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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. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. 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%
  3. 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%
  4. Caparol

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

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

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  10. 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%
  11. 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%
  12. Beckers

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

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

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

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. 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%
  17. CIL

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

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

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

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. 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%
  22. Dulux Australia

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

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

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

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

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

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

#6a6c9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6c9b foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6a6c9b">…</p>

#6a6c9b background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

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

#6a6c9b shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<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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