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#6d8ada Hex Color Code

#6d8ada Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ada is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ada is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.12% green and 85.49% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ada has a hue of 224° (degrees), 60% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.12 nm.

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  1. BARCELONA, SPAIN - OCTOBER 8: La Sagrada Familia cathedral
  2. High angle view of New York city buildings at night
  3. Night view on Funchal on Madeira

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Color Schemes

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#6d8ada linear gradient to complementary #c9c97e

  1. #6d8ada
  2. #8494cc
  3. #979ebd
  4. #a6a8ae
  5. #b3b39f
  6. #bfbe8f
  7. #c9c97e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5070bd
  2. #5a79c7
  3. #6381d0
  4. #6d8ada
  5. #7793e4
  6. #809cee
  7. #8aa5f7

Tones

  1. #6d8ada
  2. #798ed1
  3. #8492c8
  4. #8d96bf
  5. #959ab6
  6. #9c9fac
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6d8ada to white

  1. #6d8ada
  2. #889ce0
  3. #a2afe7
  4. #bac3ed
  5. #d1d6f3
  6. #e8eaf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d8ada to black

  1. #6d8ada
  2. #5b72b2
  3. #4a5a8c
  4. #394467
  5. #282e45
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000 / #000

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#6d8ada HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ada foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6d8ada">…</p>

#6d8ada background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6d8ada">…</p>

#6d8ada shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ada">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7178970
Binary
01101101, 10001010, 11011010
Hexadecimal
#6d8ada
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.237
RGB
rgb(109, 138, 218)
RGBA
rgba(109, 138, 218, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.297, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 51.728%, blue: 85.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598246 / 0xff6d8ada
HSL
hsl(224, 60%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 60%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.037), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 85% (0.855)
HSP
hue: 224.037, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 55.666%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.144, S: 67.411, L: 58.498
Cubehelix
H: -137.729, S: 0.672, L: 0.542
TSL
T: -2.273, S: 0.141, L: 0.543
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 37% (0.367), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.145)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 15% (0.145)
XYZ
X: 28.046, Y: 26.488, Z: 69.951
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.213, Y: 26.488
CIELab
L: 58.498, a: 11.764, b: -44.129
CIELuv
L: 58.498, u: -16.148, v: -70.757
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.498, C: 45.671, H: 284.927
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.498, C: 72.576, H: 257.144
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.467, a: 7.204, b: -44.557
CIECAM02
J: 47.568, C: 50.491, h: 261.162, Q: 135.884, M: 44.153, s: 57.003, H: 311.693
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.336, jaune: -7.788, green: 1.043
LMS
L: 20.571, M: 25.657, S: 69.234
YCbCr
Y: 134.929, Cb: 167.412, Cr: 109.589
YCoCg
Y: 150.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 138.449, Db: 119.690, Dr: 56.017
YPbPr
Y: 137.583, Pb: 43.335, Pr: -18.180
xvYCC
Y: 134.160, Cb: 166.067, Cr: 112.030
YIQ
Y: 138.449, I: -42.977, Q: 18.759
YUV
Y: 138.449, U: 39.148, V: -25.836
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.368
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.370

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