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#6a7ca1 Hex Color Code

#6a7ca1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a7ca1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a7ca1 is comprised of 41.57% red, 48.63% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6a7ca1 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 23% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.15 nm.

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#6a7ca1 linear gradient to complementary #a0966b

  1. #6a7ca1
  2. #768098
  3. #808490
  4. #898987
  5. #918d7e
  6. #999174
  7. #a0966b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536589
  2. #5b6d91
  3. #627499
  4. #6a7ca1
  5. #7284a9
  6. #7a8cb1
  7. #8293ba

Tones

  1. #6a7ca1
  2. #6f7e9d
  3. #757f98
  4. #798194
  5. #7e838f
  6. #82848b
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6a7ca1 to white

  1. #6a7ca1
  2. #8291b0
  3. #9ba6c0
  4. #b3bbcf
  5. #ccd1df
  6. #e6e8ef
  7. #ffffff

#6a7ca1 to black

  1. #6a7ca1
  2. #586684
  3. #475268
  4. #363e4e
  5. #262b35
  6. #17191e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 0.486 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 0.524 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / 38B-6
      #6a7c9f
      ΔE = 0.639 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. ★ Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7667 C
      #6e7ca0
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 17-3922 TPG
      #747ea0
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  5. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. ★ Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Patch / T10 38F-1
      #64789d
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d5
      #627aa5
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6c7a98
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  22. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  24. KILZ

    1. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  26. Caparol

    1. 65 5 240 / Pacific 15
      #647c9c
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  27. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  28. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Sorcerer / KM956-D
      #72789b
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 20.7%

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#6a7ca1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a7ca1 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #6a7ca1">…</p>

#6a7ca1 background

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="background-color: #6a7ca1">…</p>

#6a7ca1 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a7ca1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6978721
Binary
01101010, 01111100, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#6a7ca1
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#679 ΔE = 2.187
RGB
rgb(106, 124, 161)
RGBA
rgba(106, 124, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.317, b: 0.412
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.469%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9798495 / 0xff6a7ca1
HSL
hsl(220, 23%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 23%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.364), saturation: 34% (0.342), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 220.364, saturation: 34.161%, perceived brightness: 48.571%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.138, S: 35.597, L: 51.896
Cubehelix
H: -141.700, S: 0.328, L: 0.481
TSL
T: -2.117, S: 0.086, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.342), magenta: 23% (0.230), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 51% (0.514), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 19.583, Y: 20.052, Z: 36.550
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.263, Y: 20.052
CIELab
L: 51.896, a: 2.657, b: -21.935
CIELuv
L: 51.896, u: -10.579, v: -32.826
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.896, C: 22.096, H: 276.908
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.896, C: 34.488, H: 252.138
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.779, a: -0.303, b: -17.048
CIECAM02
J: 41.107, C: 28.988, h: 257.460, Q: 126.318, M: 25.349, s: 44.797, H: 309.772
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -3.830, green: 0.781
LMS
L: 17.029, M: 20.483, S: 36.275
YCbCr
Y: 121.516, Cb: 146.907, Cr: 117.471
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 122.836, Db: 57.421, Dr: 32.023
YPbPr
Y: 122.830, Pb: 20.570, Pr: -10.702
xvYCC
Y: 121.489, Cb: 146.069, Cr: 118.599
YIQ
Y: 122.836, I: -22.610, Q: 7.706
YUV
Y: 122.836, U: 18.782, V: -14.770
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.345
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.077

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