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#6e6b9f Hex Color Code

#6e6b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6b9f is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6b9f is comprised of 43.14% red, 41.96% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6b9f has a hue of 243° (degrees), 21% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.26 nm.

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#6e6b9f linear gradient to complementary #98a862

  1. #6e6b9f
  2. #787596
  3. #807f8c
  4. #888983
  5. #8e9378
  6. #939e6e
  7. #98a862

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595789
  2. #605d90
  3. #676498
  4. #6e6b9f
  5. #7572a6
  6. #7c79ae
  7. #8480b5

Tones

  1. #6e6b9f
  2. #736f9b
  3. #777497
  4. #7b7892
  5. #7e7c8e
  6. #828189
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#6e6b9f to white

  1. #6e6b9f
  2. #8682af
  3. #9e9abe
  4. #b5b2ce
  5. #cecbde
  6. #e6e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#6e6b9f to black

  1. #6e6b9f
  2. #5b5983
  3. #494767
  4. #38364d
  5. #272634
  6. #17171d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7670 U
      #706e9a
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 44/18
      #706894
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  21. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Behr

    1. 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6e6b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6b9f foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #6e6b9f">…</p>

#6e6b9f background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e6b9f">…</p>

#6e6b9f shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236511
Binary
01101110, 01101011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#6e6b9f
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.385
RGB
rgb(110, 107, 159)
RGBA
rgba(110, 107, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.285, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540705 / 0xff6e6b9f
HSL
hsl(243, 21%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 21%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (243.462), saturation: 33% (0.327), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 243.462, saturation: 32.704%, perceived brightness: 45.090%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.701, S: 33.389, L: 47.409
Cubehelix
H: -120.282, S: 0.365, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -3.091, S: 0.085, L: 0.446
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 33% (0.327), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 17.944, Y: 16.333, Z: 35.001
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.236, Y: 16.333
CIELab
L: 47.409, a: 13.523, b: -27.680
CIELuv
L: 47.409, u: -1.703, v: -42.418
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.409, C: 30.807, H: 296.038
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.409, C: 42.452, H: 267.701
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.414, a: 8.531, b: -23.059
CIECAM02
J: 37.019, C: 33.472, h: 278.643, Q: 119.874, M: 29.271, s: 49.415, H: 321.262
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.279, jaune: -4.949, green: -0.686
LMS
L: 14.482, M: 15.313, S: 34.696
YCbCr
Y: 113.780, Cb: 150.384, Cr: 125.625
YCgCo
Y: 120.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 113.825, Db: 67.966, Dr: 7.285
YPbPr
Y: 111.383, Pb: 25.655, Pr: -0.892
xvYCC
Y: 111.658, Cb: 150.536, Cr: 127.216
YIQ
Y: 113.825, I: -14.919, Q: 16.813
YUV
Y: 113.825, U: 22.232, V: -3.356
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 4.943
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.839

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