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#6c79a7 Hex Color Code

#6c79a7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c79a7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c79a7 is comprised of 42.35% red, 47.45% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #6c79a7 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 25% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.76 nm.

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#6c79a7 linear gradient to complementary #a6a46d

  1. #6c79a7
  2. #79809e
  3. #848795
  4. #8e8e8b
  5. #969582
  6. #9f9d78
  7. #a6a46d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55638f
  2. #5d6a97
  3. #64719f
  4. #6c79a7
  5. #7481af
  6. #7c88b7
  7. #8490c0

Tones

  1. #6c79a7
  2. #727ca2
  3. #777f9d
  4. #7d8199
  5. #818494
  6. #86878f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6c79a7 to white

  1. #6c79a7
  2. #848eb5
  3. #9da3c4
  4. #b5bad2
  5. #cdd0e1
  6. #e6e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#6c79a7 to black

  1. #6c79a7
  2. #5a6489
  3. #48506c
  4. #373c51
  5. #272a37
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. ★ U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  6. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  15. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. King's Robe / T12 39.G5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Bristol

    1. King'S Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  25. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#6c79a7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c79a7 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c79a7">…</p>

#6c79a7 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6c79a7">…</p>

#6c79a7 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c79a7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7109031
Binary
01101100, 01111001, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#6c79a7
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.588
RGB
rgb(108, 121, 167)
RGBA
rgba(108, 121, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.306, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9668185 / 0xff6c79a7
HSL
hsl(227, 25%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 25%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.780), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 226.780, saturation: 35.329%, perceived brightness: 48.445%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.699, S: 33.399, L: 51.442
Cubehelix
H: -134.902, S: 0.370, L: 0.479
TSL
T: -2.392, S: 0.089, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 28% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 19.995, Y: 19.652, Z: 39.291
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.249, Y: 19.652
CIELab
L: 51.442, a: 6.673, b: -26.110
CIELuv
L: 51.442, u: -8.682, v: -39.812
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.442, C: 26.949, H: 284.335
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.442, C: 40.748, H: 257.699
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.331, a: 2.931, b: -21.519
CIECAM02
J: 40.710, C: 32.590, h: 264.469, Q: 125.708, M: 28.499, s: 47.614, H: 313.440
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.246, jaune: -4.593, green: 0.388
LMS
L: 16.714, M: 19.531, S: 38.966
YCbCr
Y: 121.106, Cb: 150.118, Cr: 119.027
YCgCo
Y: 129.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.357, Db: 67.168, Dr: 27.311
YPbPr
Y: 121.543, Pb: 24.495, Pr: -8.616
xvYCC
Y: 120.384, Cb: 149.517, Cr: 120.431
YIQ
Y: 122.357, I: -22.522, Q: 11.563
YUV
Y: 122.357, U: 21.970, V: -12.595
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.287
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.677

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