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#6b6cbc Hex Color Code

#6b6cbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6cbc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6cbc is comprised of 41.96% red, 42.35% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6cbc has a hue of 239° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.74 nm.

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#6b6cbc linear gradient to complementary #b1cc5b

  1. #6b6cbc
  2. #7e7bae
  3. #8d8ba0
  4. #999b91
  5. #a2ab81
  6. #aabb6f
  7. #b1cc5b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5457a5
  2. #5c5eac
  3. #6365b4
  4. #6b6cbc
  5. #7373c4
  6. #7a7acc
  7. #8282d4

Tones

  1. #6b6cbc
  2. #7472b6
  3. #7c79af
  4. #8380a8
  5. #8986a2
  6. #8f8d9b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6b6cbc to white

  1. #6b6cbc
  2. #8583c7
  3. #9e9ad3
  4. #b7b3de
  5. #cfcce9
  6. #e7e5f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b6cbc to black

  1. #6b6cbc
  2. #59599a
  3. #484879
  4. #37365a
  5. #27263c
  6. #181721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 3.409 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 3.173 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  14. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 3.238 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10468
      #7f6fad
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  23. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2095 C
      #7965b2
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 272
      #8273ba
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 4.273 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  28. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  31. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  32. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  34. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d2
      #7b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  38. Plascon

    1. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  39. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  40. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  41. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

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#6b6cbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cbc foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6b6cbc">…</p>

#6b6cbc background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b6cbc">…</p>

#6b6cbc shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6cbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040188
Binary
01101011, 01101100, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6b6cbc
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.279
RGB
rgb(107, 108, 188)
RGBA
rgba(107, 108, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.266, g: 0.268, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 42.348%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737028 / 0xff6b6cbc
HSL
hsl(239, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.259), saturation: 43% (0.431), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 239.259, saturation: 43.085%, perceived brightness: 46.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.535, S: 53.183, L: 48.860
Cubehelix
H: -123.644, S: 0.574, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -2.922, S: 0.126, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.431), magenta: 43% (0.426), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 20.500, Y: 17.481, Z: 49.861
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.199, Y: 17.481
CIELab
L: 48.860, a: 20.285, b: -42.329
CIELuv
L: 48.860, u: -5.178, v: -66.314
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.860, C: 46.939, H: 295.604
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.860, C: 66.516, H: 265.535
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.810, a: 14.355, b: -41.440
CIECAM02
J: 38.208, C: 47.253, h: 274.131, Q: 121.783, M: 41.322, s: 58.250, H: 318.711
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -7.590, green: -0.556
LMS
L: 14.435, M: 15.554, S: 49.333
YCbCr
Y: 116.355, Cb: 163.268, Cr: 121.881
YCgCo
Y: 127.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.821, Db: 107.090, Dr: 18.693
YPbPr
Y: 113.547, Pb: 40.115, Pr: -4.180
xvYCC
Y: 113.517, Cb: 163.238, Cr: 124.328
YIQ
Y: 116.821, I: -26.297, Q: 24.679
YUV
Y: 116.821, U: 35.028, V: -8.616
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.690
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.880

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