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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
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 1.378
    2. 6155
      #5b82a0
      ΔE = 2.971
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.614
    2. 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.803
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 1.650
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.665
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.339
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.665
    2. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.339
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 1.863
    2. Colonial Blue
      #73859d
      ΔE = 2.511
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 1.871
    2. Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 2.662
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.876
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.883
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 1.937
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 2.089
    2. Hampton Blue
      #617f9a
      ΔE = 2.882
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.143
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 2.175
    2. ★ 65 4 220 / Arctis 15
      #70849c
      ΔE = 2.188
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.295
    2. Medium Blue
      #5b83a4
      ΔE = 2.655
  18. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 2.318
  19. Sikkens

    1. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.321
    2. T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 2.971
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.341
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.761
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.341
    2. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.818
  22. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.362
    2. Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 2.391
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.362
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.441
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.876
  25. Behr

    1. 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 2.451
    2. 570D-5 Americana
      #60819d
      ΔE = 2.483
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.451
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.512
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.625
    2. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.696
  29. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.657
  30. Peintures MF

    1. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.684
    2. Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 2.931
  31. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 2.707
  32. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 2.732
  33. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.742
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.839
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 2.948
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 2.954
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.972

#6985a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6985a3 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6985a3">…</p>

#6985a3 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #6985a3">…</p>

#6985a3 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<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
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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