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#6b97ee Hex Color Code

#6b97ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b97ee is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b97ee is comprised of 41.96% red, 59.22% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6b97ee has a hue of 220° (degrees), 79% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6b97ee linear gradient to complementary #d1cd88

  1. #6b97ee
  2. #869fde
  3. #9ba8cd
  4. #acb1bd
  5. #babaac
  6. #c6c39a
  7. #d1cd88

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #497bcf
  2. #5584d9
  3. #608de3
  4. #6b97ee
  5. #76a1f9
  6. #81aaff
  7. #8bb4ff

Tones

  1. #6b97ee
  2. #7b9ae3
  3. #889ed8
  4. #93a2ce
  5. #9da5c3
  6. #a5a9b8
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#6b97ee to white

  1. #6b97ee
  2. #89a7f1
  3. #a3b8f4
  4. #bbc9f7
  5. #d2dbfa
  6. #e9edfd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b97ee to black

  1. #6b97ee
  2. #5a7cc2
  3. #496298
  4. #394970
  5. #28324a
  6. #191c27
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. 43/07 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/07
      #7c94e4
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727 U
      #6490e8
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 2123 C
      #7a93dc
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

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#6b97ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b97ee foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6b97ee">…</p>

#6b97ee background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6b97ee">…</p>

#6b97ee 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 #6b97ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7051246
Binary
01101011, 10010111, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#6b97ee
LRV
≈ 31.4%
Closest short hex
#69e ΔE = 1.258
RGB
rgb(107, 151, 238)
RGBA
rgba(107, 151, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.304, b: 0.480
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 54.877%, blue: 93.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9725970 / 0xff6b97ee
HSL
hsl(220, 79%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 79%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.847), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 219.847, saturation: 55.042%, perceived brightness: 59.815%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.615, S: 83.177, L: 62.869
Cubehelix
H: -142.274, S: 0.798, L: 0.578
TSL
T: -2.096, S: 0.162, L: 0.579
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 37% (0.366), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 32.557, Y: 31.430, Z: 85.223
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.211, Y: 31.430
CIELab
L: 62.869, a: 9.893, b: -48.336
CIELuv
L: 62.869, u: -21.585, v: -78.446
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.869, C: 49.337, H: 281.567
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.869, C: 81.361, H: 254.615
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.062, a: 5.553, b: -50.887
CIECAM02
J: 52.018, C: 55.327, h: 256.884, Q: 142.098, M: 48.382, s: 58.351, H: 309.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.341, jaune: -8.501, green: 1.759
LMS
L: 23.520, M: 30.964, S: 84.334
YCbCr
Y: 142.927, Cb: 172.705, Cr: 102.507
YCgCo
Y: 161.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 147.762, Db: 135.771, Dr: 77.531
YPbPr
Y: 147.892, Pb: 48.560, Pr: -26.002
xvYCC
Y: 143.013, Cb: 170.657, Cr: 105.159
YIQ
Y: 147.762, I: -54.161, Q: 17.765
YUV
Y: 147.762, U: 44.407, V: -35.761
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.785
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.703

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