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#6b68a9 Hex Color Code

#6b68a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b68a9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b68a9 is comprised of 41.96% red, 40.78% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6b68a9 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.02 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b68a9 linear gradient to complementary #a0b859

  1. #6b68a9
  2. #79759d
  3. #848291
  4. #8d8f85
  5. #959d77
  6. #9baa69
  7. #a0b859

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565493
  2. #5d5b9a
  3. #6461a2
  4. #6b68a9
  5. #726fb0
  6. #7976b8
  7. #817cbf

Tones

  1. #6b68a9
  2. #716da4
  3. #77739f
  4. #7c7899
  5. #817e94
  6. #85838f
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6b68a9 to white

  1. #6b68a9
  2. #847fb7
  3. #9c98c5
  4. #b5b0d4
  5. #cdcae2
  6. #e6e4f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b68a9 to black

  1. #6b68a9
  2. #59568b
  3. #48456d
  4. #373552
  5. #272537
  6. #17161f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 7676 C
      #7566a0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  24. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

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#6b68a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b68a9 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6b68a9">…</p>

#6b68a9 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #6b68a9">…</p>

#6b68a9 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b68a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039145
Binary
01101011, 01101000, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6b68a9
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.202
RGB
rgb(107, 104, 169)
RGBA
rgba(107, 104, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.274, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9738071 / 0xff6b68a9
HSL
hsl(243, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.769), saturation: 38% (0.385), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 242.769, saturation: 38.462%, perceived brightness: 44.761%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.235, S: 41.663, L: 46.830
Cubehelix
H: -120.846, S: 0.460, L: 0.439
TSL
T: -3.062, S: 0.106, L: 0.440
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 38% (0.385), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 18.173, Y: 15.890, Z: 39.638
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.216, Y: 15.890
CIELab
L: 46.830, a: 17.229, b: -34.478
CIELuv
L: 46.830, u: -2.570, v: -53.219
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.830, C: 38.543, H: 296.552
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.830, C: 53.281, H: 267.235
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.863, a: 11.617, b: -31.052
CIECAM02
J: 36.398, C: 40.016, h: 277.487, Q: 118.864, M: 34.993, s: 54.258, H: 320.603
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.331, jaune: -6.179, green: -0.766
LMS
L: 13.707, M: 14.429, S: 39.251
YCbCr
Y: 112.477, Cb: 156.091, Cr: 124.702
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.307, Db: 85.295, Dr: 10.106
YPbPr
Y: 109.319, Pb: 32.155, Pr: -1.490
xvYCC
Y: 109.886, Cb: 156.246, Cr: 126.691
YIQ
Y: 112.307, I: -19.095, Q: 20.858
YUV
Y: 112.307, U: 27.900, V: -4.656
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.372
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.561

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