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#6873a0 Hex Color Code

#6873a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6873a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6873a0 is comprised of 40.78% red, 45.1% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6873a0 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 23% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.09 nm.

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#6873a0 linear gradient to complementary #a2a166

  1. #6873a0
  2. #757a97
  3. #80828e
  4. #8a8984
  5. #92917b
  6. #9b9971
  7. #a2a166

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525e89
  2. #596591
  3. #616c98
  4. #6873a0
  5. #6f7aa8
  6. #7781af
  7. #7e89b7

Tones

  1. #6873a0
  2. #6e769b
  3. #737997
  4. #777b92
  5. #7c7e8d
  6. #808189
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6873a0 to White

  1. #6873a0
  2. #8189af
  3. #9a9fbf
  4. #b3b6cf
  5. #cccedf
  6. #e5e6ef
  7. #ffffff

#6873a0 to Black

  1. #6873a0
  2. #575f83
  3. #464c68
  4. #353a4e
  5. #262835
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 0.865
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 0.986
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.898
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 1.291
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.643
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.342
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #6e75a2
      ΔE = 1.416
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.519
    2. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.589
  6. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.794
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.802
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.631
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.865
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 2.948
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.908
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 1.986
    2. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.086
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.024
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.064
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.073
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.892
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.086
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.348
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.133
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.199
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.242
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.285
    2. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.822
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.285
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.822
  20. Caparol

    1. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.440
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.681
  21. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.501
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.548
  23. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.615
  24. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.665
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.681
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.692
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.734
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.945
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 2.873

#6873a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6873a0 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6873a0">…</p>

#6873a0 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6873a0">…</p>

#6873a0 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6873a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6845344
Binary
01101000, 01110011, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#6873a0
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.177
RGB
rgb(104, 115, 160)
RGBA
rgba(104, 115, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.303, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 44.390%, blue: 62.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9931872 / 0xff6873a0
HSL
hsl(228, 23%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 23%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.214), saturation: 35% (0.350), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 228.214, saturation: 35.000, perceived brightness: 46.260
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.729, S: 32.050, L: 49.182
Cubehelix
H: -133.473, S: 0.357, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -2.455, S: 0.089, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 35 (0.350), magenta: 28 (0.281), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 37 (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 55 (0.549), yellow: 37 (0.373)
XYZ
X: 18.183, Y: 17.742, Z: 35.717
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.248, Y: 17.742
CIELab
L: 49.182, a: 7.147, b: -25.552
CIELuv
L: 49.182, u: -7.701, v: -38.642
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.182, C: 26.532, H: 285.626
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.182, C: 39.402, H: 258.729
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.121, a: 3.343, b: -20.791
CIECAM02
J: 38.506, C: 31.881, h: 265.900, Q: 122.257, M: 27.880, s: 47.754, H: 314.204
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -4.502, green: 0.277
LMS
L: 15.146, M: 17.541, S: 35.420
YCbCr
Y: 116.368, Cb: 149.383, Cr: 119.976
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 116.841, Db: 64.935, Dr: 24.428
YPbPr
Y: 115.897, Pb: 23.765, Pr: -7.570
xvYCC
Y: 115.535, Cb: 148.876, Cr: 121.350
YIQ
Y: 116.841, I: -21.010, Q: 11.675
YUV
Y: 116.841, U: 21.240, V: -11.265
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.335
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.886

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