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#6b74c2 Hex Color Code

#6b74c2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b74c2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b74c2 is comprised of 41.96% red, 45.49% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #6b74c2 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 42% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.58 nm.

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#6b74c2 linear gradient to complementary #b7c865

  1. #6b74c2
  2. #7f81b4
  3. #8e8fa6
  4. #9b9d97
  5. #a6ab88
  6. #afb977
  7. #b7c865

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #535ea9
  2. #5b65b1
  3. #636dba
  4. #6b74c2
  5. #737cca
  6. #7b83d3
  7. #848bdb

Tones

  1. #6b74c2
  2. #757abb
  3. #7d7fb4
  4. #8585ad
  5. #8b8ba6
  6. #91919e
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#6b74c2 to white

  1. #6b74c2
  2. #858acc
  3. #9ea0d7
  4. #b7b7e1
  5. #cfceeb
  6. #e7e6f5
  7. #ffffff

#6b74c2 to black

  1. #6b74c2
  2. #59609f
  3. #484d7d
  4. #373a5c
  5. #27283e
  6. #181822
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 2130 U
      #677bcf
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 70 18 260 / Lazur 145
      #5874cc
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#6b74c2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b74c2 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b74c2">…</p>

#6b74c2 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #6b74c2">…</p>

#6b74c2 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b74c2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7042242
Binary
01101011, 01110100, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#6b74c2
LRV
≈ 19.5%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.783
RGB
rgb(107, 116, 194)
RGBA
rgba(107, 116, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.278, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.452%, blue: 0.761%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9734974 / 0xff6b74c2
HSL
hsl(234, 42%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 42%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.793), saturation: 45% (0.448), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 233.793, saturation: 44.845%, perceived brightness: 49.000%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.844, S: 54.890, L: 51.279
Cubehelix
H: -128.249, S: 0.581, L: 0.478
TSL
T: -2.696, S: 0.127, L: 0.479
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.448), magenta: 40% (0.402), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 22.043, Y: 19.511, Z: 53.633
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.205, Y: 19.511
CIELab
L: 51.279, a: 17.200, b: -41.952
CIELuv
L: 51.279, u: -8.296, v: -66.083
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.279, C: 45.341, H: 292.294
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.279, C: 66.601, H: 262.844
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.171, a: 11.782, b: -41.072
CIECAM02
J: 40.468, C: 47.226, h: 269.962, Q: 125.333, M: 41.298, s: 57.403, H: 316.405
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -7.480, green: -0.060
LMS
L: 15.825, M: 17.936, S: 53.074
YCbCr
Y: 120.975, Cb: 163.574, Cr: 118.511
YCgCo
Y: 133.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 122.201, Db: 108.024, Dr: 28.923
YPbPr
Y: 119.699, Pb: 40.035, Pr: -8.088
xvYCC
Y: 118.800, Cb: 163.168, Cr: 120.895
YIQ
Y: 122.201, I: -30.420, Q: 22.365
YUV
Y: 122.201, U: 35.333, V: -13.336
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.891
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.994

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