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#6a6f8a Hex Color Code

#6a6f8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6f8a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a6f8a is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.53% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6f8a has a hue of 231° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.42 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a6f8a linear gradient to complementary #8c8a68

  1. #6a6f8a
  2. #717385
  3. #77787f
  4. #7d7c7a
  5. #828174
  6. #87856e
  7. #8c8a68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565b75
  2. #5c617c
  3. #636883
  4. #6a6f8a
  5. #717691
  6. #787d98
  7. #7f84a0

Tints and Shades

#6a6f8a to white

  1. #6a6f8a
  2. #82859d
  3. #9a9cb0
  4. #b2b4c3
  5. #cbcdd7
  6. #e5e6eb
  7. #ffffff

#6a6f8a to black

  1. #6a6f8a
  2. #585c72
  3. #47495a
  4. #363844
  5. #26272f
  6. #17171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Grape Haze 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Creamy Blueberry
      #6e718f
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. Bristol

    1. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  22. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. General Paint

    1. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  24. RAL

    1. RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  25. CIL

    1. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

#6a6f8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6f8a foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6a6f8a">…</p>

#6a6f8a background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6a6f8a">…</p>

#6a6f8a shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6f8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975370
Binary
01101010, 01101111, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#6a6f8a
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 4.101
RGB
rgb(106, 111, 138)
RGBA
rgba(106, 111, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.299, g: 0.313, b: 0.389
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.433%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801846 / 0xff6a6f8a
HSL
hsl(231, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 13%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.625), saturation: 23% (0.232), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 230.625, saturation: 23.188%, perceived brightness: 44.303%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.758, S: 18.351, L: 47.324
Cubehelix
H: -131.150, S: 0.210, L: 0.441
TSL
T: -2.560, S: 0.054, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.232), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 16.215, Y: 16.268, Z: 26.326
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.277, Y: 16.268
CIELab
L: 47.324, a: 4.359, b: -15.417
CIELuv
L: 47.324, u: -4.081, v: -22.587
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.324, C: 16.021, H: 285.787
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.324, C: 22.952, H: 259.758
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.333, a: 1.177, b: -10.465
CIECAM02
J: 36.869, C: 20.802, h: 268.258, Q: 119.630, M: 18.191, s: 38.995, H: 315.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -2.732, green: 0.102
LMS
L: 14.595, M: 16.366, S: 26.158
YCbCr
Y: 112.710, Cb: 140.593, Cr: 123.888
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 112.583, Db: 38.241, Dr: 12.524
YPbPr
Y: 111.879, Pb: 14.075, Pr: -3.742
xvYCC
Y: 112.084, Cb: 140.364, Cr: 124.713
YIQ
Y: 112.583, I: -11.653, Q: 7.343
YUV
Y: 112.583, U: 12.509, V: -5.775
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 4.881
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.278

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