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#6c8edb Hex Color Code

#6c8edb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8edb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c8edb is comprised of 42.35% red, 55.69% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8edb has a hue of 222° (degrees), 61% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.22 nm.

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#6c8edb linear gradient to complementary #c8c47f

  1. #6c8edb
  2. #8396cc
  3. #969fbe
  4. #a5a8af
  5. #b2b1a0
  6. #beba90
  7. #c8c47f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e74be
  2. #587cc7
  3. #6285d1
  4. #6c8edb
  5. #7697e5
  6. #80a0ef
  7. #8aa9f9

Tones

  1. #6c8edb
  2. #7991d2
  3. #8395c8
  4. #8d98bf
  5. #959cb6
  6. #9c9fac
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6c8edb to white

  1. #6c8edb
  2. #88a0e1
  3. #a1b2e7
  4. #b9c5ee
  5. #d1d8f3
  6. #e8ebf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c8edb to black

  1. #6c8edb
  2. #5a75b3
  3. #495d8c
  4. #384567
  5. #283045
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 0.409 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  6. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  10. Apple Barrel

    1. Blue Kazoo / 99263E
      #5887da
      ΔE = 3.404 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Blueberry Frost / 99264E
      #7f92ca
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  11. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. U5.30.52
      #7593cb
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Mystic Iris / 146-5
      #8496d2
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  14. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Mystic Iris / PPG1246-5
      #8596d2
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  15. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  16. Plascon

    1. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Surfing Sarah B4-A1-4
      #408ce4
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  17. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  19. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  20. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 66BB 29/332
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  21. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Faraway Blue - 4240
      #7592cb
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  24. Limestrong

    1. Marine Shade F
      #6d98de
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  26. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  28. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  31. Behr

    1. Integrity P530-5
      #6289c8
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Larkspur Bouquet 600B-5
      #778bbf
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6030
      #7796d0
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 6029
      #7e97cf
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  38. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Avril / I35
      #7e8bbf
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  40. ECOS Paints

    1. Bashful Blue (0611)
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Mood Mode (1269)
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Starlette
      #7195cd
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 29.8%

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#6c8edb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8edb foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c8edb">…</p>

#6c8edb 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: #6c8edb">…</p>

#6c8edb shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8edb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7114459
Binary
01101100, 10001110, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#6c8edb
LRV
≈ 27.6%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.584
RGB
rgb(108, 142, 219)
RGBA
rgba(108, 142, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.303, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 52.560%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9662757 / 0xff6c8edb
HSL
hsl(222, 61%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 61%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.622), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 221.622, saturation: 50.685%, perceived brightness: 56.546%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.401, S: 67.341, L: 59.568
Cubehelix
H: -140.317, S: 0.674, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -2.170, S: 0.144, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 28.639, Y: 27.647, Z: 70.831
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.217, Y: 27.647
CIELab
L: 59.568, a: 9.481, b: -43.005
CIELuv
L: 59.568, u: -17.939, v: -68.875
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.568, C: 44.037, H: 282.433
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.568, C: 71.173, H: 255.401
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.580, a: 5.210, b: -43.064
CIECAM02
J: 48.644, C: 49.954, h: 258.772, Q: 137.412, M: 43.684, s: 56.383, H: 310.449
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.323, jaune: -7.564, green: 1.319
LMS
L: 21.361, M: 27.212, S: 70.117
YCbCr
Y: 136.786, Cb: 166.835, Cr: 107.607
YCoCg
Y: 152.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 140.612, Db: 117.941, Dr: 62.031
YPbPr
Y: 140.302, Pb: 42.410, Pr: -20.542
xvYCC
Y: 136.495, Cb: 165.254, Cr: 109.955
YIQ
Y: 140.612, I: -44.992, Q: 16.768
YUV
Y: 140.612, U: 38.576, V: -28.611
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.941
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.770

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