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#6981b7 Hex Color Code

#6981b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6981b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6981b7 is comprised of 41.18% red, 50.59% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6981b7 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 35% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.93 nm.

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#6981b7 linear gradient to complementary #b1aa6f

  1. #6981b7
  2. #7a87ac
  3. #888ea0
  4. #949594
  5. #9f9c88
  6. #a8a37c
  7. #b1aa6f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #50699d
  2. #5871a6
  3. #6179ae
  4. #6981b7
  5. #7189c0
  6. #7a91c8
  7. #829ad1

Tones

  1. #6981b7
  2. #7183b1
  3. #7986aa
  4. #7f88a4
  5. #858b9d
  6. #8b8d97
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6981b7 to white

  1. #6981b7
  2. #8395c3
  3. #9ca9cf
  4. #b5bedb
  5. #cdd3e7
  6. #e6e9f3
  7. #ffffff

#6981b7 to black

  1. #6981b7
  2. #586a96
  3. #475576
  4. #364058
  5. #262c3b
  6. #171920
  7. #000000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.796 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7683 U
      #6982b0
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  18. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  26. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  28. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

#6981b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6981b7 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #6981b7">…</p>

#6981b7 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6981b7">…</p>

#6981b7 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6914487
Binary
01101001, 10000001, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6981b7
LRV
≈ 22.1%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 3.193
RGB
rgb(105, 129, 183)
RGBA
rgba(105, 129, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.309, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.484%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9862729 / 0xff6981b7
HSL
hsl(222, 35%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 35%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 43% (0.426), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 42.623%, perceived brightness: 50.954%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.257, S: 45.466, L: 54.156
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.469, L: 0.501
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.114, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.426), magenta: 30% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 22.221, Y: 22.121, Z: 47.890
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.240, Y: 22.121
CIELab
L: 54.156, a: 5.622, b: -31.140
CIELuv
L: 54.156, u: -13.558, v: -48.098
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.156, C: 31.644, H: 280.235
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.156, C: 49.973, H: 254.257
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.033, a: 2.022, b: -27.446
CIECAM02
J: 43.234, C: 38.451, h: 258.850, Q: 129.545, M: 33.625, s: 50.947, H: 310.489
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.453, green: 0.954
LMS
L: 18.009, M: 22.209, S: 47.462
YCbCr
Y: 125.935, Cb: 155.258, Cr: 113.630
YCgCo
Y: 136.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.980, Db: 82.782, Dr: 43.710
YPbPr
Y: 127.776, Pb: 29.760, Pr: -14.484
xvYCC
Y: 125.737, Cb: 154.142, Cr: 115.277
YIQ
Y: 127.980, I: -31.645, Q: 11.726
YUV
Y: 127.980, U: 27.076, V: -20.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.393
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 5.835

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