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#6970b2 Hex Color Code

#6970b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6970b2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6970b2 is comprised of 41.18% red, 43.92% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #6970b2 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 32% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.48 nm.

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#6970b2 linear gradient to complementary #adba61

  1. #6970b2
  2. #7a7ca6
  3. #87889a
  4. #93948d
  5. #9da07f
  6. #a5ad71
  7. #adba61

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525b9b
  2. #5a62a2
  3. #6169aa
  4. #6970b2
  5. #7177ba
  6. #787ec2
  7. #8086ca

Tones

  1. #6970b2
  2. #7175ac
  3. #787aa6
  4. #7e7fa0
  5. #84849a
  6. #898994
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6970b2 to white

  1. #6970b2
  2. #8386bf
  3. #9c9dcc
  4. #b5b5d8
  5. #cdcde5
  6. #e6e6f2
  7. #ffffff

#6970b2 to black

  1. #6970b2
  2. #585d92
  3. #474a73
  4. #363855
  5. #26273a
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Caparol

    1. 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  21. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

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#6970b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6970b2 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6970b2">…</p>

#6970b2 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6970b2">…</p>

#6970b2 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6970b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910130
Binary
01101001, 01110000, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#6970b2
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.803
RGB
rgb(105, 112, 178)
RGBA
rgba(105, 112, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.284, b: 0.451
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.437%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9867086 / 0xff6970b2
HSL
hsl(234, 32%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 32%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.247), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 234.247, saturation: 41.011%, perceived brightness: 46.849%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.938, S: 45.043, L: 49.259
Cubehelix
H: -127.848, S: 0.492, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.716, S: 0.113, L: 0.461
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.410), magenta: 37% (0.371), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 19.653, Y: 17.805, Z: 44.512
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.217, Y: 17.805
CIELab
L: 49.259, a: 14.379, b: -35.920
CIELuv
L: 49.259, u: -6.905, v: -55.737
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.259, C: 38.691, H: 291.817
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.259, C: 56.163, H: 262.938
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.196, a: 9.296, b: -33.007
CIECAM02
J: 38.562, C: 41.632, h: 270.768, Q: 122.347, M: 36.407, s: 54.550, H: 316.847
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -6.391, green: -0.127
LMS
L: 14.822, M: 16.668, S: 44.074
YCbCr
Y: 116.877, Cb: 158.010, Cr: 120.241
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.431, Db: 91.128, Dr: 23.653
YPbPr
Y: 115.261, Pb: 33.805, Pr: -6.536
xvYCC
Y: 114.989, Cb: 157.695, Cr: 122.259
YIQ
Y: 117.431, I: -25.373, Q: 19.055
YUV
Y: 117.431, U: 29.807, V: -10.906
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.659
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.572

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