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Caparol 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30 / #6874b8 Hex Color Code

#6874b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6874b8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6874b8 is comprised of 40.78% red, 45.49% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6874b8 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 36% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.24 nm.

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#6874b8 linear gradient to complementary #b3bc64

  1. #6874b8
  2. #7b7fab
  3. #8a8b9e
  4. #969791
  5. #a1a383
  6. #abaf74
  7. #b3bc64

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505ea0
  2. #5865a8
  3. #606db0
  4. #6874b8
  5. #707bc0
  6. #7883c8
  7. #808ad1

Tones

  1. #6874b8
  2. #7179b1
  3. #787dab
  4. #7f82a4
  5. #85869e
  6. #8b8b97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6874b8 to White

  1. #6874b8
  2. #828ac4
  3. #9ca0d0
  4. #b5b7dc
  5. #cdcee7
  6. #e6e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#6874b8 to Black

  1. #6874b8
  2. #576097
  3. #464d77
  4. #363a58
  5. #26283b
  6. #171821
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.378
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.986
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.378
    2. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.986
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 0.378
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.986
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 1.161
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 2.868
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 1.640
    2. ★ 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 1.718
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 1.652
    2. ★ 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.218
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 1.769
    2. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.937
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.855
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 1.882
    2. ★ Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.284
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.004
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.069
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.722
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.069
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.722
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.139
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.815
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.145
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.145
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.252
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 2.284
  18. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.336
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 2.461
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5b73b5
      ΔE = 2.569
  21. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 2.668
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.935

#6874b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6874b8 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6874b8">…</p>

#6874b8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6874b8">…</p>

#6874b8 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6874b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6845624
Binary
01101000, 01110100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6874b8
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.252
RGB
rgb(104, 116, 184)
RGBA
rgba(104, 116, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.287, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 44.876%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9931592 / 0xff6874b8
HSL
hsl(231, 36%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 36%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 43% (0.435), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 43.478, perceived brightness: 48.017
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.166, S: 47.934, L: 50.562
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.521, L: 0.470
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.119, L: 0.471
CMYK
cyan: 43 (0.435), magenta: 37 (0.370), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 28 (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 55 (0.545), yellow: 28 (0.278)
XYZ
X: 20.603, Y: 18.894, Z: 47.899
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.216, Y: 18.894
CIELab
L: 50.562, a: 13.450, b: -37.346
CIELuv
L: 50.562, u: -9.044, v: -58.191
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.562, C: 39.694, H: 289.806
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.562, C: 58.889, H: 261.166
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.467, a: 8.543, b: -34.910
CIECAM02
J: 39.749, C: 43.211, h: 267.888, Q: 124.214, M: 37.787, s: 55.155, H: 315.275
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.329, jaune: -6.627, green: 0.168
LMS
L: 15.436, M: 17.867, S: 47.423
YCbCr
Y: 119.224, Cb: 159.628, Cr: 117.904
YCgCo
Y: 130.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 120.164, Db: 96.044, Dr: 30.752
YPbPr
Y: 118.340, Pb: 35.380, Pr: -9.128
xvYCC
Y: 117.633, Cb: 159.079, Cr: 119.982
YIQ
Y: 120.164, I: -28.994, Q: 18.620
YUV
Y: 120.164, U: 31.415, V: -14.181
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.068
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.133

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