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#6e70a8 Hex Color Code

#6e70a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e70a8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e70a8 is comprised of 43.14% red, 43.92% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6e70a8 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 25% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.59 nm.

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#6e70a8 linear gradient to complementary #a4af67

  1. #6e70a8
  2. #7b7a9e
  3. #858494
  4. #8e8f8a
  5. #96997f
  6. #9ea473
  7. #a4af67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585b91
  2. #5f6299
  3. #6769a0
  4. #6e70a8
  5. #7577b0
  6. #7d7eb8
  7. #8586bf

Tones

  1. #6e70a8
  2. #7474a3
  3. #79799f
  4. #7e7d9a
  5. #838295
  6. #878690
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6e70a8 to white

  1. #6e70a8
  2. #8686b6
  3. #9e9dc5
  4. #b6b5d3
  5. #cecde2
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e70a8 to black

  1. #6e70a8
  2. #5b5d8a
  3. #494a6d
  4. #383851
  5. #272737
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 10233 C
      #76739d
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 50 30
      #6c71a6
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 3.404 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 3.281 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Intense Purple / 7166
      #8276ac
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Gentlemans Grey P1-D2-1
      #8074b4
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.021 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  27. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 3.018 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum / 10RB 19/262
      #7b7199
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  33. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  35. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  36. Behr

    1. Stained Glass 610B-6
      #616fa2
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  37. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  40. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  42. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  43. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  44. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  47. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 4005
      #7f74a4
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  48. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  50. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  51. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  52. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  53. Glidden

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  54. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  55. Resene

    1. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  56. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  57. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  58. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  59. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  60. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  61. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  62. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  63. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  64. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  65. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 5.172 / LRV ≈ 20.5%

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#6e70a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e70a8 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #6e70a8">…</p>

#6e70a8 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #6e70a8">…</p>

#6e70a8 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e70a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7237800
Binary
01101110, 01110000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6e70a8
LRV
≈ 17.7%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 3.029
RGB
rgb(110, 112, 168)
RGBA
rgba(110, 112, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.287, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 43.895%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9539416 / 0xff6e70a8
HSL
hsl(238, 25%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 25%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.931), saturation: 35% (0.345), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 237.931, saturation: 34.524%, perceived brightness: 46.729%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.798, S: 37.560, L: 49.167
Cubehelix
H: -124.717, S: 0.405, L: 0.461
TSL
T: -2.869, S: 0.093, L: 0.462
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 19.291, Y: 17.730, Z: 39.444
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.232, Y: 17.730
CIELab
L: 49.167, a: 12.945, b: -30.216
CIELuv
L: 49.167, u: -4.245, v: -46.623
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.167, C: 32.872, H: 293.190
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.167, C: 46.816, H: 264.798
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.107, a: 8.090, b: -26.066
CIECAM02
J: 38.619, C: 36.032, h: 274.236, Q: 122.436, M: 31.510, s: 50.730, H: 318.770
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -5.380, green: -0.386
LMS
L: 15.347, M: 16.764, S: 39.088
YCbCr
Y: 117.182, Cb: 152.880, Cr: 123.146
YCoCg
Y: 125.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 117.786, Db: 75.548, Dr: 14.818
YPbPr
Y: 115.606, Pb: 28.230, Pr: -3.576
xvYCC
Y: 115.285, Cb: 152.798, Cr: 124.859
YIQ
Y: 117.786, I: -19.182, Q: 17.001
YUV
Y: 117.786, U: 24.711, V: -6.831
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.540
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.622

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