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#6b87c4 Hex Color Code

#6b87c4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b87c4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b87c4 is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.94% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #6b87c4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 43% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.92 nm.

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#6b87c4 linear gradient to complementary #b9b176

  1. #6b87c4
  2. #7e8eb8
  3. #8d94ab
  4. #9a9b9e
  5. #a5a291
  6. #b0aa84
  7. #b9b176

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #506ea9
  2. #5976b2
  3. #627fbb
  4. #6b87c4
  5. #7490cd
  6. #7d98d6
  7. #86a1e0

Tones

  1. #6b87c4
  2. #758abd
  3. #7d8cb5
  4. #858fae
  5. #8c92a7
  6. #92959f
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#6b87c4 to white

  1. #6b87c4
  2. #859ace
  3. #9eadd8
  4. #b7c1e2
  5. #cfd5eb
  6. #e7eaf5
  7. #ffffff

#6b87c4 to black

  1. #6b87c4
  2. #596fa0
  3. #48587e
  4. #37425d
  5. #272e3f
  6. #181a22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2135 C
      #758cc0
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Behr

    1. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  18. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  20. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

#6b87c4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b87c4 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #6b87c4">…</p>

#6b87c4 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b87c4">…</p>

#6b87c4 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b87c4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047108
Binary
01101011, 10000111, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#6b87c4
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.500
RGB
rgb(107, 135, 196)
RGBA
rgba(107, 135, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.308, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.503%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730108 / 0xff6b87c4
HSL
hsl(221, 43%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 43%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.124), saturation: 45% (0.454), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 221.124, saturation: 45.408%, perceived brightness: 53.340%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.277, S: 50.111, L: 56.523
Cubehelix
H: -140.861, S: 0.535, L: 0.523
TSL
T: -2.149, S: 0.124, L: 0.524
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.454), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 24.688, Y: 24.438, Z: 55.630
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.233, Y: 24.438
CIELab
L: 56.523, a: 6.420, b: -34.846
CIELuv
L: 56.523, u: -15.365, v: -54.582
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.523, C: 35.433, H: 280.438
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.523, C: 56.703, H: 254.277
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.435, a: 2.634, b: -32.116
CIECAM02
J: 45.592, C: 42.232, h: 258.364, Q: 133.031, M: 36.931, s: 52.689, H: 310.238
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -6.106, green: 1.113
LMS
L: 19.556, M: 24.452, S: 55.113
YCbCr
Y: 130.747, Cb: 158.923, Cr: 111.377
YCgCo
Y: 143.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 133.582, Db: 93.913, Dr: 50.561
YPbPr
Y: 133.428, Pb: 33.720, Pr: -16.806
xvYCC
Y: 130.591, Cb: 157.621, Cr: 113.237
YIQ
Y: 133.582, I: -36.277, Q: 13.058
YUV
Y: 133.582, U: 30.717, V: -23.321
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.677
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.840

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