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#6a73a6 Hex Color Code

#6a73a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a73a6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a73a6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 45.1% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6a73a6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 25% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.66 nm.

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#6a73a6 linear gradient to complementary #a6a967

  1. #6a73a6
  2. #787c9c
  3. #838492
  4. #8d8d88
  5. #96967e
  6. #9fa073
  7. #a6a967

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545e8f
  2. #5b6597
  3. #636c9e
  4. #6a73a6
  5. #727aae
  6. #7982b6
  7. #8189be

Tones

  1. #6a73a6
  2. #7076a1
  3. #767a9c
  4. #7b7d97
  5. #7f8192
  6. #84848d
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#6a73a6 to white

  1. #6a73a6
  2. #8389b5
  3. #9b9fc3
  4. #b4b6d2
  5. #cdcee1
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a73a6 to black

  1. #6a73a6
  2. #585f88
  3. #474c6c
  4. #363a50
  5. #262836
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 CP
      #6c73a5
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. P 104-13 U
      #6e759f
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 37-b4
      #6075a6
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  9. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.25.41
      #6c75a2
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  25. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  28. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  31. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  32. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  35. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#6a73a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a73a6 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #6a73a6">…</p>

#6a73a6 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #6a73a6">…</p>

#6a73a6 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a73a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976422
Binary
01101010, 01110011, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6a73a6
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.016
RGB
rgb(106, 115, 166)
RGBA
rgba(106, 115, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.297, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.638%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9800794 / 0xff6a73a6
HSL
hsl(231, 25%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 25%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 36% (0.361), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 36.145%, perceived brightness: 46.836%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.734, S: 35.345, L: 49.591
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.391, L: 0.462
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.093, L: 0.463
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.361), magenta: 31% (0.307), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 18.956, Y: 18.078, Z: 38.560
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.239, Y: 18.078
CIELab
L: 49.591, a: 9.407, b: -28.412
CIELuv
L: 49.591, u: -7.089, v: -43.451
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.591, C: 29.929, H: 288.319
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.591, C: 44.025, H: 260.734
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.518, a: 5.172, b: -24.007
CIECAM02
J: 38.922, C: 34.570, h: 268.437, Q: 122.917, M: 30.231, s: 49.593, H: 315.573
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -5.024, green: 0.098
LMS
L: 15.395, M: 17.586, S: 38.222
YCbCr
Y: 117.470, Cb: 151.721, Cr: 120.428
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 118.123, Db: 72.033, Dr: 23.064
YPbPr
Y: 116.755, Pb: 26.535, Pr: -6.846
xvYCC
Y: 116.272, Cb: 151.309, Cr: 121.986
YIQ
Y: 118.123, I: -21.746, Q: 13.965
YUV
Y: 118.123, U: 23.561, V: -10.636
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.577
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.006

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