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#6a6b9b Hex Color Code

#6a6b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6b9b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6b9b is comprised of 41.57% red, 41.96% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6b9b has a hue of 239° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.15 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a6b9b linear gradient to complementary #9ba461

  1. #6a6b9b
  2. #757492
  3. #7f7d89
  4. #878780
  5. #8e9076
  6. #959a6c
  7. #9ba461

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555785
  2. #5c5e8d
  3. #636494
  4. #6a6b9b
  5. #7172a2
  6. #7879aa
  7. #7f80b1

Tones

  1. #6a6b9b
  2. #6f6f97
  3. #737393
  4. #78778f
  5. #7c7b8b
  6. #7f7f87
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#6a6b9b to white

  1. #6a6b9b
  2. #8282ab
  3. #9b9abc
  4. #b3b2cc
  5. #cccbdd
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#6a6b9b to black

  1. #6a6b9b
  2. #58597f
  3. #474765
  4. #36364b
  5. #262633
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 2738 UP
      #5d699b
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  26. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

#6a6b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6b9b foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6a6b9b">…</p>

#6a6b9b background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6a6b9b">…</p>

#6a6b9b shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974363
Binary
01101010, 01101011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6a6b9b
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.007
RGB
rgb(106, 107, 155)
RGBA
rgba(106, 107, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.288, g: 0.291, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802853 / 0xff6a6b9b
HSL
hsl(239, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.776), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 238.776, saturation: 31.613%, perceived brightness: 44.400%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.223, S: 31.129, L: 46.903
Cubehelix
H: -124.031, S: 0.348, L: 0.439
TSL
T: -2.903, S: 0.083, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.316), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.116, Y: 15.946, Z: 33.180
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.241, Y: 15.946
CIELab
L: 46.903, a: 11.220, b: -26.133
CIELuv
L: 46.903, u: -3.314, v: -39.655
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.903, C: 28.440, H: 293.236
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.903, C: 39.793, H: 265.223
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.932, a: 6.631, b: -21.312
CIECAM02
J: 36.469, C: 31.961, h: 275.120, Q: 118.979, M: 27.949, s: 48.467, H: 319.265
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -4.652, green: -0.388
LMS
L: 14.005, M: 15.227, S: 32.897
YCbCr
Y: 112.360, Cb: 149.220, Cr: 124.153
YCgCo
Y: 118.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.173, Db: 64.434, Dr: 11.749
YPbPr
Y: 110.243, Pb: 24.115, Pr: -2.708
xvYCC
Y: 110.679, Cb: 149.183, Cr: 125.621
YIQ
Y: 112.173, I: -16.016, Q: 14.723
YUV
Y: 112.173, U: 21.076, V: -5.415
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.109
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.335

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