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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

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

    1. ★ 2102 XGC
      #6a64b9
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 2725 XGC
      #6d63b7
      ΔE = 2.098 / 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. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

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

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#6868bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6868bd foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6868bd">…</p>

#6868bd background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6868bd">…</p>

#6868bd shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<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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