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#6e74c3 Hex Color Code

#6e74c3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e74c3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e74c3 is comprised of 43.14% red, 45.49% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #6e74c3 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 41% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.57 nm.

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#6e74c3 linear gradient to complementary #b7c968

  1. #6e74c3
  2. #8181b5
  3. #908fa8
  4. #9c9d99
  5. #a7ac8a
  6. #afba7a
  7. #b7c968

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565eaa
  2. #5e65b2
  3. #666dbb
  4. #6e74c3
  5. #767ccb
  6. #7e83d4
  7. #878bdc

Tones

  1. #6e74c3
  2. #777abc
  3. #8080b5
  4. #8786ae
  5. #8e8ca7
  6. #9493a0
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6e74c3 to white

  1. #6e74c3
  2. #888acd
  3. #a0a0d7
  4. #b8b7e1
  5. #d0ceeb
  6. #e7e6f5
  7. #ffffff

#6e74c3 to black

  1. #6e74c3
  2. #5c60a0
  3. #4a4d7d
  4. #393a5d
  5. #28283e
  6. #181822
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  6. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#6e74c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e74c3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6e74c3">…</p>

#6e74c3 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6e74c3">…</p>

#6e74c3 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 #6e74c3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7238851
Binary
01101110, 01110100, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#6e74c3
LRV
≈ 19.7%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.902
RGB
rgb(110, 116, 195)
RGBA
rgba(110, 116, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.276, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9538365 / 0xff6e74c3
HSL
hsl(236, 41%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 41%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.765), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 235.765, saturation: 43.590%, perceived brightness: 49.374%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.843, S: 55.383, L: 51.547
Cubehelix
H: -126.530, S: 0.578, L: 0.482
TSL
T: -2.779, S: 0.124, L: 0.483
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 41% (0.405), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 22.523, Y: 19.745, Z: 54.244
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.205, Y: 19.745
CIELab
L: 51.547, a: 18.257, b: -42.086
CIELuv
L: 51.547, u: -7.172, v: -66.487
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.547, C: 45.875, H: 293.451
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.547, C: 66.873, H: 263.843
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.435, a: 12.716, b: -41.273
CIECAM02
J: 40.790, C: 47.229, h: 271.588, Q: 125.831, M: 41.301, s: 57.291, H: 317.298
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -7.517, green: -0.252
LMS
L: 16.178, M: 18.000, S: 53.679
YCbCr
Y: 121.844, Cb: 163.569, Cr: 119.757
YCgCo
Y: 134.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.212, Db: 108.007, Dr: 25.141
YPbPr
Y: 120.410, Pb: 40.190, Pr: -6.634
xvYCC
Y: 119.411, Cb: 163.304, Cr: 122.172
YIQ
Y: 123.212, I: -28.954, Q: 23.311
YUV
Y: 123.212, U: 35.328, V: -11.591
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.675
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.363

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