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#6b6697 Hex Color Code

#6b6697 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6697 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6697 is comprised of 41.96% red, 40% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6697 has a hue of 246° (degrees), 19% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 458.47 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6b6697 linear gradient to complementary #90a25b

  1. #6b6697
  2. #74708e
  3. #7b7a85
  4. #82847b
  5. #878e71
  6. #8c9866
  7. #90a25b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575382
  2. #5e5989
  3. #646090
  4. #6b6697
  5. #726d9e
  6. #7973a5
  7. #7f7aac

Tones

  1. #6b6697
  2. #6f6a93
  3. #736e8f
  4. #76728b
  5. #797787
  6. #7c7b83
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#6b6697 to white

  1. #6b6697
  2. #837ea8
  3. #9b96b9
  4. #b4afca
  5. #ccc9dc
  6. #e6e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#6b6697 to black

  1. #6b6697
  2. #59557c
  3. #474462
  4. #36344a
  5. #262432
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3828 TPG
      #696697
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ P 102-6 U
      #6a6593
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  8. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Glidden

    1. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Behr

    1. 630B-7 Pandora
      #695f94
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  25. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  27. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

#6b6697 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6697 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6b6697">…</p>

#6b6697 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #6b6697">…</p>

#6b6697 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6697">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7038615
Binary
01101011, 01100110, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6b6697
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 1.267
RGB
rgb(107, 102, 151)
RGBA
rgba(107, 102, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.283, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9738601 / 0xff6b6697
HSL
hsl(246, 19%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 19%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (246.122), saturation: 32% (0.325), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 246.122, saturation: 32.450%, perceived brightness: 43.190%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.185, S: 30.467, L: 45.445
Cubehelix
H: -118.070, S: 0.342, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -3.202, S: 0.083, L: 0.428
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.291), magenta: 32% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 16.399, Y: 14.863, Z: 31.277
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.238, Y: 14.863
CIELab
L: 45.445, a: 13.504, b: -26.022
CIELuv
L: 45.445, u: -0.562, v: -39.493
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.445, C: 29.318, H: 297.426
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.445, C: 39.497, H: 269.185
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.552, a: 8.464, b: -21.115
CIECAM02
J: 35.190, C: 31.834, h: 280.823, Q: 116.875, M: 27.838, s: 48.805, H: 322.517
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -4.663, green: -0.801
LMS
L: 13.323, M: 13.881, S: 31.009
YCbCr
Y: 109.705, Cb: 148.771, Cr: 126.716
YCgCo
Y: 115.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 15.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.081, Db: 63.067, Dr: 3.968
YPbPr
Y: 106.593, Pb: 23.925, Pr: 0.246
xvYCC
Y: 107.545, Cb: 149.016, Cr: 128.216
YIQ
Y: 109.081, I: -12.763, Q: 16.303
YUV
Y: 109.081, U: 20.629, V: -1.825
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.987
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.127

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