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#6b72ce Hex Color Code

#6b72ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b72ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b72ce is comprised of 41.96% red, 44.71% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6b72ce has a hue of 236° (degrees), 50% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.44 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6b72ce linear gradient to complementary #c0db5e

  1. #6b72ce
  2. #8383be
  3. #9594ad
  4. #a3a59c
  5. #afb78a
  6. #b8c976
  7. #c0db5e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525cb5
  2. #5a63bd
  3. #636bc6
  4. #6b72ce
  5. #737ad6
  6. #7c81df
  7. #8489e8

Tones

  1. #6b72ce
  2. #7679c6
  3. #8080be
  4. #8987b6
  5. #908eae
  6. #9796a5
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#6b72ce to white

  1. #6b72ce
  2. #8688d7
  3. #a09fdf
  4. #b8b6e7
  5. #d0ceef
  6. #e8e6f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b72ce to black

  1. #6b72ce
  2. #595ea8
  3. #484b84
  4. #383962
  5. #282841
  6. #181823
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 0.477 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stella Maris P1-C2-1
      #8478c8
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 272
      #8273ba
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  10. Resene

    1. Moody Blue V65-077-289
      #8378c7
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  18. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  20. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6b72ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b72ce foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6b72ce">…</p>

#6b72ce background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6b72ce">…</p>

#6b72ce shadow

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

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b72ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041742
Binary
01101011, 01110010, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#6b72ce
LRV
≈ 19.6%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 2.513
RGB
rgb(107, 114, 206)
RGBA
rgba(107, 114, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.267, b: 0.482
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 44.525%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735474 / 0xff6b72ce
HSL
hsl(236, 50%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 50%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.758), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 235.758, saturation: 48.058%, perceived brightness: 49.433%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.968, S: 64.113, L: 51.400
Cubehelix
H: -126.536, S: 0.673, L: 0.479
TSL
T: -2.779, S: 0.142, L: 0.480
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 23.218, Y: 19.615, Z: 60.943
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.189, Y: 19.615
CIELab
L: 51.400, a: 22.043, b: -48.617
CIELuv
L: 51.400, u: -8.152, v: -77.147
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.400, C: 53.381, H: 294.390
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.400, C: 77.576, H: 263.968
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.289, a: 16.069, b: -50.582
CIECAM02
J: 40.539, C: 52.954, h: 270.931, Q: 125.443, M: 46.307, s: 60.758, H: 316.936
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.408, jaune: -8.713, green: -0.204
LMS
L: 15.544, M: 17.333, S: 60.268
YCbCr
Y: 121.143, Cb: 169.424, Cr: 118.395
YCoCg
Y: 135.250, Cg: -21.250, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.395, Db: 125.786, Dr: 29.295
YPbPr
Y: 119.133, Pb: 46.805, Pr: -7.732
xvYCC
Y: 118.314, Cb: 169.115, Cr: 121.208
YIQ
Y: 122.395, I: -33.726, Q: 27.144
YUV
Y: 122.395, U: 41.143, V: -13.506
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.051
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.898

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