Encycolorpedia

#6c6b8a Hex Color Code

#6c6b8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c6b8a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6c6b8a is comprised of 42.35% red, 41.96% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6c6b8a has a hue of 242° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.41 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6c6b8a linear gradient to complementary #888f66

  1. #6c6b8a
  2. #727184
  3. #77777f
  4. #7c7d79
  5. #808373
  6. #84896c
  7. #888f66

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585775
  2. #5f5e7c
  3. #656483
  4. #6c6b8a
  5. #737291
  6. #7a7998
  7. #817f9f

Tints and Shades

#6c6b8a to white

  1. #6c6b8a
  2. #83829d
  3. #9b9ab0
  4. #b3b2c3
  5. #cccbd7
  6. #e5e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#6c6b8a to black

  1. #6c6b8a
  2. #5a5972
  3. #48475a
  4. #373644
  5. #26262f
  6. #17171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 0.542 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7673 U
      #6c6d8d
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ P 105-13 U
      #686d8f
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  5. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  17. Berger

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  23. Glidden

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  24. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  28. Behr

    1. 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 13.8%

#6c6b8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c6b8a foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c6b8a">…</p>

#6c6b8a background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6c6b8a">…</p>

#6c6b8a shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c6b8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7105418
Binary
01101100, 01101011, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#6c6b8a
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.231
RGB
rgb(108, 107, 138)
RGBA
rgba(108, 107, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.303, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9671798 / 0xff6c6b8a
HSL
hsl(242, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 13%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.935), saturation: 22% (0.225), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 241.935, saturation: 22.464%, perceived brightness: 43.632%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.992, S: 19.531, L: 46.363
Cubehelix
H: -121.520, S: 0.221, L: 0.434
TSL
T: -3.028, S: 0.055, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.217), magenta: 22% (0.225), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 16.028, Y: 15.538, Z: 26.195
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.269, Y: 15.538
CIELab
L: 46.363, a: 7.435, b: -16.866
CIELuv
L: 46.363, u: -1.317, v: -25.057
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.363, C: 18.433, H: 293.789
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.363, C: 25.091, H: 266.992
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.419, a: 3.599, b: -11.807
CIECAM02
J: 36.050, C: 22.177, h: 277.856, Q: 118.294, M: 19.393, s: 40.490, H: 320.813
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.202, jaune: -3.014, green: -0.344
LMS
L: 14.167, M: 15.258, S: 26.019
YCbCr
Y: 111.208, Cb: 141.461, Cr: 126.238
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 19.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.833, Db: 40.873, Dr: 5.394
YPbPr
Y: 109.445, Pb: 15.385, Pr: -0.926
xvYCC
Y: 109.994, Cb: 141.515, Cr: 127.187
YIQ
Y: 110.833, I: -9.363, Q: 9.857
YUV
Y: 110.833, U: 13.370, V: -2.485
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 4.068
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.944

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue