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#6c799c Hex Color Code

#6c799c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c799c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c799c is comprised of 42.35% red, 47.45% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6c799c has a hue of 224° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.58 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6c799c linear gradient to complementary #9b956d

  1. #6c799c
  2. #767d94
  3. #7f828d
  4. #878785
  5. #8e8b7d
  6. #959075
  7. #9b956d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566385
  2. #5d6a8c
  3. #647294
  4. #6c799c
  5. #7481a4
  6. #7b88ac
  7. #8390b4

Tones

  1. #6c799c
  2. #717b98
  3. #757d94
  4. #797e90
  5. #7d808c
  6. #818288
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6c799c to white

  1. #6c799c
  2. #848eac
  3. #9ca4bc
  4. #b4bacd
  5. #cdd0dd
  6. #e6e7ee
  7. #ffffff

#6c799c to black

  1. #6c799c
  2. #5a6480
  3. #485065
  4. #373c4c
  5. #272a34
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3923 TPG
      #67789c
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ P 107-11 U
      #69799a
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Payne's Grey
      #6c7994
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  24. Dulux

    1. Marble Swirl 2
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  28. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  33. CIL

    1. Noble Blue
      #607598
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  34. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  35. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

#6c799c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c799c foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #6c799c">…</p>

#6c799c background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6c799c">…</p>

#6c799c shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c799c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7109020
Binary
01101100, 01111001, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#6c799c
LRV
≈ 19.3%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 1.574
RGB
rgb(108, 121, 156)
RGBA
rgba(108, 121, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.314, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9668196 / 0xff6c799c
HSL
hsl(224, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 20%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.750), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 223.750, saturation: 30.769%, perceived brightness: 47.798%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.817, S: 29.795, L: 50.993
Cubehelix
H: -138.031, S: 0.294, L: 0.474
TSL
T: -2.261, S: 0.075, L: 0.475
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 19.021, Y: 19.263, Z: 34.162
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.266, Y: 19.263
CIELab
L: 50.993, a: 3.697, b: -20.396
CIELuv
L: 50.993, u: -8.268, v: -30.466
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.993, C: 20.729, H: 280.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.993, C: 31.568, H: 254.817
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.889, a: 0.553, b: -15.427
CIECAM02
J: 40.300, C: 26.846, h: 261.282, Q: 125.072, M: 23.477, s: 43.325, H: 311.756
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -3.577, green: 0.506
LMS
L: 16.666, M: 19.524, S: 33.914
YCbCr
Y: 120.028, Cb: 145.289, Cr: 119.808
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.103, Db: 52.505, Dr: 24.924
YPbPr
Y: 120.751, Pb: 18.995, Pr: -8.110
xvYCC
Y: 119.704, Cb: 144.686, Cr: 120.876
YIQ
Y: 121.103, I: -18.989, Q: 8.141
YUV
Y: 121.103, U: 17.174, V: -11.495
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.207
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.678

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