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Pantone / PMS 2718 U / #6a87d8 Hex Color Code

#6a87d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a87d8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a87d8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 52.94% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6a87d8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 59% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.99 nm.

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  3. Curacao, Netherlands Antilles

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#6a87d8 linear gradient to complementary #c9ca78

  1. #6a87d8
  2. #8391c9
  3. #969cba
  4. #a5a7ab
  5. #b3b39b
  6. #bfbe8a
  7. #c9ca78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d6ebc
  2. #5776c5
  3. #607ecf
  4. #6a87d8
  5. #7490e2
  6. #7d98eb
  7. #86a1f5

Tones

  1. #6a87d8
  2. #778bcf
  3. #818fc6
  4. #8b94bd
  5. #9398b4
  6. #9a9caa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6a87d8 to white

  1. #6a87d8
  2. #869adf
  3. #a0ade6
  4. #b8c1ec
  5. #d0d5f3
  6. #e8eaf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a87d8 to black

  1. #6a87d8
  2. #596fb0
  3. #48588a
  4. #384266
  5. #282e44
  6. #181a25
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
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      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Apple Barrel

    1. Blue Kazoo / 99263E
      #5887da
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.136 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      #7287c6
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
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    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.525 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.525 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6270
      #8287c0
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
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      #657cc7
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Shining Orchid / T08 23-3
      #798dc5
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  23. Behr

    1. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
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      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
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      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  26. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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      #537ccd
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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#6a87d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a87d8 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6a87d8">…</p>

#6a87d8 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #6a87d8">…</p>

#6a87d8 shadow

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

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a87d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6981592
Binary
01101010, 10000111, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6a87d8
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 0.834
RGB
rgb(106, 135, 216)
RGBA
rgba(106, 135, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.295, b: 0.473
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 50.568%, blue: 84.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9795624 / 0xff6a87d8
HSL
hsl(224, 59%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 59%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.182), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 224.182, saturation: 50.926%, perceived brightness: 54.588%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.348, S: 66.614, L: 57.413
Cubehelix
H: -137.576, S: 0.676, L: 0.530
TSL
T: -2.280, S: 0.145, L: 0.532
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 38% (0.375), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 26.998, Y: 25.348, Z: 68.422
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.210, Y: 25.348
CIELab
L: 57.413, a: 12.242, b: -44.733
CIELuv
L: 57.413, u: -16.062, v: -71.552
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.413, C: 46.378, H: 285.305
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.413, C: 73.332, H: 257.348
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.347, a: 7.613, b: -45.333
CIECAM02
J: 46.409, C: 51.004, h: 261.258, Q: 134.218, M: 44.602, s: 57.646, H: 311.744
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.344, jaune: -7.901, green: 1.046
LMS
L: 19.562, M: 24.450, S: 67.712
YCbCr
Y: 132.450, Cb: 167.851, Cr: 109.518
YCoCg
Y: 148.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 135.563, Db: 121.023, Dr: 56.234
YPbPr
Y: 134.655, Pb: 43.835, Pr: -18.226
xvYCC
Y: 131.645, Cb: 166.506, Cr: 111.990
YIQ
Y: 135.563, I: -43.298, Q: 19.070
YUV
Y: 135.563, U: 39.584, V: -25.936
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.770
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.327

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