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#6b79ae Hex Color Code

#6b79ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b79ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b79ae is comprised of 41.96% red, 47.45% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6b79ae has a hue of 227° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.26 nm.

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#6b79ae linear gradient to complementary #adac6c

  1. #6b79ae
  2. #7a81a4
  3. #878999
  4. #92928f
  5. #9c9a84
  6. #a5a378
  7. #adac6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546396
  2. #5b6a9e
  3. #6371a6
  4. #6b79ae
  5. #7381b6
  6. #7b88be
  7. #8390c7

Tones

  1. #6b79ae
  2. #727ca9
  3. #7880a3
  4. #7e839e
  5. #838698
  6. #888a93
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6b79ae to white

  1. #6b79ae
  2. #848ebb
  3. #9ca3c9
  4. #b5bad6
  5. #cdd0e4
  6. #e6e7f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b79ae to black

  1. #6b79ae
  2. #59648f
  3. #485070
  4. #373c54
  5. #272a38
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 0.497 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 UP
      #6c78aa
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  18. Wattyl

    1. ★ Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  19. New Look

    1. ★ Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  22. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  24. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  28. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  35. Bristol

    1. King'S Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6b79ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b79ae foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6b79ae">…</p>

#6b79ae background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6b79ae">…</p>

#6b79ae shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b79ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7043502
Binary
01101011, 01111001, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6b79ae
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.398
RGB
rgb(107, 121, 174)
RGBA
rgba(107, 121, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.301, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 46.502%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9733714 / 0xff6b79ae
HSL
hsl(227, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.463), saturation: 39% (0.385), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 227.463, saturation: 38.506%, perceived brightness: 48.774%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.467, S: 38.532, L: 51.674
Cubehelix
H: -134.217, S: 0.422, L: 0.481
TSL
T: -2.422, S: 0.100, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.385), magenta: 30% (0.305), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 20.538, Y: 19.856, Z: 42.787
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.239, Y: 19.856
CIELab
L: 51.674, a: 8.344, b: -29.813
CIELuv
L: 51.674, u: -9.364, v: -45.894
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.674, C: 30.959, H: 285.636
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.674, C: 46.839, H: 258.467
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.560, a: 4.295, b: -25.739
CIECAM02
J: 40.896, C: 36.278, h: 265.033, Q: 125.995, M: 31.725, s: 50.179, H: 313.740
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -5.254, green: 0.385
LMS
L: 16.632, M: 19.515, S: 42.408
YCbCr
Y: 121.535, Cb: 153.339, Cr: 118.091
YCgCo
Y: 130.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.856, Db: 76.949, Dr: 30.163
YPbPr
Y: 121.834, Pb: 28.110, Pr: -9.438
xvYCC
Y: 120.634, Cb: 152.693, Cr: 119.709
YIQ
Y: 122.856, I: -25.367, Q: 13.530
YUV
Y: 122.856, U: 25.169, V: -13.911
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.026
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.332

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