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#6970a8 Hex Color Code

#6970a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6970a8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6970a8 is comprised of 41.18% red, 43.92% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6970a8 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.15 nm.

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#6970a8 linear gradient to complementary #a6ae63

  1. #6970a8
  2. #777a9e
  3. #838493
  4. #8e8e88
  5. #97997c
  6. #9fa370
  7. #a6ae63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535b91
  2. #5a6299
  3. #6269a0
  4. #6970a8
  5. #7077b0
  6. #787eb7
  7. #7f86bf

Tones

  1. #6970a8
  2. #7074a3
  3. #75789e
  4. #7b7c99
  5. #808194
  6. #85858e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6970a8 to white

  1. #6970a8
  2. #8286b6
  3. #9b9dc5
  4. #b4b5d3
  5. #cdcde2
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#6970a8 to black

  1. #6970a8
  2. #575d8a
  3. #464a6d
  4. #363851
  5. #262737
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  20. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  22. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  24. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

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#6970a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6970a8 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #6970a8">…</p>

#6970a8 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6970a8">…</p>

#6970a8 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6970a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910120
Binary
01101001, 01110000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6970a8
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.426
RGB
rgb(105, 112, 168)
RGBA
rgba(105, 112, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.291, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.436%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9867096 / 0xff6970a8
HSL
hsl(233, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 38% (0.375), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 37.500%, perceived brightness: 46.197%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.266, S: 38.067, L: 48.782
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 0.421, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.099, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.375), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 18.686, Y: 17.418, Z: 39.416
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.231, Y: 17.418
CIELab
L: 48.782, a: 11.498, b: -30.845
CIELuv
L: 48.782, u: -6.430, v: -47.349
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.782, C: 32.918, H: 290.444
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.782, C: 47.783, H: 262.266
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.735, a: 6.883, b: -26.781
CIECAM02
J: 38.143, C: 36.827, h: 270.358, Q: 121.680, M: 32.204, s: 51.445, H: 316.622
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.291, jaune: -5.471, green: -0.065
LMS
L: 14.775, M: 16.660, S: 39.054
YCbCr
Y: 115.897, Cb: 153.620, Cr: 120.951
YCgCo
Y: 124.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.291, Db: 77.798, Dr: 21.483
YPbPr
Y: 114.541, Pb: 28.805, Pr: -6.076
xvYCC
Y: 114.371, Cb: 153.303, Cr: 122.663
YIQ
Y: 116.291, I: -22.161, Q: 15.943
YUV
Y: 116.291, U: 25.447, V: -9.906
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.125
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.544

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