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#6a6bb3 Hex Color Code

#6a6bb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6bb3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6bb3 is comprised of 41.57% red, 41.96% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6bb3 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 32% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.82 nm.

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

#6a6bb3 linear gradient to complementary #abc25b

  1. #6a6bb3
  2. #7b79a6
  3. #888799
  4. #93958b
  5. #9da47d
  6. #a4b36d
  7. #abc25b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54579c
  2. #5b5da4
  3. #6364ab
  4. #6a6bb3
  5. #7172bb
  6. #7979c2
  7. #8180ca

Tones

  1. #6a6bb3
  2. #7271ad
  3. #7977a7
  4. #7f7da1
  5. #85839b
  6. #8a8995
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#6a6bb3 to white

  1. #6a6bb3
  2. #8482c0
  3. #9d9acc
  4. #b5b2d9
  5. #cecbe6
  6. #e6e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#6a6bb3 to black

  1. #6a6bb3
  2. #585993
  3. #474774
  4. #373656
  5. #27263a
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  14. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  18. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

#6a6bb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6bb3 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6a6bb3">…</p>

#6a6bb3 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6a6bb3">…</p>

#6a6bb3 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6bb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974387
Binary
01101010, 01101011, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6a6bb3
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.225
RGB
rgb(106, 107, 179)
RGBA
rgba(106, 107, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.273, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802829 / 0xff6a6bb3
HSL
hsl(239, 32%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 32%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.178), saturation: 41% (0.408), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 239.178, saturation: 40.782%, perceived brightness: 45.956%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.485, S: 47.437, L: 48.050
Cubehelix
H: -123.708, S: 0.518, L: 0.449
TSL
T: -2.919, S: 0.117, L: 0.451
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.402), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 19.336, Y: 16.833, Z: 44.869
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.208, Y: 16.833
CIELab
L: 48.050, a: 17.991, b: -38.401
CIELuv
L: 48.050, u: -4.715, v: -59.710
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.050, C: 42.406, H: 295.103
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.050, C: 59.896, H: 265.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.029, a: 12.323, b: -36.120
CIECAM02
J: 37.462, C: 43.708, h: 274.427, Q: 120.588, M: 38.222, s: 56.300, H: 318.876
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.353, jaune: -6.873, green: -0.532
LMS
L: 14.114, M: 15.244, S: 44.412
YCbCr
Y: 114.712, Cb: 159.756, Cr: 122.449
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 114.909, Db: 96.426, Dr: 16.957
YPbPr
Y: 111.971, Pb: 36.115, Pr: -3.812
xvYCC
Y: 112.163, Cb: 159.725, Cr: 124.651
YIQ
Y: 114.909, I: -23.727, Q: 22.190
YUV
Y: 114.909, U: 31.540, V: -7.816
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.662
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.048

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