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#6d6a9d Hex Color Code

#6d6a9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d6a9d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6d6a9d is comprised of 42.75% red, 41.57% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6d6a9d has a hue of 244° (degrees), 21% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.19 nm.

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#6d6a9d linear gradient to complementary #97a760

  1. #6d6a9d
  2. #777494
  3. #7f7e8a
  4. #878881
  5. #8d9276
  6. #929d6c
  7. #97a760

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585687
  2. #5f5d8f
  3. #666396
  4. #6d6a9d
  5. #7471a4
  6. #7b78ac
  7. #827fb3

Tones

  1. #6d6a9d
  2. #726e99
  3. #767395
  4. #7a7791
  5. #7d7b8d
  6. #818088
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6d6a9d to white

  1. #6d6a9d
  2. #8581ad
  3. #9d99bd
  4. #b5b2cd
  5. #cdcbde
  6. #e6e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#6d6a9d to black

  1. #6d6a9d
  2. #5a5881
  3. #494666
  4. #37364c
  5. #272634
  6. #17161d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2368 UP
      #6c699b
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. P 102-13 U
      #716c95
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 0.775 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  9. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  13. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  22. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  28. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

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#6d6a9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d6a9d foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6d6a9d">…</p>

#6d6a9d background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6d6a9d">…</p>

#6d6a9d shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d6a9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7170717
Binary
01101101, 01101010, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#6d6a9d
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 1.957
RGB
rgb(109, 106, 157)
RGBA
rgba(109, 106, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.285, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9606499 / 0xff6d6a9d
HSL
hsl(244, 21%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 21%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (243.529), saturation: 32% (0.325), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 243.529, saturation: 32.484%, perceived brightness: 44.640%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.743, S: 32.563, L: 46.966
Cubehelix
H: -120.226, S: 0.359, L: 0.441
TSL
T: -3.094, S: 0.085, L: 0.442
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.306), magenta: 32% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 17.545, Y: 15.993, Z: 34.054
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.237, Y: 15.993
CIELab
L: 46.966, a: 13.288, b: -27.197
CIELuv
L: 46.966, u: -1.638, v: -41.559
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.966, C: 30.270, H: 296.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.966, C: 41.592, H: 267.743
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.991, a: 8.326, b: -22.494
CIECAM02
J: 36.596, C: 32.991, h: 278.718, Q: 119.186, M: 28.850, s: 49.200, H: 321.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -4.863, green: -0.679
LMS
L: 14.197, M: 15.012, S: 33.759
YCbCr
Y: 112.823, Cb: 149.945, Cr: 125.696
YCgCo
Y: 119.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 112.711, Db: 66.633, Dr: 7.068
YPbPr
Y: 110.311, Pb: 25.155, Pr: -0.846
xvYCC
Y: 110.738, Cb: 150.097, Cr: 127.257
YIQ
Y: 112.711, I: -14.597, Q: 16.502
YUV
Y: 112.711, U: 21.796, V: -3.256
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.436
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.802

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