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#6988e9 Hex Color Code

#6988e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6988e9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6988e9 is comprised of 41.18% red, 53.33% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6988e9 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 74% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.12 nm.

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

#6988e9 linear gradient to complementary #d3da78

  1. #6988e9
  2. #8695d8
  3. #9ca2c6
  4. #adafb4
  5. #bcbda1
  6. #c8cc8e
  7. #d3da78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a6ecc
  2. #5477d5
  3. #5f7fdf
  4. #6988e9
  5. #7391f3
  6. #7d9afd
  7. #87a3ff

Tones

  1. #6988e9
  2. #798dde
  3. #8593d4
  4. #9098c9
  5. #9a9ebf
  6. #a2a3b4
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#6988e9 to white

  1. #6988e9
  2. #879bed
  3. #a1aef1
  4. #bac1f5
  5. #d2d6f8
  6. #e9eafc
  7. #ffffff

#6988e9 to black

  1. #6988e9
  2. #5870be
  3. #485995
  4. #38436e
  5. #282e49
  6. #181a27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

#6988e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6988e9 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6988e9">…</p>

#6988e9 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #6988e9">…</p>

#6988e9 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6988e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6916329
Binary
01101001, 10001000, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#6988e9
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 0.787
RGB
rgb(105, 136, 233)
RGBA
rgba(105, 136, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.287, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.510%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9860887 / 0xff6988e9
HSL
hsl(225, 74%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 74%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.469), saturation: 55% (0.549), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 225.469, saturation: 54.936%, perceived brightness: 55.932%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.683, S: 80.813, L: 58.502
Cubehelix
H: -136.238, S: 0.797, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.335, S: 0.162, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 29.333, Y: 26.493, Z: 80.643
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.194, Y: 26.493
CIELab
L: 58.502, a: 16.762, b: -52.502
CIELuv
L: 58.502, u: -17.008, v: -84.986
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.502, C: 55.113, H: 287.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.502, C: 86.672, H: 258.683
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.471, a: 11.652, b: -56.864
CIECAM02
J: 47.433, C: 57.686, h: 262.141, Q: 135.691, M: 50.445, s: 60.973, H: 312.207
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.390, jaune: -9.320, green: 1.100
LMS
L: 19.780, M: 24.824, S: 79.752
YCbCr
Y: 134.363, Cb: 175.171, Cr: 107.504
YCgCo
Y: 152.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: -5.750
YDbDr
Y: 137.789, Db: 143.251, Dr: 62.372
YPbPr
Y: 136.381, Pb: 52.065, Pr: -19.962
xvYCC
Y: 133.127, Cb: 173.736, Cr: 110.465
YIQ
Y: 137.789, I: -49.630, Q: 23.625
YUV
Y: 137.789, U: 46.854, V: -28.766
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.245
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 3.919

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