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#6b4aee Hex Color Code

#6b4aee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b4aee is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b4aee is comprised of 41.96% red, 29.02% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6b4aee has a hue of 252° (degrees), 83% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.68 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6b4aee linear gradient to complementary #39ff39

  1. #6b4aee
  2. #7d6cd6
  3. #858bbe
  4. #85a8a4
  5. #7dc588
  6. #68e268
  7. #39ff39

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5137d7
  2. #5a3ddf
  3. #6344e6
  4. #6b4aee
  5. #7351f6
  6. #7b57fd
  7. #835eff

Tones

  1. #6b4aee
  2. #7a59e1
  3. #8567d3
  4. #8e74c6
  5. #9482b8
  6. #998faa
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6b4aee to white

  1. #6b4aee
  2. #8b68f2
  3. #a785f5
  4. #bfa3f9
  5. #d6c1fb
  6. #ebe0fd
  7. #ffffff

#6b4aee to black

  1. #6b4aee
  2. #5a3ec2
  3. #4a3398
  4. #3a2870
  5. #2a1d4a
  6. #191327
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. Cape Plumbago P1-A1-3
      #6048e4
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Eyes of Iris B7-A1-3
      #504cec
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 12.9%

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#6b4aee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b4aee foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #6b4aee">…</p>

#6b4aee background

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

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6b4aee">…</p>

#6b4aee shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b4aee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7031534
Binary
01101011, 01001010, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#6b4aee
LRV
≈ 14.2%
Closest short hex
#74e ΔE = 1.683
RGB
rgb(107, 74, 238)
RGBA
rgba(107, 74, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.177, b: 0.568
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.290%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9745682 / 0xff6b4aee
HSL
hsl(252, 83%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 83%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.073), saturation: 69% (0.689), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 252.073, saturation: 68.908%, perceived brightness: 44.876%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.013, S: 90.467, L: 44.511
Cubehelix
H: -112.902, S: 1.136, L: 0.400
TSL
T: -3.460, S: 0.235, L: 0.402
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 69% (0.689), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 23.940, Y: 14.195, Z: 82.351
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.118, Y: 14.195
CIELab
L: 44.511, a: 54.942, b: -77.891
CIELuv
L: 44.511, u: 0.027, v: -118.238
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.511, C: 95.319, H: 305.198
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.511, C: 118.238, H: 270.013
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.676, a: 47.488, b: -103.220
CIECAM02
J: 33.934, C: 74.358, h: 278.454, Q: 114.770, M: 65.025, s: 75.271, H: 321.155
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.690, jaune: -14.388, green: -1.926
LMS
L: 10.268, M: 7.754, S: 81.249
YCbCr
Y: 104.119, Cb: 195.112, Cr: 130.843
YCgCo
Y: 123.250, Cg: -49.250, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 102.563, Db: 203.762, Dr: -8.401
YPbPr
Y: 92.837, Pb: 78.205, Pr: 8.956
xvYCC
Y: 95.731, Cb: 196.698, Cr: 135.867
YIQ
Y: 102.563, I: -33.029, Q: 58.004
YUV
Y: 102.563, U: 66.649, V: 3.893
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 16.039
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 6.672

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