#6973BD Hex Code

Color Name: Toolbox

What is hex #6973BD Color?

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The color name of hex code #6973BD is Toolbox. The RGB values are (105, 115, 189) which means it is composed of 26% red, 28% green and 46% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:44 M:39 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6973BD has a hue of 233°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #6973BD Color Codes

Color NameToolbox
RGB Values(105, 115, 189)
CMYK Values(44%, 39%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(233°, 44%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#6666CC
Inverse Color#968C42 [Dark Tan]
Closest Pantone®272 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#BDB369 [Dark Khaki]
#6973BD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#787878
Weighted Average (Luma)#767676
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AFAFAF

Hex #6973BD Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6973BD. Complementary color is BDB369

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6973BD is #BDB369 which is called Dark Khaki. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6973BD color is offered by #BDB369. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (6973BD, 8969BD and 699DBD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6973BD are #8969BD and #699DBD, called Middle Blue Purple and Cerulean Frost, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6973BD with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (6973BD, BD8969 and 9DBD69)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6973BD are #BD8969 (Light Taupe) and #9DBD69 (Olivine). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (6973BD, BD6973 and 73BD69)

Triadic Palette

#6973BD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BD6973 (Rose Gold) and #73BD69 (Mantis) along with #6973BD, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (6973BD, BD6973, BDB369 and 69BDB3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6973BD has #BD6973 (Rose Gold), #BDB369 (Dark Khaki) and #69BDB3 (Green Sheen). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (6973BD, BD699D, BDB369 and 69BD89)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6973BD contains #BD699D (Pearly Purple), #BDB369 (Dark Khaki) and #69BD89 (Iguana Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #6973BD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6973BD rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 6973BD Color


  • Transparent 878FCA878FCA
  • Transparent 969DD1969DD1
  • Transparent A5ABD7A5ABD7
  • Transparent B4B9DEB4B9DE
  • Transparent C3C7E5C3C7E5
  • Transparent D2D5EBD2D5EB
  • Transparent E1E3F2E1E3F2
  • Transparent F0F1F8F0F1F8


  • Transparent 6E76B16E76B1
  • Transparent 7077AB7077AB
  • Transparent 7278A57278A5
  • Transparent 757A9F757A9F
  • Transparent 777B98777B98
  • Transparent 797C92797C92
  • Transparent 7B7D8C7B7D8C
  • Transparent 7E7F867E7F86


  • Transparent 545C97545C97
  • Transparent 4A51844A5184
  • Transparent 3F45713F4571
  • Transparent 353A5F353A5F
  • Transparent 2A2E4C2A2E4C
  • Transparent 202339202339
  • Transparent 151726151726
  • Transparent 0B0C130B0C13

#6973BD Color Patterns

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