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#6e74ab Hex Color Code

#6e74ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e74ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e74ab is comprised of 43.14% red, 45.49% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6e74ab has a hue of 234° (degrees), 27% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6e74ab linear gradient to complementary #a7ae6b

  1. #6e74ab
  2. #7b7da1
  3. #868797
  4. #90908d
  5. #989a82
  6. #a0a477
  7. #a7ae6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #575e93
  2. #5f659b
  3. #666da3
  4. #6e74ab
  5. #767bb3
  6. #7d83bb
  7. #858ac3

Tones

  1. #6e74ab
  2. #7478a6
  3. #7a7ca1
  4. #7f809c
  5. #848597
  6. #898992
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6e74ab to white

  1. #6e74ab
  2. #868ab9
  3. #9ea0c7
  4. #b6b7d5
  5. #cecee3
  6. #e7e6f1
  7. #ffffff

#6e74ab to black

  1. #6e74ab
  2. #5b608c
  3. #494d6f
  4. #383a52
  5. #272838
  6. #18181f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ 7669 UP
      #7775a7
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. V0.25.45
      #6b79ab
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  10. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  11. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  18. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  22. Caparol

    1. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  26. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  27. Dulux

    1. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  28. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  34. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  36. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 17.0%

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#6e74ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e74ab foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6e74ab">…</p>

#6e74ab background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #6e74ab">…</p>

#6e74ab shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e74ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7238827
Binary
01101110, 01110100, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#6e74ab
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.146
RGB
rgb(110, 116, 171)
RGBA
rgba(110, 116, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.277, g: 0.292, b: 0.431
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9538389 / 0xff6e74ab
HSL
hsl(234, 27%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 27%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.098), saturation: 36% (0.357), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 234.098, saturation: 35.673%, perceived brightness: 47.789%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.657, S: 38.084, L: 50.388
Cubehelix
H: -127.978, S: 0.409, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.709, S: 0.094, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 20.024, Y: 18.745, Z: 41.083
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.235, Y: 18.745
CIELab
L: 50.388, a: 11.361, b: -30.059
CIELuv
L: 50.388, u: -5.982, v: -46.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.388, C: 32.135, H: 290.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.388, C: 46.804, H: 262.657
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.296, a: 6.789, b: -25.953
CIECAM02
J: 39.754, C: 36.022, h: 271.119, Q: 124.222, M: 31.501, s: 50.357, H: 317.040
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -5.333, green: -0.123
LMS
L: 16.055, M: 17.982, S: 40.716
YCbCr
Y: 119.492, Cb: 153.033, Cr: 121.461
YCgCo
Y: 128.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 120.476, Db: 76.015, Dr: 19.933
YPbPr
Y: 118.682, Pb: 28.190, Pr: -5.530
xvYCC
Y: 117.927, Cb: 152.763, Cr: 123.142
YIQ
Y: 120.476, I: -21.244, Q: 15.844
YUV
Y: 120.476, U: 24.864, V: -9.191
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.545
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.009

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