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#6b85d9 Hex Color Code

#6b85d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b85d9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b85d9 is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.16% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6b85d9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 59% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.27 nm.

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#6b85d9 linear gradient to complementary #c8cd77

  1. #6b85d9
  2. #8390ca
  3. #969cbb
  4. #a5a8ab
  5. #b3b49b
  6. #bec089
  7. #c8cd77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e6cbd
  2. #5874c6
  3. #627dd0
  4. #6b85d9
  5. #748ee2
  6. #7e96ec
  7. #879ff6

Tones

  1. #6b85d9
  2. #788ad0
  3. #828ec7
  4. #8c93be
  5. #9498b5
  6. #9b9dab
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#6b85d9 to white

  1. #6b85d9
  2. #8798e0
  3. #a1ace6
  4. #b9c0ed
  5. #d1d5f3
  6. #e8eaf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b85d9 to black

  1. #6b85d9
  2. #5a6eb1
  3. #49578b
  4. #384167
  5. #282d44
  6. #181a25
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 3.625 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  5. Apple Barrel

    1. Blue Kazoo / 99263E
      #5887da
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  13. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.861 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  20. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. California Lilac / 2068-40
      #8085bf
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  24. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 23.3%

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#6b85d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b85d9 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6b85d9">…</p>

#6b85d9 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6b85d9">…</p>

#6b85d9 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b85d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7046617
Binary
01101011, 10000101, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#6b85d9
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.321
RGB
rgb(107, 133, 217)
RGBA
rgba(107, 133, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.291, b: 0.475
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.208%, blue: 85.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730599 / 0xff6b85d9
HSL
hsl(226, 59%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 59%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.818), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 225.818, saturation: 50.691%, perceived brightness: 54.303%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.460, S: 67.879, L: 56.986
Cubehelix
H: -135.879, S: 0.684, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -2.351, S: 0.145, L: 0.529
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 39% (0.387), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 26.971, Y: 24.909, Z: 69.019
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.206, Y: 24.909
CIELab
L: 56.986, a: 13.970, b: -45.965
CIELuv
L: 56.986, u: -15.037, v: -73.648
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.986, C: 48.041, H: 286.906
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.986, C: 75.168, H: 258.460
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.909, a: 9.123, b: -47.056
CIECAM02
J: 45.994, C: 51.827, h: 262.767, Q: 133.617, M: 45.322, s: 58.240, H: 312.537
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.356, jaune: -8.137, green: 0.874
LMS
L: 19.257, M: 23.727, S: 68.293
YCbCr
Y: 131.797, Cb: 168.724, Cr: 110.622
YCoCg
Y: 147.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 134.802, Db: 123.672, Dr: 52.886
YPbPr
Y: 133.510, Pb: 44.990, Pr: -16.864
xvYCC
Y: 130.662, Cb: 167.521, Cr: 113.186
YIQ
Y: 134.802, I: -42.475, Q: 20.637
YUV
Y: 134.802, U: 40.451, V: -24.391
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.182
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 5.218

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