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#6956a0 Hex Color Code

#6956a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6956a0 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6956a0 is comprised of 41.18% red, 33.73% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6956a0 has a hue of 255° (degrees), 30% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 445.62 nm.

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#6956a0 linear gradient to complementary #83bf37

  1. #6956a0
  2. #746892
  3. #7c7983
  4. #818a74
  5. #849c63
  6. #85ad50
  7. #83bf37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56458d
  2. #5c4a93
  3. #63509a
  4. #6956a0
  5. #6f5ca7
  6. #7662ad
  7. #7c68b4

Tones

  1. #6956a0
  2. #6d5c9a
  3. #716294
  4. #74698e
  5. #776f88
  6. #797581
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#6956a0 to white

  1. #6956a0
  2. #8270b0
  3. #9b8bbf
  4. #b4a7cf
  5. #cdc4df
  6. #e6e1ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6956a0 to black

  1. #6956a0
  2. #574883
  3. #463a68
  4. #362d4e
  5. #262035
  6. #17141e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-c1
      #66559e
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 38-c2
      #625297
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 11 300 / Amethyst 110
      #6854a0
      ΔE = 0.753 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 55 10 290 / Litho 10
      #584c94
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS686
      #60559d
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. CAS702
      #705292
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Spice Plum P2-C1-4
      #6c54a8
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Lightning Sash P1-D1-4
      #605494
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  6. Delta

    1. Pansy / 026630202W
      #6c4f9c
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Passion / 025900202W
      #6460ab
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Purple
      #6d5194
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  8. PlaidFX

    1. Voodoo Violet / 36865
      #615594
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Malevolent / 36866
      #75528d
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. Brillux

    1. 48.18.24
      #695093
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 1-41-7 Pure Passion
      #735b98
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  13. Abet Laminati

    1. Viola Madras 423
      #5a53a3
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  14. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  15. Dulux

    1. 16RB 13/349
      #625894
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Purple Pout
      #675386
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  16. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52904
      #624ea2
      ΔE = 3.294 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. Resene

    1. Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Studio V53-093-303
      #724aa1
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6279
      #614e95
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 6272
      #795a9b
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  19. Behr

    1. Just A Fairytale P560-6
      #6b5d98
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Classic Waltz P570-6
      #71588d
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra violet 18-3838TCX
      #5d5493
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  22. Matthews Paint

    1. Scandinavian Blue / 30493
      #5e5793
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Amethyst Met. / 22022
      #624ba0
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R60B
      #765a98
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fashionista / 41D-4
      #64558d
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  25. Beckers

    1. Påfågelblå 745 / S 4544-R81B
      #644ea9
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  26. Caran d'Ache

    1. 129 Violet Brown
      #6f588f
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  27. RAL

    1. RAL 300 40 40
      #5a5293
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. RAL 300 40 35
      #5e548d
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2089 CP
      #754f97
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 266 CP
      #714b96
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  29. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blauviolett / 4264
      #5b4d9a
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W3.32.30
      #66568c
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. W0.33.32
      #685f98
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Intense Violet / T10 36C-2
      #61548b
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Purple Berry / T12 36.H5
      #5f568b
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  35. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  36. CIL

    1. Palace Purple
      #67568a
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  37. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-7 Purple Tryst
      #655288
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  40. Ressource Peintures

    1. Lahore / OROC34
      #5b4f8d
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  41. Bristol

    1. Purple Berry / P097-C7
      #5f568b
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  42. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Paddywack
      #6d5187
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  45. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  46. Porter Paints

    1. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  47. Olympic

    1. Byzantine Purple A43-6
      #635486
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

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#6956a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6956a0 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #6956a0">…</p>

#6956a0 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6956a0">…</p>

#6956a0 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6956a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6903456
Binary
01101001, 01010110, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#6956a0
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#659 ΔE = 1.525
RGB
rgb(105, 86, 160)
RGBA
rgba(105, 86, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.245, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 33.725%, blue: 62.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9873760 / 0xff6956a0
HSL
hsl(255, 30%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(255, 30%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 255° (255.405), saturation: 46% (0.463), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 255.405, saturation: 46.250%, perceived brightness: 40.292%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 273.713, S: 42.833, L: 41.527
Cubehelix
H: -109.891, S: 0.510, L: 0.392
TSL
T: -3.605, S: 0.127, L: 0.393
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.344), magenta: 46% (0.462), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 15.497, Y: 12.197, Z: 34.789
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.195, Y: 12.197
CIELab
L: 41.527, a: 25.193, b: -37.543
CIELuv
L: 41.527, u: 3.708, v: -57.135
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.527, C: 45.212, H: 303.863
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.527, C: 57.256, H: 273.713
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.924, a: 18.091, b: -34.614
CIECAM02
J: 31.699, C: 43.173, h: 287.345, Q: 110.925, M: 37.754, s: 58.340, H: 326.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.390, jaune: -6.839, green: -1.914
LMS
L: 10.946, M: 10.012, S: 34.423
YCbCr
Y: 102.009, Cb: 157.674, Cr: 131.087
YCoCg
Y: 109.250, Cg: -23.250, Co: 12.500
YDbDr
Y: 100.117, Db: 90.092, Dr: -9.269
YPbPr
Y: 95.375, Pb: 34.815, Pr: 6.096
xvYCC
Y: 97.910, Cb: 158.583, Cr: 133.355
YIQ
Y: 100.117, I: -12.455, Q: 27.042
YUV
Y: 100.117, U: 29.469, V: 4.284
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 1.608
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 5.009

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