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#6a8ad8 Hex Color Code

#6a8ad8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8ad8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a8ad8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 54.12% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8ad8 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 59% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.75 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6a8ad8 linear gradient to complementary #c8c57a

  1. #6a8ad8
  2. #8293c9
  3. #959dba
  4. #a4a6ab
  5. #b2b09c
  6. #bebb8b
  7. #c8c57a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d70bb
  2. #5779c5
  3. #6081ce
  4. #6a8ad8
  5. #7493e2
  6. #7d9ceb
  7. #87a5f5

Tones

  1. #6a8ad8
  2. #778ecf
  3. #8191c6
  4. #8b95bd
  5. #9399b4
  6. #9a9daa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6a8ad8 to white

  1. #6a8ad8
  2. #869cdf
  3. #a0afe5
  4. #b8c3ec
  5. #d0d6f3
  6. #e8eaf9
  7. #ffffff

#6a8ad8 to black

  1. #6a8ad8
  2. #5972b0
  3. #485a8a
  4. #384466
  5. #282e44
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ 2129 C
      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

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#6a8ad8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8ad8 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6a8ad8">…</p>

#6a8ad8 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6a8ad8">…</p>

#6a8ad8 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8ad8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6982360
Binary
01101010, 10001010, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6a8ad8
LRV
≈ 26.2%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.452
RGB
rgb(106, 138, 216)
RGBA
rgba(106, 138, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.300, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.513%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9794856 / 0xff6a8ad8
HSL
hsl(223, 59%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 59%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.545), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 222.545, saturation: 50.926%, perceived brightness: 55.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.142, S: 65.856, L: 58.224
Cubehelix
H: -139.316, S: 0.669, L: 0.537
TSL
T: -2.209, S: 0.145, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 27.423, Y: 26.197, Z: 68.564
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.214, Y: 26.197
CIELab
L: 58.224, a: 10.462, b: -43.454
CIELuv
L: 58.224, u: -17.131, v: -69.441
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.224, C: 44.695, H: 283.536
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.224, C: 71.523, H: 256.142
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.183, a: 6.066, b: -43.596
CIECAM02
J: 47.233, C: 50.159, h: 259.690, Q: 135.405, M: 43.864, s: 56.916, H: 310.925
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -7.655, green: 1.215
LMS
L: 20.215, M: 25.593, S: 67.864
YCbCr
Y: 133.962, Cb: 166.978, Cr: 108.414
YCgCo
Y: 149.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.324, Db: 118.374, Dr: 59.582
YPbPr
Y: 136.800, Pb: 42.680, Pr: -19.588
xvYCC
Y: 133.487, Cb: 165.491, Cr: 110.793
YIQ
Y: 137.324, I: -44.121, Q: 17.502
YUV
Y: 137.324, U: 38.718, V: -27.481
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.886
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.503

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