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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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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. 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%
  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. Brighto Paints

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#6b6cad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cad foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #6b6cad">…</p>

#6b6cad background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #6b6cad">…</p>

#6b6cad shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George 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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