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#6b9ae2 Hex Color Code

#6b9ae2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b9ae2 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b9ae2 is comprised of 41.96% red, 60.39% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6b9ae2 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 67% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.58 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6b9ae2 linear gradient to complementary #c7bd86

  1. #6b9ae2
  2. #839fd3
  3. #95a5c4
  4. #a4abb5
  5. #b1b1a6
  6. #bdb796
  7. #c7bd86

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a7ec3
  2. #5587cd
  3. #6090d8
  4. #6b9ae2
  5. #76a4ed
  6. #80aef7
  7. #8bb8ff

Tones

  1. #6b9ae2
  2. #799cd8
  3. #859ece
  4. #8fa0c5
  5. #98a2bb
  6. #a0a5b1
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#6b9ae2 to white

  1. #6b9ae2
  2. #88aae7
  3. #a1baec
  4. #bacbf1
  5. #d1dcf6
  6. #e8edfa
  7. #ffffff

#6b9ae2 to black

  1. #6b9ae2
  2. #5a7eb8
  3. #496490
  4. #384b6a
  5. #283347
  6. #181d26
  7. #000000

Paints

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      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
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      #689cdc
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 80 15 250 / Marin 85
      #74a0e0
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  3. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. Blue Grace B4-B2-1
      #70a0e0
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2381 C
      #5e93db
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

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#6b9ae2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b9ae2 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #6b9ae2">…</p>

#6b9ae2 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #6b9ae2">…</p>

#6b9ae2 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b9ae2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7052002
Binary
01101011, 10011010, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#6b9ae2
LRV
≈ 31.7%
Closest short hex
#69d ΔE = 1.550
RGB
rgb(107, 154, 226)
RGBA
rgba(107, 154, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.316, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9725214 / 0xff6b9ae2
HSL
hsl(216, 67%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 67%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.303), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 216.303, saturation: 52.655%, perceived brightness: 59.689%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.097, S: 70.954, L: 63.115
Cubehelix
H: -146.311, S: 0.711, L: 0.580
TSL
T: -1.952, S: 0.154, L: 0.581
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.527), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 31.342, Y: 31.726, Z: 76.409
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.227, Y: 31.726
CIELab
L: 63.115, a: 4.419, b: -41.323
CIELuv
L: 63.115, u: -22.653, v: -66.153
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.115, C: 41.558, H: 276.104
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.115, C: 69.924, H: 251.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.325, a: 0.755, b: -41.003
CIECAM02
J: 52.321, C: 49.820, h: 253.034, Q: 142.510, M: 43.567, s: 55.291, H: 307.520
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.296, jaune: -7.212, green: 1.990
LMS
L: 24.188, M: 32.268, S: 75.666
YCbCr
Y: 143.263, Cb: 166.564, Cr: 102.255
YCgCo
Y: 160.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 148.155, Db: 117.126, Dr: 78.275
YPbPr
Y: 149.173, Pb: 41.405, Pr: -26.812
xvYCC
Y: 144.113, Cb: 164.371, Cr: 104.447
YIQ
Y: 148.155, I: -51.130, Q: 12.463
YUV
Y: 148.155, U: 38.309, V: -36.106
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.334
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 4.178

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