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#6a6c9b Hex Color Code

#6a6c9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6c9b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6c9b is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6c9b has a hue of 238° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.85 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a6c9b linear gradient to complementary #9aa362

  1. #6a6c9b
  2. #757592
  3. #7e7e89
  4. #868780
  5. #8e9077
  6. #949a6d
  7. #9aa362

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555885
  2. #5c5f8c
  3. #636594
  4. #6a6c9b
  5. #7173a2
  6. #787aaa
  7. #7f81b1

Tones

  1. #6a6c9b
  2. #6f7097
  3. #737493
  4. #78778f
  5. #7c7b8b
  6. #7f7f87
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#6a6c9b to white

  1. #6a6c9b
  2. #8283ab
  3. #9b9abc
  4. #b3b3cc
  5. #ccccdd
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#6a6c9b to black

  1. #6a6c9b
  2. #58597f
  3. #474865
  4. #36364b
  5. #262633
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7671 UP
      #6c6b9d
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ P 100-13 C
      #736f9b
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Amethyst Falls 4
      #736f9c
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  13. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  15. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  18. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  20. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  26. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  30. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

#6a6c9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6c9b foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a6c9b">…</p>

#6a6c9b background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6a6c9b">…</p>

#6a6c9b 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 #6a6c9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974619
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6a6c9b
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.425
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 155)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.293, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802597 / 0xff6a6c9b
HSL
hsl(238, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.551), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 237.551, saturation: 31.613%, perceived brightness: 44.618%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.548, S: 30.702, L: 47.178
Cubehelix
H: -125.029, S: 0.343, L: 0.441
TSL
T: -2.853, S: 0.082, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.316), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.221, Y: 16.155, Z: 33.215
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.243, Y: 16.155
CIELab
L: 47.178, a: 10.612, b: -25.707
CIELuv
L: 47.178, u: -3.720, v: -38.975
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.178, C: 27.811, H: 292.431
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.178, C: 39.152, H: 264.548
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.194, a: 6.140, b: -20.860
CIECAM02
J: 36.718, C: 31.555, h: 274.185, Q: 119.385, M: 27.595, s: 48.077, H: 318.741
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.262, jaune: -4.571, green: -0.314
LMS
L: 14.166, M: 15.509, S: 32.935
YCbCr
Y: 112.864, Cb: 148.929, Cr: 123.785
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.760, Db: 63.551, Dr: 12.865
YPbPr
Y: 110.958, Pb: 23.730, Pr: -3.162
xvYCC
Y: 111.293, Cb: 148.845, Cr: 125.222
YIQ
Y: 112.760, I: -16.291, Q: 14.200
YUV
Y: 112.760, U: 20.787, V: -5.930
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.316
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.682

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