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#6b00aa Hex Color Code

#6b00aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b00aa is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b00aa is comprised of 41.96% red, 0% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #6b00aa has a hue of 278° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.95 nm.

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#6b00aa linear gradient to complementary #00aa00

  1. #6b00aa
  2. #703796
  3. #6f5381
  4. #6a6b6c
  5. #5e8055
  6. #479539
  7. #00aa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c009c
  2. #6100a1
  3. #6600a5
  4. #6b00aa
  5. #700aaf
  6. #7513b4
  7. #7a1ab8

Tones

  1. #6b00aa
  2. #6a209c
  3. #682f8d
  4. #653b7f
  5. #614571
  6. #5c4d63
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#6b00aa to white

  1. #6b00aa
  2. #883db9
  3. #a265c7
  4. #bb8bd6
  5. #d2b1e4
  6. #e9d8f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b00aa to black

  1. #6b00aa
  2. #5a0b8c
  3. #49106e
  4. #381152
  5. #281038
  6. #190b1f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 5.4%

#6b00aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b00aa foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6b00aa">…</p>

#6b00aa background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6b00aa">…</p>

#6b00aa shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b00aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7012522
Binary
01101011, 00000000, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#6b00aa
LRV
≈ 6.0%
Closest short hex
#60a ΔE = 0.952
RGB
rgb(107, 0, 170)
RGBA
rgba(107, 0, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.386, g: 0.000, b: 0.614
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9764694 / 0xff6b00aa
HSL
hsl(278, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(278, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 278° (277.765), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 277.765, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 32.142%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 281.565, S: 100.001, L: 29.483
Cubehelix
H: -88.821, S: 1.736, L: 0.199
TSL
T: 5.437, S: 0.453, L: 0.201
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.371), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 13.317, Y: 6.028, Z: 38.484
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.104, Y: 6.028
CIELab
L: 29.483, a: 63.646, b: -62.988
CIELuv
L: 29.483, u: 17.319, v: -84.638
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.483, C: 89.545, H: 315.298
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.483, C: 86.391, H: 281.565
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.552, a: 53.854, b: -75.747
CIECAM02
J: 22.174, C: 67.073, h: 302.116, Q: 92.776, M: 58.654, s: 79.512, H: 335.561
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.762, jaune: -12.121, green: -6.414
LMS
L: 6.099, M: 1.097, S: 37.967
YCbCr
Y: 60.159, Cb: 186.794, Cr: 162.903
YCgCo
Y: 69.250, Cg: -69.250, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 51.373, Db: 178.460, Dr: -105.741
YPbPr
Y: 35.031, Pb: 72.695, Pr: 45.680
xvYCC
Y: 46.085, Cb: 191.858, Cr: 168.127
YIQ
Y: 51.373, I: 9.127, Q: 75.519
YUV
Y: 51.373, U: 58.377, V: 48.803
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 14.820
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 2.631

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