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#6b6cb7 Hex Color Code

#6b6cb7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6cb7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6cb7 is comprised of 41.96% red, 42.35% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6cb7 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.79 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6cb7 linear gradient to complementary #adc55d

  1. #6b6cb7
  2. #7c7aaa
  3. #8a899c
  4. #95978e
  5. #9fa67f
  6. #a7b66f
  7. #adc55d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5457a0
  2. #5c5ea8
  3. #6365af
  4. #6b6cb7
  5. #7373bf
  6. #7a7ac7
  7. #8281cf

Tones

  1. #6b6cb7
  2. #7372b1
  3. #7a78ab
  4. #817ea4
  5. #87849e
  6. #8c8b98
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6b6cb7 to white

  1. #6b6cb7
  2. #8583c3
  3. #9e9acf
  4. #b6b3db
  5. #cecce7
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6b6cb7 to black

  1. #6b6cb7
  2. #595996
  3. #484876
  4. #373658
  5. #27263b
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

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#6b6cb7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cb7 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6b6cb7">…</p>

#6b6cb7 background

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

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #6b6cb7">…</p>

#6b6cb7 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6cb7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040183
Binary
01101011, 01101100, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6b6cb7
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.627
RGB
rgb(107, 108, 183)
RGBA
rgba(107, 108, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.271, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737033 / 0xff6b6cb7
HSL
hsl(239, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.211), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 239.211, saturation: 41.530%, perceived brightness: 46.546%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.505, S: 49.741, L: 48.597
Cubehelix
H: -123.683, S: 0.539, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.920, S: 0.120, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.415), magenta: 41% (0.410), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 19.971, Y: 17.269, Z: 47.072
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.205, Y: 17.269
CIELab
L: 48.597, a: 18.814, b: -39.853
CIELuv
L: 48.597, u: -4.891, v: -62.216
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.597, C: 44.070, H: 295.271
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.597, C: 62.408, H: 265.505
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.556, a: 13.059, b: -38.070
CIECAM02
J: 37.980, C: 45.033, h: 274.337, Q: 121.419, M: 39.381, s: 56.951, H: 318.826
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -7.137, green: -0.544
LMS
L: 14.409, M: 15.550, S: 46.585
YCbCr
Y: 115.865, Cb: 161.073, Cr: 122.236
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.251, Db: 100.425, Dr: 17.608
YPbPr
Y: 113.187, Pb: 37.615, Pr: -3.950
xvYCC
Y: 113.208, Cb: 161.042, Cr: 124.530
YIQ
Y: 116.251, I: -24.690, Q: 23.124
YUV
Y: 116.251, U: 32.848, V: -8.116
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.263
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.881

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