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#6d78d6 Hex Color Code

#6d78d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d78d6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d78d6 is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.06% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6d78d6 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 56% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.43 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6d78d6 linear gradient to complementary #c5da69

  1. #6d78d6
  2. #8587c6
  3. #9897b5
  4. #a6a7a4
  5. #b2b892
  6. #bdc97f
  7. #c5da69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5261bc
  2. #5b69c4
  3. #6470cd
  4. #6d78d6
  5. #7680df
  6. #7f88e8
  7. #8890f1

Tones

  1. #6d78d6
  2. #797fce
  3. #8486c5
  4. #8d8dbc
  5. #9594b4
  6. #9c9bab
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#6d78d6 to white

  1. #6d78d6
  2. #888ddd
  3. #a2a3e4
  4. #bab9eb
  5. #d1d0f2
  6. #e8e7f9
  7. #ffffff

#6d78d6 to black

  1. #6d78d6
  2. #5b63af
  3. #4a4f89
  4. #393c65
  5. #282944
  6. #181824
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 C
      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

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#6d78d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d78d6 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6d78d6">…</p>

#6d78d6 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6d78d6">…</p>

#6d78d6 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d78d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174358
Binary
01101101, 01111000, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#6d78d6
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.348
RGB
rgb(109, 120, 214)
RGBA
rgba(109, 120, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.271, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.466%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602858 / 0xff6d78d6
HSL
hsl(234, 56%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 56%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.714), saturation: 49% (0.491), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 233.714, saturation: 49.065%, perceived brightness: 51.470%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.990, S: 68.436, L: 53.533
Cubehelix
H: -128.319, S: 0.699, L: 0.498
TSL
T: -2.693, S: 0.144, L: 0.500
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.491), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 25.157, Y: 21.538, Z: 66.437
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.190, Y: 21.538
CIELab
L: 53.533, a: 21.317, b: -49.749
CIELuv
L: 53.533, u: -9.782, v: -79.554
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.533, C: 54.124, H: 293.194
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.533, C: 80.153, H: 262.990
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.409, a: 15.545, b: -52.391
CIECAM02
J: 42.617, C: 54.127, h: 269.311, Q: 128.618, M: 47.334, s: 60.664, H: 316.049
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -8.899, green: 0.019
LMS
L: 16.898, M: 19.265, S: 65.702
YCbCr
Y: 125.465, Cb: 170.894, Cr: 116.497
YCgCo
Y: 140.750, Cg: -20.750, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 127.427, Db: 130.252, Dr: 35.061
YPbPr
Y: 124.425, Pb: 48.265, Pr: -9.824
xvYCC
Y: 122.859, Cb: 170.397, Cr: 119.370
YIQ
Y: 127.427, I: -36.752, Q: 26.921
YUV
Y: 127.427, U: 42.604, V: -16.166
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.046
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.553

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