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#6c72bc Hex Color Code

#6c72bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c72bc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c72bc is comprised of 42.35% red, 44.71% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6c72bc has a hue of 236° (degrees), 37% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.74 nm.

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#6c72bc linear gradient to complementary #b2c365

  1. #6c72bc
  2. #7e7faf
  3. #8c8ca2
  4. #989994
  5. #a2a786
  6. #abb576
  7. #b2c365

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545ca4
  2. #5c63ac
  3. #646bb4
  4. #6c72bc
  5. #7479c4
  6. #7c81cc
  7. #8488d5

Tones

  1. #6c72bc
  2. #7578b5
  3. #7c7daf
  4. #8383a8
  5. #8988a2
  6. #8f8e9b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6c72bc to white

  1. #6c72bc
  2. #8688c7
  3. #9f9fd3
  4. #b7b6de
  5. #cfcee9
  6. #e7e6f4
  7. #ffffff

#6c72bc to black

  1. #6c72bc
  2. #5a5e9a
  3. #494b79
  4. #38395a
  5. #27283c
  6. #181821
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#6c72bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c72bc foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6c72bc">…</p>

#6c72bc background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #6c72bc">…</p>

#6c72bc shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c72bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7107260
Binary
01101100, 01110010, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6c72bc
LRV
≈ 18.9%
Closest short hex
#77b ΔE = 2.634
RGB
rgb(108, 114, 188)
RGBA
rgba(108, 114, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.278, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.445%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9669956 / 0xff6c72bc
HSL
hsl(236, 37%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 37%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.500), saturation: 43% (0.426), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 235.500, saturation: 42.553%, perceived brightness: 48.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.674, S: 51.144, L: 50.514
Cubehelix
H: -126.757, S: 0.543, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.768, S: 0.120, L: 0.473
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.426), magenta: 39% (0.394), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 21.276, Y: 18.853, Z: 50.085
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.209, Y: 18.853
CIELab
L: 50.514, a: 16.890, b: -39.708
CIELuv
L: 50.514, u: -6.907, v: -62.300
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.514, C: 43.151, H: 293.043
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.514, C: 62.681, H: 263.674
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.420, a: 11.482, b: -37.998
CIECAM02
J: 39.783, C: 45.078, h: 271.537, Q: 124.268, M: 39.420, s: 56.322, H: 317.270
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -7.084, green: -0.230
LMS
L: 15.556, M: 17.338, S: 49.574
YCbCr
Y: 119.636, Cb: 161.374, Cr: 120.112
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.642, Db: 101.342, Dr: 24.056
YPbPr
Y: 118.050, Pb: 37.690, Pr: -6.404
xvYCC
Y: 117.384, Cb: 161.108, Cr: 122.375
YIQ
Y: 120.642, I: -27.348, Q: 21.755
YUV
Y: 120.642, U: 33.148, V: -11.091
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.795
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.222

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