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#6e85b3 Hex Color Code

#6e85b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e85b3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e85b3 is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.16% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #6e85b3 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 31% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.05 nm.

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  1. Colorful illumination of the Ghats in the night. Varanasi. India
  2. The front of the Sears store inside a mall galleria
  3. exterior view to Naryn Central Mosque, Kyrgyzstan

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Color Schemes

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#6e85b3 linear gradient to complementary #aca275

  1. #6e85b3
  2. #7c8aa9
  3. #888e9f
  4. #929395
  5. #9c988a
  6. #a49d80
  7. #aca275

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #556d99
  2. #5d75a2
  3. #667daa
  4. #6e85b3
  5. #778dbc
  6. #7f96c5
  7. #889ece

Tones

  1. #6e85b3
  2. #7587ad
  3. #7c89a8
  4. #828ba2
  5. #878d9c
  6. #8c8f97
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6e85b3 to white

  1. #6e85b3
  2. #8798bf
  3. #9faccc
  4. #b7c0d9
  5. #cfd5e5
  6. #e7eaf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e85b3 to black

  1. #6e85b3
  2. #5b6e93
  3. #495774
  4. #384156
  5. #272d3a
  6. #181a20
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 0.644 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
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    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Searching Blue
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      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  7. FolkArt

    1. ★ Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 24/245
      #7384ad
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Plush Velvet 5 / 90BB 26/227
      #8085ae
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  9. New Look

    1. ★ Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Street Dance / G38-07
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.738 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  12. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  15. Pascol

    1. ★ Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial Sky / T10 40E-2
      #668dbc
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  18. Matthews Paint

    1. Cornwall Blue / 965
      #7084a9
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 4195 Grand Tour Blue 50BB 22/254
      #5e7ba4
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  20. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  22. Sikkens

    1. U9.25.45
      #7380af
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. V2.20.43
      #777ca2
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Urban Art / 38D-4
      #677faa
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Tropic Violet / 70BB 24/245
      #7683a8
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  27. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  28. Behr

    1. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Sleepy Hollow FF14-1
      #6f799e
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Bossa Nova Blue / 475
      #767c9e
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  33. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  35. Ressource Peintures

    1. Deep Egyptian Blue / HC11
      #6281ba
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  36. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  37. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 3.454 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  38. Asian Paints

    1. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Blue Clover / 1218
      #5f7baa
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  39. ECOS Paints

    1. Caribbean Current (0598)
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  42. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Premiere Purple / KM3086-3
      #7d83a4
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  47. Wattyl

    1. Azzaria / D69W
      #737dac
      ΔE = 3.738 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  48. Ford

    1. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  49. Sto

    1. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Arty Pants Purple
      #7a80a7
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  51. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  52. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  54. Kansai Paint

    1. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  55. Nerolac

    1. Ashberry - 2355
      #7783a2
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  56. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7454
      #6b8fb5
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  57. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. King's Robe / P107-C5
      #5f79ab
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  58. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  59. RAL

    1. RAL 280 60 25
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 280 60 30
      #7990c2
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  60. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  61. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Softened Violet / 1420
      #8186b5
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  62. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Lavender Blossom / B752
      #7b7fb1
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  63. Tollens

    1. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  64. Chrysler

    1. Sky Blue
      #7f87a7
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  65. Caparol

    1. 2203
      #7c80b0
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 42/18
      #6878ac
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  66. ProMarker

    1. China Blue
      #768ec6
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  67. Resene

    1. Havelock Blue B63-084-258
      #5784c1
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  68. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  69. Scib Paints

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  70. Vista Paint

    1. Premiere Purple
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Harbor Blue
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  71. Berger

    1. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #747c9f
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Harbour Blue / 7270
      #5b79aa
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  72. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-5 Daydream Island
      #5e7bb3
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  73. Little Greene

    1. Peep
      #79829f
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  74. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  75. Olympic

    1. King's Robe A46-5
      #5c7aa9
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  76. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  77. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  78. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 27.2%

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#6e85b3 foreground

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243187
Binary
01101110, 10000101, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#6e85b3
LRV
≈ 23.3%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.062
RGB
rgb(110, 133, 179)
RGBA
rgba(110, 133, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.315, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 49.902%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534029 / 0xff6e85b3
HSL
hsl(220, 31%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 31%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 39% (0.385), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 38.547%, perceived brightness: 52.105%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.379, S: 41.359, L: 55.425
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.411, L: 0.514
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.100, L: 0.515
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.385), magenta: 26% (0.257), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 22.952, Y: 23.344, Z: 45.935
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.253, Y: 23.344
CIELab
L: 55.425, a: 3.497, b: -26.855
CIELuv
L: 55.425, u: -13.074, v: -41.160
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.425, C: 27.082, H: 277.419
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.425, C: 43.187, H: 252.379
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.315, a: 0.245, b: -22.549
CIECAM02
J: 44.597, C: 34.323, h: 257.106, Q: 131.571, M: 30.015, s: 47.763, H: 309.590
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.236, jaune: -4.688, green: 0.970
LMS
L: 19.388, M: 23.757, S: 45.559
YCbCr
Y: 128.844, Cb: 151.598, Cr: 114.637
YCoCg
Y: 138.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 131.367, Db: 71.668, Dr: 40.641
YPbPr
Y: 131.413, Pb: 25.645, Pr: -13.616
xvYCC
Y: 128.861, Cb: 150.527, Cr: 116.039
YIQ
Y: 131.367, I: -28.480, Q: 9.449
YUV
Y: 131.367, U: 23.441, V: -18.745
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.403
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.172

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