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#6d72c1 Hex Color Code

#6d72c1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d72c1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d72c1 is comprised of 42.75% red, 44.71% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6d72c1 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 40% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.23 nm.

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#6d72c1 linear gradient to complementary #b6ca64

  1. #6d72c1
  2. #8080b3
  3. #8f8ea5
  4. #9b9d97
  5. #a6ac87
  6. #afbb77
  7. #b6ca64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555ca9
  2. #5d63b1
  3. #656bb9
  4. #6d72c1
  5. #7579c9
  6. #7d81d2
  7. #8589da

Tones

  1. #6d72c1
  2. #7678ba
  3. #7e7eb3
  4. #8584ac
  5. #8c8aa5
  6. #92919e
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#6d72c1 to white

  1. #6d72c1
  2. #8788cc
  3. #a09fd6
  4. #b8b6e0
  5. #d0ceeb
  6. #e7e6f5
  7. #ffffff

#6d72c1 to black

  1. #6d72c1
  2. #5b5e9e
  3. #494b7c
  4. #38395c
  5. #28283e
  6. #181822
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  3. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#6d72c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d72c1 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6d72c1">…</p>

#6d72c1 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6d72c1">…</p>

#6d72c1 shadow

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d72c1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7172801
Binary
01101101, 01110010, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#6d72c1
LRV
≈ 19.1%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 2.382
RGB
rgb(109, 114, 193)
RGBA
rgba(109, 114, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.274, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9604415 / 0xff6d72c1
HSL
hsl(236, 40%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 40%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.429), saturation: 44% (0.435), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 236.429, saturation: 43.523%, perceived brightness: 48.709%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.179, S: 54.637, L: 50.845
Cubehelix
H: -125.966, S: 0.575, L: 0.475
TSL
T: -2.807, S: 0.124, L: 0.477
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.435), magenta: 41% (0.409), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 21.947, Y: 19.135, Z: 52.979
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.203, Y: 19.135
CIELab
L: 50.845, a: 18.623, b: -42.056
CIELuv
L: 50.845, u: -6.758, v: -66.285
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.845, C: 45.995, H: 293.884
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.845, C: 66.629, H: 264.179
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.744, a: 13.004, b: -41.187
CIECAM02
J: 40.104, C: 47.157, h: 272.085, Q: 124.768, M: 41.238, s: 57.490, H: 317.573
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.365, jaune: -7.517, green: -0.311
LMS
L: 15.699, M: 17.363, S: 52.425
YCbCr
Y: 120.383, Cb: 163.421, Cr: 120.196
YCgCo
Y: 132.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 121.511, Db: 107.557, Dr: 23.808
YPbPr
Y: 118.623, Pb: 40.075, Pr: -6.134
xvYCC
Y: 117.876, Cb: 163.203, Cr: 122.612
YIQ
Y: 121.511, I: -28.358, Q: 23.522
YUV
Y: 121.511, U: 35.181, V: -10.976
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.075
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.039

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