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#6985e2 Hex Color Code

#6985e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6985e2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6985e2 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.16% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6985e2 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 68% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.95 nm.

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#6985e2 linear gradient to complementary #cfd774

  1. #6985e2
  2. #8592d1
  3. #9a9fc0
  4. #aaacaf
  5. #b8ba9c
  6. #c5c989
  7. #cfd774

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b6cc6
  2. #5574cf
  3. #5f7dd8
  4. #6985e2
  5. #738eec
  6. #7c96f5
  7. #869fff

Tones

  1. #6985e2
  2. #778ad8
  3. #838fce
  4. #8e95c4
  5. #969aba
  6. #9e9faf
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#6985e2 to white

  1. #6985e2
  2. #8698e7
  3. #a1acec
  4. #b9c0f1
  5. #d1d4f6
  6. #e8eafb
  7. #ffffff

#6985e2 to black

  1. #6985e2
  2. #586eb8
  3. #485790
  4. #38416a
  5. #282d47
  6. #181a26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

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#6985e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6985e2 foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6985e2">…</p>

#6985e2 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6985e2">…</p>

#6985e2 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6985e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915554
Binary
01101001, 10000101, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#6985e2
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 1.855
RGB
rgb(105, 133, 226)
RGBA
rgba(105, 133, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.287, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.501%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861662 / 0xff6985e2
HSL
hsl(226, 68%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 68%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.116), saturation: 54% (0.535), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 226.116, saturation: 53.540%, perceived brightness: 54.765%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.950, S: 75.410, L: 57.335
Cubehelix
H: -135.575, S: 0.755, L: 0.529
TSL
T: -2.364, S: 0.157, L: 0.530
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.535), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 27.936, Y: 25.267, Z: 75.342
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.197, Y: 25.267
CIELab
L: 57.335, a: 16.341, b: -50.458
CIELuv
L: 57.335, u: -15.876, v: -81.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.335, C: 53.038, H: 287.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.335, C: 82.831, H: 258.950
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.267, a: 11.237, b: -53.680
CIECAM02
J: 46.271, C: 55.769, h: 262.811, Q: 134.019, M: 48.769, s: 60.324, H: 312.560
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.383, jaune: -8.956, green: 0.957
LMS
L: 19.091, M: 23.695, S: 74.518
YCbCr
Y: 132.165, Cb: 172.971, Cr: 109.105
YCgCo
Y: 149.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -4.000
YDbDr
Y: 135.230, Db: 136.569, Dr: 57.505
YPbPr
Y: 133.732, Pb: 49.720, Pr: -18.278
xvYCC
Y: 130.852, Cb: 171.676, Cr: 111.944
YIQ
Y: 135.230, I: -46.558, Q: 23.015
YUV
Y: 135.230, U: 44.669, V: -26.521
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.065
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 4.299

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