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#6e85c9 Hex Color Code

#6e85c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e85c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e85c9 is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.16% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6e85c9 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 46% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.08 nm.

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#6e85c9 linear gradient to complementary #bfbe78

  1. #6e85c9
  2. #828ebc
  3. #9197b0
  4. #9fa1a2
  5. #abaa95
  6. #b5b487
  7. #bfbe78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536cae
  2. #5c74b7
  3. #657dc0
  4. #6e85c9
  5. #778dd2
  6. #8096dc
  7. #899fe5

Tones

  1. #6e85c9
  2. #7889c2
  3. #818cba
  4. #8990b3
  5. #9094ab
  6. #9698a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6e85c9 to White

  1. #6e85c9
  2. #8898d2
  3. #a1acdb
  4. #b8c0e4
  5. #d0d5ed
  6. #e8eaf6
  7. #ffffff

#6e85c9 to Black

  1. #6e85c9
  2. #5c6ea4
  3. #4a5781
  4. #394160
  5. #282d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  11. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  12. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 24.9%

#6e85c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e85c9 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6e85c9">…</p>

#6e85c9 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6e85c9">…</p>

#6e85c9 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e85c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243209
Binary
01101110, 10000101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6e85c9
LRV
≈ 24.3%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 1.835
RGB
rgb(110, 133, 201)
RGBA
rgba(110, 133, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.300, b: 0.453
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.503%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534007 / 0xff6e85c9
HSL
hsl(225, 46%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 46%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.835), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 224.835, saturation: 45.274%, perceived brightness: 53.493%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.200, S: 54.630, L: 56.393
Cubehelix
H: -136.893, S: 0.561, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.308, S: 0.123, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 25.357, Y: 24.306, Z: 58.602
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.225, Y: 24.306
CIELab
L: 56.393, a: 9.841, b: -37.871
CIELuv
L: 56.393, u: -13.604, v: -59.879
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.393, C: 39.128, H: 284.567
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.393, C: 61.405, H: 257.200
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.301, a: 5.533, b: -35.966
CIECAM02
J: 45.512, C: 44.490, h: 262.163, Q: 132.914, M: 38.906, s: 54.103, H: 312.219
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -6.672, green: 0.787
LMS
L: 19.506, M: 23.775, S: 58.036
YCbCr
Y: 131.000, Cb: 161.256, Cr: 113.075
YCgCo
Y: 144.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 133.875, Db: 100.994, Dr: 45.415
YPbPr
Y: 132.997, Pb: 36.645, Pr: -14.628
xvYCC
Y: 130.221, Cb: 160.190, Cr: 115.150
YIQ
Y: 133.875, I: -35.547, Q: 16.294
YUV
Y: 133.875, U: 33.033, V: -20.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.340
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 7.206

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