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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#696caf to black

  1. #696caf
  2. #57598f
  3. #464871
  4. #363654
  5. #262639
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #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. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #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. 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  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. 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%
  13. 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%
  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. Alcro

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

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

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

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

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

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

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

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#696caf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696caf foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #696caf">…</p>

#696caf background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #696caf">…</p>

#696caf shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 41.176%, yellow: 42.305%, blue: 68.627%
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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