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#6868c1 Hex Color Code

#6868c1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6868c1 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6868c1 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.78% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6868c1 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 42% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6868c1 linear gradient to complementary #b7dc4d

  1. #6868c1
  2. #7f7ab1
  3. #908da1
  4. #9da08f
  5. #a8b47d
  6. #b0c867
  7. #b7dc4d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5154aa
  2. #595ab2
  3. #6061b9
  4. #6868c1
  5. #706fc9
  6. #7776d1
  7. #7f7dd9

Tones

  1. #6868c1
  2. #726fba
  3. #7b76b2
  4. #827eab
  5. #8985a3
  6. #8f8d9c
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6868c1 to white

  1. #6868c1
  2. #837fcc
  3. #9d98d6
  4. #b6b1e1
  5. #cecaeb
  6. #e7e4f5
  7. #ffffff

#6868c1 to black

  1. #6868c1
  2. #57569e
  3. #46457c
  4. #36355c
  5. #27253e
  6. #171622
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 15 280 / Lavendel 80
      #6c64c0
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6282
      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

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#6868c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6868c1 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6868c1">…</p>

#6868c1 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #6868c1">…</p>

#6868c1 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6868c1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842561
Binary
01101000, 01101000, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#6868c1
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#66b ΔE = 1.206
RGB
rgb(104, 104, 193)
RGBA
rgba(104, 104, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.259, b: 0.481
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934655 / 0xff6868c1
HSL
hsl(240, 42%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 42%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 46% (0.461), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 46.114%, perceived brightness: 46.117%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 58.050, L: 47.871
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.638, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.140, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.461), magenta: 46% (0.461), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 20.282, Y: 16.693, Z: 52.595
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.186, Y: 16.693
CIELab
L: 47.871, a: 23.481, b: -46.803
CIELuv
L: 47.871, u: -5.285, v: -73.244
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.871, C: 52.363, H: 296.643
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.871, C: 73.434, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.857, a: 17.110, b: -47.724
CIECAM02
J: 37.201, C: 51.102, h: 274.109, Q: 120.167, M: 44.688, s: 60.982, H: 318.698
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.416, jaune: -8.421, green: -0.615
LMS
L: 13.492, M: 14.387, S: 52.010
YCbCr
Y: 114.058, Cb: 167.071, Cr: 121.681
YCgCo
Y: 126.250, Cg: -22.250, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.146, Db: 118.637, Dr: 19.313
YPbPr
Y: 110.408, Pb: 44.500, Pr: -4.094
xvYCC
Y: 110.821, Cb: 167.090, Cr: 124.404
YIQ
Y: 114.146, I: -28.592, Q: 27.691
YUV
Y: 114.146, U: 38.805, V: -8.901
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.901
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 4.189

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