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#6874be Hex Color Code

#6874be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6874be is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6874be is comprised of 40.78% red, 45.49% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6874be has a hue of 232° (degrees), 40% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.77 nm.

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

#6874be linear gradient to complementary #b7c462

  1. #6874be
  2. #7c81b0
  3. #8c8da2
  4. #9a9b94
  5. #a5a885
  6. #aeb674
  7. #b7c462

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505ea6
  2. #5865ae
  3. #606db6
  4. #6874be
  5. #707bc6
  6. #7883cf
  7. #808bd7

Tones

  1. #6874be
  2. #7179b7
  3. #7a7eb0
  4. #8183a9
  5. #8888a2
  6. #8e8e9a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6874be to white

  1. #6874be
  2. #838ac9
  3. #9ca0d4
  4. #b5b7df
  5. #ceceea
  6. #e6e6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6874be to black

  1. #6874be
  2. #57609b
  3. #464d7a
  4. #363a5b
  5. #26283d
  6. #171821
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 0.420 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. ★ 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6276
      #6277bb
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c
      #6276b8
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Ultra Blue
      #5c75bb
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7456 XGC
      #6075b7
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 2386 U
      #5770be
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  17. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 18.2%

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#6874be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6874be foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6874be">…</p>

#6874be background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6874be">…</p>

#6874be shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6874be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6845630
Binary
01101000, 01110100, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6874be
LRV
≈ 19.2%
Closest short hex
#67b ΔE = 1.937
RGB
rgb(104, 116, 190)
RGBA
rgba(104, 116, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.283, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 44.914%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9931586 / 0xff6874be
HSL
hsl(232, 40%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 40%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.628), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 231.628, saturation: 45.263%, perceived brightness: 48.425%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.646, S: 52.239, L: 50.863
Cubehelix
H: -130.213, S: 0.563, L: 0.473
TSL
T: -2.603, S: 0.126, L: 0.474
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 39% (0.389), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 21.246, Y: 19.150, Z: 51.282
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.209, Y: 19.150
CIELab
L: 50.863, a: 15.244, b: -40.327
CIELuv
L: 50.863, u: -9.279, v: -63.184
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.863, C: 43.113, H: 290.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.863, C: 63.862, H: 261.646
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.761, a: 10.078, b: -38.847
CIECAM02
J: 40.016, C: 45.916, h: 268.224, Q: 124.631, M: 40.153, s: 56.760, H: 315.458
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -7.171, green: 0.141
LMS
L: 15.468, M: 17.872, S: 50.755
YCbCr
Y: 119.812, Cb: 162.262, Cr: 117.478
YCgCo
Y: 131.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 120.848, Db: 104.042, Dr: 32.054
YPbPr
Y: 118.772, Pb: 38.380, Pr: -9.404
xvYCC
Y: 118.004, Cb: 161.714, Cr: 119.739
YIQ
Y: 120.848, I: -30.922, Q: 20.487
YUV
Y: 120.848, U: 34.031, V: -14.781
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.043
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 5.707

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