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#6f798e Hex Color Code

#6f798e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f798e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f798e is comprised of 43.53% red, 47.45% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6f798e has a hue of 221° (degrees), 12% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.63 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6f798e linear gradient to complementary #8e876f

  1. #6f798e
  2. #757b89
  3. #7b7e84
  4. #80807f
  5. #85827a
  6. #8a8574
  7. #8e876f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #596377
  2. #606a7f
  3. #687286
  4. #6f798e
  5. #768196
  6. #7e889e
  7. #8690a5

Tints and Shades

#6f798e to white

  1. #6f798e
  2. #868ea0
  3. #9da4b2
  4. #b5bac5
  5. #cdd0d8
  6. #e6e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#6f798e to black

  1. #6f798e
  2. #5c6475
  3. #4a505d
  4. #383c46
  5. #272a30
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Freesia Blossom NEKB-45
      #707a91
      ΔE = 0.894 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. ★ 610F-6 Deep Smoke Signal
      #757b8b
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R70B
      #69758c
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Empire 50BB 22/143
      #6a788f
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Imperial Mauve 1
      #707992
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  7. Little Greene

    1. ★ Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Thundering Clouds
      #69788b
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Twinkle, Twinkle X87R184B
      #667387
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Luxe / AF-580
      #757e93
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 38S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.38S 2
      #687488
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 104 / 104 Chinaseide+Schwarz1/1
      #647890
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Night Palace / T65-8
      #65758f
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Twilight Blue
      #6a7a8c
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. CIL

    1. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  18. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 324
      #707b89
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Island in the Sun / 40A-4
      #73768e
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Gris Stafford
      #777f93
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Adrian
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Your Shadow / 490
      #787e93
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Pale Iris
      #66758e
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #667389
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2376 UP
      #6d7484
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 2167 U
      #667789
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  30. Glidden

    1. Mountain Slate Blue / 10BB 18/106
      #687788
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  31. Tollens

    1. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Dupont

    1. CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

#6f798e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f798e foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6f798e">…</p>

#6f798e background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6f798e">…</p>

#6f798e shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f798e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7305614
Binary
01101111, 01111001, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#6f798e
LRV
≈ 19.0%
Closest short hex
#678 ΔE = 3.299
RGB
rgb(111, 121, 142)
RGBA
rgba(111, 121, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.324, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.465%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9471602 / 0xff6f798e
HSL
hsl(221, 12%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 12%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.645), saturation: 22% (0.218), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 220.645, saturation: 21.831%, perceived brightness: 47.347%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.970, S: 21.325, L: 50.695
Cubehelix
H: -141.388, S: 0.186, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.129, S: 0.051, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.218), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 18.274, Y: 19.007, Z: 28.292
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.290, Y: 19.007
CIELab
L: 50.695, a: 1.103, b: -12.632
CIELuv
L: 50.695, u: -6.306, v: -18.283
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.695, C: 12.680, H: 274.991
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.695, C: 19.340, H: 250.970
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.597, a: -1.474, b: -7.958
CIECAM02
J: 40.098, C: 18.281, h: 257.125, Q: 124.759, M: 15.987, s: 35.797, H: 309.600
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.158, jaune: -2.229, green: 0.505
LMS
L: 16.962, M: 19.579, S: 28.135
YCbCr
Y: 119.427, Cb: 138.699, Cr: 122.119
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 20.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.404, Db: 32.493, Dr: 17.887
YPbPr
Y: 120.382, Pb: 11.650, Pr: -5.966
xvYCC
Y: 119.387, Cb: 138.234, Cr: 122.759
YIQ
Y: 120.404, I: -12.704, Q: 4.419
YUV
Y: 120.404, U: 10.629, V: -8.250
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.670
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.661

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