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#6c6ea3 Hex Color Code

#6c6ea3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c6ea3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c6ea3 is comprised of 42.35% red, 43.14% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6c6ea3 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 23% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.67 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6c6ea3 linear gradient to complementary #a0ab64

  1. #6c6ea3
  2. #787899
  3. #828290
  4. #8b8c86
  5. #93967b
  6. #9aa070
  7. #a0ab64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56598d
  2. #5e6094
  3. #65679b
  4. #6c6ea3
  5. #7375ab
  6. #7b7cb2
  7. #8283ba

Tones

  1. #6c6ea3
  2. #72729f
  3. #77779a
  4. #7b7b96
  5. #807f91
  6. #84848d
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6c6ea3 to white

  1. #6c6ea3
  2. #8485b2
  3. #9c9cc1
  4. #b5b4d0
  5. #cdcce0
  6. #e6e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#6c6ea3 to black

  1. #6c6ea3
  2. #5a5b86
  3. #48496a
  4. #37374f
  5. #272735
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. Blue 072 UP
      #636ea0
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 3590 U
      #606b9d
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  13. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  22. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  28. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 19.0%

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#6c6ea3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c6ea3 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #6c6ea3">…</p>

#6c6ea3 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6c6ea3">…</p>

#6c6ea3 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c6ea3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7106211
Binary
01101100, 01101110, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6c6ea3
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.175
RGB
rgb(108, 110, 163)
RGBA
rgba(108, 110, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.289, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9671005 / 0xff6c6ea3
HSL
hsl(238, 23%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 23%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.818), saturation: 34% (0.337), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 237.818, saturation: 33.742%, perceived brightness: 45.765%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.726, S: 35.110, L: 48.240
Cubehelix
H: -124.809, S: 0.385, L: 0.452
TSL
T: -2.864, S: 0.090, L: 0.453
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 18.369, Y: 16.984, Z: 36.954
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.235, Y: 16.984
CIELab
L: 48.240, a: 12.188, b: -28.749
CIELuv
L: 48.240, u: -4.068, v: -44.064
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.240, C: 31.226, H: 292.974
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.240, C: 44.252, H: 264.726
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.211, a: 7.444, b: -24.316
CIECAM02
J: 37.723, C: 34.592, h: 274.225, Q: 121.008, M: 30.250, s: 49.999, H: 318.763
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -5.117, green: -0.363
LMS
L: 14.756, M: 16.131, S: 36.626
YCbCr
Y: 115.170, Cb: 151.563, Cr: 123.359
YCgCo
Y: 122.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 13.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.444, Db: 71.549, Dr: 14.167
YPbPr
Y: 113.390, Pb: 26.730, Pr: -3.438
xvYCC
Y: 113.382, Cb: 151.480, Cr: 124.980
YIQ
Y: 115.444, I: -18.218, Q: 16.067
YUV
Y: 115.444, U: 23.403, V: -6.531
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.377
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.191

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