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#6861a8 Hex Color Code

#6861a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6861a8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6861a8 is comprised of 40.78% red, 38.04% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6861a8 has a hue of 246° (degrees), 29% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 459.43 nm.

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

#6861a8 linear gradient to complementary #9cc148

  1. #6861a8
  2. #77709b
  3. #83808d
  4. #8c907e
  5. #93a06f
  6. #98b15d
  7. #9cc148

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #544e93
  2. #5a549a
  3. #615ba1
  4. #6861a8
  5. #6f67af
  6. #766eb6
  7. #7d74bd

Tones

  1. #6861a8
  2. #6e67a2
  3. #746d9c
  4. #787296
  5. #7d7890
  6. #817e8a
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6861a8 to white

  1. #6861a8
  2. #8279b6
  3. #9b93c5
  4. #b4add3
  5. #cdc8e2
  6. #e6e3f0
  7. #ffffff

#6861a8 to black

  1. #6861a8
  2. #57518a
  3. #46416d
  4. #363251
  5. #262337
  6. #17151f
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 0.877 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 1.121 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2103 U
      #6c63a5
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 7669 C
      #615e9b
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  8. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Plascon

    1. Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Caparol

    1. 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 12.5%

#6861a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6861a8 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: #6861a8">…</p>

#6861a8 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6861a8">…</p>

#6861a8 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6861a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6840744
Binary
01101000, 01100001, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6861a8
LRV
≈ 14.3%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.070
RGB
rgb(104, 97, 168)
RGBA
rgba(104, 97, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.263, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9936472 / 0xff6861a8
HSL
hsl(246, 29%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 29%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (245.915), saturation: 42% (0.423), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 245.915, saturation: 42.262%, perceived brightness: 42.913%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.736, S: 43.936, L: 44.687
Cubehelix
H: -118.245, S: 0.499, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -3.194, S: 0.117, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.381), magenta: 42% (0.423), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 62% (0.620), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 17.050, Y: 14.319, Z: 38.904
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.204, Y: 14.319
CIELab
L: 44.687, a: 20.404, b: -37.286
CIELuv
L: 44.687, u: -1.264, v: -57.278
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.687, C: 42.504, H: 298.689
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.687, C: 57.292, H: 268.736
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.841, a: 14.205, b: -34.468
CIECAM02
J: 34.403, C: 42.582, h: 279.550, Q: 115.560, M: 37.238, s: 56.766, H: 321.783
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.364, jaune: -6.716, green: -1.054
LMS
L: 12.327, M: 12.548, S: 38.504
YCbCr
Y: 108.080, Cb: 158.133, Cr: 126.032
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: -19.500, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.187, Db: 91.493, Dr: 6.076
YPbPr
Y: 103.603, Pb: 34.695, Pr: 0.234
xvYCC
Y: 104.977, Cb: 158.477, Cr: 128.206
YIQ
Y: 107.187, I: -18.640, Q: 23.571
YUV
Y: 107.187, U: 29.927, V: -2.796
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.202
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.201

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