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#6b5179 Hex Color Code

#6b5179 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b5179 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b5179 is comprised of 41.96% red, 31.76% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #6b5179 has a hue of 279° (degrees), 20% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6b5179 linear gradient to complementary #587d4d

  1. #6b5179
  2. #6a5972
  3. #67606b
  4. #656864
  5. #616f5d
  6. #5d7655
  7. #587d4d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a4168
  2. #60466e
  3. #654c73
  4. #6b5179
  5. #71567f
  6. #765c84
  7. #7c618a

Tones

  1. #6b5179
  2. #6a5476
  3. #695872
  4. #695b6f
  5. #685f6c
  6. #666268
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#6b5179 to white

  1. #6b5179
  2. #836c8e
  3. #9a87a4
  4. #b3a4ba
  5. #ccc2d1
  6. #e5e0e8
  7. #ffffff

#6b5179 to black

  1. #6b5179
  2. #594464
  3. #473750
  4. #362a3c
  5. #261f2a
  6. #171319
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Jupiter M66-037-310
      #6a5177
      ΔE = 0.597 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 650B-7 Mystical Purple
      #6c537b
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Beautiful ECAT-8
      #624f77
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wizard Purple / T10 35F-2
      #685078
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Perfectly Purple / T10 34F-2
      #724d77
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2627 U
      #6e527c
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ 3555 U
      #68527c
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 7 340 / Clematis 10
      #6c5478
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 53 9 320 / Viola 40
      #684c7c
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Plush Purple / P093-W7
      #684d77
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ California Raisin / 50RB 10/219
      #6b5073
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-42-6 Lilac Lace
      #6f557a
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Iris Impact / 7109
      #6e5275
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Floral Paradise / AC140
      #6b4f6f
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 796 - Dark violet
      #6d4f73
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. BS 4800 24 C 39 - Regal violet / Regalia
      #6a4f70
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Super Violet / A722
      #6e5481
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 646
      #68507e
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 636
      #735077
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Comet / NP PB 1414 A
      #715176
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Red Purple / NP PB 1407 A
      #6f5282
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Magenta Red Lips / 1194
      #694b74
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1194
      #694b74
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. CIL

    1. California Raisin
      #685272
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Grape Jamboree
      #6b4b75
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  17. Plascon

    1. Flipper P5-E1-4
      #685480
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Santo Gray P6-E1-4
      #70587c
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. 4316 Dahlia Purple 50RB 11/250
      #654c71
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  19. Dupont

    1. CAS694
      #6b5582
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. CAS710
      #75527d
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Velvet Beret
      #6d5474
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Mountain Top
      #6c4e7f
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  21. Olympic

    1. Perfectly Purple B42-6
      #634c77
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  22. Dulux

    1. 50RB 10/219
      #675372
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Seductive Mood / 30RB 11/250
      #68577a
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  24. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52923
      #6f5183
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 6309 B
      #654a77
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

#6b5179 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b5179 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #6b5179">…</p>

#6b5179 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #6b5179">…</p>

#6b5179 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b5179">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7033209
Binary
01101011, 01010001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#6b5179
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#657 ΔE = 2.858
RGB
rgb(107, 81, 121)
RGBA
rgba(107, 81, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.262, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9744007 / 0xff6b5179
HSL
hsl(279, 20%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(279, 20%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 279° (279.000), saturation: 33% (0.331), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 279.000, saturation: 33.058%, perceived brightness: 37.087%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 291.574, S: 30.230, L: 38.536
Cubehelix
H: -87.678, S: 0.282, L: 0.365
TSL
T: 5.402, S: 0.097, L: 0.366
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.116), magenta: 33% (0.331), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 12.456, Y: 10.391, Z: 19.435
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.246, Y: 10.391
CIELab
L: 38.536, a: 18.906, b: -18.581
CIELuv
L: 38.536, u: 11.028, v: -27.891
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.536, C: 26.508, H: 315.496
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.536, C: 29.992, H: 291.574
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.236, a: 12.564, b: -13.181
CIECAM02
J: 29.328, C: 27.186, h: 309.196, Q: 106.697, M: 23.774, s: 47.203, H: 340.244
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.253, jaune: -3.464, green: -2.304
LMS
L: 10.436, M: 8.993, S: 19.291
YCbCr
Y: 96.181, Cb: 141.712, Cr: 136.574
YCgCo
Y: 97.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 23.250
YDbDr
Y: 93.334, Db: 41.620, Dr: -25.978
YPbPr
Y: 89.418, Pb: 17.010, Pr: 11.160
xvYCC
Y: 92.794, Cb: 142.942, Cr: 137.803
YIQ
Y: 93.334, I: 2.638, Q: 17.943
YUV
Y: 93.334, U: 13.615, V: 11.990
Munsell Color System
5P 4/6 ΔE = 2.690
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 9.980

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