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#6b6cab Hex Color Code

#6b6cab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6cab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6cab is comprised of 41.96% red, 42.35% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6cab has a hue of 239° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.94 nm.

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#6b6cab linear gradient to complementary #a5b660

  1. #6b6cab
  2. #7978a0
  3. #858494
  4. #8f9089
  5. #979d7c
  6. #9fa96f
  7. #a5b660

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555894
  2. #5c5e9c
  3. #6465a3
  4. #6b6cab
  5. #7273b3
  6. #7a7aba
  7. #8181c2

Tones

  1. #6b6cab
  2. #7271a6
  3. #7876a1
  4. #7d7b9b
  5. #828096
  6. #878691
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6b6cab to white

  1. #6b6cab
  2. #8483b9
  3. #9d9ac7
  4. #b5b3d5
  5. #cdcce3
  6. #e6e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b6cab to black

  1. #6b6cab
  2. #59598c
  3. #48486f
  4. #373652
  5. #272638
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  14. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  25. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  26. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  27. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

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#6b6cab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cab foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6b6cab">…</p>

#6b6cab background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #6b6cab">…</p>

#6b6cab shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6cab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040171
Binary
01101011, 01101100, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6b6cab
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.392
RGB
rgb(107, 108, 171)
RGBA
rgba(107, 108, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.280, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737045 / 0xff6b6cab
HSL
hsl(239, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.062), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 239.062, saturation: 37.427%, perceived brightness: 45.739%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.410, S: 41.501, L: 47.995
Cubehelix
H: -123.801, S: 0.454, L: 0.450
TSL
T: -2.914, S: 0.104, L: 0.451
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 37% (0.368), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 18.775, Y: 16.791, Z: 40.772
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.220, Y: 16.791
CIELab
L: 47.995, a: 15.352, b: -33.819
CIELuv
L: 47.995, u: -4.196, v: -52.267
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.995, C: 37.140, H: 294.416
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.995, C: 52.435, H: 265.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.976, a: 10.077, b: -30.311
CIECAM02
J: 37.457, C: 39.457, h: 274.775, Q: 120.581, M: 34.505, s: 53.494, H: 319.071
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.319, jaune: -6.038, green: -0.493
LMS
L: 14.350, M: 15.541, S: 40.380
YCbCr
Y: 114.689, Cb: 155.805, Cr: 123.088
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.883, Db: 84.429, Dr: 15.004
YPbPr
Y: 112.323, Pb: 31.615, Pr: -3.398
xvYCC
Y: 112.466, Cb: 155.772, Cr: 125.015
YIQ
Y: 114.883, I: -20.835, Q: 19.390
YUV
Y: 114.883, U: 27.616, V: -6.916
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.828
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.120

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