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#6972be Hex Color Code

#6972be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6972be is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6972be is comprised of 41.18% red, 44.71% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6972be has a hue of 234° (degrees), 40% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.66 nm.

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#6972be linear gradient to complementary #b6c562

  1. #6972be
  2. #7d7fb0
  3. #8d8ca2
  4. #999a94
  5. #a4a885
  6. #aeb774
  7. #b6c562

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515ca6
  2. #5964ae
  3. #616bb6
  4. #6972be
  5. #7179c6
  6. #7981ce
  7. #8188d7

Tones

  1. #6972be
  2. #7277b7
  3. #7a7db0
  4. #8282a9
  5. #8888a2
  6. #8e8d9a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6972be to white

  1. #6972be
  2. #8488c9
  3. #9d9fd4
  4. #b6b6df
  5. #ceceea
  6. #e7e6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6972be to black

  1. #6972be
  2. #585e9b
  3. #474b7a
  4. #36395b
  5. #27283d
  6. #171721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.008 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 3.330 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  13. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Magic Moment 620B-6
      #737aaf
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  14. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  16. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. RAL 290 50 30
      #6c71a6
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 38-d1
      #8073af
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.294 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  22. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  23. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  29. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 272
      #8273ba
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  35. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2098-4
      #8076b4
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  39. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  40. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  42. Dulux

    1. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  43. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#6972be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6972be foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6972be">…</p>

#6972be background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6972be">…</p>

#6972be 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 #6972be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910654
Binary
01101001, 01110010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6972be
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 2.533
RGB
rgb(105, 114, 190)
RGBA
rgba(105, 114, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.279, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 44.368%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866562 / 0xff6972be
HSL
hsl(234, 40%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 40%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.647), saturation: 45% (0.447), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 233.647, saturation: 44.737%, perceived brightness: 48.094%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.758, S: 52.815, L: 50.399
Cubehelix
H: -128.379, S: 0.567, L: 0.469
TSL
T: -2.690, S: 0.126, L: 0.470
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.447), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 21.134, Y: 18.755, Z: 51.212
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.206, Y: 18.755
CIELab
L: 50.399, a: 16.713, b: -41.056
CIELuv
L: 50.399, u: -8.180, v: -64.373
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.399, C: 44.328, H: 292.151
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.399, C: 64.891, H: 262.758
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.306, a: 11.325, b: -39.798
CIECAM02
J: 39.598, C: 46.414, h: 269.873, Q: 123.979, M: 40.589, s: 57.217, H: 316.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.357, jaune: -7.318, green: -0.048
LMS
L: 15.228, M: 17.278, S: 50.680
YCbCr
Y: 119.061, Cb: 162.696, Cr: 118.653
YCoCg
Y: 130.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 119.973, Db: 105.358, Dr: 28.489
YPbPr
Y: 117.555, Pb: 39.035, Pr: -7.996
xvYCC
Y: 116.959, Cb: 162.290, Cr: 120.976
YIQ
Y: 119.973, I: -29.777, Q: 21.743
YUV
Y: 119.973, U: 34.461, V: -13.136
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.270
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.389

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