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#6a5a97 Hex Color Code

#6a5a97 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a5a97 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a5a97 is comprised of 41.57% red, 35.29% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6a5a97 has a hue of 256° (degrees), 25% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 442.43 nm.

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#6a5a97 linear gradient to complementary #80a948

  1. #6a5a97
  2. #72678c
  3. #787480
  4. #7c8174
  5. #7f8f67
  6. #809c58
  7. #80a948

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #574884
  2. #5d4e8a
  3. #645490
  4. #6a5a97
  5. #70609e
  6. #7766a4
  7. #7d6cab

Tones

  1. #6a5a97
  2. #6d5f92
  3. #70648d
  4. #736a88
  5. #756f83
  6. #77747e
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#6a5a97 to white

  1. #6a5a97
  2. #8273a8
  3. #9b8eb9
  4. #b4a9ca
  5. #ccc5dc
  6. #e6e2ed
  7. #ffffff

#6a5a97 to black

  1. #6a5a97
  2. #584b7c
  3. #473c62
  4. #362e4a
  5. #262132
  6. #17141c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3838 TPG
      #6b5b95
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ P 99-14 C
      #645a95
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Silver Shell P3-D1-4
      #6c5894
      ΔE = 1.058 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Timeless Classic P4-D1-4
      #6c5490
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ 1-41-7 Pure Passion
      #735b98
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. Sico

    1. ★ 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  10. Resene

    1. Butterfly Bush V54-057-295
      #68578c
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d5
      #675c8f
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 38-c
      #6b59a3
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  12. Behr

    1. 630B-7 Pandora
      #695f94
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Dulux

    1. 23RB 11/349
      #64568c
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  15. Brillux

    1. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. CIL

    1. Palace Purple
      #67568a
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R60B
      #765a98
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Purple Bygone / T10 35C-2
      #725690
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

#6a5a97 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5a97 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6a5a97">…</p>

#6a5a97 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6a5a97">…</p>

#6a5a97 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a5a97">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6970007
Binary
01101010, 01011010, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6a5a97
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#659 ΔE = 2.192
RGB
rgb(106, 90, 151)
RGBA
rgba(106, 90, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.259, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.353%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9807209 / 0xff6a5a97
HSL
hsl(256, 25%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(256, 25%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 256° (255.738), saturation: 40% (0.404), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 255.738, saturation: 40.397%, perceived brightness: 40.591%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.389, S: 35.537, L: 42.171
Cubehelix
H: -109.587, S: 0.417, L: 0.398
TSL
T: -3.619, S: 0.106, L: 0.399
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 15.185, Y: 12.611, Z: 30.906
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.215, Y: 12.611
CIELab
L: 42.171, a: 20.570, b: -31.145
CIELuv
L: 42.171, u: 3.631, v: -47.298
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.171, C: 37.325, H: 303.443
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.171, C: 47.438, H: 274.389
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.511, a: 14.181, b: -26.743
CIECAM02
J: 32.299, C: 37.258, h: 288.352, Q: 111.972, M: 32.581, s: 53.942, H: 326.961
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -5.653, green: -1.662
LMS
L: 11.526, M: 10.911, S: 30.610
YCbCr
Y: 103.400, Cb: 152.411, Cr: 130.693
YCgCo
Y: 109.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 101.738, Db: 74.113, Dr: -8.091
YPbPr
Y: 97.800, Pb: 28.660, Pr: 5.194
xvYCC
Y: 99.993, Cb: 153.176, Cr: 132.563
YIQ
Y: 101.738, I: -10.066, Q: 22.363
YUV
Y: 101.738, U: 24.243, V: 3.739
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/10 ΔE = 2.398
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.400

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