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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

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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. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  13. 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%
  14. Peintures MF

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  19. 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%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

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

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  23. Farrow & Ball

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

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

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

    1. Brisbane Light Blue
      #6e7f9a
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  27. Vista Paint

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

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  29. Scib Paints

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

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  31. 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%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  33. Krylon

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

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

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

#6e859f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e859f foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

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

#6e859f 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: #6e859f">…</p>

#6e859f shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<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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