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#6d79cb Hex Color Code

#6d79cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d79cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d79cb is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.45% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6d79cb has a hue of 232° (degrees), 47% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.3 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6d79cb linear gradient to complementary #becc6c

  1. #6d79cb
  2. #8286bd
  3. #9393ae
  4. #a0a19f
  5. #acaf8f
  6. #b5be7f
  7. #becc6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5362b1
  2. #5c6aba
  3. #6471c2
  4. #6d79cb
  5. #7681d4
  6. #7e89dd
  7. #8791e5

Tones

  1. #6d79cb
  2. #777fc3
  3. #8184bc
  4. #898ab4
  5. #9090ac
  6. #9696a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6d79cb to white

  1. #6d79cb
  2. #888ed4
  3. #a0a3dd
  4. #b9bae6
  5. #d0d0ee
  6. #e8e7f7
  7. #ffffff

#6d79cb to black

  1. #6d79cb
  2. #5b64a6
  3. #495082
  4. #383c60
  5. #282a40
  6. #181823
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 U
      #6f77cc
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  3. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 23.5%

#6d79cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d79cb foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6d79cb">…</p>

#6d79cb background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #6d79cb">…</p>

#6d79cb shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d79cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174603
Binary
01101101, 01111001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6d79cb
LRV
≈ 21.2%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.229
RGB
rgb(109, 121, 203)
RGBA
rgba(109, 121, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.279, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.469%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602613 / 0xff6d79cb
HSL
hsl(232, 47%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 47%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.340), saturation: 46% (0.463), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 232.340, saturation: 46.305%, perceived brightness: 50.897%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.118, S: 59.894, L: 53.207
Cubehelix
H: -129.558, S: 0.617, L: 0.496
TSL
T: -2.634, S: 0.131, L: 0.497
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 23.920, Y: 21.236, Z: 59.327
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.203, Y: 21.236
CIELab
L: 53.207, a: 17.371, b: -44.030
CIELuv
L: 53.207, u: -9.681, v: -69.929
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.207, C: 47.333, H: 291.531
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.207, C: 70.596, H: 262.118
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.083, a: 12.008, b: -44.071
CIECAM02
J: 42.341, C: 49.232, h: 268.649, Q: 128.200, M: 43.053, s: 57.950, H: 315.688
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.365, jaune: -7.844, green: 0.099
LMS
L: 17.017, M: 19.581, S: 58.703
YCbCr
Y: 124.891, Cb: 165.774, Cr: 116.910
YCgCo
Y: 138.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 126.760, Db: 114.706, Dr: 33.790
YPbPr
Y: 124.348, Pb: 42.380, Pr: -9.772
xvYCC
Y: 122.793, Cb: 165.228, Cr: 119.416
YIQ
Y: 126.760, I: -33.492, Q: 22.976
YUV
Y: 126.760, U: 37.519, V: -15.581
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.010
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.473

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