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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

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    1. ★ 55 7 340 / Clematis 10
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      #684c7c
      ΔE = 2.538
  5. Evonik-Degussa

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      ΔE = 1.760
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      ΔE = 1.931
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    1. ★ Iris Impact / 7109
      #6e5275
      ΔE = 2.132
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    1. ★ Flipper P5-E1-4
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      #6f5282
      ΔE = 2.169
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      #715176
      ΔE = 2.446
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS694
      #6b5582
      ΔE = 2.258
    2. CAS710
      #75527d
      ΔE = 2.690
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    1. ★ BS381 796 - Dark violet
      #6d4f73
      ΔE = 2.263
    2. BS 4800 24 C 39 - Regal violet / Regalia
      #6a4f70
      ΔE = 2.742
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    1. Velvet Ribbon 2 / 56RB 09/302
      #6a4b75
      ΔE = 2.302
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      #675273
      ΔE = 2.353
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Mountain Top
      #6c4e7f
      ΔE = 2.311
    2. Velvet Beret
      #6d5474
      ΔE = 2.776
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    1. 1194
      #694b74
      ΔE = 2.325
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Magenta Red Lips / 1194
      #694b74
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  16. CIL

    1. Grape Jamboree
      #6b4b75
      ΔE = 2.375
    2. California Raisin
      #685272
      ΔE = 2.563
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      #654c71
      ΔE = 2.570
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      ΔE = 2.872
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      #634c77
      ΔE = 2.576
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    1. Model Master 52923
      #6f5183
      ΔE = 2.605
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7447
      #664a78
      ΔE = 2.878
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    1. Mistic Purple / 6309 B
      #654a77
      ΔE = 2.885
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    1. S 4030-R60B
      #665581
      ΔE = 2.887
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      ΔE = 2.906
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      #654e7f
      ΔE = 2.951
  25. Focoltone

    1. 2192
      #725685
      ΔE = 2.959

#6b517a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b517a foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

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

#6b517a background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b517a">…</p>

#6b517a shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<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
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: 41.961%, yellow: 31.765%, blue: 47.843%
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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