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#6e81b3 Hex Color Code

#6e81b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e81b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e81b3 is comprised of 43.14% red, 50.59% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6e81b3 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 31% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.21 nm.

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#6e81b3 linear gradient to complementary #aea773

  1. #6e81b3
  2. #7c87a9
  3. #898d9f
  4. #939394
  5. #9d9a89
  6. #a6a07e
  7. #aea773

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556999
  2. #5d71a2
  3. #6679aa
  4. #6e81b3
  5. #7689bc
  6. #7f91c4
  7. #879acd

Tones

  1. #6e81b3
  2. #7584ad
  3. #7c86a8
  4. #8289a2
  5. #878c9c
  6. #8c8e97
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6e81b3 to white

  1. #6e81b3
  2. #8795c0
  3. #9fa9cc
  4. #b7bed9
  5. #cfd3e5
  6. #e7e9f2
  7. #ffffff

#6e81b3 to black

  1. #6e81b3
  2. #5b6a93
  3. #495574
  4. #384056
  5. #272c3a
  6. #181920
  7. #000000

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  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 0.862 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 70 10 250 / Marin 5
      #6484b8
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 54.12.21
      #7081ae
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6125
      #7084b1
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 6365
      #717da9
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-c4
      #7683ae
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 610B-5 Corsican Purple
      #727ca9
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2137 C
      #6e80a9
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. 2108 C
      #777fa8
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  21. Sikkens

    1. U6.26.46
      #657cac
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  22. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Tropic Violet 70BB 24/245
      #697ba7
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  26. Duron

    1. Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

#6e81b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e81b3 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6e81b3">…</p>

#6e81b3 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e81b3">…</p>

#6e81b3 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e81b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7242163
Binary
01101110, 10000001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6e81b3
LRV
≈ 22.3%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 2.912
RGB
rgb(110, 129, 179)
RGBA
rgba(110, 129, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.309, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9535053 / 0xff6e81b3
HSL
hsl(223, 31%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 31%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.478), saturation: 39% (0.385), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 223.478, saturation: 38.547%, perceived brightness: 51.189%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.410, S: 39.317, L: 54.311
Cubehelix
H: -138.319, S: 0.420, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -2.249, S: 0.100, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.385), magenta: 28% (0.279), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 22.415, Y: 22.269, Z: 45.756
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.246, Y: 22.269
CIELab
L: 54.311, a: 5.846, b: -28.579
CIELuv
L: 54.311, u: -11.466, v: -44.053
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.311, C: 29.171, H: 281.562
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.311, C: 45.521, H: 255.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.190, a: 2.203, b: -24.455
CIECAM02
J: 43.502, C: 35.530, h: 260.985, Q: 129.947, M: 31.070, s: 48.898, H: 311.600
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.252, jaune: -5.011, green: 0.703
LMS
L: 18.562, M: 22.310, S: 45.367
YCbCr
Y: 126.828, Cb: 152.762, Cr: 116.109
YCgCo
Y: 136.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.019, Db: 75.200, Dr: 36.177
YPbPr
Y: 128.553, Pb: 27.185, Pr: -11.800
xvYCC
Y: 126.404, Cb: 151.880, Cr: 117.635
YIQ
Y: 129.019, I: -27.382, Q: 11.539
YUV
Y: 129.019, U: 24.597, V: -16.685
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 0.591
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.656

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