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#6d8ccf Hex Color Code

#6d8ccf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ccf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ccf is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.9% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ccf has a hue of 221° (degrees), 51% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.8 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6d8ccf linear gradient to complementary #bfb97d

  1. #6d8ccf
  2. #8193c2
  3. #919ab5
  4. #9fa2a7
  5. #aba99a
  6. #b5b18c
  7. #bfb97d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5172b3
  2. #5a7bbc
  3. #6483c5
  4. #6d8ccf
  5. #7695d9
  6. #809ee2
  7. #89a7ec

Tones

  1. #6d8ccf
  2. #788fc7
  3. #8192bf
  4. #8a95b7
  5. #9198ae
  6. #989ba6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#6d8ccf to white

  1. #6d8ccf
  2. #889ed7
  3. #a0b1df
  4. #b9c4e7
  5. #d0d7ef
  6. #e8ebf7
  7. #ffffff

#6d8ccf to black

  1. #6d8ccf
  2. #5b73a9
  3. #495b85
  4. #384562
  5. #282f42
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 0.683 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  13. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  15. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 279 U
      #5b8edb
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

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#6d8ccf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ccf foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #6d8ccf">…</p>

#6d8ccf background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6d8ccf">…</p>

#6d8ccf shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ccf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179471
Binary
01101101, 10001100, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6d8ccf
LRV
≈ 26.5%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.695
RGB
rgb(109, 140, 207)
RGBA
rgba(109, 140, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.307, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.520%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597745 / 0xff6d8ccf
HSL
hsl(221, 51%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 51%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.020), saturation: 47% (0.473), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 221.020, saturation: 47.343%, perceived brightness: 55.379%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.460, S: 57.451, L: 58.519
Cubehelix
H: -140.975, S: 0.591, L: 0.541
TSL
T: -2.145, S: 0.131, L: 0.543
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.473), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 26.944, Y: 26.511, Z: 62.717
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.228, Y: 26.511
CIELab
L: 58.519, a: 7.254, b: -37.926
CIELuv
L: 58.519, u: -16.702, v: -60.063
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.519, C: 38.614, H: 280.828
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.519, C: 62.342, H: 254.460
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.489, a: 3.303, b: -36.178
CIECAM02
J: 47.623, C: 45.264, h: 258.221, Q: 135.962, M: 39.583, s: 53.957, H: 310.164
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.295, jaune: -6.651, green: 1.226
LMS
L: 20.948, M: 26.427, S: 62.117
YCbCr
Y: 134.859, Cb: 162.001, Cr: 109.634
YCgCo
Y: 149.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 138.369, Db: 103.261, Dr: 55.862
YPbPr
Y: 138.221, Pb: 37.065, Pr: -18.582
xvYCC
Y: 134.707, Cb: 160.559, Cr: 111.677
YIQ
Y: 138.369, I: -39.992, Q: 14.291
YUV
Y: 138.369, U: 33.774, V: -25.766
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.463
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 6.916

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