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#6d78a6 Hex Color Code

#6d78a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d78a6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d78a6 is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.06% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6d78a6 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 24% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.02 nm.

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#6d78a6 linear gradient to complementary #a5a46e

  1. #6d78a6
  2. #797f9d
  3. #848694
  4. #8d8d8b
  5. #969582
  6. #9e9c78
  7. #a5a46e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56628e
  2. #5e6996
  3. #65719e
  4. #6d78a6
  5. #7580ae
  6. #7d87b6
  7. #848fbe

Tones

  1. #6d78a6
  2. #737ba1
  3. #787e9d
  4. #7d8198
  5. #828493
  6. #86878f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6d78a6 to white

  1. #6d78a6
  2. #858db5
  3. #9da3c3
  4. #b5b9d2
  5. #ced0e1
  6. #e6e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#6d78a6 to black

  1. #6d78a6
  2. #5b6388
  3. #494f6c
  4. #373c50
  5. #272936
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  6. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7684 U
      #6276a3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 7669 U
      #7878a2
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  23. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 21.4%

#6d78a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d78a6 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #6d78a6">…</p>

#6d78a6 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6d78a6">…</p>

#6d78a6 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d78a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174310
Binary
01101101, 01111000, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6d78a6
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.645
RGB
rgb(109, 120, 166)
RGBA
rgba(109, 120, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.304, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602906 / 0xff6d78a6
HSL
hsl(228, 24%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 24%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.421), saturation: 34% (0.343), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 228.421, saturation: 34.337%, perceived brightness: 48.263%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.839, S: 32.944, L: 51.194
Cubehelix
H: -133.270, S: 0.362, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -2.464, S: 0.087, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.343), magenta: 28% (0.277), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 19.904, Y: 19.437, Z: 38.772
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.249, Y: 19.437
CIELab
L: 51.194, a: 7.289, b: -25.907
CIELuv
L: 51.194, u: -7.800, v: -39.533
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.194, C: 26.912, H: 285.715
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.194, C: 40.295, H: 258.839
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.087, a: 3.436, b: -21.281
CIECAM02
J: 40.500, C: 32.227, h: 266.112, Q: 125.383, M: 28.182, s: 47.410, H: 314.318
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -4.565, green: 0.266
LMS
L: 16.639, M: 19.226, S: 38.452
YCbCr
Y: 120.761, Cb: 149.822, Cr: 119.905
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.955, Db: 66.268, Dr: 24.645
YPbPr
Y: 120.969, Pb: 24.265, Pr: -7.616
xvYCC
Y: 119.891, Cb: 149.315, Cr: 121.310
YIQ
Y: 121.955, I: -21.331, Q: 11.986
YUV
Y: 121.955, U: 21.676, V: -11.365
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.612
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.976

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