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#6a72ce Hex Color Code

#6a72ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a72ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a72ce is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6a72ce has a hue of 235° (degrees), 51% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.7 nm.

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#6a72ce linear gradient to complementary #c1db5d

  1. #6a72ce
  2. #8282be
  3. #9593ad
  4. #a3a59c
  5. #afb789
  6. #b9c975
  7. #c1db5d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515cb5
  2. #5963bd
  3. #626bc6
  4. #6a72ce
  5. #727ad6
  6. #7b81df
  7. #8389e8

Tones

  1. #6a72ce
  2. #7679c6
  3. #7f80be
  4. #8887b5
  5. #8f8ead
  6. #9695a5
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6a72ce to white

  1. #6a72ce
  2. #8688d7
  3. #9f9fdf
  4. #b8b6e7
  5. #d0ceef
  6. #e8e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#6a72ce to black

  1. #6a72ce
  2. #595ea8
  3. #484b84
  4. #373962
  5. #272841
  6. #181823
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 0.546 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#6a72ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a72ce foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6a72ce">…</p>

#6a72ce background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6a72ce">…</p>

#6a72ce shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a72ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976206
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#6a72ce
LRV
≈ 19.6%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 2.456
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 206)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.268, b: 0.484
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.445%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801010 / 0xff6a72ce
HSL
hsl(235, 51%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 51%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.200), saturation: 49% (0.485), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 235.200, saturation: 48.544%, perceived brightness: 49.334%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.711, S: 64.178, L: 51.329
Cubehelix
H: -127.015, S: 0.677, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -2.756, S: 0.144, L: 0.479
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.485), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 23.098, Y: 19.554, Z: 60.938
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.189, Y: 19.554
CIELab
L: 51.329, a: 21.810, b: -48.734
CIELuv
L: 51.329, u: -8.517, v: -77.282
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.329, C: 53.392, H: 294.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.329, C: 77.750, H: 263.711
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.220, a: 15.856, b: -50.752
CIECAM02
J: 40.448, C: 53.089, h: 270.469, Q: 125.302, M: 46.426, s: 60.869, H: 316.683
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.408, jaune: -8.731, green: -0.140
LMS
L: 15.430, M: 17.312, S: 60.261
YCbCr
Y: 120.886, Cb: 169.572, Cr: 117.956
YCgCo
Y: 135.000, Cg: -21.000, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 122.096, Db: 126.236, Dr: 30.628
YPbPr
Y: 118.920, Pb: 46.920, Pr: -8.232
xvYCC
Y: 118.131, Cb: 169.216, Cr: 120.769
YIQ
Y: 122.096, I: -34.322, Q: 26.933
YUV
Y: 122.096, U: 41.290, V: -14.121
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.101
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.747

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