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#6d85ae Hex Color Code

#6d85ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d85ae is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6d85ae is comprised of 42.75% red, 52.16% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6d85ae has a hue of 218° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.97 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6d85ae linear gradient to complementary #a89c73

  1. #6d85ae
  2. #7a89a4
  3. #858c9b
  4. #8f9091
  5. #989487
  6. #a0987d
  7. #a89c73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546d94
  2. #5c759d
  3. #657da5
  4. #6d85ae
  5. #758db7
  6. #7e96c0
  7. #869ec8

Tones

  1. #6d85ae
  2. #7486a9
  3. #7a88a3
  4. #7f899e
  5. #858b99
  6. #898c93
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6d85ae to white

  1. #6d85ae
  2. #8598bb
  3. #9eacc9
  4. #b6c0d6
  5. #ced5e4
  6. #e6eaf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d85ae to black

  1. #6d85ae
  2. #5b6e8f
  3. #495770
  4. #384254
  5. #272d38
  6. #171a1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2137 XGC
      #6f84ab
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ P 106-13 U
      #6880aa
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6364
      #7586b1
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  14. New Look

    1. ★ Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ 590D-5 Windsurf Blue
      #6784a9
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ 600D-5 Babbling Brook
      #7689ad
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  30. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  31. Caparol

    1. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  32. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  34. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  35. Plascon

    1. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  36. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  37. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  39. AMC

    1. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 22.7%

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#6d85ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d85ae foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6d85ae">…</p>

#6d85ae background

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="background-color: #6d85ae">…</p>

#6d85ae shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d85ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7177646
Binary
01101101, 10000101, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6d85ae
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.708
RGB
rgb(109, 133, 174)
RGBA
rgba(109, 133, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.320, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 49.619%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9599570 / 0xff6d85ae
HSL
hsl(218, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.846), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 217.846, saturation: 37.356%, perceived brightness: 51.710%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.140, S: 41.055, L: 55.156
Cubehelix
H: -144.533, S: 0.382, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -2.014, S: 0.097, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 22.332, Y: 23.081, Z: 43.315
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.260, Y: 23.081
CIELab
L: 55.156, a: 1.825, b: -24.409
CIELuv
L: 55.156, u: -13.369, v: -37.012
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.156, C: 24.477, H: 274.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.156, C: 39.353, H: 250.140
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.043, a: -1.103, b: -19.825
CIECAM02
J: 44.317, C: 32.142, h: 254.499, Q: 131.159, M: 28.108, s: 46.293, H: 308.260
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.220, jaune: -4.249, green: 1.080
LMS
L: 19.246, M: 23.732, S: 42.976
YCbCr
Y: 128.097, Cb: 149.551, Cr: 114.553
YCgCo
Y: 137.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.498, Db: 65.453, Dr: 40.889
YPbPr
Y: 130.840, Pb: 23.260, Pr: -13.886
xvYCC
Y: 128.368, Cb: 148.432, Cr: 115.802
YIQ
Y: 130.498, I: -27.469, Q: 7.682
YUV
Y: 130.498, U: 21.408, V: -18.860
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.238
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.761

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