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Benjamin Moore French Violet / 1427 / #6a6e87 Hex Color Code

#6a6e87 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6e87 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6e87 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.14% green and 52.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6e87 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 12% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.91 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a6e87 linear gradient to complementary #898768

  1. #6a6e87
  2. #707282
  3. #76767d
  4. #7b7a78
  5. #807e73
  6. #85836d
  7. #898768

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565a72
  2. #5c6179
  3. #636780
  4. #6a6e87
  5. #71758e
  6. #787c95
  7. #7f839c

Tints and Shades

#6a6e87 to White

  1. #6a6e87
  2. #81859a
  3. #9a9cae
  4. #b2b4c1
  5. #cbccd6
  6. #e5e5ea
  7. #ffffff

#6a6e87 to Black

  1. #6a6e87
  2. #585b6f
  3. #464958
  4. #363742
  5. #26272e
  6. #17171a
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 0.565
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 0.711
    2. Grape Haze 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.982
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 0.711
    2. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.982
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 1.036
    2. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 2.496
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 1.115
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 1.342
    2. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.435
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 1.606
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 1.808
    2. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.618
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 1.859
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.033
    2. Brooklyn Nights 2
      #6f6c81
      ΔE = 2.508
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 2.055
    2. 4-38-5 Discreet
      #64728c
      ΔE = 2.951
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.059
    2. ★ 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 2.139
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Haze / T12 40.G9
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.063
    2. ★ Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.113
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.093
    2. Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 2.499
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.172
    2. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.278
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.185
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.220
    2. Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.678
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.313
  19. Glidden

    1. Creamy Blueberry
      #6e718f
      ΔE = 2.319
  20. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.360
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.435
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.441
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.494
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.494
  25. Ford

    1. Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 2.502
  26. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.624
  27. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.906
  28. CIL

    1. Pinot Noir
      #736f84
      ΔE = 2.916

#6a6e87 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6e87 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6a6e87">…</p>

#6a6e87 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6a6e87">…</p>

#6a6e87 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 #6a6e87">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975111
Binary
01101010, 01101110, 10000111
Hexadecimal
#6a6e87
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 4.132
RGB
rgb(106, 110, 135)
RGBA
rgba(106, 110, 135, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.313, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.429%, blue: 0.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802105 / 0xff6a6e87
HSL
hsl(232, 12%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 12%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.724), saturation: 21% (0.215), value: 53% (0.529)
HSP
hue: 231.724, saturation: 21.481%, perceived brightness: 43.914%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.486, S: 16.387, L: 46.929
Cubehelix
H: -130.124, S: 0.192, L: 0.437
TSL
T: -2.608, S: 0.050, L: 0.438
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.215), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.471)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 47% (0.471)
XYZ
X: 15.892, Y: 15.965, Z: 25.161
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.280, Y: 15.965
CIELab
L: 46.929, a: 4.210, b: -14.233
CIELuv
L: 46.929, u: -3.481, v: -20.771
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.929, C: 14.843, H: 286.478
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.929, C: 21.061, H: 260.486
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.956, a: 1.072, b: -9.367
CIECAM02
J: 36.512, C: 19.411, h: 269.230, Q: 119.050, M: 16.975, s: 37.760, H: 316.005
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.179, jaune: -2.529, green: 0.063
LMS
L: 14.418, M: 16.073, S: 25.008
YCbCr
Y: 111.912, Cb: 139.567, Cr: 124.469
YCgCo
Y: 115.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 111.654, Db: 35.125, Dr: 10.757
YPbPr
Y: 110.948, Pb: 12.960, Pr: -3.150
xvYCC
Y: 111.285, Cb: 139.384, Cr: 125.233
YIQ
Y: 111.654, I: -10.414, Q: 6.933
YUV
Y: 111.654, U: 11.490, V: -4.960
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 4.614
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 8.573

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