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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.

Color Variations

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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

Paints

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%

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#6a6cc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6cc8 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a6cc8">…</p>

#6a6cc8 background

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="background-color: #6a6cc8">…</p>

#6a6cc8 shadow

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

Henry David Thoreau
<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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