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#6888cf Hex Color Code

#6888cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6888cf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6888cf is comprised of 40.78% red, 53.33% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6888cf has a hue of 221° (degrees), 52% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.44 nm.

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

#6888cf linear gradient to complementary #c1bd76

  1. #6888cf
  2. #7e90c1
  3. #9099b3
  4. #9fa1a4
  5. #acaa96
  6. #b7b486
  7. #c1bd76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c6fb3
  2. #5577bc
  3. #5f7fc6
  4. #6888cf
  5. #7191d8
  6. #7b99e2
  7. #84a2eb

Tones

  1. #6888cf
  2. #748bc7
  3. #7e8ebe
  4. #8792b6
  5. #8f95ad
  6. #9699a5
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6888cf to white

  1. #6888cf
  2. #849bd7
  3. #9eaedf
  4. #b7c2e7
  5. #cfd6ef
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6888cf to black

  1. #6888cf
  2. #5770a9
  3. #475985
  4. #364362
  5. #272e42
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 2172 U
      #5485d4
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  13. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. Caparol

    1. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

#6888cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6888cf foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6888cf">…</p>

#6888cf background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #6888cf">…</p>

#6888cf shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6888cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6850767
Binary
01101000, 10001000, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6888cf
LRV
≈ 25.1%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 0.928
RGB
rgb(104, 136, 207)
RGBA
rgba(104, 136, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.304, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.504%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9926449 / 0xff6888cf
HSL
hsl(221, 52%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 52%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.359), saturation: 50% (0.498), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 221.359, saturation: 49.758%, perceived brightness: 54.021%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.050, S: 58.984, L: 57.129
Cubehelix
H: -140.603, S: 0.620, L: 0.526
TSL
T: -2.159, S: 0.141, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.498), magenta: 34% (0.343), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 25.772, Y: 25.055, Z: 62.497
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.221, Y: 25.055
CIELab
L: 57.129, a: 8.413, b: -40.129
CIELuv
L: 57.129, u: -16.965, v: -63.537
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.129, C: 41.001, H: 281.841
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.129, C: 65.763, H: 255.050
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.055, a: 4.310, b: -38.990
CIECAM02
J: 46.109, C: 47.288, h: 258.540, Q: 133.784, M: 41.352, s: 55.597, H: 310.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.314, jaune: -7.050, green: 1.259
LMS
L: 19.500, M: 24.778, S: 61.878
YCbCr
Y: 131.558, Cb: 163.905, Cr: 108.911
YCgCo
Y: 145.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 134.526, Db: 109.043, Dr: 58.063
YPbPr
Y: 134.296, Pb: 39.180, Pr: -19.266
xvYCC
Y: 131.337, Cb: 162.417, Cr: 111.076
YIQ
Y: 134.526, I: -41.873, Q: 15.324
YUV
Y: 134.526, U: 35.666, V: -26.781
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.305
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.522

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