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#6d799f Hex Color Code

#6d799f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d799f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d799f is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.45% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6d799f has a hue of 226° (degrees), 21% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.57 nm.

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#6d799f linear gradient to complementary #9f996d

  1. #6d799f
  2. #787e97
  3. #81838f
  4. #898987
  5. #918e7e
  6. #989376
  7. #9f996d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566387
  2. #5e6a8f
  3. #657297
  4. #6d799f
  5. #7581a7
  6. #7c88af
  7. #8490b7

Tones

  1. #6d799f
  2. #727b9b
  3. #767d97
  4. #7b7f93
  5. #7f828e
  6. #82848a
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6d799f to white

  1. #6d799f
  2. #858eaf
  3. #9da4be
  4. #b5bace
  5. #cdd0de
  6. #e6e7ef
  7. #ffffff

#6d799f to black

  1. #6d799f
  2. #5a6483
  3. #495067
  4. #373c4d
  5. #272a34
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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#6d799f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d799f 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: #6d799f">…</p>

#6d799f background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6d799f">…</p>

#6d799f shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d799f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174559
Binary
01101101, 01111001, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#6d799f
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.393
RGB
rgb(109, 121, 159)
RGBA
rgba(109, 121, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.311, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602657 / 0xff6d799f
HSL
hsl(226, 21%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 21%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.600), saturation: 31% (0.314), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 225.600, saturation: 31.447%, perceived brightness: 48.075%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.436, S: 29.598, L: 51.185
Cubehelix
H: -136.103, S: 0.310, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -2.341, S: 0.077, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 19.400, Y: 19.428, Z: 35.522
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.261, Y: 19.428
CIELab
L: 51.185, a: 4.803, b: -21.846
CIELuv
L: 51.185, u: -7.933, v: -32.879
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.185, C: 22.367, H: 282.399
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.185, C: 33.822, H: 256.436
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.078, a: 1.429, b: -16.927
CIECAM02
J: 40.501, C: 28.221, h: 263.297, Q: 125.384, M: 24.679, s: 44.365, H: 312.817
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.218, jaune: -3.838, green: 0.411
LMS
L: 16.794, M: 19.547, S: 35.255
YCbCr
Y: 120.579, Cb: 146.458, Cr: 120.034
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 121.744, Db: 56.054, Dr: 24.242
YPbPr
Y: 121.180, Pb: 20.380, Pr: -7.748
xvYCC
Y: 120.072, Cb: 145.902, Cr: 121.194
YIQ
Y: 121.744, I: -19.357, Q: 9.286
YUV
Y: 121.744, U: 18.335, V: -11.180
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.022
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.457

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