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#6172ae Hex Color Code

#6172ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6172ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6172ae is comprised of 38.04% red, 44.71% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6172ae has a hue of 227° (degrees), 32% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.28 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6172ae linear gradient to complementary #b1b25d

  1. #6172ae
  2. #747ca2
  3. #848695
  4. #929189
  5. #9d9c7b
  6. #a8a76d
  7. #b1b25d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a5d97
  2. #52649f
  3. #596ba6
  4. #6172ae
  5. #6979b6
  6. #7080be
  7. #7888c6

Tones

  1. #6172ae
  2. #6976a8
  3. #7179a1
  4. #777d9b
  5. #7d8095
  6. #83848e
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6172ae to white

  1. #6172ae
  2. #7c88bb
  3. #979ec9
  4. #b1b6d6
  5. #cbcee4
  6. #e5e6f1
  7. #ffffff

#6172ae to black

  1. #6172ae
  2. #515e8f
  3. #424b70
  4. #333954
  5. #242839
  6. #16171f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. ★ V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-6 C
      #5c75b0
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. AMC

    1. ★ Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  28. Caparol

    1. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  31. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  32. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  33. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 18.3%

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#6172ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6172ae foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #6172ae">…</p>

#6172ae background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #6172ae">…</p>

#6172ae shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6172ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6386350
Binary
01100001, 01110010, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6172ae
LRV
≈ 17.6%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.867
RGB
rgb(97, 114, 174)
RGBA
rgba(97, 114, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.296, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.380%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10390866 / 0xff6172ae
HSL
hsl(227, 32%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 32%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.753), saturation: 44% (0.443), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 226.753, saturation: 44.253%, perceived brightness: 46.224%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.440, S: 44.039, L: 49.045
Cubehelix
H: -134.929, S: 0.486, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.391, S: 0.120, L: 0.454
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 34% (0.345), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 62% (0.620), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 18.585, Y: 17.631, Z: 42.460
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.224, Y: 17.631
CIELab
L: 49.045, a: 9.839, b: -33.971
CIELuv
L: 49.045, u: -10.658, v: -52.104
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.045, C: 35.367, H: 286.153
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.045, C: 53.183, H: 258.440
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.989, a: 5.524, b: -30.562
CIECAM02
J: 38.196, C: 40.434, h: 264.090, Q: 121.764, M: 35.359, s: 53.888, H: 313.238
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.307, jaune: -5.996, green: 0.521
LMS
L: 14.298, M: 17.111, S: 42.051
YCbCr
Y: 115.437, Cb: 156.856, Cr: 116.277
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 115.757, Db: 87.630, Dr: 35.681
YPbPr
Y: 114.699, Pb: 31.955, Pr: -11.260
xvYCC
Y: 114.506, Cb: 156.070, Cr: 118.109
YIQ
Y: 115.757, I: -29.403, Q: 15.073
YUV
Y: 115.757, U: 28.662, V: -16.456
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.090
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.530

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