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#6987d8 Hex Color Code

#6987d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6987d8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6987d8 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.94% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6987d8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 59% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.14 nm.

Color Variations

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6987d8 linear gradient to complementary #c9ca77

  1. #6987d8
  2. #8291c9
  3. #959cba
  4. #a5a7aa
  5. #b3b39a
  6. #bebe89
  7. #c9ca77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c6ebc
  2. #5676c5
  3. #5f7ecf
  4. #6987d8
  5. #7390e2
  6. #7c98eb
  7. #86a1f5

Tones

  1. #6987d8
  2. #768bcf
  3. #818fc6
  4. #8a94bd
  5. #9398b4
  6. #9a9caa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6987d8 to white

  1. #6987d8
  2. #859adf
  3. #9fade6
  4. #b8c1ec
  5. #d0d5f3
  6. #e8eaf9
  7. #ffffff

#6987d8 to black

  1. #6987d8
  2. #586fb0
  3. #47588a
  4. #374266
  5. #272e44
  6. #181a25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 0.156 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

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#6987d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6987d8 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6987d8">…</p>

#6987d8 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6987d8">…</p>

#6987d8 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6987d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6916056
Binary
01101001, 10000111, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6987d8
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 0.807
RGB
rgb(105, 135, 216)
RGBA
rgba(105, 135, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.296, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.504%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861160 / 0xff6987d8
HSL
hsl(224, 59%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 59%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.784), saturation: 51% (0.514), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 223.784, saturation: 51.389%, perceived brightness: 54.499%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.114, S: 66.664, L: 57.354
Cubehelix
H: -137.996, S: 0.680, L: 0.529
TSL
T: -2.263, S: 0.147, L: 0.530
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 38% (0.375), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 26.880, Y: 25.287, Z: 68.417
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.210, Y: 25.287
CIELab
L: 57.354, a: 12.015, b: -44.830
CIELuv
L: 57.354, u: -16.396, v: -71.671
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.354, C: 46.412, H: 285.004
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.354, C: 73.522, H: 257.114
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.286, a: 7.415, b: -45.466
CIECAM02
J: 46.329, C: 51.166, h: 260.863, Q: 134.102, M: 44.744, s: 57.763, H: 311.537
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.345, jaune: -7.915, green: 1.101
LMS
L: 19.450, M: 24.429, S: 67.706
YCbCr
Y: 132.193, Cb: 167.999, Cr: 109.079
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.264, Db: 121.473, Dr: 57.567
YPbPr
Y: 134.442, Pb: 43.950, Pr: -18.726
xvYCC
Y: 131.462, Cb: 166.607, Cr: 111.550
YIQ
Y: 135.264, I: -43.894, Q: 18.858
YUV
Y: 135.264, U: 39.731, V: -26.551
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.716
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.293

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