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#6c83bf Hex Color Code

#6c83bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c83bf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c83bf is comprised of 42.35% red, 51.37% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6c83bf has a hue of 223° (degrees), 39% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.92 nm.

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#6c83bf linear gradient to complementary #b7b374

  1. #6c83bf
  2. #7e8bb3
  3. #8c92a7
  4. #999a9b
  5. #a4a28f
  6. #aeab82
  7. #b7b374

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526ba5
  2. #5b73ad
  3. #637bb6
  4. #6c83bf
  5. #758bc8
  6. #7d94d1
  7. #869cda

Tones

  1. #6c83bf
  2. #7586b8
  3. #7d89b1
  4. #848cab
  5. #8b8fa4
  6. #90939d
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#6c83bf to white

  1. #6c83bf
  2. #8696ca
  3. #9eaad4
  4. #b7bfdf
  5. #cfd4ea
  6. #e7e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#6c83bf to black

  1. #6c83bf
  2. #5a6c9c
  3. #48567b
  4. #38415b
  5. #272c3d
  6. #181a21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 17-4037 TPG
      #5f7dbe
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  26. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 21.7%

#6c83bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c83bf foreground

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="color: #6c83bf">…</p>

#6c83bf background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6c83bf">…</p>

#6c83bf shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c83bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7111615
Binary
01101100, 10000011, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#6c83bf
LRV
≈ 23.2%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.512
RGB
rgb(108, 131, 191)
RGBA
rgba(108, 131, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.251, g: 0.305, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.494%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9665601 / 0xff6c83bf
HSL
hsl(223, 39%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 39%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.373), saturation: 43% (0.435), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 223.373, saturation: 43.455%, perceived brightness: 52.202%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.874, S: 47.480, L: 55.258
Cubehelix
H: -138.431, S: 0.506, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -2.245, S: 0.117, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.435), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 23.702, Y: 23.181, Z: 52.506
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.233, Y: 23.181
CIELab
L: 55.258, a: 7.567, b: -33.977
CIELuv
L: 55.258, u: -13.361, v: -53.089
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.258, C: 34.809, H: 282.555
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.258, C: 54.744, H: 255.874
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.147, a: 3.615, b: -30.955
CIECAM02
J: 44.365, C: 40.957, h: 260.772, Q: 131.230, M: 35.817, s: 52.243, H: 311.489
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -5.967, green: 0.846
LMS
L: 18.800, M: 22.994, S: 52.020
YCbCr
Y: 128.498, Cb: 157.744, Cr: 113.643
YCgCo
Y: 140.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.963, Db: 90.330, Dr: 43.679
YPbPr
Y: 130.421, Pb: 32.645, Pr: -14.260
xvYCC
Y: 128.009, Cb: 156.676, Cr: 115.474
YIQ
Y: 130.963, I: -32.977, Q: 13.805
YUV
Y: 130.963, U: 29.545, V: -20.146
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.408
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.667

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