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#6c79ae Hex Color Code

#6c79ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c79ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c79ae is comprised of 42.35% red, 47.45% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6c79ae has a hue of 228° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.96 nm.

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#6c79ae linear gradient to complementary #acac6e

  1. #6c79ae
  2. #7a81a4
  3. #87899a
  4. #929290
  5. #9b9a85
  6. #a4a37a
  7. #acac6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556396
  2. #5c6a9e
  3. #6471a6
  4. #6c79ae
  5. #7481b6
  6. #7c88bf
  7. #8490c7

Tones

  1. #6c79ae
  2. #737ca9
  3. #7980a3
  4. #7e839e
  5. #848698
  6. #888a93
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6c79ae to White

  1. #6c79ae
  2. #858ebb
  3. #9da3c9
  4. #b5bad6
  5. #ced0e4
  6. #e6e7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6c79ae to Black

  1. #6c79ae
  2. #5a648f
  3. #485070
  4. #373c54
  5. #272a38
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

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  1. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 0.390
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 0.873
    2. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.644
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 0.968
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.308
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.132
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.266
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.464
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.510
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.471
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.959
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 1.539
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.834
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.711
    2. ★ 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.171
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.747
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.913
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.747
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.913
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.873
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.895
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.068
    2. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.474
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.292
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.346
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.294
  17. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.343
  18. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.380
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.451
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.599
  20. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4
      #6e75a2
      ΔE = 2.527
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.971
  21. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.550
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.550
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.565
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.729
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.809
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.887
  27. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.940
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / Cc-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.942

#6c79ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c79ae foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c79ae">…</p>

#6c79ae background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6c79ae">…</p>

#6c79ae shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c79ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7109038
Binary
01101100, 01111001, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6c79ae
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.572
RGB
rgb(108, 121, 174)
RGBA
rgba(108, 121, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.300, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 46.612%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9668178 / 0xff6c79ae
HSL
hsl(228, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 29%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.182), saturation: 38% (0.379), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 228.182, saturation: 37.931, perceived brightness: 48.876
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.937, S: 38.439, L: 51.744
Cubehelix
H: -133.505, S: 0.418, L: 0.482
TSL
T: -2.454, S: 0.098, L: 0.483
CMYK
cyan: 38 (0.379), magenta: 30 (0.305), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 32 (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.576), magenta: 53 (0.525), yellow: 32 (0.318)
XYZ
X: 20.659, Y: 19.918, Z: 42.792
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.239, Y: 19.918
CIELab
L: 51.744, a: 8.627, b: -29.697
CIELuv
L: 51.744, u: -8.947, v: -45.759
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.744, C: 30.925, H: 286.198
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.744, C: 46.625, H: 258.937
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.630, a: 4.527, b: -25.608
CIECAM02
J: 40.986, C: 36.090, h: 265.745, Q: 126.134, M: 31.560, s: 50.021, H: 314.121
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -5.237, green: 0.325
LMS
L: 16.747, M: 19.536, S: 42.415
YCbCr
Y: 121.792, Cb: 153.191, Cr: 118.530
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 123.155, Db: 76.499, Dr: 28.830
YPbPr
Y: 122.047, Pb: 27.995, Pr: -8.938
xvYCC
Y: 120.817, Cb: 152.592, Cr: 120.149
YIQ
Y: 123.155, I: -24.771, Q: 13.741
YUV
Y: 123.155, U: 25.022, V: -13.296
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.029
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.520

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