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#6b87c6 Hex Color Code

#6b87c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b87c6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b87c6 is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.94% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #6b87c6 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 44% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.66 nm.

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#6b87c6 linear gradient to complementary #bbb576

  1. #6b87c6
  2. #7e8eb9
  3. #8e96ad
  4. #9b9da0
  5. #a7a592
  6. #b2ad84
  7. #bbb576

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #506eab
  2. #5976b4
  3. #627fbd
  4. #6b87c6
  5. #7490cf
  6. #7d98d9
  7. #86a1e2

Tones

  1. #6b87c6
  2. #758abf
  3. #7e8db7
  4. #8690b0
  5. #8d93a8
  6. #9396a1
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6b87c6 to white

  1. #6b87c6
  2. #859ad0
  3. #9eadd9
  4. #b7c1e3
  5. #cfd5ec
  6. #e7eaf6
  7. #ffffff

#6b87c6 to black

  1. #6b87c6
  2. #596fa2
  3. #48587f
  4. #37425e
  5. #272e3f
  6. #181a22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 17-4041 TPG
      #5b89cb
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  10. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  21. Behr

    1. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

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#6b87c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b87c6 foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6b87c6">…</p>

#6b87c6 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6b87c6">…</p>

#6b87c6 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b87c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047110
Binary
01101011, 10000111, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#6b87c6
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.150
RGB
rgb(107, 135, 198)
RGBA
rgba(107, 135, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.307, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.504%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730106 / 0xff6b87c6
HSL
hsl(222, 44%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 44%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 46% (0.460), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 45.960%, perceived brightness: 53.470%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.697, S: 51.735, L: 56.614
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.548, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.126, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.460), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 24.917, Y: 24.529, Z: 56.837
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.231, Y: 24.529
CIELab
L: 56.614, a: 7.013, b: -35.838
CIELuv
L: 56.614, u: -15.400, v: -56.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.614, C: 36.518, H: 281.072
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.614, C: 58.350, H: 254.697
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.527, a: 3.131, b: -33.371
CIECAM02
J: 45.678, C: 43.121, h: 258.798, Q: 133.157, M: 37.709, s: 53.216, H: 310.463
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -6.285, green: 1.098
LMS
L: 19.567, M: 24.454, S: 56.302
YCbCr
Y: 130.943, Cb: 159.801, Cr: 111.235
YCgCo
Y: 143.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.810, Db: 96.579, Dr: 50.995
YPbPr
Y: 133.572, Pb: 34.720, Pr: -16.898
xvYCC
Y: 130.715, Cb: 158.499, Cr: 113.156
YIQ
Y: 133.810, I: -36.920, Q: 13.681
YUV
Y: 133.810, U: 31.589, V: -23.521
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.588
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.908

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