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#6b70a3 Hex Color Code

#6b70a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b70a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b70a3 is comprised of 41.96% red, 43.92% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6b70a3 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 23% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.49 nm.

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#6b70a3 linear gradient to complementary #a1a965

  1. #6b70a3
  2. #77799a
  3. #828290
  4. #8b8c86
  5. #93957c
  6. #9a9f71
  7. #a1a965

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555b8c
  2. #5c6294
  3. #64699b
  4. #6b70a3
  5. #7277ab
  6. #7a7eb2
  7. #8186ba

Tones

  1. #6b70a3
  2. #71749e
  3. #76789a
  4. #7b7b95
  5. #7f7f91
  6. #83838c
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#6b70a3 to white

  1. #6b70a3
  2. #8386b2
  3. #9c9dc1
  4. #b4b5d0
  5. #cdcde0
  6. #e6e6ef
  7. #ffffff

#6b70a3 to black

  1. #6b70a3
  2. #595d86
  3. #474a6a
  4. #37384f
  5. #262735
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 0.753 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 CP
      #6c73a5
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  19. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  21. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  26. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  29. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  30. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  31. Sikkens

    1. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

#6b70a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b70a3 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6b70a3">…</p>

#6b70a3 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #6b70a3">…</p>

#6b70a3 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b70a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041187
Binary
01101011, 01110000, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6b70a3
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.265
RGB
rgb(107, 112, 163)
RGBA
rgba(107, 112, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.293, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.438%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9736029 / 0xff6b70a3
HSL
hsl(235, 23%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 23%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.643), saturation: 34% (0.344), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 234.643, saturation: 34.356%, perceived brightness: 46.094%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.933, S: 34.391, L: 48.708
Cubehelix
H: -127.500, S: 0.379, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.732, S: 0.089, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.344), magenta: 31% (0.313), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 18.467, Y: 17.358, Z: 37.021
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.238, Y: 17.358
CIELab
L: 48.708, a: 10.679, b: -28.026
CIELuv
L: 48.708, u: -5.312, v: -42.845
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.708, C: 29.991, H: 290.858
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.708, C: 43.173, H: 262.933
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.663, a: 6.208, b: -23.520
CIECAM02
J: 38.131, C: 33.982, h: 271.671, Q: 121.660, M: 29.716, s: 49.422, H: 317.344
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -4.972, green: -0.154
LMS
L: 14.977, M: 16.698, S: 36.698
YCbCr
Y: 115.921, Cb: 151.129, Cr: 122.184
YCgCo
Y: 123.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.319, Db: 70.233, Dr: 17.732
YPbPr
Y: 114.607, Pb: 26.075, Pr: -4.846
xvYCC
Y: 114.427, Cb: 150.905, Cr: 123.743
YIQ
Y: 116.319, I: -19.363, Q: 14.811
YUV
Y: 116.319, U: 22.973, V: -8.176
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.054
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.004

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