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#6a6ad3 Hex Color Code

#6a6ad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6ad3 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6a6ad3 is comprised of 41.57% red, 41.57% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6ad3 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 54% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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

#6a6ad3 linear gradient to complementary #ccff3e

  1. #6a6ad3
  2. #8881c0
  3. #9e9aad
  4. #aeb298
  5. #bbcb81
  6. #c5e565
  7. #ccff3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5155bb
  2. #595cc3
  3. #6263cb
  4. #6a6ad3
  5. #7271db
  6. #7b78e3
  7. #8380ec

Tones

  1. #6a6ad3
  2. #7773cb
  3. #817bc2
  4. #8a84ba
  5. #928db1
  6. #9996a8
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6a6ad3 to white

  1. #6a6ad3
  2. #8681db
  3. #a099e3
  4. #b9b2ea
  5. #d1cbf1
  6. #e8e5f8
  7. #ffffff

#6a6ad3 to black

  1. #6a6ad3
  2. #5958ac
  3. #484687
  4. #383664
  5. #282643
  6. #181724
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#6a6ad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6ad3 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6a6ad3">…</p>

#6a6ad3 background

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6a6ad3">…</p>

#6a6ad3 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6ad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974163
Binary
01101010, 01101010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#6a6ad3
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 1.763
RGB
rgb(106, 106, 211)
RGBA
rgba(106, 106, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.251, b: 0.499
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9803053 / 0xff6a6ad3
HSL
hsl(240, 54%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 54%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 50% (0.498), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 49.763%, perceived brightness: 48.078%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 69.564, L: 49.586
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.749, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.157, L: 0.463
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.498), magenta: 50% (0.498), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 22.852, Y: 18.074, Z: 63.900
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.172, Y: 18.074
CIELab
L: 49.586, a: 28.211, b: -54.368
CIELuv
L: 49.586, u: -6.205, v: -85.991
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.586, C: 61.251, H: 297.424
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.586, C: 86.215, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.514, a: 21.549, b: -59.356
CIECAM02
J: 38.770, C: 57.487, h: 273.353, Q: 122.675, M: 50.271, s: 64.015, H: 318.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.462, jaune: -9.814, green: -0.597
LMS
L: 14.133, M: 14.992, S: 63.154
YCbCr
Y: 117.344, Cb: 174.095, Cr: 120.545
YCgCo
Y: 132.250, Cg: -26.250, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.970, Db: 139.965, Dr: 22.785
YPbPr
Y: 113.560, Pb: 52.500, Pr: -4.830
xvYCC
Y: 113.528, Cb: 174.118, Cr: 123.757
YIQ
Y: 117.970, I: -33.733, Q: 32.669
YUV
Y: 117.970, U: 45.781, V: -10.501
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.560
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 5.373

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