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#6e85c1 Hex Color Code

#6e85c1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e85c1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e85c1 is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.16% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #6e85c1 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 40% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.95 nm.

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#6e85c1 linear gradient to complementary #b8b477

  1. #6e85c1
  2. #7f8cb5
  3. #8e94aa
  4. #9a9c9d
  5. #a5a491
  6. #afac84
  7. #b8b477

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546ca6
  2. #5c74af
  3. #657db8
  4. #6e85c1
  5. #778dca
  6. #8096d3
  7. #899fdc

Tones

  1. #6e85c1
  2. #7788ba
  3. #7f8bb3
  4. #868ead
  5. #8c91a6
  6. #92959f
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#6e85c1 to white

  1. #6e85c1
  2. #8798cb
  3. #a0acd6
  4. #b8c0e0
  5. #cfd5ea
  6. #e7eaf5
  7. #ffffff

#6e85c1 to black

  1. #6e85c1
  2. #5c6e9e
  3. #4a577c
  4. #38415c
  5. #282d3e
  6. #181a22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3934 TCX
      #6e81be
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ P 104-5 C
      #7382b8
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6317
      #7b86b7
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  19. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Caparol

    1. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  25. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 26.0%

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#6e85c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e85c1 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6e85c1">…</p>

#6e85c1 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6e85c1">…</p>

#6e85c1 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e85c1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243201
Binary
01101110, 10000101, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#6e85c1
LRV
≈ 23.9%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.110
RGB
rgb(110, 133, 193)
RGBA
rgba(110, 133, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.305, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.502%, blue: 0.757%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534015 / 0xff6e85c1
HSL
hsl(223, 40%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 40%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.373), saturation: 43% (0.430), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 223.373, saturation: 43.005%, perceived brightness: 52.974%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.828, S: 48.185, L: 56.027
Cubehelix
H: -138.431, S: 0.506, L: 0.520
TSL
T: -2.245, S: 0.115, L: 0.521
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.430), magenta: 31% (0.311), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 24.441, Y: 23.939, Z: 53.775
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.234, Y: 23.939
CIELab
L: 56.027, a: 7.492, b: -33.905
CIELuv
L: 56.027, u: -13.409, v: -53.099
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.027, C: 34.723, H: 282.460
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.027, C: 54.766, H: 255.828
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.927, a: 3.542, b: -30.914
CIECAM02
J: 45.167, C: 40.889, h: 260.780, Q: 132.409, M: 35.757, s: 51.966, H: 311.494
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.281, jaune: -5.954, green: 0.844
LMS
L: 19.461, M: 23.768, S: 53.281
YCbCr
Y: 130.216, Cb: 157.744, Cr: 113.643
YCgCo
Y: 142.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.963, Db: 90.330, Dr: 43.679
YPbPr
Y: 132.421, Pb: 32.645, Pr: -14.260
xvYCC
Y: 129.726, Cb: 156.676, Cr: 115.474
YIQ
Y: 132.963, I: -32.977, Q: 13.805
YUV
Y: 132.963, U: 29.545, V: -20.146
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.061
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.220

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