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Dutch Boy Crocus Purple / #6e73a5 Hex Color Code

#6e73a5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e73a5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e73a5 is comprised of 43.14% red, 45.1% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6e73a5 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 23% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.58 nm.

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  1. Equipment and accessories for mountain hiking in the wilderness
  2. Trees standing on a green plain with hill at the back
  3. Beautiful beach in Greece

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#6e73a5 linear gradient to complementary #a4a96a

  1. #6e73a5
  2. #7a7c9c
  3. #848493
  4. #8e8d89
  5. #96967f
  6. #9da075
  7. #a4a96a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585e8e
  2. #5f6595
  3. #676c9d
  4. #6e73a5
  5. #767aad
  6. #7d82b5
  7. #8589bd

Tones

  1. #6e73a5
  2. #7477a1
  3. #797b9c
  4. #7d7e98
  5. #828293
  6. #86868f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6e73a5 to white

  1. #6e73a5
  2. #8689b4
  3. #9e9fc3
  4. #b6b6d1
  5. #cecee1
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e73a5 to black

  1. #6e73a5
  2. #5b5f87
  3. #494c6b
  4. #383a50
  5. #272836
  6. #17181e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 UP
      #6a71a3
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3030-R80B
      #6378a2
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Marble Swirl 2 / 90BB 21/220
      #71779e
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  6. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Nerolac

    1. ★ Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Iris - 2335
      #6f7296
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  17. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  19. Berger

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  23. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  24. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Rhapsody A44-5
      #7c7dab
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  27. Behr

    1. Magic Moment 620B-6
      #737aaf
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  29. ECOS Paints

    1. Purple Spire (1249)
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star (1270)
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  30. Asian Paints

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #7973a0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5e739c
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  32. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  35. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  37. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R60B
      #827daf
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  39. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  40. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  47. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  48. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  49. Dutch Boy

    1. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  50. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Purple Periwinkle
      #807aa5
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  51. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  52. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  53. New Look

    1. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  54. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  55. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  56. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 25
      #6477a0
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. RAL 280 50 20
      #687698
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  57. Brillux

    1. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  58. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  59. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  60. Clark+Kensington

    1. Cocktail Hour / 39B-6
      #727ca1
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  61. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Byblos / CL 2416A
      #717493
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  62. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  63. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  64. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  65. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  66. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  67. Auro

    1. Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  68. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 19.3%

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#6e73a5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e73a5 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6e73a5">…</p>

#6e73a5 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6e73a5">…</p>

#6e73a5 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e73a5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7238565
Binary
01101110, 01110011, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#6e73a5
LRV
≈ 18.3%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.310
RGB
rgb(110, 115, 165)
RGBA
rgba(110, 115, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.282, g: 0.295, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 44.935%, blue: 64.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9538651 / 0xff6e73a5
HSL
hsl(235, 23%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 23%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.545), saturation: 33% (0.333), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 234.545, saturation: 33.333%, perceived brightness: 47.197%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.843, S: 34.232, L: 49.849
Cubehelix
H: -127.585, S: 0.371, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -2.728, S: 0.086, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 19.351, Y: 18.292, Z: 38.101
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.242, Y: 18.292
CIELab
L: 49.849, a: 10.310, b: -27.404
CIELuv
L: 49.849, u: -5.279, v: -42.036
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.849, C: 29.279, H: 290.618
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.849, C: 42.366, H: 262.843
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.770, a: 5.914, b: -22.880
CIECAM02
J: 39.259, C: 33.364, h: 271.651, Q: 123.447, M: 29.177, s: 48.616, H: 317.333
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.265, jaune: -4.860, green: -0.145
LMS
L: 15.851, M: 17.669, S: 37.776
YCbCr
Y: 118.400, Cb: 150.690, Cr: 122.255
YCoCg
Y: 126.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 13.750
YDbDr
Y: 119.205, Db: 68.900, Dr: 17.515
YPbPr
Y: 117.535, Pb: 25.575, Pr: -4.800
xvYCC
Y: 116.942, Cb: 150.466, Cr: 123.784
YIQ
Y: 119.205, I: -19.042, Q: 14.499
YUV
Y: 119.205, U: 22.537, V: -8.075
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.019
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.041

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