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FolkArt Sterling Blue / 441 / #6b88b6 Hex Color Code

#6b88b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b88b6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b88b6 is comprised of 41.96% red, 53.33% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6b88b6 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.16 nm.

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  1. Turin, Gerbido, Piedmont Italy. The waste-to-energy plant of the company TRM-IREN GROUP
  2. Colorful illumination of the Ghats in the night. Varanasi. India
  3. Victoria Jubilee clock tower and weather vane 1897

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#6b88b6 linear gradient to complementary #ada074

  1. #6b88b6
  2. #7a8cab
  3. #8790a1
  4. #929496
  5. #9c988b
  6. #a59c80
  7. #ada074

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516f9b
  2. #5a77a4
  3. #6280ad
  4. #6b88b6
  5. #7490bf
  6. #7c99c8
  7. #85a2d1

Tones

  1. #6b88b6
  2. #7389b0
  3. #7a8baa
  4. #808ca4
  5. #868e9d
  6. #8c8f97
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6b88b6 to white

  1. #6b88b6
  2. #849bc2
  3. #9daece
  4. #b5c2da
  5. #ced6e6
  6. #e6eaf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b88b6 to black

  1. #6b88b6
  2. #597095
  3. #485975
  4. #374357
  5. #272e3b
  6. #171a20
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 0.487 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 0.653 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  5. Pascol

    1. ★ Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 35-c1
      #5882be
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  8. New Look

    1. ★ Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Blueberry Popover / 248-5
      #5287c0
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Humo Blue Met. / 27858
      #6c87b9
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Waloon Blue / 2774
      #6f86a2
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  14. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 2 / 61BB 28/291
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Sea Blue
      #588dc3
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 3.022 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  20. FolkArt

    1. Light Periwinkle / 640
      #6a88bf
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Nerolac

    1. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Ashberry - 2355
      #7783a2
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  24. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  26. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  27. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  28. CIL

    1. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  29. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  30. Behr

    1. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 3.330 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.143 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  33. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  34. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.360 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.360 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 3.391 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  38. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  40. Dutch Boy

    1. Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Dragon / 810 / Mariner's Tale / CC-876
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  42. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  43. Ford

    1. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  44. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7454
      #6b8fb5
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  45. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  47. Ressource Peintures

    1. Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Deep Egyptian Blue / HC11
      #6281ba
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  49. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  50. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  51. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  52. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  54. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  55. Asian Paints

    1. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blue Clover / 1218
      #5f7baa
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  56. ECOS Paints

    1. Caribbean Current (0598)
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  57. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  58. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  59. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  60. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  61. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  62. Sikkens

    1. T8.37.44
      #4e87be
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. T3.33.46
      #5288b3
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  63. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  64. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  65. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  66. Tollens

    1. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  67. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  68. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 30
      #6b94c5
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 270 60 25
      #7494bc
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  69. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  70. Duron

    1. Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  71. Brighto Paints

    1. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  72. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  73. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  74. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  75. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  76. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. CF10427
      #5390cb
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  77. Vista Paint

    1. Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  78. Berger

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  79. Scib Paints

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 24.2%

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#6b88b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b88b6 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6b88b6">…</p>

#6b88b6 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b88b6">…</p>

#6b88b6 shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b88b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047350
Binary
01101011, 10001000, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6b88b6
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.276
RGB
rgb(107, 136, 182)
RGBA
rgba(107, 136, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.320, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.162%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729866 / 0xff6b88b6
HSL
hsl(217, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.800), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 216.800, saturation: 41.209%, perceived brightness: 52.696%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.665, S: 46.495, L: 56.198
Cubehelix
H: -145.735, S: 0.439, L: 0.519
TSL
T: -1.972, S: 0.111, L: 0.520
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 25% (0.253), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 23.308, Y: 24.110, Z: 47.672
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.254, Y: 24.110
CIELab
L: 56.198, a: 1.766, b: -27.389
CIELuv
L: 56.198, u: -15.528, v: -41.899
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.198, C: 27.445, H: 273.689
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.198, C: 44.683, H: 249.665
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.102, a: -1.196, b: -23.192
CIECAM02
J: 45.295, C: 35.579, h: 253.325, Q: 132.598, M: 31.113, s: 48.440, H: 307.667
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.234, jaune: -4.762, green: 1.303
LMS
L: 19.696, M: 24.818, S: 47.279
YCbCr
Y: 129.879, Cb: 152.486, Cr: 112.003
YCoCg
Y: 140.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 132.573, Db: 74.368, Dr: 48.639
YPbPr
Y: 133.135, Pb: 26.335, Pr: -16.616
xvYCC
Y: 130.339, Cb: 151.133, Cr: 113.404
YIQ
Y: 132.573, I: -32.054, Q: 8.180
YUV
Y: 132.573, U: 24.324, V: -22.435
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.015
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.342

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