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#6957b8 Hex Color Code

#6957b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6957b8 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6957b8 is comprised of 41.18% red, 34.12% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6957b8 has a hue of 251° (degrees), 41% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.8 nm.

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

#6957b8 linear gradient to complementary #a3ff10

  1. #6957b8
  2. #8072a7
  3. #8f8e95
  4. #9aa982
  5. #a1c66b
  6. #a4e24d
  7. #a3ff10

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5445a3
  2. #5b4baa
  3. #6251b1
  4. #6957b8
  5. #705dbf
  6. #7763c6
  7. #7e6acd

Tones

  1. #6957b8
  2. #715fb0
  3. #7767a8
  4. #7c70a0
  5. #817898
  6. #858090
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6957b8 to white

  1. #6957b8
  2. #8471c4
  3. #9e8cd0
  4. #b6a8dc
  5. #cfc4e8
  6. #e7e1f3
  7. #ffffff

#6957b8 to black

  1. #6957b8
  2. #584997
  3. #473b77
  4. #372d58
  5. #27203b
  6. #181421
  7. #000000

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  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2735 U
      #6857b2
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Violet U
      #7758b3
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

#6957b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6957b8 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6957b8">…</p>

#6957b8 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6957b8">…</p>

#6957b8 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6957b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6903736
Binary
01101001, 01010111, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6957b8
LRV
≈ 13.3%
Closest short hex
#65b ΔE = 0.980
RGB
rgb(105, 87, 184)
RGBA
rgba(105, 87, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.231, b: 0.489
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.341%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9873480 / 0xff6957b8
HSL
hsl(251, 41%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(251, 41%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 251° (251.134), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 251.134, saturation: 52.717%, perceived brightness: 42.235%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.851, S: 57.191, L: 43.182
Cubehelix
H: -113.737, S: 0.672, L: 0.404
TSL
T: -3.419, S: 0.155, L: 0.406
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.429), magenta: 53% (0.527), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 17.883, Y: 13.280, Z: 46.959
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.170, Y: 13.280
CIELab
L: 43.182, a: 31.416, b: -49.069
CIELuv
L: 43.182, u: 1.121, v: -75.474
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.182, C: 58.264, H: 302.629
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.182, C: 75.482, H: 270.851
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.441, a: 23.825, b: -50.893
CIECAM02
J: 33.042, C: 52.862, h: 282.245, Q: 113.252, M: 46.227, s: 63.889, H: 323.343
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.472, jaune: -8.948, green: -1.787
LMS
L: 11.184, M: 10.246, S: 46.414
YCbCr
Y: 104.865, Cb: 167.919, Cr: 129.015
YCgCo
Y: 115.750, Cg: -28.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 103.440, Db: 121.201, Dr: -2.945
YPbPr
Y: 97.818, Pb: 46.430, Pr: 4.538
xvYCC
Y: 100.008, Cb: 168.786, Cr: 131.986
YIQ
Y: 103.440, I: -20.440, Q: 33.986
YUV
Y: 103.440, U: 39.645, V: 1.369
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.965
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 1.845

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