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#6c79b3 Hex Color Code

#6c79b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c79b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c79b3 is comprised of 42.35% red, 47.45% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6c79b3 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 32% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.49 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6c79b3 linear gradient to complementary #b1b26d

  1. #6c79b3
  2. #7c82a8
  3. #898b9d
  4. #959592
  5. #9f9e86
  6. #a9a87a
  7. #b1b26d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54639a
  2. #5c6aa3
  3. #6471ab
  4. #6c79b3
  5. #7481bb
  6. #7c88c4
  7. #8490cc

Tones

  1. #6c79b3
  2. #737dad
  3. #7a80a7
  4. #8084a2
  5. #86889c
  6. #8b8c96
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6c79b3 to white

  1. #6c79b3
  2. #858ec0
  3. #9da3cc
  4. #b6bad9
  5. #ced0e6
  6. #e6e7f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c79b3 to black

  1. #6c79b3
  2. #5a6493
  3. #485074
  4. #373c56
  5. #272a3a
  6. #171820
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.012 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  20. Behr

    1. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  21. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2124 CP
      #637db7
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  27. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  30. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

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#6c79b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c79b3 foreground

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="color: #6c79b3">…</p>

#6c79b3 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6c79b3">…</p>

#6c79b3 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c79b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7109043
Binary
01101100, 01111001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6c79b3
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.195
RGB
rgb(108, 121, 179)
RGBA
rgba(108, 121, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.297, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 46.662%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9668173 / 0xff6c79b3
HSL
hsl(229, 32%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 32%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.014), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 229.014, saturation: 39.665%, perceived brightness: 49.191%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.643, S: 42.108, L: 51.969
Cubehelix
H: -132.691, S: 0.453, L: 0.484
TSL
T: -2.490, S: 0.104, L: 0.485
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.397), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 21.156, Y: 20.117, Z: 45.407
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.232, Y: 20.117
CIELab
L: 51.969, a: 10.049, b: -32.236
CIELuv
L: 51.969, u: -9.137, v: -49.995
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.969, C: 33.766, H: 287.314
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.969, C: 50.823, H: 259.643
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.852, a: 5.706, b: -28.629
CIECAM02
J: 41.191, C: 38.517, h: 266.427, Q: 126.447, M: 33.683, s: 51.612, H: 314.487
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -5.694, green: 0.285
LMS
L: 16.771, M: 19.540, S: 44.991
YCbCr
Y: 122.282, Cb: 155.386, Cr: 118.175
YCgCo
Y: 132.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.725, Db: 83.164, Dr: 29.915
YPbPr
Y: 122.407, Pb: 30.495, Pr: -9.168
xvYCC
Y: 121.126, Cb: 154.788, Cr: 119.947
YIQ
Y: 123.725, I: -26.378, Q: 15.297
YUV
Y: 123.725, U: 27.202, V: -13.796
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.025
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.653

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