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Purple / #6a0dad Hex Color Code

#6a0dad Paint ChipThe color purple with hexadecimal color code #6a0dad is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a0dad is comprised of 41.57% red, 5.1% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6a0dad has a hue of 275° (degrees), 86% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.43 nm.

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#6a0dad linear gradient to complementary #00ba00

  1. #6a0dad
  2. #713d99
  3. #725a85
  4. #6e7470
  5. #628c59
  6. #4ba33d
  7. #00ba00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5b009e
  2. #6000a3
  3. #6503a8
  4. #6a0dad
  5. #6f15b2
  6. #741cb7
  7. #7922bc

Tones

  1. #6a0dad
  2. #6b26a0
  3. #6b3592
  4. #694185
  5. #664b78
  6. #62546a
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#6a0dad to white

  1. #6a0dad
  2. #8741bb
  3. #a167c9
  4. #ba8cd7
  5. #d2b2e5
  6. #e9d8f2
  7. #ffffff

#6a0dad to black

  1. #6a0dad
  2. #59128e
  3. #481470
  4. #381354
  5. #281139
  6. #190b20
  7. #000000

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#6a0dad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a0dad foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6a0dad">…</p>

#6a0dad background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #6a0dad">…</p>

#6a0dad shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a0dad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6950317
Binary
01101010, 00001101, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6a0dad
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#61a ΔE = 0.805
RGB
rgb(106, 13, 173)
RGBA
rgba(106, 13, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.363, g: 0.045, b: 0.592
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.051%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9826899 / 0xff6a0dad
HSL
hsl(275, 86%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(275, 86%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 275° (274.875), saturation: 92% (0.925), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 274.875, saturation: 92.486%, perceived brightness: 32.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.363, S: 96.628, L: 30.325
Cubehelix
H: -91.522, S: 1.465, L: 0.229
TSL
T: 5.524, S: 0.390, L: 0.232
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.387), magenta: 92% (0.925), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 95% (0.949), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 13.629, Y: 6.369, Z: 40.038
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.106, Y: 6.369
CIELab
L: 30.325, a: 62.026, b: -63.414
CIELuv
L: 30.325, u: 15.740, v: -86.071
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.325, C: 88.705, H: 314.366
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.325, C: 87.498, H: 280.363
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.237, a: 52.230, b: -76.397
CIECAM02
J: 22.736, C: 66.554, h: 299.848, Q: 93.944, M: 58.201, s: 78.710, H: 334.099
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.752, jaune: -12.135, green: -5.917
LMS
L: 6.221, M: 1.467, S: 39.501
YCbCr
Y: 66.748, Cb: 184.476, Cr: 157.467
YCgCo
Y: 76.250, Cg: -63.250, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 59.047, Db: 171.430, Dr: -89.249
YPbPr
Y: 44.329, Pb: 69.305, Pr: 39.140
xvYCC
Y: 54.071, Cb: 188.880, Cr: 162.382
YIQ
Y: 59.047, I: 4.000, Q: 69.447
YUV
Y: 59.047, U: 56.077, V: 41.193
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 14.517
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 2.825

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