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#6d8be1 Hex Color Code

#6d8be1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8be1 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8be1 is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.51% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8be1 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 66% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.8 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6d8be1 linear gradient to complementary #cdcf7f

  1. #6d8be1
  2. #8696d2
  3. #99a0c2
  4. #a9acb2
  5. #b7b7a2
  6. #c3c391
  7. #cdcf7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f71c4
  2. #5979cd
  3. #6382d7
  4. #6d8be1
  5. #7794eb
  6. #819df5
  7. #8ba6ff

Tones

  1. #6d8be1
  2. #7b8fd7
  3. #8694ce
  4. #9099c4
  5. #989dbb
  6. #a0a2b1
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#6d8be1 to white

  1. #6d8be1
  2. #899de6
  3. #a2b0ec
  4. #bbc3f1
  5. #d2d7f6
  6. #e9ebfa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d8be1 to black

  1. #6d8be1
  2. #5b72b8
  3. #4a5b90
  4. #39446a
  5. #292f46
  6. #181b26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

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#6d8be1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8be1 foreground

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

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #6d8be1">…</p>

#6d8be1 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6d8be1">…</p>

#6d8be1 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8be1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179233
Binary
01101101, 10001011, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#6d8be1
LRV
≈ 27.2%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.518
RGB
rgb(109, 139, 225)
RGBA
rgba(109, 139, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.294, b: 0.476
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 52.092%, blue: 88.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597983 / 0xff6d8be1
HSL
hsl(224, 66%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 66%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.483), saturation: 52% (0.516), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 224.483, saturation: 51.556%, perceived brightness: 56.374%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.644, S: 73.229, L: 59.114
Cubehelix
H: -137.261, S: 0.718, L: 0.547
TSL
T: -2.293, S: 0.148, L: 0.548
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.516), magenta: 38% (0.382), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 29.125, Y: 27.151, Z: 74.925
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.207, Y: 27.151
CIELab
L: 59.114, a: 13.326, b: -47.065
CIELuv
L: 59.114, u: -16.624, v: -75.887
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.114, C: 48.915, H: 285.809
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.114, C: 77.687, H: 257.644
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.106, a: 8.589, b: -48.781
CIECAM02
J: 48.175, C: 53.080, h: 261.490, Q: 136.749, M: 46.418, s: 58.261, H: 311.865
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.353, jaune: -8.320, green: 1.069
LMS
L: 20.839, M: 26.053, S: 74.138
YCbCr
Y: 136.119, Cb: 170.194, Cr: 108.724
YCgCo
Y: 153.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 139.834, Db: 128.138, Dr: 58.652
YPbPr
Y: 138.802, Pb: 46.450, Pr: -18.956
xvYCC
Y: 135.206, Cb: 168.803, Cr: 111.348
YIQ
Y: 139.834, I: -45.500, Q: 20.414
YUV
Y: 139.834, U: 41.911, V: -27.051
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.667
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.789

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