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#6971b9 Hex Color Code

#6971b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6971b9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6971b9 is comprised of 41.18% red, 44.31% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #6971b9 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 36% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.53 nm.

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#6971b9 linear gradient to complementary #b2c161

  1. #6971b9
  2. #7c7eac
  3. #8a8b9f
  4. #979891
  5. #a1a582
  6. #aab372
  7. #b2c161

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525ca1
  2. #5963a9
  3. #616ab1
  4. #6971b9
  5. #7178c1
  6. #7980c9
  7. #8187d1

Tones

  1. #6971b9
  2. #7276b2
  3. #797bac
  4. #8081a5
  5. #86869f
  6. #8c8c98
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6971b9 to white

  1. #6971b9
  2. #8387c5
  3. #9c9ed0
  4. #b5b5dc
  5. #cecde8
  6. #e6e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#6971b9 to black

  1. #6971b9
  2. #585d97
  3. #474b77
  4. #363959
  5. #26273c
  6. #171721
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  19. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

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#6971b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6971b9 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6971b9">…</p>

#6971b9 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6971b9">…</p>

#6971b9 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6971b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910393
Binary
01101001, 01110001, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#6971b9
LRV
≈ 18.3%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.649
RGB
rgb(105, 113, 185)
RGBA
rgba(105, 113, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.280, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.440%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866823 / 0xff6971b9
HSL
hsl(234, 36%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 36%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 43.243%, perceived brightness: 47.536%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.888, S: 49.606, L: 49.876
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 0.537, L: 0.465
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.121, L: 0.466
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 39% (0.389), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 20.485, Y: 18.315, Z: 48.345
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.210, Y: 18.315
CIELab
L: 49.876, a: 15.831, b: -38.999
CIELuv
L: 49.876, u: -7.597, v: -60.896
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.876, C: 42.090, H: 292.094
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.876, C: 61.368, H: 262.888
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.796, a: 10.548, b: -37.020
CIECAM02
J: 39.121, C: 44.509, h: 270.325, Q: 123.230, M: 38.923, s: 56.201, H: 316.604
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.345, jaune: -6.947, green: -0.093
LMS
L: 15.028, M: 16.972, S: 47.853
YCbCr
Y: 118.067, Cb: 160.792, Cr: 119.376
YCgCo
Y: 129.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.816, Db: 99.576, Dr: 26.288
YPbPr
Y: 116.480, Pb: 36.920, Pr: -7.312
xvYCC
Y: 116.036, Cb: 160.432, Cr: 121.577
YIQ
Y: 118.816, I: -27.897, Q: 20.710
YUV
Y: 118.816, U: 32.570, V: -12.121
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.321
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.536

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