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#6e81b8 Hex Color Code

#6e81b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e81b8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e81b8 is comprised of 43.14% red, 50.59% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6e81b8 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 34% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.54 nm.

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#6e81b8 linear gradient to complementary #b2af74

  1. #6e81b8
  2. #7e88ad
  3. #8b90a2
  4. #969797
  5. #a09f8c
  6. #aaa780
  7. #b2af74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55699e
  2. #5d71a7
  3. #6679af
  4. #6e81b8
  5. #7689c1
  6. #7f91ca
  7. #879ad2

Tones

  1. #6e81b8
  2. #7684b2
  3. #7d87ac
  4. #838aa6
  5. #898d9f
  6. #8e9099
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6e81b8 to white

  1. #6e81b8
  2. #8795c4
  3. #9fa9d0
  4. #b7bedb
  5. #cfd3e7
  6. #e7e9f3
  7. #ffffff

#6e81b8 to black

  1. #6e81b8
  2. #5b6a97
  3. #4a5577
  4. #384058
  5. #282c3b
  6. #181921
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 0.415 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 0.941 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2115 CP
      #657fb8
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. ★ 2124 CP
      #637db7
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  18. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. North Island B5-D2-1
      #687cac
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  19. Dulux

    1. Fragrant Cloud 1
      #6381b6
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b3
      #667caf
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. 37-a
      #607dbd
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

#6e81b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e81b8 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6e81b8">…</p>

#6e81b8 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #6e81b8">…</p>

#6e81b8 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7242168
Binary
01101110, 10000001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6e81b8
LRV
≈ 22.5%
Closest short hex
#78b ΔE = 2.887
RGB
rgb(110, 129, 184)
RGBA
rgba(110, 129, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.305, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.491%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9535048 / 0xff6e81b8
HSL
hsl(225, 34%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 34%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.595), saturation: 40% (0.402), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 224.595, saturation: 40.217%, perceived brightness: 51.499%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.483, S: 42.607, L: 54.527
Cubehelix
H: -137.144, S: 0.455, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -2.298, S: 0.105, L: 0.508
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.402), magenta: 30% (0.299), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 22.930, Y: 22.475, Z: 48.468
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.239, Y: 22.475
CIELab
L: 54.527, a: 7.262, b: -31.109
CIELuv
L: 54.527, u: -11.613, v: -48.312
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.527, C: 31.945, H: 283.140
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.527, C: 49.688, H: 256.483
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.408, a: 3.371, b: -27.430
CIECAM02
J: 43.704, C: 37.927, h: 262.116, Q: 130.249, M: 33.166, s: 50.462, H: 312.194
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -5.466, green: 0.659
LMS
L: 18.587, M: 22.314, S: 48.038
YCbCr
Y: 127.318, Cb: 154.957, Cr: 115.754
YCgCo
Y: 138.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 129.589, Db: 81.865, Dr: 37.262
YPbPr
Y: 128.913, Pb: 29.685, Pr: -12.030
xvYCC
Y: 126.714, Cb: 154.076, Cr: 117.432
YIQ
Y: 129.589, I: -28.988, Q: 13.095
YUV
Y: 129.589, U: 26.777, V: -17.186
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 0.994
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 6.654

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