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#6973ad Hex Color Code

#6973ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6973ad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6973ad is comprised of 41.18% red, 45.1% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6973ad has a hue of 231° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.38 nm.

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#6973ad linear gradient to complementary #abb165

  1. #6973ad
  2. #797da2
  3. #868797
  4. #91918b
  5. #9a9c7f
  6. #a3a673
  7. #abb165

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525e96
  2. #5a659d
  3. #616ca5
  4. #6973ad
  5. #717ab5
  6. #7882bd
  7. #8089c5

Tones

  1. #6973ad
  2. #7077a7
  3. #767ba2
  4. #7c7f9c
  5. #828397
  6. #868791
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6973ad to white

  1. #6973ad
  2. #8289bb
  3. #9b9fc8
  4. #b4b6d6
  5. #cdcee3
  6. #e6e6f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6973ad to black

  1. #6973ad
  2. #575f8e
  3. #464c70
  4. #363a53
  5. #262838
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 CP
      #6c74b3
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 10254 C
      #536ca4
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 3.004 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  26. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 3.494 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  30. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  31. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  32. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  34. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  35. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.034 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  36. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  37. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  39. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  40. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  41. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  43. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 30
      #5f76a8
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  44. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  45. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 3.843 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  46. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  50. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  51. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  52. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  53. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  54. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  55. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  57. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  58. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  59. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  60. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  61. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  62. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 22.2%

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#6973ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6973ad foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #6973ad">…</p>

#6973ad background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #6973ad">…</p>

#6973ad shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6973ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6910893
Binary
01101001, 01110011, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6973ad
LRV
≈ 18.3%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.625
RGB
rgb(105, 115, 173)
RGBA
rgba(105, 115, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.293, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 44.595%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866323 / 0xff6973ad
HSL
hsl(231, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.176), saturation: 39% (0.393), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 231.176, saturation: 39.306%, perceived brightness: 47.175%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.028, S: 40.385, L: 49.835
Cubehelix
H: -130.633, S: 0.444, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -2.584, S: 0.104, L: 0.465
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.393), magenta: 34% (0.335), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 19.497, Y: 18.281, Z: 42.028
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.229, Y: 18.281
CIELab
L: 49.835, a: 11.109, b: -32.112
CIELuv
L: 49.835, u: -7.816, v: -49.503
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.835, C: 33.979, H: 289.082
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.835, C: 50.117, H: 261.028
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.756, a: 6.573, b: -28.351
CIECAM02
J: 39.114, C: 38.206, h: 268.387, Q: 123.219, M: 33.410, s: 52.072, H: 315.546
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.295, jaune: -5.686, green: 0.107
LMS
L: 15.316, M: 17.570, S: 41.638
YCbCr
Y: 117.899, Cb: 154.942, Cr: 119.492
YCoCg
Y: 127.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.622, Db: 81.814, Dr: 25.916
YPbPr
Y: 117.046, Pb: 30.150, Pr: -7.668
xvYCC
Y: 116.522, Cb: 154.485, Cr: 121.264
YIQ
Y: 118.622, I: -24.590, Q: 15.931
YUV
Y: 118.622, U: 26.760, V: -11.951
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.504
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.545

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