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#6686cf Hex Color Code

#6686cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6686cf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6686cf is comprised of 40% red, 52.55% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6686cf has a hue of 222° (degrees), 52% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.18 nm.

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

#6686cf linear gradient to complementary #c3bf72

  1. #6686cf
  2. #7e8fc0
  3. #9098b2
  4. #a0a1a3
  5. #adab93
  6. #b9b583
  7. #c3bf72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a6db4
  2. #5375bd
  3. #5d7ec6
  4. #6686cf
  5. #6f8ed8
  6. #7897e2
  7. #82a0eb

Tones

  1. #6686cf
  2. #7289c6
  3. #7c8dbe
  4. #8590b5
  5. #8d94ad
  6. #9597a4
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6686cf to white

  1. #6686cf
  2. #8299d7
  3. #9dacdf
  4. #b6c0e7
  5. #cfd5ef
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6686cf to black

  1. #6686cf
  2. #566ea9
  3. #455885
  4. #364262
  5. #262d42
  6. #171a23
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 23.3%

#6686cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6686cf foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6686cf">…</p>

#6686cf background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #6686cf">…</p>

#6686cf shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6686cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6719183
Binary
01100110, 10000110, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6686cf
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.461
RGB
rgb(102, 134, 207)
RGBA
rgba(102, 134, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.302, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.496%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10058033 / 0xff6686cf
HSL
hsl(222, 52%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 52%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.714), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 221.714, saturation: 50.725%, perceived brightness: 53.391%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.457, S: 59.698, L: 56.465
Cubehelix
H: -140.216, S: 0.633, L: 0.519
TSL
T: -2.174, S: 0.144, L: 0.521
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 25.263, Y: 24.378, Z: 62.394
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.218, Y: 24.378
CIELab
L: 56.465, a: 9.133, b: -41.182
CIELuv
L: 56.465, u: -16.914, v: -65.199
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.465, C: 42.182, H: 282.504
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.465, C: 67.357, H: 255.457
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.374, a: 4.928, b: -40.362
CIECAM02
J: 45.400, C: 48.198, h: 258.882, Q: 132.751, M: 42.149, s: 56.347, H: 310.506
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.323, jaune: -7.244, green: 1.251
LMS
L: 18.853, M: 23.987, S: 61.765
YCbCr
Y: 130.036, Cb: 164.783, Cr: 108.769
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.754, Db: 111.709, Dr: 58.497
YPbPr
Y: 132.440, Pb: 40.180, Pr: -19.358
xvYCC
Y: 129.743, Cb: 163.295, Cr: 110.995
YIQ
Y: 132.754, I: -42.515, Q: 15.946
YUV
Y: 132.754, U: 36.537, V: -26.981
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.942
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.391

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