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RAL 290 50 25 / #6f729f Hex Color Code

#6f729f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f729f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f729f is comprised of 43.53% red, 44.71% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6f729f has a hue of 236° (degrees), 20% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.64 nm.

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  1. Anna's Blue (Plebejus anna) butterfly sitting on a Seaside Buckwheat (Eriogonum latifolium) wildflower
  2. Three curling rocks and a sweeper on ice rink

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#6f729f linear gradient to complementary #9da36b

  1. #6f729f
  2. #797a97
  3. #82828f
  4. #8a8a86
  5. #91927e
  6. #979b75
  7. #9da36b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595d88
  2. #606490
  3. #686b97
  4. #6f729f
  5. #7679a7
  6. #7e81ae
  7. #8588b6

Tones

  1. #6f729f
  2. #74759b
  3. #787997
  4. #7c7c93
  5. #80808f
  6. #84838b
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#6f729f to white

  1. #6f729f
  2. #8688af
  3. #9e9fbe
  4. #b6b6ce
  5. #cecede
  6. #e6e6ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6f729f to black

  1. #6f729f
  2. #5c5e83
  3. #4a4b67
  4. #38394d
  5. #272834
  6. #17181d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 0.483 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 CP
      #7274a1
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 10253 C
      #6279a7
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 0.951 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Love Triangle P2-E2-1
      #7c70a0
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Flirtacious Violet
      #7a7299
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. T2009-4
      #677696
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Sage Blue
      #7c7596
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  18. Behr

    1. Palace Purple 630D-6
      #73769c
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Royal Fortune S560-5
      #737793
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Purple Spire (1249)
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Regal Azure (1277)
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  22. Dulux

    1. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 30RB 19/261
      #81709a
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / 4005
      #7f74a4
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  25. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 34201
      #746d8b
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. Asian Paints

    1. Fairy Blue / 9142
      #6976a0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #6a7092
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  30. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  33. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.321 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  34. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 3.369 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7349-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  36. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 5193D Poet's Purple
      #627195
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  39. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  40. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  41. Resene

    1. Rhythm V60-034-285
      #787697
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Deluge V62-049-292
      #8272a4
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  42. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  44. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  45. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  46. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  47. Brillux

    1. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  48. New Look

    1. Feeling Alive / F30-04
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.416 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  49. Wattyl

    1. Butterfly Purple / D70W
      #7c7ba3
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  50. Matthews Paint

    1. Frescoe Sky / 7694
      #63749b
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  51. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  52. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stowe Mountain / 40B-6
      #717593
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Violet / 41C-6
      #827aa1
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  53. Nerolac

    1. Deep Shadows - 4231
      #666d8f
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Commadore - 2356
      #677394
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  54. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5901 - Ocean Night
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. DE 5914 - Bossa Nova Blue
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  56. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean Night / 318
      #637195
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  57. Auro

    1. Anemone
      #6c7696
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  58. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  59. Glidden

    1. Purple Periwinkle
      #807aa5
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  60. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 20
      #687698
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. RAL 4005 / Blue Lilac
      #76689a
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Plum Berry / 7198
      #777da2
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  62. Sico

    1. 6048-63 Easter
      #7e7596
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  63. General Paint

    1. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  64. Valspar Paint

    1. Lithadora
      #5c739f
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  65. Chrysler

    1. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  66. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  67. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  68. Sikkens

    1. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  69. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 37 - Purple heather
      #7f7b9c
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  70. Laura Ashley

    1. 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

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#6f729f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f729f foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6f729f">…</p>

#6f729f background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6f729f">…</p>

#6f729f shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f729f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7303839
Binary
01101111, 01110010, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#6f729f
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.952
RGB
rgb(111, 114, 159)
RGBA
rgba(111, 114, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.297, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 43.529%, yellow: 44.637%, blue: 62.353%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9473377 / 0xff6f729f
HSL
hsl(236, 20%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 20%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.250), saturation: 30% (0.302), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 236.250, saturation: 30.189%, perceived brightness: 46.722%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.775, S: 30.333, L: 49.395
Cubehelix
H: -126.117, S: 0.329, L: 0.463
TSL
T: -2.800, S: 0.077, L: 0.464
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 28% (0.283), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 18.829, Y: 17.917, Z: 35.260
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.249, Y: 17.917
CIELab
L: 49.395, a: 9.600, b: -24.593
CIELuv
L: 49.395, u: -4.091, v: -37.504
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.395, C: 26.400, H: 291.323
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.395, C: 37.727, H: 263.775
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.328, a: 5.329, b: -19.760
CIECAM02
J: 38.870, C: 30.453, h: 273.226, Q: 122.834, M: 26.630, s: 46.562, H: 318.206
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.248, jaune: -4.366, green: -0.228
LMS
L: 15.769, M: 17.381, S: 34.975
YCbCr
Y: 117.565, Cb: 148.199, Cr: 123.488
YCoCg
Y: 124.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 15.750
YDbDr
Y: 118.233, Db: 61.335, Dr: 13.764
YPbPr
Y: 116.601, Pb: 22.845, Pr: -3.570
xvYCC
Y: 116.140, Cb: 148.068, Cr: 124.864
YIQ
Y: 118.233, I: -16.244, Q: 13.367
YUV
Y: 118.233, U: 20.063, V: -6.345
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.505
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.355

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