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#6d799e Hex Color Code

#6d799e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d799e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d799e is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.45% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #6d799e has a hue of 225° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.74 nm.

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#6d799e linear gradient to complementary #9e986d

  1. #6d799e
  2. #777e96
  3. #81838e
  4. #898886
  5. #908d7e
  6. #979376
  7. #9e986d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566387
  2. #5e6a8e
  3. #657296
  4. #6d799e
  5. #7581a6
  6. #7c88ae
  7. #8490b6

Tones

  1. #6d799e
  2. #727b9a
  3. #767d96
  4. #7b7f92
  5. #7f828e
  6. #82848a
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6d799e to white

  1. #6d799e
  2. #858eae
  3. #9da4be
  4. #b5bace
  5. #cdd0de
  6. #e6e7ee
  7. #ffffff

#6d799e to black

  1. #6d799e
  2. #5a6482
  3. #495067
  4. #373c4d
  5. #272a34
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 0.520 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
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      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  3. Kelly-Moore

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      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. TRUMATCH

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      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
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      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
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    1. ★ 251
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      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      #697ba7
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#6d799e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d799e foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6d799e">…</p>

#6d799e background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6d799e">…</p>

#6d799e shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d799e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174558
Binary
01101101, 01111001, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#6d799e
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.166
RGB
rgb(109, 121, 158)
RGBA
rgba(109, 121, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.312, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602658 / 0xff6d799e
HSL
hsl(225, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 20%%, 52%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.306), saturation: 31% (0.310), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 225.306, saturation: 31.013%, perceived brightness: 48.017%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.156, S: 29.264, L: 51.145
Cubehelix
H: -136.405, S: 0.303, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -2.328, S: 0.076, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 19.314, Y: 19.394, Z: 35.067
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.263, Y: 19.394
CIELab
L: 51.145, a: 4.537, b: -21.324
CIELuv
L: 51.145, u: -7.893, v: -32.030
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.145, C: 21.801, H: 282.011
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.145, C: 32.988, H: 256.156
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.039, a: 1.217, b: -16.384
CIECAM02
J: 40.464, C: 27.689, h: 262.982, Q: 125.327, M: 24.213, s: 43.955, H: 312.651
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.215, jaune: -3.746, green: 0.422
LMS
L: 16.790, M: 19.546, S: 34.806
YCbCr
Y: 120.481, Cb: 146.019, Cr: 120.105
YCgCo
Y: 127.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.630, Db: 54.721, Dr: 24.025
YPbPr
Y: 121.108, Pb: 19.880, Pr: -7.702
xvYCC
Y: 120.010, Cb: 145.463, Cr: 121.234
YIQ
Y: 121.630, I: -19.035, Q: 8.975
YUV
Y: 121.630, U: 17.899, V: -11.080
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.040
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.563

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