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#6e6497 Hex Color Code

#6e6497 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6497 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6497 is comprised of 43.14% red, 39.22% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6497 has a hue of 252° (degrees), 20% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 450.32 nm.

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#6e6497 linear gradient to complementary #8aa259

  1. #6e6497
  2. #756e8e
  3. #7c7884
  4. #81837a
  5. #858d70
  6. #889865
  7. #8aa259

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5182
  2. #615789
  3. #675e90
  4. #6e6497
  5. #756a9e
  6. #7c71a5
  7. #8278ac

Tones

  1. #6e6497
  2. #716893
  3. #746d8f
  4. #77718b
  5. #7a7587
  6. #7c7a82
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#6e6497 to white

  1. #6e6497
  2. #867ca8
  3. #9d95b9
  4. #b5aeca
  5. #cdc9dc
  6. #e6e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#6e6497 to black

  1. #6e6497
  2. #5b537c
  3. #494362
  4. #38334a
  5. #272432
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

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  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 0.503 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2098 UP
      #6f6495
      ΔE = 0.563 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ P 102-6 U
      #6a6593
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 0.599 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 6 295 / Velvet 20
      #746898
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 44/18
      #706894
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 630B-7 Pandora
      #695f94
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  15. General Paint

    1. High Church / CLV 1175N
      #6d5f8e
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Grapes 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

#6e6497 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6497 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6e6497">…</p>

#6e6497 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6e6497">…</p>

#6e6497 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6497">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7234711
Binary
01101110, 01100100, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6e6497
LRV
≈ 14.7%
Closest short hex
#769 ΔE = 2.195
RGB
rgb(110, 100, 151)
RGBA
rgba(110, 100, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.277, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.392%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9542505 / 0xff6e6497
HSL
hsl(252, 20%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 20%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (251.765), saturation: 34% (0.338), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 251.765, saturation: 33.775%, perceived brightness: 43.114%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.422, S: 30.946, L: 45.170
Cubehelix
H: -113.177, S: 0.347, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -3.446, S: 0.085, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.272), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 61% (0.608), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 16.572, Y: 14.663, Z: 31.229
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.235, Y: 14.663
CIELab
L: 45.170, a: 15.667, b: -26.431
CIELuv
L: 45.170, u: 1.706, v: -40.330
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.170, C: 30.725, H: 300.657
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.170, C: 40.366, H: 272.422
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.293, a: 10.237, b: -21.548
CIECAM02
J: 35.021, C: 32.411, h: 285.442, Q: 116.594, M: 28.343, s: 49.304, H: 325.222
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.282, jaune: -4.763, green: -1.163
LMS
L: 13.372, M: 13.422, S: 30.960
YCbCr
Y: 109.468, Cb: 148.909, Cr: 128.769
YCgCo
Y: 115.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 17.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.804, Db: 63.483, Dr: -2.263
YPbPr
Y: 105.802, Pb: 24.350, Pr: 2.654
xvYCC
Y: 106.865, Cb: 149.390, Cr: 130.331
YIQ
Y: 108.804, I: -10.427, Q: 17.982
YUV
Y: 108.804, U: 20.766, V: 1.049
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.201
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.474

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