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#6b6ba4 Hex Color Code

#6b6ba4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6ba4 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6b6ba4 is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.96% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6ba4 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 24% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#6b6ba4 linear gradient to complementary #9faf60

  1. #6b6ba4
  2. #77769a
  3. #82818f
  4. #8b8c85
  5. #929879
  6. #99a36d
  7. #9faf60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56578e
  2. #5d5e95
  3. #64649d
  4. #6b6ba4
  5. #7272ab
  6. #7979b3
  7. #8180bb

Tones

  1. #6b6ba4
  2. #71709f
  3. #76759b
  4. #7b7996
  5. #807e92
  6. #84838d
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6b6ba4 to white

  1. #6b6ba4
  2. #8482b3
  3. #9c9ac2
  4. #b4b2d1
  5. #cdcbe0
  6. #e6e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#6b6ba4 to black

  1. #6b6ba4
  2. #595987
  3. #47476a
  4. #37364f
  5. #262636
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2103 UP
      #726b9c
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  19. Plascon

    1. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  23. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

#6b6ba4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6ba4 foreground

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

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6b6ba4">…</p>

#6b6ba4 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b6ba4">…</p>

#6b6ba4 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6ba4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039908
Binary
01101011, 01101011, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#6b6ba4
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.661
RGB
rgb(107, 107, 164)
RGBA
rgba(107, 107, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.283, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737308 / 0xff6b6ba4
HSL
hsl(240, 24%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 24%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 35% (0.348), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 34.756%, perceived brightness: 45.072%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 37.116, L: 47.393
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.409, L: 0.444
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.095, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.348), magenta: 35% (0.348), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 18.020, Y: 16.321, Z: 37.316
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.228, Y: 16.321
CIELab
L: 47.393, a: 13.994, b: -30.663
CIELuv
L: 47.393, u: -3.397, v: -47.073
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.393, C: 33.705, H: 294.531
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.393, C: 47.196, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.399, a: 8.921, b: -26.485
CIECAM02
J: 36.922, C: 36.417, h: 275.738, Q: 119.715, M: 31.846, s: 51.576, H: 319.613
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -5.472, green: -0.522
LMS
L: 14.157, M: 15.254, S: 36.972
YCbCr
Y: 113.499, Cb: 153.023, Cr: 123.953
YCgCo
Y: 121.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 12.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.498, Db: 75.981, Dr: 12.369
YPbPr
Y: 111.104, Pb: 28.500, Pr: -2.622
xvYCC
Y: 111.419, Cb: 153.035, Cr: 125.697
YIQ
Y: 113.498, I: -18.312, Q: 17.735
YUV
Y: 113.498, U: 24.853, V: -5.701
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.763
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.926

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