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#6976c9 Hex Color Code

#6976c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6976c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6976c9 is comprised of 41.18% red, 46.27% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6976c9 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 47% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.49 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6976c9 linear gradient to complementary #bfce64

  1. #6976c9
  2. #8084ba
  3. #9192ab
  4. #a0a19b
  5. #acaf8a
  6. #b6bf78
  7. #bfce64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5060b0
  2. #5867b8
  3. #616ec1
  4. #6976c9
  5. #717ed2
  6. #7a85da
  7. #828de3

Tones

  1. #6976c9
  2. #747cc1
  3. #7d81b9
  4. #8587b1
  5. #8d8da9
  6. #9393a1
  7. #999999 / #999

Tints and Shades

#6976c9 to white

  1. #6976c9
  2. #848bd2
  3. #9ea1db
  4. #b7b8e5
  5. #cfcfed
  6. #e7e7f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6976c9 to black

  1. #6976c9
  2. #5862a4
  3. #474e81
  4. #373b60
  5. #272940
  6. #181823
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 272
      #8273ba
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.196 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  14. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  15. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  21. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  23. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Blue Violet / 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  28. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2098-4
      #8076b4
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  30. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  32. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#6976c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6976c9 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6976c9">…</p>

#6976c9 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6976c9">…</p>

#6976c9 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6976c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6911689
Binary
01101001, 01110110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6976c9
LRV
≈ 20.2%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 0.644
RGB
rgb(105, 118, 201)
RGBA
rgba(105, 118, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.278, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 45.666%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9865527 / 0xff6976c9
HSL
hsl(232, 47%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 47%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.875), saturation: 48% (0.478), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 231.875, saturation: 47.761%, perceived brightness: 49.721%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.933, S: 59.533, L: 52.035
Cubehelix
H: -129.985, S: 0.629, L: 0.483
TSL
T: -2.614, S: 0.137, L: 0.485
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 41% (0.413), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 22.843, Y: 20.176, Z: 57.938
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.200, Y: 20.176
CIELab
L: 52.035, a: 17.613, b: -44.765
CIELuv
L: 52.035, u: -10.035, v: -70.797
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.035, C: 48.106, H: 291.477
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.035, C: 71.504, H: 261.933
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.918, a: 12.173, b: -45.034
CIECAM02
J: 41.123, C: 49.909, h: 268.127, Q: 126.344, M: 43.645, s: 58.775, H: 315.405
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.374, jaune: -7.978, green: 0.167
LMS
L: 15.998, M: 18.529, S: 57.319
YCbCr
Y: 122.155, Cb: 166.361, Cr: 116.400
YCoCg
Y: 135.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.575, Db: 116.489, Dr: 35.340
YPbPr
Y: 121.207, Pb: 42.995, Pr: -10.318
xvYCC
Y: 120.095, Cb: 165.768, Cr: 118.936
YIQ
Y: 123.575, I: -34.409, Q: 23.075
YUV
Y: 123.575, U: 38.102, V: -16.296
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.519
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.665

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