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#6b38ab Hex Color Code

#6b38ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b38ab is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b38ab is comprised of 41.96% red, 21.96% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6b38ab has a hue of 267° (degrees), 51% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6b38ab linear gradient to complementary #00e300

  1. #6b38ab
  2. #74599a
  3. #777689
  4. #739175
  5. #68ad5f
  6. #51c843
  7. #00e300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a289a
  2. #602ea0
  3. #6533a5
  4. #6b38ab
  5. #713db1
  6. #7742b6
  7. #7c48bc

Tones

  1. #6b38ab
  2. #6f43a2
  3. #714d98
  4. #73578f
  5. #736085
  6. #73697c
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#6b38ab to white

  1. #6b38ab
  2. #8658b9
  3. #9f79c8
  4. #b899d6
  5. #d0bae4
  6. #e8dcf1
  7. #ffffff

#6b38ab to black

  1. #6b38ab
  2. #59308c
  3. #48286f
  4. #382053
  5. #271838
  6. #18101f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2090 XGC
      #6338a9
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 2090 C
      #6638b6
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 20 295 / Velvet 105
      #603cb0
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 45/09
      #682cac
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  3. Crayola

    1. Royal Purple
      #6b3fa0
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Violet P2-B1-3
      #603cb8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

#6b38ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b38ab foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6b38ab">…</p>

#6b38ab background

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #6b38ab">…</p>

#6b38ab shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b38ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7026859
Binary
01101011, 00111000, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6b38ab
LRV
≈ 8.9%
Closest short hex
#63a ΔE = 1.703
RGB
rgb(107, 56, 171)
RGBA
rgba(107, 56, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.168, b: 0.512
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.220%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9750357 / 0xff6b38ab
HSL
hsl(267, 51%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(267, 51%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 267° (266.609), saturation: 67% (0.673), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 266.609, saturation: 67.251%, perceived brightness: 36.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.328, S: 71.496, L: 35.780
Cubehelix
H: -99.374, S: 0.837, L: 0.329
TSL
T: -4.062, S: 0.223, L: 0.331
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 67% (0.673), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 14.826, Y: 8.894, Z: 39.456
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.141, Y: 8.894
CIELab
L: 35.780, a: 45.966, b: -53.311
CIELuv
L: 35.780, u: 11.445, v: -78.185
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.780, C: 70.391, H: 310.768
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.780, C: 79.018, H: 278.328
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.823, a: 36.549, b: -57.564
CIECAM02
J: 26.968, C: 57.821, h: 295.270, Q: 102.313, M: 50.563, s: 70.300, H: 331.203
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.583, jaune: -9.988, green: -4.100
LMS
L: 8.278, M: 4.907, S: 38.966
YCbCr
Y: 88.481, Cb: 170.937, Cr: 142.224
YCgCo
Y: 97.500, Cg: -41.500, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 84.359, Db: 130.345, Dr: -43.028
YPbPr
Y: 75.143, Pb: 51.635, Pr: 20.210
xvYCC
Y: 80.535, Cb: 173.358, Cr: 145.753
YIQ
Y: 84.359, I: -6.564, Q: 46.565
YUV
Y: 84.359, U: 42.637, V: 19.864
Munsell Color System
5P 3/10 ΔE = 10.199
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 2.940

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