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#6a6cc8 Hex Color Code

#6a6cc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6cc8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6cc8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6cc8 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 46% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.05 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6a6cc8 linear gradient to complementary #bbdf53

  1. #6a6cc8
  2. #817eb8
  3. #9391a7
  4. #a1a495
  5. #abb782
  6. #b4cb6d
  7. #bbdf53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5257b0
  2. #5a5eb8
  3. #6265c0
  4. #6a6cc8
  5. #7273d0
  6. #7a7ad8
  7. #8282e0

Tones

  1. #6a6cc8
  2. #7573c0
  3. #7e7bb9
  4. #8682b1
  5. #8d8aa9
  6. #9391a1
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6a6cc8 to white

  1. #6a6cc8
  2. #8583d2
  3. #9f9adb
  4. #b7b3e4
  5. #d0cced
  6. #e7e5f6
  7. #ffffff

#6a6cc8 to black

  1. #6a6cc8
  2. #5959a4
  3. #484881
  4. #37365f
  5. #272640
  6. #181723
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 0.990 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

#6a6cc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6cc8 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #6a6cc8">…</p>

#6a6cc8 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #6a6cc8">…</p>

#6a6cc8 shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6cc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974664
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#6a6cc8
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 2.401
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 200)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.261, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802552 / 0xff6a6cc8
HSL
hsl(239, 46%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 46%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.723), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 238.723, saturation: 47.000%, perceived brightness: 47.654%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.320, S: 61.531, L: 49.446
Cubehelix
H: -124.073, S: 0.661, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.900, S: 0.142, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.470), magenta: 46% (0.460), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 21.729, Y: 17.958, Z: 56.954
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.186, Y: 17.958
CIELab
L: 49.446, a: 23.635, b: -48.308
CIELuv
L: 49.446, u: -6.234, v: -76.153
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.446, C: 53.780, H: 296.070
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.446, C: 76.408, H: 265.320
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.377, a: 17.364, b: -50.020
CIECAM02
J: 38.686, C: 52.481, h: 273.112, Q: 122.543, M: 45.894, s: 61.197, H: 318.143
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.418, jaune: -8.684, green: -0.499
LMS
L: 14.388, M: 15.543, S: 56.318
YCbCr
Y: 117.274, Cb: 168.684, Cr: 120.590
YCgCo
Y: 130.500, Cg: -22.500, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.890, Db: 123.536, Dr: 22.630
YPbPr
Y: 114.198, Pb: 46.230, Pr: -5.232
xvYCC
Y: 114.076, Cb: 168.610, Cr: 123.404
YIQ
Y: 117.890, I: -30.748, Q: 28.202
YUV
Y: 117.890, U: 40.407, V: -10.431
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.053
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 5.547

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