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#6c86cb Hex Color Code

#6c86cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c86cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c86cb is comprised of 42.35% red, 52.55% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6c86cb has a hue of 224° (degrees), 48% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.57 nm.

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#6c86cb linear gradient to complementary #c0bd77

  1. #6c86cb
  2. #818fbe
  3. #9197b1
  4. #9fa1a3
  5. #abaa95
  6. #b6b386
  7. #c0bd77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #516db0
  2. #5a75b9
  3. #637ec2
  4. #6c86cb
  5. #758fd4
  6. #7e97de
  7. #87a0e7

Tones

  1. #6c86cb
  2. #7689c3
  3. #7f8dbb
  4. #8790b3
  5. #8f94ab
  6. #9597a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6c86cb to white

  1. #6c86cb
  2. #8799d4
  3. #a0acdd
  4. #b8c0e5
  5. #d0d5ee
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c86cb to black

  1. #6c86cb
  2. #5a6ea6
  3. #495882
  4. #384260
  5. #282d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A70
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 67BB 22/374
      #567ebe
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #6b79bb
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  9. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Pattersons Curse / T57-7
      #7a7cb5
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  13. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  17. Behr

    1. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 3.134 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. RAL 290 60 30
      #858bc2
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 2718
      #667dd1
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10453
      #858bbe
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  22. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U5.35.45
      #5e83c0
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. U4.30.52
      #6c8dc7
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  28. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 1-39-5 Phlox
      #7b7dbb
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  35. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  36. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  39. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Blue
      #4d83c5
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  40. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  41. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  43. Duron

    1. Venture Violet
      #7a7cb7
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  44. Green Planet Paints

    1. Latana Lavendar Grape
      #8180b9
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Wave / KM3079-3
      #7179b9
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  46. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  48. KILZ

    1. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  49. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  50. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  51. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 6323
      #637ab5
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  52. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-53 Dancing Queen
      #8283b5
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 24.3%

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#6c86cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c86cb foreground

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<p style="color: #6c86cb">…</p>

#6c86cb background

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Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6c86cb">…</p>

#6c86cb shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7112395
Binary
01101100, 10000110, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6c86cb
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.479
RGB
rgb(108, 134, 203)
RGBA
rgba(108, 134, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.301, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 50.358%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9664821 / 0xff6c86cb
HSL
hsl(224, 48%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 48%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.579), saturation: 47% (0.468), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 223.579, saturation: 46.798%, perceived brightness: 53.663%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.424, S: 56.070, L: 56.633
Cubehelix
H: -138.212, S: 0.581, L: 0.525
TSL
T: -2.254, S: 0.129, L: 0.526
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.468), magenta: 34% (0.340), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 25.485, Y: 24.549, Z: 59.884
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.223, Y: 24.549
CIELab
L: 56.633, a: 9.347, b: -38.633
CIELuv
L: 56.633, u: -14.757, v: -61.109
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.633, C: 39.748, H: 283.600
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.633, C: 62.865, H: 256.424
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.547, a: 5.109, b: -36.977
CIECAM02
J: 45.704, C: 45.428, h: 260.867, Q: 133.195, M: 39.726, s: 54.613, H: 311.539
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.308, jaune: -6.799, green: 0.948
LMS
L: 19.497, M: 24.105, S: 59.300
YCbCr
Y: 131.186, Cb: 162.139, Cr: 111.687
YCoCg
Y: 144.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 134.092, Db: 103.677, Dr: 49.631
YPbPr
Y: 133.430, Pb: 37.490, Pr: -16.174
xvYCC
Y: 130.593, Cb: 160.932, Cr: 113.792
YIQ
Y: 134.092, I: -37.656, Q: 15.970
YUV
Y: 134.092, U: 33.911, V: -22.891
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.593
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.951

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