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#6a6a96 Hex Color Code

#6a6a96 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6a96 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a6a96 is comprised of 41.57% red, 41.57% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6a96 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 17% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6a6a96 linear gradient to complementary #969f61

  1. #6a6a96
  2. #74738e
  3. #7c7b86
  4. #84847d
  5. #8a8d74
  6. #91966b
  7. #969f61

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565681
  2. #5c5d88
  3. #63638f
  4. #6a6a96
  5. #71719d
  6. #7878a4
  7. #7f7eac

Tones

  1. #6a6a96
  2. #6e6e92
  3. #72718f
  4. #76758b
  5. #7a7987
  6. #7d7c84
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#6a6a96 to white

  1. #6a6a96
  2. #8281a7
  3. #9a99b8
  4. #b3b2ca
  5. #cccbdb
  6. #e5e5ed
  7. #ffffff

#6a6a96 to black

  1. #6a6a96
  2. #58587b
  3. #474662
  4. #363649
  5. #262632
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  18. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  20. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Falls 4
      #736f9c
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  24. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

#6a6a96 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6a96 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #6a6a96">…</p>

#6a6a96 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6a6a96">…</p>

#6a6a96 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6a96">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974102
Binary
01101010, 01101010, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#6a6a96
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.239
RGB
rgb(106, 106, 150)
RGBA
rgba(106, 106, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.293, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9803114 / 0xff6a6a96
HSL
hsl(240, 17%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 17%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 29% (0.293), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 29.333%, perceived brightness: 43.880%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 28.199, L: 46.410
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.317, L: 0.435
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.077, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.293), magenta: 29% (0.293), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 16.601, Y: 15.574, Z: 30.980
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.247, Y: 15.574
CIELab
L: 46.410, a: 10.484, b: -23.939
CIELuv
L: 46.410, u: -2.606, v: -36.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.410, C: 26.134, H: 293.651
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.410, C: 36.215, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.464, a: 6.029, b: -18.919
CIECAM02
J: 36.031, C: 29.711, h: 276.185, Q: 118.263, M: 25.982, s: 46.872, H: 319.865
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.253, jaune: -4.264, green: -0.419
LMS
L: 13.825, M: 14.945, S: 30.727
YCbCr
Y: 111.366, Cb: 147.316, Cr: 124.876
YCgCo
Y: 117.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 15.500
YDbDr
Y: 111.016, Db: 58.652, Dr: 9.548
YPbPr
Y: 109.168, Pb: 22.000, Pr: -2.024
xvYCC
Y: 109.756, Cb: 147.325, Cr: 126.222
YIQ
Y: 111.016, I: -14.136, Q: 13.690
YUV
Y: 111.016, U: 19.185, V: -4.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.259
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.066

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