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#6985a3 Hex Color Code

#6985a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6985a3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6985a3 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.16% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6985a3 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 24% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.08 nm.

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#6985a3 linear gradient to complementary #9e8c6e

  1. #6985a3
  2. #75869a
  3. #7f8792
  4. #888889
  5. #908a80
  6. #978b77
  7. #9e8c6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516d8a
  2. #597592
  3. #617d9b
  4. #6985a3
  5. #718dac
  6. #7995b4
  7. #829ebd

Tints and Shades

#6985a3 to white

  1. #6985a3
  2. #8298b2
  3. #9aacc1
  4. #b3c0d0
  5. #ccd5e0
  6. #e5eaef
  7. #ffffff

#6985a3 to black

  1. #6985a3
  2. #576e86
  3. #46576a
  4. #36424f
  5. #262d35
  6. #171a1e
  7. #000000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 111-12 C
      #6987a7
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. P 111-12 U
      #7388a0
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 6155
      #5b82a0
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Colonial Blue
      #73859d
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  12. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Hampton Blue
      #617f9a
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ 65 4 220 / Arctis 15
      #70849c
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  19. AMC

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5b83a4
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  20. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  21. Sikkens

    1. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  27. Behr

    1. 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 570D-5 Americana
      #60819d
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  31. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  33. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  35. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  37. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#6985a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6985a3 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6985a3">…</p>

#6985a3 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6985a3">…</p>

#6985a3 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6985a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915491
Binary
01101001, 10000101, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6985a3
LRV
≈ 22.4%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.655
RGB
rgb(105, 133, 163)
RGBA
rgba(105, 133, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.332, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.486%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861725 / 0xff6985a3
HSL
hsl(211, 24%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 24%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.034), saturation: 36% (0.356), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 211.034, saturation: 35.583%, perceived brightness: 50.691%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.204, S: 42.344, L: 54.472
Cubehelix
H: -152.565, S: 0.331, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -1.754, S: 0.096, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.356), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 20.822, Y: 22.422, Z: 37.874
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.276, Y: 22.422
CIELab
L: 54.472, a: -2.342, b: -19.153
CIELuv
L: 54.472, u: -14.814, v: -28.103
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.472, C: 19.295, H: 263.029
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.472, C: 31.769, H: 242.204
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.352, a: -4.373, b: -14.277
CIECAM02
J: 43.573, C: 27.907, h: 245.328, Q: 130.053, M: 24.404, s: 43.318, H: 303.713
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -3.305, green: 1.434
LMS
L: 18.740, M: 23.641, S: 37.613
YCbCr
Y: 125.991, Cb: 145.314, Cr: 113.578
YCgCo
Y: 133.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 128.048, Db: 52.590, Dr: 43.834
YPbPr
Y: 129.196, Pb: 18.220, Pr: -15.380
xvYCC
Y: 126.957, Cb: 144.005, Cr: 114.490
YIQ
Y: 128.048, I: -26.318, Q: 3.413
YUV
Y: 128.048, U: 17.201, V: -20.220
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.990
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.928

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