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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

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#696ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696ca9 foreground

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #696ca9">…</p>

#696ca9 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #696ca9">…</p>

#696ca9 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<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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