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#6e85ae Hex Color Code

#6e85ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e85ae is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e85ae is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.16% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6e85ae has a hue of 218° (degrees), 28% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.77 nm.

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#6e85ae linear gradient to complementary #a89c74

  1. #6e85ae
  2. #7b89a5
  3. #868c9b
  4. #909092
  5. #989488
  6. #a1987e
  7. #a89c74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556d94
  2. #5d759d
  3. #667da5
  4. #6e85ae
  5. #768db7
  6. #7f96c0
  7. #879ec9

Tones

  1. #6e85ae
  2. #7486a9
  3. #7a88a3
  4. #80899e
  5. #858b99
  6. #8a8c93
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6e85ae to white

  1. #6e85ae
  2. #8698bb
  3. #9eacc9
  4. #b6c0d6
  5. #ced5e4
  6. #e7eaf1
  7. #ffffff

#6e85ae to black

  1. #6e85ae
  2. #5b6e8f
  3. #495770
  4. #384254
  5. #272d38
  6. #181a1f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
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    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d4
      #6883af
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. 37-c4
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      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
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      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
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      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. ★ Tropic Violet
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      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
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    1. ★ Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
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      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
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      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
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      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
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      #7689ad
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
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      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
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      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
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      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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#6e85ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e85ae foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #6e85ae">…</p>

#6e85ae background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #6e85ae">…</p>

#6e85ae shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e85ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243182
Binary
01101110, 10000101, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6e85ae
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#78a ΔE = 2.626
RGB
rgb(110, 133, 174)
RGBA
rgba(110, 133, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.319, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.498%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534034 / 0xff6e85ae
HSL
hsl(218, 28%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 28%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (218.438), saturation: 37% (0.368), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 218.437, saturation: 36.782%, perceived brightness: 51.807%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.647, S: 40.030, L: 55.221
Cubehelix
H: -143.860, S: 0.377, L: 0.512
TSL
T: -2.038, S: 0.095, L: 0.513
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.368), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 22.456, Y: 23.145, Z: 43.320
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.260, Y: 23.145
CIELab
L: 55.221, a: 2.111, b: -24.303
CIELuv
L: 55.221, u: -12.957, v: -36.889
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.221, C: 24.394, H: 274.965
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.221, C: 39.098, H: 250.647
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.109, a: -0.874, b: -19.712
CIECAM02
J: 44.404, C: 31.905, h: 255.208, Q: 131.286, M: 27.900, s: 46.099, H: 308.620
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.219, jaune: -4.233, green: 1.024
LMS
L: 19.363, M: 23.753, S: 42.983
YCbCr
Y: 128.354, Cb: 149.403, Cr: 114.992
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 130.797, Db: 65.003, Dr: 39.556
YPbPr
Y: 131.053, Pb: 23.145, Pr: -13.386
xvYCC
Y: 128.551, Cb: 148.331, Cr: 116.241
YIQ
Y: 130.797, I: -26.873, Q: 7.893
YUV
Y: 130.797, U: 21.261, V: -18.245
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.099
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.943

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