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#6870b3 Hex Color Code

#6870b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6870b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6870b3 is comprised of 40.78% red, 43.92% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6870b3 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 33% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6870b3 linear gradient to complementary #afbb60

  1. #6870b3
  2. #7a7ca7
  3. #88889a
  4. #94948d
  5. #9ea17f
  6. #a7ae70
  7. #afbb60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515b9c
  2. #5962a3
  3. #6069ab
  4. #6870b3
  5. #7077bb
  6. #777ec3
  7. #7f86cb

Tones

  1. #6870b3
  2. #7075ad
  3. #777aa7
  4. #7e7fa1
  5. #84849b
  6. #898994
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6870b3 to white

  1. #6870b3
  2. #8286c0
  3. #9b9dcc
  4. #b4b5d9
  5. #cdcde6
  6. #e6e6f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6870b3 to black

  1. #6870b3
  2. #575d93
  3. #464a74
  4. #363856
  5. #26273a
  6. #171720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 2212
      #7474b4
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.796 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Wild Pansy P540-6
      #6273b5
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Sudden Sapphire 600B-6
      #6175ab
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  11. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  19. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 3.212 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. V5.25.45
      #7273a7
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  22. Beckers

    1. Horisont 788 / S 4123-B02G
      #7475ad
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  24. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 3.266 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Little Button Blue B7-D2-1
      #7878b8
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7970b6
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  26. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  28. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 08RB 19/308
      #7571a4
      ΔE = 3.901 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. S 3030-R70B
      #7375a4
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  33. Glidden

    1. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  35. Nerolac

    1. Lividity - 4222
      #5a6ba6
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  40. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  42. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a2
      #5873af
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  45. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  46. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  47. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  48. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Veronica's Sash 06RB 24/295
      #7c76ab
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  49. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2132 U
      #536dc4
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 2726 CP
      #5166ab
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  50. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  51. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  52. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  53. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  54. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  55. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  56. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  57. Devoe Paint

    1. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  58. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

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#6870b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6870b3 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6870b3">…</p>

#6870b3 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #6870b3">…</p>

#6870b3 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6870b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6844595
Binary
01101000, 01110000, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6870b3
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 2.730
RGB
rgb(104, 112, 179)
RGBA
rgba(104, 112, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.284, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 43.619%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9932621 / 0xff6870b3
HSL
hsl(234, 33%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 33%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.600), saturation: 42% (0.419), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 233.600, saturation: 41.899%, perceived brightness: 46.813%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.608, S: 45.832, L: 49.235
Cubehelix
H: -128.421, S: 0.502, L: 0.459
TSL
T: -2.688, S: 0.115, L: 0.460
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.419), magenta: 37% (0.374), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 19.637, Y: 17.785, Z: 45.037
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.216, Y: 17.785
CIELab
L: 49.235, a: 14.403, b: -36.543
CIELuv
L: 49.235, u: -7.357, v: -56.712
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.235, C: 39.279, H: 291.512
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.235, C: 57.187, H: 262.608
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.172, a: 9.316, b: -33.797
CIECAM02
J: 38.514, C: 42.254, h: 270.167, Q: 122.270, M: 36.950, s: 54.973, H: 316.517
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.330, jaune: -6.500, green: -0.069
LMS
L: 14.717, M: 16.648, S: 44.590
YCbCr
Y: 116.718, Cb: 158.597, Cr: 119.731
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 117.246, Db: 92.911, Dr: 25.203
YPbPr
Y: 115.120, Pb: 34.420, Pr: -7.082
xvYCC
Y: 114.868, Cb: 158.236, Cr: 121.779
YIQ
Y: 117.246, I: -26.290, Q: 19.154
YUV
Y: 117.246, U: 30.390, V: -11.621
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.753
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.637

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