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#6a6eb6 Hex Color Code

#6a6eb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6eb6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6eb6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.14% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6eb6 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 34% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.06 nm.

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#6a6eb6 linear gradient to complementary #afc25e

  1. #6a6eb6
  2. #7c7ba9
  3. #8a899c
  4. #96978e
  5. #9fa57f
  6. #a8b370
  7. #afc25e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53599f
  2. #5b60a6
  3. #6267ae
  4. #6a6eb6
  5. #7275be
  6. #797cc6
  7. #8184ce

Tones

  1. #6a6eb6
  2. #7274b0
  3. #7979aa
  4. #807fa3
  5. #86849d
  6. #8b8a97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6a6eb6 to White

  1. #6a6eb6
  2. #8484c2
  3. #9d9cce
  4. #b5b4db
  5. #cecce7
  6. #e6e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6a6eb6 to Black

  1. #6a6eb6
  2. #585b95
  3. #474975
  4. #373757
  5. #27273b
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.030
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.445
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.030
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.445
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.030
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.445
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.218
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.590
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.007
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.231
  8. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.377
  9. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.385
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.410
  11. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.455
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.500
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.474
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.474
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.629
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.629
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.767
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.840
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.938

#6a6eb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6eb6 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6a6eb6">…</p>

#6a6eb6 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6a6eb6">…</p>

#6a6eb6 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6eb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975158
Binary
01101010, 01101110, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6a6eb6
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.207
RGB
rgb(106, 110, 182)
RGBA
rgba(106, 110, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.276, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802058 / 0xff6a6eb6
HSL
hsl(237, 34%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 34%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.842), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 236.842, saturation: 41.758%, perceived brightness: 46.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.347, S: 48.454, L: 48.998
Cubehelix
H: -125.618, S: 0.525, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -2.824, S: 0.118, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 19.961, Y: 17.593, Z: 46.591
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.209, Y: 17.593
CIELab
L: 48.998, a: 17.036, b: -38.645
CIELuv
L: 48.998, u: -5.964, v: -60.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.998, C: 42.233, H: 293.790
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.998, C: 60.537, H: 264.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.943, a: 11.547, b: -36.499
CIECAM02
J: 38.332, C: 44.024, h: 272.638, Q: 121.980, M: 38.498, s: 56.179, H: 317.880
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -6.902, green: -0.342
LMS
L: 14.619, M: 16.103, S: 46.117
YCbCr
Y: 116.518, Cb: 160.200, Cr: 121.132
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.012, Db: 97.776, Dr: 20.956
YPbPr
Y: 114.332, Pb: 36.460, Pr: -5.312
xvYCC
Y: 114.191, Cb: 160.028, Cr: 123.334
YIQ
Y: 117.012, I: -25.514, Q: 21.556
YUV
Y: 117.012, U: 31.982, V: -9.661
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.892
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.717

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