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#6b73b8 Hex Color Code

#6b73b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b73b8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b73b8 is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.1% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6b73b8 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.72 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b73b8 linear gradient to complementary #b1bd66

  1. #6b73b8
  2. #7c7fac
  3. #8a8b9f
  4. #969792
  5. #a0a384
  6. #a9b076
  7. #b1bd66

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545da0
  2. #5b64a8
  3. #636cb0
  4. #6b73b8
  5. #737ac0
  6. #7b82c8
  7. #8389d1

Tones

  1. #6b73b8
  2. #7378b2
  3. #7b7dac
  4. #8182a5
  5. #87879f
  6. #8d8d99
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6b73b8 to white

  1. #6b73b8
  2. #8589c4
  3. #9d9fd0
  4. #b6b6dc
  5. #cecee7
  6. #e7e6f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b73b8 to black

  1. #6b73b8
  2. #595f97
  3. #484c77
  4. #373a58
  5. #27283b
  6. #171821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.665 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.665 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.665 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  20. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 17.8%

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#6b73b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b73b8 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6b73b8">…</p>

#6b73b8 background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6b73b8">…</p>

#6b73b8 shadow

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b73b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041976
Binary
01101011, 01110011, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6b73b8
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.971
RGB
rgb(107, 115, 184)
RGBA
rgba(107, 115, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.283, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 44.803%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735240 / 0xff6b73b8
HSL
hsl(234, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.766), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 233.766, saturation: 41.848%, perceived brightness: 48.103%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.703, S: 48.031, L: 50.508
Cubehelix
H: -128.273, S: 0.514, L: 0.471
TSL
T: -2.695, S: 0.115, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 38% (0.375), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 20.843, Y: 18.847, Z: 47.878
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.215, Y: 18.847
CIELab
L: 50.508, a: 14.846, b: -37.417
CIELuv
L: 50.508, u: -7.484, v: -58.451
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.508, C: 40.255, H: 291.642
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.508, C: 58.928, H: 262.703
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.413, a: 9.727, b: -34.998
CIECAM02
J: 39.765, C: 43.070, h: 270.292, Q: 124.240, M: 37.664, s: 55.060, H: 316.585
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -6.657, green: -0.084
LMS
L: 15.595, M: 17.620, S: 47.402
YCbCr
Y: 119.491, Cb: 159.475, Cr: 119.589
YCgCo
Y: 130.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 120.474, Db: 95.577, Dr: 25.637
YPbPr
Y: 118.264, Pb: 35.420, Pr: -7.174
xvYCC
Y: 117.568, Cb: 159.114, Cr: 121.698
YIQ
Y: 120.474, I: -26.933, Q: 19.777
YUV
Y: 120.474, U: 31.262, V: -11.821
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.679
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.909

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