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#6e6cb6 Hex Color Code

#6e6cb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6cb6 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6cb6 is comprised of 43.14% red, 42.35% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6cb6 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.98 nm.

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#6e6cb6 linear gradient to complementary #aac35f

  1. #6e6cb6
  2. #7e7aa9
  3. #8a889c
  4. #95978f
  5. #9da580
  6. #a4b471
  7. #aac35f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57579f
  2. #5f5ea6
  3. #6665ae
  4. #6e6cb6
  5. #7673be
  6. #7d7ac6
  7. #8581ce

Tones

  1. #6e6cb6
  2. #7572b0
  3. #7c78aa
  4. #827ea4
  5. #88849e
  6. #8d8b97
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6e6cb6 to white

  1. #6e6cb6
  2. #8783c2
  3. #9f9ace
  4. #b7b3db
  5. #cfcce7
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6e6cb6 to black

  1. #6e6cb6
  2. #5c5995
  3. #4a4875
  4. #383657
  5. #28263b
  6. #181720
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  13. Caparol

    1. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  15. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

#6e6cb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6cb6 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6e6cb6">…</p>

#6e6cb6 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #6e6cb6">…</p>

#6e6cb6 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6cb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236790
Binary
01101110, 01101100, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6e6cb6
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.819
RGB
rgb(110, 108, 182)
RGBA
rgba(110, 108, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.270, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540426 / 0xff6e6cb6
HSL
hsl(242, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.622), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 241.622, saturation: 40.659%, perceived brightness: 46.798%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.639, S: 48.775, L: 48.781
Cubehelix
H: -121.772, S: 0.523, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -3.016, S: 0.116, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 20.234, Y: 17.417, Z: 46.543
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.207, Y: 17.417
CIELab
L: 48.781, a: 19.323, b: -38.967
CIELuv
L: 48.781, u: -3.579, v: -60.946
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.781, C: 43.495, H: 296.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.781, C: 61.051, H: 266.639
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.733, a: 13.511, b: -36.909
CIECAM02
J: 38.226, C: 44.187, h: 276.259, Q: 121.812, M: 38.641, s: 56.322, H: 319.907
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.355, jaune: -6.989, green: -0.740
LMS
L: 14.751, M: 15.612, S: 46.068
YCbCr
Y: 116.538, Cb: 160.190, Cr: 123.624
YCgCo
Y: 127.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.034, Db: 97.742, Dr: 13.392
YPbPr
Y: 113.754, Pb: 36.770, Pr: -2.404
xvYCC
Y: 113.695, Cb: 160.300, Cr: 125.888
YIQ
Y: 117.034, I: -22.582, Q: 23.447
YUV
Y: 117.034, U: 31.971, V: -6.171
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.150
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.970

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