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

#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

#6a81bc to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.615 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  3. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 CP
      #657fb8
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  9. Behr

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

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  12. 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%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

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

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2007-2
      #6679b3
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 19.8%

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#6a81bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a81bc foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

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

#6a81bc background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6a81bc">…</p>

#6a81bc shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.416%, yellow: 0.486%, blue: 0.737%
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
YCgCo
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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