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#6983bb Hex Color Code

#6983bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6983bb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6983bb is comprised of 41.18% red, 51.37% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6983bb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 38% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.13 nm.

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#6983bb linear gradient to complementary #b3ab71

  1. #6983bb
  2. #7b89af
  3. #8990a3
  4. #959697
  5. #a09d8b
  6. #aaa47e
  7. #b3ab71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f6ba1
  2. #5873aa
  3. #607bb2
  4. #6983bb
  5. #728bc4
  6. #7a94cd
  7. #839cd6

Tones

  1. #6983bb
  2. #7285b4
  3. #7a88ad
  4. #818aa7
  5. #878da0
  6. #8d8f99
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6983bb to white

  1. #6983bb
  2. #8396c6
  3. #9caad2
  4. #b5bfdd
  5. #ced4e8
  6. #e6e9f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6983bb to black

  1. #6983bb
  2. #586c99
  3. #475678
  4. #364159
  5. #262c3c
  6. #171a21
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  4. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Deep Egyptian Blue / HC11
      #6281ba
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Pale Moorish Blue / HC53
      #567cba
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. FolkArt

    1. ★ Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Blueberry Popover / 248-5
      #5287c0
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Blue Violet 147-6
      #577abf
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  18. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  21. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  22. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.034 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 3.068 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 3.177 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4217 Heather Highland 64BB 23/310
      #5c7ab0
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  29. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  32. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  33. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  34. Dulux

    1. 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 61BB 28/291
      #7290c0
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  36. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  37. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  39. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6c8dc7
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  41. ECOS Paints

    1. Caribbean Current (0598)
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Parkwater (0612)
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  43. Taubmans

    1. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Midnight Purple / T10 37C-1
      #7078b0
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  45. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  46. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2115 CP
      #7c87bf
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 652
      #788cb3
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  47. Valspar Paint

    1. Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  48. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  49. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  50. Asian Paints

    1. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  51. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  52. Peintures MF

    1. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  53. Olympic

    1. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 4.199 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  54. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 4.220 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  55. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  56. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  57. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  58. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  59. Glidden

    1. Blueberry Popover / PPG1244-5
      #5488c0
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  62. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  63. Matthews Paint

    1. Cornwall Blue / 965
      #7084a9
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Diner Door Blue / 973
      #5c76af
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  64. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  65. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  66. Dutch Boy

    1. Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  67. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  68. Berger

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  69. Vista Paint

    1. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  70. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  71. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  72. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  73. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Pharaoh's Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

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#6983bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6983bb foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6983bb">…</p>

#6983bb background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #6983bb">…</p>

#6983bb shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6983bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915003
Binary
01101001, 10000011, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#6983bb
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.844
RGB
rgb(105, 131, 187)
RGBA
rgba(105, 131, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.310, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 48.918%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9862213 / 0xff6983bb
HSL
hsl(221, 38%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 38%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.976), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 220.976, saturation: 43.850%, perceived brightness: 51.664%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.936, S: 47.385, L: 54.889
Cubehelix
H: -141.024, S: 0.491, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -2.143, S: 0.119, L: 0.508
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 30% (0.299), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 22.909, Y: 22.822, Z: 50.202
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.238, Y: 22.822
CIELab
L: 54.889, a: 5.610, b: -32.286
CIELuv
L: 54.889, u: -14.415, v: -50.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.889, C: 32.769, H: 279.857
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.889, C: 52.094, H: 253.936
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.773, a: 1.995, b: -28.864
CIECAM02
J: 43.946, C: 39.711, h: 258.224, Q: 130.608, M: 34.727, s: 51.564, H: 310.165
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.271, jaune: -5.652, green: 1.047
LMS
L: 18.439, M: 22.929, S: 49.748
YCbCr
Y: 127.335, Cb: 156.432, Cr: 112.610
YCoCg
Y: 138.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.610, Db: 86.348, Dr: 46.810
YPbPr
Y: 129.494, Pb: 30.990, Pr: -15.576
xvYCC
Y: 127.212, Cb: 155.223, Cr: 114.318
YIQ
Y: 129.610, I: -33.479, Q: 11.926
YUV
Y: 129.610, U: 28.243, V: -21.591
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.848
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.065

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