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#6c757c Hex Color Code

#6c757c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c757c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c757c is comprised of 42.35% red, 45.88% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6c757c has a hue of 206° (degrees), 7% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.06 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #576067
  2. #5e676e
  3. #656e75
  4. #6c757c
  5. #737c83
  6. #7a838b
  7. #828b92

Tints and Shades

#6c757c to white

  1. #6c757c
  2. #838b91
  3. #9ba1a6
  4. #b3b8bb
  5. #cccfd1
  6. #e5e7e8
  7. #ffffff

#6c757c to black

  1. #6c757c
  2. #596166
  3. #484d52
  4. #363a3e
  5. #26292b
  6. #171819
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6341 - Vulcan
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Vulcan / 386
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 6005-R80B
      #6b747a
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6005-R50B
      #74757b
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-1
      #6e777e
      ΔE = 0.797 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ T2134-1
      #6f777b
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  5. Humbrol

    1. ★ 164 Dark Sea Grey
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 145 Medium Grey
      #65727a
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sheffield Grey / T10 43L-1
      #6b767c
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ Knight's Landing / T170-7
      #72797e
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #6f777e
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Titanium
      #747c83
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Deep Shale PPF-38
      #69737b
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 750F-5 Silver Hill
      #666e74
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Evening Shadow 30BB 21/056
      #6f767e
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Penguin Gray
      #6f777f
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Turquoise Frost
      #687881
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray D51-5
      #6a767f
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Volcanic Ash D57-5
      #6e7577
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-37-5 Thunder Grey
      #6b777d
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gray Shower / 2125-30
      #6e7479
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ Eclipse / 2132-40
      #727a81
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Raven B58-009-256
      #6f747b
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Infinity M67-010-213
      #6a7376
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.870 #158
      #68727a
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0513
      #70767e
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ 0507
      #68737c
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Backwater / 0513
      #70767e
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Dolphin Dream / 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smoky Pitch
      #69727b
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Relaxed Navy
      #6b7579
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Volcanic Ash 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Sheffield Gray 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Sheffield Gray / 549-6
      #6a7680
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  24. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS933
      #717980
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CAS901
      #6c797c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Marathon / CL 3125A
      #71797f
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ Grayling / CL 3146D
      #667179
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Jotun

    1. ★ 4252 / Kjønnrøk Dempet
      #6d797f
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 4638 / Byge
      #667078
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Romantic Mood / 8263
      #6a787f
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Made In The Shade / 8255
      #71797e
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6201
      #68717a
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ 6200
      #73777f
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7540 U
      #70747c
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 7546 U
      #67707a
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 613X
      #70747c
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. Bristol

    1. ★ Asteroid Belt / P227-N6
      #71767a
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  33. Audi

    1. ★ Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  34. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 629 - Dark camouflage grey
      #717a81
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. BS 4800 18 B 25 - Dark admiralty grey / Merlin
      #6a7275
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  35. CIL

    1. ★ Mystery Sound
      #6b7980
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  36. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lotus
      #6f7a83
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Fumé
      #757a80
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  38. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #6f747e
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Silver
      #73787c
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 353
      #717a7f
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  40. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Grey A60
      #64727a
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Mirza
      #737b84
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Easton Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687781
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Mystery Sound / 70BG 19/071
      #6d797c
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  42. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  43. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.10.40
      #647279
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. T0.10.40
      #64717b
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  44. AMC

    1. Platinum Blue
      #6b7679
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Slate Blue
      #647580
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Gray Whale Cove / KM3782-3
      #74787f
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Slate Blue / HL 4250-3
      #747981
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 8255 - Made In The Shade
      #686f75
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Wythe House Gray CW721
      #666f76
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  48. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10997
      #6d7b82
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  49. Albany Paint

    1. Mercury
      #747b81
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  50. Dulux

    1. Grey Splendor
      #737b84
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  51. Crown Paint

    1. Rock A Billy Blue
      #63747b
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  52. Glidden

    1. French Grey
      #6c7b81
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  53. Berger

    1. Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Romantic Mood / 8263
      #646f79
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  54. Nippon Paint

    1. Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  55. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26152
      #727779
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

#6c757c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c757c foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #6c757c">…</p>

#6c757c background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6c757c">…</p>

#6c757c shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c757c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7107964
Binary
01101100, 01110101, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#6c757c
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 4.273
RGB
rgb(108, 117, 124)
RGBA
rgba(108, 117, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.335, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.486%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9669252 / 0xff6c757c
HSL
hsl(206, 7%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 7%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.250), saturation: 13% (0.129), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 206.250, saturation: 12.903%, perceived brightness: 45.185%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.941, S: 15.583, L: 48.718
Cubehelix
H: -158.408, S: 0.091, L: 0.451
TSL
T: -2.092, S: 0.032, L: 0.451
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.129), magenta: 6% (0.056), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 54% (0.541), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 16.183, Y: 17.366, Z: 21.564
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.315, Y: 17.366
CIELab
L: 48.718, a: -1.830, b: -4.997
CIELuv
L: 48.718, u: -5.201, v: -6.643
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.718, C: 5.322, H: 249.888
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.718, C: 8.437, H: 231.941
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.672, a: -3.608, b: -1.510
CIECAM02
J: 38.190, C: 9.954, h: 235.344, Q: 121.755, M: 8.705, s: 26.738, H: 297.502
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.108, jaune: -0.920, green: 0.656
LMS
L: 15.817, M: 18.224, S: 21.491
YCbCr
Y: 114.876, Cb: 132.405, Cr: 123.552
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 115.107, Db: 13.381, Dr: 13.516
YPbPr
Y: 115.587, Pb: 4.535, Pr: -4.822
xvYCC
Y: 115.269, Cb: 131.984, Cr: 123.764
YIQ
Y: 115.107, I: -7.610, Q: 0.275
YUV
Y: 115.107, U: 4.377, V: -6.235
Munsell Color System
10B 5/2 ΔE = 1.835
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 10.392

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