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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.

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#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 / #fff

#6d8ccf to black

  1. #6d8ccf
  2. #5b73a9
  3. #495b85
  4. #384562
  5. #282f42
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

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      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 17-4041 TPG
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      ΔE = 3.097 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Caparol

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      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
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      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
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    1. ★ 37-b
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      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 36-d
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      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6275
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      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
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      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  9. 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%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. Ford

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

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  13. Dulux

    1. 66BB 29/332
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  14. Levis

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

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  17. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Violet Hue - 2362
      #8497cf
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  18. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 3.164 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  23. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  26. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  27. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu gitan
      #7c8cbe
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Glory / 7247
      #7994cc
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Illusion / 9167
      #7396cf
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Mystic Iris / T12 38.F1
      #7e98d0
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  33. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Rich Expression / NP PB 1479 T
      #878fc0
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. DE 5865 - Safe Harbor
      #4a87cb
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  37. Duron

    1. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  40. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Mood Mode / 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  42. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 1269
      #8893cb
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. 7207 - Adora
      #8693c7
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  44. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  45. Behr

    1. 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  47. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  48. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  50. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  51. Clark+Kensington

    1. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  52. Sikkens

    1. U3.27.51
      #7291c0
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  53. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  54. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 29.4%

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#6d8ccf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ccf foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6d8ccf">…</p>

#6d8ccf background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

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

#6d8ccf shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<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: 42.745%, yellow: 51.981%, blue: 81.176%
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
YCoCg
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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