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#6870a8 Hex Color Code

#6870a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6870a8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6870a8 is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.92% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6870a8 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 27% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.63 nm.

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  1. Herd of llamas grazing on the Bolivian  altiplano on the background of magnificent volcanoes
  2. Equipment and accessories for mountain hiking in the wilderness

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#6870a8 linear gradient to complementary #a7ae62

  1. #6870a8
  2. #777a9d
  3. #838493
  4. #8e8e87
  5. #97997c
  6. #9fa36f
  7. #a7ae62

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525b91
  2. #596299
  3. #6169a0
  4. #6870a8
  5. #6f77b0
  6. #777eb7
  7. #7e86bf

Tones

  1. #6870a8
  2. #6f74a3
  3. #75789e
  4. #7a7c98
  5. #7f8093
  6. #84848d
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#6870a8 to white

  1. #6870a8
  2. #8186b6
  3. #9a9dc5
  4. #b3b5d3
  5. #cccde2
  6. #e6e6f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6870a8 to black

  1. #6870a8
  2. #575d8a
  3. #464a6d
  4. #353851
  5. #262737
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #6c71a6
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. RAL 590-1
      #666d9b
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  3. Taubmans

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      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
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      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  4. Coronado Paint

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      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10240 C
      #6c6ea4
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 10254 C
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      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
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      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
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      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 3.231 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / 246-6
      #6174ab
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4 / 90BB 19/267
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 3.141 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  17. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Dusty Violet / 90BB 19/267
      #7370a3
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R60B
      #75779d
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  19. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Dang / G38-04
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  22. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  24. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.061 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  25. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blooming Lilac / KM3039-3
      #7f73aa
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  28. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  30. Berger

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  33. ECOS Paints

    1. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle (0605)
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  34. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  35. Caparol

    1. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  37. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 3.470 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  39. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.45
      #6a78a9
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 3.978 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Harvest Dance / NP PB 1443 D
      #7d73a8
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Evening Drama / 90BB 19/267
      #71739b
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  44. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  45. Matthews Paint

    1. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Regal Blue Met. / 22009
      #56699b
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  46. CIL

    1. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Petrie Plum
      #79719e
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  47. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blazing Blue - 4578
      #566fa0
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  49. Apple Barrel

    1. Princess Purple / 21978E
      #716fb3
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  50. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  51. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 9501 Purple
      #7d71a0
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  52. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  53. Abet Laminati

    1. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  54. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  55. KILZ

    1. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  56. GM / General Motors

    1. Lavender Pearl
      #6e769e
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  57. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  58. Opulence

    1. Sapphire
      #6977a1
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  59. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  60. Sto

    1. 34301
      #6b749a
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  61. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  62. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  63. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  64. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  65. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  66. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  67. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  68. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  69. Wattyl

    1. Purple Pansy / D81W
      #5e729c
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  70. Ressource Peintures

    1. Mykonos / OROC36
      #5a7ab7
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  71. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  72. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

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#6870a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6870a8 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #6870a8">…</p>

#6870a8 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

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<p style="background-color: #6870a8">…</p>

#6870a8 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844584
Binary
01101000, 01110000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6870a8
LRV
≈ 17.4%
Closest short hex
#67a ΔE = 3.317
RGB
rgb(104, 112, 168)
RGBA
rgba(104, 112, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.292, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 43.573%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9932632 / 0xff6870a8
HSL
hsl(232, 27%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 27%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.500), saturation: 38% (0.381), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 232.500, saturation: 38.095%, perceived brightness: 46.093%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.786, S: 38.165, L: 48.708
Cubehelix
H: -129.412, S: 0.425, L: 0.454
TSL
T: -2.641, S: 0.101, L: 0.455
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.381), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 18.569, Y: 17.358, Z: 39.410
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.230, Y: 17.358
CIELab
L: 48.708, a: 11.213, b: -30.967
CIELuv
L: 48.708, u: -6.855, v: -47.490
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.708, C: 32.935, H: 289.905
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.708, C: 47.982, H: 261.786
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.663, a: 6.647, b: -26.921
CIECAM02
J: 38.051, C: 36.995, h: 269.615, Q: 121.533, M: 32.351, s: 51.594, H: 316.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -5.489, green: -0.002
LMS
L: 14.664, M: 16.640, S: 39.048
YCbCr
Y: 115.640, Cb: 153.768, Cr: 120.512
YCoCg
Y: 124.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 115.992, Db: 78.248, Dr: 22.816
YPbPr
Y: 114.328, Pb: 28.920, Pr: -6.576
xvYCC
Y: 114.188, Cb: 153.404, Cr: 122.223
YIQ
Y: 115.992, I: -22.756, Q: 15.732
YUV
Y: 115.992, U: 25.594, V: -10.521
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/8 ΔE = 5.260
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.571

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