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#6f73ae Hex Color Code

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#6f73ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f73ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f73ae is comprised of 43.53% red, 45.1% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6f73ae has a hue of 236° (degrees), 28% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.53 nm.

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#6f73ae linear gradient to complementary #a8b36a

  1. #6f73ae
  2. #7c7da4
  3. #888899
  4. #91928e
  5. #9a9d83
  6. #a1a877
  7. #a8b36a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585d96
  2. #60659e
  3. #676ca6
  4. #6f73ae
  5. #777ab6
  6. #7e82be
  7. #8689c6

Tones

  1. #6f73ae
  2. #7578a9
  3. #7b7ca4
  4. #81819f
  5. #86869a
  6. #8b8a94
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#6f73ae to white

  1. #6f73ae
  2. #8789bb
  3. #9f9fc9
  4. #b7b6d6
  5. #cfcee4
  6. #e7e6f1
  7. #ffffff

#6f73ae to black

  1. #6f73ae
  2. #5c5f8f
  3. #4a4c70
  4. #383a54
  5. #282839
  6. #18181f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 102-5 C
      #7073ad
      ΔE = 0.284 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. P 102-13 C
      #6b6da3
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  10. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ V5.25.45
      #7576ab
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Dulux

    1. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Glidden

    1. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  26. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#6f73ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f73ae foreground

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="color: #6f73ae">…</p>

#6f73ae background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #6f73ae">…</p>

#6f73ae shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f73ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7304110
Binary
01101111, 01110011, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6f73ae
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 2.626
RGB
rgb(111, 115, 174)
RGBA
rgba(111, 115, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.287, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.450%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9473106 / 0xff6f73ae
HSL
hsl(236, 28%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 28%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.190), saturation: 36% (0.362), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 236.190, saturation: 36.207%, perceived brightness: 47.866%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.879, S: 40.518, L: 50.330
Cubehelix
H: -126.167, S: 0.431, L: 0.472
TSL
T: -2.797, S: 0.097, L: 0.473
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.362), magenta: 34% (0.339), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 20.324, Y: 18.696, Z: 42.574
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.229, Y: 18.696
CIELab
L: 50.330, a: 13.088, b: -31.887
CIELuv
L: 50.330, u: -5.308, v: -49.491
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.330, C: 34.468, H: 292.316
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.330, C: 49.775, H: 263.879
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.239, a: 8.233, b: -28.111
CIECAM02
J: 39.717, C: 37.712, h: 272.748, Q: 124.165, M: 32.978, s: 51.537, H: 317.940
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.295, jaune: -5.672, green: -0.279
LMS
L: 16.011, M: 17.697, S: 42.183
YCbCr
Y: 119.539, Cb: 154.493, Cr: 122.055
YCgCo
Y: 128.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.530, Db: 80.447, Dr: 18.135
YPbPr
Y: 118.396, Pb: 29.960, Pr: -4.714
xvYCC
Y: 117.681, Cb: 154.318, Cr: 123.859
YIQ
Y: 120.530, I: -21.337, Q: 17.511
YUV
Y: 120.530, U: 26.314, V: -8.361
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.722
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.587

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