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#6e86c4 Hex Color Code

#6e86c4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e86c4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e86c4 is comprised of 43.14% red, 52.55% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #6e86c4 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 42% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.94 nm.

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#6e86c4 linear gradient to complementary #bab678

  1. #6e86c4
  2. #808eb8
  3. #8f95ac
  4. #9c9da0
  5. #a7a593
  6. #b1ae86
  7. #bab678

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536da9
  2. #5c75b2
  3. #657ebb
  4. #6e86c4
  5. #778ecd
  6. #8097d6
  7. #89a0e0

Tones

  1. #6e86c4
  2. #7789bd
  3. #7f8cb6
  4. #878faf
  5. #8d92a7
  6. #9396a0
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6e86c4 to white

  1. #6e86c4
  2. #8899ce
  3. #a0add8
  4. #b8c1e2
  5. #d0d5eb
  6. #e7eaf5
  7. #ffffff

#6e86c4 to black

  1. #6e86c4
  2. #5c6ea0
  3. #4a587e
  4. #39425d
  5. #282d3f
  6. #181a22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  5. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  17. Caparol

    1. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 36-d2
      #7784b8
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  19. Bristol

    1. Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 26.4%

#6e86c4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e86c4 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6e86c4">…</p>

#6e86c4 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #6e86c4">…</p>

#6e86c4 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e86c4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7243460
Binary
01101110, 10000110, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#6e86c4
LRV
≈ 24.3%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.678
RGB
rgb(110, 134, 196)
RGBA
rgba(110, 134, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.305, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.505%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9533756 / 0xff6e86c4
HSL
hsl(223, 42%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 42%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.256), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 223.256, saturation: 43.878%, perceived brightness: 53.393%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.836, S: 50.244, L: 56.436
Cubehelix
H: -138.556, S: 0.524, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.240, S: 0.118, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 32% (0.316), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 24.916, Y: 24.349, Z: 55.601
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.232, Y: 24.349
CIELab
L: 56.436, a: 7.777, b: -34.970
CIELuv
L: 56.436, u: -13.863, v: -54.930
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.436, C: 35.824, H: 282.538
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.436, C: 56.653, H: 255.836
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.345, a: 3.778, b: -32.265
CIECAM02
J: 45.568, C: 41.953, h: 260.634, Q: 132.996, M: 36.687, s: 52.522, H: 311.417
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -6.142, green: 0.884
LMS
L: 19.689, M: 24.141, S: 55.084
YCbCr
Y: 131.014, Cb: 158.770, Cr: 113.062
YCgCo
Y: 143.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.892, Db: 93.446, Dr: 45.446
YPbPr
Y: 133.352, Pb: 33.760, Pr: -14.852
xvYCC
Y: 130.526, Cb: 157.656, Cr: 114.954
YIQ
Y: 133.892, I: -34.215, Q: 14.215
YUV
Y: 133.892, U: 30.564, V: -20.961
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.298
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.475

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