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#6997bf Hex Color Code

#6997bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6997bf is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6997bf is comprised of 41.18% red, 59.22% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6997bf has a hue of 208° (degrees), 40% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.91 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6997bf linear gradient to complementary #b39975

  1. #6997bf
  2. #7b97b3
  3. #8998a7
  4. #96989a
  5. #a1988e
  6. #aa9982
  7. #b39975

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c7ca2
  2. #5685ac
  3. #5f8eb5
  4. #6997bf
  5. #73a0c9
  6. #7caad3
  7. #86b3dd

Tones

  1. #6997bf
  2. #7296b8
  3. #7b96b1
  4. #8295a9
  5. #8895a2
  6. #8e949b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6997bf to White

  1. #6997bf
  2. #83a8ca
  3. #9db8d4
  4. #b6cadf
  5. #cedbea
  6. #e7edf4
  7. #ffffff

#6997bf to Black

  1. #6997bf
  2. #587c9c
  3. #47627b
  4. #36495b
  5. #27323d
  6. #171c21
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

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Paints

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 0.672
    2. Blue Monet / T69-6
      #5e99bf
      ΔE = 2.677
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 542
      #6699c2
      ΔE = 0.928
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sailing Sky / 25BB 30/318
      #6297c2
      ΔE = 1.094
    2. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.933
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 1.274
    2. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 2.354
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 1.279
    2. ★ Cashmere Blue
      #5f96bf
      ΔE = 1.577
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c3
      #689ac5
      ΔE = 1.326
    2. 33-d5
      #7695b5
      ΔE = 2.708
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Campanule du Texas
      #6896c2
      ΔE = 1.374
    2. ★ Ton de bleu
      #7294b9
      ΔE = 2.045
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 35110
      #6695c1
      ΔE = 1.447
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 2.754
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.708
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.708
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.708
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 1.581
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Jacaranda - 6802
      #669bc4
      ΔE = 1.620
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 1.773
    2. 6072
      #7398c4
      ΔE = 2.788
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2010-5
      #6a97c4
      ΔE = 1.780
    2. T2014-5
      #5998c3
      ΔE = 2.392
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7271 - South Port
      #7498bf
      ΔE = 1.944
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Atlantic Surf 3
      #6d93b6
      ΔE = 1.963
    2. 25BB 30/318
      #5c99c8
      ΔE = 2.301
  18. Behr

    1. ★ Breeze PIC-27
      #6b94b6
      ΔE = 2.001
    2. ★ Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 2.058
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.060
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.060
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 2.090
  22. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.173
    2. Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 2.638
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/18
      #7098c4
      ΔE = 2.267
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 2.385
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 2.452
    2. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 2.563
  26. Duron

    1. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.475
  27. CIL

    1. Sailing Sky
      #6097c8
      ΔE = 2.536
    2. Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 2.537
  28. General Paint

    1. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 2.546
    2. Maltese / CL 2315D
      #6d9fc7
      ΔE = 2.912
  29. Ford

    1. Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 2.588
    2. Light Crystal Blue
      #7695b4
      ΔE = 2.861
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.631
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.631
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-R80B
      #7797b7
      ΔE = 2.649
  33. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 2.697
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.706
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.706
  36. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 2.856
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lazy Sunday / 803
      #5f90b7
      ΔE = 2.916

#6997bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6997bf foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6997bf">…</p>

#6997bf background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6997bf">…</p>

#6997bf shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6997bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6920127
Binary
01101001, 10010111, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#6997bf
Closest short hex
#79b ΔE = 2.603
RGB
rgb(105, 151, 191)
RGBA
rgba(105, 151, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.338, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 41.176%, yellow: 52.929%, blue: 74.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9857089 / 0xff6997bf
HSL
hsl(208, 40%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 40%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.907), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 207.907, saturation: 45.026, perceived brightness: 56.611
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.025, S: 56.237, L: 60.690
Cubehelix
H: -156.374, S: 0.494, L: 0.555
TSL
T: -2.146, S: 0.132, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 45 (0.450), magenta: 21 (0.209), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 25 (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.588), magenta: 41 (0.408), yellow: 25 (0.251)
XYZ
X: 26.293, Y: 28.896, Z: 53.472
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.266, Y: 28.896
CIELab
L: 60.690, a: -4.770, b: -25.568
CIELuv
L: 60.690, u: -22.288, v: -38.642
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.690, C: 26.009, H: 259.431
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.690, C: 44.609, H: 240.025
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.755, a: -6.763, b: -21.349
CIECAM02
J: 49.812, C: 36.590, h: 241.565, Q: 139.052, M: 31.998, s: 47.970, H: 301.904
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.204, jaune: -4.386, green: 2.242
LMS
L: 22.998, M: 30.878, S: 53.056
YCbCr
Y: 137.807, Cb: 152.368, Cr: 104.966
YCgCo
Y: 149.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 141.806, Db: 74.020, Dr: 69.998
YPbPr
Y: 144.082, Pb: 25.290, Pr: -24.840
xvYCC
Y: 139.741, Cb: 150.216, Cr: 106.180
YIQ
Y: 141.806, I: -40.253, Q: 2.718
YUV
Y: 141.806, U: 24.209, V: -32.290
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.848
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 7.506

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