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#6983c1 Hex Color Code

#6983c1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6983c1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6983c1 is comprised of 41.18% red, 51.37% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6983c1 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 42% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.32 nm.

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#6983c1 linear gradient to complementary #b9b371

  1. #6983c1
  2. #7c8ab4
  3. #8c92a8
  4. #999a9b
  5. #a5a28d
  6. #b0ab80
  7. #b9b371

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f6ba7
  2. #5873af
  3. #607bb8
  4. #6983c1
  5. #728bca
  6. #7a94d3
  7. #839cdc

Tones

  1. #6983c1
  2. #7386ba
  3. #7b89b2
  4. #828cab
  5. #898fa4
  6. #8f929c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6983c1 to white

  1. #6983c1
  2. #8496cb
  3. #9daad6
  4. #b6bfe0
  5. #ced4ea
  6. #e7e9f5
  7. #ffffff

#6983c1 to black

  1. #6983c1
  2. #586c9e
  3. #47567c
  4. #36415c
  5. #272c3e
  6. #171a22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 0.574 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  15. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  23. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. 17-4037 TCX
      #5b7ebd
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 2130 CP
      #5a7fbc
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 21.7%

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#6983c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6983c1 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #6983c1">…</p>

#6983c1 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6983c1">…</p>

#6983c1 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6983c1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915009
Binary
01101001, 10000011, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#6983c1
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.209
RGB
rgb(105, 131, 193)
RGBA
rgba(105, 131, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.305, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9862207 / 0xff6983c1
HSL
hsl(222, 42%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 42%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.273), saturation: 46% (0.456), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 222.273, saturation: 45.596%, perceived brightness: 52.050%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.243, S: 49.282, L: 55.159
Cubehelix
H: -139.610, S: 0.532, L: 0.510
TSL
T: -2.198, S: 0.125, L: 0.511
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.456), magenta: 32% (0.321), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 23.565, Y: 23.085, Z: 53.656
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.230, Y: 23.085
CIELab
L: 55.159, a: 7.385, b: -35.284
CIELuv
L: 55.159, u: -14.530, v: -55.161
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.159, C: 36.048, H: 281.821
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.159, C: 57.042, H: 255.243
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.047, a: 3.464, b: -32.579
CIECAM02
J: 44.199, C: 42.432, h: 259.582, Q: 130.984, M: 37.106, s: 53.225, H: 310.869
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.291, jaune: -6.193, green: 1.000
LMS
L: 18.472, M: 22.934, S: 53.150
YCbCr
Y: 127.923, Cb: 159.066, Cr: 112.184
YCgCo
Y: 140.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.294, Db: 94.346, Dr: 48.112
YPbPr
Y: 129.926, Pb: 33.990, Pr: -15.852
xvYCC
Y: 127.584, Cb: 157.858, Cr: 114.075
YIQ
Y: 130.294, I: -35.407, Q: 13.793
YUV
Y: 130.294, U: 30.859, V: -22.191
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.215
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.311

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