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#6c8acc Hex Color Code

#6c8acc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8acc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c8acc is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.12% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8acc has a hue of 221° (degrees), 48% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.71 nm.

Color Variations

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#6c8acc linear gradient to complementary #beb87a

  1. #6c8acc
  2. #8091bf
  3. #9099b2
  4. #9ea0a5
  5. #aaa897
  6. #b4b089
  7. #beb87a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5070b0
  2. #5979b9
  3. #6381c3
  4. #6c8acc
  5. #7593d5
  6. #7f9cdf
  7. #88a4e9

Tones

  1. #6c8acc
  2. #778dc4
  3. #8090bc
  4. #8893b4
  5. #8f96ac
  6. #9699a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6c8acc to white

  1. #6c8acc
  2. #879cd5
  3. #a0afdd
  4. #b8c3e6
  5. #d0d6ee
  6. #e7ebf7
  7. #ffffff

#6c8acc to black

  1. #6c8acc
  2. #5a72a7
  3. #495a83
  4. #384461
  5. #282e41
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 0.763 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  12. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2129 C
      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

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#6c8acc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8acc foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c8acc">…</p>

#6c8acc background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #6c8acc">…</p>

#6c8acc shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8acc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113420
Binary
01101100, 10001010, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#6c8acc
LRV
≈ 25.7%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.079
RGB
rgb(108, 138, 204)
RGBA
rgba(108, 138, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.307, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.513%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663796 / 0xff6c8acc
HSL
hsl(221, 48%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 48%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.250), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 221.250, saturation: 47.059%, perceived brightness: 54.636%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.608, S: 55.616, L: 57.773
Cubehelix
H: -140.723, S: 0.579, L: 0.534
TSL
T: -2.155, S: 0.130, L: 0.536
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 26.168, Y: 25.723, Z: 60.701
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.228, Y: 25.723
CIELab
L: 57.773, a: 7.286, b: -37.409
CIELuv
L: 57.773, u: -16.266, v: -59.085
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.773, C: 38.112, H: 281.021
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.773, C: 61.283, H: 254.608
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.718, a: 3.342, b: -35.458
CIECAM02
J: 46.852, C: 44.712, h: 258.471, Q: 134.857, M: 39.100, s: 53.846, H: 310.293
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.295, jaune: -6.562, green: 1.181
LMS
L: 20.369, M: 25.623, S: 60.122
YCbCr
Y: 133.300, Cb: 161.414, Cr: 110.144
YCgCo
Y: 147.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 136.554, Db: 101.478, Dr: 54.312
YPbPr
Y: 136.362, Pb: 36.450, Pr: -18.036
xvYCC
Y: 133.111, Cb: 160.019, Cr: 112.157
YIQ
Y: 136.554, I: -39.075, Q: 14.191
YUV
Y: 136.554, U: 33.191, V: -25.051
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.704
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.900

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