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#6985a6 Hex Color Code

#6985a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6985a6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6985a6 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.16% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6985a6 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 26% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.34 nm.

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#6985a6 linear gradient to complementary #a1906e

  1. #6985a6
  2. #75879d
  3. #808894
  4. #8a8a8a
  5. #928c81
  6. #9a8e78
  7. #a1906e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516d8d
  2. #597595
  3. #617d9d
  4. #6985a6
  5. #718daf
  6. #7a96b7
  7. #829ec0

Tones

  1. #6985a6
  2. #6f85a1
  3. #75869c
  4. #7a8697
  5. #7f8792
  6. #84878d
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#6985a6 to white

  1. #6985a6
  2. #8298b4
  3. #9bacc3
  4. #b3c0d2
  5. #ccd5e1
  6. #e6eaf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6985a6 to black

  1. #6985a6
  2. #576e88
  3. #46576b
  4. #364250
  5. #262d36
  6. #171a1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 0.506 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skymist Blue
      #6988a7
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Sappire Crystal
      #5a7b97
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Sapphire Springs 5 / 50BB 27/232
      #718eb4
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 3.270 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  17. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blue Aster - 2992
      #70849b
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Niagara Blue
      #5e849d
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  22. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  23. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Stone / 9199
      #6085a4
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Piece Of Sky / 7304
      #6f8caa
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  24. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 3.188 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  27. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 34310
      #7b85a0
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  29. Sikkens

    1. T0.23.48
      #5e86a6
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. T0.20.50
      #688aa3
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7454
      #6b8fb5
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 7354-53 Lavender in a Bottle
      #657894
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  34. Levis

    1. Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  35. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  37. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25177
      #647d99
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Federal Standard 15177
      #61819a
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Madonna Blue / 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Zenith / 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  42. Duron

    1. Secure Blue
      #5680a6
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  43. Teknos

    1. GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  44. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  45. Resene

    1. Steel Blue M70-041-245
      #607c9a
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  46. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  48. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  49. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Beads / PPG1160-5
      #5a809e
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6167
      #6c7c99
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  51. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 3.890 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 33-c6
      #557fa4
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  52. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  53. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  54. CIL

    1. Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 4.144 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3030-B
      #527f9e
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  56. RAL

    1. RAL 5014 / Pigeon Blue
      #637d96
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. RAL 610-1
      #6e8fab
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  57. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  58. Bristol

    1. Blue Spell / P114-C5
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  59. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  60. Caparol

    1. H 514 / Alemannischgrau
      #707c98
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  61. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. In The Twilight / 1434
      #757e93
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  62. AMC

    1. Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #577aa2
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  63. Porter Paints

    1. Shrinking Violet / 348-5
      #5b83b2
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Ship's Harbor / 349-5
      #4d83af
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  64. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  65. Behr

    1. Silent Purple PPKB-18
      #707d94
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Approaching Storm FF67-2
      #6a7b91
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  66. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  67. Tollens

    1. Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  68. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  69. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  70. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  71. Humbrol

    1. 109 Ww1 Blue
      #4f82ad
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  72. Coronado Paint

    1. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7223 - Premiere Purple
      #6d7a99
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  73. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  74. Dutch Boy

    1. Plum Neutral
      #7c849c
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  75. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  76. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  77. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Sea Blue / T66-8
      #557e9b
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  78. Earthpaint

    1. 3-38-4 Moonstone Hue
      #7e8fae
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  79. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 20.7%

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#6985a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6985a6 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6985a6">…</p>

#6985a6 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6985a6">…</p>

#6985a6 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6985a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915494
Binary
01101001, 10000101, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6985a6
LRV
≈ 22.5%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.444
RGB
rgb(105, 133, 166)
RGBA
rgba(105, 133, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.329, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 48.702%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861722 / 0xff6985a6
HSL
hsl(212, 26%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 26%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.459), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 212.459, saturation: 36.747%, perceived brightness: 50.862%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.143, S: 43.094, L: 54.585
Cubehelix
H: -150.849, S: 0.350, L: 0.503
TSL
T: -1.806, S: 0.099, L: 0.503
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 21.094, Y: 22.530, Z: 39.306
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.272, Y: 22.530
CIELab
L: 54.585, a: -1.525, b: -20.708
CIELuv
L: 54.585, u: -14.859, v: -30.660
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.585, C: 20.764, H: 265.787
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.585, C: 34.071, H: 244.143
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.466, a: -3.740, b: -15.871
CIECAM02
J: 43.682, C: 29.321, h: 247.412, Q: 130.215, M: 25.641, s: 44.375, H: 304.729
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -3.579, green: 1.396
LMS
L: 18.753, M: 23.643, S: 39.024
YCbCr
Y: 126.285, Cb: 146.631, Cr: 113.365
YCoCg
Y: 134.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.390, Db: 56.589, Dr: 44.485
YPbPr
Y: 129.412, Pb: 19.720, Pr: -15.518
xvYCC
Y: 127.142, Cb: 145.323, Cr: 114.369
YIQ
Y: 128.390, I: -27.282, Q: 4.347
YUV
Y: 128.390, U: 18.509, V: -20.520
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.569
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 5.459

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