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#6b72ca Hex Color Code

#6b72ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b72ca is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b72ca is comprised of 41.96% red, 44.71% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6b72ca has a hue of 236° (degrees), 47% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b72ca linear gradient to complementary #bdd560

  1. #6b72ca
  2. #8182bb
  3. #9392ab
  4. #a0a29a
  5. #acb389
  6. #b5c476
  7. #bdd560

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525cb1
  2. #5a63b9
  3. #636bc2
  4. #6b72ca
  5. #7379d2
  6. #7c81db
  7. #8489e3

Tones

  1. #6b72ca
  2. #7679c2
  3. #7f7fbb
  4. #8786b3
  5. #8f8dab
  6. #9594a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6b72ca to white

  1. #6b72ca
  2. #8688d3
  3. #9f9fdc
  4. #b8b6e5
  5. #d0ceee
  6. #e7e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#6b72ca to black

  1. #6b72ca
  2. #595ea5
  3. #484b82
  4. #383960
  5. #272840
  6. #181823
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 1.073 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#6b72ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b72ca foreground

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="color: #6b72ca">…</p>

#6b72ca background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6b72ca">…</p>

#6b72ca shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b72ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041738
Binary
01101011, 01110010, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#6b72ca
LRV
≈ 19.4%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 2.176
RGB
rgb(107, 114, 202)
RGBA
rgba(107, 114, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.270, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.445%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735478 / 0xff6b72ca
HSL
hsl(236, 47%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 47%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.579), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 235.579, saturation: 47.030%, perceived brightness: 49.143%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.849, S: 61.240, L: 51.179
Cubehelix
H: -126.689, S: 0.645, L: 0.477
TSL
T: -2.772, S: 0.138, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.470), magenta: 44% (0.436), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 22.738, Y: 19.423, Z: 58.417
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.193, Y: 19.423
CIELab
L: 51.179, a: 20.826, b: -46.687
CIELuv
L: 51.179, u: -7.965, v: -73.916
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.179, C: 51.122, H: 294.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.179, C: 74.344, H: 263.849
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.072, a: 14.967, b: -47.737
CIECAM02
J: 40.344, C: 51.294, h: 270.970, Q: 125.140, M: 44.856, s: 59.870, H: 316.958
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.395, jaune: -8.358, green: -0.201
LMS
L: 15.520, M: 17.329, S: 57.779
YCbCr
Y: 120.751, Cb: 167.668, Cr: 118.679
YCgCo
Y: 134.250, Cg: -20.250, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.939, Db: 120.454, Dr: 28.427
YPbPr
Y: 118.845, Pb: 44.805, Pr: -7.548
xvYCC
Y: 118.067, Cb: 167.358, Cr: 121.370
YIQ
Y: 121.939, I: -32.441, Q: 25.900
YUV
Y: 121.939, U: 39.399, V: -13.106
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.411
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.828

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