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#6b83be Hex Color Code

#6b83be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b83be is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b83be is comprised of 41.96% red, 51.37% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6b83be has a hue of 223° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.27 nm.

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#6b83be linear gradient to complementary #b6b073

  1. #6b83be
  2. #7d8ab2
  3. #8b91a6
  4. #98999a
  5. #a3a08e
  6. #ada881
  7. #b6b073

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516ba4
  2. #5a73ac
  3. #627bb5
  4. #6b83be
  5. #748bc7
  6. #7c94d0
  7. #859cd9

Tones

  1. #6b83be
  2. #7486b7
  3. #7c89b0
  4. #838caa
  5. #8a8fa3
  6. #8f929c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6b83be to white

  1. #6b83be
  2. #8596c9
  3. #9eaad4
  4. #b6bfdf
  5. #ced4e9
  6. #e7e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#6b83be to black

  1. #6b83be
  2. #596c9b
  3. #48567a
  4. #37415b
  5. #272c3d
  6. #171a21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.462 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 CP
      #657fb8
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  22. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  24. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 24.9%

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#6b83be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b83be foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6b83be">…</p>

#6b83be background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6b83be">…</p>

#6b83be shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b83be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046078
Binary
01101011, 10000011, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6b83be
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.613
RGB
rgb(107, 131, 190)
RGBA
rgba(107, 131, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.306, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9731138 / 0xff6b83be
HSL
hsl(223, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 39%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.651), saturation: 44% (0.437), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 222.651, saturation: 43.684%, perceived brightness: 52.043%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.319, S: 46.771, L: 55.149
Cubehelix
H: -139.203, S: 0.503, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -2.214, S: 0.118, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.437), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 23.471, Y: 23.075, Z: 51.922
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.234, Y: 23.075
CIELab
L: 55.149, a: 7.012, b: -33.582
CIELuv
L: 55.149, u: -13.719, v: -52.365
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.149, C: 34.306, H: 281.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.149, C: 54.132, H: 255.319
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.036, a: 3.154, b: -30.461
CIECAM02
J: 44.238, C: 40.692, h: 260.017, Q: 131.042, M: 35.584, s: 52.110, H: 311.095
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -5.893, green: 0.911
LMS
L: 18.680, M: 22.972, S: 51.445
YCbCr
Y: 128.143, Cb: 157.453, Cr: 113.275
YCgCo
Y: 139.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.550, Db: 89.447, Dr: 44.795
YPbPr
Y: 130.136, Pb: 32.260, Pr: -14.714
xvYCC
Y: 127.764, Cb: 156.338, Cr: 115.075
YIQ
Y: 130.550, I: -33.252, Q: 13.282
YUV
Y: 130.550, U: 29.256, V: -20.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.560
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.457

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