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#6b6cad Hex Color Code

#6b6cad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6cad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6cad is comprised of 41.96% red, 42.35% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6cad has a hue of 239° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.91 nm.

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#6b6cad linear gradient to complementary #a7b95f

  1. #6b6cad
  2. #7a78a1
  3. #868596
  4. #909289
  5. #999f7c
  6. #a1ac6e
  7. #a7b95f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555896
  2. #5c5e9e
  3. #6465a5
  4. #6b6cad
  5. #7273b5
  6. #7a7abc
  7. #8181c4

Tones

  1. #6b6cad
  2. #7271a8
  3. #7876a2
  4. #7e7c9d
  5. #838197
  6. #888792
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6b6cad to white

  1. #6b6cad
  2. #8483bb
  3. #9d9ac8
  4. #b5b3d6
  5. #cecce4
  6. #e6e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#6b6cad to black

  1. #6b6cad
  2. #59598e
  3. #484870
  4. #373653
  5. #272638
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 0.670 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3946 TCX
      #5f6db0
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  17. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  19. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

#6b6cad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cad foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6b6cad">…</p>

#6b6cad background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6b6cad">…</p>

#6b6cad shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6cad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040173
Binary
01101011, 01101100, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6b6cad
LRV
≈ 16.9%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.302
RGB
rgb(107, 108, 173)
RGBA
rgba(107, 108, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.278, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737043 / 0xff6b6cad
HSL
hsl(239, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.091), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 239.091, saturation: 38.150%, perceived brightness: 45.870%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.429, S: 42.872, L: 48.092
Cubehelix
H: -123.778, S: 0.468, L: 0.450
TSL
T: -2.915, S: 0.107, L: 0.451
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 18.967, Y: 16.867, Z: 41.783
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.217, Y: 16.867
CIELab
L: 48.092, a: 15.922, b: -34.833
CIELuv
L: 48.092, u: -4.312, v: -53.935
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.092, C: 38.300, H: 294.564
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.092, C: 54.107, H: 265.429
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.070, a: 10.561, b: -31.571
CIECAM02
J: 37.542, C: 40.413, h: 274.709, Q: 120.717, M: 35.340, s: 54.107, H: 319.034
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -6.223, green: -0.504
LMS
L: 14.359, M: 15.542, S: 41.376
YCbCr
Y: 114.885, Cb: 156.683, Cr: 122.946
YCgCo
Y: 124.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.111, Db: 87.095, Dr: 15.438
YPbPr
Y: 112.467, Pb: 32.615, Pr: -3.490
xvYCC
Y: 112.589, Cb: 156.650, Cr: 124.934
YIQ
Y: 115.111, I: -21.478, Q: 20.012
YUV
Y: 115.111, U: 28.488, V: -7.116
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.810
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.286

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