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#6d70ad Hex Color Code

#6d70ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d70ad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d70ad is comprised of 42.75% red, 43.92% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6d70ad has a hue of 237° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.96 nm.

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#6d70ad linear gradient to complementary #a7b466

  1. #6d70ad
  2. #7b7ba2
  3. #868697
  4. #90918c
  5. #999d80
  6. #a0a874
  7. #a7b466

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575b96
  2. #5e629d
  3. #6569a5
  4. #6d70ad
  5. #7577b5
  6. #7c7ebd
  7. #8486c5

Tones

  1. #6d70ad
  2. #7475a8
  3. #7a79a3
  4. #7f7e9d
  5. #848398
  6. #898892
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6d70ad to white

  1. #6d70ad
  2. #8686bb
  3. #9e9dc8
  4. #b6b5d6
  5. #cecde3
  6. #e6e6f1
  7. #ffffff

#6d70ad to black

  1. #6d70ad
  2. #5b5d8e
  3. #494a70
  4. #383853
  5. #272738
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 0.674 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  26. Sikkens

    1. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  27. Plascon

    1. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#6d70ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d70ad foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6d70ad">…</p>

#6d70ad background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6d70ad">…</p>

#6d70ad shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d70ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7172269
Binary
01101101, 01110000, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6d70ad
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 3.366
RGB
rgb(109, 112, 173)
RGBA
rgba(109, 112, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.284, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9604947 / 0xff6d70ad
HSL
hsl(237, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.188), saturation: 37% (0.370), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 237.188, saturation: 36.994%, perceived brightness: 46.940%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.437, S: 41.161, L: 49.321
Cubehelix
H: -125.330, S: 0.443, L: 0.462
TSL
T: -2.838, S: 0.101, L: 0.463
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.370), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 19.642, Y: 17.856, Z: 41.939
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.225, Y: 17.856
CIELab
L: 49.321, a: 14.052, b: -32.895
CIELuv
L: 49.321, u: -4.965, v: -50.975
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.321, C: 35.771, H: 293.131
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.321, C: 51.216, H: 264.437
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.256, a: 9.022, b: -29.265
CIECAM02
J: 38.727, C: 38.641, h: 273.440, Q: 122.608, M: 33.791, s: 52.498, H: 318.325
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.307, jaune: -5.860, green: -0.355
LMS
L: 15.253, M: 16.747, S: 41.544
YCbCr
Y: 117.415, Cb: 155.223, Cr: 122.352
YCgCo
Y: 126.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 118.057, Db: 82.663, Dr: 17.236
YPbPr
Y: 115.753, Pb: 30.845, Pr: -4.306
xvYCC
Y: 115.411, Cb: 155.095, Cr: 124.217
YIQ
Y: 118.057, I: -21.384, Q: 18.345
YUV
Y: 118.057, U: 27.039, V: -7.946
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.481
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.480

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