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#6866ae Hex Color Code

#6866ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6866ae is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6866ae is comprised of 40.78% red, 40% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6866ae has a hue of 242° (degrees), 31% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.95 nm.

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#6866ae linear gradient to complementary #a6c252

  1. #6866ae
  2. #7975a1
  3. #868493
  4. #909385
  5. #99a276
  6. #a0b265
  7. #a6c252

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535298
  2. #5a599f
  3. #615fa7
  4. #6866ae
  5. #6f6db5
  6. #7673bd
  7. #7e7ac4

Tones

  1. #6866ae
  2. #6f6ca8
  3. #7672a2
  4. #7c789c
  5. #817e96
  6. #868490
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6866ae to White

  1. #6866ae
  2. #827ebb
  3. #9b96c9
  4. #b4afd7
  5. #cdc9e4
  6. #e6e4f1
  7. #ffffff

#6866ae to Black

  1. #6866ae
  2. #57558f
  3. #464471
  4. #363454
  5. #262439
  6. #17161f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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    1. ★ Purpleberry
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      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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    1. ★ 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  5. Sigma

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      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. Earthpaint

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      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
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      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#6866ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6866ae foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6866ae">…</p>

#6866ae background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #6866ae">…</p>

#6866ae shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6866ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842030
Binary
01101000, 01100110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6866ae
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.022
RGB
rgb(104, 102, 174)
RGBA
rgba(104, 102, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.268, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9935186 / 0xff6866ae
HSL
hsl(242, 31%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 31%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.667), saturation: 41% (0.414), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 241.667, saturation: 41.379%, perceived brightness: 44.355%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.655, S: 46.044, L: 46.313
Cubehelix
H: -121.736, S: 0.514, L: 0.433
TSL
T: -3.017, S: 0.118, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 41% (0.414), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 18.098, Y: 15.501, Z: 42.075
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.205, Y: 15.501
CIELab
L: 46.313, a: 19.062, b: -38.238
CIELuv
L: 46.313, u: -3.453, v: -59.078
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.313, C: 42.726, H: 296.496
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.313, C: 59.179, H: 266.655
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.371, a: 13.152, b: -35.801
CIECAM02
J: 35.843, C: 43.482, h: 276.217, Q: 117.953, M: 38.024, s: 56.777, H: 319.883
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -6.861, green: -0.722
LMS
L: 13.089, M: 13.836, S: 41.641
YCbCr
Y: 111.188, Cb: 159.312, Cr: 123.766
YCgCo
Y: 120.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.806, Db: 95.076, Dr: 12.958
YPbPr
Y: 107.610, Pb: 35.770, Pr: -2.312
xvYCC
Y: 108.418, Cb: 159.421, Cr: 125.969
YIQ
Y: 110.806, I: -21.940, Q: 22.825
YUV
Y: 110.806, U: 31.099, V: -5.971
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.862
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.506

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