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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.

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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

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

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

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. 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%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  5. 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%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  7. 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%
  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. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Duron

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

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  15. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. Vista Paint

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

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

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#6c6ea3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c6ea3 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

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

#6c6ea3 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6c6ea3">…</p>

#6c6ea3 shadow

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

Banksy
<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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