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#6a70a6 Hex Color Code

#6a70a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a70a6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a70a6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.92% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6a70a6 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 25% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.81 nm.

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#6a70a6 linear gradient to complementary #a4ac64

  1. #6a70a6
  2. #777a9c
  3. #838392
  4. #8d8d87
  5. #95977c
  6. #9da271
  7. #a4ac64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545b8f
  2. #5b6297
  3. #63699e
  4. #6a70a6
  5. #7177ae
  6. #797eb5
  7. #8086bd

Tones

  1. #6a70a6
  2. #7074a1
  3. #76789c
  4. #7b7c97
  5. #7f8092
  6. #84848d
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6a70a6 to white

  1. #6a70a6
  2. #8386b5
  3. #9b9dc3
  4. #b4b5d2
  5. #cdcde1
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#6a70a6 to black

  1. #6a70a6
  2. #585d88
  3. #474a6c
  4. #363850
  5. #262736
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  20. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2132 UP
      #6071a5
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  27. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 18.4%

#6a70a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a70a6 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6a70a6">…</p>

#6a70a6 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a70a6">…</p>

#6a70a6 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a70a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975654
Binary
01101010, 01110000, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6a70a6
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.327
RGB
rgb(106, 112, 166)
RGBA
rgba(106, 112, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.292, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.437%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801562 / 0xff6a70a6
HSL
hsl(234, 25%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 25%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 36% (0.361), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 36.145%, perceived brightness: 46.175%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.612, S: 36.576, L: 48.766
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 0.404, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.095, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.361), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 18.619, Y: 17.405, Z: 38.447
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.234, Y: 17.405
CIELab
L: 48.766, a: 11.221, b: -29.696
CIELuv
L: 48.766, u: -5.902, v: -45.521
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.766, C: 31.745, H: 290.700
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.766, C: 45.902, H: 262.612
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.719, a: 6.654, b: -25.437
CIECAM02
J: 38.156, C: 35.665, h: 271.013, Q: 121.700, M: 31.189, s: 50.624, H: 316.982
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -5.268, green: -0.114
LMS
L: 14.877, M: 16.679, S: 38.102
YCbCr
Y: 115.958, Cb: 152.594, Cr: 121.532
YCgCo
Y: 124.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.362, Db: 74.682, Dr: 19.716
YPbPr
Y: 114.610, Pb: 27.690, Pr: -5.484
xvYCC
Y: 114.430, Cb: 152.324, Cr: 123.183
YIQ
Y: 116.362, I: -20.922, Q: 15.533
YUV
Y: 116.362, U: 24.428, V: -9.091
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.037
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.693

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