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#6988b9 Hex Color Code

#6988b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6988b9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6988b9 is comprised of 41.18% red, 53.33% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #6988b9 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 36% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.06 nm.

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#6988b9 linear gradient to complementary #afa273

  1. #6988b9
  2. #798cae
  3. #8790a2
  4. #939597
  5. #9d998b
  6. #a69d7f
  7. #afa273

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f6f9e
  2. #5877a7
  3. #6080b0
  4. #6988b9
  5. #7290c2
  6. #7b99cb
  7. #83a2d4

Tones

  1. #6988b9
  2. #7189b2
  3. #798bac
  4. #808ca5
  5. #868e9e
  6. #8c8f98
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6988b9 to White

  1. #6988b9
  2. #839bc5
  3. #9caed0
  4. #b5c2dc
  5. #ced6e8
  6. #e6eaf3
  7. #ffffff

#6988b9 to Black

  1. #6988b9
  2. #587097
  3. #475977
  4. #364358
  5. #262e3b
  6. #171a21
  7. #000000

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  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 0.398
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 0.487
    2. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.656
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 0.923
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.105
    2. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.538
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 1.144
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.765
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 1.186
    2. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 2.244
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 1.307
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.505
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.483
    2. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 1.933
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.538
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.903
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. ★ 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 1.788
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.593
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 1.688
    2. Pail
      #678ebd
      ΔE = 2.632
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 1.701
    2. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.511
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 1.712
    2. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.320
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 2
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 1.874
    2. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.839
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 1.891
    2. Celestial Sky / T10 40E-2
      #668dbc
      ΔE = 2.380
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.50
      #628cc0
      ΔE = 2.057
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.126
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 2.209
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 2.250
    2. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 2.913
  21. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.273
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.334
  23. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.356
  24. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.392
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.746
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 2.856
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.892
  27. Asian Paints

    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 2.915
  28. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.934
    2. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.998
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 2.953
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.954
  31. Plascon

    1. Park Water B4-C2-1
      #5884bc
      ΔE = 2.960

#6988b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6988b9 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6988b9">…</p>

#6988b9 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #6988b9">…</p>

#6988b9 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6988b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6916281
Binary
01101001, 10001000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#6988b9
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 0.582
RGB
rgb(105, 136, 185)
RGBA
rgba(105, 136, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.319, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.499%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9860935 / 0xff6988b9
HSL
hsl(217, 36%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 36%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.750), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 216.750, saturation: 43.243%, perceived brightness: 52.694%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.930, S: 49.079, L: 56.201
Cubehelix
H: -145.793, S: 0.468, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -1.970, S: 0.118, L: 0.519
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 26% (0.265), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 23.384, Y: 24.113, Z: 49.312
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.249, Y: 24.113
CIELab
L: 56.201, a: 2.092, b: -29.105
CIELuv
L: 56.201, u: -16.333, v: -44.703
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.201, C: 29.180, H: 274.111
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.201, C: 47.593, H: 249.930
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.105, a: -0.931, b: -25.166
CIECAM02
J: 45.251, C: 37.402, h: 253.324, Q: 132.534, M: 32.707, s: 49.678, H: 307.666
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -5.062, green: 1.381
LMS
L: 19.487, M: 24.780, S: 48.891
YCbCr
Y: 129.659, Cb: 154.099, Cr: 110.912
YCgCo
Y: 140.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.317, Db: 79.267, Dr: 51.956
YPbPr
Y: 132.925, Pb: 28.065, Pr: -17.754
xvYCC
Y: 130.159, Cb: 152.653, Cr: 112.404
YIQ
Y: 132.317, I: -34.209, Q: 8.690
YUV
Y: 132.317, U: 25.926, V: -23.965
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.230
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.196

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