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#6e6cb9 Hex Color Code

#6e6cb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6cb9 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6cb9 is comprised of 43.14% red, 42.35% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6cb9 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.04 nm.

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#6e6cb9 linear gradient to complementary #adc75e

  1. #6e6cb9
  2. #7f7bac
  3. #8c899e
  4. #979890
  5. #a0a881
  6. #a7b771
  7. #adc75e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5757a2
  2. #5f5ea9
  3. #6665b1
  4. #6e6cb9
  5. #7673c1
  6. #7d7ac9
  7. #8582d1

Tones

  1. #6e6cb9
  2. #7672b3
  3. #7d79ad
  4. #837fa6
  5. #8986a0
  6. #8e8c9a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6e6cb9 to white

  1. #6e6cb9
  2. #8783c5
  3. #a09ad1
  4. #b8b3dc
  5. #cfcce8
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e6cb9 to black

  1. #6e6cb9
  2. #5c5997
  3. #4a4877
  4. #383659
  5. #28263c
  6. #181721
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Princess Purple / 21978E
      #716fb3
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10464
      #7768ae
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. CF10468
      #7f6fad
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Jam - 2328
      #7d75b6
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  20. ECOS Paints

    1. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.359 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  24. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. RAL

    1. RAL 290 50 35
      #6770ae
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. RAL 290 50 30
      #6c71a6
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d2
      #7b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 38-d1
      #8073af
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  31. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6d66a2
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  32. ProMarker

    1. Violet
      #6c61ba
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  33. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  34. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  37. Plascon

    1. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2098-5
      #7f6aa5
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  39. Behr

    1. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  40. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  42. Delta

    1. Passion / 025900202W
      #6460ab
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  43. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  44. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7158 - Royal Raul
      #7d74ad
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  46. Nippon Paint

    1. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  47. Crayola

    1. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 16.6%

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#6e6cb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6cb9 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6e6cb9">…</p>

#6e6cb9 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6e6cb9">…</p>

#6e6cb9 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6cb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236793
Binary
01101110, 01101100, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#6e6cb9
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 2.581
RGB
rgb(110, 108, 185)
RGBA
rgba(110, 108, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.268, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 42.353%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540423 / 0xff6e6cb9
HSL
hsl(242, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.558), saturation: 42% (0.416), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 241.558, saturation: 41.622%, perceived brightness: 47.004%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.599, S: 50.847, L: 48.936
Cubehelix
H: -121.823, S: 0.544, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -3.013, S: 0.119, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.405), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 20.547, Y: 17.542, Z: 48.193
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.203, Y: 17.542
CIELab
L: 48.936, a: 20.188, b: -40.460
CIELuv
L: 48.936, u: -3.768, v: -63.415
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.936, C: 45.217, H: 296.517
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.936, C: 63.526, H: 266.599
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.883, a: 14.274, b: -38.904
CIECAM02
J: 38.361, C: 45.537, h: 276.065, Q: 122.027, M: 39.821, s: 57.126, H: 319.797
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.365, jaune: -7.262, green: -0.749
LMS
L: 14.767, M: 15.615, S: 47.693
YCbCr
Y: 116.832, Cb: 161.507, Cr: 123.411
YCoCg
Y: 127.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 117.376, Db: 101.741, Dr: 14.043
YPbPr
Y: 113.970, Pb: 38.270, Pr: -2.542
xvYCC
Y: 113.880, Cb: 161.618, Cr: 125.767
YIQ
Y: 117.376, I: -23.546, Q: 24.380
YUV
Y: 117.376, U: 33.279, V: -6.471
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.289
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.531

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