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#6a6ca8 Hex Color Code

#6a6ca8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6ca8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6ca8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6ca8 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 26% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.49 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6a6ca8 linear gradient to complementary #a4b35f

  1. #6a6ca8
  2. #78779d
  3. #848392
  4. #8e8f86
  5. #969b7a
  6. #9ea76d
  7. #a4b35f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545892
  2. #5c5e99
  3. #6365a0
  4. #6a6ca8
  5. #7173b0
  6. #797ab7
  7. #8081bf

Tones

  1. #6a6ca8
  2. #7071a3
  3. #76759e
  4. #7b7a99
  5. #807f94
  6. #85848e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6a6ca8 to white

  1. #6a6ca8
  2. #8383b6
  3. #9c9ac5
  4. #b4b3d3
  5. #cdcbe2
  6. #e6e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#6a6ca8 to black

  1. #6a6ca8
  2. #58598a
  3. #47486d
  4. #363651
  5. #262637
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  17. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  24. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

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#6a6ca8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6ca8 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6a6ca8">…</p>

#6a6ca8 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a6ca8">…</p>

#6a6ca8 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6ca8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974632
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6a6ca8
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.647
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 168)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.283, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802584 / 0xff6a6ca8
HSL
hsl(238, 26%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 26%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.065), saturation: 37% (0.369), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 238.065, saturation: 36.905%, perceived brightness: 45.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.896, S: 39.550, L: 47.772
Cubehelix
H: -124.608, S: 0.436, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -2.874, S: 0.101, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.369), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 18.372, Y: 16.616, Z: 39.277
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.224, Y: 16.616
CIELab
L: 47.772, a: 14.218, b: -32.420
CIELuv
L: 47.772, u: -4.457, v: -49.907
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.772, C: 35.400, H: 293.680
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.772, C: 50.105, H: 264.896
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.762, a: 9.118, b: -28.596
CIECAM02
J: 37.236, C: 38.150, h: 274.113, Q: 120.224, M: 33.361, s: 52.678, H: 318.701
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -5.780, green: -0.411
LMS
L: 14.223, M: 15.518, S: 38.906
YCbCr
Y: 114.138, Cb: 154.636, Cr: 122.862
YCgCo
Y: 122.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 114.242, Db: 80.880, Dr: 15.686
YPbPr
Y: 111.894, Pb: 30.230, Pr: -3.760
xvYCC
Y: 112.097, Cb: 154.555, Cr: 124.697
YIQ
Y: 114.242, I: -20.467, Q: 18.245
YUV
Y: 114.242, U: 26.455, V: -7.231
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.933
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.970

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