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#6983ba Hex Color Code

#6983ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6983ba is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6983ba is comprised of 41.18% red, 51.37% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6983ba has a hue of 221° (degrees), 37% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.28 nm.

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#6983ba linear gradient to complementary #b3aa70

  1. #6983ba
  2. #7a89ae
  3. #898fa2
  4. #959696
  5. #a09c8a
  6. #aaa37d
  7. #b3aa70

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f6ba0
  2. #5873a9
  3. #607bb1
  4. #6983ba
  5. #728bc3
  6. #7a94cc
  7. #839cd5

Tones

  1. #6983ba
  2. #7285b3
  3. #7988ad
  4. #808aa6
  5. #878d9f
  6. #8d8f99
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6983ba to white

  1. #6983ba
  2. #8396c5
  3. #9caad1
  4. #b5bfdc
  5. #ced4e8
  6. #e6e9f3
  7. #ffffff

#6983ba to black

  1. #6983ba
  2. #586c98
  3. #475678
  4. #364159
  5. #262c3c
  6. #171a21
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 0.731 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 CP
      #6582be
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 2130 UP
      #7885b6
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  21. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

#6983ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6983ba foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6983ba">…</p>

#6983ba background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6983ba">…</p>

#6983ba shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6983ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915002
Binary
01101001, 10000011, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#6983ba
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.663
RGB
rgb(105, 131, 186)
RGBA
rgba(105, 131, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.310, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.489%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9862214 / 0xff6983ba
HSL
hsl(221, 37%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 37%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.741), saturation: 44% (0.435), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 220.741, saturation: 43.548%, perceived brightness: 51.601%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.694, S: 47.135, L: 54.845
Cubehelix
H: -141.283, S: 0.484, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -2.133, S: 0.117, L: 0.508
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.435), magenta: 30% (0.296), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 22.802, Y: 22.780, Z: 49.640
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.239, Y: 22.780
CIELab
L: 54.845, a: 5.316, b: -31.783
CIELuv
L: 54.845, u: -14.396, v: -49.208
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.845, C: 32.225, H: 279.496
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.845, C: 51.271, H: 253.694
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.728, a: 1.754, b: -28.256
CIECAM02
J: 43.904, C: 39.252, h: 257.968, Q: 130.546, M: 34.326, s: 51.278, H: 310.033
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -5.561, green: 1.056
LMS
L: 18.434, M: 22.928, S: 49.194
YCbCr
Y: 127.237, Cb: 155.993, Cr: 112.681
YCgCo
Y: 138.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 129.496, Db: 85.015, Dr: 46.593
YPbPr
Y: 129.422, Pb: 30.490, Pr: -15.530
xvYCC
Y: 127.151, Cb: 154.783, Cr: 114.358
YIQ
Y: 129.496, I: -33.158, Q: 11.615
YUV
Y: 129.496, U: 27.807, V: -21.491
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.767
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.057

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