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#6d86c8 Hex Color Code

#6d86c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d86c8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d86c8 is comprised of 42.75% red, 52.55% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #6d86c8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 45% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.7 nm.

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#6d86c8 linear gradient to complementary #bdb978

  1. #6d86c8
  2. #808ebb
  3. #9096af
  4. #9d9fa2
  5. #a9a794
  6. #b4b087
  7. #bdb978

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526dad
  2. #5b75b6
  3. #647ebf
  4. #6d86c8
  5. #768fd1
  6. #7f97db
  7. #88a0e4

Tones

  1. #6d86c8
  2. #7789c1
  3. #808db9
  4. #8890b2
  5. #8f94aa
  6. #9597a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6d86c8 to white

  1. #6d86c8
  2. #8799d1
  3. #a0acdb
  4. #b8c0e4
  5. #d0d5ed
  6. #e7eaf6
  7. #ffffff

#6d86c8 to black

  1. #6d86c8
  2. #5b6ea4
  3. #495880
  4. #38425f
  5. #282d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3934 TCX
      #6e81be
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 2718 CP
      #7489c1
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 22.2%

#6d86c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d86c8 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6d86c8">…</p>

#6d86c8 background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #6d86c8">…</p>

#6d86c8 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d86c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7177928
Binary
01101101, 10000110, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#6d86c8
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.397
RGB
rgb(109, 134, 200)
RGBA
rgba(109, 134, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.302, b: 0.451
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.504%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9599288 / 0xff6d86c8
HSL
hsl(224, 45%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 45%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.516), saturation: 46% (0.455), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 223.516, saturation: 45.500%, perceived brightness: 53.559%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.226, S: 53.560, L: 56.555
Cubehelix
H: -138.279, S: 0.556, L: 0.525
TSL
T: -2.251, S: 0.124, L: 0.526
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 25.254, Y: 24.470, Z: 58.025
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.227, Y: 24.470
CIELab
L: 56.555, a: 8.701, b: -37.054
CIELuv
L: 56.555, u: -14.328, v: -58.448
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.555, C: 38.061, H: 283.215
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.555, C: 60.178, H: 256.226
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.467, a: 4.559, b: -34.920
CIECAM02
J: 45.656, C: 43.928, h: 260.850, Q: 133.125, M: 38.415, s: 53.718, H: 311.530
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -6.516, green: 0.912
LMS
L: 19.595, M: 24.123, S: 57.470
YCbCr
Y: 131.149, Cb: 160.674, Cr: 112.339
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 134.049, Db: 99.228, Dr: 47.647
YPbPr
Y: 133.427, Pb: 35.875, Pr: -15.536
xvYCC
Y: 130.590, Cb: 159.514, Cr: 114.353
YIQ
Y: 134.049, I: -36.096, Q: 15.249
YUV
Y: 134.049, U: 32.456, V: -21.976
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.355
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 7.367

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