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#6a5a96 Hex Color Code

#6a5a96 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a5a96 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a5a96 is comprised of 41.57% red, 35.29% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6a5a96 has a hue of 256° (degrees), 25% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 441.45 nm.

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#6a5a96 linear gradient to complementary #80a749

  1. #6a5a96
  2. #72678b
  3. #78747f
  4. #7c8073
  5. #7f8d67
  6. #809a59
  7. #80a749

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #574983
  2. #5e4e89
  3. #645490
  4. #6a5a96
  5. #70609d
  6. #7766a3
  7. #7d6caa

Tones

  1. #6a5a96
  2. #6d5f91
  3. #70648c
  4. #726987
  5. #756e82
  6. #76737d
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#6a5a96 to white

  1. #6a5a96
  2. #8273a7
  3. #9b8eb8
  4. #b4a9ca
  5. #ccc5db
  6. #e6e2ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a5a96 to black

  1. #6a5a96
  2. #584b7b
  3. #473c62
  4. #362e49
  5. #262132
  6. #17141c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3838 TPG
      #6b5b95
      ΔE = 0.558 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. P 102-7 U
      #5e5986
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ 1-41-7 Pure Passion
      #735b98
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  3. Sico

    1. ★ 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 16RB 13/349
      #625894
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Purple Pout
      #675386
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Mauve Bauhaus / 1407
      #5f5485
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Jubilee / 538
      #7e6099
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. DE 5964 - Concord Jam
      #695a82
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.33.32
      #685f98
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. W8.28.34
      #795c90
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  11. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 129 Violet Brown
      #6f588f
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush V54-057-295
      #68578c
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fashionista / 41D-4
      #64558d
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  14. Plascon

    1. Timeless Classic P4-D1-4
      #6c5490
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Tidal Wave B6-D1-4
      #58609c
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  15. CIL

    1. Palace Purple
      #67568a
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Purple Fire
      #795c8e
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Caparol

    1. 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 60 11 300 / Amethyst 110
      #6854a0
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  17. Brillux

    1. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Pansy Purple
      #6a5c8b
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Ultra violet 18-3838TCX
      #5d5493
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Intense Violet / T10 36C-2
      #61548b
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Purple Berry / T12 36.H5
      #5f568b
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  21. General Paint

    1. High Church / CLV 1175N
      #6d5f8e
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. CF10470
      #685d86
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  23. Bristol

    1. Purple Berry / P097-C7
      #5f568b
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Byzantine Purple / P094-W7
      #725588
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  24. Dupont

    1. CAS678
      #60578a
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. CAS702
      #705292
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Palace Purple / 23RB 11/349
      #695686
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 3.475 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-c2
      #625297
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-7 Purple Tryst
      #655288
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. 3-41-6 Perky Plum
      #5e5884
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  29. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Purple
      #6d5194
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  30. Olympic

    1. Byzantine Purple A43-6
      #635486
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Cleopatra's Gown A42-6
      #725688
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 6279
      #614e95
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. African Violet - 6982
      #665385
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Gutsy Grape - 6980
      #705284
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  35. Behr

    1. Berry Jam 640B-7
      #645584
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  36. Wattyl

    1. Dynamo / D59W
      #705488
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Lydia's Purple / D60W
      #635e86
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Iris Illusion / 7157
      #605786
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  38. Beckers

    1. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R50B
      #745e89
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  40. Pascol

    1. Plump Purple PA010
      #6f5785
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Very Currant PZ8010
      #605284
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. Pluie pourpre
      #59578d
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Indigo
      #5c5484
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  42. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P24 Jacaranda
      #795f92
      ΔE = 4.274 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  43. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 D 45 - Deep purple / Pageant
      #5d5387
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Sultan Blue / NP PB 1456 A
      #5d5387
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Red Purple / NP PB 1407 A
      #6f5282
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Paddywack
      #6d5187
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  46. Duron

    1. Purple Passage
      #6a5b84
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Oriental Night 29-14
      #5c5687
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  48. Ford

    1. Purple
      #7c609c
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R60B
      #665581
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  50. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Byzantine Purple 243-7
      #694f86
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  51. Porter Paints

    1. Byzantine Purple / 243-7
      #694f86
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  52. ICI Paints

    1. Purple Fire 42RB 14/320
      #705385
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 4283 Palace Purple 23RB 11/349
      #5d4e86
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  53. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petulant Pat / KM3072-5
      #565391
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  54. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  55. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  56. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Chiffon / 7205
      #57518c
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  57. KILZ

    1. Super Violet / A722
      #6e5481
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  58. New Look

    1. Hoop-a-Loop / G38-06
      #635e86
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  59. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  60. Glidden

    1. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  61. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52923
      #6f5183
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  62. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  63. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

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#6a5a96 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5a96 foreground

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Mark Rothko
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#6a5a96 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
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#6a5a96 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6970006
Binary
01101010, 01011010, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#6a5a96
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#659 ΔE = 2.306
RGB
rgb(106, 90, 150)
RGBA
rgba(106, 90, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.260, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 35.294%, blue: 58.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9807210 / 0xff6a5a96
HSL
hsl(256, 25%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(256, 25%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 256° (256.000), saturation: 40% (0.400), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 256.000, saturation: 40.000%, perceived brightness: 40.526%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.583, S: 34.905, L: 42.121
Cubehelix
H: -109.347, S: 0.410, L: 0.398
TSL
T: -3.630, S: 0.105, L: 0.399
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.293), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 15.104, Y: 12.578, Z: 30.480
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.216, Y: 12.578
CIELab
L: 42.121, a: 20.302, b: -30.624
CIELuv
L: 42.121, u: 3.726, v: -46.476
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.121, C: 36.743, H: 303.541
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.121, C: 46.625, H: 274.583
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.466, a: 13.952, b: -26.129
CIECAM02
J: 32.259, C: 36.776, h: 288.628, Q: 111.901, M: 32.160, s: 53.609, H: 327.127
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.330, jaune: -5.559, green: -1.658
LMS
L: 11.522, M: 10.911, S: 30.191
YCbCr
Y: 103.302, Cb: 151.972, Cr: 130.764
YCoCg
Y: 109.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: 15.500
YDbDr
Y: 101.624, Db: 72.780, Dr: -8.308
YPbPr
Y: 97.728, Pb: 28.160, Pr: 5.240
xvYCC
Y: 99.931, Cb: 152.737, Cr: 132.603
YIQ
Y: 101.624, I: -9.744, Q: 22.051
YUV
Y: 101.624, U: 23.807, V: 3.839
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/8 ΔE = 2.251
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.439

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