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#6a72d4 Hex Color Code

#6a72d4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a72d4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a72d4 is comprised of 41.57% red, 44.71% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6a72d4 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 55% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.52 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a72d4 linear gradient to complementary #c7e559

  1. #6a72d4
  2. #8584c3
  3. #9997b1
  4. #a8aa9e
  5. #b5bd8a
  6. #bfd174
  7. #c7e559

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505cbb
  2. #5963c3
  3. #616bcb
  4. #6a72d4
  5. #737add
  6. #7b81e5
  7. #8489ee

Tones

  1. #6a72d4
  2. #7679cb
  3. #8181c3
  4. #8a88ba
  5. #9290b1
  6. #9997a8
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6a72d4 to white

  1. #6a72d4
  2. #8688dc
  3. #a09fe3
  4. #b9b6ea
  5. #d0cef1
  6. #e8e6f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a72d4 to black

  1. #6a72d4
  2. #595ead
  3. #484b88
  4. #383964
  5. #282843
  6. #181824
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 0.787 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stella Maris P1-C2-1
      #8478c8
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  9. Resene

    1. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

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#6a72d4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a72d4 foreground

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="color: #6a72d4">…</p>

#6a72d4 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #6a72d4">…</p>

#6a72d4 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a72d4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976212
Binary
01101010, 01110010, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#6a72d4
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.964
RGB
rgb(106, 114, 212)
RGBA
rgba(106, 114, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.264, b: 0.491
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.486%, blue: 83.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9801004 / 0xff6a72d4
HSL
hsl(235, 55%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 55%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.472), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 235.472, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 49.777%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.891, S: 68.492, L: 51.668
Cubehelix
H: -126.781, S: 0.719, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.767, S: 0.150, L: 0.481
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 46% (0.462), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 23.841, Y: 19.851, Z: 64.850
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.183, Y: 19.851
CIELab
L: 51.668, a: 23.657, b: -51.603
CIELuv
L: 51.668, u: -8.786, v: -82.082
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.668, C: 56.768, H: 294.629
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.668, C: 82.551, H: 263.891
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.554, a: 17.546, b: -55.110
CIECAM02
J: 40.748, C: 55.518, h: 270.413, Q: 125.766, M: 48.549, s: 62.131, H: 316.652
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.427, jaune: -9.260, green: -0.139
LMS
L: 15.467, M: 17.318, S: 64.115
YCbCr
Y: 121.474, Cb: 172.206, Cr: 117.530
YCoCg
Y: 136.500, Cg: -22.500, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.780, Db: 134.234, Dr: 31.930
YPbPr
Y: 119.352, Pb: 49.920, Pr: -8.508
xvYCC
Y: 118.502, Cb: 171.851, Cr: 120.526
YIQ
Y: 122.780, I: -36.250, Q: 28.800
YUV
Y: 122.780, U: 43.906, V: -14.721
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.132
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.000

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