.497, b: -28.281
CIELuv
L: 51.542, u: -9.256, v: -43.346
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.542, C: 29.257, H: 284.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.542, C: 44.324, H: 257.947
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.430, a: 3.601, b: -23.964
CIECAM02
J: 40.776, C: 34.799, h: 264.503, Q: 125.810, M: 30.431, s: 49.181, H: 313.458
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.261, jaune: -4.978, green: 0.411
LMS
L: 16.618, M: 19.513, S: 40.908
YCbCr
Y: 121.241, Cb: 152.022, Cr: 118.304
YCgCo
Y: 130.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 122.514, Db: 72.950, Dr: 29.512
YPbPr
Y: 121.618, Pb: 26.610, Pr: -9.300
xvYCC
Y: 120.448, Cb: 151.375, Cr: 119.831
YIQ
Y: 122.514, I: -24.403, Q: 12.596
YUV
Y: 122.514, U: 23.861, V: -13.610
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.021
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.357

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