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#6868bd Hex Color Code

#6868bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6868bd is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6868bd is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.78% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6868bd has a hue of 240° (degrees), 39% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#6868bd linear gradient to complementary #b3d550

  1. #6868bd
  2. #7d79ae
  3. #8d8b9e
  4. #9a9d8e
  5. #a4af7c
  6. #adc268
  7. #b3d550

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5154a6
  2. #595bae
  3. #6061b5
  4. #6868bd
  5. #706fc5
  6. #7776cd
  7. #7f7dd4

Tones

  1. #6868bd
  2. #726fb6
  3. #7a76af
  4. #817da8
  5. #8884a1
  6. #8e8c9a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6868bd to white

  1. #6868bd
  2. #837fc8
  3. #9d98d3
  4. #b6b0de
  5. #cecae9
  6. #e7e4f4
  7. #ffffff

#6868bd to black

  1. #6868bd
  2. #57569b
  3. #46457a
  4. #36355a
  5. #26253d
  6. #171621
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  5. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

#6868bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6868bd foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6868bd">…</p>

#6868bd background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6868bd">…</p>

#6868bd shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6868bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842557
Binary
01101000, 01101000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#6868bd
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 0.786
RGB
rgb(104, 104, 189)
RGBA
rgba(104, 104, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.262, b: 0.476
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934659 / 0xff6868bd
HSL
hsl(240, 39%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 39%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 44.974%, perceived brightness: 45.826%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 55.370, L: 47.645
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.610, L: 0.445
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.135, L: 0.446
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.450), magenta: 45% (0.450), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 19.842, Y: 16.517, Z: 50.277
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.191, Y: 16.517
CIELab
L: 47.645, a: 22.275, b: -44.851
CIELuv
L: 47.645, u: -5.054, v: -70.035
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.645, C: 50.078, H: 296.411
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.645, C: 70.217, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.641, a: 16.026, b: -44.899
CIECAM02
J: 37.008, C: 49.413, h: 274.318, Q: 119.856, M: 43.211, s: 60.044, H: 318.815
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -8.062, green: -0.615
LMS
L: 13.471, M: 14.383, S: 49.726
YCbCr
Y: 113.666, Cb: 165.315, Cr: 121.965
YCgCo
Y: 125.250, Cg: -21.250, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 113.690, Db: 113.305, Dr: 18.445
YPbPr
Y: 110.120, Pb: 42.500, Pr: -3.910
xvYCC
Y: 110.574, Cb: 165.333, Cr: 124.565
YIQ
Y: 113.690, I: -27.307, Q: 26.446
YUV
Y: 113.690, U: 37.061, V: -8.501
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.229
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 4.343

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