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#6c69a6 Hex Color Code

#6c69a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c69a6 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6c69a6 is comprised of 42.35% red, 41.18% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6c69a6 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 26% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.82 nm.

Color Variations

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#6c69a6 linear gradient to complementary #9eb35c

  1. #6c69a6
  2. #79759b
  3. #838190
  4. #8b8d84
  5. #939a78
  6. #99a66b
  7. #9eb35c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575590
  2. #5e5c97
  3. #65629f
  4. #6c69a6
  5. #7370ad
  6. #7a77b5
  7. #827ebc

Tones

  1. #6c69a6
  2. #726ea1
  3. #77739c
  4. #7c7897
  5. #807e92
  6. #84838d
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6c69a6 to white

  1. #6c69a6
  2. #8580b5
  3. #9d98c3
  4. #b5b1d2
  5. #cecae1
  6. #e6e4f0
  7. #ffffff

#6c69a6 to black

  1. #6c69a6
  2. #5a5788
  3. #48466c
  4. #373550
  5. #272536
  6. #17161e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7669 XGC
      #6868a2
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  14. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  19. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Glidden

    1. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  25. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6c69a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c69a6 foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #6c69a6">…</p>

#6c69a6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6c69a6">…</p>

#6c69a6 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c69a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7104934
Binary
01101100, 01101001, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6c69a6
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.896
RGB
rgb(108, 105, 166)
RGBA
rgba(108, 105, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.277, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9672282 / 0xff6c69a6
HSL
hsl(243, 26%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 26%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.951), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 242.951, saturation: 36.747%, perceived brightness: 44.885%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.357, S: 39.153, L: 47.032
Cubehelix
H: -120.699, S: 0.430, L: 0.442
TSL
T: -3.070, S: 0.100, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 37% (0.367), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 18.117, Y: 16.044, Z: 38.211
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.222, Y: 16.044
CIELab
L: 47.032, a: 16.063, b: -32.396
CIELuv
L: 47.032, u: -2.304, v: -49.917
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.032, C: 36.159, H: 296.373
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.032, C: 49.970, H: 267.357
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.055, a: 10.640, b: -28.523
CIECAM02
J: 36.613, C: 38.052, h: 277.836, Q: 119.215, M: 33.276, s: 52.833, H: 320.802
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.315, jaune: -5.801, green: -0.747
LMS
L: 13.963, M: 14.721, S: 37.849
YCbCr
Y: 112.944, Cb: 154.335, Cr: 124.986
YCgCo
Y: 121.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 12.500
YDbDr
Y: 112.851, Db: 79.963, Dr: 9.238
YPbPr
Y: 110.031, Pb: 30.155, Pr: -1.306
xvYCC
Y: 110.497, Cb: 154.489, Cr: 126.853
YIQ
Y: 112.851, I: -17.810, Q: 19.614
YUV
Y: 112.851, U: 26.156, V: -4.256
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.855
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.517

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