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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.

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#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 / #fff

#6987d8 to black

  1. #6987d8
  2. #586fb0
  3. #47588a
  4. #374266
  5. #272e44
  6. #181a25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  2. Brighto Paints

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

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  8. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  13. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  15. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.088 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Shining Orchid / T08 23-3
      #798dc5
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  19. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  21. Behr

    1. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  24. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

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#6987d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6987d8 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: #6987d8">…</p>

#6987d8 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6987d8">…</p>

#6987d8 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<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: 41.176%, yellow: 50.438%, blue: 84.706%
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
YCoCg
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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