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#6c8ade Hex Color Code

#6c8ade Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8ade is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c8ade is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.12% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8ade has a hue of 224° (degrees), 63% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.94 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6c8ade linear gradient to complementary #cbcd7d

  1. #6c8ade
  2. #8594cf
  3. #989fc0
  4. #a7aab0
  5. #b5b6a0
  6. #c1c18f
  7. #cbcd7d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e70c1
  2. #5879cb
  3. #6281d4
  4. #6c8ade
  5. #7693e8
  6. #809cf2
  7. #89a5fc

Tones

  1. #6c8ade
  2. #798ed5
  3. #8493cb
  4. #8e97c2
  5. #979cb8
  6. #9ea0af
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#6c8ade to white

  1. #6c8ade
  2. #889ce4
  3. #a2afea
  4. #bac3ef
  5. #d1d6f5
  6. #e8eafa
  7. #ffffff

#6c8ade to black

  1. #6c8ade
  2. #5a72b5
  3. #495a8e
  4. #394469
  5. #282e46
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 24.9%

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#6c8ade HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8ade foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #6c8ade">…</p>

#6c8ade background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6c8ade">…</p>

#6c8ade shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8ade">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113438
Binary
01101100, 10001010, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#6c8ade
LRV
≈ 26.6%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.039
RGB
rgb(108, 138, 222)
RGBA
rgba(108, 138, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.295, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.517%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663778 / 0xff6c8ade
HSL
hsl(224, 63%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 63%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.211), saturation: 51% (0.514), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 224.211, saturation: 51.351%, perceived brightness: 55.853%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.425, S: 70.889, L: 58.637
Cubehelix
H: -137.546, S: 0.703, L: 0.542
TSL
T: -2.281, S: 0.147, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 38% (0.378), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 28.453, Y: 26.637, Z: 72.735
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.208, Y: 26.637
CIELab
L: 58.637, a: 12.768, b: -46.149
CIELuv
L: 58.637, u: -16.554, v: -74.212
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.637, C: 47.883, H: 285.465
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.637, C: 76.036, H: 257.425
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.611, a: 8.088, b: -47.429
CIECAM02
J: 47.676, C: 52.299, h: 261.254, Q: 136.038, M: 45.735, s: 57.982, H: 311.741
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -8.154, green: 1.080
LMS
L: 20.482, M: 25.640, S: 71.975
YCbCr
Y: 135.064, Cb: 169.316, Cr: 108.866
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 138.606, Db: 125.472, Dr: 58.218
YPbPr
Y: 137.658, Pb: 45.450, Pr: -18.864
xvYCC
Y: 134.224, Cb: 167.925, Cr: 111.429
YIQ
Y: 138.606, I: -44.858, Q: 19.792
YUV
Y: 138.606, U: 41.039, V: -26.851
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.034
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.919

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