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#6e70a4 Hex Color Code

#6e70a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e70a4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e70a4 is comprised of 43.14% red, 43.92% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #6e70a4 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 23% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e70a4 linear gradient to complementary #a0aa68

  1. #6e70a4
  2. #79799b
  3. #838391
  4. #8c8c88
  5. #93967e
  6. #9aa073
  7. #a0aa68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585b8d
  2. #5f6295
  3. #67699c
  4. #6e70a4
  5. #7577ac
  6. #7d7eb3
  7. #8486bb

Tones

  1. #6e70a4
  2. #7374a0
  3. #78789b
  4. #7d7c97
  5. #818192
  6. #85858e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6e70a4 to white

  1. #6e70a4
  2. #8686b3
  3. #9e9dc2
  4. #b6b5d1
  5. #cecde0
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#6e70a4 to black

  1. #6e70a4
  2. #5b5d87
  3. #494a6a
  4. #38384f
  5. #272736
  6. #17171e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 0.707 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. P 104-6 U
      #6874a5
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Sikkens

    1. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  24. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  25. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  31. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#6e70a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e70a4 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #6e70a4">…</p>

#6e70a4 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #6e70a4">…</p>

#6e70a4 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e70a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7237796
Binary
01101110, 01110000, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#6e70a4
LRV
≈ 17.6%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.917
RGB
rgb(110, 112, 164)
RGBA
rgba(110, 112, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.285, g: 0.290, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.439%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9539420 / 0xff6e70a4
HSL
hsl(238, 23%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 23%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 33% (0.329), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 32.927%, perceived brightness: 46.479%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.694, S: 34.770, L: 48.987
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 0.377, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.087, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 32% (0.317), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 18.924, Y: 17.583, Z: 37.512
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.238, Y: 17.583
CIELab
L: 48.987, a: 11.847, b: -28.160
CIELuv
L: 48.987, u: -4.017, v: -43.251
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.987, C: 30.550, H: 292.817
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.987, C: 43.437, H: 264.694
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.932, a: 7.174, b: -23.687
CIECAM02
J: 38.459, C: 34.012, h: 274.255, Q: 122.183, M: 29.743, s: 49.338, H: 318.780
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -5.010, green: -0.355
LMS
L: 15.329, M: 16.762, S: 37.185
YCbCr
Y: 116.790, Cb: 151.124, Cr: 123.430
YCgCo
Y: 124.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.330, Db: 70.216, Dr: 13.950
YPbPr
Y: 115.318, Pb: 26.230, Pr: -3.392
xvYCC
Y: 115.038, Cb: 151.041, Cr: 125.020
YIQ
Y: 117.330, I: -17.897, Q: 15.756
YUV
Y: 117.330, U: 22.967, V: -6.431
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.636
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.930

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