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#696ca9 Hex Color Code

#696ca9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #696ca9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #696ca9 is comprised of 41.18% red, 42.35% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #696ca9 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.95 nm.

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#696ca9 linear gradient to complementary #a5b35f

  1. #696ca9
  2. #78779e
  3. #848393
  4. #8e8f87
  5. #979b7b
  6. #9ea76d
  7. #a5b35f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535893
  2. #5b5e9a
  3. #6265a1
  4. #696ca9
  5. #7073b1
  6. #787ab8
  7. #7f81c0

Tones

  1. #696ca9
  2. #7071a4
  3. #76759f
  4. #7b7a99
  5. #807f94
  6. #85848e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#696ca9 to white

  1. #696ca9
  2. #8283b7
  3. #9b9ac5
  4. #b4b3d4
  5. #cdcbe2
  6. #e6e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#696ca9 to black

  1. #696ca9
  2. #57598b
  3. #46486d
  4. #363652
  5. #262637
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  18. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  24. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  25. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  26. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

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#696ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696ca9 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: #696ca9">…</p>

#696ca9 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: #696ca9">…</p>

#696ca9 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #696ca9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6909097
Binary
01101001, 01101100, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#696ca9
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.546
RGB
rgb(105, 108, 169)
RGBA
rgba(105, 108, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.283, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868119 / 0xff696ca9
HSL
hsl(237, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.188), saturation: 38% (0.379), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 237.188, saturation: 37.870%, perceived brightness: 45.394%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.450, S: 40.334, L: 47.742
Cubehelix
H: -125.330, S: 0.446, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -2.838, S: 0.104, L: 0.447
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.379), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 18.348, Y: 16.592, Z: 39.764
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.222, Y: 16.592
CIELab
L: 47.742, a: 14.218, b: -33.058
CIELuv
L: 47.742, u: -4.945, v: -50.890
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.742, C: 35.985, H: 293.272
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.742, C: 51.130, H: 264.450
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.734, a: 9.118, b: -29.366
CIECAM02
J: 37.182, C: 38.784, h: 273.362, Q: 120.137, M: 33.916, s: 53.133, H: 318.282
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.314, jaune: -5.891, green: -0.351
LMS
L: 14.115, M: 15.499, S: 39.385
YCbCr
Y: 113.979, Cb: 155.223, Cr: 122.352
YCgCo
Y: 122.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 114.057, Db: 82.663, Dr: 17.236
YPbPr
Y: 111.753, Pb: 30.845, Pr: -4.306
xvYCC
Y: 111.976, Cb: 155.095, Cr: 124.217
YIQ
Y: 114.057, I: -21.384, Q: 18.345
YUV
Y: 114.057, U: 27.038, V: -7.946
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.906
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.912

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