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#6989ce Hex Color Code

#6989ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6989ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6989ce is comprised of 41.18% red, 53.73% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6989ce has a hue of 221° (degrees), 51% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.68 nm.

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

#6989ce linear gradient to complementary #c0ba77

  1. #6989ce
  2. #7f91c0
  3. #9098b2
  4. #9ea1a4
  5. #aba996
  6. #b6b187
  7. #c0ba77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d70b2
  2. #5678bb
  3. #6080c5
  4. #6989ce
  5. #7292d7
  6. #7c9ae1
  7. #85a3eb

Tones

  1. #6989ce
  2. #748cc6
  3. #7e8fbd
  4. #8792b5
  5. #8f95ad
  6. #9699a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6989ce to white

  1. #6989ce
  2. #859cd6
  3. #9eafdf
  4. #b7c2e7
  5. #cfd6ef
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6989ce to black

  1. #6989ce
  2. #5871a8
  3. #475a84
  4. #374362
  5. #272e41
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 0.738 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2129 C
      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  16. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  17. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

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#6989ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6989ce foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6989ce">…</p>

#6989ce background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #6989ce">…</p>

#6989ce shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6989ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6916558
Binary
01101001, 10001001, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#6989ce
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 0.701
RGB
rgb(105, 137, 206)
RGBA
rgba(105, 137, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.306, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.507%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9860658 / 0xff6989ce
HSL
hsl(221, 51%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 51%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.990), saturation: 49% (0.490), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 220.990, saturation: 49.029%, perceived brightness: 54.270%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.653, S: 57.790, L: 57.414
Cubehelix
H: -141.008, S: 0.607, L: 0.529
TSL
T: -2.144, S: 0.138, L: 0.531
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.490), magenta: 33% (0.335), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 25.908, Y: 25.349, Z: 61.908
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.224, Y: 25.349
CIELab
L: 57.414, a: 7.753, b: -39.113
CIELuv
L: 57.414, u: -16.977, v: -61.857
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.414, C: 39.874, H: 281.212
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.414, C: 64.145, H: 254.653
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.348, a: 3.745, b: -37.660
CIECAM02
J: 46.421, C: 46.403, h: 258.170, Q: 134.236, M: 40.579, s: 54.982, H: 310.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -6.865, green: 1.270
LMS
L: 19.822, M: 25.179, S: 61.303
YCbCr
Y: 132.221, Cb: 163.027, Cr: 109.053
YCgCo
Y: 146.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 135.298, Db: 106.377, Dr: 57.629
YPbPr
Y: 135.152, Pb: 38.180, Pr: -19.174
xvYCC
Y: 132.072, Cb: 161.539, Cr: 111.157
YIQ
Y: 135.298, I: -41.230, Q: 14.702
YUV
Y: 135.298, U: 34.794, V: -26.581
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.474
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.731

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