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#6969b3 Hex Color Code

#6969b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6969b3 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6969b3 is comprised of 41.18% red, 41.18% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6969b3 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 33% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#6969b3 linear gradient to complementary #aac458

  1. #6969b3
  2. #7a77a6
  3. #888698
  4. #93958a
  5. #9ca57b
  6. #a4b46b
  7. #aac458

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53559c
  2. #5a5ca4
  3. #6262ab
  4. #6969b3
  5. #7070bb
  6. #7877c2
  7. #7f7eca

Tones

  1. #6969b3
  2. #716fad
  3. #7875a7
  4. #7e7ba1
  5. #84819b
  6. #898894
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6969b3 to white

  1. #6969b3
  2. #8380c0
  3. #9c98cc
  4. #b5b1d9
  5. #cecae6
  6. #e6e4f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6969b3 to black

  1. #6969b3
  2. #585793
  3. #474674
  4. #363556
  5. #26253a
  6. #171620
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.663 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  12. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 3.069 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 3.083 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  19. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 3.276 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  24. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  25. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  32. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  35. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  37. Sikkens

    1. W0.25.40
      #6e659b
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  38. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  41. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d2
      #7b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  42. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  44. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  47. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  48. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

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#6969b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6969b3 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6969b3">…</p>

#6969b3 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6969b3">…</p>

#6969b3 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6969b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6908339
Binary
01101001, 01101001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6969b3
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.902
RGB
rgb(105, 105, 179)
RGBA
rgba(105, 105, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.270, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 41.176%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868877 / 0xff6969b3
HSL
hsl(240, 33%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 33%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 41% (0.413), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 41.341%, perceived brightness: 45.431%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 48.230, L: 47.444
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.531, L: 0.444
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.120, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.413), magenta: 41% (0.413), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 19.012, Y: 16.360, Z: 44.795
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.204, Y: 16.360
CIELab
L: 47.444, a: 18.949, b: -39.363
CIELuv
L: 47.444, u: -4.412, v: -61.136
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.444, C: 43.687, H: 295.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.444, C: 61.295, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.448, a: 13.116, b: -37.349
CIECAM02
J: 36.881, C: 44.551, h: 274.910, Q: 119.650, M: 38.959, s: 57.062, H: 319.147
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.363, jaune: -7.055, green: -0.601
LMS
L: 13.685, M: 14.668, S: 44.331
YCbCr
Y: 113.447, Cb: 160.486, Cr: 122.746
YCoCg
Y: 123.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.436, Db: 98.642, Dr: 16.058
YPbPr
Y: 110.328, Pb: 37.000, Pr: -3.404
xvYCC
Y: 110.752, Cb: 160.502, Cr: 125.010
YIQ
Y: 113.436, I: -23.773, Q: 23.024
YUV
Y: 113.436, U: 32.265, V: -7.401
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.098
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.102

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