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#696caf Hex Color Code

#696caf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #696caf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #696caf is comprised of 41.18% red, 42.35% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #696caf has a hue of 237° (degrees), 30% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.78 nm.

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#696caf linear gradient to complementary #aabb5d

  1. #696caf
  2. #7979a3
  3. #878597
  4. #92928a
  5. #9ba07c
  6. #a3ad6d
  7. #aabb5d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535898
  2. #5a5ea0
  3. #6265a7
  4. #696caf
  5. #7073b7
  6. #787abe
  7. #7f81c6

Tones

  1. #696caf
  2. #7071a9
  3. #7776a4
  4. #7d7c9e
  5. #828198
  6. #878792
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#696caf to white

  1. #696caf
  2. #8383bc
  3. #9c9aca
  4. #b4b3d7
  5. #cdcbe4
  6. #e6e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#696caf to black

  1. #696caf
  2. #57598f
  3. #464871
  4. #363654
  5. #262639
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

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  1. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  17. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  18. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

#696caf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696caf foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #696caf">…</p>

#696caf background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #696caf">…</p>

#696caf shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #696caf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6909103
Binary
01101001, 01101100, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#696caf
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.228
RGB
rgb(105, 108, 175)
RGBA
rgba(105, 108, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.278, b: 0.451
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868113 / 0xff696caf
HSL
hsl(237, 30%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 30%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.429), saturation: 40% (0.400), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 237.429, saturation: 40.000%, perceived brightness: 45.791%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.612, S: 44.437, L: 48.036
Cubehelix
H: -125.130, S: 0.488, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.848, S: 0.112, L: 0.450
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 38% (0.383), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 18.924, Y: 16.823, Z: 42.799
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.214, Y: 16.823
CIELab
L: 48.036, a: 15.946, b: -36.099
CIELuv
L: 48.036, u: -5.271, v: -55.893
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.036, C: 39.464, H: 293.832
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.036, C: 56.141, H: 264.612
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.016, a: 10.580, b: -33.157
CIECAM02
J: 37.437, C: 41.642, h: 273.294, Q: 120.548, M: 36.415, s: 54.962, H: 318.244
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.335, jaune: -6.444, green: -0.383
LMS
L: 14.144, M: 15.503, S: 42.374
YCbCr
Y: 114.567, Cb: 157.857, Cr: 121.926
YCgCo
Y: 124.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.741, Db: 90.661, Dr: 18.538
YPbPr
Y: 112.185, Pb: 33.845, Pr: -4.582
xvYCC
Y: 112.347, Cb: 157.731, Cr: 123.975
YIQ
Y: 114.741, I: -23.312, Q: 20.212
YUV
Y: 114.741, U: 29.654, V: -8.546
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.823
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.368

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