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#6c6cb7 Hex Color Code

#6c6cb7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c6cb7 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6c6cb7 is comprised of 42.35% red, 42.35% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6c6cb7 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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

#6c6cb7 linear gradient to complementary #aec55e

  1. #6c6cb7
  2. #7d7aaa
  3. #8b899d
  4. #96978f
  5. #a0a680
  6. #a7b670
  7. #aec55e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5557a0
  2. #5d5ea7
  3. #6465af
  4. #6c6cb7
  5. #7473bf
  6. #7b7ac7
  7. #8381cf

Tones

  1. #6c6cb7
  2. #7472b1
  3. #7b78ab
  4. #827fa5
  5. #88859f
  6. #8d8c98
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6c6cb7 to white

  1. #6c6cb7
  2. #8683c3
  3. #9e9acf
  4. #b7b3db
  5. #cfcce7
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6c6cb7 to black

  1. #6c6cb7
  2. #5a5996
  3. #484876
  4. #383658
  5. #27263b
  6. #181720
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  16. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6c6cb7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c6cb7 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c6cb7">…</p>

#6c6cb7 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #6c6cb7">…</p>

#6c6cb7 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c6cb7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7105719
Binary
01101100, 01101100, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6c6cb7
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.647
RGB
rgb(108, 108, 183)
RGBA
rgba(108, 108, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.271, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9671497 / 0xff6c6cb7
HSL
hsl(240, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 40.984%, perceived brightness: 46.652%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 49.650, L: 48.675
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.536, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.119, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.410), magenta: 41% (0.410), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.092, Y: 17.331, Z: 47.077
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.205, Y: 17.331
CIELab
L: 48.675, a: 19.078, b: -39.725
CIELuv
L: 48.675, u: -4.479, v: -62.069
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.675, C: 44.068, H: 295.653
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.675, C: 62.230, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.631, a: 13.292, b: -37.905
CIECAM02
J: 38.076, C: 44.900, h: 274.949, Q: 121.573, M: 39.264, s: 56.830, H: 319.169
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -7.118, green: -0.610
LMS
L: 14.523, M: 15.571, S: 46.592
YCbCr
Y: 116.122, Cb: 160.925, Cr: 122.675
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.550, Db: 99.975, Dr: 16.275
YPbPr
Y: 113.400, Pb: 37.500, Pr: -3.450
xvYCC
Y: 113.391, Cb: 160.941, Cr: 124.969
YIQ
Y: 116.550, I: -24.095, Q: 23.335
YUV
Y: 116.550, U: 32.701, V: -7.501
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.293
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.964

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