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#6d8ad4 Hex Color Code

#6d8ad4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ad4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ad4 is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.12% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ad4 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 54% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.66 nm.

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#6d8ad4 linear gradient to complementary #c5c27c

  1. #6d8ad4
  2. #8393c6
  3. #949cb8
  4. #a3a5aa
  5. #b0ae9b
  6. #bbb88c
  7. #c5c27c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5070b8
  2. #5a79c1
  3. #6381ca
  4. #6d8ad4
  5. #7693de
  6. #809ce7
  7. #8aa5f1

Tones

  1. #6d8ad4
  2. #798ecc
  3. #8391c3
  4. #8c95bb
  5. #9399b2
  6. #9b9daa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6d8ad4 to white

  1. #6d8ad4
  2. #889cdb
  3. #a1afe3
  4. #b9c3ea
  5. #d1d6f1
  6. #e8eaf8
  7. #ffffff

#6d8ad4 to black

  1. #6d8ad4
  2. #5b72ad
  3. #4a5a88
  4. #394464
  5. #282e43
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 28.2%

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#6d8ad4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ad4 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #6d8ad4">…</p>

#6d8ad4 background

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

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #6d8ad4">…</p>

#6d8ad4 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ad4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7178964
Binary
01101101, 10001010, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#6d8ad4
LRV
≈ 26.2%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 2.008
RGB
rgb(109, 138, 212)
RGBA
rgba(109, 138, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.301, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.516%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598252 / 0xff6d8ad4
HSL
hsl(223, 54%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 54%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.107), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 223.107, saturation: 48.585%, perceived brightness: 55.258%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.283, S: 62.298, L: 58.207
Cubehelix
H: -138.715, S: 0.630, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.233, S: 0.136, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 27.275, Y: 26.180, Z: 65.891
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.219, Y: 26.180
CIELab
L: 58.207, a: 9.936, b: -41.224
CIELuv
L: 58.207, u: -16.043, v: -65.724
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.207, C: 42.405, H: 283.552
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.207, C: 67.654, H: 256.283
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.166, a: 5.611, b: -40.536
CIECAM02
J: 47.291, C: 47.972, h: 260.325, Q: 135.488, M: 41.950, s: 55.644, H: 311.256
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.319, jaune: -7.258, green: 1.075
LMS
L: 20.533, M: 25.652, S: 65.235
YCbCr
Y: 134.341, Cb: 164.778, Cr: 110.015
YCgCo
Y: 149.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 137.765, Db: 111.692, Dr: 54.715
YPbPr
Y: 137.151, Pb: 40.335, Pr: -17.904
xvYCC
Y: 133.789, Cb: 163.432, Cr: 112.273
YIQ
Y: 137.765, I: -41.049, Q: 16.892
YUV
Y: 137.765, U: 36.532, V: -25.236
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.435
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.073

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