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#6b83b7 Hex Color Code

#6b83b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b83b7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b83b7 is comprised of 41.96% red, 51.37% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6b83b7 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.27 nm.

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#6b83b7 linear gradient to complementary #b0a772

  1. #6b83b7
  2. #7b89ac
  3. #888ea1
  4. #949496
  5. #9e9a8a
  6. #a7a17e
  7. #b0a772

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526b9d
  2. #5a73a6
  3. #637bae
  4. #6b83b7
  5. #738bc0
  6. #7c94c9
  7. #859cd2

Tones

  1. #6b83b7
  2. #7385b1
  3. #7a88aa
  4. #818aa4
  5. #868c9e
  6. #8c8f97
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6b83b7 to white

  1. #6b83b7
  2. #8496c3
  3. #9daacf
  4. #b6bfdb
  5. #ced4e7
  6. #e6e9f3
  7. #ffffff

#6b83b7 to black

  1. #6b83b7
  2. #596c96
  3. #485676
  4. #374158
  5. #272c3b
  6. #171a20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6364
      #7586b1
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7682 C
      #6787b7
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 2137 C
      #6e80a9
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. Duron

    1. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  21. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  27. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 22.9%

#6b83b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b83b7 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #6b83b7">…</p>

#6b83b7 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #6b83b7">…</p>

#6b83b7 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b83b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046071
Binary
01101011, 10000011, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6b83b7
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.476
RGB
rgb(107, 131, 183)
RGBA
rgba(107, 131, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.311, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.491%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9731145 / 0xff6b83b7
HSL
hsl(221, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.053), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 221.053, saturation: 41.530%, perceived brightness: 51.602%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.706, S: 44.427, L: 54.841
Cubehelix
H: -140.939, S: 0.455, L: 0.508
TSL
T: -2.146, S: 0.110, L: 0.509
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.415), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 22.724, Y: 22.776, Z: 47.989
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.244, Y: 22.776
CIELab
L: 54.841, a: 4.979, b: -30.064
CIELuv
L: 54.841, u: -13.564, v: -46.403
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.841, C: 30.474, H: 279.403
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.841, C: 48.345, H: 253.706
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.724, a: 1.477, b: -26.212
CIECAM02
J: 43.949, C: 37.450, h: 258.319, Q: 130.613, M: 32.749, s: 50.074, H: 310.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -5.259, green: 0.970
LMS
L: 18.643, M: 22.966, S: 47.571
YCbCr
Y: 127.457, Cb: 154.380, Cr: 113.772
YCgCo
Y: 138.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.752, Db: 80.116, Dr: 43.276
YPbPr
Y: 129.632, Pb: 28.760, Pr: -14.392
xvYCC
Y: 127.331, Cb: 153.264, Cr: 115.358
YIQ
Y: 129.752, I: -31.003, Q: 11.104
YUV
Y: 129.752, U: 26.204, V: -19.961
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.416
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.360

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