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#6a729c Hex Color Code

#6a729c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a729c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a729c is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6a729c has a hue of 230° (degrees), 20% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.2 nm.

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#6a729c linear gradient to complementary #9d9e68

  1. #6a729c
  2. #757994
  3. #7f808c
  4. #878783
  5. #8f8f7b
  6. #969671
  7. #9d9e68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545d86
  2. #5c648d
  3. #636b94
  4. #6a729c
  5. #7179a4
  6. #7980ab
  7. #8088b3

Tones

  1. #6a729c
  2. #6f7598
  3. #737894
  4. #787a90
  5. #7c7d8b
  6. #7f8087
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#6a729c to white

  1. #6a729c
  2. #8288ac
  3. #9b9fbc
  4. #b3b6cd
  5. #cccedd
  6. #e5e6ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a729c to black

  1. #6a729c
  2. #585e80
  3. #474b65
  4. #36394c
  5. #262834
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 0.645 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 5183D Ruling Royalty
      #757197
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Cry Me a River R169B
      #6b7392
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  5. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  6. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  7. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 4.276 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Royal Intrigue 620D-6
      #687095
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Royal Fortune S560-5
      #737793
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6173
      #5e7094
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 CP
      #7274a1
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 20-0128 TPM / Violaceous
      #737397
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #6a7092
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Dynamic / 9158
      #5f6e8d
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Graphite Blue
      #5b7194
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Olympic

    1. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Blueberry Patch B46-5
      #5f7498
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 20
      #687698
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  35. Nerolac

    1. Commadore - 2356
      #677394
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  36. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.091 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #5c678c
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  39. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  41. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7358-53 Overture
      #7d7797
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  45. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  46. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  48. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  49. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  52. Dulux

    1. 90BB 21/220
      #767b9f
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  53. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  54. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  55. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  56. Coronado Paint

    1. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  57. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  58. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  59. Resene

    1. Waikawa Grey B56-043-263
      #5b6e91
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Panorama B58-045-260
      #597499
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  60. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  61. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  62. Peintures MF

    1. DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  63. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  64. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  65. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  66. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  67. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 20.1%

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#6a729c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a729c foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6a729c">…</p>

#6a729c background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6a729c">…</p>

#6a729c shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a729c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976156
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#6a729c
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.059
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 156)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.303, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.273%, blue: 61.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801060 / 0xff6a729c
HSL
hsl(230, 20%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 20%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.400), saturation: 32% (0.321), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 230.400, saturation: 32.051%, perceived brightness: 46.005%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.090, S: 28.784, L: 48.882
Cubehelix
H: -131.363, S: 0.325, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -2.550, S: 0.080, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.321), magenta: 27% (0.269), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 17.960, Y: 17.499, Z: 33.877
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.252, Y: 17.499
CIELab
L: 48.882, a: 7.256, b: -23.657
CIELuv
L: 48.882, u: -6.233, v: -35.677
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.882, C: 24.745, H: 287.052
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.882, C: 36.217, H: 260.090
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.831, a: 3.434, b: -18.735
CIECAM02
J: 38.280, C: 29.753, h: 268.068, Q: 121.898, M: 26.018, s: 46.200, H: 315.373
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -4.177, green: 0.120
LMS
L: 15.177, M: 17.274, S: 33.607
YCbCr
Y: 115.986, Cb: 147.622, Cr: 121.506
YCoCg
Y: 122.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 116.396, Db: 59.586, Dr: 19.778
YPbPr
Y: 115.320, Pb: 21.920, Pr: -5.932
xvYCC
Y: 115.040, Cb: 147.255, Cr: 122.789
YIQ
Y: 116.396, I: -18.259, Q: 11.376
YUV
Y: 116.396, U: 19.490, V: -9.120
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 5.091
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.944

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