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#6b517a Hex Color Code

#6b517a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b517a is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b517a is comprised of 41.96% red, 31.76% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6b517a has a hue of 278° (degrees), 20% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.85 nm.

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#6b517a linear gradient to complementary #597f4c

  1. #6b517a
  2. #6a5973
  3. #68616c
  4. #666964
  5. #62705c
  6. #5e7854
  7. #597f4c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a4169
  2. #60466f
  3. #654c74
  4. #6b517a
  5. #715680
  6. #765c86
  7. #7c618b

Tones

  1. #6b517a
  2. #6a5577
  3. #6a5873
  4. #695c70
  5. #685f6d
  6. #676369
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#6b517a to white

  1. #6b517a
  2. #836c8f
  3. #9b87a5
  4. #b3a4bb
  5. #ccc2d1
  6. #e5e0e8
  7. #ffffff

#6b517a to black

  1. #6b517a
  2. #594465
  3. #473750
  4. #362a3d
  5. #261f2a
  6. #171319
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 650B-7 Mystical Purple
      #6c537b
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Beautiful ECAT-8
      #624f77
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wizard Purple / T10 35F-2
      #685078
      ΔE = 0.837 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Purple Folly / T08 57-4
      #674b7b
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Jupiter M66-037-310
      #6a5177
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3555 U
      #68527c
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 7447
      #664a78
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Bristol

    1. ★ Plush Purple / P093-W7
      #684d77
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 7 340 / Clematis 10
      #6c5478
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 53 9 320 / Viola 40
      #684c7c
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 646
      #68507e
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 636
      #735077
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  8. KILZ

    1. ★ Super Violet / A722
      #6e5481
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-42-6 Lilac Lace
      #6f557a
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ California Raisin / 50RB 10/219
      #6b5073
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Iris Impact / 7109
      #6e5275
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Flipper P5-E1-4
      #685480
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Santo Gray P6-E1-4
      #70587c
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Red Purple / NP PB 1407 A
      #6f5282
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Purple Comet / NP PB 1414 A
      #715176
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  14. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS694
      #6b5582
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. CAS710
      #75527d
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 796 - Dark violet
      #6d4f73
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. BS 4800 24 C 39 - Regal violet / Regalia
      #6a4f70
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Mountain Top
      #6c4e7f
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Velvet Beret
      #6d5474
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Magenta Red Lips / 1194
      #694b74
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1194
      #694b74
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. CIL

    1. Grape Jamboree
      #6b4b75
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. California Raisin
      #685272
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4316 Dahlia Purple 50RB 11/250
      #654c71
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Purple Fire 42RB 14/320
      #705385
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  21. Olympic

    1. Perfectly Purple B42-6
      #634c77
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  22. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52923
      #6f5183
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gutsy Grape - 6980
      #705284
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 6309 B
      #654a77
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R60B
      #665581
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  26. Dulux

    1. 50RB 10/219
      #675372
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Seductive Mood / 30RB 11/250
      #68577a
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  28. Sico

    1. 6026-73 Morpheus
      #654e7f
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 2192
      #725685
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 11.9%

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#6b517a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b517a foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6b517a">…</p>

#6b517a background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #6b517a">…</p>

#6b517a shadow

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b517a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7033210
Binary
01101011, 01010001, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#6b517a
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#657 ΔE = 3.011
RGB
rgb(107, 81, 122)
RGBA
rgba(107, 81, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.345, g: 0.261, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9744006 / 0xff6b517a
HSL
hsl(278, 20%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(278, 20%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 278° (278.049), saturation: 34% (0.336), value: 48% (0.478)
HSP
hue: 278.049, saturation: 33.607%, perceived brightness: 37.144%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 290.796, S: 30.660, L: 38.579
Cubehelix
H: -88.557, S: 0.288, L: 0.366
TSL
T: 5.429, S: 0.098, L: 0.366
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 34% (0.336), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.522)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 12.518, Y: 10.416, Z: 19.760
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.244, Y: 10.416
CIELab
L: 38.579, a: 19.138, b: -19.131
CIELuv
L: 38.579, u: 10.903, v: -28.710
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.579, C: 27.060, H: 315.011
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.579, C: 30.711, H: 290.796
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.274, a: 12.756, b: -13.709
CIECAM02
J: 29.363, C: 27.672, h: 308.426, Q: 106.760, M: 24.199, s: 47.610, H: 339.725
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.257, jaune: -3.562, green: -2.313
LMS
L: 10.439, M: 8.994, S: 19.611
YCbCr
Y: 96.279, Cb: 142.151, Cr: 136.503
YCgCo
Y: 97.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 23.000
YDbDr
Y: 93.448, Db: 42.953, Dr: -25.761
YPbPr
Y: 89.490, Pb: 17.510, Pr: 11.114
xvYCC
Y: 92.856, Cb: 143.381, Cr: 137.763
YIQ
Y: 93.448, I: 2.317, Q: 18.254
YUV
Y: 93.448, U: 14.051, V: 11.890
Munsell Color System
5P 4/6 ΔE = 2.668
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 9.811

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