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#6a8eee Hex Color Code

#6a8eee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8eee is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6a8eee is comprised of 41.57% red, 55.69% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8eee has a hue of 224° (degrees), 80% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.88 nm.

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  1. Rio de Janeiro by night.
  2. abstract structure
  3. Palm Tree in Balmy Breeze

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Color Schemes

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#6a8eee linear gradient to complementary #d5d880

  1. #6a8eee
  2. #8799dd
  3. #9da5cc
  4. #afb2ba
  5. #bdbea8
  6. #cacb95
  7. #d5d880

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4973d0
  2. #547cda
  3. #5f85e4
  4. #6a8eee
  5. #7597f8
  6. #7fa0ff
  7. #89aaff

Tones

  1. #6a8eee
  2. #7a93e3
  3. #8798d8
  4. #929dcd
  5. #9ca2c2
  6. #a5a7b7
  7. #acacac

Tints and Shades

#6a8eee to white

  1. #6a8eee
  2. #88a0f1
  3. #a2b2f4
  4. #bbc5f7
  5. #d2d8fa
  6. #e9ebfd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a8eee to black

  1. #6a8eee
  2. #5975c2
  3. #495d98
  4. #384570
  5. #282f4a
  6. #181b27
  7. #000000 / #000

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#6a8eee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8eee foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #6a8eee">…</p>

#6a8eee background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #6a8eee">…</p>

#6a8eee shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8eee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6983406
Binary
01101010, 10001110, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#6a8eee
LRV
≈ 28.6%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 2.275
RGB
rgb(106, 142, 238)
RGBA
rgba(106, 142, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.292, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 52.661%, blue: 93.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9793810 / 0xff6a8eee
HSL
hsl(224, 80%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 80%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.636), saturation: 55% (0.555), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 223.636, saturation: 55.462%, perceived brightness: 57.706%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.518, S: 84.372, L: 60.410
Cubehelix
H: -138.152, S: 0.815, L: 0.556
TSL
T: -2.256, S: 0.164, L: 0.558
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.555), magenta: 40% (0.403), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 31.044, Y: 28.581, Z: 84.753
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.198, Y: 28.581
CIELab
L: 60.410, a: 14.985, b: -52.235
CIELuv
L: 60.410, u: -18.790, v: -84.880
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.410, C: 54.342, H: 286.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.410, C: 86.935, H: 257.518
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.461, a: 10.096, b: -56.571
CIECAM02
J: 49.408, C: 57.854, h: 260.492, Q: 138.486, M: 50.593, s: 60.442, H: 311.343
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.378, jaune: -9.249, green: 1.345
LMS
L: 21.264, M: 27.190, S: 83.828
YCbCr
Y: 138.134, Cb: 175.472, Cr: 105.380
YCoCg
Y: 157.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.180, Db: 144.168, Dr: 68.820
YPbPr
Y: 141.244, Pb: 52.140, Pr: -22.416
xvYCC
Y: 137.304, Cb: 173.801, Cr: 108.309
YIQ
Y: 142.180, I: -52.287, Q: 22.257
YUV
Y: 142.180, U: 47.154, V: -31.741
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 9.007
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.138

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