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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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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

#6b6cbc to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

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

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

    1. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#6b6cbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6cbc foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

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

#6b6cbc background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6b6cbc">…</p>

#6b6cbc shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<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: 0.420%, yellow: 0.423%, blue: 0.737%
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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