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#6d6faf Hex Color Code

#6d6faf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d6faf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d6faf is comprised of 42.75% red, 43.53% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6d6faf has a hue of 238° (degrees), 29% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.42 nm.

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#6d6faf linear gradient to complementary #a8b864

  1. #6d6faf
  2. #7b7ba4
  3. #878798
  4. #91938c
  5. #9a9f80
  6. #a2ab73
  7. #a8b864

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575a98
  2. #5e619f
  3. #6568a7
  4. #6d6faf
  5. #7576b7
  6. #7c7dbf
  7. #8485c7

Tones

  1. #6d6faf
  2. #7474aa
  3. #7a79a4
  4. #807e9f
  5. #858399
  6. #8a8994
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6d6faf to white

  1. #6d6faf
  2. #8685bc
  3. #9e9cca
  4. #b6b4d7
  5. #cecde4
  6. #e7e6f2
  7. #ffffff

#6d6faf to black

  1. #6d6faf
  2. #5b5c8f
  3. #494971
  4. #383854
  5. #272739
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 0.862 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 18-3946 TCX
      #5f6db0
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  19. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
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    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

#6d6faf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d6faf foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6d6faf">…</p>

#6d6faf background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6d6faf">…</p>

#6d6faf shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d6faf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7172015
Binary
01101101, 01101111, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#6d6faf
LRV
≈ 17.7%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.418
RGB
rgb(109, 111, 175)
RGBA
rgba(109, 111, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.281, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9605201 / 0xff6d6faf
HSL
hsl(238, 29%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 29%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.182), saturation: 38% (0.377), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 238.182, saturation: 37.714%, perceived brightness: 46.856%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.967, S: 42.938, L: 49.148
Cubehelix
H: -124.512, S: 0.462, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.879, S: 0.104, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.377), magenta: 37% (0.366), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 19.727, Y: 17.715, Z: 42.929
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.220, Y: 17.715
CIELab
L: 49.148, a: 15.224, b: -34.330
CIELuv
L: 49.148, u: -4.696, v: -53.320
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.148, C: 37.554, H: 293.916
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.148, C: 53.527, H: 264.967
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.089, a: 10.007, b: -31.012
CIECAM02
J: 38.561, C: 39.972, h: 274.099, Q: 122.345, M: 34.955, s: 53.452, H: 318.693
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.318, jaune: -6.125, green: -0.436
LMS
L: 15.094, M: 16.452, S: 42.516
YCbCr
Y: 117.107, Cb: 156.392, Cr: 122.578
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 117.698, Db: 86.212, Dr: 16.554
YPbPr
Y: 115.182, Pb: 32.230, Pr: -3.944
xvYCC
Y: 114.921, Cb: 156.312, Cr: 124.535
YIQ
Y: 117.698, I: -21.752, Q: 19.490
YUV
Y: 117.698, U: 28.199, V: -7.631
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.494
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.275

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