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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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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

#6c86c9 to black

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

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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. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

    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. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  11. Tikkurila

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

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

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

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

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718 CP
      #7489c1
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. California Paints

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

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

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

#6c86c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c86c9 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6c86c9">…</p>

#6c86c9 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6c86c9">…</p>

#6c86c9 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<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: 0.424%, yellow: 0.503%, blue: 0.788%
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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