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#6b56a1 Hex Color Code

#6b56a1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b56a1 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b56a1 is comprised of 41.96% red, 33.73% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6b56a1 has a hue of 257° (degrees), 30% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 441.81 nm.

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#6b56a1 linear gradient to complementary #82c037

  1. #6b56a1
  2. #766893
  3. #7d7984
  4. #828b75
  5. #849d64
  6. #84ae50
  7. #82c037

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #58458e
  2. #5e4a94
  3. #65509a
  4. #6b56a1
  5. #715ca8
  6. #7862ae
  7. #7e68b5

Tones

  1. #6b56a1
  2. #6f5c9b
  3. #736395
  4. #76698f
  5. #786f89
  6. #7a7682
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#6b56a1 to White

  1. #6b56a1
  2. #8470b1
  3. #9d8bc0
  4. #b5a7d0
  5. #cec4df
  6. #e6e1ef
  7. #ffffff

#6b56a1 to Black

  1. #6b56a1
  2. #594884
  3. #483a69
  4. #372d4e
  5. #272035
  6. #17141e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. ★ 2223
      #7555a1
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 11 300 / Amethyst 110
      #6854a0
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-c1
      #66559e
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 38-c2
      #625297
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Spice Plum P2-C1-4
      #6c54a8
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  5. Dupont

    1. CAS686
      #60559d
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  6. Brillux

    1. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  7. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Purple
      #6d5194
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#6b56a1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b56a1 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b56a1">…</p>

#6b56a1 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6b56a1">…</p>

#6b56a1 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b56a1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7034529
Binary
01101011, 01010110, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#6b56a1
LRV
≈ 12.4%
Closest short hex
#659 ΔE = 1.914
RGB
rgb(107, 86, 161)
RGBA
rgba(107, 86, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.243, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.337%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9742687 / 0xff6b56a1
HSL
hsl(257, 30%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 30%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (256.800), saturation: 47% (0.466), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 256.800, saturation: 46.584%, perceived brightness: 40.602%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.511, S: 43.196, L: 41.774
Cubehelix
H: -108.611, S: 0.513, L: 0.394
TSL
T: -3.665, S: 0.128, L: 0.395
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.335), magenta: 47% (0.466), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 15.823, Y: 12.354, Z: 35.262
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.195, Y: 12.354
CIELab
L: 41.774, a: 26.028, b: -37.735
CIELuv
L: 41.774, u: 4.545, v: -57.601
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.774, C: 45.841, H: 304.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.774, C: 57.780, H: 274.511
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.149, a: 18.844, b: -34.878
CIECAM02
J: 31.960, C: 43.484, h: 288.590, Q: 111.382, M: 38.026, s: 58.430, H: 327.104
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.391, jaune: -6.886, green: -2.064
LMS
L: 11.176, M: 10.054, S: 34.892
YCbCr
Y: 102.621, Cb: 157.817, Cr: 131.894
YCgCo
Y: 110.000, Cg: -24.000, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 100.829, Db: 90.525, Dr: -11.718
YPbPr
Y: 95.873, Pb: 35.085, Pr: 7.050
xvYCC
Y: 98.338, Cb: 158.820, Cr: 134.193
YIQ
Y: 100.829, I: -11.585, Q: 27.776
YUV
Y: 100.829, U: 29.611, V: 5.414
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 1.233
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 4.881

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