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#6e82c8 Hex Color Code

#6e82c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e82c8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e82c8 is comprised of 43.14% red, 50.98% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #6e82c8 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 45% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.25 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6e82c8 linear gradient to complementary #bdbf77

  1. #6e82c8
  2. #818cbb
  3. #9195af
  4. #9ea0a2
  5. #aaaa94
  6. #b4b486
  7. #bdbf77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546aad
  2. #5c72b6
  3. #657abf
  4. #6e82c8
  5. #778ad1
  6. #8093da
  7. #899be3

Tones

  1. #6e82c8
  2. #7886c1
  3. #808ab9
  4. #888eb2
  5. #8f92aa
  6. #9597a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6e82c8 to white

  1. #6e82c8
  2. #8896d1
  3. #a0aadb
  4. #b8bee4
  5. #d0d3ed
  6. #e8e9f6
  7. #ffffff

#6e82c8 to black

  1. #6e82c8
  2. #5c6ba4
  3. #4a5580
  4. #39405f
  5. #282c40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 XGC
      #6980c5
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 2115 XGC
      #707bbd
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  11. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  12. Caparol

    1. 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 70 14 260 / Lazur 150
      #647cc4
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 21.4%

#6e82c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e82c8 foreground

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="color: #6e82c8">…</p>

#6e82c8 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6e82c8">…</p>

#6e82c8 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e82c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7242440
Binary
01101110, 10000010, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#6e82c8
LRV
≈ 23.4%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 2.472
RGB
rgb(110, 130, 200)
RGBA
rgba(110, 130, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.295, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.496%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534776 / 0xff6e82c8
HSL
hsl(227, 45%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 45%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 45.000%, perceived brightness: 52.757%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.483, S: 54.794, L: 55.532
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.563, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.123, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.450), magenta: 35% (0.350), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 49% (0.490), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 24.835, Y: 23.449, Z: 57.850
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.221, Y: 23.449
CIELab
L: 55.532, a: 11.326, b: -38.655
CIELuv
L: 55.532, u: -12.460, v: -61.152
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.532, C: 40.280, H: 286.331
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.532, C: 62.409, H: 258.483
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.424, a: 6.804, b: -36.934
CIECAM02
J: 44.657, C: 44.957, h: 263.921, Q: 131.660, M: 39.315, s: 54.645, H: 313.148
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.315, jaune: -6.826, green: 0.608
LMS
L: 18.878, M: 22.684, S: 57.283
YCbCr
Y: 129.390, Cb: 161.690, Cr: 114.250
YCgCo
Y: 142.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 132.000, Db: 102.310, Dr: 41.850
YPbPr
Y: 130.780, Pb: 37.300, Pr: -13.220
xvYCC
Y: 128.317, Cb: 160.765, Cr: 116.387
YIQ
Y: 132.000, I: -34.403, Q: 17.550
YUV
Y: 132.000, U: 33.464, V: -19.301
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.160
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.255

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