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#6c86c9 Hex Color Code

#6c86c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c86c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c86c9 is comprised of 42.35% red, 52.55% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6c86c9 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 46% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.79 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6c86c9 linear gradient to complementary #beba77

  1. #6c86c9
  2. #808ebc
  3. #9096af
  4. #9e9fa2
  5. #aaa894
  6. #b4b186
  7. #beba77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516dae
  2. #5a75b7
  3. #637ec0
  4. #6c86c9
  5. #758fd2
  6. #7e97dc
  7. #87a0e5

Tones

  1. #6c86c9
  2. #7689c1
  3. #7f8dba
  4. #8790b2
  5. #8e94ab
  6. #9597a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6c86c9 to white

  1. #6c86c9
  2. #8699d2
  3. #9facdb
  4. #b8c0e4
  5. #d0d5ed
  6. #e7eaf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c86c9 to black

  1. #6c86c9
  2. #5a6ea4
  3. #495881
  4. #384260
  5. #282d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  11. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 XGC
      #6980c5
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 2718 CP
      #7489c1
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

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#6c86c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c86c9 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #6c86c9">…</p>

#6c86c9 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #6c86c9">…</p>

#6c86c9 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c86c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7112393
Binary
01101100, 10000110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6c86c9
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.293
RGB
rgb(108, 134, 201)
RGBA
rgba(108, 134, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.302, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 50.321%, blue: 78.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9664823 / 0xff6c86c9
HSL
hsl(223, 46%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 46%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.226), saturation: 46% (0.463), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 223.226, saturation: 46.269%, perceived brightness: 53.531%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.089, S: 54.442, L: 56.539
Cubehelix
H: -138.588, S: 0.567, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.239, S: 0.127, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 25.249, Y: 24.454, Z: 58.637
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.226, Y: 24.454
CIELab
L: 56.539, a: 8.748, b: -37.649
CIELuv
L: 56.539, u: -14.716, v: -59.419
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.539, C: 38.652, H: 283.081
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.539, C: 61.214, H: 256.089
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.451, a: 4.600, b: -35.688
CIECAM02
J: 45.616, C: 44.551, h: 260.533, Q: 133.067, M: 38.960, s: 54.109, H: 311.364
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.302, jaune: -6.620, green: 0.961
LMS
L: 19.485, M: 24.103, S: 58.072
YCbCr
Y: 130.990, Cb: 161.261, Cr: 111.829
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 133.864, Db: 101.011, Dr: 49.197
YPbPr
Y: 133.286, Pb: 36.490, Pr: -16.082
xvYCC
Y: 130.469, Cb: 160.054, Cr: 113.873
YIQ
Y: 133.864, I: -37.013, Q: 15.348
YUV
Y: 133.864, U: 33.039, V: -22.691
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.383
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 7.226

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