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#6a81bc Hex Color Code

#6a81bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a81bc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a81bc is comprised of 41.57% red, 50.59% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6a81bc has a hue of 223° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.01 nm.

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#6a81bc linear gradient to complementary #b5b071

  1. #6a81bc
  2. #7c88b0
  3. #8a90a4
  4. #979898
  5. #a2a08c
  6. #aca87f
  7. #b5b071

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5169a2
  2. #5971ab
  3. #6279b3
  4. #6a81bc
  5. #7389c5
  6. #7b91ce
  7. #849ad7

Tones

  1. #6a81bc
  2. #7384b5
  3. #7b87ae
  4. #818aa8
  5. #888da1
  6. #8e909a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6a81bc to white

  1. #6a81bc
  2. #8495c7
  3. #9da9d2
  4. #b6bede
  5. #ced3e9
  6. #e6e9f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a81bc to black

  1. #6a81bc
  2. #586a9a
  3. #475579
  4. #37405a
  5. #272c3c
  6. #171921
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Blooming Lilac / 7166
      #7f80ae
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Patterson Blue / T61-7
      #5c78b1
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10457
      #777bb6
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 70 14 260 / Lazur 150
      #647cc4
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  14. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7214 - Purple Wave
      #6379b3
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 3.144 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #7278b1
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 3.188 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  26. Brillux

    1. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 3.203 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 51.15.21
      #7e7dae
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  27. Glidden

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 3.323 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Bright Cornflower Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #537db9
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  28. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  29. New Look

    1. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Alluring Lavender / 40C-6
      #8281af
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  32. Disney

    1. 3C-10-4 Hunny Pot Purple
      #6c78ad
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7352-53 Bilberry Jelly
      #737ba5
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  35. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 3.797 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Rare Blue / 9166
      #537cbb
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Purple Robe / 7214
      #7078b7
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  37. Olympic

    1. Midnight Purple A45-5
      #6878ab
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. 4217 Heather Highland 64BB 23/310
      #5c7ab0
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  39. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. New Heidt
      #7b7ea9
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  40. Plascon

    1. Baby Porpoise B6-D2-1
      #7078b4
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  41. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  42. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  43. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  44. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  46. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  47. Duron

    1. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  48. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  49. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  50. Ford

    1. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  51. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  52. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6c8dc7
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  53. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7675 C
      #7c7fab
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 7456
      #7878b0
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  55. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Raincheck / CL 2445D
      #7f80ab
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  56. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  57. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  58. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Pharaoh's Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  60. Vista Paint

    1. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  61. Scib Paints

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  62. Berger

    1. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  63. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  64. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

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#6a81bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a81bc foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6a81bc">…</p>

#6a81bc background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6a81bc">…</p>

#6a81bc shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a81bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6980028
Binary
01101010, 10000001, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6a81bc
LRV
≈ 22.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 3.169
RGB
rgb(106, 129, 188)
RGBA
rgba(106, 129, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.305, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 48.613%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9797188 / 0xff6a81bc
HSL
hsl(223, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.171), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 223.171, saturation: 43.617%, perceived brightness: 51.367%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.726, S: 46.032, L: 54.443
Cubehelix
H: -138.646, S: 0.499, L: 0.504
TSL
T: -2.236, S: 0.117, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 22.868, Y: 22.394, Z: 50.685
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.233, Y: 22.394
CIELab
L: 54.443, a: 7.349, b: -33.548
CIELuv
L: 54.443, u: -13.287, v: -52.226
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.443, C: 34.344, H: 282.356
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.443, C: 53.890, H: 255.726
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.323, a: 3.445, b: -30.377
CIECAM02
J: 43.526, C: 40.567, h: 260.563, Q: 129.982, M: 35.476, s: 52.242, H: 311.380
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -5.891, green: 0.856
LMS
L: 18.147, M: 22.233, S: 50.217
YCbCr
Y: 126.682, Cb: 157.305, Cr: 113.714
YCoCg
Y: 138.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.849, Db: 88.997, Dr: 43.462
YPbPr
Y: 128.349, Pb: 32.145, Pr: -14.214
xvYCC
Y: 126.229, Cb: 156.237, Cr: 115.514
YIQ
Y: 128.849, I: -32.656, Q: 13.493
YUV
Y: 128.849, U: 29.109, V: -20.046
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.166
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.110

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