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ICI Paints 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147 / #6a738d Hex Color Code

#6a738d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a738d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a738d is comprised of 41.57% red, 45.1% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #6a738d has a hue of 225° (degrees), 14% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.49 nm.

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#6a738d linear gradient to complementary #8e8869

  1. #6a738d
  2. #717687
  3. #787a81
  4. #7e7d7b
  5. #848175
  6. #89846f
  7. #8e8869

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555e77
  2. #5c657e
  3. #636c86
  4. #6a738d
  5. #717a94
  6. #78819c
  7. #8089a3

Tints and Shades

#6a738d to white

  1. #6a738d
  2. #82899f
  3. #9a9fb2
  4. #b2b6c5
  5. #cbced8
  6. #e5e6eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a738d to black

  1. #6a738d
  2. #585f74
  3. #474c5c
  4. #363a45
  5. #26282f
  6. #17181b
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #6d778f
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 610-2
      #617a94
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
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    1. ★ P 108-12 U
      #6e7891
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 8181 C
      #6a7f9d
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  7. Little Greene

    1. ★ Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #687793
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Flirty Fran / 7230
      #626e7f
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Deep Blue Shadow / 30BB 17/158
      #62738f
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427 / CC-960
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Heron / 832 / CC-840
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blue Waltz
      #60758c
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Gibraltar
      #6b717f
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  14. Olympic

    1. Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Flügger

    1. Antikblå (U-572)
      #637289
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Auro

    1. Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  17. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Guided Hike / 41A-4
      #716c7f
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Cloud / PPG1164-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Cloud / 547-6
      #627188
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  22. Bristol

    1. Grape Haze / P102-C6
      #636d85
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #627593
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Capitol Blue / 30BB 18/190
      #5e768d
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  25. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  26. Dulux

    1. 50BB 17/126
      #687386
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  28. Sico

    1. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  29. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amity / CL 2365D
      #687c97
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Old Mill Blue / T12 39.G11
      #727081
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6174
      #5a6f93
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  32. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 60 0 0 / Granit 30
      #787888
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Passing By / NP N 1961 D
      #6c6f7e
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 3.045 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 3.201 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7191 - Suzette
      #76768c
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  36. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Jacket / 0591
      #627697
      ΔE = 3.362 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  37. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Dark
      #5c708e
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  38. KILZ

    1. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Heartbroken / B901
      #567494
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  39. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A50
      #5c7291
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Atl Soleil A8
      #57718a
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 4191 First Class 50BB 17/096
      #636b7a
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  41. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  42. Matthews Paint

    1. Amsterdam Blue / 959
      #5b6e89
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Frescoe Sky / 7694
      #63749b
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  43. Behr

    1. Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  44. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  45. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 2-8 Dusty Lilac 3
      #7b768d
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  46. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue Silver
      #5f6c81
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Vanguard Blue
      #5a6d86
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  47. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #767b99
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 5-42-5 Grecian Gery
      #706c7f
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  48. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  49. New Look

    1. County Fair / G38-09
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Trapeze / F30-10
      #5a6c85
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  50. Wattyl

    1. Deep Baltic / D82W
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mantra / E29W
      #5a6c85
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  51. Dutch Boy

    1. Mystical
      #5b7494
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Twilight Navy
      #597395
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  52. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Fliederblau Pearl / 7L, LZ4U
      #5a6d86
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  53. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  54. Sto

    1. 35131
      #697483
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  55. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 1319
      #717481
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  56. ECOS Paints

    1. Madonna Blue (0590)
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Overlook (1319)
      #717481
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  57. Asian Paints

    1. Energy / 7230
      #63697e
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  58. Ford

    1. Gray
      #5b6a85
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #627486
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  59. Sikkens

    1. T4.20.39
      #5d758d
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. T3.18.44 (RAL 5014)
      #617b93
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  60. Nerolac

    1. Blue Rhapsody - 2993
      #5a6e86
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Blue Beard - 3000
      #5e6c7f
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7326-63 Ballroom Blue
      #5d768f
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 7325-63 Jazz Guitar
      #5d7082
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  62. Brillux

    1. 54.09.21
      #767e94
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 57.09.24
      #5d687f
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  63. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #637080
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  64. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Siberian Iris 30-22
      #7a778b
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  65. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  66. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  67. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. suzette / 7191
      #7c7791
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  68. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  69. AMC

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  70. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  71. Dupont

    1. CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  72. Plascon

    1. Night Dove B3-E2-1
      #5c7898
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  73. California Paints

    1. DE 5921 - Hickey
      #787e93
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. DE 5880 - Clean Slate
      #577396
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  74. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Your Shadow / 490
      #787e93
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  75. ProMarker

    1. Storm Cloud
      #5f677e
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  76. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  77. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  78. Ressource Peintures

    1. SC224
      #647788
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

#6a738d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a738d foreground

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#6a738d background

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<p style="background-color: #6a738d">…</p>

#6a738d shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976397
Binary
01101010, 01110011, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#6a738d
LRV
≈ 17.2%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 3.040
RGB
rgb(106, 115, 141)
RGBA
rgba(106, 115, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.318, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.376%, blue: 55.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9800819 / 0xff6a738d
HSL
hsl(225, 14%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 14%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.571), saturation: 25% (0.248), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 224.571, saturation: 24.823%, perceived brightness: 45.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.964, S: 22.748, L: 48.571
Cubehelix
H: -137.168, S: 0.217, L: 0.452
TSL
T: -2.297, S: 0.058, L: 0.452
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.248), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 16.881, Y: 17.248, Z: 27.634
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.279, Y: 17.248
CIELab
L: 48.571, a: 2.729, b: -15.297
CIELuv
L: 48.571, u: -5.993, v: -22.311
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.571, C: 15.538, H: 280.117
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.571, C: 23.102, H: 254.964
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.531, a: -0.125, b: -10.379
CIECAM02
J: 38.008, C: 21.049, h: 261.997, Q: 121.463, M: 18.407, s: 38.929, H: 312.132
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -2.695, green: 0.370
LMS
L: 15.293, M: 17.570, S: 27.460
YCbCr
Y: 115.020, Cb: 140.746, Cr: 122.203
YCoCg
Y: 119.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 115.273, Db: 38.708, Dr: 17.639
YPbPr
Y: 114.955, Pb: 14.035, Pr: -5.696
xvYCC
Y: 114.726, Cb: 140.329, Cr: 122.996
YIQ
Y: 115.273, I: -13.714, Q: 6.186
YUV
Y: 115.273, U: 12.661, V: -8.135
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.227
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 6.956

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