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#6b83bc Hex Color Code

#6b83bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b83bc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b83bc is comprised of 41.96% red, 51.37% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b83bc has a hue of 222° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.53 nm.

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#6b83bc linear gradient to complementary #b5af72

  1. #6b83bc
  2. #7c8ab0
  3. #8b91a5
  4. #979898
  5. #a2a08c
  6. #aca77f
  7. #b5af72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516ba2
  2. #5a73aa
  3. #627bb3
  4. #6b83bc
  5. #748bc5
  6. #7c94ce
  7. #859cd7

Tones

  1. #6b83bc
  2. #7486b5
  3. #7b88af
  4. #828ba8
  5. #898ea1
  6. #8f919b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6b83bc to white

  1. #6b83bc
  2. #8596c7
  3. #9eaad2
  4. #b6bfdd
  5. #ced4e9
  6. #e7e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#6b83bc to black

  1. #6b83bc
  2. #596c9a
  3. #485679
  4. #37415a
  5. #272c3c
  6. #171a21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.594 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 0.594 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.773 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 CP
      #657fb8
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  23. Glidden

    1. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  24. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Watertown / 818
      #5c7fb8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 20.9%

#6b83bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b83bc foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6b83bc">…</p>

#6b83bc 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: #6b83bc">…</p>

#6b83bc shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b83bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046076
Binary
01101011, 10000011, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6b83bc
LRV
≈ 23.0%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 2.766
RGB
rgb(107, 131, 188)
RGBA
rgba(107, 131, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.308, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.492%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9731140 / 0xff6b83bc
HSL
hsl(222, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.222), saturation: 43% (0.431), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 222.222, saturation: 43.085%, perceived brightness: 51.916%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.895, S: 45.717, L: 55.060
Cubehelix
H: -139.665, S: 0.489, L: 0.510
TSL
T: -2.196, S: 0.116, L: 0.511
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.431), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 23.254, Y: 22.988, Z: 50.779
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.237, Y: 22.988
CIELab
L: 55.060, a: 6.427, b: -32.580
CIELuv
L: 55.060, u: -13.675, v: -50.664
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.060, C: 33.208, H: 281.160
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.060, C: 52.477, H: 254.895
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.946, a: 2.668, b: -29.232
CIECAM02
J: 44.155, C: 39.774, h: 259.576, Q: 130.918, M: 34.782, s: 51.544, H: 310.866
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -5.712, green: 0.927
LMS
L: 18.670, M: 22.970, S: 50.318
YCbCr
Y: 127.947, Cb: 156.575, Cr: 113.417
YCgCo
Y: 139.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 130.322, Db: 86.781, Dr: 44.361
YPbPr
Y: 129.992, Pb: 31.260, Pr: -14.622
xvYCC
Y: 127.640, Cb: 155.460, Cr: 115.156
YIQ
Y: 130.322, I: -32.609, Q: 12.660
YUV
Y: 130.322, U: 28.384, V: -20.461
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 1.786
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.383

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