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Sikkens U4.30.52 / #6c8dc7 Hex Color Code

#6c8dc7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8dc7 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8dc7 is comprised of 42.35% red, 55.29% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8dc7 has a hue of 218° (degrees), 45% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.3 nm.

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#6c8dc7 linear gradient to complementary #b9ae7a

  1. #6c8dc7
  2. #7e92bb
  3. #8e97ae
  4. #9a9da2
  5. #a6a295
  6. #b0a888
  7. #b9ae7a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5073ab
  2. #597cb4
  3. #6384be
  4. #6c8dc7
  5. #7596d1
  6. #7f9fda
  7. #88a8e4

Tones

  1. #6c8dc7
  2. #768fc0
  3. #7f91b8
  4. #8793b1
  5. #8e96a9
  6. #9498a2
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#6c8dc7 to white

  1. #6c8dc7
  2. #869fd0
  3. #9fb1da
  4. #b7c4e3
  5. #cfd7ec
  6. #e7ebf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c8dc7 to black

  1. #6c8dc7
  2. #5a74a3
  3. #495c80
  4. #38455f
  5. #272f3f
  6. #181b22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
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      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  4. ProMarker

    1. ★ China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Sporty Blue
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      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Purple Hyacinth 590B-5
      #6c8fc3
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
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      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
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    1. ★ Light Periwinkle / 640
      #6a88bf
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Periwinkle / 404
      #647fba
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
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      #7782b9
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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      #6595d0
      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Grandeur
      #818eb6
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
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    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
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      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Tout est possible
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      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Jazzy
      #768ebe
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  16. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  17. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu 1407 / IT08
      #5d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Deep Egyptian Blue / HC11
      #6281ba
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  18. Dulux

    1. 61BB 28/291
      #7290c0
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  19. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  22. Glidden

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  26. Matthews Paint

    1. Humo Blue Met. / 27858
      #6c87b9
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.035 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  30. Sikkens

    1. U3.27.51
      #7291c0
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 3.209 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  36. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  37. ECOS Paints

    1. Bashful Blue (0611)
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 3.308 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  40. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Blue Fragrance / 9191
      #6498d2
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. American Dream
      #6998d0
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  43. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.460 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  45. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  47. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 659
      #7896cf
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  49. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  50. Apple Barrel

    1. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  51. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. 7247 - Royal Regetta
      #6d96ca
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  53. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  54. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 30
      #6b94c5
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 270 60 25
      #7494bc
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  55. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  56. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  57. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 4.220 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Aphrodite A47-4
      #6a98cc
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  58. Resene

    1. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  59. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 4.633 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  60. New Look

    1. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  61. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  62. Brillux

    1. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  63. Auro

    1. Forget-me-not
      #4b89cc
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  64. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  65. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  66. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  67. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Safe Harbor / 158
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  68. Sto

    1. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  69. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade F
      #6d98de
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  70. Nerolac

    1. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Abstract - 2397
      #4789c8
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  71. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  72. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  73. Mylands of London

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6d9ad1
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  74. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  75. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  76. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  77. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 27.2%

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#6c8dc7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8dc7 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c8dc7">…</p>

#6c8dc7 background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6c8dc7">…</p>

#6c8dc7 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8dc7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7114183
Binary
01101100, 10001101, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#6c8dc7
LRV
≈ 26.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.858
RGB
rgb(108, 141, 199)
RGBA
rgba(108, 141, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.315, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 51.850%, blue: 78.039%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663033 / 0xff6c8dc7
HSL
hsl(218, 45%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 45%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (218.242), saturation: 46% (0.457), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 218.242, saturation: 45.729%, perceived brightness: 55.003%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.774, S: 51.547, L: 58.377
Cubehelix
H: -144.082, S: 0.539, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.030, S: 0.126, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.457), magenta: 29% (0.291), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 26.015, Y: 26.360, Z: 57.739
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.239, Y: 26.360
CIELab
L: 58.377, a: 4.045, b: -33.646
CIELuv
L: 58.377, u: -17.335, v: -52.643
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.377, C: 33.888, H: 276.856
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.377, C: 55.424, H: 251.774
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.342, a: 0.597, b: -30.738
CIECAM02
J: 47.478, C: 41.693, h: 255.146, Q: 135.755, M: 36.460, s: 51.824, H: 308.589
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -5.871, green: 1.402
LMS
L: 21.011, M: 26.794, S: 57.217
YCbCr
Y: 134.322, Cb: 158.346, Cr: 109.395
YCoCg
Y: 147.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 137.745, Db: 92.164, Dr: 56.575
YPbPr
Y: 138.147, Pb: 32.795, Pr: -19.168
xvYCC
Y: 134.644, Cb: 156.808, Cr: 111.162
YIQ
Y: 137.745, I: -38.292, Q: 11.068
YUV
Y: 137.745, U: 30.145, V: -26.096
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 4.905
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 6.429

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