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#6d78ae Hex Color Code

#6d78ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d78ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d78ae is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.06% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6d78ae has a hue of 230° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.23 nm.

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#6d78ae linear gradient to complementary #acae6d

  1. #6d78ae
  2. #7b81a4
  3. #87899a
  4. #92928f
  5. #9c9b84
  6. #a4a579
  7. #acae6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566296
  2. #5d699e
  3. #6570a6
  4. #6d78ae
  5. #7580b6
  6. #7d87be
  7. #858fc7

Tones

  1. #6d78ae
  2. #747ca9
  3. #7a7fa3
  4. #7f839e
  5. #858799
  6. #898a93
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6d78ae to white

  1. #6d78ae
  2. #868dbb
  3. #9ea3c9
  4. #b6b9d6
  5. #ced0e4
  6. #e6e7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6d78ae to black

  1. #6d78ae
  2. #5b638f
  3. #494f70
  4. #383c54
  5. #272938
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 0.941 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  15. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  18. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  25. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  28. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 1
      #757ba7
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  30. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  32. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#6d78ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d78ae foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #6d78ae">…</p>

#6d78ae background

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="background-color: #6d78ae">…</p>

#6d78ae shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d78ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174318
Binary
01101101, 01111000, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6d78ae
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.895
RGB
rgb(109, 120, 174)
RGBA
rgba(109, 120, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.298, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602898 / 0xff6d78ae
HSL
hsl(230, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.846), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 229.846, saturation: 37.356%, perceived brightness: 48.755%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.046, S: 38.747, L: 51.541
Cubehelix
H: -131.890, S: 0.418, L: 0.481
TSL
T: -2.526, S: 0.097, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 20.661, Y: 19.739, Z: 42.758
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.237, Y: 19.739
CIELab
L: 51.541, a: 9.510, b: -30.008
CIELuv
L: 51.541, u: -8.130, v: -46.323
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.541, C: 31.479, H: 287.584
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.541, C: 47.031, H: 260.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.429, a: 5.258, b: -25.959
CIECAM02
J: 40.816, C: 36.250, h: 267.320, Q: 125.870, M: 31.700, s: 50.184, H: 314.968
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -5.301, green: 0.195
LMS
L: 16.676, M: 19.231, S: 42.378
YCbCr
Y: 121.545, Cb: 153.334, Cr: 119.337
YCgCo
Y: 130.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.867, Db: 76.932, Dr: 26.381
YPbPr
Y: 121.545, Pb: 28.265, Pr: -7.984
xvYCC
Y: 120.386, Cb: 152.829, Cr: 120.987
YIQ
Y: 122.867, I: -23.901, Q: 14.475
YUV
Y: 122.867, U: 25.164, V: -12.166
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.282
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.494

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