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#6c8aea Hex Color Code

#6c8aea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8aea is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c8aea is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.12% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8aea has a hue of 226° (degrees), 75% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.09 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6c8aea linear gradient to complementary #d2d97d

  1. #6c8aea
  2. #8896d9
  3. #9da3c8
  4. #adb0b7
  5. #bbbda5
  6. #c8cb92
  7. #d2d97d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d70cc
  2. #5778d6
  3. #6281e0
  4. #6c8aea
  5. #7693f4
  6. #809cfe
  7. #8aa5ff

Tones

  1. #6c8aea
  2. #7b8fe0
  3. #8895d5
  4. #929acb
  5. #9ca0c0
  6. #a4a5b6
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#6c8aea to white

  1. #6c8aea
  2. #899cee
  3. #a3aff2
  4. #bbc2f5
  5. #d2d6f9
  6. #e9eafc
  7. #ffffff

#6c8aea to black

  1. #6c8aea
  2. #5b72bf
  3. #4a5a95
  4. #39446e
  5. #292e49
  6. #191b27
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 27.4%

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#6c8aea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8aea foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c8aea">…</p>

#6c8aea background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #6c8aea">…</p>

#6c8aea shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8aea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113450
Binary
01101100, 10001010, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#6c8aea
LRV
≈ 27.3%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 1.171
RGB
rgb(108, 138, 234)
RGBA
rgba(108, 138, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.287, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.519%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663766 / 0xff6c8aea
HSL
hsl(226, 75%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 75%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.714), saturation: 54% (0.538), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 225.714, saturation: 53.846%, perceived brightness: 56.705%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.731, S: 81.297, L: 59.254
Cubehelix
H: -135.985, S: 0.788, L: 0.547
TSL
T: -2.346, S: 0.158, L: 0.549
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.538), magenta: 41% (0.410), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 30.119, Y: 27.303, Z: 81.509
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.197, Y: 27.303
CIELab
L: 59.254, a: 16.511, b: -51.850
CIELuv
L: 59.254, u: -16.758, v: -84.105
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.254, C: 54.415, H: 287.664
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.254, C: 85.758, H: 258.731
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.253, a: 11.448, b: -55.909
CIECAM02
J: 48.265, C: 57.089, h: 262.427, Q: 136.875, M: 49.924, s: 60.394, H: 312.358
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.383, jaune: -9.200, green: 1.041
LMS
L: 20.564, M: 25.653, S: 80.618
YCbCr
Y: 136.240, Cb: 174.584, Cr: 108.014
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: -4.500
YDbDr
Y: 139.974, Db: 141.468, Dr: 60.822
YPbPr
Y: 138.522, Pb: 51.450, Pr: -19.416
xvYCC
Y: 134.966, Cb: 173.195, Cr: 110.944
YIQ
Y: 139.974, I: -48.713, Q: 23.525
YUV
Y: 139.974, U: 46.271, V: -28.051
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.450
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.197

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