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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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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  2. 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%
  3. Berger

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#6e74c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e74c3 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6e74c3">…</p>

#6e74c3 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: #6e74c3">…</p>

#6e74c3 shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<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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