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#6d81b3 Hex Color Code

#6d81b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d81b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d81b3 is comprised of 42.75% red, 50.59% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6d81b3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 32% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.5 nm.

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#6d81b3 linear gradient to complementary #ada773

  1. #6d81b3
  2. #7b87a9
  3. #888d9f
  4. #939394
  5. #9c9a89
  6. #a5a07e
  7. #ada773

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546999
  2. #5c71a2
  3. #6579aa
  4. #6d81b3
  5. #7589bc
  6. #7e91c4
  7. #869acd

Tones

  1. #6d81b3
  2. #7483ad
  3. #7b86a7
  4. #8188a2
  5. #868b9c
  6. #8b8d96
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6d81b3 to white

  1. #6d81b3
  2. #8695c0
  3. #9ea9cc
  4. #b6bed9
  5. #ced3e5
  6. #e7e9f2
  7. #ffffff

#6d81b3 to black

  1. #6d81b3
  2. #5b6a93
  3. #495574
  4. #384056
  5. #272c3a
  6. #171920
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2137 C
      #6e80a9
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 2108 C
      #777fa8
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  20. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  21. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  26. Duron

    1. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  27. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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#6d81b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d81b3 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #6d81b3">…</p>

#6d81b3 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6d81b3">…</p>

#6d81b3 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d81b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7176627
Binary
01101101, 10000001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6d81b3
LRV
≈ 22.2%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 3.014
RGB
rgb(109, 129, 179)
RGBA
rgba(109, 129, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.309, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.488%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9600589 / 0xff6d81b3
HSL
hsl(223, 32%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 32%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 39% (0.391), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 39.106%, perceived brightness: 51.091%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.956, S: 40.352, L: 54.244
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.425, L: 0.504
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.102, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.391), magenta: 28% (0.279), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 22.291, Y: 22.205, Z: 45.751
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.246, Y: 22.205
CIELab
L: 54.244, a: 5.567, b: -28.688
CIELuv
L: 54.244, u: -11.875, v: -44.183
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.244, C: 29.223, H: 280.981
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.244, C: 45.751, H: 254.956
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.123, a: 1.974, b: -24.578
CIECAM02
J: 43.415, C: 35.736, h: 260.312, Q: 129.816, M: 31.250, s: 49.064, H: 311.249
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.253, jaune: -5.027, green: 0.761
LMS
L: 18.444, M: 22.289, S: 45.360
YCbCr
Y: 126.571, Cb: 152.910, Cr: 115.670
YCgCo
Y: 136.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 128.720, Db: 75.650, Dr: 37.510
YPbPr
Y: 128.340, Pb: 27.300, Pr: -12.300
xvYCC
Y: 126.221, Cb: 151.981, Cr: 117.195
YIQ
Y: 128.720, I: -27.977, Q: 11.328
YUV
Y: 128.720, U: 24.744, V: -17.300
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 0.794
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.501

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