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#6d8ede Hex Color Code

#6d8ede Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ede is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ede is composed of 42.75% red, 55.69% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ede has a hue of 222° (degrees), 63% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.78 nm.

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#6d8ede linear gradient to complementary #cbc980

  1. #6d8ede
  2. #8597cf
  3. #98a1c0
  4. #a7aab1
  5. #b5b4a1
  6. #c1bf91
  7. #cbc980

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f73c1
  2. #597cca
  3. #6385d4
  4. #6d8ede
  5. #7797e8
  6. #81a0f2
  7. #8baafc

Tones

  1. #6d8ede
  2. #7a92d5
  3. #8596cb
  4. #8f9ac2
  5. #979eb9
  6. #9fa2af
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#6d8ede to white

  1. #6d8ede
  2. #89a0e4
  3. #a2b2ea
  4. #bac5ef
  5. #d2d8f5
  6. #e8ebfa
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6d8ede to black

  1. #6d8ede
  2. #5b75b5
  3. #4a5d8e
  4. #394569
  5. #283046
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 2129 U
    #6d8fdb
    ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 28.0%

  2. Valspar Paint

    Ships Ahoy
    #6089da
    ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

  3. Crown Paint

    Blue Mosel
    #6f95df
    ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

  4. GM / General Motors

    Light Blue
    #698bd0
    ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 26.0%

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#6d8ede HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ede foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6d8ede">…</p>

#6d8ede background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6d8ede">…</p>

#6d8ede shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ede">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179998
Binary
01101101, 10001110, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#6d8ede
LRV
≈ 27.9%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.347
RGB
rgb(109, 142, 222)
RGBA
rgba(109, 142, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.300, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 42.745%, yellow: 52.761%, blue: 87.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597218 / 0xff6d8ede
HSL
hsl(222, 63%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 63%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.478), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 222.478, saturation: 50.901%, perceived brightness: 56.838%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.097, S: 69.943, L: 59.770
Cubehelix
H: -139.389, S: 0.691, L: 0.553
TSL
T: -2.207, S: 0.145, L: 0.554
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 36% (0.360), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 29.160, Y: 27.869, Z: 72.936
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.214, Y: 27.869
CIELab
L: 59.770, a: 10.629, b: -44.356
CIELuv
L: 59.770, u: -17.642, v: -71.275
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.770, C: 45.611, H: 283.476
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.770, C: 73.426, H: 256.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.791, a: 6.213, b: -44.961
CIECAM02
J: 48.863, C: 51.022, h: -100.385, Q: 137.722, M: 44.618, s: 56.918, H: 310.886
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 49.884, chroma: 47.270, hue: 269.562
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 49.884, colorfulness: 41.337, hue: 269.562
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 49.884, saturation: 54.502, hue: 269.562
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 139.161, chroma: 47.270, hue: 269.562
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 139.161, colorfulness: 41.337, hue: 269.562
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 139.161, saturation: 54.502, hue: 269.562
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 62.855, colorfulness: 29.121, hue: 269.562
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 62.855, a: -0.222, b: -29.120
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.332, jaune: -7.813, green: 1.250
LMS
L: 21.496, M: 27.236, S: 72.192
YCbCr
Y: 137.337, Cb: 168.004, Cr: 107.833
YCoCg
Y: 153.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.253, Db: 121.490, Dr: 61.349
YPbPr
Y: 140.731, Pb: 43.795, Pr: -20.180
xvYCC
Y: 136.863, Cb: 166.471, Cr: 110.273
YIQ
Y: 141.253, I: -45.360, Q: 17.913
YUV
Y: 141.253, U: 39.737, V: -28.296
Okhsl
h: 266.052, s: 0.681, l: 0.601
Okhsv
h: 266.052. s: 0.500, v: 0.879
Okhwb
h: 266.052, w: 0.440, b: 0.121
Oklab
l: 0.657, a: -0.009, b: -0.125
Oklch
l: 0.657, c: 0.126, h: 266.052
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00823, Az: -0.00144, Bz: -0.01163
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00823, Cz: 0.01172, Hz: -97.07559
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.378
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.458

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