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#6b85a6 Hex Color Code

#6b85a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b85a6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b85a6 is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.16% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6b85a6 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 25% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.91 nm.

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#6b85a6 linear gradient to complementary #a19170

  1. #6b85a6
  2. #77879d
  3. #818994
  4. #8a8b8b
  5. #928d82
  6. #9a8f79
  7. #a19170

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536d8d
  2. #5b7595
  3. #637d9d
  4. #6b85a6
  5. #738daf
  6. #7c96b7
  7. #849ec0

Tones

  1. #6b85a6
  2. #7186a1
  3. #76869c
  4. #7c8798
  5. #808893
  6. #85888e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6b85a6 to white

  1. #6b85a6
  2. #8398b4
  3. #9cacc3
  4. #b4c0d2
  5. #cdd5e1
  6. #e6eaf0
  7. #ffffff

#6b85a6 to black

  1. #6b85a6
  2. #596e88
  3. #47576b
  4. #374250
  5. #262d36
  6. #171a1e
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 0.497 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. ★ 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skymist Blue
      #6988a7
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 2452
      #7484a0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  12. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Stratford Blue / 831
      #7786a2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Modesto Blue
      #74869e
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  23. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Rue Queen
      #758aa7
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2158 XGC
      #5f85a6
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 2158 C
      #5c82a5
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  33. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-d5
      #6081a9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  36. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 24.1%

#6b85a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b85a6 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #6b85a6">…</p>

#6b85a6 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6b85a6">…</p>

#6b85a6 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b85a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046566
Binary
01101011, 10000101, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6b85a6
LRV
≈ 22.7%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.766
RGB
rgb(107, 133, 166)
RGBA
rgba(107, 133, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.328, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730650 / 0xff6b85a6
HSL
hsl(214, 25%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 25%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.559), saturation: 36% (0.355), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 213.559, saturation: 35.542%, perceived brightness: 51.053%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.235, S: 41.032, L: 54.713
Cubehelix
H: -149.535, S: 0.340, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -1.846, S: 0.094, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.355), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 21.332, Y: 22.653, Z: 39.317
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.272, Y: 22.653
CIELab
L: 54.713, a: -0.943, b: -20.501
CIELuv
L: 54.713, u: -14.036, v: -30.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.713, C: 20.523, H: 267.366
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.713, C: 33.507, H: 245.235
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.595, a: -3.289, b: -15.662
CIECAM02
J: 43.849, C: 28.782, h: 248.848, Q: 130.464, M: 25.170, s: 43.923, H: 305.435
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.193, jaune: -3.549, green: 1.286
LMS
L: 18.978, M: 23.684, S: 39.037
YCbCr
Y: 126.799, Cb: 146.335, Cr: 114.243
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.988, Db: 55.689, Dr: 41.819
YPbPr
Y: 129.838, Pb: 19.490, Pr: -14.518
xvYCC
Y: 127.508, Cb: 145.121, Cr: 115.247
YIQ
Y: 128.988, I: -26.090, Q: 4.770
YUV
Y: 128.988, U: 18.215, V: -19.290
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.865
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.754

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