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#706ea3 Hex Color Code

#706ea3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #706ea3 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #706ea3 is comprised of 43.92% red, 43.14% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #706ea3 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 22% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.3 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#706ea3 linear gradient to complementary #9cab66

  1. #706ea3
  2. #7a789a
  3. #838290
  4. #8b8c86
  5. #91967c
  6. #97a172
  7. #9cab66

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a598c
  2. #626094
  3. #69679b
  4. #706ea3
  5. #7775ab
  6. #7f7cb2
  7. #8683ba

Tones

  1. #706ea3
  2. #75729f
  3. #7a779b
  4. #7e7b96
  5. #828092
  6. #86848d
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#706ea3 to white

  1. #706ea3
  2. #8885b2
  3. #9f9cc1
  4. #b7b4d0
  5. #cfcce0
  6. #e7e5ef
  7. #ffffff

#706ea3 to black

  1. #706ea3
  2. #5d5b86
  3. #4a496a
  4. #39374f
  5. #282735
  6. #18171e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 0.810 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ Amethyst Falls 4
      #736f9c
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7670 U
      #706e9a
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  16. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7166 - Blooming Lilac
      #7674a6
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  23. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6319
      #75699e
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Caparol

    1. 60 5 300 / Amethyst 40
      #746c98
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  28. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  30. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  31. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 261
      #75739e
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

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#706ea3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#706ea3 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: #706ea3">…</p>

#706ea3 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #706ea3">…</p>

#706ea3 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #706ea3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7368355
Binary
01110000, 01101110, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#706ea3
LRV
≈ 17.2%
Closest short hex
#77a ΔE = 3.413
RGB
rgb(112, 110, 163)
RGBA
rgba(112, 110, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.286, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.439%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9408861 / 0xff706ea3
HSL
hsl(242, 22%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 22%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (242.264), saturation: 33% (0.325), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 242.264, saturation: 32.515%, perceived brightness: 46.205%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.060, S: 34.677, L: 48.562
Cubehelix
H: -121.255, S: 0.373, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -3.042, S: 0.086, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.313), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.561), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 18.867, Y: 17.240, Z: 36.977
xyY
x: 0.258, y: 0.236, Y: 17.240
CIELab
L: 48.562, a: 13.388, b: -28.223
CIELuv
L: 48.562, u: -2.232, v: -43.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.562, C: 31.237, H: 295.377
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.562, C: 43.519, H: 267.060
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.522, a: 8.446, b: -23.735
CIECAM02
J: 38.118, C: 34.014, h: 277.703, Q: 121.639, M: 29.744, s: 49.450, H: 320.726
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.279, jaune: -5.041, green: -0.626
LMS
L: 15.227, M: 16.216, S: 36.654
YCbCr
Y: 116.198, Cb: 150.971, Cr: 125.115
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 116.640, Db: 69.749, Dr: 8.835
YPbPr
Y: 114.242, Pb: 26.270, Pr: -1.438
xvYCC
Y: 114.114, Cb: 151.076, Cr: 126.737
YIQ
Y: 116.640, I: -15.836, Q: 16.913
YUV
Y: 116.640, U: 22.815, V: -4.071
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.040
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.447

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