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#696ca4 Hex Color Code

#696ca4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #696ca4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #696ca4 is comprised of 41.18% red, 42.35% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #696ca4 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 24% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.12 nm.

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#696ca4 linear gradient to complementary #a2ae5f

  1. #696ca4
  2. #77779a
  3. #82818f
  4. #8b8c84
  5. #949779
  6. #9ba36c
  7. #a2ae5f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54588e
  2. #5b5e95
  3. #62659d
  4. #696ca4
  5. #7073ab
  6. #777ab3
  7. #7f81bb

Tones

  1. #696ca4
  2. #6f709f
  3. #75759b
  4. #7a7996
  5. #7e7e91
  6. #83828c
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#696ca4 to white

  1. #696ca4
  2. #8283b3
  3. #9b9ac2
  4. #b3b3d1
  5. #cccbe0
  6. #e6e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#696ca4 to black

  1. #696ca4
  2. #575987
  3. #46486a
  4. #36364f
  5. #262636
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 0.635 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 18-3833 TPG
      #696a9e
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  11. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  12. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Sikkens

    1. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Caparol

    1. 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 18.3%

#696ca4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696ca4 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #696ca4">…</p>

#696ca4 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #696ca4">…</p>

#696ca4 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #696ca4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6909092
Binary
01101001, 01101100, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#696ca4
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.694
RGB
rgb(105, 108, 164)
RGBA
rgba(105, 108, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.286, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868124 / 0xff696ca4
HSL
hsl(237, 24%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 24%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.949), saturation: 36% (0.360), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 236.949, saturation: 35.976%, perceived brightness: 45.071%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.288, S: 36.924, L: 47.505
Cubehelix
H: -125.529, S: 0.410, L: 0.444
TSL
T: -2.828, S: 0.097, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.360), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 17.887, Y: 16.408, Z: 37.339
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.229, Y: 16.408
CIELab
L: 47.505, a: 12.801, b: -30.499
CIELuv
L: 47.505, u: -4.671, v: -46.699
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.505, C: 33.076, H: 292.768
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.505, C: 46.932, H: 264.288
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.507, a: 7.936, b: -26.299
CIECAM02
J: 36.976, C: 36.328, h: 273.373, Q: 119.804, M: 31.768, s: 51.494, H: 318.288
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.296, jaune: -5.428, green: -0.319
LMS
L: 14.093, M: 15.495, S: 36.996
YCbCr
Y: 113.489, Cb: 153.028, Cr: 122.707
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.487, Db: 75.998, Dr: 16.151
YPbPr
Y: 111.393, Pb: 28.345, Pr: -4.076
xvYCC
Y: 111.667, Cb: 152.899, Cr: 124.420
YIQ
Y: 113.487, I: -19.778, Q: 16.789
YUV
Y: 113.487, U: 24.858, V: -7.446
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.142
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.211

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