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#6e6cb2 Hex Color Code

#6e6cb2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6cb2 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6cb2 is comprised of 43.14% red, 42.35% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6cb2 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 31% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.88 nm.

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#6e6cb2 linear gradient to complementary #a8be60

  1. #6e6cb2
  2. #7d79a6
  3. #898799
  4. #93948d
  5. #9ba27f
  6. #a2b070
  7. #a8be60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #58579b
  2. #5f5ea3
  3. #6765aa
  4. #6e6cb2
  5. #7673ba
  6. #7d7ac2
  7. #8581c9

Tones

  1. #6e6cb2
  2. #7572ac
  3. #7b77a7
  4. #817da1
  5. #86839b
  6. #8b8995
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#6e6cb2 to white

  1. #6e6cb2
  2. #8783bf
  3. #9f9acc
  4. #b7b3d9
  5. #cfcce5
  6. #e7e5f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e6cb2 to black

  1. #6e6cb2
  2. #5b5992
  3. #4a4873
  4. #383655
  5. #28263a
  6. #181720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #8173ab
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. P 102-5 U
      #7572a1
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  15. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  18. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  22. Caparol

    1. 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  23. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  24. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  26. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  27. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  29. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  32. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  33. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  34. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  40. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d1
      #8073af
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  43. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  44. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  45. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  47. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  49. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

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#6e6cb2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6cb2 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6e6cb2">…</p>

#6e6cb2 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6e6cb2">…</p>

#6e6cb2 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6cb2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236786
Binary
01101110, 01101100, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#6e6cb2
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.668
RGB
rgb(110, 108, 178)
RGBA
rgba(110, 108, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.273, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 42.353%, blue: 69.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540430 / 0xff6e6cb2
HSL
hsl(242, 31%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 31%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.714), saturation: 39% (0.393), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 241.714, saturation: 39.326%, perceived brightness: 46.527%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.698, S: 46.015, L: 48.578
Cubehelix
H: -121.698, S: 0.495, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -3.019, S: 0.110, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 39% (0.393), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 19.827, Y: 17.254, Z: 44.397
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.212, Y: 17.254
CIELab
L: 48.578, a: 18.179, b: -36.965
CIELuv
L: 48.578, u: -3.325, v: -57.639
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.578, C: 41.193, H: 296.187
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.578, C: 57.735, H: 266.698
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.538, a: 12.510, b: -34.294
CIECAM02
J: 38.050, C: 42.354, h: 276.520, Q: 121.531, M: 37.038, s: 55.205, H: 320.055
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.342, jaune: -6.624, green: -0.726
LMS
L: 14.731, M: 15.609, S: 43.954
YCbCr
Y: 116.146, Cb: 158.434, Cr: 123.908
YCoCg
Y: 126.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.578, Db: 92.410, Dr: 12.524
YPbPr
Y: 113.466, Pb: 34.770, Pr: -2.220
xvYCC
Y: 113.447, Cb: 158.543, Cr: 126.050
YIQ
Y: 116.578, I: -21.297, Q: 22.202
YUV
Y: 116.578, U: 30.227, V: -5.771
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.021
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.289

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