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#6d8ad0 Hex Color Code

#6d8ad0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ad0 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ad0 is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.12% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ad0 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 51% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.07 nm.

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#6d8ad0 linear gradient to complementary #c1bd7c

  1. #6d8ad0
  2. #8292c3
  3. #929ab5
  4. #a0a3a8
  5. #acab9a
  6. #b7b48b
  7. #c1bd7c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5170b4
  2. #5a79bd
  3. #6481c7
  4. #6d8ad0
  5. #7693da
  6. #809ce3
  7. #89a5ed

Tones

  1. #6d8ad0
  2. #788dc8
  3. #8291c0
  4. #8a94b8
  5. #9298b0
  6. #999ba7
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6d8ad0 to white

  1. #6d8ad0
  2. #889cd8
  3. #a1afe0
  4. #b9c3e8
  5. #d0d6f0
  6. #e8eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6d8ad0 to black

  1. #6d8ad0
  2. #5b72aa
  3. #495a85
  4. #384463
  5. #282e42
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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    1. ★ 2381 U
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      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
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      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
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    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  11. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 28.1%

#6d8ad0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ad0 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #6d8ad0">…</p>

#6d8ad0 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6d8ad0">…</p>

#6d8ad0 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ad0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7178960
Binary
01101101, 10001010, 11010000
Hexadecimal
#6d8ad0
LRV
≈ 26.0%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.545
RGB
rgb(109, 138, 208)
RGBA
rgba(109, 138, 208, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.303, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.515%, blue: 0.816%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598256 / 0xff6d8ad0
HSL
hsl(222, 51%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 51%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.424), saturation: 48% (0.476), value: 82% (0.816)
HSP
hue: 222.424, saturation: 47.596%, perceived brightness: 54.991%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.630, S: 58.914, L: 58.019
Cubehelix
H: -139.447, S: 0.602, L: 0.537
TSL
T: -2.204, S: 0.132, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.476), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.184)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 18% (0.184)
XYZ
X: 26.777, Y: 25.981, Z: 63.266
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.224, Y: 25.981
CIELab
L: 58.019, a: 8.729, b: -39.273
CIELuv
L: 58.019, u: -15.974, v: -62.351
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.019, C: 40.231, H: 282.532
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.019, C: 64.364, H: 255.630
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.971, a: 4.572, b: -37.912
CIECAM02
J: 47.111, C: 46.262, h: 259.674, Q: 135.229, M: 40.455, s: 54.695, H: 310.917
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.307, jaune: -6.903, green: 1.100
LMS
L: 20.509, M: 25.648, S: 62.650
YCbCr
Y: 133.949, Cb: 163.022, Cr: 110.299
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 2.500
YDbDr
Y: 137.309, Db: 106.360, Dr: 53.847
YPbPr
Y: 136.863, Pb: 38.335, Pr: -17.720
xvYCC
Y: 133.541, Cb: 161.675, Cr: 112.434
YIQ
Y: 137.309, I: -39.764, Q: 15.647
YUV
Y: 137.309, U: 34.788, V: -24.836
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.979
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.602

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