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#6b85ad Hex Color Code

#6b85ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b85ad is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b85ad is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.16% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6b85ad has a hue of 216° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.54 nm.

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#6b85ad linear gradient to complementary #a79971

  1. #6b85ad
  2. #7888a3
  3. #848b99
  4. #8e8f90
  5. #979286
  6. #9f957b
  7. #a79971

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526d93
  2. #5a759c
  3. #637da4
  4. #6b85ad
  5. #738db6
  6. #7c96be
  7. #849ec7

Tones

  1. #6b85ad
  2. #7286a8
  3. #7887a2
  4. #7d889d
  5. #838a97
  6. #878b92
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6b85ad to white

  1. #6b85ad
  2. #8498ba
  3. #9cacc8
  4. #b5c0d6
  5. #cdd5e3
  6. #e6eaf1
  7. #ffffff

#6b85ad to black

  1. #6b85ad
  2. #596e8e
  3. #485770
  4. #374253
  5. #272d38
  6. #171a1f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 0.828 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 600D-5 Babbling Brook
      #7689ad
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 34-d5
      #6081a9
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 107-11 C
      #6182aa
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  18. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. Ford

    1. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #5f81ad
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  20. AMC

    1. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  23. Plascon

    1. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  24. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  26. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  27. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  33. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  34. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Shrinking Violet / 348-5
      #5b83b2
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  37. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  39. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  40. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 24.6%

#6b85ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b85ad foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #6b85ad">…</p>

#6b85ad background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6b85ad">…</p>

#6b85ad shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b85ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046573
Binary
01101011, 10000101, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6b85ad
LRV
≈ 22.9%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 2.805
RGB
rgb(107, 133, 173)
RGBA
rgba(107, 133, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.322, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730643 / 0xff6b85ad
HSL
hsl(216, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.364), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 216.364, saturation: 38.150%, perceived brightness: 51.459%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.738, S: 42.828, L: 54.987
Cubehelix
H: -146.240, S: 0.385, L: 0.508
TSL
T: -1.955, S: 0.101, L: 0.509
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 21.991, Y: 22.917, Z: 42.792
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.261, Y: 22.917
CIELab
L: 54.987, a: 0.978, b: -24.107
CIELuv
L: 54.987, u: -14.164, v: -36.401
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.987, C: 24.126, H: 272.324
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.987, C: 39.060, H: 248.738
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.872, a: -1.775, b: -19.488
CIECAM02
J: 44.109, C: 32.141, h: 252.672, Q: 130.851, M: 28.107, s: 46.347, H: 307.338
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.217, jaune: -4.188, green: 1.203
LMS
L: 19.011, M: 23.689, S: 42.459
YCbCr
Y: 127.485, Cb: 149.408, Cr: 113.746
YCgCo
Y: 136.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.786, Db: 65.020, Dr: 43.338
YPbPr
Y: 130.342, Pb: 22.990, Pr: -14.840
xvYCC
Y: 127.941, Cb: 148.195, Cr: 114.964
YIQ
Y: 129.786, I: -28.339, Q: 6.948
YUV
Y: 129.786, U: 21.267, V: -19.990
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.563
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.407

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