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#6e708b Hex Color Code

#6e708b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e708b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e708b is comprised of 43.14% red, 43.92% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6e708b has a hue of 236° (degrees), 12% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.09 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e708b linear gradient to complementary #8c8e6b

  1. #6e708b
  2. #747586
  3. #797a81
  4. #7f7f7c
  5. #838476
  6. #888971
  7. #8c8e6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595b76
  2. #60627d
  3. #676984
  4. #6e708b
  5. #757792
  6. #7c7e9a
  7. #8385a1

Tints and Shades

#6e708b to white

  1. #6e708b
  2. #85869d
  3. #9c9db0
  4. #b4b5c4
  5. #cdcdd7
  6. #e6e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#6e708b to black

  1. #6e708b
  2. #5b5d72
  3. #494a5b
  4. #373844
  5. #27272f
  6. #17171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 0.798 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 0.808 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 2
      #6f6c81
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Indigo Dreams R182B
      #6d7288
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 0.946 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2361 C
      #70708d
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. P 105-13 U
      #686d8f
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dark Domina / T59-8
      #737088
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Great Grape / T12 39.G10
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pinot Noir
      #736f84
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Island in the Sun / 40A-4
      #73768e
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  22. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  28. Bristol

    1. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  31. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  32. Sto

    1. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 16.8%

#6e708b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e708b foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #6e708b">…</p>

#6e708b background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #6e708b">…</p>

#6e708b shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e708b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7237771
Binary
01101110, 01110000, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#6e708b
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#779 ΔE = 3.876
RGB
rgb(110, 112, 139)
RGBA
rgba(110, 112, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.310, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9539445 / 0xff6e708b
HSL
hsl(236, 12%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 12%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.862), saturation: 21% (0.209), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 235.862, saturation: 20.863%, perceived brightness: 45.028%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.327, S: 17.642, L: 47.965
Cubehelix
H: -126.447, S: 0.199, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.783, S: 0.049, L: 0.449
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.209), magenta: 19% (0.194), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 16.884, Y: 16.767, Z: 26.768
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.278, Y: 16.767
CIELab
L: 47.965, a: 5.356, b: -15.005
CIELuv
L: 47.965, u: -2.595, v: -22.178
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.965, C: 15.932, H: 289.646
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.965, C: 22.329, H: 263.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.948, a: 1.941, b: -10.095
CIECAM02
J: 37.549, C: 20.163, h: 272.951, Q: 120.728, M: 17.633, s: 38.217, H: 318.053
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -2.674, green: -0.090
LMS
L: 15.228, M: 16.746, S: 26.602
YCbCr
Y: 114.340, Cb: 140.149, Cr: 125.205
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 20.250
YDbDr
Y: 114.480, Db: 36.891, Dr: 8.525
YPbPr
Y: 113.518, Pb: 13.730, Pr: -2.242
xvYCC
Y: 113.492, Cb: 140.061, Cr: 126.031
YIQ
Y: 114.480, I: -9.866, Q: 7.978
YUV
Y: 114.480, U: 12.067, V: -3.930
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.804
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.226

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