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Taubmans Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1 / #6d8bc6 Hex Color Code

#6d8bc6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8bc6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6d8bc6 is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.51% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8bc6 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 44% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.67 nm.

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#6d8bc6 linear gradient to complementary #b9b07a

  1. #6d8bc6
  2. #7f91ba
  3. #8e97ae
  4. #9b9da1
  5. #a6a394
  6. #b0a987
  7. #b9b07a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5271aa
  2. #5b7ab3
  3. #6482bd
  4. #6d8bc6
  5. #7694cf
  6. #7f9dd9
  7. #89a6e2

Tones

  1. #6d8bc6
  2. #778dbf
  3. #7f90b7
  4. #8792b0
  5. #8e95a9
  6. #9497a1
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#6d8bc6 to White

  1. #6d8bc6
  2. #879dd0
  3. #a0b0d9
  4. #b8c3e3
  5. #d0d7ec
  6. #e7ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#6d8bc6 to Black

  1. #6d8bc6
  2. #5b72a2
  3. #495b7f
  4. #38445e
  5. #282f3f
  6. #181b22
  7. #000000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 0.775
    2. ★ Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.277
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 0.825
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 1.459
    2. 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 2.935
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 1.576
  5. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 1.778
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 1.825
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.652
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.927
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.095
    2. Jazzy
      #768ebe
      ΔE = 2.761
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6078
      #738dbf
      ΔE = 2.194
    2. 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 2.746
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.194
    2. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.528
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.205
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.623
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.206
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.320
  14. Duron

    1. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 2.429
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.450
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.652
  16. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.548
  17. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.577
  18. Caparol

    1. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.591
    2. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.597
  19. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.607
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.694
  21. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.846
  22. Behr

    1. 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 2.908
  23. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.990

#6d8bc6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8bc6 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6d8bc6">…</p>

#6d8bc6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6d8bc6">…</p>

#6d8bc6 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8bc6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179206
Binary
01101101, 10001011, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#6d8bc6
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.193
RGB
rgb(109, 139, 198)
RGBA
rgba(109, 139, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.312, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 51.544%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598010 / 0xff6d8bc6
HSL
hsl(220, 44%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 44%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.775), saturation: 45% (0.449), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 219.775, saturation: 44.949, perceived brightness: 54.569
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.056, S: 50.187, L: 57.839
Cubehelix
H: -142.354, S: 0.531, L: 0.535
TSL
T: -2.093, S: 0.123, L: 0.536
CMYK
cyan: 45 (0.449), magenta: 30 (0.298), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 22 (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 57 (0.573), magenta: 45 (0.455), yellow: 22 (0.224)
XYZ
X: 25.729, Y: 25.792, Z: 57.038
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.238, Y: 25.792
CIELab
L: 57.839, a: 5.171, b: -33.915
CIELuv
L: 57.839, u: -16.189, v: -53.135
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.839, C: 34.307, H: 278.669
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.839, C: 55.547, H: 253.056
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.786, a: 1.556, b: -31.038
CIECAM02
J: 46.954, C: 41.600, h: 256.884, Q: 135.005, M: 36.379, s: 51.910, H: 309.476
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.272, jaune: -5.930, green: 1.234
LMS
L: 20.672, M: 26.027, S: 56.519
YCbCr
Y: 133.473, Cb: 158.341, Cr: 110.641
YCgCo
Y: 146.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 136.756, Db: 92.147, Dr: 52.793
YPbPr
Y: 136.858, Pb: 32.950, Pr: -17.714
xvYCC
Y: 133.537, Cb: 156.944, Cr: 112.439
YIQ
Y: 136.756, I: -36.826, Q: 12.013
YUV
Y: 136.756, U: 30.139, V: -24.351
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.221
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.725

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