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#6b6e9b Hex Color Code

#6b6e9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6e9b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b6e9b is comprised of 41.96% red, 43.14% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6e9b has a hue of 236° (degrees), 19% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.62 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b6e9b linear gradient to complementary #9ba165

  1. #6b6e9b
  2. #767693
  3. #7f7e8a
  4. #878782
  5. #8e9078
  6. #95986f
  7. #9ba165

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565a85
  2. #5d608c
  3. #646794
  4. #6b6e9b
  5. #7275a2
  6. #797caa
  7. #8183b1

Tones

  1. #6b6e9b
  2. #707197
  3. #747593
  4. #78788f
  5. #7c7c8b
  6. #807f87
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#6b6e9b to white

  1. #6b6e9b
  2. #8385ab
  3. #9b9cbc
  4. #b4b4cc
  5. #ccccdd
  6. #e6e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#6b6e9b to black

  1. #6b6e9b
  2. #595b7f
  3. #474965
  4. #36374b
  5. #262733
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 0.858 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Amethyst Falls 4
      #736f9c
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  24. Caparol

    1. 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. P 104-14 U
      #606a94
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  30. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  31. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  32. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

#6b6e9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6e9b foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #6b6e9b">…</p>

#6b6e9b background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6b6e9b">…</p>

#6b6e9b shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6e9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7040667
Binary
01101011, 01101110, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6b6e9b
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.293
RGB
rgb(107, 110, 155)
RGBA
rgba(107, 110, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.288, g: 0.296, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9736549 / 0xff6b6e9b
HSL
hsl(236, 19%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 19%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.250), saturation: 31% (0.310), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 236.250, saturation: 30.968%, perceived brightness: 45.166%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.790, S: 29.732, L: 47.808
Cubehelix
H: -126.117, S: 0.331, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -2.800, S: 0.079, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 17.554, Y: 16.644, Z: 33.292
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.247, Y: 16.644
CIELab
L: 47.808, a: 9.707, b: -24.724
CIELuv
L: 47.808, u: -4.076, v: -37.461
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.808, C: 26.561, H: 291.436
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.808, C: 37.682, H: 263.790
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.797, a: 5.411, b: -19.825
CIECAM02
J: 37.317, C: 30.589, h: 273.192, Q: 120.354, M: 26.749, s: 47.144, H: 318.187
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.253, jaune: -4.390, green: -0.230
LMS
L: 14.607, M: 16.105, S: 33.018
YCbCr
Y: 114.129, Cb: 148.199, Cr: 123.488
YCgCo
Y: 120.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.233, Db: 61.335, Dr: 13.764
YPbPr
Y: 112.601, Pb: 22.845, Pr: -3.570
xvYCC
Y: 112.704, Cb: 148.068, Cr: 124.864
YIQ
Y: 114.233, I: -16.244, Q: 13.367
YUV
Y: 114.233, U: 20.062, V: -6.345
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.835
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.417

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