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#6a739e Hex Color Code

#6a739e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a739e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a739e is comprised of 41.57% red, 45.1% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #6a739e has a hue of 230° (degrees), 21% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.53 nm.

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#6a739e linear gradient to complementary #a09f68

  1. #6a739e
  2. #767a96
  3. #80818d
  4. #898884
  5. #91907b
  6. #999772
  7. #a09f68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545e87
  2. #5b658f
  3. #636c96
  4. #6a739e
  5. #717aa6
  6. #7982ad
  7. #8089b5

Tones

  1. #6a739e
  2. #6f769a
  3. #747995
  4. #787b91
  5. #7c7e8d
  6. #808188
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6a739e to white

  1. #6a739e
  2. #8289ae
  3. #9b9fbe
  4. #b3b6ce
  5. #cccede
  6. #e5e6ee
  7. #ffffff

#6a739e to black

  1. #6a739e
  2. #585f82
  3. #474c67
  4. #363a4d
  5. #262834
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000

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  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.044 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 19B / 19B Schwarz+Chinaseide1/1
      #687498
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Dancing in the Rain B5-E2-1
      #60709c
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  28. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 19.3%

#6a739e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a739e foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #6a739e">…</p>

#6a739e background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #6a739e">…</p>

#6a739e 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 #6a739e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976414
Binary
01101010, 01110011, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#6a739e
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.619
RGB
rgb(106, 115, 158)
RGBA
rgba(106, 115, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.303, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9800802 / 0xff6a739e
HSL
hsl(230, 21%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 21%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.615), saturation: 33% (0.329), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 229.615, saturation: 32.911%, perceived brightness: 46.348%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.592, S: 29.736, L: 49.245
Cubehelix
H: -132.111, S: 0.335, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.516, S: 0.082, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 27% (0.272), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 18.244, Y: 17.794, Z: 34.814
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.251, Y: 17.794
CIELab
L: 49.245, a: 7.198, b: -24.270
CIELuv
L: 49.245, u: -6.736, v: -36.672
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.245, C: 25.315, H: 286.519
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.245, C: 37.286, H: 259.592
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.183, a: 3.384, b: -19.406
CIECAM02
J: 38.613, C: 30.444, h: 267.304, Q: 122.428, M: 26.623, s: 46.632, H: 314.960
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -4.282, green: 0.172
LMS
L: 15.360, M: 17.580, S: 34.533
YCbCr
Y: 116.686, Cb: 148.209, Cr: 120.996
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.211, Db: 61.369, Dr: 21.328
YPbPr
Y: 116.179, Pb: 22.535, Pr: -6.478
xvYCC
Y: 115.777, Cb: 147.795, Cr: 122.310
YIQ
Y: 117.211, I: -19.176, Q: 11.476
YUV
Y: 117.211, U: 20.073, V: -9.835
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.928
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.063

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