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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.

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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

#6c79b3 to black

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

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      #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%
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      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
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      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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  8. Diamond Vogel

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      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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    1. ★ 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
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      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2115 C
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      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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    1. 9705
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      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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    1. Purple Wave
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      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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    1. 37-a
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      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
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#6c79b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c79b3 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6c79b3">…</p>

#6c79b3 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #6c79b3">…</p>

#6c79b3 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<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: 0.424%, yellow: 0.467%, blue: 0.702%
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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