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#6b74a1 Hex Color Code

#6b74a1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b74a1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b74a1 is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.49% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6b74a1 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 22% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.32 nm.

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#6b74a1 linear gradient to complementary #a2a26a

  1. #6b74a1
  2. #777b98
  3. #818390
  4. #8b8a87
  5. #93927e
  6. #9b9a74
  7. #a2a26a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555f8a
  2. #5c6692
  3. #646d99
  4. #6b74a1
  5. #727ba9
  6. #7a83b1
  7. #828ab9

Tones

  1. #6b74a1
  2. #70779d
  3. #757a98
  4. #7a7d94
  5. #7e808f
  6. #82838b
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#6b74a1 to white

  1. #6b74a1
  2. #838ab0
  3. #9ca0c0
  4. #b4b7cf
  5. #cdcedf
  6. #e6e6ef
  7. #ffffff

#6b74a1 to black

  1. #6b74a1
  2. #596084
  3. #474d68
  4. #373a4e
  5. #262835
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 105-5 C
      #6b75a2
      ΔE = 0.401 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ P 104-13 U
      #6e759f
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  2. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 0.709 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ 304
      #6775a1
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  9. Opulence

    1. ★ Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  21. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  22. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c6
      #677399
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Caparol

    1. 62 5 264 / Saphir 20
      #6c7498
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. Glidden

    1. Noble Blue / 50BB 18/216
      #63729a
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  29. Behr

    1. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Bravado Blue / T10 38C-1
      #6177aa
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  34. Ford

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

    1. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 16.4%

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#6b74a1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74a1 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6b74a1">…</p>

#6b74a1 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6b74a1">…</p>

#6b74a1 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b74a1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7042209
Binary
01101011, 01110100, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#6b74a1
LRV
≈ 18.2%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.124
RGB
rgb(107, 116, 161)
RGBA
rgba(107, 116, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.302, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.450%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9735007 / 0xff6b74a1
HSL
hsl(230, 22%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 22%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 34% (0.335), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 33.540%, perceived brightness: 46.857%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.903, S: 31.301, L: 49.725
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.349, L: 0.464
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.085, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.335), magenta: 28% (0.280), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 18.740, Y: 18.189, Z: 36.235
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.249, Y: 18.189
CIELab
L: 49.725, a: 7.718, b: -25.278
CIELuv
L: 49.725, u: -6.834, v: -38.377
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.725, C: 26.430, H: 286.978
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.725, C: 38.981, H: 259.903
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.649, a: 3.798, b: -20.519
CIECAM02
J: 39.079, C: 31.458, h: 267.644, Q: 123.164, M: 27.510, s: 47.261, H: 315.143
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.248, jaune: -4.462, green: 0.153
LMS
L: 15.662, M: 17.912, S: 35.937
YCbCr
Y: 117.741, Cb: 149.087, Cr: 120.854
YCgCo
Y: 125.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.439, Db: 64.035, Dr: 21.762
YPbPr
Y: 117.323, Pb: 23.535, Pr: -6.570
xvYCC
Y: 116.760, Cb: 148.674, Cr: 122.229
YIQ
Y: 118.439, I: -19.818, Q: 12.098
YUV
Y: 118.439, U: 20.945, V: -10.035
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.680
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.019

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