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Sikkens W0.25.40 / #6e659b Hex Color Code

#6e659b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e659b is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e659b is comprised of 43.14% red, 39.61% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6e659b has a hue of 250° (degrees), 21% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 453.5 nm.

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  1. Remains of paint on old wood, violet,lilac,
  2. Portrait of touched silly young man left speechless and flattered, sobbing as being hit right into heart with dear warm words and praises, pleased standing purple background
  3. Blurred background with a violet hue.

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#6e659b linear gradient to complementary #8fa759

  1. #6e659b
  2. #777091
  3. #7e7b87
  4. #84867c
  5. #889171
  6. #8c9c66
  7. #8fa759

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5286
  2. #60588d
  3. #675f94
  4. #6e659b
  5. #756ca2
  6. #7c72a9
  7. #8379b0

Tones

  1. #6e659b
  2. #726997
  3. #756e92
  4. #78728e
  5. #7b7789
  6. #7e7b85
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#6e659b to white

  1. #6e659b
  2. #867dab
  3. #9d96bc
  4. #b5afcc
  5. #cec9dd
  6. #e6e4ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e659b to black

  1. #6e659b
  2. #5b547f
  3. #494365
  4. #38334b
  5. #272433
  6. #17161d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10230 C
      #6f659c
      ΔE = 0.351 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ 8162 C
      #696399
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Purple Paradise PPU16-03
      #79669e
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d5
      #675c8f
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Kimberly V53-044-293
      #695d87
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Purple Infusion 4 / 30RB 19/261
      #7d6d99
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7348-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Clematis - 6831
      #7e6596
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4005 / Blue Lilac
      #76689a
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. RAL 570-6
      #79689b
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Nerolac

    1. Shadow Eclipse - 4213
      #7768a1
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Matthews Paint

    1. Brezo Blue / 2844
      #6c6290
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Candy Blue / 4435
      #626389
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  22. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Love Triangle P2-E2-1
      #7c70a0
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Colossus / A410
      #605c91
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Prophetic Purple / NP PB 1436 D
      #7b679c
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  29. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 6026-63 Dream State
      #81679d
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 4.349 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  32. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  33. KILZ

    1. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10470
      #685d86
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Jubilee / 538
      #7e6099
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  37. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  38. Glidden

    1. Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  39. California Paints

    1. Concord Bloom
      #6c5b8e
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  41. ECOS Paints

    1. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  43. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Nirvana / T53-8
      #78668b
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  45. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  46. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P24 Jacaranda
      #795f92
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  48. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seduction / 1399
      #6d5a8e
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  51. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  52. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  53. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  54. Ford

    1. Purple
      #7c609c
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  55. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  56. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  57. Duron

    1. Forget-Me-Not
      #816aa2
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  58. Valspar Paint

    1. Rollick
      #775c91
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Poison Ivy / D49W
      #706286
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Lydia's Purple / D60W
      #635e86
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  60. New Look

    1. Purple Reign / G37-05
      #706286
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Hoop-a-Loop / G38-06
      #635e86
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  61. CIL

    1. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  62. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  63. Caran d'Ache

    1. 129 Violet Brown
      #6f588f
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  64. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C60
      #625894
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 11.7%

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#6e659b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e659b foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6e659b">…</p>

#6e659b background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6e659b">…</p>

#6e659b shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e659b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7234971
Binary
01101110, 01100101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6e659b
LRV
≈ 15.0%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.299
RGB
rgb(110, 101, 155)
RGBA
rgba(110, 101, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.276, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 39.608%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9542245 / 0xff6e659b
HSL
hsl(250, 21%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(250, 21%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 250° (250.000), saturation: 35% (0.348), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 250.000, saturation: 34.839%, perceived brightness: 43.571%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.311, S: 33.172, L: 45.619
Cubehelix
H: -114.735, S: 0.369, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -3.369, S: 0.089, L: 0.431
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 35% (0.348), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 16.999, Y: 14.989, Z: 33.001
xyY
x: 0.262, y: 0.231, Y: 14.989
CIELab
L: 45.619, a: 16.110, b: -28.106
CIELuv
L: 45.619, u: 0.984, v: -43.024
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.619, C: 32.396, H: 299.821
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.619, C: 43.035, H: 271.311
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.715, a: 10.624, b: -23.439
CIECAM02
J: 35.414, C: 34.009, h: 283.851, Q: 117.245, M: 29.740, s: 50.365, H: 324.283
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -5.058, green: -1.114
LMS
L: 13.537, M: 13.684, S: 32.708
YCbCr
Y: 110.364, Cb: 150.374, Cr: 128.117
YCoCg
Y: 116.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.847, Db: 67.932, Dr: -0.279
YPbPr
Y: 106.805, Pb: 25.965, Pr: 2.016
xvYCC
Y: 107.727, Cb: 150.808, Cr: 129.771
YIQ
Y: 109.847, I: -11.987, Q: 18.704
YUV
Y: 109.847, U: 22.221, V: 0.134
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.418
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.813

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