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#6d79de Hex Color Code

#6d79de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d79de is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d79de is comprised of 42.75% red, 47.45% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6d79de has a hue of 234° (degrees), 63% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.39 nm.

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#6d79de linear gradient to complementary #cbe566

  1. #6d79de
  2. #888acd
  3. #9c9bbb
  4. #abada8
  5. #b8c094
  6. #c2d27f
  7. #cbe566

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5162c3
  2. #5b69cc
  3. #6471d5
  4. #6d79de
  5. #7681e7
  6. #7f89f0
  7. #8891f9

Tones

  1. #6d79de
  2. #7a80d5
  3. #8688cc
  4. #8f8fc2
  5. #9897b9
  6. #9f9eb0
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#6d79de to white

  1. #6d79de
  2. #898ee4
  3. #a3a3ea
  4. #bbbaef
  5. #d2d0f5
  6. #e9e7fa
  7. #ffffff

#6d79de to black

  1. #6d79de
  2. #5b64b5
  3. #4a508e
  4. #393c69
  5. #292a46
  6. #181825
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 C
      #6f7bd4
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 2726 U
      #717acf
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 20.3%

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#6d79de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d79de foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6d79de">…</p>

#6d79de background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6d79de">…</p>

#6d79de shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d79de">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7174622
Binary
01101101, 01111001, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#6d79de
LRV
≈ 22.2%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.175
RGB
rgb(109, 121, 222)
RGBA
rgba(109, 121, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.268, b: 0.491
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.470%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9602594 / 0xff6d79de
HSL
hsl(234, 63%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 63%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.628), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 233.628, saturation: 50.901%, perceived brightness: 52.269%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.030, S: 74.303, L: 54.237
Cubehelix
H: -128.395, S: 0.751, L: 0.504
TSL
T: -2.689, S: 0.152, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 26.325, Y: 22.198, Z: 71.991
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.184, Y: 22.198
CIELab
L: 54.237, a: 23.176, b: -53.137
CIELuv
L: 54.237, u: -10.433, v: -85.349
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.237, C: 57.971, H: 293.565
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.237, C: 85.984, H: 263.030
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.115, a: 17.282, b: -57.613
CIECAM02
J: 43.274, C: 57.031, h: 268.964, Q: 129.605, M: 49.873, s: 62.033, H: 315.860
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.423, jaune: -9.518, green: 0.074
LMS
L: 17.136, M: 19.599, S: 71.176
YCbCr
Y: 126.753, Cb: 174.115, Cr: 115.561
YCgCo
Y: 143.250, Cg: -22.250, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.926, Db: 140.033, Dr: 37.913
YPbPr
Y: 125.716, Pb: 51.880, Pr: -10.646
xvYCC
Y: 123.968, Cb: 173.573, Cr: 118.648
YIQ
Y: 128.926, I: -39.596, Q: 28.887
YUV
Y: 128.926, U: 45.803, V: -17.481
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.433
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 6.724

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