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#6a6ed6 Hex Color Code

#6a6ed6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6ed6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6ed6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.14% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6ed6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 57% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.44 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6a6ed6 linear gradient to complementary #cff947

  1. #6a6ed6
  2. #8884c3
  3. #9e9ab0
  4. #afb19b
  5. #bcc985
  6. #c7e16a
  7. #cff947

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5058bd
  2. #595fc5
  3. #6167ce
  4. #6a6ed6
  5. #7275de
  6. #7b7de7
  7. #8384ef

Tones

  1. #6a6ed6
  2. #7776cd
  3. #827ec4
  4. #8b87bc
  5. #938fb3
  6. #9a97a9
  7. #a0a0a0

Tints and Shades

#6a6ed6 to white

  1. #6a6ed6
  2. #8785dd
  3. #a09ce5
  4. #b9b4eb
  5. #d1ccf2
  6. #e8e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#6a6ed6 to black

  1. #6a6ed6
  2. #595baf
  3. #484989
  4. #383765
  5. #282744
  6. #181724
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 2366 U
      #7271c8
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  5. Caparol

    1. 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 20.3%

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#6a6ed6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6ed6 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6a6ed6">…</p>

#6a6ed6 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #6a6ed6">…</p>

#6a6ed6 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6ed6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975190
Binary
01101010, 01101110, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#6a6ed6
LRV
≈ 19.1%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 2.986
RGB
rgb(106, 110, 214)
RGBA
rgba(106, 110, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.256, b: 0.498
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802026 / 0xff6a6ed6
HSL
hsl(238, 57%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 57%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 50% (0.505), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 50.467%, perceived brightness: 49.111%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.948, S: 70.786, L: 50.769
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 0.751, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.156, L: 0.473
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.505), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 23.654, Y: 19.070, Z: 66.040
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.175, Y: 19.070
CIELab
L: 50.769, a: 26.706, b: -54.177
CIELuv
L: 50.769, u: -7.606, v: -86.041
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.769, C: 60.402, H: 296.240
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.769, C: 86.376, H: 264.948
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.669, a: 20.266, b: -59.095
CIECAM02
J: 39.877, C: 57.483, h: 271.838, Q: 124.415, M: 50.268, s: 63.564, H: 317.436
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.452, jaune: -9.756, green: -0.362
LMS
L: 14.801, M: 16.131, S: 65.274
YCbCr
Y: 119.654, Cb: 174.248, Cr: 118.860
YCgCo
Y: 135.000, Cg: -25.000, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 120.660, Db: 140.432, Dr: 27.900
YPbPr
Y: 116.636, Pb: 52.460, Pr: -6.784
xvYCC
Y: 116.170, Cb: 174.083, Cr: 122.041
YIQ
Y: 120.660, I: -35.794, Q: 31.512
YUV
Y: 120.660, U: 45.934, V: -12.861
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.635
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.552

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