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#6b8ee4 Hex Color Code

#6b8ee4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8ee4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6b8ee4 is comprised of 41.96% red, 55.69% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8ee4 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 69% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.53 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b8ee4 linear gradient to complementary #cfcf80

  1. #6b8ee4
  2. #8598d4
  3. #99a2c5
  4. #aaadb4
  5. #b8b8a4
  6. #c4c492
  7. #cfcf80

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c73c6
  2. #567cd0
  3. #6185da
  4. #6b8ee4
  5. #7597ee
  6. #7fa0f8
  7. #89aaff

Tones

  1. #6b8ee4
  2. #7992da
  3. #8596d0
  4. #909bc6
  5. #999fbc
  6. #a1a3b2
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#6b8ee4 to white

  1. #6b8ee4
  2. #88a0e9
  3. #a2b2ee
  4. #bac5f2
  5. #d2d8f7
  6. #e8ebfb
  7. #ffffff

#6b8ee4 to black

  1. #6b8ee4
  2. #5a75ba
  3. #495d92
  4. #38456b
  5. #282f47
  6. #181b26
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 U
      #6490e8
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

#6b8ee4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8ee4 foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6b8ee4">…</p>

#6b8ee4 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6b8ee4">…</p>

#6b8ee4 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8ee4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048932
Binary
01101011, 10001110, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#6b8ee4
LRV
≈ 28.1%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.259
RGB
rgb(107, 142, 228)
RGBA
rgba(107, 142, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.298, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.526%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728284 / 0xff6b8ee4
HSL
hsl(223, 69%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 69%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.645), saturation: 53% (0.531), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 222.645, saturation: 53.070%, perceived brightness: 57.080%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.500, S: 75.358, L: 59.953
Cubehelix
H: -139.210, S: 0.741, L: 0.553
TSL
T: -2.214, S: 0.154, L: 0.554
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.531), magenta: 38% (0.377), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 29.735, Y: 28.071, Z: 77.235
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.208, Y: 28.071
CIELab
L: 59.953, a: 12.045, b: -47.414
CIELuv
L: 59.953, u: -18.369, v: -76.514
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.953, C: 48.920, H: 284.254
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.953, C: 78.688, H: 256.500
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.982, a: 7.461, b: -49.343
CIECAM02
J: 48.991, C: 53.777, h: 259.694, Q: 137.902, M: 47.027, s: 58.397, H: 310.927
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.350, jaune: -8.366, green: 1.327
LMS
L: 21.306, M: 27.200, S: 76.424
YCbCr
Y: 137.411, Cb: 170.934, Cr: 106.529
YCgCo
Y: 154.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -3.500
YDbDr
Y: 141.339, Db: 130.388, Dr: 65.317
YPbPr
Y: 140.737, Pb: 47.025, Pr: -21.456
xvYCC
Y: 136.868, Cb: 169.308, Cr: 109.152
YIQ
Y: 141.339, I: -48.479, Q: 19.357
YUV
Y: 141.339, U: 42.647, V: -30.126
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.226
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.786

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