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#6b5797 Hex Color Code

#6b5797 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b5797 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b5797 is comprised of 41.96% red, 34.12% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6b5797 has a hue of 259° (degrees), 27% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 430.67 nm.

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#6b5797 linear gradient to complementary #7bab43

  1. #6b5797
  2. #72658b
  3. #78737f
  4. #7b8172
  5. #7d8f64
  6. #7d9d55
  7. #7bab43

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #594684
  2. #5f4b8a
  3. #655191
  4. #6b5797
  5. #715d9d
  6. #7863a4
  7. #7e69aa

Tones

  1. #6b5797
  2. #6e5c92
  3. #70628d
  4. #736787
  5. #746c82
  6. #76727c
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#6b5797 to white

  1. #6b5797
  2. #8371a8
  3. #9c8cb9
  4. #b4a7ca
  5. #cdc4dc
  6. #e6e1ed
  7. #ffffff

#6b5797 to black

  1. #6b5797
  2. #59497c
  3. #473b62
  4. #372d4a
  5. #262032
  6. #17141c
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Timeless Classic P4-D1-4
      #6c5490
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Lightning Sash P1-D1-4
      #605494
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-c1
      #66559e
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 38-c2
      #625297
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-41-7 Pure Passion
      #735b98
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  4. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Purple
      #6d5194
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  5. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  6. Dupont

    1. CAS702
      #705292
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. CAS686
      #60559d
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  7. Taubmans

    1. Purple Bygone / T10 35C-2
      #725690
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  8. Brillux

    1. 48.15.24
      #745b9e
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 48.18.24
      #695093
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  9. Resene

    1. Butterfly Bush V54-057-295
      #68578c
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fashionista / 41D-4
      #64558d
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3840 TCX
      #60569a
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. 2367 CP
      #5f599b
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R60B
      #765a98
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  14. Caparol

    1. 60 11 300 / Amethyst 110
      #6854a0
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  16. Dulux

    1. 23RB 11/349
      #64568c
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  19. CIL

    1. Palace Purple
      #67568a
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  21. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

#6b5797 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b5797 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #6b5797">…</p>

#6b5797 background

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

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #6b5797">…</p>

#6b5797 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b5797">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7034775
Binary
01101011, 01010111, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6b5797
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#659 ΔE = 1.423
RGB
rgb(107, 87, 151)
RGBA
rgba(107, 87, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.310, g: 0.252, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.341%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9742441 / 0xff6b5797
HSL
hsl(259, 27%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 27%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (258.750), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 258.750, saturation: 42.384%, perceived brightness: 40.118%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 276.102, S: 36.886, L: 41.495
Cubehelix
H: -106.802, S: 0.436, L: 0.392
TSL
T: -3.748, S: 0.113, L: 0.393
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.291), magenta: 42% (0.424), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 15.056, Y: 12.176, Z: 30.829
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.210, Y: 12.176
CIELab
L: 41.495, a: 22.715, b: -32.201
CIELuv
L: 41.495, u: 5.230, v: -48.924
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.495, C: 39.406, H: 305.200
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.495, C: 49.203, H: 276.102
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.895, a: 15.953, b: -27.956
CIECAM02
J: 31.749, C: 38.536, h: 290.895, Q: 111.013, M: 33.699, s: 55.096, H: 328.502
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.348, jaune: -5.871, green: -1.972
LMS
L: 11.257, M: 10.264, S: 30.528
YCbCr
Y: 102.145, Cb: 153.136, Cr: 132.236
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: -21.000, Co: 15.750
YDbDr
Y: 100.276, Db: 76.312, Dr: -12.772
YPbPr
Y: 95.868, Pb: 29.700, Pr: 7.056
xvYCC
Y: 98.334, Cb: 154.089, Cr: 134.198
YIQ
Y: 100.276, I: -8.647, Q: 24.142
YUV
Y: 100.276, U: 24.962, V: 5.899
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/10 ΔE = 1.789
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 6.432

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