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#6971a4 Hex Color Code

#6971a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6971a4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6971a4 is comprised of 41.18% red, 44.31% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #6971a4 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 24% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.13 nm.

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#6971a4 linear gradient to complementary #a3a964

  1. #6971a4
  2. #767a9a
  3. #828390
  4. #8b8c86
  5. #94967b
  6. #9c9f70
  7. #a3a964

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535c8d
  2. #5a6395
  3. #626a9c
  4. #6971a4
  5. #7078ac
  6. #787fb3
  7. #7f87bb

Tones

  1. #6971a4
  2. #6f759f
  3. #75789a
  4. #7a7c96
  5. #7e8091
  6. #83838c
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#6971a4 to white

  1. #6971a4
  2. #8287b3
  3. #9b9ec2
  4. #b3b5d1
  5. #cccde0
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#6971a4 to black

  1. #6971a4
  2. #575d87
  3. #464b6a
  4. #36394f
  5. #262736
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2126 UP
      #6672a6
      ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

#6971a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6971a4 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6971a4">…</p>

#6971a4 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6971a4">…</p>

#6971a4 shadow

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6971a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910372
Binary
01101001, 01110001, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#6971a4
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.632
RGB
rgb(105, 113, 164)
RGBA
rgba(105, 113, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.296, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866844 / 0xff6971a4
HSL
hsl(232, 24%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 24%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.864), saturation: 36% (0.360), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 231.864, saturation: 35.976%, perceived brightness: 46.165%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.283, S: 34.875, L: 48.876
Cubehelix
H: -129.995, S: 0.389, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -2.614, S: 0.093, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.360), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 18.430, Y: 17.493, Z: 37.520
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.238, Y: 17.493
CIELab
L: 48.876, a: 9.763, b: -28.362
CIELuv
L: 48.876, u: -6.636, v: -43.285
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.876, C: 29.995, H: 288.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.876, C: 43.791, H: 261.283
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.825, a: 5.461, b: -23.911
CIECAM02
J: 38.238, C: 34.462, h: 269.214, Q: 121.830, M: 30.136, s: 49.736, H: 315.996
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -5.019, green: 0.037
LMS
L: 14.927, M: 16.956, S: 37.191
YCbCr
Y: 116.009, Cb: 151.573, Cr: 120.867
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.422, Db: 71.583, Dr: 21.731
YPbPr
Y: 114.968, Pb: 26.420, Pr: -6.346
xvYCC
Y: 114.737, Cb: 151.208, Cr: 122.425
YIQ
Y: 116.422, I: -21.150, Q: 14.176
YUV
Y: 116.422, U: 23.414, V: -10.021
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.113
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.375

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