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Sikkens V9.26.39 / #6b6599 Hex Color Code

#6b6599 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6599 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6599 is comprised of 41.96% red, 39.61% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6599 has a hue of 247° (degrees), 20% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 457.61 nm.

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  1. Remains of paint on old wood, violet,lilac,
  2. Blurred background with a violet hue.
  3. pansy

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#6b6599 linear gradient to complementary #91a658

  1. #6b6599
  2. #75708f
  3. #7c7a85
  4. #83857b
  5. #899070
  6. #8d9b65
  7. #91a658

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575284
  2. #5e588b
  3. #645f92
  4. #6b6599
  5. #726ca0
  6. #7972a7
  7. #7f79ae

Tones

  1. #6b6599
  2. #6f6995
  3. #736e91
  4. #76728c
  5. #797688
  6. #7c7b83
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#6b6599 to white

  1. #6b6599
  2. #837daa
  3. #9b95ba
  4. #b4afcb
  5. #cdc9dc
  6. #e6e4ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b6599 to black

  1. #6b6599
  2. #59547e
  3. #474364
  4. #36334a
  5. #262433
  6. #17161d
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 0.592 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10234 C
      #696496
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 8162 C
      #696399
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Purple Paradise PPU16-03
      #79669e
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d5
      #675c8f
      ΔE = 3.473 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Clematis - 6831
      #7e6596
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Brezo Blue / 2844
      #6c6290
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Candy Blue / 4435
      #626389
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Dulux

    1. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 10RB 17/210
      #6c698d
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 4.021 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Kimberly V53-044-293
      #695d87
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 4005 / Blue Lilac
      #76689a
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 4.048 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. KILZ

    1. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  24. Glidden

    1. Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  32. ECOS Paints

    1. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  33. Nerolac

    1. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Purple Frenzy
      #5b6299
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Purple Storm R49E
      #7b6c97
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  36. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726b93
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  37. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. CF10470
      #685d86
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  38. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Prophetic Purple / NP PB 1436 D
      #7b679c
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  41. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Nirvana / T53-8
      #78668b
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  42. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  43. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  45. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  46. California Paints

    1. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  47. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  48. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Purple Gumball / 369
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  50. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  51. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  52. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  53. Wattyl

    1. Lydia's Purple / D60W
      #635e86
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Poison Ivy / D49W
      #706286
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  54. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  55. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  57. New Look

    1. Purple Reign / G37-05
      #706286
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  58. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. P24 Jacaranda
      #795f92
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  60. CIL

    1. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  62. Duron

    1. Purple Passage
      #6a5b84
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  63. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

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#6b6599 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6599 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6b6599">…</p>

#6b6599 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6b6599">…</p>

#6b6599 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6599">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7038361
Binary
01101011, 01100101, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#6b6599
LRV
≈ 14.7%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 1.436
RGB
rgb(107, 101, 153)
RGBA
rgba(107, 101, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.296, g: 0.280, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 39.608%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9738855 / 0xff6b6599
HSL
hsl(247, 20%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 20%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (246.923), saturation: 34% (0.340), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 246.923, saturation: 33.987%, perceived brightness: 43.101%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.582, S: 32.208, L: 45.266
Cubehelix
H: -117.392, S: 0.362, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -3.236, S: 0.087, L: 0.426
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.301), magenta: 34% (0.340), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 16.465, Y: 14.733, Z: 32.107
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.233, Y: 14.733
CIELab
L: 45.266, a: 14.651, b: -27.489
CIELuv
L: 45.266, u: -0.305, v: -41.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.266, C: 31.150, H: 298.057
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.266, C: 41.830, H: 269.582
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.383, a: 9.401, b: -22.727
CIECAM02
J: 35.027, C: 33.311, h: 281.354, Q: 116.603, M: 29.130, s: 49.982, H: 322.825
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -4.932, green: -0.893
LMS
L: 13.181, M: 13.620, S: 31.824
YCbCr
Y: 109.397, Cb: 149.940, Cr: 126.942
YCoCg
Y: 115.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.722, Db: 66.616, Dr: 3.286
YPbPr
Y: 106.022, Pb: 25.310, Pr: 0.608
xvYCC
Y: 107.054, Cb: 150.233, Cr: 128.534
YIQ
Y: 108.722, I: -13.131, Q: 17.448
YUV
Y: 108.722, U: 21.790, V: -1.511
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.985
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.705

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