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Slateblue / Slate blue / #6a5acd Hex Color Code

#6a5acd Paint ChipThe color slateblue / Slate blue with hexadecimal color code #6a5acd is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a5acd is comprised of 41.57% red, 35.29% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #6a5acd has a hue of 248° (degrees), 53% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 458.27 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6a5acd linear gradient to complementary #a1ff28

  1. #6a5acd
  2. #8275ba
  3. #9290a6
  4. #9dab90
  5. #a2c777
  6. #a4e359
  7. #a1ff28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5347b7
  2. #5b4dbe
  3. #6254c6
  4. #6a5acd
  5. #7260d4
  6. #7967dc
  7. #816ee4

Tones

  1. #6a5acd
  2. #7564c4
  3. #7e6dba
  4. #8577b1
  5. #8b81a8
  6. #908a9e
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6a5acd to white

  1. #6a5acd
  2. #8674d6
  3. #a08edf
  4. #b9aae7
  5. #d1c5ef
  6. #e8e2f7
  7. #ffffff

#6a5acd to black

  1. #6a5acd
  2. #594ba8
  3. #483d84
  4. #382f61
  5. #282141
  6. #181423
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2725 C
      #685bc7
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 20 280 / Lavendel 125
      #6058cc
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 13.8%

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#6a5acd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5acd foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a5acd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6970061
Binary
01101010, 01011010, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#6a5acd
LRV
≈ 14.8%
Closest short hex
#65c ΔE = 1.706
RGB
rgb(106, 90, 205)
RGBA
rgba(106, 90, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.224, b: 0.511
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.353%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9807155 / 0xff6a5acd
HSL
hsl(248, 53%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(248, 53%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 248° (248.348), saturation: 56% (0.561), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 248.348, saturation: 56.098%, perceived brightness: 44.549%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.279, S: 69.145, L: 45.336
Cubehelix
H: -116.172, S: 0.797, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -3.298, S: 0.173, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.483), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 20.616, Y: 14.783, Z: 59.513
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.156, Y: 14.783
CIELab
L: 45.336, a: 36.039, b: -57.772
CIELuv
L: 45.336, u: -1.130, v: -89.721
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.336, C: 68.091, H: 301.957
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.336, C: 89.728, H: 269.279
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.449, a: 28.425, b: -64.857
CIECAM02
J: 34.880, C: 59.851, h: 278.880, Q: 116.359, M: 52.339, s: 67.068, H: 321.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.523, jaune: -10.541, green: -1.541
LMS
L: 11.794, M: 10.952, S: 58.788
YCbCr
Y: 108.692, Cb: 176.117, Cr: 126.859
YCgCo
Y: 122.750, Cg: -32.750, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 107.894, Db: 146.095, Dr: 3.627
YPbPr
Y: 101.688, Pb: 55.660, Pr: 2.710
xvYCC
Y: 103.332, Cb: 176.893, Cr: 130.381
YIQ
Y: 107.894, I: -27.414, Q: 39.164
YUV
Y: 107.894, U: 47.787, V: -1.661
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 7.437
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 2.961

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