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#6b73a1 Hex Color Code

#6b73a1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b73a1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b73a1 is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.1% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6b73a1 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 22% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.73 nm.

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#6b73a1 linear gradient to complementary #a2a369

  1. #6b73a1
  2. #777b98
  3. #82828f
  4. #8b8a86
  5. #93927d
  6. #9b9b73
  7. #a2a369

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555e8a
  2. #5c6592
  3. #646c99
  4. #6b73a1
  5. #727aa9
  6. #7a82b1
  7. #8189b8

Tones

  1. #6b73a1
  2. #70769d
  3. #757998
  4. #7a7c94
  5. #7e808f
  6. #82838b
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6b73a1 to white

  1. #6b73a1
  2. #8389b0
  3. #9c9fc0
  4. #b4b6cf
  5. #cdcedf
  6. #e6e6ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b73a1 to black

  1. #6b73a1
  2. #595f84
  3. #474c68
  4. #373a4e
  5. #262835
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Marble Swirl 2 / 90BB 21/220
      #71779e
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  2. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.329 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6371
      #576ea6
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  9. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #5f79a5
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Fairy Blue / 9142
      #6976a0
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  18. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  19. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  22. Behr

    1. Stained Glass 610B-6
      #616fa2
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Royal Fortune S560-5
      #737793
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  23. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Blueberry Patch B46-5
      #5f7498
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  26. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  28. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0128 TPM / Violaceous
      #737397
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  36. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 20
      #687698
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  43. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  44. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  45. Valspar Paint

    1. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  46. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Delirious / B772
      #6e7997
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  47. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  50. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  51. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  52. Nerolac

    1. Commadore - 2356
      #677394
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  54. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 37-c7
      #5f6a8e
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  55. Clark+Kensington

    1. Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  56. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  57. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  58. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  59. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  60. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  61. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  62. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  63. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  64. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  65. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nova / 825
      #5c6e93
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

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#6b73a1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b73a1 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #6b73a1">…</p>

#6b73a1 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6b73a1">…</p>

#6b73a1 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b73a1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041953
Binary
01101011, 01110011, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#6b73a1
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.299
RGB
rgb(107, 115, 161)
RGBA
rgba(107, 115, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.300, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 44.693%, blue: 63.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735263 / 0xff6b73a1
HSL
hsl(231, 22%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 22%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.111), saturation: 34% (0.335), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 231.111, saturation: 33.540%, perceived brightness: 46.634%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.662, S: 31.730, L: 49.447
Cubehelix
H: -130.694, S: 0.353, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.581, S: 0.085, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.335), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 18.625, Y: 17.960, Z: 36.197
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.247, Y: 17.960
CIELab
L: 49.447, a: 8.319, b: -25.707
CIELuv
L: 49.447, u: -6.425, v: -39.076
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.447, C: 27.020, H: 287.931
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.447, C: 39.601, H: 260.662
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.379, a: 4.286, b: -20.975
CIECAM02
J: 38.821, C: 31.825, h: 268.666, Q: 122.756, M: 27.831, s: 47.615, H: 315.698
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.252, jaune: -4.543, green: 0.080
LMS
L: 15.486, M: 17.603, S: 35.896
YCbCr
Y: 117.237, Cb: 149.378, Cr: 121.222
YCoCg
Y: 124.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.852, Db: 64.918, Dr: 20.646
YPbPr
Y: 116.608, Pb: 23.920, Pr: -6.116
xvYCC
Y: 116.146, Cb: 149.012, Cr: 122.628
YIQ
Y: 117.852, I: -19.544, Q: 12.621
YUV
Y: 117.852, U: 21.234, V: -9.520
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.907
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.572

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