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#6c8edc Hex Color Code

#6c8edc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8edc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6c8edc is comprised of 42.35% red, 55.69% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8edc has a hue of 222° (degrees), 62% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.12 nm.

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#6c8edc linear gradient to complementary #c9c57f

  1. #6c8edc
  2. #8497cd
  3. #969fbe
  4. #a6a8af
  5. #b3b2a0
  6. #bfbb90
  7. #c9c57f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e74bf
  2. #587cc8
  3. #6285d2
  4. #6c8edc
  5. #7697e6
  6. #80a0f0
  7. #8aa9fa

Tones

  1. #6c8edc
  2. #7991d3
  3. #8495c9
  4. #8d99c0
  5. #969cb7
  6. #9da0ad
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#6c8edc to white

  1. #6c8edc
  2. #88a0e2
  3. #a1b2e8
  4. #bac5ee
  5. #d1d8f4
  6. #e8ebf9
  7. #ffffff

#6c8edc to black

  1. #6c8edc
  2. #5a75b4
  3. #495d8d
  4. #384568
  5. #283045
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 0.535 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 28.2%

#6c8edc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8edc foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6c8edc">…</p>

#6c8edc background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6c8edc">…</p>

#6c8edc shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8edc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7114460
Binary
01101100, 10001110, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#6c8edc
LRV
≈ 27.7%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.485
RGB
rgb(108, 142, 220)
RGBA
rgba(108, 142, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.302, b: 0.468
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.526%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9662756 / 0xff6c8edc
HSL
hsl(222, 62%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 62%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.786), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 221.786, saturation: 50.909%, perceived brightness: 56.614%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.561, S: 68.222, L: 59.616
Cubehelix
H: -140.138, S: 0.681, L: 0.551
TSL
T: -2.177, S: 0.145, L: 0.552
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 35% (0.355), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 28.771, Y: 27.699, Z: 71.527
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.216, Y: 27.699
CIELab
L: 59.616, a: 9.788, b: -43.487
CIELuv
L: 59.616, u: -17.951, v: -69.715
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.616, C: 44.575, H: 282.685
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.616, C: 71.989, H: 255.561
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.630, a: 5.477, b: -43.736
CIECAM02
J: 48.691, C: 50.367, h: 258.931, Q: 137.478, M: 44.045, s: 56.602, H: 310.531
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -7.652, green: 1.313
LMS
L: 21.367, M: 27.213, S: 70.802
YCbCr
Y: 136.884, Cb: 167.274, Cr: 107.536
YCgCo
Y: 153.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.726, Db: 119.274, Dr: 62.248
YPbPr
Y: 140.374, Pb: 42.910, Pr: -20.588
xvYCC
Y: 136.556, Cb: 165.693, Cr: 109.915
YIQ
Y: 140.726, I: -45.313, Q: 17.079
YUV
Y: 140.726, U: 39.012, V: -28.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.066
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.650

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