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#6e6eb6 Hex Color Code

#6e6eb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6eb6 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6e6eb6 is comprised of 43.14% red, 43.14% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6eb6 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 33% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6e6eb6 linear gradient to complementary #acc163

  1. #6e6eb6
  2. #7e7baa
  3. #8b899d
  4. #959790
  5. #9ea582
  6. #a6b373
  7. #acc163

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57599f
  2. #5f60a6
  3. #6667ae
  4. #6e6eb6
  5. #7675be
  6. #7d7cc6
  7. #8584ce

Tones

  1. #6e6eb6
  2. #7674b0
  3. #7c7aaa
  4. #8380a4
  5. #88869e
  6. #8d8c98
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6e6eb6 to white

  1. #6e6eb6
  2. #8785c2
  3. #9f9cce
  4. #b7b4db
  5. #cfcce7
  6. #e7e5f3
  7. #ffffff

#6e6eb6 to black

  1. #6e6eb6
  2. #5c5b95
  3. #4a4975
  4. #383757
  5. #28273b
  6. #181720
  7. #000000

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  1. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2102 U
      #746caf
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  11. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  14. Caparol

    1. 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  15. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Panisi / T08 21-4
      #766aab
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

#6e6eb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6eb6 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6e6eb6">…</p>

#6e6eb6 background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6e6eb6">…</p>

#6e6eb6 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6eb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7237302
Binary
01101110, 01101110, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6e6eb6
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.421
RGB
rgb(110, 110, 182)
RGBA
rgba(110, 110, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.274, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9539914 / 0xff6e6eb6
HSL
hsl(240, 33%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 33%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 40% (0.396), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 39.560%, perceived brightness: 47.217%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 48.089, L: 49.306
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.513, L: 0.462
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.113, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 20.447, Y: 17.843, Z: 46.614
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.210, Y: 17.843
CIELab
L: 49.306, a: 18.106, b: -38.139
CIELuv
L: 49.306, u: -4.305, v: -59.656
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.306, C: 42.219, H: 295.396
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.306, C: 59.811, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.242, a: 12.482, b: -35.858
CIECAM02
J: 38.714, C: 43.468, h: 275.145, Q: 122.587, M: 38.012, s: 55.685, H: 319.279
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.346, jaune: -6.827, green: -0.604
LMS
L: 15.079, M: 16.187, S: 46.144
YCbCr
Y: 117.546, Cb: 159.608, Cr: 122.888
YCgCo
Y: 128.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 118.208, Db: 95.976, Dr: 15.624
YPbPr
Y: 115.184, Pb: 36.000, Pr: -3.312
xvYCC
Y: 114.923, Cb: 159.624, Cr: 125.091
YIQ
Y: 118.208, I: -23.131, Q: 22.402
YUV
Y: 118.208, U: 31.393, V: -7.201
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.501
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.020

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