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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.

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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

#6b74ab to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 CP
      #6c73a5
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  6. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  7. Porter Paints

    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%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    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%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  15. Beckers

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

    1. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  18. 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%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  24. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  25. Diamond Paint

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

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  27. 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%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  29. Dulux

    1. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  38. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

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

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#6b74ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74ab foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #6b74ab">…</p>

#6b74ab background

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6b74ab">…</p>

#6b74ab shadow

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

Edgar Degas
<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: 0.420%, yellow: 0.451%, blue: 0.671%
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
YCgCo
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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