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#6d8cde Hex Color Code

#6d8cde Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8cde is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8cde is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.9% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8cde has a hue of 224° (degrees), 63% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.28 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6d8cde linear gradient to complementary #cccc7f

  1. #6d8cde
  2. #8596cf
  3. #98a0c0
  4. #a8abb1
  5. #b6b6a1
  6. #c1c191
  7. #cccc7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f72c1
  2. #597aca
  3. #6383d4
  4. #6d8cde
  5. #7795e8
  6. #819ef2
  7. #8ba7fc

Tones

  1. #6d8cde
  2. #7a90d5
  3. #8594cc
  4. #8f99c2
  5. #979db9
  6. #9fa1af
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#6d8cde to white

  1. #6d8cde
  2. #899ee4
  3. #a2b1ea
  4. #bac4ef
  5. #d2d7f5
  6. #e8ebfa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d8cde to black

  1. #6d8cde
  2. #5b73b5
  3. #4a5b8e
  4. #394569
  5. #282f46
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  7. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  8. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. RAL 280 60 35
      #7391cc
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  12. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  13. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.998 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  15. Behr

    1. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  16. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  17. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  18. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  21. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 4.349 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  28. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Florette
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  31. Berger

    1. Florette / 7215
      #8692cc
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 30.0%

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#6d8cde HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8cde foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #6d8cde">…</p>

#6d8cde background

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #6d8cde">…</p>

#6d8cde shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8cde">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179486
Binary
01101101, 10001100, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#6d8cde
LRV
≈ 27.3%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.645
RGB
rgb(109, 140, 222)
RGBA
rgba(109, 140, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.297, b: 0.471
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 52.285%, blue: 87.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597730 / 0xff6d8cde
HSL
hsl(224, 63%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 63%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.540), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 223.540, saturation: 50.901%, perceived brightness: 56.389%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.890, S: 70.398, L: 59.232
Cubehelix
H: -138.254, S: 0.695, L: 0.548
TSL
T: -2.252, S: 0.145, L: 0.549
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 28.865, Y: 27.279, Z: 72.837
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.211, Y: 27.279
CIELab
L: 59.232, a: 11.809, b: -45.205
CIELuv
L: 59.232, u: -16.928, v: -72.690
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.232, C: 46.722, H: 284.640
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.232, C: 74.635, H: 256.890
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.230, a: 7.248, b: -46.123
CIECAM02
J: 48.308, C: 51.578, h: 260.643, Q: 136.937, M: 45.104, s: 57.391, H: 311.422
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.340, jaune: -7.976, green: 1.137
LMS
L: 21.043, M: 26.441, S: 72.086
YCbCr
Y: 136.329, Cb: 168.586, Cr: 108.569
YCoCg
Y: 152.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.079, Db: 123.256, Dr: 59.117
YPbPr
Y: 139.301, Pb: 44.565, Pr: -19.272
xvYCC
Y: 135.635, Cb: 167.147, Cr: 111.071
YIQ
Y: 140.079, I: -44.811, Q: 18.958
YUV
Y: 140.079, U: 40.314, V: -27.266
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.174
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.159

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