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#6b72d8 Hex Color Code

#6b72d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b72d8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b72d8 is comprised of 41.96% red, 44.71% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6b72d8 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 58% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.18 nm.

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#6b72d8 linear gradient to complementary #cbed56

  1. #6b72d8
  2. #8785c6
  3. #9c99b3
  4. #acaea0
  5. #b8c28b
  6. #c3d873
  7. #cbed56

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515cbe
  2. #5963c7
  3. #626acf
  4. #6b72d8
  5. #747ae1
  6. #7c81e9
  7. #8589f2

Tones

  1. #6b72d8
  2. #787acf
  3. #8382c6
  4. #8c8abe
  5. #9492b4
  6. #9c9aab
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#6b72d8 to white

  1. #6b72d8
  2. #8788df
  3. #a19fe6
  4. #bab6ec
  5. #d1cef3
  6. #e8e6f9
  7. #ffffff

#6b72d8 to black

  1. #6b72d8
  2. #5a5eb0
  3. #494b8a
  4. #383966
  5. #282844
  6. #181825
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 20.3%

#6b72d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b72d8 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #6b72d8">…</p>

#6b72d8 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6b72d8">…</p>

#6b72d8 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b72d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041752
Binary
01101011, 01110010, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6b72d8
LRV
≈ 20.1%
Closest short hex
#67d ΔE = 1.886
RGB
rgb(107, 114, 216)
RGBA
rgba(107, 114, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.261, b: 0.494
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.445%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735464 / 0xff6b72d8
HSL
hsl(236, 58%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 58%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.147), saturation: 50% (0.505), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 236.147, saturation: 50.463%, perceived brightness: 50.176%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.221, S: 71.323, L: 51.969
Cubehelix
H: -126.204, S: 0.744, L: 0.483
TSL
T: -2.795, S: 0.153, L: 0.484
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.505), magenta: 47% (0.472), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 24.472, Y: 20.117, Z: 67.546
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.179, Y: 20.117
CIELab
L: 51.969, a: 25.116, b: -53.385
CIELuv
L: 51.969, u: -8.615, v: -85.121
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.969, C: 58.998, H: 295.195
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.969, C: 85.556, H: 264.221
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.852, a: 18.900, b: -57.893
CIECAM02
J: 41.043, C: 56.971, h: 270.777, Q: 126.221, M: 49.821, s: 62.826, H: 316.852
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.438, jaune: -9.592, green: -0.198
LMS
L: 15.605, M: 17.342, S: 66.772
YCbCr
Y: 122.123, Cb: 173.814, Cr: 117.685
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: -23.750, Co: -0.500
YDbDr
Y: 123.535, Db: 139.116, Dr: 31.465
YPbPr
Y: 119.853, Pb: 51.805, Pr: -8.192
xvYCC
Y: 118.933, Cb: 173.507, Cr: 120.804
YIQ
Y: 123.535, I: -36.939, Q: 30.256
YUV
Y: 123.535, U: 45.503, V: -14.506
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.835
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.407

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