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#6e6cb7 Hex Color Code

#6e6cb7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6cb7 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6cb7 is comprised of 43.14% red, 42.35% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6cb7 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6e6cb7 linear gradient to complementary #abc55e

  1. #6e6cb7
  2. #7e7aaa
  3. #8b899d
  4. #95988f
  5. #9ea680
  6. #a5b670
  7. #abc55e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5757a0
  2. #5f5ea7
  3. #6665af
  4. #6e6cb7
  5. #7673bf
  6. #7d7ac7
  7. #8582cf

Tones

  1. #6e6cb7
  2. #7672b1
  3. #7d78ab
  4. #837fa5
  5. #88859f
  6. #8d8c98
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6e6cb7 to white

  1. #6e6cb7
  2. #8783c3
  3. #9f9acf
  4. #b7b3db
  5. #cfcce7
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6e6cb7 to black

  1. #6e6cb7
  2. #5c5996
  3. #4a4876
  4. #383658
  5. #28263b
  6. #181720
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  15. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 16.9%

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#6e6cb7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6cb7 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #6e6cb7">…</p>

#6e6cb7 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6e6cb7">…</p>

#6e6cb7 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6cb7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236791
Binary
01101110, 01101100, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6e6cb7
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.729
RGB
rgb(110, 108, 183)
RGBA
rgba(110, 108, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.269, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540425 / 0xff6e6cb7
HSL
hsl(242, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.600), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 241.600, saturation: 40.984%, perceived brightness: 46.866%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.625, S: 49.465, L: 48.832
Cubehelix
H: -121.789, S: 0.530, L: 0.458
TSL
T: -3.015, S: 0.117, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.399), magenta: 41% (0.410), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.338, Y: 17.458, Z: 47.089
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.206, Y: 17.458
CIELab
L: 48.832, a: 19.610, b: -39.466
CIELuv
L: 48.832, u: -3.642, v: -61.770
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.832, C: 44.069, H: 296.423
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.832, C: 61.877, H: 266.625
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.783, a: 13.764, b: -37.571
CIECAM02
J: 38.271, C: 44.640, h: 276.194, Q: 121.883, M: 39.037, s: 56.593, H: 319.870
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.359, jaune: -7.080, green: -0.743
LMS
L: 14.756, M: 15.613, S: 46.606
YCbCr
Y: 116.636, Cb: 160.629, Cr: 123.553
YCgCo
Y: 127.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.148, Db: 99.075, Dr: 13.609
YPbPr
Y: 113.826, Pb: 37.270, Pr: -2.450
xvYCC
Y: 113.756, Cb: 160.739, Cr: 125.848
YIQ
Y: 117.148, I: -22.903, Q: 23.758
YUV
Y: 117.148, U: 32.407, V: -6.271
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.188
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.153

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