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#6974b7 Hex Color Code

#6974b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6974b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6974b7 is comprised of 41.18% red, 45.49% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6974b7 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 35% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.97 nm.

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#6974b7 linear gradient to complementary #b3bb65

  1. #6974b7
  2. #7b7fab
  3. #8a8b9e
  4. #969691
  5. #a1a283
  6. #abaf75
  7. #b3bb65

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515e9f
  2. #5965a7
  3. #616daf
  4. #6974b7
  5. #717bbf
  6. #7983c7
  7. #818ad0

Tones

  1. #6974b7
  2. #7179b1
  3. #797daa
  4. #7f82a4
  5. #85869d
  6. #8b8b97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6974b7 to white

  1. #6974b7
  2. #838ac3
  3. #9ca0cf
  4. #b5b7db
  5. #cecee7
  6. #e6e6f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6974b7 to black

  1. #6974b7
  2. #586096
  3. #474d76
  4. #363a58
  5. #26283b
  6. #171820
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 0.243 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.309 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  6. Nerolac

    1. ★ Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle (0605)
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.475 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  23. Apple Barrel

    1. Princess Purple / 21978E
      #716fb3
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  24. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 3.018 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  29. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.309 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  30. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  32. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.475 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  36. Behr

    1. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  37. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  40. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  41. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  42. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Tetra Blue Met. / 22007
      #647eb9
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  43. Dulux

    1. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  44. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  46. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  47. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  48. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  49. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  51. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  52. Ressource Peintures

    1. Mykonos / OROC36
      #5a7ab7
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  53. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  54. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  55. Delta

    1. GP Purple / 04028
      #8178b8
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  56. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  57. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  58. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  59. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 35
      #5776af
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. RAL 280 50 30
      #5f76a8
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  60. FolkArt

    1. Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  61. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  62. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  63. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#6974b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6974b7 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #6974b7">…</p>

#6974b7 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6974b7">…</p>

#6974b7 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6974b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6911159
Binary
01101001, 01110100, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6974b7
LRV
≈ 18.9%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.334
RGB
rgb(105, 116, 183)
RGBA
rgba(105, 116, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.287, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 44.957%, blue: 71.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9866057 / 0xff6974b7
HSL
hsl(232, 35%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 35%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.538), saturation: 43% (0.426), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 231.538, saturation: 42.623%, perceived brightness: 48.050%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.442, S: 47.133, L: 50.584
Cubehelix
H: -130.296, S: 0.510, L: 0.471
TSL
T: -2.600, S: 0.116, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.426), magenta: 37% (0.366), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.616, Y: 18.912, Z: 47.355
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.218, Y: 18.912
CIELab
L: 50.584, a: 13.416, b: -36.730
CIELuv
L: 50.584, u: -8.610, v: -57.218
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.584, C: 39.103, H: 290.066
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.584, C: 57.863, H: 261.442
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.488, a: 8.515, b: -34.120
CIECAM02
J: 39.794, C: 42.589, h: 268.414, Q: 124.286, M: 37.244, s: 54.741, H: 315.561
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.325, jaune: -6.519, green: 0.111
LMS
L: 15.541, M: 17.887, S: 46.888
YCbCr
Y: 119.383, Cb: 159.041, Cr: 118.414
YCoCg
Y: 130.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 120.349, Db: 94.261, Dr: 29.202
YPbPr
Y: 118.481, Pb: 34.765, Pr: -8.582
xvYCC
Y: 117.754, Cb: 158.539, Cr: 120.461
YIQ
Y: 120.349, I: -28.077, Q: 18.520
YUV
Y: 120.349, U: 30.832, V: -13.466
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.941
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.068

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