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#6b5968 Hex Color Code

#6b5968 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b5968 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #6b5968 is comprised of 41.96% red, 34.9% green and 40.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6b5968 has a hue of 310° (degrees), 9% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 540.19 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b5968 linear gradient to complementary #586c5d

  1. #6b5968
  2. #685c66
  3. #656064
  4. #626363
  5. #5f6661
  6. #5c695f
  7. #586c5d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a4857
  2. #604e5d
  3. #655362
  4. #6b5968
  5. #715f6e
  6. #776474
  7. #7d6a79

Tints and Shades

#6b5968 to white

  1. #6b5968
  2. #82727f
  3. #9a8d98
  4. #b2a8b0
  5. #cbc4ca
  6. #e5e1e4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b5968 to black

  1. #6b5968
  2. #594a56
  3. #473c45
  4. #362e35
  5. #262125
  6. #171416
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 680F-6 Shy Violet
      #6e5a68
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. ★ 670F-6 Vintage Grape
      #665a65
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7659 U
      #6e5a6b
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 2364 C
      #66596c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6442
      #6e5869
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6449
      #675568
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Bloom M72-025-320
      #6f5b6c
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Fedora V47-018-310
      #625665
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7363-63 Wild Violet
      #6d5864
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. ★ 7362-63 Shimmering Star
      #655564
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stormy Purple
      #6b5669
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Boysenberry Jam
      #675c6a
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  7. Sico

    1. ★ 6046-63 Shimmering Star
      #655564
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  8. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Webster Avenue / JG-101
      #715d6e
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Legacy Plum / 90RB 10/105
      #685462
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mountain Haze
      #6c5563
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cabernet / 2116-30
      #6c5b65
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Wild Mulberry / CSP-475
      #6c5f6c
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. Vivid Vision / 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Dusk
      #745d6b
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 52 3 360 / Flamenco 5
      #645868
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  15. New Look

    1. Gypsy Girl / G37-09
      #735d6f
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  16. Wattyl

    1. Marchioness D40w / D40W
      #735d6f
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 8319 Violet Bloom
      #6d5466
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  18. Duron

    1. Stunning Shade
      #675660
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Expressive Plum
      #735b68
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  19. Dulux

    1. Mercury Shower 1
      #695861
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Trinket / 339
      #665261
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Plum Wine / 454
      #745e6f
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5979 - Purple Trinket
      #665261
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. DE 5978 - Mauve-a-lous
      #745e6f
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-R50B
      #71606d
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

#6b5968 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b5968 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #6b5968">…</p>

#6b5968 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6b5968">…</p>

#6b5968 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b5968">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7035240
Binary
01101011, 01011001, 01101000
Hexadecimal
#6b5968
LRV
≈ 11.3%
Closest short hex
#656 ΔE = 1.984
RGB
rgb(107, 89, 104)
RGBA
rgba(107, 89, 104, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.357, g: 0.297, b: 0.347
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 34.902%, blue: 40.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9741976 / 0xff6b5968
HSL
hsl(310, 9%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(310, 9%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 310° (310.000), saturation: 17% (0.168), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 310.000, saturation: 16.822%, perceived brightness: 37.830%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 315.194, S: 14.708, L: 40.032
Cubehelix
H: -61.883, S: 0.127, L: 0.377
TSL
T: 4.795, S: 0.058, L: 0.377
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 3% (0.028), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 59% (0.592)
XYZ
X: 12.134, Y: 11.270, Z: 14.630
xyY
x: 0.319, y: 0.296, Y: 11.270
CIELab
L: 40.032, a: 10.247, b: -5.831
CIELuv
L: 40.032, u: 9.265, v: -9.203
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.032, C: 11.790, H: 330.359
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.032, C: 13.059, H: 315.194
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.571, a: 5.768, b: -2.338
CIECAM02
J: 30.562, C: 13.215, h: 328.361, Q: 108.918, M: 11.556, s: 32.573, H: 353.906
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.143, jaune: -1.182, green: -1.358
LMS
L: 11.358, M: 10.683, S: 14.577
YCbCr
Y: 98.547, Cb: 131.921, Cr: 134.837
YCgCo
Y: 97.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 27.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.092, Db: 11.895, Dr: -20.739
YPbPr
Y: 93.914, Pb: 5.430, Pr: 8.310
xvYCC
Y: 96.656, Cb: 132.770, Cr: 135.300
YIQ
Y: 96.092, I: 5.904, Q: 8.473
YUV
Y: 96.092, U: 3.893, V: 9.570
Munsell Color System
10P 4/2 ΔE = 2.651
Brand Color
Carbonmade ΔE = 12.317

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