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#6e6985 Hex Color Code

#6e6985 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6985 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6985 is comprised of 43.14% red, 41.18% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6985 has a hue of 251° (degrees), 12% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 450.23 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e6985 linear gradient to complementary #7e8866

  1. #6e6985
  2. #716e80
  3. #74737b
  4. #777876
  5. #7a7e71
  6. #7c836b
  7. #7e8866

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a5671
  2. #615c77
  3. #67627e
  4. #6e6985
  5. #75708c
  6. #7c7693
  7. #827d9a

Tints and Shades

#6e6985 to white

  1. #6e6985
  2. #858098
  3. #9c98ac
  4. #b4b1c0
  5. #cdcad5
  6. #e6e4ea
  7. #ffffff

#6e6985 to black

  1. #6e6985
  2. #5b576e
  3. #494657
  4. #373542
  5. #27252d
  6. #17161a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Castle In The Air / NP N 1954 D
      #746b80
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2362 C
      #6c6a81
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 2361 C
      #70708d
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Violet Surprise 1
      #70677f
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 2
      #6f6c81
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 221
      #71677e
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  21. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.40
      #706b80
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. CIL

    1. Purple Sage
      #756b82
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. AD114-5
      #746a80
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. General Paint

    1. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Purple Orient / T08 97-4
      #6f6b7f
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Dark Domina / T59-8
      #737088
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  27. Behr

    1. 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. Moonlight Sonata / 41B-6
      #6b627c
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 13.3%

#6e6985 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6985 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6e6985">…</p>

#6e6985 background

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="background-color: #6e6985">…</p>

#6e6985 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6985">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7235973
Binary
01101110, 01101001, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#6e6985
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 2.728
RGB
rgb(110, 105, 133)
RGBA
rgba(110, 105, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.302, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.522%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9541243 / 0xff6e6985
HSL
hsl(251, 12%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(251, 12%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 251° (250.714), saturation: 21% (0.211), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 250.714, saturation: 21.053%, perceived brightness: 43.148%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.451, S: 16.926, L: 45.787
Cubehelix
H: -114.108, S: 0.191, L: 0.430
TSL
T: -3.400, S: 0.048, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.173), magenta: 21% (0.211), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 48% (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 15.715, Y: 15.111, Z: 24.275
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.274, Y: 15.111
CIELab
L: 45.787, a: 8.105, b: -14.744
CIELuv
L: 45.787, u: 0.940, v: -21.945
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.787, C: 16.825, H: 298.800
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.787, C: 21.965, H: 272.451
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.873, a: 4.130, b: -9.812
CIECAM02
J: 35.588, C: 19.896, h: 284.826, Q: 117.533, M: 17.399, s: 38.475, H: 324.858
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -2.660, green: -0.577
LMS
L: 14.065, M: 14.743, S: 24.124
YCbCr
Y: 110.224, Cb: 139.552, Cr: 128.207
YCgCo
Y: 113.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 21.750
YDbDr
Y: 109.687, Db: 35.074, Dr: -0.589
YPbPr
Y: 108.081, Pb: 13.425, Pr: 1.212
xvYCC
Y: 108.823, Cb: 139.793, Cr: 129.065
YIQ
Y: 109.687, I: -6.017, Q: 9.769
YUV
Y: 109.687, U: 11.473, V: 0.275
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 3.780
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.650

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