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#6e74c9 Hex Color Code

#6e74c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e74c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e74c9 is comprised of 43.14% red, 45.49% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6e74c9 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 46% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.38 nm.

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

#6e74c9 linear gradient to complementary #bcd067

  1. #6e74c9
  2. #8383bb
  3. #9391ac
  4. #a0a19c
  5. #abb08c
  6. #b4c07b
  7. #bcd067

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555eb0
  2. #5d65b8
  3. #666cc1
  4. #6e74c9
  5. #767cd1
  6. #7f83da
  7. #878be3

Tones

  1. #6e74c9
  2. #787ac2
  3. #8181ba
  4. #8988b3
  5. #908eab
  6. #9695a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6e74c9 to white

  1. #6e74c9
  2. #888ad2
  3. #a1a0db
  4. #b9b7e5
  5. #d0ceed
  6. #e8e6f6
  7. #ffffff

#6e74c9 to black

  1. #6e74c9
  2. #5c60a4
  3. #4a4d81
  4. #393a60
  5. #282840
  6. #181823
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2130 U
      #677bcf
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 17.6%

#6e74c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e74c9 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6e74c9">…</p>

#6e74c9 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e74c9">…</p>

#6e74c9 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e74c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7238857
Binary
01101110, 01110100, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6e74c9
LRV
≈ 20.0%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.785
RGB
rgb(110, 116, 201)
RGBA
rgba(110, 116, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.272, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9538359 / 0xff6e74c9
HSL
hsl(236, 46%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 46%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.044), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 236.044, saturation: 45.274%, perceived brightness: 49.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.031, S: 59.752, L: 51.862
Cubehelix
H: -126.292, S: 0.620, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -2.791, S: 0.131, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 42% (0.423), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 23.215, Y: 20.022, Z: 57.888
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.198, Y: 20.022
CIELab
L: 51.862, a: 20.039, b: -45.019
CIELuv
L: 51.862, u: -7.466, v: -71.412
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.862, C: 49.278, H: 293.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.862, C: 71.801, H: 264.031
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.746, a: 14.306, b: -45.383
CIECAM02
J: 41.071, C: 49.823, h: 271.551, Q: 126.263, M: 43.569, s: 58.743, H: 317.278
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.381, jaune: -8.054, green: -0.267
LMS
L: 16.212, M: 18.006, S: 57.269
YCbCr
Y: 122.432, Cb: 166.203, Cr: 119.331
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 123.896, Db: 116.005, Dr: 26.443
YPbPr
Y: 120.842, Pb: 43.190, Pr: -6.910
xvYCC
Y: 119.782, Cb: 165.939, Cr: 121.930
YIQ
Y: 123.896, I: -30.882, Q: 25.178
YUV
Y: 123.896, U: 37.944, V: -12.191
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.530
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.262

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