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#6a72af Hex Color Code

#6a72af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a72af is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a72af is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6a72af has a hue of 233° (degrees), 30% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.24 nm.

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#6a72af linear gradient to complementary #abb465

  1. #6a72af
  2. #7a7ca4
  3. #868798
  4. #91928d
  5. #9b9d80
  6. #a3a973
  7. #abb465

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535d98
  2. #5b649f
  3. #626ba7
  4. #6a72af
  5. #7279b7
  6. #7981bf
  7. #8188c7

Tones

  1. #6a72af
  2. #7176a9
  3. #787ba4
  4. #7e7f9e
  5. #838499
  6. #888893
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6a72af to white

  1. #6a72af
  2. #8388bc
  3. #9c9fca
  4. #b5b6d7
  5. #cdcee4
  6. #e6e6f2
  7. #ffffff

#6a72af to black

  1. #6a72af
  2. #585e8f
  3. #474b71
  4. #363954
  5. #262839
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  21. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  22. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  23. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  29. Sikkens

    1. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  30. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  33. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 19.6%

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#6a72af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a72af foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a72af">…</p>

#6a72af background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6a72af">…</p>

#6a72af shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a72af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976175
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#6a72af
LRV
≈ 18.2%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.496
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 175)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.289, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.444%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801041 / 0xff6a72af
HSL
hsl(233, 30%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 30%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.043), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 233.043, saturation: 39.429%, perceived brightness: 47.188%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.179, S: 42.092, L: 49.730
Cubehelix
H: -128.920, S: 0.459, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -2.664, S: 0.106, L: 0.465
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.394), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 19.697, Y: 18.193, Z: 43.023
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.225, Y: 18.193
CIELab
L: 49.730, a: 12.568, b: -33.434
CIELuv
L: 49.730, u: -7.106, v: -51.732
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.730, C: 35.718, H: 290.601
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.730, C: 52.218, H: 262.179
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.653, a: 7.785, b: -29.946
CIECAM02
J: 39.033, C: 39.352, h: 269.951, Q: 123.091, M: 34.413, s: 52.875, H: 316.399
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -5.935, green: -0.037
LMS
L: 15.263, M: 17.287, S: 42.615
YCbCr
Y: 117.848, Cb: 155.963, Cr: 120.157
YCgCo
Y: 127.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.562, Db: 84.913, Dr: 23.901
YPbPr
Y: 116.688, Pb: 31.420, Pr: -6.806
xvYCC
Y: 116.214, Cb: 155.600, Cr: 122.021
YIQ
Y: 118.562, I: -24.363, Q: 17.288
YUV
Y: 118.562, U: 27.774, V: -11.021
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.518
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.115

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