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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#6d70ad to black

  1. #6d70ad
  2. #5b5d8e
  3. #494a70
  4. #383853
  5. #272738
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
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      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #5873b2
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
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      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      #5668ae
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. P 104-6 U
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      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  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%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  9. Alcro

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

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Scib Paints

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

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  19. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  25. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 3.054 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 4005
      #7f74a4
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  31. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 3.621 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  35. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  36. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  39. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  40. Behr

    1. Stained Glass 610B-6
      #616fa2
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  42. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  43. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  44. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d1
      #8073af
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  45. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  46. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  47. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  48. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  49. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  50. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  53. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  54. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  55. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  56. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#6d70ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d70ad foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6d70ad">…</p>

#6d70ad background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

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

#6d70ad shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<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: 42.745%, yellow: 43.869%, blue: 67.843%
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
YCoCg
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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