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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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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Silver Shell P3-D1-4
      #6c5894
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ Timeless Classic P4-D1-4
      #6c5490
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  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. Focoltone

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 2077 U
      #76579d
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 7677 C
      #6f5091
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  18. CIL

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

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

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

#6b5797 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b5797 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6b5797">…</p>

#6b5797 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6b5797">…</p>

#6b5797 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<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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