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#6e859f Hex Color Code

#6e859f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e859f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e859f is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.16% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6e859f has a hue of 212° (degrees), 20% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.01 nm.

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#6e859f linear gradient to complementary #9b8c72

  1. #6e859f
  2. #778698
  3. #808790
  4. #878889
  5. #8e8a81
  6. #958b7a
  7. #9b8c72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #566d86
  2. #5e758e
  3. #667d97
  4. #6e859f
  5. #768da8
  6. #7e96b0
  7. #879eb9

Tints and Shades

#6e859f to white

  1. #6e859f
  2. #8698ae
  3. #9dacbe
  4. #b5c0ce
  5. #ced5de
  6. #e6eaee
  7. #ffffff

#6e859f to black

  1. #6e859f
  2. #5b6e83
  3. #495767
  4. #38424d
  5. #272d34
  6. #171a1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 0.540 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 4 220 / Arctis 15
      #70849c
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 255 / 255 Silbergrau
      #6c8098
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 6166
      #73819b
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 580F-5 Mysteria
      #6e7f95
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  6. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Colonial Blue
      #73859d
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. ★ Glacier Blue
      #68839a
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Modesto Blue
      #74869e
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 111-12 U
      #7388a0
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ P 111-12 C
      #6987a7
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Levis

    1. ★ Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Steel Gray
      #71879c
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Night Sail / T65-7
      #6f809a
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  21. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Stratford Blue / 831
      #7786a2
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  23. Glidden

    1. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Prairie Kitchen Blue / 30BB 22/144
      #718099
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  27. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  28. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  29. Dulux

    1. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  31. AMC

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  33. Berger

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Windmill Blue 50BB 26/130
      #79859b
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  37. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  39. Sikkens

    1. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 24.2%

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#6e859f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e859f foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #6e859f">…</p>

#6e859f background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6e859f">…</p>

#6e859f shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e859f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243167
Binary
01101110, 10000101, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#6e859f
LRV
≈ 22.6%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.795
RGB
rgb(110, 133, 159)
RGBA
rgba(110, 133, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.274, g: 0.331, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534049 / 0xff6e859f
HSL
hsl(212, 20%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 20%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.837), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 211.837, saturation: 30.818%, perceived brightness: 50.955%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.394, S: 35.993, L: 54.650
Cubehelix
H: -151.597, S: 0.280, L: 0.506
TSL
T: -1.783, S: 0.080, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 21.074, Y: 22.592, Z: 36.045
xyY
x: 0.264, y: 0.283, Y: 22.592
CIELab
L: 54.650, a: -1.899, b: -16.543
CIELuv
L: 54.650, u: -12.614, v: -24.123
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.650, C: 16.652, H: 263.450
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.650, C: 27.222, H: 242.394
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.531, a: -4.038, b: -11.689
CIECAM02
J: 43.858, C: 24.533, h: 246.115, Q: 130.477, M: 21.454, s: 40.549, H: 304.095
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -2.865, green: 1.208
LMS
L: 19.295, M: 23.743, S: 35.817
YCbCr
Y: 126.884, Cb: 142.818, Cr: 116.057
YCgCo
Y: 133.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.087, Db: 45.008, Dr: 36.301
YPbPr
Y: 129.973, Pb: 15.645, Pr: -12.696
xvYCC
Y: 127.624, Cb: 141.743, Cr: 116.847
YIQ
Y: 129.087, I: -22.054, Q: 3.226
YUV
Y: 129.087, U: 14.721, V: -16.745
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.688
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.920

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