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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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#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

#6b73b8 to black

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

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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%

#6b73b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b73b8 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6b73b8">…</p>

#6b73b8 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6b73b8">…</p>

#6b73b8 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.420%, yellow: 0.448%, blue: 0.722%
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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