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#6a6c9d Hex Color Code

#6a6c9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6c9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6c9d is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6c9d has a hue of 238° (degrees), 21% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.78 nm.

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#6a6c9d linear gradient to complementary #9ca562

  1. #6a6c9d
  2. #757594
  3. #7f7e8b
  4. #888881
  5. #8f9178
  6. #969b6d
  7. #9ca562

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555887
  2. #5c5f8e
  3. #636596
  4. #6a6c9d
  5. #7173a4
  6. #787aac
  7. #7f81b3

Tones

  1. #6a6c9d
  2. #6f7099
  3. #747495
  4. #787891
  5. #7c7c8d
  6. #808088
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6a6c9d to white

  1. #6a6c9d
  2. #8283ad
  3. #9b9abd
  4. #b3b3cd
  5. #ccccde
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#6a6c9d to black

  1. #6a6c9d
  2. #585981
  3. #474866
  4. #36364c
  5. #262634
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 2738 UP
      #5d699b
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  19. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  24. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  27. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  29. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  30. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

#6a6c9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6c9d foreground

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="color: #6a6c9d">…</p>

#6a6c9d background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6a6c9d">…</p>

#6a6c9d shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6c9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974621
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#6a6c9d
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.308
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 157)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.286, g: 0.291, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802595 / 0xff6a6c9d
HSL
hsl(238, 21%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 21%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.647), saturation: 32% (0.325), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 237.647, saturation: 32.484%, perceived brightness: 44.741%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.614, S: 32.058, L: 47.266
Cubehelix
H: -124.950, S: 0.358, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -2.857, S: 0.085, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.325), magenta: 31% (0.312), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 17.391, Y: 16.223, Z: 34.107
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.240, Y: 16.223
CIELab
L: 47.266, a: 11.156, b: -26.749
CIELuv
L: 47.266, u: -3.833, v: -40.661
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.266, C: 28.983, H: 292.640
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.266, C: 40.842, H: 264.614
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.278, a: 6.584, b: -22.012
CIECAM02
J: 36.795, C: 32.604, h: 274.198, Q: 119.510, M: 28.512, s: 48.844, H: 318.748
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -4.758, green: -0.331
LMS
L: 14.174, M: 15.511, S: 33.813
YCbCr
Y: 113.060, Cb: 149.807, Cr: 123.643
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 13.750
YDbDr
Y: 112.988, Db: 66.217, Dr: 13.299
YPbPr
Y: 111.102, Pb: 24.730, Pr: -3.254
xvYCC
Y: 111.417, Cb: 149.724, Cr: 125.142
YIQ
Y: 112.988, I: -16.933, Q: 14.823
YUV
Y: 112.988, U: 21.659, V: -6.130
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.594
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.305

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