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#6e79a3 Hex Color Code

#6e79a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e79a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e79a3 is comprised of 43.14% red, 47.45% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6e79a3 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 22% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.53 nm.

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#6e79a3 linear gradient to complementary #a39f6e

  1. #6e79a3
  2. #797f9b
  3. #838592
  4. #8c8c8a
  5. #959281
  6. #9c9878
  7. #a39f6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57638b
  2. #5f6a93
  3. #66719b
  4. #6e79a3
  5. #7681ab
  6. #7e88b3
  7. #8590bb

Tones

  1. #6e79a3
  2. #737c9f
  3. #787e9a
  4. #7d8196
  5. #818492
  6. #85868d
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6e79a3 to white

  1. #6e79a3
  2. #868eb2
  3. #9ea4c1
  4. #b5bad0
  5. #ced0e0
  6. #e6e7ef
  7. #ffffff

#6e79a3 to black

  1. #6e79a3
  2. #5b6486
  3. #49506a
  4. #383c4f
  5. #272a35
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 0.809 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 36-d3
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      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3930 TPG
      #6c76a1
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ P 104-13 U
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      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Opulence

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      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
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      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
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    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      #697ba7
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
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      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6365
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      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
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      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      #767b9f
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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    1. ★ V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
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      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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    1. ★ Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
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      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
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      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
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      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
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      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
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    1. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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    1. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
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      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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#6e79a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e79a3 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6e79a3">…</p>

#6e79a3 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6e79a3">…</p>

#6e79a3 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e79a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7240099
Binary
01101110, 01111001, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6e79a3
LRV
≈ 19.6%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.479
RGB
rgb(110, 121, 163)
RGBA
rgba(110, 121, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.307, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.467%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9537117 / 0xff6e79a3
HSL
hsl(228, 22%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 22%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.547), saturation: 33% (0.325), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 227.547, saturation: 32.515%, perceived brightness: 48.414%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.056, S: 30.244, L: 51.420
Cubehelix
H: -134.133, S: 0.334, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.426, S: 0.081, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.325), magenta: 26% (0.258), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 19.877, Y: 19.633, Z: 37.386
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.255, Y: 19.633
CIELab
L: 51.420, a: 6.179, b: -23.807
CIELuv
L: 51.420, u: -7.645, v: -36.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.420, C: 24.595, H: 284.550
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.420, C: 36.941, H: 258.056
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.310, a: 2.531, b: -19.008
CIECAM02
J: 40.742, C: 30.120, h: 265.293, Q: 125.757, M: 26.339, s: 45.765, H: 313.879
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -4.191, green: 0.306
LMS
L: 16.929, M: 19.570, S: 37.092
YCbCr
Y: 121.228, Cb: 148.066, Cr: 120.189
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.499, Db: 60.936, Dr: 23.777
YPbPr
Y: 121.681, Pb: 22.265, Pr: -7.432
xvYCC
Y: 120.503, Cb: 147.558, Cr: 121.471
YIQ
Y: 122.499, I: -20.046, Q: 10.742
YUV
Y: 122.499, U: 19.932, V: -10.965
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.276
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.256

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