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#6b5ca5 Hex Color Code

#6b5ca5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b5ca5 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b5ca5 is comprised of 41.96% red, 36.08% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6b5ca5 has a hue of 252° (degrees), 29% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 451.29 nm.

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  3. UK Liverpool England Waterfront City Skyline at Dusk

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#6b5ca5 linear gradient to complementary #90c140

  1. #6b5ca5
  2. #786d97
  3. #817d89
  4. #888e7a
  5. #8d9f69
  6. #8fb057
  7. #90c140

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #574a91
  2. #5e5097
  3. #64569e
  4. #6b5ca5
  5. #7262ac
  6. #7868b3
  7. #7f6fba

Tones

  1. #6b5ca5
  2. #70629f
  3. #746899
  4. #786e93
  5. #7c758d
  6. #7e7b87
  7. #818181

Tints and Shades

#6b5ca5 to white

  1. #6b5ca5
  2. #8475b4
  3. #9d8fc3
  4. #b5aad2
  5. #cec6e1
  6. #e6e2f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b5ca5 to black

  1. #6b5ca5
  2. #594d87
  3. #483e6b
  4. #372f50
  5. #272236
  6. #17151e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-c
      #6b59a3
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #685d9c
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 1-41-7 Pure Passion
      #735b98
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  5. Delta

    1. ★ Passion / 025900202W
      #6460ab
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Pansy / 026630202W
      #6c4f9c
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Resene

    1. Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Fuchsia V58-090-298
      #7b5cb7
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 6326
      #595693
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  10. Behr

    1. Just A Fairytale P560-6
      #6b5d98
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Classic Waltz P570-6
      #71588d
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. Plascon

    1. Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Spice Plum P2-C1-4
      #6c54a8
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. 2211
      #605c9c
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 60 14 270 / Aquarell 70
      #5458b0
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Las Cruces Purple / 143-7
      #8060a0
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  16. Dupont

    1. CAS686
      #60559d
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. CAS702
      #705292
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2096 CP
      #73569b
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 2665 CP
      #7d62a3
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  18. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R60B
      #765a98
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Dulux

    1. 16RB 13/349
      #625894
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  23. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 48.18.24
      #695093
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  24. ProMarker

    1. Violet
      #6c61ba
      ΔE = 3.980 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  25. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  27. PlaidFX

    1. Voodoo Violet / 36865
      #615594
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Rollick
      #775c91
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  29. Abet Laminati

    1. Viola Madras 423
      #5a53a3
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  30. Matthews Paint

    1. Scandinavian Blue / 30493
      #5e5793
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  31. Caran d'Ache

    1. 129 Violet Brown
      #6f588f
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  32. Sikkens

    1. W0.25.40
      #6e659b
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  34. California Paints

    1. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  35. Ford

    1. Purple
      #7c609c
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  36. Crayola

    1. Gel Fx Purple
      #6d5194
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  37. Taubmans

    1. Purple Bygone / T10 35C-2
      #725690
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. African Violet / T12 36.H3
      #7a68a9
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  38. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 310 40 40
      #6f5390
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. RAL 300 40 45
      #59529c
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  40. Beckers

    1. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  41. Dulux Australia

    1. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Riviera Rain / D15
      #595893
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fashionista / 41D-4
      #64558d
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  44. Glidden

    1. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  45. General Paint

    1. High Church / CLV 1175N
      #6d5f8e
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Shadow Eclipse - 4213
      #7768a1
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  47. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52904
      #624ea2
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

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#6b5ca5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b5ca5 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6b5ca5">…</p>

#6b5ca5 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b5ca5">…</p>

#6b5ca5 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b5ca5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7036069
Binary
01101011, 01011100, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#6b5ca5
LRV
≈ 13.5%
Closest short hex
#65a ΔE = 2.972
RGB
rgb(107, 92, 165)
RGBA
rgba(107, 92, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.253, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 36.078%, blue: 64.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9741147 / 0xff6b5ca5
HSL
hsl(252, 29%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 29%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (252.329), saturation: 44% (0.442), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 252.329, saturation: 44.242%, perceived brightness: 42.045%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.083, S: 43.511, L: 43.502
Cubehelix
H: -112.674, S: 0.501, L: 0.410
TSL
T: -3.471, S: 0.120, L: 0.411
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.352), magenta: 44% (0.442), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 16.680, Y: 13.496, Z: 37.316
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.200, Y: 13.496
CIELab
L: 43.502, a: 23.463, b: -37.372
CIELuv
L: 43.502, u: 2.087, v: -57.372
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.502, C: 44.127, H: 302.121
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.502, C: 57.409, H: 272.083
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.737, a: 16.756, b: -34.508
CIECAM02
J: 33.444, C: 42.856, h: 284.812, Q: 113.938, M: 37.477, s: 57.352, H: 324.849
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -6.779, green: -1.622
LMS
L: 11.961, M: 11.401, S: 36.930
YCbCr
Y: 106.037, Cb: 157.827, Cr: 129.402
YCoCg
Y: 114.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 104.807, Db: 90.559, Dr: -4.154
YPbPr
Y: 100.451, Pb: 34.775, Pr: 4.142
xvYCC
Y: 102.270, Cb: 158.547, Cr: 131.638
YIQ
Y: 104.807, I: -14.516, Q: 25.885
YUV
Y: 104.807, U: 29.622, V: 1.924
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.789
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 4.157

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