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#6c8ccb Hex Color Code

#6c8ccb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8ccb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8ccb is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.9% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8ccb has a hue of 220° (degrees), 48% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.5 nm.

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#6c8ccb linear gradient to complementary #bcb47b

  1. #6c8ccb
  2. #7f92be
  3. #8f99b1
  4. #9c9fa4
  5. #a8a697
  6. #b3ad89
  7. #bcb47b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5072af
  2. #597bb8
  3. #6383c2
  4. #6c8ccb
  5. #7595d5
  6. #7f9ede
  7. #88a7e8

Tones

  1. #6c8ccb
  2. #768ec3
  3. #7f91bb
  4. #8793b3
  5. #8f96ab
  6. #9598a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6c8ccb to white

  1. #6c8ccb
  2. #879ed4
  3. #a0b1dd
  4. #b8c4e5
  5. #d0d7ee
  6. #e7ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#6c8ccb to black

  1. #6c8ccb
  2. #5a73a6
  3. #495b82
  4. #384560
  5. #282f40
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6078
      #738dbf
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2143 U
      #608ecd
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 17-4041 TPG
      #5b89cb
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  17. Glidden

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  19. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  22. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

#6c8ccb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8ccb foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6c8ccb">…</p>

#6c8ccb background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6c8ccb">…</p>

#6c8ccb shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8ccb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113931
Binary
01101100, 10001100, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6c8ccb
LRV
≈ 26.3%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.821
RGB
rgb(108, 140, 203)
RGBA
rgba(108, 140, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.310, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.517%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663285 / 0xff6c8ccb
HSL
hsl(220, 48%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 48%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.789), saturation: 47% (0.468), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 219.789, saturation: 46.798%, perceived brightness: 55.029%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.330, S: 54.115, L: 58.278
Cubehelix
H: -142.338, S: 0.568, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.093, S: 0.130, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.468), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 26.338, Y: 26.254, Z: 60.168
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.233, Y: 26.254
CIELab
L: 58.278, a: 5.814, b: -36.056
CIELuv
L: 58.278, u: -17.003, v: -56.784
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.278, C: 36.522, H: 279.160
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.278, C: 59.275, H: 253.330
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.239, a: 2.086, b: -33.755
CIECAM02
J: 47.367, C: 43.717, h: 256.898, Q: 135.597, M: 38.230, s: 53.098, H: 309.483
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -6.309, green: 1.309
LMS
L: 20.808, M: 26.402, S: 59.605
YCbCr
Y: 134.210, Cb: 160.393, Cr: 109.479
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 137.614, Db: 98.379, Dr: 56.327
YPbPr
Y: 137.720, Pb: 35.180, Pr: -18.898
xvYCC
Y: 134.277, Cb: 158.903, Cr: 111.399
YIQ
Y: 137.614, I: -39.302, Q: 12.835
YUV
Y: 137.614, U: 32.178, V: -25.981
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.422
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.636

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