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#6981a8 Hex Color Code

#6981a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6981a8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6981a8 is comprised of 41.18% red, 50.59% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6981a8 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.26 nm.

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#6981a8 linear gradient to complementary #a4976d

  1. #6981a8
  2. #76849e
  3. #818895
  4. #8b8c8b
  5. #948f81
  6. #9c9377
  7. #a4976d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516a8f
  2. #597197
  3. #6179a0
  4. #6981a8
  5. #7189b0
  6. #7991b9
  7. #8299c2

Tones

  1. #6981a8
  2. #6f82a3
  3. #75849e
  4. #7b8599
  5. #808693
  6. #85888e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6981a8 to white

  1. #6981a8
  2. #8295b6
  3. #9ba9c4
  4. #b4bed3
  5. #ccd3e1
  6. #e6e9f0
  7. #ffffff

#6981a8 to black

  1. #6981a8
  2. #576a8a
  3. #46556d
  4. #364051
  5. #262c37
  6. #17191e
  7. #000000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. ★ Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  5. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 35-d5
      #627aa5
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  15. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  19. Caparol

    1. 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 10258 C
      #5c80a9
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. P 107-3 C
      #5a7fac
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  22. Glidden

    1. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. AMC

    1. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  33. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 23.0%

#6981a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6981a8 foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #6981a8">…</p>

#6981a8 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6981a8">…</p>

#6981a8 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6981a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6914472
Binary
01101001, 10000001, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6981a8
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 3.570
RGB
rgb(105, 129, 168)
RGBA
rgba(105, 129, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.321, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.480%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9862744 / 0xff6981a8
HSL
hsl(217, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.143), saturation: 38% (0.375), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 217.143, saturation: 37.500%, perceived brightness: 50.040%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.436, S: 41.502, L: 53.525
Cubehelix
H: -145.339, S: 0.369, L: 0.494
TSL
T: -1.986, S: 0.098, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.375), magenta: 23% (0.232), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 20.742, Y: 21.530, Z: 40.101
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.261, Y: 21.530
CIELab
L: 53.525, a: 1.351, b: -23.490
CIELuv
L: 53.525, u: -13.241, v: -35.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.525, C: 23.529, H: 273.293
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.525, C: 37.697, H: 249.436
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.400, a: -1.408, b: -18.760
CIECAM02
J: 42.644, C: 31.290, h: 253.631, Q: 128.659, M: 27.363, s: 46.117, H: 307.821
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.217, jaune: -4.085, green: 1.103
LMS
L: 17.936, M: 22.198, S: 39.790
YCbCr
Y: 124.465, Cb: 148.673, Cr: 114.695
YCgCo
Y: 132.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 126.270, Db: 62.787, Dr: 40.455
YPbPr
Y: 126.696, Pb: 22.260, Pr: -13.794
xvYCC
Y: 124.810, Cb: 147.554, Cr: 115.883
YIQ
Y: 126.270, I: -26.826, Q: 7.059
YUV
Y: 126.270, U: 20.536, V: -18.660
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.083
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.658

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