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#6a86cb Hex Color Code

#6a86cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a86cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a86cb is comprised of 41.57% red, 52.55% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6a86cb has a hue of 223° (degrees), 48% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.94 nm.

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

#6a86cb linear gradient to complementary #bfbb76

  1. #6a86cb
  2. #7f8ebe
  3. #9097b0
  4. #9ea0a2
  5. #aaa994
  6. #b5b286
  7. #bfbb76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f6db0
  2. #5875b9
  3. #617ec2
  4. #6a86cb
  5. #738ed4
  6. #7c97de
  7. #85a0e7

Tones

  1. #6a86cb
  2. #7589c3
  3. #7e8dbb
  4. #8790b3
  5. #8e94ab
  6. #9597a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6a86cb to white

  1. #6a86cb
  2. #8599d4
  3. #9eacdd
  4. #b7c0e5
  5. #cfd5ee
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6a86cb to black

  1. #6a86cb
  2. #596ea6
  3. #485882
  4. #374260
  5. #272d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 2172 U
      #5485d4
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  17. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

#6a86cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a86cb foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6a86cb">…</p>

#6a86cb background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6a86cb">…</p>

#6a86cb shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a86cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6981323
Binary
01101010, 10000110, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6a86cb
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.194
RGB
rgb(106, 134, 203)
RGBA
rgba(106, 134, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.302, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.501%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9795893 / 0xff6a86cb
HSL
hsl(223, 48%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 48%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.680), saturation: 48% (0.478), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 222.680, saturation: 47.783%, perceived brightness: 53.480%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.844, S: 56.201, L: 56.510
Cubehelix
H: -139.171, S: 0.589, L: 0.522
TSL
T: -2.215, S: 0.133, L: 0.524
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.478), magenta: 34% (0.340), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 25.245, Y: 24.425, Z: 59.872
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.223, Y: 24.425
CIELab
L: 56.510, a: 8.857, b: -38.834
CIELuv
L: 56.510, u: -15.474, v: -61.354
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.510, C: 39.832, H: 282.848
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.510, C: 63.275, H: 255.844
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.421, a: 4.693, b: -37.233
CIECAM02
J: 45.539, C: 45.785, h: 259.936, Q: 132.955, M: 40.038, s: 54.876, H: 311.053
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -6.829, green: 1.058
LMS
L: 19.269, M: 24.064, S: 59.287
YCbCr
Y: 130.672, Cb: 162.435, Cr: 110.809
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 133.494, Db: 104.577, Dr: 52.297
YPbPr
Y: 133.004, Pb: 37.720, Pr: -17.174
xvYCC
Y: 130.227, Cb: 161.134, Cr: 112.914
YIQ
Y: 133.494, I: -38.847, Q: 15.548
YUV
Y: 133.494, U: 34.205, V: -24.121
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.501
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.945

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