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#696a91 Hex Color Code

#696a91 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #696a91 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #696a91 is comprised of 41.18% red, 41.57% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #696a91 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 16% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.35 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#696a91 linear gradient to complementary #919862

  1. #696a91
  2. #72718a
  3. #797982
  4. #80817b
  5. #868873
  6. #8c906b
  7. #919862

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55567c
  2. #5c5d83
  3. #62638a
  4. #696a91
  5. #707198
  6. #77779f
  7. #7e7ea6

Tones

  1. #696a91
  2. #6d6d8e
  3. #70708a
  4. #747387
  5. #777784
  6. #7a7a80
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#696a91 to white

  1. #696a91
  2. #8181a3
  3. #9999b5
  4. #b2b2c7
  5. #cbcbd9
  6. #e5e5ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#696a91 to black

  1. #696a91
  2. #575877
  3. #46465f
  4. #353647
  5. #262630
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.622 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.622 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 0.622 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3820 TPG
      #6a698f
      ΔE = 0.635 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ P 105-13 U
      #686d8f
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 2252
      #706c94
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V8.19.38
      #706e90
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. W0.20.40
      #726b93
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  19. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  20. Dulux

    1. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#696a91 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696a91 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #696a91">…</p>

#696a91 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #696a91">…</p>

#696a91 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #696a91">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6908561
Binary
01101001, 01101010, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#696a91
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.280
RGB
rgb(105, 106, 145)
RGBA
rgba(105, 106, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.298, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 41.559%, blue: 56.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868655 / 0xff696a91
HSL
hsl(238, 16%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 16%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.500), saturation: 28% (0.276), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 238.500, saturation: 27.586%, perceived brightness: 43.473%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.038, S: 24.978, L: 46.117
Cubehelix
H: -124.254, S: 0.284, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.891, S: 0.070, L: 0.432
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.276), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 16.089, Y: 15.355, Z: 28.899
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.254, Y: 15.355
CIELab
L: 46.117, a: 8.844, b: -21.431
CIELuv
L: 46.117, u: -2.783, v: -32.057
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.117, C: 23.184, H: 292.424
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.117, C: 32.178, H: 265.038
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.186, a: 4.715, b: -16.295
CIECAM02
J: 35.750, C: 27.124, h: 275.135, Q: 117.800, M: 23.719, s: 44.872, H: 319.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -3.812, green: -0.303
LMS
L: 13.694, M: 14.921, S: 28.676
YCbCr
Y: 110.619, Cb: 145.269, Cr: 124.792
YCgCo
Y: 115.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 110.147, Db: 52.437, Dr: 9.796
YPbPr
Y: 108.595, Pb: 19.615, Pr: -2.294
xvYCC
Y: 109.264, Cb: 145.230, Cr: 125.985
YIQ
Y: 110.147, I: -13.125, Q: 11.923
YUV
Y: 110.147, U: 17.152, V: -4.515
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.131
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.172

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