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#6d6cb3 Hex Color Code

#6d6cb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d6cb3 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6d6cb3 is comprised of 42.75% red, 42.35% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6d6cb3 has a hue of 241° (degrees), 32% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6d6cb3 linear gradient to complementary #aac05f

  1. #6d6cb3
  2. #7d79a7
  3. #89879a
  4. #94958d
  5. #9ca37f
  6. #a4b270
  7. #aac05f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57579c
  2. #5e5ea4
  3. #6665ab
  4. #6d6cb3
  5. #7573bb
  6. #7c7ac3
  7. #8481cb

Tones

  1. #6d6cb3
  2. #7472ad
  3. #7b78a8
  4. #817ea2
  5. #86849c
  6. #8b8a96
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6d6cb3 to white

  1. #6d6cb3
  2. #8683c0
  3. #9e9acc
  4. #b7b3d9
  5. #cfcce6
  6. #e7e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#6d6cb3 to black

  1. #6d6cb3
  2. #5b5993
  3. #494874
  4. #383656
  5. #27263a
  6. #181720
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  13. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  15. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  17. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

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#6d6cb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d6cb3 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6d6cb3">…</p>

#6d6cb3 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6d6cb3">…</p>

#6d6cb3 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d6cb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7171251
Binary
01101101, 01101100, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6d6cb3
LRV
≈ 17.2%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.653
RGB
rgb(109, 108, 179)
RGBA
rgba(109, 108, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.273, b: 0.452
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9605965 / 0xff6d6cb3
HSL
hsl(241, 32%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(241, 32%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 241° (240.845), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 240.845, saturation: 39.665%, perceived brightness: 46.486%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.275, S: 46.801, L: 48.549
Cubehelix
H: -122.391, S: 0.504, L: 0.455
TSL
T: -2.985, S: 0.113, L: 0.456
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.391), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 19.804, Y: 17.230, Z: 44.921
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.210, Y: 17.230
CIELab
L: 48.549, a: 18.191, b: -37.597
CIELuv
L: 48.549, u: -3.817, v: -58.619
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.549, C: 41.767, H: 295.819
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.549, C: 58.743, H: 266.275
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.509, a: 12.519, b: -35.107
CIECAM02
J: 37.995, C: 42.946, h: 275.793, Q: 121.444, M: 37.556, s: 55.610, H: 319.644
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.346, jaune: -6.735, green: -0.663
LMS
L: 14.619, M: 15.589, S: 44.469
YCbCr
Y: 115.987, Cb: 159.021, Cr: 123.398
YCgCo
Y: 126.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 116.393, Db: 94.193, Dr: 14.074
YPbPr
Y: 113.325, Pb: 35.385, Pr: -2.766
xvYCC
Y: 113.326, Cb: 159.083, Cr: 125.570
YIQ
Y: 116.393, I: -22.214, Q: 22.302
YUV
Y: 116.393, U: 30.810, V: -6.486
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.035
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.339

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