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#6e6898 Hex Color Code

#6e6898 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6898 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6898 is comprised of 43.14% red, 40.78% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6898 has a hue of 248° (degrees), 19% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e6898 linear gradient to complementary #90a25e

  1. #6e6898
  2. #76718f
  3. #7d7b86
  4. #83857d
  5. #888e73
  6. #8c9869
  7. #90a25e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5483
  2. #605b8a
  3. #676191
  4. #6e6898
  5. #756f9f
  6. #7c75a6
  7. #837cae

Tones

  1. #6e6898
  2. #726c94
  3. #757090
  4. #78748c
  5. #7b7888
  6. #7e7c84
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#6e6898 to white

  1. #6e6898
  2. #857fa9
  3. #9d98ba
  4. #b5b1cb
  5. #cdcadc
  6. #e6e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#6e6898 to black

  1. #6e6898
  2. #5b567d
  3. #494563
  4. #38354a
  5. #272532
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7671 U
      #6e6993
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 7670 U
      #706e9a
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  19. KILZ

    1. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Amethyst Falls 4
      #736f9c
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  25. Brillux

    1. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  29. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

#6e6898 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6898 foreground

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="color: #6e6898">…</p>

#6e6898 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e6898">…</p>

#6e6898 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6898">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7235736
Binary
01101110, 01101000, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#6e6898
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 1.935
RGB
rgb(110, 104, 152)
RGBA
rgba(110, 104, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.284, b: 0.415
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.596%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9541480 / 0xff6e6898
HSL
hsl(248, 19%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(248, 19%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 248° (247.500), saturation: 32% (0.316), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 247.500, saturation: 31.579%, perceived brightness: 44.021%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.004, S: 29.929, L: 46.288
Cubehelix
H: -116.900, S: 0.331, L: 0.436
TSL
T: -3.261, S: 0.079, L: 0.436
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.276), magenta: 32% (0.316), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 17.047, Y: 15.482, Z: 31.790
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.241, Y: 15.482
CIELab
L: 46.288, a: 13.489, b: -25.287
CIELuv
L: 46.288, u: 0.003, v: -38.536
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.288, C: 28.660, H: 298.077
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.288, C: 38.536, H: 270.004
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.348, a: 8.474, b: -20.359
CIECAM02
J: 36.017, C: 31.119, h: 282.013, Q: 118.241, M: 27.214, s: 47.974, H: 323.207
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -4.535, green: -0.859
LMS
L: 13.980, M: 14.481, S: 31.524
YCbCr
Y: 111.582, Cb: 148.184, Cr: 127.226
YCgCo
Y: 117.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 111.266, Db: 61.284, Dr: 2.418
YPbPr
Y: 108.734, Pb: 23.310, Pr: 0.792
xvYCC
Y: 109.383, Cb: 148.476, Cr: 128.696
YIQ
Y: 111.266, I: -11.846, Q: 16.203
YUV
Y: 111.266, U: 20.046, V: -1.110
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 3.459
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.438

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