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#6e78a0 Hex Color Code

#6e78a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e78a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e78a0 is comprised of 43.14% red, 47.06% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6e78a0 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 21% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.37 nm.

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#6e78a0 linear gradient to complementary #a09c6e

  1. #6e78a0
  2. #797e98
  3. #828490
  4. #8a8a88
  5. #929080
  6. #999677
  7. #a09c6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #576288
  2. #5f6990
  3. #667198
  4. #6e78a0
  5. #7680a8
  6. #7d87b0
  7. #858fb8

Tones

  1. #6e78a0
  2. #737a9c
  3. #777d98
  4. #7c7f94
  5. #80828f
  6. #83848b
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#6e78a0 to white

  1. #6e78a0
  2. #868daf
  3. #9da3bf
  4. #b5b9cf
  5. #ced0df
  6. #e6e7ef
  7. #ffffff

#6e78a0 to black

  1. #6e78a0
  2. #5b6383
  3. #494f68
  4. #383c4d
  5. #272935
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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#6e78a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e78a0 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #6e78a0">…</p>

#6e78a0 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6e78a0">…</p>

#6e78a0 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e78a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7239840
Binary
01101110, 01111000, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#6e78a0
LRV
≈ 19.3%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.859
RGB
rgb(110, 120, 160)
RGBA
rgba(110, 120, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.308, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.464%, blue: 0.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9537376 / 0xff6e78a0
HSL
hsl(228, 21%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 21%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 31% (0.312), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 31.250%, perceived brightness: 48.012%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.302, S: 28.528, L: 51.019
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.317, L: 0.476
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.077, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.312), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 19.490, Y: 19.285, Z: 35.946
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.258, Y: 19.285
CIELab
L: 51.019, a: 5.970, b: -22.677
CIELuv
L: 51.019, u: -7.102, v: -34.301
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.019, C: 23.450, H: 284.749
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.019, C: 35.028, H: 258.302
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.915, a: 2.370, b: -17.791
CIECAM02
J: 40.366, C: 28.891, h: 265.763, Q: 125.176, M: 25.265, s: 44.926, H: 314.131
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -3.994, green: 0.266
LMS
L: 16.730, M: 19.243, S: 35.670
YCbCr
Y: 120.430, Cb: 147.040, Cr: 120.770
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.570, Db: 57.820, Dr: 22.010
YPbPr
Y: 120.750, Pb: 21.150, Pr: -6.840
xvYCC
Y: 119.703, Cb: 146.579, Cr: 121.992
YIQ
Y: 121.570, I: -18.808, Q: 10.331
YUV
Y: 121.570, U: 18.913, V: -10.150
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.483
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.532

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