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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. KILZ

    1. ★ Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  6. Chrysler

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

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

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  10. Duron

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

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

    1. ★ 251
      #6a7498
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. Vista Paint

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

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

    1. ★ Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  16. 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%
  17. TRUMATCH

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

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

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

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  22. Diamond Vogel

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  37. 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

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6c799c">…</p>

#6c799c shadow

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="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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