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#6e6e8d Hex Color Code

#6e6e8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6e8d is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6e8d is comprised of 43.14% red, 43.14% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6e8d has a hue of 240° (degrees), 12% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e6e8d linear gradient to complementary #8d916a

  1. #6e6e8d
  2. #747487
  3. #7a7982
  4. #7f7f7c
  5. #848576
  6. #898b70
  7. #8d916a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595a78
  2. #60607f
  3. #676786
  4. #6e6e8d
  5. #757594
  6. #7c7c9c
  7. #8383a3

Tints and Shades

#6e6e8d to white

  1. #6e6e8d
  2. #85859f
  3. #9c9cb2
  4. #b4b4c5
  5. #cdccd8
  6. #e6e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#6e6e8d to black

  1. #6e6e8d
  2. #5b5b74
  3. #49495c
  4. #383745
  5. #27272f
  6. #17171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 0.538 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 0.842 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Lavender Eyes / T58-7
      #707293
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6407
      #746e8e
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Cry Me a River R169B
      #6b7392
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Vintage Velvet / KM3055-3
      #716d86
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Secret Violet / 10RB 17/210
      #746c8b
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. General Paint

    1. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  17. Olympic

    1. Purple Rain C43-5
      #706c85
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  18. CIL

    1. Exotic Stone
      #737491
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-3927 TPG
      #666e91
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 2111 U
      #646a89
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / 443-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  25. Glidden

    1. Great Grape / PPG1169-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Purple Rain / PPG1174-6
      #736a86
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. 4270 Royal Aberdeen 10RB 21/218
      #757196
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  31. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#6e6e8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6e8d foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6e6e8d">…</p>

#6e6e8d 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: #6e6e8d">…</p>

#6e6e8d shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6e8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7237261
Binary
01101110, 01101110, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#6e6e8d
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 3.276
RGB
rgb(110, 110, 141)
RGBA
rgba(110, 110, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.305, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9539955 / 0xff6e6e8d
HSL
hsl(240, 12%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 12%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 22% (0.220), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 21.986%, perceived brightness: 44.690%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 19.910, L: 47.482
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.222, L: 0.445
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.054, L: 0.445
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.220), magenta: 22% (0.220), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 16.813, Y: 16.390, Z: 27.472
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.270, Y: 16.390
CIELab
L: 47.482, a: 7.048, b: -16.927
CIELuv
L: 47.482, u: -1.820, v: -25.228
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.482, C: 18.336, H: 292.605
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.482, C: 25.294, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.484, a: 3.283, b: -11.894
CIECAM02
J: 37.107, C: 22.250, h: 276.359, Q: 120.016, M: 19.458, s: 40.265, H: 319.964
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.200, jaune: -3.020, green: -0.274
LMS
L: 14.900, M: 16.159, S: 27.289
YCbCr
Y: 113.528, Cb: 141.609, Cr: 125.799
YCgCo
Y: 117.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 19.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.534, Db: 41.323, Dr: 6.727
YPbPr
Y: 112.232, Pb: 15.500, Pr: -1.426
xvYCC
Y: 112.387, Cb: 141.616, Cr: 126.747
YIQ
Y: 113.534, I: -9.959, Q: 9.645
YUV
Y: 113.534, U: 13.517, V: -3.100
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/4 ΔE = 5.122
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 7.157

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