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#6888cb Hex Color Code

#6888cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6888cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6888cb is comprised of 40.78% red, 53.33% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6888cb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 49% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.91 nm.

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

#6888cb linear gradient to complementary #beb875

  1. #6888cb
  2. #7d8fbd
  3. #8e97b0
  4. #9d9fa2
  5. #a9a793
  6. #b4b085
  7. #beb875

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c6faf
  2. #5677b9
  3. #5f80c2
  4. #6888cb
  5. #7191d4
  6. #7a99de
  7. #84a2e7

Tones

  1. #6888cb
  2. #738bc3
  3. #7d8ebb
  4. #8591b3
  5. #8d94aa
  6. #9497a2
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#6888cb to white

  1. #6888cb
  2. #849bd4
  3. #9daedd
  4. #b6c2e5
  5. #cfd6ee
  6. #e7eaf6
  7. #ffffff

#6888cb to black

  1. #6888cb
  2. #5770a6
  3. #465982
  4. #364360
  5. #272e40
  6. #171a23
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 17-4041 TPG
      #5b89cb
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  13. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  15. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  17. Caparol

    1. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  18. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

#6888cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6888cb foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6888cb">…</p>

#6888cb background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6888cb">…</p>

#6888cb shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6888cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6850763
Binary
01101000, 10001000, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6888cb
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 0.301
RGB
rgb(104, 136, 203)
RGBA
rgba(104, 136, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.307, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.503%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9926453 / 0xff6888cb
HSL
hsl(221, 49%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 49%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.606), saturation: 49% (0.488), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 220.606, saturation: 48.768%, perceived brightness: 53.754%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.295, S: 55.689, L: 56.940
Cubehelix
H: -141.431, S: 0.593, L: 0.525
TSL
T: -2.128, S: 0.137, L: 0.526
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.488), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 25.289, Y: 24.862, Z: 59.954
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.226, Y: 24.862
CIELab
L: 56.940, a: 7.191, b: -38.168
CIELuv
L: 56.940, u: -16.916, v: -60.158
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.940, C: 38.840, H: 280.670
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.940, C: 62.491, H: 254.295
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.861, a: 3.276, b: -36.389
CIECAM02
J: 45.931, C: 45.578, h: 257.772, Q: 133.525, M: 39.857, s: 54.635, H: 309.932
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.301, jaune: -6.694, green: 1.285
LMS
L: 19.476, M: 24.775, S: 59.373
YCbCr
Y: 131.166, Cb: 162.149, Cr: 109.195
YCgCo
Y: 144.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 134.070, Db: 103.711, Dr: 57.195
YPbPr
Y: 134.008, Pb: 37.180, Pr: -19.082
xvYCC
Y: 131.089, Cb: 160.660, Cr: 111.238
YIQ
Y: 134.070, I: -40.588, Q: 14.079
YUV
Y: 134.070, U: 33.922, V: -26.381
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.017
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.540

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