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#6a8ee4 Hex Color Code

#6a8ee4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8ee4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a8ee4 is comprised of 41.57% red, 55.69% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8ee4 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 69% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.66 nm.

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#6a8ee4 linear gradient to complementary #cfce7f

  1. #6a8ee4
  2. #8598d4
  3. #99a2c4
  4. #aaadb4
  5. #b8b8a3
  6. #c4c392
  7. #cfce7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b73c6
  2. #557cd0
  3. #6085da
  4. #6a8ee4
  5. #7497ee
  6. #7ea0f8
  7. #88aaff / #8af

Tones

  1. #6a8ee4
  2. #7992da
  3. #8596d0
  4. #8f9ac6
  5. #989ebc
  6. #a0a3b1
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#6a8ee4 to white

  1. #6a8ee4
  2. #87a0e9
  3. #a1b2ee
  4. #bac5f2
  5. #d1d8f7
  6. #e8ebfb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a8ee4 to black

  1. #6a8ee4
  2. #5975ba
  3. #485d92
  4. #38456b
  5. #282f47
  6. #181b26
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 U
      #6490e8
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  5. Apple Barrel

    1. Blue Kazoo / 99263E
      #5887da
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  10. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  11. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  12. Behr

    1. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  13. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  15. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  16. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  19. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  21. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade F
      #6d98de
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 27.8%

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#6a8ee4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8ee4 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6a8ee4">…</p>

#6a8ee4 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6a8ee4">…</p>

#6a8ee4 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8ee4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6983396
Binary
01101010, 10001110, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#6a8ee4
LRV
≈ 28.0%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.220
RGB
rgb(106, 142, 228)
RGBA
rgba(106, 142, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.223, g: 0.298, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 52.470%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9793820 / 0xff6a8ee4
HSL
hsl(222, 69%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 69%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.295), saturation: 54% (0.535), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 222.295, saturation: 53.509%, perceived brightness: 56.994%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.295, S: 75.395, L: 59.897
Cubehelix
H: -139.586, S: 0.745, L: 0.552
TSL
T: -2.199, S: 0.156, L: 0.553
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.535), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 29.616, Y: 28.009, Z: 77.229
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.208, Y: 28.009
CIELab
L: 59.897, a: 11.829, b: -47.505
CIELuv
L: 59.897, u: -18.687, v: -76.628
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.897, C: 48.956, H: 283.983
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.897, C: 78.874, H: 256.295
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.924, a: 7.270, b: -49.472
CIECAM02
J: 48.914, C: 53.935, h: 259.345, Q: 137.792, M: 47.166, s: 58.506, H: 310.746
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.350, jaune: -8.380, green: 1.379
LMS
L: 21.193, M: 27.179, S: 76.417
YCbCr
Y: 137.154, Cb: 171.082, Cr: 106.090
YCoCg
Y: 154.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -4.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.040, Db: 130.838, Dr: 66.650
YPbPr
Y: 140.524, Pb: 47.140, Pr: -21.956
xvYCC
Y: 136.685, Cb: 169.409, Cr: 108.713
YIQ
Y: 141.040, I: -49.074, Q: 19.145
YUV
Y: 141.040, U: 42.794, V: -30.741
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.184
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.735

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