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#6d6981 Hex Color Code

#6d6981 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d6981 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6d6981 is comprised of 42.75% red, 41.18% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #6d6981 has a hue of 250° (degrees), 10% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 451.24 nm.

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#6d6981 linear gradient to complementary #7d8466

  1. #6d6981
  2. #706d7d
  3. #737278
  4. #767674
  5. #797b6f
  6. #7b7f6b
  7. #7d8466

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #59566d
  2. #605c74
  3. #66627a
  4. #6d6981
  5. #747088
  6. #7a768f
  7. #817d96

Tints and Shades

#6d6981 to white

  1. #6d6981
  2. #848095
  3. #9b98a9
  4. #b4b1be
  5. #cccad3
  6. #e5e4e9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d6981 to black

  1. #6d6981
  2. #5a576a
  3. #484655
  4. #373540
  5. #26252c
  6. #171619
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2362 C
      #6c6a81
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 2111 U
      #646a89
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Castle In The Air / NP N 1954 D
      #746b80
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Grapes Of Wrath (1284)
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f6a84
      ΔE = 0.947 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Energy / 7230
      #63697e
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ New Orleans S570-6
      #6f697f
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Fashionista N560-6
      #666170
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. Nerolac

    1. ★ Evening Gown - 4219
      #6c6984
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Deep Shadows - 4231
      #666d8f
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purplicious / CL 2476A
      #74687e
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Flirty Fran / 7230
      #5c6379
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Orient / T08 97-4
      #6f6b7f
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 54.09.24
      #5e657c
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  14. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4012 / Pearl Blackberry
      #6b6b7f
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. RAL 4011 / Pearl Violet
      #6e6387
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 221
      #71677e
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 653
      #6b6779
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-42-5 Grecian Gery
      #706c7f
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 5-43-5 Scotch Thistle
      #776b7a
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 7142 - Jubilation
      #6f667a
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Plum Shade / 444-6
      #79738b
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Nightshade Violet / 10RB 14/132
      #6b637b
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Guided Hike / 41A-4
      #716c7f
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Midtown Manhattan / 43B-6
      #7f6f86
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  21. Dulux

    1. 30RB 16/144
      #756b82
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Plum Preserve / 50RB 13/107
      #6b6170
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  22. CIL

    1. Purple Sage
      #756b82
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray
      #6b6a7c
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Lilac
      #636074
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  24. Sto

    1. 34210
      #6d6579
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 34110
      #776c82
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  25. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  26. Berger

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Jublialion / 7142
      #75677f
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  27. Bristol

    1. Great Grape / P101-C6
      #6d6e82
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Plum Shade / P100-C6
      #7c7286
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. DD431-5
      #656b7f
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Pansies / KM3047-3
      #716c7d
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Abyss / KM954-N
      #5d657d
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Violet / 1427 / CC-960
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Pinot Grigio Grape / CSP-460
      #706278
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 5936 - Prune Juice
      #656579
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Muted Mulberry
      #65626f
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  33. Duron

    1. Midnight
      #6e6578
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Jubilation / 7142
      #7a7286
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  35. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R50B
      #777086
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 4235
      #707080
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  38. Loop

    1. Philly / LP-355
      #666177
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  39. Ford

    1. Medium Graphite
      #686676
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Steel Gray
      #686f82
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  40. Sikkens

    1. V8.11.39
      #747185
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. U6.09.35
      #676b78
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 5-42-5 Grecian Grey
      #6a6375
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 4-42-5 Cleopatra
      #7a738c
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #776880
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  43. Resene

    1. Labyrinth V57-021-309
      #786a7f
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Comet B53-018-282
      #636373
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 6447
      #6e6b76
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  45. Little Greene

    1. Strappy
      #796a81
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  46. Krylon

    1. Hyacinth
      #7a6c83
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  47. Sico

    1. 6174-63 Soft Nostalgia
      #716a78
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6172-63 Dark Rachmaninoff
      #677184
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  48. Valspar Paint

    1. Success
      #675f77
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  49. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  50. Colortrend

    1. Bluesilk
      #5f677f
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Thunder
      #7c6d80
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  51. Crayola

    1. Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  52. ProMarker

    1. Storm Cloud
      #5f677e
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  53. Mylands of London

    1. Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  54. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Gumball / 369
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  55. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. CF10964
      #6b5e77
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  56. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Purple Passage - 6551
      #645e77
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Mesmerize - 6544
      #5d657b
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  57. Ralph Lauren

    1. Amethyst Stone / RLVM293
      #736477
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  58. KILZ

    1. Regal Purple / A902
      #6e607d
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Napa / A711
      #736484
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Deep Baltic / D82W
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  60. New Look

    1. County Fair / G38-09
      #5f6985
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  61. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Lead / 6059
      #5e6881
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Diplomat / 5694
      #5f6173
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  62. Levis

    1. Real Purple
      #7c6e83
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  63. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Haze / PPG1168-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  64. Graham & Brown

    1. Teide Violet
      #6e6874
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  65. Crown Paint

    1. Lola Plum
      #706975
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  66. ICI Paints

    1. Regency 70BB 19/098
      #6a7080
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  67. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-53 Violet Caprice
      #7c6c80
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  68. Tollens

    1. Muscat
      #625f71
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  69. Dulux Australia

    1. Palio Navy / I51
      #5c6179
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Velvet Night 31-21
      #695d75
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Coronation 30-21
      #625d72
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  71. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 25 - Nightshade
      #63616f
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#6d6981 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d6981 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6d6981">…</p>

#6d6981 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6d6981">…</p>

#6d6981 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d6981">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7170433
Binary
01101101, 01101001, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#6d6981
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 3.518
RGB
rgb(109, 105, 129)
RGBA
rgba(109, 105, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.306, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 41.176%, blue: 50.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9606783 / 0xff6d6981
HSL
hsl(250, 10%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(250, 10%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 250° (250.000), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 250.000, saturation: 18.605%, perceived brightness: 42.817%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.102, S: 14.455, L: 45.551
Cubehelix
H: -114.735, S: 0.164, L: 0.427
TSL
T: -3.369, S: 0.042, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.155), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 15.320, Y: 14.939, Z: 22.841
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.281, Y: 14.939
CIELab
L: 45.551, a: 6.803, b: -12.714
CIELuv
L: 45.551, u: 0.689, v: -18.773
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.551, C: 14.420, H: 298.150
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.551, C: 18.786, H: 272.102
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.651, a: 3.111, b: -7.982
CIECAM02
J: 35.354, C: 17.543, h: 284.067, Q: 117.147, M: 15.341, s: 36.188, H: 324.410
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.176, jaune: -2.301, green: -0.457
LMS
L: 13.935, M: 14.720, S: 22.711
YCbCr
Y: 109.575, Cb: 137.944, Cr: 128.052
YCoCg
Y: 112.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 22.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.932, Db: 30.192, Dr: -0.124
YPbPr
Y: 107.580, Pb: 11.540, Pr: 0.896
xvYCC
Y: 108.392, Cb: 138.137, Cr: 128.787
YIQ
Y: 108.932, I: -5.327, Q: 8.313
YUV
Y: 108.932, U: 9.877, V: 0.060
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 3.725
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.510

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