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#6e72b7 Hex Color Code

#6e72b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e72b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e72b7 is comprised of 43.14% red, 44.71% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6e72b7 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.16 nm.

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#6e72b7 linear gradient to complementary #aebe67

  1. #6e72b7
  2. #7e7eab
  3. #8b8a9f
  4. #969792
  5. #9fa485
  6. #a7b177
  7. #aebe67

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575c9f
  2. #5e64a7
  3. #666baf
  4. #6e72b7
  5. #7679bf
  6. #7e81c7
  7. #8688cf

Tones

  1. #6e72b7
  2. #7677b1
  3. #7d7dab
  4. #8382a5
  5. #89889f
  6. #8e8d99
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6e72b7 to white

  1. #6e72b7
  2. #8788c3
  3. #9f9fcf
  4. #b7b6db
  5. #cfcee7
  6. #e7e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#6e72b7 to black

  1. #6e72b7
  2. #5c5e96
  3. #4a4b76
  4. #383958
  5. #28283b
  6. #181820
  7. #000000

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  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 XGC
      #7472be
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  17. Plascon

    1. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  18. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  19. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

#6e72b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e72b7 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6e72b7">…</p>

#6e72b7 background

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="background-color: #6e72b7">…</p>

#6e72b7 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e72b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7238327
Binary
01101110, 01110010, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6e72b7
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#77b ΔE = 2.324
RGB
rgb(110, 114, 183)
RGBA
rgba(110, 114, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.280, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9538889 / 0xff6e72b7
HSL
hsl(237, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.712), saturation: 40% (0.399), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 236.712, saturation: 39.891%, perceived brightness: 48.132%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.243, S: 47.402, L: 50.414
Cubehelix
H: -125.727, S: 0.502, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.819, S: 0.111, L: 0.473
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.399), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 20.992, Y: 18.768, Z: 47.307
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.216, Y: 18.768
CIELab
L: 50.414, a: 15.967, b: -36.971
CIELuv
L: 50.414, u: -5.833, v: -57.856
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.414, C: 40.272, H: 293.358
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.414, C: 58.149, H: 264.243
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.322, a: 10.683, b: -34.419
CIECAM02
J: 39.750, C: 42.505, h: 272.760, Q: 124.217, M: 37.170, s: 54.702, H: 317.947
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.331, jaune: -6.594, green: -0.337
LMS
L: 15.763, M: 17.376, S: 46.840
YCbCr
Y: 119.660, Cb: 158.883, Cr: 121.345
YCgCo
Y: 130.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 9.250
YDbDr
Y: 120.670, Db: 93.777, Dr: 20.305
YPbPr
Y: 118.116, Pb: 34.960, Pr: -5.174
xvYCC
Y: 117.441, Cb: 158.710, Cr: 123.455
YIQ
Y: 120.670, I: -24.550, Q: 20.622
YUV
Y: 120.670, U: 30.674, V: -9.361
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.434
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.719

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