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#6a7ab6 Hex Color Code

#6a7ab6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a7ab6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a7ab6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 47.84% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6a7ab6 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 34% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.13 nm.

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#6a7ab6 linear gradient to complementary #b2b36d

  1. #6a7ab6
  2. #7b83ab
  3. #898c9f
  4. #959694
  5. #a09f87
  6. #a9a97b
  7. #b2b36d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52639d
  2. #5a6ba5
  3. #6272ae
  4. #6a7ab6
  5. #7282be
  6. #7a8ac7
  7. #8291cf

Tones

  1. #6a7ab6
  2. #727eb0
  3. #7981a9
  4. #8085a3
  5. #86889d
  6. #8b8c96
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6a7ab6 to white

  1. #6a7ab6
  2. #848fc2
  3. #9da4ce
  4. #b5bada
  5. #ced1e7
  6. #e6e8f3
  7. #ffffff

#6a7ab6 to black

  1. #6a7ab6
  2. #586595
  3. #475075
  4. #373d57
  5. #272a3b
  6. #171920
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7456 CP
      #6d79b6
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 2366 CP
      #747db4
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  10. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  13. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 6084
      #5c79b4
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 37-a1
      #5c78b7
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  21. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  22. Behr

    1. Color of Purple 8F2
      #6d7cad
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  26. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  27. Brillux

    1. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 18.0%

#6a7ab6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a7ab6 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6a7ab6">…</p>

#6a7ab6 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6a7ab6">…</p>

#6a7ab6 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a7ab6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6978230
Binary
01101010, 01111010, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6a7ab6
LRV
≈ 20.4%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.978
RGB
rgb(106, 122, 182)
RGBA
rgba(106, 122, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.298, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.468%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9798986 / 0xff6a7ab6
HSL
hsl(227, 34%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 34%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.368), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 227.368, saturation: 41.758%, perceived brightness: 49.406%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.672, S: 44.115, L: 52.241
Cubehelix
H: -134.311, S: 0.478, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.418, S: 0.111, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 21.344, Y: 20.360, Z: 47.052
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.229, Y: 20.360
CIELab
L: 52.241, a: 9.771, b: -33.549
CIELuv
L: 52.241, u: -10.437, v: -52.102
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.241, C: 34.942, H: 286.238
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.241, C: 53.137, H: 258.672
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.122, a: 5.475, b: -30.241
CIECAM02
J: 41.400, C: 39.970, h: 264.783, Q: 126.769, M: 34.953, s: 52.510, H: 313.607
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.294, jaune: -5.919, green: 0.450
LMS
L: 16.746, M: 19.830, S: 46.612
YCbCr
Y: 122.566, Cb: 156.708, Cr: 116.716
YCgCo
Y: 133.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 124.056, Db: 87.180, Dr: 34.348
YPbPr
Y: 122.912, Pb: 31.840, Pr: -10.760
xvYCC
Y: 121.560, Cb: 155.969, Cr: 118.548
YIQ
Y: 124.056, I: -28.807, Q: 15.285
YUV
Y: 124.056, U: 28.515, V: -15.841
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.441
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.261

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