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#6996dd Hex Color Code

#6996dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6996dd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6996dd is comprised of 41.18% red, 58.82% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #6996dd has a hue of 217° (degrees), 63% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.43 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6996dd linear gradient to complementary #c5ba81

  1. #6996dd
  2. #819cce
  3. #93a1bf
  4. #a2a7b0
  5. #afada1
  6. #bbb491
  7. #c5ba81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #497abf
  2. #5483c9
  3. #5f8dd3
  4. #6996dd
  5. #739fe7
  6. #7ea9f2
  7. #88b3fc

Tones

  1. #6996dd
  2. #7798d3
  3. #829aca
  4. #8c9cc0
  5. #949eb6
  6. #9ca1ad
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6996dd to white

  1. #6996dd
  2. #86a7e3
  3. #a0b8e9
  4. #b8c9ee
  5. #d0dbf4
  6. #e8edfa
  7. #ffffff

#6996dd to black

  1. #6996dd
  2. #587bb4
  3. #47628d
  4. #374968
  5. #273245
  6. #181c25
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2381 C
      #5e93db
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. 659
      #7896cf
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6030
      #7796d0
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  8. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  13. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  14. Brillux

    1. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 31.2%

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#6996dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6996dd foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6996dd">…</p>

#6996dd background

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #6996dd">…</p>

#6996dd shadow

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

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6996dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6919901
Binary
01101001, 10010110, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#6996dd
LRV
≈ 30.0%
Closest short hex
#69d ΔE = 1.646
RGB
rgb(105, 150, 221)
RGBA
rgba(105, 150, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.221, g: 0.315, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.539%, blue: 0.867%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9857315 / 0xff6996dd
HSL
hsl(217, 63%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 63%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.724), saturation: 52% (0.525), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 216.724, saturation: 52.489%, perceived brightness: 58.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.456, S: 67.269, L: 61.684
Cubehelix
H: -145.822, S: 0.689, L: 0.566
TSL
T: -1.969, S: 0.153, L: 0.567
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.525), magenta: 32% (0.321), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 13% (0.133)
XYZ
X: 29.779, Y: 30.034, Z: 72.621
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.227, Y: 30.034
CIELab
L: 61.684, a: 4.750, b: -40.804
CIELuv
L: 61.684, u: -21.832, v: -65.082
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.684, C: 41.080, H: 276.640
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.684, C: 68.646, H: 251.456
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.803, a: 1.086, b: -40.203
CIECAM02
J: 50.783, C: 49.175, h: 253.516, Q: 140.401, M: 43.003, s: 55.343, H: 307.763
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.298, jaune: -7.126, green: 1.904
LMS
L: 22.931, M: 30.474, S: 71.913
YCbCr
Y: 140.243, Cb: 165.829, Cr: 103.204
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 144.639, Db: 114.893, Dr: 75.392
YPbPr
Y: 145.527, Pb: 40.675, Pr: -25.766
xvYCC
Y: 140.982, Cb: 163.730, Cr: 105.366
YIQ
Y: 144.639, I: -49.617, Q: 12.575
YUV
Y: 144.639, U: 37.578, V: -34.776
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.570
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 4.323

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