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#6a73b7 Hex Color Code

#6a73b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a73b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a73b7 is comprised of 41.57% red, 45.1% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6a73b7 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.15 nm.

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#6a73b7 linear gradient to complementary #b1bc65

  1. #6a73b7
  2. #7c7fab
  3. #8a8a9e
  4. #969691
  5. #a0a383
  6. #a9af75
  7. #b1bc65

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535d9f
  2. #5a65a7
  3. #626caf
  4. #6a73b7
  5. #727abf
  6. #7a82c7
  7. #8289cf

Tones

  1. #6a73b7
  2. #7278b1
  3. #7a7dab
  4. #8082a4
  5. #86879e
  6. #8c8c98
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6a73b7 to white

  1. #6a73b7
  2. #8489c3
  3. #9d9fcf
  4. #b5b6db
  5. #cecee7
  6. #e6e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#6a73b7 to black

  1. #6a73b7
  2. #585f96
  3. #474c76
  4. #373a58
  5. #27283b
  6. #171820
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.435 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.435 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.435 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 0.587 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  25. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

#6a73b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a73b7 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6a73b7">…</p>

#6a73b7 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6a73b7">…</p>

#6a73b7 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a73b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6976439
Binary
01101010, 01110011, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6a73b7
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.805
RGB
rgb(106, 115, 183)
RGBA
rgba(106, 115, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.285, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.447%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9800777 / 0xff6a73b7
HSL
hsl(233, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.987), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 232.987, saturation: 42.077%, perceived brightness: 47.934%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.268, S: 47.403, L: 50.386
Cubehelix
H: -128.971, S: 0.511, L: 0.470
TSL
T: -2.662, S: 0.115, L: 0.471
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.421), magenta: 37% (0.372), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.619, Y: 18.744, Z: 47.322
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.216, Y: 18.744
CIELab
L: 50.386, a: 14.288, b: -37.036
CIELuv
L: 50.386, u: -7.841, v: -57.756
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.386, C: 39.697, H: 291.095
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.386, C: 58.286, H: 262.268
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.294, a: 9.249, b: -34.501
CIECAM02
J: 39.630, C: 42.766, h: 269.650, Q: 124.029, M: 37.398, s: 54.912, H: 316.234
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.329, jaune: -6.584, green: -0.016
LMS
L: 15.477, M: 17.598, S: 46.853
YCbCr
Y: 119.136, Cb: 159.184, Cr: 119.221
YCgCo
Y: 129.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 120.061, Db: 94.694, Dr: 26.753
YPbPr
Y: 117.979, Pb: 35.035, Pr: -7.628
xvYCC
Y: 117.323, Cb: 158.776, Cr: 121.299
YIQ
Y: 120.061, I: -27.207, Q: 19.254
YUV
Y: 120.061, U: 30.973, V: -12.336
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.863
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.798

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