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#6d6fab Hex Color Code

#6d6fab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d6fab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d6fab is comprised of 42.75% red, 43.53% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6d6fab has a hue of 238° (degrees), 27% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.5 nm.

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#6d6fab linear gradient to complementary #a5b365

  1. #6d6fab
  2. #7a7aa0
  3. #868596
  4. #8f908a
  5. #979c7f
  6. #9fa772
  7. #a5b365

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575a94
  2. #5e619c
  3. #6668a3
  4. #6d6fab
  5. #7476b3
  6. #7c7dbb
  7. #8485c2

Tones

  1. #6d6fab
  2. #7374a6
  3. #7978a1
  4. #7e7d9c
  5. #838297
  6. #888791
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6d6fab to white

  1. #6d6fab
  2. #8585b9
  3. #9e9cc7
  4. #b6b4d5
  5. #cecde3
  6. #e6e6f1
  7. #ffffff

#6d6fab to black

  1. #6d6fab
  2. #5b5c8c
  3. #49496f
  4. #383852
  5. #272738
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

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#6d6fab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d6fab foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #6d6fab">…</p>

#6d6fab background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6d6fab">…</p>

#6d6fab 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 #6d6fab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7172011
Binary
01101101, 01101111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6d6fab
LRV
≈ 17.6%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.606
RGB
rgb(109, 111, 171)
RGBA
rgba(109, 111, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.284, b: 0.437
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9605205 / 0xff6d6fab
HSL
hsl(238, 27%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 27%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.065), saturation: 36% (0.363), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 238.065, saturation: 36.257%, perceived brightness: 46.596%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.889, S: 40.149, L: 48.958
Cubehelix
H: -124.608, S: 0.434, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.874, S: 0.099, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.363), magenta: 35% (0.351), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 19.340, Y: 17.560, Z: 40.891
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.226, Y: 17.560
CIELab
L: 48.958, a: 14.096, b: -32.299
CIELuv
L: 48.958, u: -4.469, v: -49.969
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.958, C: 35.241, H: 293.577
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.958, C: 50.169, H: 264.889
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.904, a: 9.049, b: -28.523
CIECAM02
J: 38.394, C: 38.042, h: 274.171, Q: 122.079, M: 33.267, s: 52.202, H: 318.733
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.304, jaune: -5.757, green: -0.413
LMS
L: 15.075, M: 16.450, S: 40.509
YCbCr
Y: 116.715, Cb: 154.636, Cr: 122.862
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 117.242, Db: 80.880, Dr: 15.686
YPbPr
Y: 114.894, Pb: 30.230, Pr: -3.760
xvYCC
Y: 114.674, Cb: 154.555, Cr: 124.697
YIQ
Y: 117.242, I: -20.467, Q: 18.245
YUV
Y: 117.242, U: 26.455, V: -7.231
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.820
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.138

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