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#6b6d9d Hex Color Code

#6b6d9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6d9d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6d9d is comprised of 41.96% red, 42.75% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6d9d has a hue of 238° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.82 nm.

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  1. The Alamo in Texas
  2. Libreville, Gabon: golden façade of the Presidential Palace
  3. imagination, happy girl flying on multicolored balloons, dreamer

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6d9d linear gradient to complementary #9ba563

  1. #6b6d9d
  2. #767694
  3. #7f7f8b
  4. #878882
  5. #8f9278
  6. #959b6e
  7. #9ba563

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565987
  2. #5d5f8e
  3. #646696
  4. #6b6d9d
  5. #7274a4
  6. #797bac
  7. #8182b3

Tones

  1. #6b6d9d
  2. #707199
  3. #747595
  4. #797891
  5. #7d7c8d
  6. #808088
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6b6d9d to white

  1. #6b6d9d
  2. #8384ad
  3. #9b9bbd
  4. #b4b3cd
  5. #cdccde
  6. #e6e5ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b6d9d to black

  1. #6b6d9d
  2. #595a81
  3. #474866
  4. #36374c
  5. #262634
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Nerolac

    1. ★ Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 0.810 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Iris - 2335
      #6f7296
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2-41-5 Violet Harmony
      #7f6f9f
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. RAL 580-4
      #69749a
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Storm R49E
      #7b6c97
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Purple Infusion 4 / 30RB 19/261
      #7d6d99
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  20. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. Behr

    1. Stained Glass 610B-6
      #616fa2
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Kimono Violet M550-6
      #75769c
      ΔE = 4.220 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  24. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  25. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  33. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  34. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 3.450 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  37. Asian Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #7973a0
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Fairy Blue / 9142
      #6976a0
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  38. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  39. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  40. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  41. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  43. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  46. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  47. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0128 TPM / Violaceous
      #737397
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  50. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  51. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  52. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  55. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  56. Brillux

    1. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  57. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  58. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  59. Matthews Paint

    1. Regal Blue Met. / 22009
      #56699b
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Frescoe Sky / 7694
      #63749b
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  60. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.583 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  61. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  62. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  63. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  64. ECOS Paints

    1. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  65. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  66. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  67. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  68. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  69. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 19.2%

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#6b6d9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6d9d foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #6b6d9d">…</p>

#6b6d9d background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

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#6b6d9d shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040413
Binary
01101011, 01101101, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#6b6d9d
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.723
RGB
rgb(107, 109, 157)
RGBA
rgba(107, 109, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.287, g: 0.292, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 42.715%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9736803 / 0xff6b6d9d
HSL
hsl(238, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 20%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 32% (0.318), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 31.847%, perceived brightness: 45.068%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.579, S: 31.525, L: 47.620
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 0.350, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.083, L: 0.447
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.318), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 17.616, Y: 16.497, Z: 34.148
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.242, Y: 16.497
CIELab
L: 47.620, a: 10.853, b: -26.193
CIELuv
L: 47.620, u: -3.780, v: -39.833
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.620, C: 28.353, H: 292.507
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.620, C: 40.012, H: 264.579
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.616, a: 6.341, b: -21.416
CIECAM02
J: 37.142, C: 32.047, h: 274.205, Q: 120.072, M: 28.024, s: 48.311, H: 318.752
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.265, jaune: -4.658, green: -0.322
LMS
L: 14.451, M: 15.817, S: 33.858
YCbCr
Y: 113.821, Cb: 149.368, Cr: 123.714
YCoCg
Y: 120.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 113.874, Db: 64.884, Dr: 13.082
YPbPr
Y: 112.030, Pb: 24.230, Pr: -3.208
xvYCC
Y: 112.214, Cb: 149.284, Cr: 125.182
YIQ
Y: 113.874, I: -16.612, Q: 14.512
YUV
Y: 113.874, U: 21.223, V: -6.030
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.790
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.678

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