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#6972b7 Hex Color Code

#6972b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6972b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6972b7 is comprised of 41.18% red, 44.71% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6972b7 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 35% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.08 nm.

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#6972b7 linear gradient to complementary #b1be62

  1. #6972b7
  2. #7b7eaa
  3. #8a8a9d
  4. #969790
  5. #a0a482
  6. #a9b173
  7. #b1be62

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525d9f
  2. #5964a7
  3. #616baf
  4. #6972b7
  5. #7179bf
  6. #7981c7
  7. #8188cf

Tones

  1. #6972b7
  2. #7177b1
  3. #797caa
  4. #7f81a4
  5. #85869d
  6. #8b8b97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6972b7 to white

  1. #6972b7
  2. #8388c3
  3. #9c9fcf
  4. #b5b6db
  5. #cecee7
  6. #e6e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#6972b7 to black

  1. #6972b7
  2. #585e96
  3. #474b76
  4. #363958
  5. #26283b
  6. #171820
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.826 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.826 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.826 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  16. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  23. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

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#6972b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6972b7 foreground

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="color: #6972b7">…</p>

#6972b7 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6972b7">…</p>

#6972b7 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6972b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910647
Binary
01101001, 01110010, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6972b7
LRV
≈ 18.5%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.096
RGB
rgb(105, 114, 183)
RGBA
rgba(105, 114, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.284, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.443%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866569 / 0xff6972b7
HSL
hsl(233, 35%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 35%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.077), saturation: 43% (0.426), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 233.077, saturation: 42.623%, perceived brightness: 47.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.344, S: 47.844, L: 50.044
Cubehelix
H: -128.890, S: 0.518, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -2.666, S: 0.118, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.426), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.388, Y: 18.456, Z: 47.279
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.214, Y: 18.456
CIELab
L: 50.044, a: 14.630, b: -37.579
CIELuv
L: 50.044, u: -7.872, v: -58.567
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.044, C: 40.326, H: 291.272
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.044, C: 59.094, H: 262.344
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.960, a: 9.531, b: -35.178
CIECAM02
J: 39.285, C: 43.262, h: 269.669, Q: 123.488, M: 37.832, s: 55.350, H: 316.245
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -6.683, green: -0.019
LMS
L: 15.191, M: 17.272, S: 46.806
YCbCr
Y: 118.375, Cb: 159.623, Cr: 119.150
YCgCo
Y: 129.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.175, Db: 96.027, Dr: 26.970
YPbPr
Y: 117.051, Pb: 35.535, Pr: -7.674
xvYCC
Y: 116.526, Cb: 159.215, Cr: 121.259
YIQ
Y: 119.175, I: -27.529, Q: 19.565
YUV
Y: 119.175, U: 31.409, V: -12.436
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.154
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.523

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