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#6c6e73 Hex Color Code

#6c6e73 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c6e73 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c6e73 is comprised of 42.35% red, 43.14% green and 45.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6c6e73 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 3% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.34 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585a5f
  2. #5f6166
  3. #65676c
  4. #6c6e73
  5. #73757a
  6. #7a7c81
  7. #808288

Tints and Shades

#6c6e73 to white

  1. #6c6e73
  2. #838589
  3. #9a9c9f
  4. #b3b4b6
  5. #ccccce
  6. #e5e5e6
  7. #ffffff

#6c6e73 to black

  1. #6c6e73
  2. #595b5f
  3. #48494c
  4. #36373a
  5. #262728
  6. #171718
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Seamist Gray
      #686f72
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Ashland Slate / 1608
      #6a6e73
      ΔE = 0.767 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Titanium
      #6d6e71
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 8255 - Made In The Shade
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bushrock / T168-8
      #707076
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Somber Grey / T08 133-4
      #707579
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Jotun

    1. ★ 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  10. Jedynka

    1. ★ Sötét Szürke
      #686d71
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  11. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  12. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 638 - Dark sea grey
      #676c70
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Federal Standard 26132
      #6f7172
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ High-Speed Steel
      #6f6d70
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Roulette / CL 3135D
      #686f75
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Cascade / CL 3156D
      #677176
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Dolphin Dream / 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  19. Audi

    1. ★ Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Battleship Gray / 412
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. DEC 797 - Power Suit
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Tuna B55-009-258
      #656a70
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Raven B58-009-256
      #6f747b
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Herringbone
      #707274
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 431
      #636b70
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #656c71
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. French Quarter / KM3814-3
      #6a7071
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  32. Berger

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wall Street - 7665
      #656d73
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  35. Duron

    1. Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  37. Behr

    1. Parrot Gray PPOC-56
      #696b6c
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Sergeant Gray FF31-2
      #6d7070
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 6057
      #747378
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  41. Brillux

    1. 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  42. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  43. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  44. Caparol

    1. 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  45. Dulux Australia

    1. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  47. Tikkurila

    1. 613X
      #70747c
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  48. Levis

    1. Clear Grey B60
      #676a6b
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. Bengal Light 50BG 18/033
      #666e70
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  50. Sico

    1. 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  51. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6005-R50B
      #74757b
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

#6c6e73 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c6e73 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6c6e73">…</p>

#6c6e73 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #6c6e73">…</p>

#6c6e73 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c6e73">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7106163
Binary
01101100, 01101110, 01110011
Hexadecimal
#6c6e73
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 4.441
RGB
rgb(108, 110, 115)
RGBA
rgba(108, 110, 115, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.330, b: 0.345
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.430%, blue: 0.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9671053 / 0xff6c6e73
HSL
hsl(223, 3%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 3%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 6% (0.061), value: 45% (0.451)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 6.087%, perceived brightness: 43.133%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.686, S: 5.157, L: 46.416
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.043, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.013, L: 0.431
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.061), magenta: 4% (0.043), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.549)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 55% (0.549)
XYZ
X: 14.854, Y: 15.578, Z: 18.441
xyY
x: 0.304, y: 0.319, Y: 15.578
CIELab
L: 46.416, a: 0.291, b: -3.041
CIELuv
L: 46.416, u: -1.381, v: -4.172
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.416, C: 3.055, H: 275.457
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.416, C: 4.394, H: 251.686
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.469, a: -1.891, b: -0.073
CIECAM02
J: 36.098, C: 5.714, h: 253.592, Q: 118.373, M: 4.997, s: 20.546, H: 307.802
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.101, jaune: -0.614, green: 0.239
LMS
L: 14.583, M: 16.104, S: 18.391
YCbCr
Y: 110.466, Cb: 130.491, Cr: 126.767
YCgCo
Y: 110.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 25.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.972, Db: 7.565, Dr: 3.751
YPbPr
Y: 109.934, Pb: 2.730, Pr: -1.230
xvYCC
Y: 110.414, Cb: 130.398, Cr: 126.920
YIQ
Y: 109.972, I: -2.798, Q: 1.133
YUV
Y: 109.972, U: 2.475, V: -1.730
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/1 ΔE = 4.053
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.095

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