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#6874cf Hex Color Code

#6874cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6874cf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6874cf is comprised of 40.78% red, 45.49% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6874cf has a hue of 233° (degrees), 52% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.77 nm.

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

#6874cf linear gradient to complementary #c3d95e

  1. #6874cf
  2. #8184bf
  3. #9494ae
  4. #a3a59c
  5. #b0b68a
  6. #bac776
  7. #c3d95e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e5eb6
  2. #5765be
  3. #5f6dc6
  4. #6874cf
  5. #717cd8
  6. #7983e0
  7. #828be9

Tones

  1. #6874cf
  2. #747ac7
  3. #7e81be
  4. #8788b6
  5. #8f8ead
  6. #9695a5
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6874cf to white

  1. #6874cf
  2. #848ad7
  3. #9ea0e0
  4. #b7b7e8
  5. #cfcef0
  6. #e7e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#6874cf to black

  1. #6874cf
  2. #5760a9
  3. #474d85
  4. #373a62
  5. #272842
  6. #181823
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/13
      #7074cc
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 68 13 264 / Saphir 80
      #6874c0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2124 U
      #6f77cc
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 272 C
      #7474c1
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. Velvet Coast B6-B1-4
      #6474e0
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#6874cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6874cf foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #6874cf">…</p>

#6874cf 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: #6874cf">…</p>

#6874cf 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 #6874cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6845647
Binary
01101000, 01110100, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6874cf
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#67c ΔE = 1.687
RGB
rgb(104, 116, 207)
RGBA
rgba(104, 116, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.272, b: 0.485
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.450%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9931569 / 0xff6874cf
HSL
hsl(233, 52%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 52%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.010), saturation: 50% (0.498), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 233.010, saturation: 49.758%, perceived brightness: 49.631%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.652, S: 64.515, L: 51.766
Cubehelix
H: -128.950, S: 0.682, L: 0.480
TSL
T: -2.663, S: 0.146, L: 0.482
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.498), magenta: 44% (0.440), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 23.213, Y: 19.937, Z: 61.645
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.190, Y: 19.937
CIELab
L: 51.766, a: 20.441, b: -48.614
CIELuv
L: 51.766, u: -9.942, v: -77.096
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.766, C: 52.737, H: 292.806
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.766, C: 77.735, H: 262.652
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.651, a: 14.658, b: -50.598
CIECAM02
J: 40.819, C: 53.169, h: 268.722, Q: 125.876, M: 46.496, s: 60.777, H: 315.728
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -8.691, green: 0.100
LMS
L: 15.565, M: 17.887, S: 60.962
YCbCr
Y: 121.478, Cb: 169.725, Cr: 116.271
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 122.786, Db: 126.703, Dr: 35.743
YPbPr
Y: 119.996, Pb: 46.880, Pr: -10.186
xvYCC
Y: 119.055, Cb: 169.181, Cr: 119.052
YIQ
Y: 122.786, I: -36.384, Q: 25.776
YUV
Y: 122.786, U: 41.443, V: -16.481
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.876
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 5.446

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