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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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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

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  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%

#6a5acd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5acd foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<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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