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#6b74ab Hex Color Code

#6b74ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b74ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b74ab is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.49% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6b74ab has a hue of 232° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.24 nm. This color is used in the Brunel University London seal.

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Color Schemes

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#6b74ab linear gradient to complementary #a9ae68

  1. #6b74ab
  2. #797da1
  3. #858796
  4. #90908c
  5. #999a80
  6. #a1a475
  7. #a9ae68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545e94
  2. #5c669b
  3. #636da3
  4. #6b74ab
  5. #737bb3
  6. #7a83bb
  7. #828ac3

Tones

  1. #6b74ab
  2. #7278a6
  3. #777ca0
  4. #7d7f9b
  5. #828396
  6. #878790
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6b74ab to white

  1. #6b74ab
  2. #848ab9
  3. #9ca0c7
  4. #b5b7d5
  5. #cdcee3
  6. #e6e6f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b74ab to black

  1. #6b74ab
  2. #59608c
  3. #484d6f
  4. #373a52
  5. #272838
  6. #17181f
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
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      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  10. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  18. Behr

    1. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  24. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Marble Swirl 2 / 90BB 21/220
      #71779e
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Fairy Blue / 9142
      #6976a0
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  31. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.064 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 4005
      #7f74a4
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  36. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  37. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  41. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  43. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  44. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  45. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 3.747 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  46. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  47. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  50. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  51. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  52. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  53. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  54. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  55. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  56. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Purple Periwinkle
      #807aa5
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  57. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  58. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  59. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  60. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  61. New Look

    1. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  62. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#6b74ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74ab foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6b74ab">…</p>

#6b74ab background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b74ab">…</p>

#6b74ab shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b74ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7042219
Binary
01101011, 01110100, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6b74ab
LRV
≈ 18.6%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 2.315
RGB
rgb(107, 116, 171)
RGBA
rgba(107, 116, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.272, g: 0.294, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 45.055%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9734997 / 0xff6b74ab
HSL
hsl(232, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.562), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 231.562, saturation: 37.427%, perceived brightness: 47.474%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.170, S: 38.379, L: 50.164
Cubehelix
H: -130.274, S: 0.419, L: 0.468
TSL
T: -2.601, S: 0.098, L: 0.469
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 19.657, Y: 18.556, Z: 41.066
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.234, Y: 18.556
CIELab
L: 50.164, a: 10.498, b: -30.426
CIELuv
L: 50.164, u: -7.277, v: -46.846
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.164, C: 32.186, H: 289.037
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.164, C: 47.408, H: 261.170
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.077, a: 6.071, b: -26.369
CIECAM02
J: 39.473, C: 36.530, h: 268.851, Q: 123.782, M: 31.945, s: 50.801, H: 315.798
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -5.386, green: 0.066
LMS
L: 15.707, M: 17.919, S: 40.696
YCbCr
Y: 118.721, Cb: 153.477, Cr: 120.144
YCoCg
Y: 127.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.579, Db: 77.365, Dr: 23.932
YPbPr
Y: 118.043, Pb: 28.535, Pr: -7.030
xvYCC
Y: 117.378, Cb: 153.066, Cr: 121.825
YIQ
Y: 119.579, I: -23.031, Q: 15.209
YUV
Y: 119.579, U: 25.305, V: -11.036
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.029
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.013

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