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#6f56ad Hex Color Code

#6f56ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f56ad is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6f56ad is comprised of 43.53% red, 33.73% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6f56ad has a hue of 257° (degrees), 35% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 442.26 nm.

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#6f56ad linear gradient to complementary #87db28

  1. #6f56ad
  2. #7d6c9d
  3. #86828c
  4. #8b987a
  5. #8dae66
  6. #8cc54d
  7. #87db28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5b4499
  2. #624a9f
  3. #6850a6
  4. #6f56ad
  5. #765cb4
  6. #7c62bb
  7. #8368c2

Tones

  1. #6f56ad
  2. #745ea6
  3. #78659f
  4. #7b6c98
  5. #7e7491
  6. #807b89
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#6f56ad to white

  1. #6f56ad
  2. #8870bb
  3. #a08bc9
  4. #b8a7d6
  5. #d0c4e4
  6. #e7e1f1
  7. #ffffff

#6f56ad to black

  1. #6f56ad
  2. #5c488e
  3. #4a3a70
  4. #392d53
  5. #282038
  6. #18141f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Spice Plum P2-C1-4
      #6c54a8
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Always P1-C1-4
      #6858b0
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2098 U
      #6753aa
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. ★ 2102 C
      #6558b1
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Marguerite V57-089-289
      #6a5bb1
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Focoltone

    1. 6040
      #6c54a0
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. 2223
      #7555a1
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-c
      #6b59a3
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  6. Crayola

    1. Blue Violet
      #6456b7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  7. Caparol

    1. 60 11 300 / Amethyst 110
      #6854a0
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 11.8%

#6f56ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f56ad foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6f56ad">…</p>

#6f56ad background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #6f56ad">…</p>

#6f56ad shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f56ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7296685
Binary
01101111, 01010110, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6f56ad
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#75a ΔE = 1.767
RGB
rgb(111, 86, 173)
RGBA
rgba(111, 86, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.232, b: 0.468
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.337%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9480531 / 0xff6f56ad
HSL
hsl(257, 35%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 35%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (257.241), saturation: 50% (0.503), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 257.241, saturation: 50.289%, perceived brightness: 41.939%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.422, S: 50.107, L: 42.841
Cubehelix
H: -108.203, S: 0.590, L: 0.404
TSL
T: -3.684, S: 0.143, L: 0.405
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.358), magenta: 50% (0.503), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 17.424, Y: 13.052, Z: 41.128
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.182, Y: 13.052
CIELab
L: 42.841, a: 30.411, b: -43.123
CIELuv
L: 42.841, u: 5.140, v: -66.466
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.841, C: 52.768, H: 305.191
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.841, C: 66.665, H: 274.422
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.127, a: 22.868, b: -42.208
CIECAM02
J: 32.951, C: 48.337, h: 288.444, Q: 113.095, M: 42.270, s: 61.135, H: 327.016
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.430, jaune: -7.895, green: -2.353
LMS
L: 11.696, M: 10.147, S: 40.675
YCbCr
Y: 104.825, Cb: 162.493, Cr: 132.798
YCgCo
Y: 114.000, Cg: -28.000, Co: 12.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.393, Db: 104.721, Dr: -14.446
YPbPr
Y: 97.589, Pb: 40.625, Pr: 8.498
xvYCC
Y: 99.812, Cb: 163.686, Cr: 135.465
YIQ
Y: 103.393, I: -13.057, Q: 32.355
YUV
Y: 103.393, U: 34.255, V: 6.674
Munsell Color System
2.5P 4/12 ΔE = 2.736
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 3.414

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