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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.

Color Variations

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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 / #fff

#6b74bc to black

  1. #6b74bc
  2. #59609a
  3. #484d79
  4. #373a5a
  5. #27283c
  6. #171821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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. Berger

    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. Scib Paints

    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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 C
      #6f79bd
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. ★ 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  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. Colortrend

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

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

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

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

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

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. 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%
  19. Tikkurila

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

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

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#6b74bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74bc foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

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

#6b74bc background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6b74bc">…</p>

#6b74bc shadow

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="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: 41.961%, yellow: 45.137%, blue: 73.725%
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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