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#6e81aa Hex Color Code

#6e81aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e81aa is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e81aa is comprised of 43.14% red, 50.59% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #6e81aa has a hue of 221° (degrees), 26% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.77 nm.

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#6e81aa linear gradient to complementary #a69d72

  1. #6e81aa
  2. #7a85a1
  3. #858a98
  4. #8e8f8f
  5. #979385
  6. #9f987c
  7. #a69d72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566991
  2. #5e7199
  3. #6679a2
  4. #6e81aa
  5. #7689b3
  6. #7e91bb
  7. #8799c4

Tones

  1. #6e81aa
  2. #7483a5
  3. #7985a0
  4. #7f869b
  5. #838896
  6. #888a91
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6e81aa to white

  1. #6e81aa
  2. #8695b8
  3. #9ea9c6
  4. #b6bed4
  5. #ced3e2
  6. #e6e9f1
  7. #ffffff

#6e81aa to black

  1. #6e81aa
  2. #5b6a8b
  3. #49556e
  4. #384052
  5. #272c37
  6. #17191f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2137 C
      #6e80a9
      ΔE = 0.399 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ P 107-2 U
      #6d7fa3
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 4
      #6d81ac
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ 6364
      #7586b1
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 37-c5
      #6f7ba4
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Searching Blue
      #6b7da3
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Caparol

    1. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Contessa Blue / T60-7
      #6982a6
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Filson Blue
      #697ba1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. Plascon

    1. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  30. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  35. Behr

    1. 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 620D-5 Romanesque
      #727b9f
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  36. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

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#6e81aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e81aa foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6e81aa">…</p>

#6e81aa background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #6e81aa">…</p>

#6e81aa shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e81aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7242154
Binary
01101110, 10000001, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#6e81aa
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 3.444
RGB
rgb(110, 129, 170)
RGBA
rgba(110, 129, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.315, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.488%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9535062 / 0xff6e81aa
HSL
hsl(221, 26%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 26%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.000), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 221.000, saturation: 35.294%, perceived brightness: 50.649%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.881, S: 36.743, L: 53.939
Cubehelix
H: -140.997, S: 0.359, L: 0.501
TSL
T: -2.144, S: 0.090, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 24% (0.241), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 21.534, Y: 21.917, Z: 41.118
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.259, Y: 21.917
CIELab
L: 53.939, a: 3.353, b: -23.978
CIELuv
L: 53.939, u: -11.205, v: -36.377
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.939, C: 24.211, H: 277.961
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.939, C: 38.064, H: 252.881
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.815, a: 0.179, b: -19.304
CIECAM02
J: 43.153, C: 31.095, h: 258.225, Q: 129.424, M: 27.192, s: 45.837, H: 310.166
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.222, jaune: -4.190, green: 0.795
LMS
L: 18.518, M: 22.303, S: 40.798
YCbCr
Y: 125.946, Cb: 148.811, Cr: 116.748
YCgCo
Y: 134.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 12.500
YDbDr
Y: 127.993, Db: 63.203, Dr: 34.224
YPbPr
Y: 127.905, Pb: 22.685, Pr: -11.386
xvYCC
Y: 125.848, Cb: 147.927, Cr: 117.998
YIQ
Y: 127.993, I: -24.490, Q: 8.739
YUV
Y: 127.993, U: 20.673, V: -15.785
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.098
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.195

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