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#6985b5 Hex Color Code

#6985b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6985b5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6985b5 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.16% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #6985b5 has a hue of 218° (degrees), 34% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.68 nm.

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#6985b5 linear gradient to complementary #ada171

  1. #6985b5
  2. #7989aa
  3. #868e9f
  4. #919294
  5. #9b9789
  6. #a59c7d
  7. #ada171

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #506d9b
  2. #5875a4
  3. #607dac
  4. #6985b5
  5. #728dbe
  6. #7a96c7
  7. #839ed0

Tones

  1. #6985b5
  2. #7187af
  3. #7888a8
  4. #7f8aa2
  5. #848c9c
  6. #8a8d95
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#6985b5 to white

  1. #6985b5
  2. #8398c1
  3. #9caccd
  4. #b5c0da
  5. #cdd5e6
  6. #e6eaf3
  7. #ffffff

#6985b5 to black

  1. #6985b5
  2. #586e94
  3. #475775
  4. #364157
  5. #262d3a
  6. #171a20
  7. #000000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 0.681 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3936 TCX
      #6384b8
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 2382 UP
      #5883b6
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  5. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6124
      #7685b1
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
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    1. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Shrinking Violet / 348-5
      #5b83b2
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
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    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
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      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Violet Twist
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      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
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    1. ★ Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  23. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
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    1. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Park Water B4-C2-1
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      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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#6985b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6985b5 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6985b5">…</p>

#6985b5 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #6985b5">…</p>

#6985b5 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6985b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915509
Binary
01101001, 10000101, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#6985b5
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.393
RGB
rgb(105, 133, 181)
RGBA
rgba(105, 133, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.317, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.492%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861707 / 0xff6985b5
HSL
hsl(218, 34%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 34%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.895), saturation: 42% (0.420), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 217.895, saturation: 41.989%, perceived brightness: 51.751%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.860, S: 46.800, L: 55.189
Cubehelix
H: -144.478, S: 0.447, L: 0.509
TSL
T: -2.016, S: 0.113, L: 0.510
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.420), magenta: 27% (0.265), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 22.551, Y: 23.113, Z: 46.980
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.249, Y: 23.113
CIELab
L: 55.189, a: 2.689, b: -28.390
CIELuv
L: 55.189, u: -15.091, v: -43.483
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.189, C: 28.517, H: 275.411
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.189, C: 46.027, H: 250.860
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.076, a: -0.405, b: -24.285
CIECAM02
J: 44.254, C: 36.374, h: 254.679, Q: 131.065, M: 31.809, s: 49.264, H: 308.351
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -4.945, green: 1.230
LMS
L: 18.825, M: 23.654, S: 46.582
YCbCr
Y: 127.755, Cb: 153.216, Cr: 112.300
YCgCo
Y: 138.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.100, Db: 76.584, Dr: 47.740
YPbPr
Y: 130.492, Pb: 27.220, Pr: -16.208
xvYCC
Y: 128.070, Cb: 151.911, Cr: 113.762
YIQ
Y: 130.100, I: -32.101, Q: 9.014
YUV
Y: 130.100, U: 25.049, V: -22.020
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.811
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.363

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