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#6f72a3 Hex Color Code

#6f72a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f72a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f72a3 is comprised of 43.53% red, 44.71% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6f72a3 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 22% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.43 nm.

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#6f72a3 linear gradient to complementary #a0a76b

  1. #6f72a3
  2. #7a7a9a
  3. #838392
  4. #8c8c89
  5. #93957f
  6. #9a9e75
  7. #a0a76b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #595d8c
  2. #606494
  3. #686b9b
  4. #6f72a3
  5. #7679ab
  6. #7e81b3
  7. #8688bb

Tones

  1. #6f72a3
  2. #74769f
  3. #797a9a
  4. #7d7d96
  5. #818192
  6. #85858d
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6f72a3 to white

  1. #6f72a3
  2. #8788b2
  3. #9e9fc1
  4. #b6b6d0
  5. #cecee0
  6. #e6e6ef
  7. #ffffff

#6f72a3 to black

  1. #6f72a3
  2. #5c5e86
  3. #4a4b6a
  4. #38394f
  5. #272835
  6. #18181e
  7. #000000

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 0.562 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2736 UP
      #6f74a6
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. P 104-13 U
      #6e759f
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. ★ 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6366
      #7176a3
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. ★ 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Purple Mystery 29-11
      #7278a3
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d4
      #6b76a6
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  23. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  27. Caparol

    1. 60 5 280 / Lavendel 5
      #707098
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 42/18 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/18
      #6474a8
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Purple Spire / 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 1249
      #7974a0
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  32. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  33. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

#6f72a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f72a3 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #6f72a3">…</p>

#6f72a3 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #6f72a3">…</p>

#6f72a3 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f72a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7303843
Binary
01101111, 01110010, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6f72a3
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.429
RGB
rgb(111, 114, 163)
RGBA
rgba(111, 114, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.286, g: 0.294, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.446%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9473373 / 0xff6f72a3
HSL
hsl(237, 22%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 22%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.538), saturation: 32% (0.319), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 236.538, saturation: 31.902%, perceived brightness: 46.963%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.980, S: 33.135, L: 49.566
Cubehelix
H: -125.873, S: 0.358, L: 0.465
TSL
T: -2.811, S: 0.083, L: 0.465
CMYK
cyan: 32% (0.319), magenta: 30% (0.301), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 19.182, Y: 18.058, Z: 37.118
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.243, Y: 18.058
CIELab
L: 49.566, a: 10.670, b: -26.668
CIELuv
L: 49.566, u: -4.312, v: -40.888
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.566, C: 28.724, H: 291.807
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.566, C: 41.115, H: 263.980
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.495, a: 6.209, b: -22.042
CIECAM02
J: 39.023, C: 32.554, h: 273.359, Q: 123.076, M: 28.468, s: 48.094, H: 318.280
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.262, jaune: -4.737, green: -0.265
LMS
L: 15.786, M: 17.383, S: 36.805
YCbCr
Y: 117.957, Cb: 149.955, Cr: 123.204
YCgCo
Y: 125.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 118.689, Db: 66.667, Dr: 14.632
YPbPr
Y: 116.889, Pb: 24.845, Pr: -3.754
xvYCC
Y: 116.387, Cb: 149.825, Cr: 124.702
YIQ
Y: 118.689, I: -17.529, Q: 14.611
YUV
Y: 118.689, U: 21.807, V: -6.745
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.203
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.854

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