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#6172b3 Hex Color Code

#6172b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6172b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6172b3 is comprised of 38.04% red, 44.71% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6172b3 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 35% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.83 nm.

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#6172b3 linear gradient to complementary #b4b85c

  1. #6172b3
  2. #767da6
  3. #868899
  4. #94948b
  5. #a0a07d
  6. #abac6d
  7. #b4b85c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a5d9c
  2. #5264a3
  3. #596bab
  4. #6172b3
  5. #6979bb
  6. #7080c3
  7. #7888cb

Tones

  1. #6172b3
  2. #6a76ac
  3. #727aa6
  4. #797e9f
  5. #7f8298
  6. #858691
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6172b3 to white

  1. #6172b3
  2. #7d88c0
  3. #979ecc
  4. #b1b6d9
  5. #cbcee6
  6. #e5e6f2
  7. #ffffff

#6172b3 to black

  1. #6172b3
  2. #515e93
  3. #424b74
  4. #333956
  5. #24283a
  6. #161720
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 CP
      #5670af
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2116 CP
      #566eac
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  31. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

#6172b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6172b3 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6172b3">…</p>

#6172b3 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6172b3">…</p>

#6172b3 shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6172b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6386355
Binary
01100001, 01110010, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6172b3
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.166
RGB
rgb(97, 114, 179)
RGBA
rgba(97, 114, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.292, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.380%, yellow: 0.436%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10390861 / 0xff6172b3
HSL
hsl(228, 35%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 35%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.561), saturation: 46% (0.458), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 227.561, saturation: 45.810%, perceived brightness: 46.557%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.132, S: 45.696, L: 49.289
Cubehelix
H: -134.119, S: 0.520, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.427, S: 0.126, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.458), magenta: 36% (0.363), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 62% (0.620), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 19.081, Y: 17.830, Z: 45.075
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.217, Y: 17.830
CIELab
L: 49.289, a: 11.352, b: -36.491
CIELuv
L: 49.289, u: -10.809, v: -56.296
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.289, C: 38.216, H: 287.281
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.289, C: 57.324, H: 259.132
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.225, a: 6.769, b: -33.734
CIECAM02
J: 38.410, C: 42.749, h: 264.730, Q: 122.105, M: 37.383, s: 55.332, H: 313.579
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.325, jaune: -6.454, green: 0.491
LMS
L: 14.322, M: 17.115, S: 44.627
YCbCr
Y: 115.927, Cb: 159.051, Cr: 115.922
YCgCo
Y: 126.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.327, Db: 94.295, Dr: 36.766
YPbPr
Y: 115.059, Pb: 34.455, Pr: -11.490
xvYCC
Y: 114.815, Cb: 158.266, Cr: 117.907
YIQ
Y: 116.327, I: -31.009, Q: 16.629
YUV
Y: 116.327, U: 30.842, V: -16.956
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.932
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.469

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