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#6b74bc Hex Color Code

#6b74bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b74bc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b74bc is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.49% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b74bc has a hue of 233° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.91 nm.

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#6b74bc linear gradient to complementary #b5c166

  1. #6b74bc
  2. #7e80af
  3. #8c8da2
  4. #999994
  5. #a4a686
  6. #adb477
  7. #b5c166

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535ea4
  2. #5b65ac
  3. #636db4
  4. #6b74bc
  5. #737bc4
  6. #7b83cd
  7. #838bd5

Tones

  1. #6b74bc
  2. #7479b5
  3. #7c7eaf
  4. #8384a8
  5. #8989a2
  6. #8f8f9b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6b74bc to White

  1. #6b74bc
  2. #858ac7
  3. #9ea0d3
  4. #b6b7de
  5. #cfcee9
  6. #e7e6f4
  7. #ffffff

#6b74bc to Black

  1. #6b74bc
  2. #59609a
  3. #484d79
  4. #373a5a
  5. #27283c
  6. #171821
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  11. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 18.6%

#6b74bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74bc foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6b74bc">…</p>

#6b74bc background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b74bc">…</p>

#6b74bc shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b74bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7042236
Binary
01101011, 01110100, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6b74bc
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.981
RGB
rgb(107, 116, 188)
RGBA
rgba(107, 116, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.282, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.451%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9734980 / 0xff6b74bc
HSL
hsl(233, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 38%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 43% (0.431), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 43.085%, perceived brightness: 48.588%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.513, S: 50.558, L: 50.974
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 0.538, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.120, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.431), magenta: 38% (0.383), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 21.383, Y: 19.246, Z: 50.155
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.212, Y: 19.246
CIELab
L: 50.974, a: 15.417, b: -38.987
CIELuv
L: 50.974, u: -8.031, v: -61.112
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.974, C: 41.925, H: 291.575
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.974, C: 61.638, H: 262.513
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.871, a: 10.229, b: -37.074
CIECAM02
J: 40.196, C: 44.556, h: 269.814, Q: 124.911, M: 38.963, s: 55.851, H: 316.324
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.340, jaune: -6.938, green: -0.037
LMS
L: 15.793, M: 17.932, S: 49.649
YCbCr
Y: 120.387, Cb: 160.940, Cr: 118.937
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 121.517, Db: 100.026, Dr: 27.621
YPbPr
Y: 119.267, Pb: 37.035, Pr: -7.812
xvYCC
Y: 118.429, Cb: 160.533, Cr: 121.138
YIQ
Y: 121.517, I: -28.492, Q: 20.499
YUV
Y: 121.517, U: 32.717, V: -12.736
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.537
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.545

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