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#6a73af Hex Color Code

#6a73af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a73af is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a73af is comprised of 41.57% red, 45.1% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6a73af has a hue of 232° (degrees), 30% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.76 nm.

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#6a73af linear gradient to complementary #adb366

  1. #6a73af
  2. #7a7da4
  3. #878799
  4. #92928d
  5. #9c9d81
  6. #a5a874
  7. #adb366

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535e97
  2. #5b659f
  3. #626ca7
  4. #6a73af
  5. #727ab7
  6. #7982bf
  7. #8189c7

Tones

  1. #6a73af
  2. #7177a9
  3. #787ba4
  4. #7e809e
  5. #838499
  6. #888993
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6a73af to white

  1. #6a73af
  2. #8389bc
  3. #9c9fca
  4. #b5b6d7
  5. #cdcee4
  6. #e6e6f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a73af to black

  1. #6a73af
  2. #585f8f
  3. #474c71
  4. #363a54
  5. #262839
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 CP
      #6c74b3
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  8. Nerolac

    1. ★ Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. ★ Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  22. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  25. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  31. Behr

    1. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  32. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  34. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  35. Dulux

    1. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  37. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  38. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  41. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  42. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  43. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  44. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  45. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  46. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  49. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  50. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  52. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  53. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  56. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  57. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  58. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  59. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 4005
      #7f74a4
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  60. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  61. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  62. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  63. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  64. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

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#6a73af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a73af foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #6a73af">…</p>

#6a73af background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6a73af">…</p>

#6a73af shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a73af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976431
Binary
01101010, 01110011, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#6a73af
LRV
≈ 18.4%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.334
RGB
rgb(106, 115, 175)
RGBA
rgba(106, 115, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.290, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 44.691%, blue: 68.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9800785 / 0xff6a73af
HSL
hsl(232, 30%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 30%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.174), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 232.174, saturation: 39.429%, perceived brightness: 47.407%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.656, S: 41.709, L: 50.002
Cubehelix
H: -129.710, S: 0.455, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -2.627, S: 0.105, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.394), magenta: 34% (0.343), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 19.810, Y: 18.420, Z: 43.061
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.227, Y: 18.420
CIELab
L: 50.002, a: 11.962, b: -33.008
CIELuv
L: 50.002, u: -7.488, v: -51.049
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.002, C: 35.109, H: 289.920
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.002, C: 51.595, H: 261.656
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.918, a: 7.284, b: -29.444
CIECAM02
J: 39.288, C: 39.001, h: 269.227, Q: 123.493, M: 34.106, s: 52.553, H: 316.003
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.302, jaune: -5.853, green: 0.031
LMS
L: 15.437, M: 17.592, S: 42.656
YCbCr
Y: 118.352, Cb: 155.672, Cr: 119.789
YCoCg
Y: 127.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.149, Db: 84.030, Dr: 25.017
YPbPr
Y: 117.403, Pb: 31.035, Pr: -7.260
xvYCC
Y: 116.828, Cb: 155.262, Cr: 121.623
YIQ
Y: 119.149, I: -24.637, Q: 16.765
YUV
Y: 119.149, U: 27.485, V: -11.536
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.415
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.489

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