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#6b73c0 Hex Color Code

#6b73c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b73c0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b73c0 is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.1% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #6b73c0 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 40% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.3 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6b73c0 linear gradient to complementary #b6c764

  1. #6b73c0
  2. #7e80b2
  3. #8e8ea4
  4. #9a9c96
  5. #a5aa87
  6. #aeb876
  7. #b6c764

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535da8
  2. #5b64b0
  3. #636cb8
  4. #6b73c0
  5. #737ac8
  6. #7b82d1
  7. #838ad9

Tones

  1. #6b73c0
  2. #7479b9
  3. #7d7eb2
  4. #8484ab
  5. #8b8aa4
  6. #91909d
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#6b73c0 to white

  1. #6b73c0
  2. #8589cb
  3. #9e9fd5
  4. #b7b6e0
  5. #cfceea
  6. #e7e6f5
  7. #ffffff

#6b73c0 to black

  1. #6b73c0
  2. #595f9d
  3. #484c7c
  4. #373a5c
  5. #27283d
  6. #181822
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 0.767 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

#6b73c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b73c0 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #6b73c0">…</p>

#6b73c0 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b73c0">…</p>

#6b73c0 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b73c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7041984
Binary
01101011, 01110011, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#6b73c0
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 2.166
RGB
rgb(107, 115, 192)
RGBA
rgba(107, 115, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.278, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.448%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735232 / 0xff6b73c0
HSL
hsl(234, 40%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 40%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.353), saturation: 44% (0.443), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 234.353, saturation: 44.271%, perceived brightness: 48.648%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.123, S: 53.764, L: 50.911
Cubehelix
H: -127.754, S: 0.571, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -2.720, S: 0.125, L: 0.476
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 40% (0.401), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 21.706, Y: 19.192, Z: 52.420
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.206, Y: 19.192
CIELab
L: 50.911, a: 17.210, b: -41.386
CIELuv
L: 50.911, u: -7.851, v: -65.090
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.911, C: 44.822, H: 292.580
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.911, C: 65.562, H: 263.123
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.809, a: 11.776, b: -40.278
CIECAM02
J: 40.124, C: 46.673, h: 270.460, Q: 124.799, M: 40.815, s: 57.188, H: 316.678
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.358, jaune: -7.381, green: -0.117
LMS
L: 15.638, M: 17.626, S: 51.876
YCbCr
Y: 120.275, Cb: 162.987, Cr: 119.021
YCgCo
Y: 132.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 5.500
YDbDr
Y: 121.386, Db: 106.241, Dr: 27.373
YPbPr
Y: 118.840, Pb: 39.420, Pr: -7.542
xvYCC
Y: 118.063, Cb: 162.628, Cr: 121.375
YIQ
Y: 121.386, I: -29.503, Q: 22.266
YUV
Y: 121.386, U: 34.750, V: -12.621
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.936
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.893

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