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#6b6a8e Hex Color Code

#6b6a8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6a8e is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6a8e is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.57% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6a8e has a hue of 242° (degrees), 15% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6a8e linear gradient to complementary #8c9464

  1. #6b6a8e
  2. #727187
  3. #787881
  4. #7e7f7a
  5. #838673
  6. #888d6c
  7. #8c9464

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575679
  2. #5e5d80
  3. #646387
  4. #6b6a8e
  5. #727195
  6. #79779c
  7. #807ea3

Tones

  1. #6b6a8e
  2. #6e6d8b
  3. #717088
  4. #747385
  5. #777682
  6. #79797f
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#6b6a8e to white

  1. #6b6a8e
  2. #8381a0
  3. #9b99b3
  4. #b3b2c5
  5. #cccbd8
  6. #e5e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#6b6a8e to black

  1. #6b6a8e
  2. #595875
  3. #47465d
  4. #363646
  5. #262630
  6. #17161b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ 2252
      #706c94
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7671 U
      #6e6993
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  19. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  20. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  30. Sto

    1. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 16.5%

#6b6a8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6a8e foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6b6a8e">…</p>

#6b6a8e background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b6a8e">…</p>

#6b6a8e shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6a8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039630
Binary
01101011, 01101010, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#6b6a8e
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 1.881
RGB
rgb(107, 106, 142)
RGBA
rgba(107, 106, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.299, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737586 / 0xff6b6a8e
HSL
hsl(242, 15%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 15%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.667), saturation: 25% (0.254), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 241.667, saturation: 25.352%, perceived brightness: 43.523%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.810, S: 22.753, L: 46.159
Cubehelix
H: -121.736, S: 0.257, L: 0.432
TSL
T: -3.017, S: 0.063, L: 0.433
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.246), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 16.099, Y: 15.387, Z: 27.708
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.260, Y: 15.387
CIELab
L: 46.159, a: 8.716, b: -19.568
CIELuv
L: 46.159, u: -1.630, v: -29.240
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.159, C: 21.421, H: 294.010
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.159, C: 29.286, H: 266.810
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.226, a: 4.614, b: -14.422
CIECAM02
J: 35.839, C: 25.116, h: 277.636, Q: 117.948, M: 21.963, s: 43.152, H: 320.688
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.222, jaune: -3.491, green: -0.403
LMS
L: 13.907, M: 14.961, S: 27.505
YCbCr
Y: 110.839, Cb: 143.656, Cr: 125.883
YCgCo
Y: 115.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 110.403, Db: 47.538, Dr: 6.479
YPbPr
Y: 108.805, Pb: 17.885, Pr: -1.156
xvYCC
Y: 109.444, Cb: 143.711, Cr: 126.985
YIQ
Y: 110.403, I: -10.970, Q: 11.412
YUV
Y: 110.403, U: 15.550, V: -2.985
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.289
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.809

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