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#6f74cf Hex Color Code

#6f74cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f74cf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f74cf is comprised of 43.53% red, 45.49% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6f74cf has a hue of 237° (degrees), 50% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6f74cf linear gradient to complementary #bfd866

  1. #6f74cf
  2. #8584c0
  3. #9694b0
  4. #a3a5a0
  5. #aeb68e
  6. #b7c77b
  7. #bfd866

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555eb5
  2. #5e65be
  3. #676cc6
  4. #6f74cf
  5. #777cd8
  6. #8083e0
  7. #898be9

Tones

  1. #6f74cf
  2. #7a7bc7
  3. #8382bf
  4. #8b89b7
  5. #9390af
  6. #9998a7
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6f74cf to white

  1. #6f74cf
  2. #898ad7
  3. #a2a0e0
  4. #bab7e8
  5. #d1cef0
  6. #e8e6f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6f74cf to black

  1. #6f74cf
  2. #5d60a9
  3. #4b4d85
  4. #393a62
  5. #292842
  6. #181823
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 0.513 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 U
      #7271c8
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 2124 XGC
      #6f70c1
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

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#6f74cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f74cf 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: #6f74cf">…</p>

#6f74cf background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6f74cf">…</p>

#6f74cf shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f74cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7304399
Binary
01101111, 01110100, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6f74cf
LRV
≈ 20.4%
Closest short hex
#77c ΔE = 1.734
RGB
rgb(111, 116, 207)
RGBA
rgba(111, 116, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.267, b: 0.477
RYB
red: 43.529%, yellow: 45.393%, blue: 81.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9472817 / 0xff6f74cf
HSL
hsl(237, 50%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 50%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.875), saturation: 46% (0.464), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 236.875, saturation: 46.377%, perceived brightness: 50.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.463, S: 64.072, L: 52.258
Cubehelix
H: -125.591, S: 0.659, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -2.825, S: 0.137, L: 0.490
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.464), magenta: 44% (0.440), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 24.060, Y: 20.374, Z: 61.684
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.192, Y: 20.374
CIELab
L: 52.258, a: 22.079, b: -47.803
CIELuv
L: 52.258, u: -7.382, v: -76.151
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.258, C: 52.656, H: 294.791
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.258, C: 76.507, H: 264.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.138, a: 16.156, b: -49.428
CIECAM02
J: 41.453, C: 52.210, h: 271.956, Q: 126.849, M: 45.657, s: 59.994, H: 317.501
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.399, jaune: -8.569, green: -0.339
LMS
L: 16.366, M: 18.033, S: 61.010
YCbCr
Y: 123.277, Cb: 168.689, Cr: 119.344
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 124.879, Db: 123.553, Dr: 26.412
YPbPr
Y: 121.487, Pb: 46.075, Pr: -6.686
xvYCC
Y: 120.336, Cb: 168.474, Cr: 122.127
YIQ
Y: 124.879, I: -32.214, Q: 27.256
YUV
Y: 124.879, U: 40.413, V: -12.176
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.518
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 6.490

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