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#6a729b Hex Color Code

#6a729b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a729b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a729b is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6a729b has a hue of 230° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.31 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a729b linear gradient to complementary #9e9d67

  1. #6a729b
  2. #757993
  3. #7f808b
  4. #888782
  5. #908e7a
  6. #979670
  7. #9e9d67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555d85
  2. #5c648c
  3. #636b93
  4. #6a729b
  5. #7179a3
  6. #7980aa
  7. #8088b2

Tones

  1. #6a729b
  2. #6f7597
  3. #737893
  4. #787a8f
  5. #7c7d8b
  6. #7f8087
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#6a729b to White

  1. #6a729b
  2. #8288ab
  3. #9b9fbc
  4. #b3b6cc
  5. #cccedd
  6. #e5e6ee
  7. #ffffff

#6a729b to Black

  1. #6a729b
  2. #585e7f
  3. #474b65
  4. #36394b
  5. #262833
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 0.853
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 2.742
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 0.902
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 1.070
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.154
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 1.473
    2. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.767
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.483
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #6e75a2
      ΔE = 1.839
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 1.498
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.865
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.583
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 1.591
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.695
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.678
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.714
  11. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.833
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.061
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.099
    2. Wild Wisteria 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.745
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.099
    2. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.745
  15. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.117
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.229
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.426
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.231
  18. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.316
    2. Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 2.518
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.343
    2. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.897
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.415
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.653
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.530
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.530
  23. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.650
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.699
  25. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.712
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.823
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.891
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.951

#6a729b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a729b foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a729b">…</p>

#6a729b background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6a729b">…</p>

#6a729b shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a729b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976155
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6a729b
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.233
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 155)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.304, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.266%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801061 / 0xff6a729b
HSL
hsl(230, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.204), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 230.204, saturation: 31.613, perceived brightness: 45.946
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.927, S: 28.091, L: 48.840
Cubehelix
H: -131.549, S: 0.318, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.542, S: 0.079, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 32 (0.316), magenta: 26 (0.265), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 39 (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.584), magenta: 55 (0.553), yellow: 39 (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.876, Y: 17.465, Z: 33.433
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.254, Y: 17.465
CIELab
L: 48.840, a: 6.986, b: -23.134
CIELuv
L: 48.840, u: -6.187, v: -34.830
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.840, C: 24.166, H: 286.803
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.840, C: 35.375, H: 259.927
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.791, a: 3.219, b: -18.179
CIECAM02
J: 38.243, C: 29.219, h: 267.897, Q: 121.838, M: 25.551, s: 45.795, H: 315.280
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -4.083, green: 0.130
LMS
L: 15.173, M: 17.273, S: 33.169
YCbCr
Y: 115.888, Cb: 147.183, Cr: 121.577
YCgCo
Y: 122.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.282, Db: 58.253, Dr: 19.561
YPbPr
Y: 115.248, Pb: 21.420, Pr: -5.886
xvYCC
Y: 114.978, Cb: 146.816, Cr: 122.830
YIQ
Y: 116.282, I: -17.938, Q: 11.065
YUV
Y: 116.282, U: 19.054, V: -9.020
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.097
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.113

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