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#6c729d Hex Color Code

#6c729d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c729d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c729d is comprised of 42.35% red, 44.71% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6c729d has a hue of 233° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.84 nm.

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#6c729d linear gradient to complementary #9da069

  1. #6c729d
  2. #777995
  3. #80818d
  4. #888884
  5. #90907c
  6. #979873
  7. #9da069

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565d86
  2. #5e648e
  3. #656b95
  4. #6c729d
  5. #7379a5
  6. #7b80ac
  7. #8288b4

Tones

  1. #6c729d
  2. #717599
  3. #757895
  4. #7a7b91
  5. #7e7f8d
  6. #818289
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#6c729d to white

  1. #6c729d
  2. #8488ad
  3. #9c9fbd
  4. #b4b6cd
  5. #cdcede
  6. #e6e6ee
  7. #ffffff

#6c729d to black

  1. #6c729d
  2. #5a5e81
  3. #484b66
  4. #37394c
  5. #272834
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.405 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
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  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. Coronado Paint

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      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
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      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
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      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      #686b93
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#6c729d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c729d foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #6c729d">…</p>

#6c729d background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6c729d">…</p>

#6c729d shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c729d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7107229
Binary
01101100, 01110010, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#6c729d
LRV
≈ 17.7%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.079
RGB
rgb(108, 114, 157)
RGBA
rgba(108, 114, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.301, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.444%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9669987 / 0xff6c729d
HSL
hsl(233, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 20%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.653), saturation: 31% (0.312), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 232.653, saturation: 31.210%, perceived brightness: 46.278%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.569, S: 29.265, L: 49.077
Cubehelix
H: -129.273, S: 0.325, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.648, S: 0.078, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.312), magenta: 27% (0.274), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 18.286, Y: 17.657, Z: 34.336
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.251, Y: 17.657
CIELab
L: 49.077, a: 8.140, b: -23.931
CIELuv
L: 49.077, u: -5.372, v: -36.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.077, C: 25.277, H: 288.785
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.077, C: 36.639, H: 261.569
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.020, a: 4.144, b: -19.035
CIECAM02
J: 38.506, C: 29.910, h: 270.140, Q: 122.257, M: 26.156, s: 46.254, H: 316.502
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -4.234, green: -0.017
LMS
L: 15.409, M: 17.316, S: 34.061
YCbCr
Y: 116.598, Cb: 147.765, Cr: 122.313
YCgCo
Y: 123.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 117.108, Db: 60.019, Dr: 17.329
YPbPr
Y: 115.818, Pb: 22.190, Pr: -4.978
xvYCC
Y: 115.467, Cb: 147.492, Cr: 123.627
YIQ
Y: 117.108, I: -17.389, Q: 12.110
YUV
Y: 117.108, U: 19.632, V: -7.990
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.792
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.690

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