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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

#6c8edb to black

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

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#6c8edb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8edb foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #6c8edb">…</p>

#6c8edb background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6c8edb">…</p>

#6c8edb shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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: 0.424%, yellow: 0.526%, blue: 0.859%
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
YCgCo
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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