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#6b00a8 Hex Color Code

#6b00a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b00a8 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b00a8 is comprised of 41.96% red, 0% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6b00a8 has a hue of 278° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b00a8 linear gradient to complementary #00a800

  1. #6b00a8
  2. #6f3694
  3. #6f5280
  4. #69696a
  5. #5d7f54
  6. #479438
  7. #00a800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c009a
  2. #61009f
  3. #6600a3
  4. #6b00a8
  5. #700aad
  6. #7513b1
  7. #7a19b6

Tones

  1. #6b00a8
  2. #6a1f9a
  3. #682f8c
  4. #653a7e
  5. #604470
  6. #5b4c62
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#6b00a8 to white

  1. #6b00a8
  2. #873db7
  3. #a264c6
  4. #ba8bd5
  5. #d2b1e3
  6. #e9d7f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b00a8 to black

  1. #6b00a8
  2. #5a0b8a
  3. #49106d
  4. #381151
  5. #281037
  6. #190b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Sweetheart Bouquet P4-A1-2
      #640ca4
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Violet
      #6600a1
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 5.4%

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#6b00a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b00a8 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #6b00a8">…</p>

#6b00a8 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6b00a8">…</p>

#6b00a8 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b00a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7012520
Binary
01101011, 00000000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6b00a8
LRV
≈ 6.0%
Closest short hex
#60a ΔE = 0.951
RGB
rgb(107, 0, 168)
RGBA
rgba(107, 0, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.389, g: 0.000, b: 0.611
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9764696 / 0xff6b00a8
HSL
hsl(278, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(278, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 278° (278.214), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 278.214, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 31.957%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 281.994, S: 100.001, L: 29.294
Cubehelix
H: -88.404, S: 1.723, L: 0.198
TSL
T: 5.424, S: 0.453, L: 0.201
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.363), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 13.130, Y: 5.953, Z: 37.496
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.105, Y: 5.953
CIELab
L: 29.294, a: 63.238, b: -62.093
CIELuv
L: 29.294, u: 17.721, v: -83.413
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.294, C: 88.626, H: 315.523
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.294, C: 85.275, H: 281.994
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.399, a: 53.358, b: -74.036
CIECAM02
J: 22.050, C: 66.688, h: 302.830, Q: 92.516, M: 58.317, s: 79.395, H: 336.025
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.756, jaune: -11.963, green: -6.492
LMS
L: 6.090, M: 1.096, S: 36.993
YCbCr
Y: 59.963, Cb: 185.916, Cr: 163.045
YCgCo
Y: 68.750, Cg: -68.750, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 51.145, Db: 175.794, Dr: -106.175
YPbPr
Y: 34.887, Pb: 71.695, Pr: 45.772
xvYCC
Y: 45.962, Cb: 190.979, Cr: 168.208
YIQ
Y: 51.145, I: 9.769, Q: 74.896
YUV
Y: 51.145, U: 57.505, V: 49.003
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 14.534
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 2.462

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