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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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#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 / #fff

#6a5acd to black

  1. #6a5acd
  2. #594ba8
  3. #483d84
  4. #382f61
  5. #282141
  6. #181423
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2725 C
      #685bc7
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 814 U
      #7b5ec6
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 20 280 / Lavendel 125
      #6058cc
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Crayola

    1. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. Resene

    1. Fuchsia V58-090-298
      #7b5cb7
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R70B
      #5755bc
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

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#6a5acd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5acd foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6a5acd">…</p>

#6a5acd shadow

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="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: 41.569%, yellow: 35.294%, blue: 80.392%
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
YCoCg
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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