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#6c79ad Hex Color Code

#6c79ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c79ad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c79ad is comprised of 42.35% red, 47.45% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6c79ad has a hue of 228° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.06 nm.

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#6c79ad linear gradient to complementary #acac6d

  1. #6c79ad
  2. #7a81a3
  3. #878999
  4. #92928f
  5. #9b9a84
  6. #a4a379
  7. #acac6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556395
  2. #5c6a9d
  3. #6471a5
  4. #6c79ad
  5. #7481b5
  6. #7c88bd
  7. #8490c6

Tones

  1. #6c79ad
  2. #737ca8
  3. #7980a2
  4. #7e839d
  5. #848698
  6. #888a92
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6c79ad to white

  1. #6c79ad
  2. #858eba
  3. #9da3c8
  4. #b5bad6
  5. #ced0e3
  6. #e6e7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6c79ad to black

  1. #6c79ad
  2. #5a648e
  3. #485070
  4. #373c53
  5. #272a38
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 0.483 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 0.631 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 0.858 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  15. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7668 CP
      #6c73a5
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  21. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  22. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  33. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 19.5%

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#6c79ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c79ad foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6c79ad">…</p>

#6c79ad background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #6c79ad">…</p>

#6c79ad shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c79ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7109037
Binary
01101100, 01111001, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6c79ad
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.435
RGB
rgb(108, 121, 173)
RGBA
rgba(108, 121, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.301, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.466%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9668179 / 0xff6c79ad
HSL
hsl(228, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 38% (0.376), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 37.572%, perceived brightness: 48.813%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.780, S: 37.708, L: 51.700
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.411, L: 0.482
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.097, L: 0.483
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.376), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 20.562, Y: 19.879, Z: 42.281
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.240, Y: 19.879
CIELab
L: 51.700, a: 8.345, b: -29.187
CIELuv
L: 51.700, u: -8.909, v: -44.910
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.700, C: 30.357, H: 285.956
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.700, C: 45.785, H: 258.780
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.586, a: 4.296, b: -25.014
CIECAM02
J: 40.946, C: 35.597, h: 265.588, Q: 126.072, M: 31.129, s: 49.691, H: 314.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.145, green: 0.333
LMS
L: 16.742, M: 19.535, S: 41.911
YCbCr
Y: 121.694, Cb: 152.752, Cr: 118.601
YCgCo
Y: 130.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 123.041, Db: 75.166, Dr: 28.613
YPbPr
Y: 121.975, Pb: 27.495, Pr: -8.892
xvYCC
Y: 120.755, Cb: 152.152, Cr: 120.189
YIQ
Y: 123.041, I: -24.450, Q: 13.430
YUV
Y: 123.041, U: 24.586, V: -13.196
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.998
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.518

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