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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 / #fff

#6b6cab to black

  1. #6b6cab
  2. #59598c
  3. #48486f
  4. #373652
  5. #272638
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  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%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7669 XGC
      #6868a2
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  13. Alcro

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

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. W0.25.40
      #6e659b
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.227 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.227 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  28. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  31. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  34. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  35. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  39. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  41. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  43. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  44. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Prophetic Purple / NP PB 1436 D
      #7b679c
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  47. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  49. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  50. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  51. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  52. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  54. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  55. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  56. Behr

    1. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 14.1%

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#6b6cab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cab foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6b6cab">…</p>

#6b6cab background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #6b6cab">…</p>

#6b6cab shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<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: 41.961%, yellow: 42.347%, blue: 67.059%
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
YCoCg
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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