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#6a81be Hex Color Code

#6a81be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a81be is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a81be is comprised of 41.57% red, 50.59% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6a81be has a hue of 224° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.77 nm.

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#6a81be linear gradient to complementary #b7b371

  1. #6a81be
  2. #7c89b2
  3. #8b91a6
  4. #989999
  5. #a4a28c
  6. #aeaa7f
  7. #b7b371

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5069a4
  2. #5971ad
  3. #6179b5
  4. #6a81be
  5. #7389c7
  6. #7b91d0
  7. #849ad9

Tones

  1. #6a81be
  2. #7384b7
  3. #7b87b0
  4. #828aa9
  5. #898da2
  6. #8f919b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6a81be to white

  1. #6a81be
  2. #8495c9
  3. #9da9d4
  4. #b6bedf
  5. #ced3e9
  6. #e7e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#6a81be to black

  1. #6a81be
  2. #586a9b
  3. #47557a
  4. #37405b
  5. #272c3d
  6. #171921
  7. #000000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Saxon Blue / T62-8
      #5d7fbe
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 6037
      #5a7dc1
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  18. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 17-4037 TCX
      #5b7ebd
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. 2130 CP
      #5a7fbc
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  23. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  25. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 24.1%

#6a81be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a81be foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #6a81be">…</p>

#6a81be background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6a81be">…</p>

#6a81be shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a81be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6980030
Binary
01101010, 10000001, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6a81be
LRV
≈ 22.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.965
RGB
rgb(106, 129, 190)
RGBA
rgba(106, 129, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.304, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.486%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9797186 / 0xff6a81be
HSL
hsl(224, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 39%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.571), saturation: 44% (0.442), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 223.571, saturation: 44.211%, perceived brightness: 51.495%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.110, S: 47.582, L: 54.534
Cubehelix
H: -138.220, S: 0.512, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -2.253, S: 0.119, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.442), magenta: 32% (0.321), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 23.085, Y: 22.481, Z: 51.828
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.231, Y: 22.481
CIELab
L: 54.534, a: 7.938, b: -34.548
CIELuv
L: 54.534, u: -13.334, v: -53.923
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.534, C: 35.449, H: 282.940
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.534, C: 55.547, H: 256.110
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.414, a: 3.935, b: -31.619
CIECAM02
J: 43.610, C: 41.482, h: 260.957, Q: 130.108, M: 36.276, s: 52.803, H: 311.586
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -6.072, green: 0.841
LMS
L: 18.158, M: 22.235, S: 51.343
YCbCr
Y: 126.878, Cb: 158.183, Cr: 113.572
YCgCo
Y: 138.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 5.500
YDbDr
Y: 129.077, Db: 91.663, Dr: 43.896
YPbPr
Y: 128.493, Pb: 33.145, Pr: -14.306
xvYCC
Y: 126.353, Cb: 157.116, Cr: 115.433
YIQ
Y: 129.077, I: -33.299, Q: 14.116
YUV
Y: 129.077, U: 29.981, V: -20.246
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 0.747
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.222

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