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#6d79a7 Hex Color Code

#6d79a7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d79a7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d79a7 is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.45% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #6d79a7 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 25% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.4 nm.

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#6d79a7 linear gradient to complementary #a6a46e

  1. #6d79a7
  2. #79809e
  3. #848795
  4. #8e8e8c
  5. #979582
  6. #9f9d78
  7. #a6a46e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56638f
  2. #5e6a97
  3. #65719f
  4. #6d79a7
  5. #7581af
  6. #7d88b7
  7. #8590c0

Tones

  1. #6d79a7
  2. #737ca2
  3. #787f9d
  4. #7d8199
  5. #828494
  6. #86878f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6d79a7 to White

  1. #6d79a7
  2. #858eb5
  3. #9da3c4
  4. #b5bad2
  5. #ced0e1
  6. #e6e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#6d79a7 to Black

  1. #6d79a7
  2. #5b6489
  3. #49506c
  4. #373c51
  5. #272a37
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  6. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  10. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. King's Robe / T12 39.G5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  25. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#6d79a7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d79a7 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6d79a7">…</p>

#6d79a7 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #6d79a7">…</p>

#6d79a7 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d79a7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174567
Binary
01101101, 01111001, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#6d79a7
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 1.697
RGB
rgb(109, 121, 167)
RGBA
rgba(109, 121, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.305, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.466%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602649 / 0xff6d79a7
HSL
hsl(228, 25%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 25%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.586), saturation: 35% (0.347), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 227.586, saturation: 34.731%, perceived brightness: 48.548%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.257, S: 33.241, L: 51.514
Cubehelix
H: -134.094, S: 0.366, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.428, S: 0.088, L: 0.481
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.347), magenta: 28% (0.275), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 20.117, Y: 19.715, Z: 39.297
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.249, Y: 19.715
CIELab
L: 51.514, a: 6.967, b: -25.993
CIELuv
L: 51.514, u: -8.248, v: -39.677
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.514, C: 26.910, H: 285.005
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.514, C: 40.525, H: 258.257
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.402, a: 3.170, b: -21.392
CIECAM02
J: 40.802, C: 32.390, h: 265.285, Q: 125.849, M: 28.325, s: 47.441, H: 313.875
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.246, jaune: -4.577, green: 0.327
LMS
L: 16.830, M: 19.552, S: 38.973
YCbCr
Y: 121.363, Cb: 149.970, Cr: 119.466
YCgCo
Y: 129.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 122.656, Db: 66.718, Dr: 25.978
YPbPr
Y: 121.756, Pb: 24.380, Pr: -8.116
xvYCC
Y: 120.567, Cb: 149.416, Cr: 120.871
YIQ
Y: 122.656, I: -21.927, Q: 11.775
YUV
Y: 122.656, U: 21.823, V: -11.980
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.265
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.848

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