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#6a70a9 Hex Color Code

#6a70a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a70a9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a70a9 is comprised of 41.57% red, 43.92% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6a70a9 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.6 nm.

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#6a70a9 linear gradient to complementary #a6af64

  1. #6a70a9
  2. #787a9f
  3. #848494
  4. #8e8f89
  5. #97997d
  6. #9fa471
  7. #a6af64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545b92
  2. #5b629a
  3. #6369a1
  4. #6a70a9
  5. #7177b1
  6. #797eb9
  7. #8086c0

Tones

  1. #6a70a9
  2. #7174a4
  3. #76789f
  4. #7c7d9a
  5. #818195
  6. #86868f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6a70a9 to white

  1. #6a70a9
  2. #8386b7
  3. #9c9dc5
  4. #b4b5d4
  5. #cdcde2
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#6a70a9 to black

  1. #6a70a9
  2. #585d8b
  3. #474a6d
  4. #363851
  5. #262737
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  24. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  27. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  28. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  31. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  32. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 17.2%

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#6a70a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a70a9 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #6a70a9">…</p>

#6a70a9 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6a70a9">…</p>

#6a70a9 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a70a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6975657
Binary
01101010, 01110000, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6a70a9
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 3.525
RGB
rgb(106, 112, 169)
RGBA
rgba(106, 112, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.289, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.437%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801559 / 0xff6a70a9
HSL
hsl(234, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.286), saturation: 37% (0.373), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 234.286, saturation: 37.278%, perceived brightness: 46.366%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.823, S: 38.664, L: 48.904
Cubehelix
H: -127.813, S: 0.425, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -2.717, S: 0.099, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.373), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 18.897, Y: 17.516, Z: 39.914
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.229, Y: 17.516
CIELab
L: 48.904, a: 12.067, b: -31.233
CIELuv
L: 48.904, u: -6.051, v: -48.048
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.904, C: 33.483, H: 291.124
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.904, C: 48.428, H: 262.823
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.853, a: 7.355, b: -27.247
CIECAM02
J: 38.277, C: 37.155, h: 271.155, Q: 121.894, M: 32.492, s: 51.629, H: 317.060
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.294, jaune: -5.546, green: -0.136
LMS
L: 14.891, M: 16.681, S: 39.546
YCbCr
Y: 116.252, Cb: 153.911, Cr: 121.319
YCgCo
Y: 124.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.704, Db: 78.681, Dr: 20.367
YPbPr
Y: 114.826, Pb: 29.190, Pr: -5.622
xvYCC
Y: 114.615, Cb: 153.641, Cr: 123.061
YIQ
Y: 116.704, I: -21.886, Q: 16.466
YUV
Y: 116.704, U: 25.736, V: -9.391
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.993
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.470

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