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Resene Blue Marguerite V57-089-289 / #6a5bb1 Hex Color Code

#6a5bb1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a5bb1 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a5bb1 is comprised of 41.57% red, 35.69% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6a5bb1 has a hue of 250° (degrees), 36% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 455.01 nm.

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

#6a5bb1 linear gradient to complementary #9cdb31

  1. #6a5bb1
  2. #7c70a1
  3. #888590
  4. #929a7f
  5. #98af6b
  6. #9bc553
  7. #9cdb31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56499c
  2. #5c4fa3
  3. #6355aa
  4. #6a5bb1
  5. #7161b8
  6. #7868bf
  7. #7f6ec6

Tones

  1. #6a5bb1
  2. #7162aa
  3. #7669a3
  4. #7b709c
  5. #7f7895
  6. #837f8d
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6a5bb1 to white

  1. #6a5bb1
  2. #8474be
  3. #9d8fcb
  4. #b6aad8
  5. #cec5e5
  6. #e7e2f2
  7. #ffffff

#6a5bb1 to black

  1. #6a5bb1
  2. #584c91
  3. #473d72
  4. #372f55
  5. #272139
  6. #171520
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ Aerospace B7-C1-4
      #605cb4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2369 U
      #5e5cb0
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2126 U
      #5b5bb1
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. Crayola

    1. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-c
      #6b59a3
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  5. Focoltone

    1. 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 14.3%

#6a5bb1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a5bb1 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6a5bb1">…</p>

#6a5bb1 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #6a5bb1">…</p>

#6a5bb1 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a5bb1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6970289
Binary
01101010, 01011011, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#6a5bb1
LRV
≈ 13.7%
Closest short hex
#65a ΔE = 2.303
RGB
rgb(106, 91, 177)
RGBA
rgba(106, 91, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.243, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.357%, blue: 0.694%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9806927 / 0xff6a5bb1
HSL
hsl(250, 36%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(250, 36%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 250° (250.465), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 250.465, saturation: 48.588%, perceived brightness: 42.585%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.777, S: 51.535, L: 43.829
Cubehelix
H: -114.327, S: 0.594, L: 0.412
TSL
T: -3.390, S: 0.138, L: 0.413
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.401), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 17.619, Y: 13.720, Z: 43.306
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.184, Y: 13.720
CIELab
L: 43.829, a: 27.206, b: -43.929
CIELuv
L: 43.829, u: 0.919, v: -67.728
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.829, C: 51.672, H: 301.771
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.829, C: 67.734, H: 270.777
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.041, a: 20.083, b: -43.391
CIECAM02
J: 33.665, C: 48.549, h: 282.438, Q: 114.314, M: 42.455, s: 60.942, H: 323.456
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.425, jaune: -7.980, green: -1.618
LMS
L: 11.772, M: 11.158, S: 42.827
YCbCr
Y: 106.452, Cb: 163.534, Cr: 128.479
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 105.289, Db: 107.888, Dr: -1.333
YPbPr
Y: 100.387, Pb: 41.275, Pr: 3.544
xvYCC
Y: 102.215, Cb: 164.257, Cr: 131.113
YIQ
Y: 105.289, I: -18.693, Q: 29.929
YUV
Y: 105.289, U: 35.290, V: 0.624
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.254
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 2.122

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