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#6e8acf Hex Color Code

#6e8acf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8acf is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8acf is comprised of 43.14% red, 54.12% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8acf has a hue of 223° (degrees), 50% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6e8acf linear gradient to complementary #c1bc7c

  1. #6e8acf
  2. #8292c2
  3. #939ab5
  4. #a0a2a7
  5. #adab99
  6. #b7b38b
  7. #c1bc7c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5270b3
  2. #5b79bc
  3. #6581c6
  4. #6e8acf
  5. #7793d9
  6. #819ce2
  7. #8aa5ec

Tones

  1. #6e8acf
  2. #798dc7
  3. #8291bf
  4. #8b94b7
  5. #9298af
  6. #999ba7
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6e8acf to white

  1. #6e8acf
  2. #889cd7
  3. #a1afdf
  4. #b9c3e7
  5. #d1d6ef
  6. #e8ebf7
  7. #ffffff

#6e8acf to black

  1. #6e8acf
  2. #5c72a9
  3. #4a5a85
  4. #394462
  5. #282e42
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2129 C
      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  9. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Shining Orchid / T08 23-3
      #798dc5
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  15. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 28.1%

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#6e8acf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8acf foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6e8acf">…</p>

#6e8acf background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6e8acf">…</p>

#6e8acf shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8acf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7244495
Binary
01101110, 10001010, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#6e8acf
LRV
≈ 26.0%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.558
RGB
rgb(110, 138, 207)
RGBA
rgba(110, 138, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.303, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.517%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9532721 / 0xff6e8acf
HSL
hsl(223, 50%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 50%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.680), saturation: 47% (0.469), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 222.680, saturation: 46.860%, perceived brightness: 55.016%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.742, S: 58.009, L: 58.033
Cubehelix
H: -139.171, S: 0.591, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -2.215, S: 0.129, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.469), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 26.778, Y: 25.995, Z: 62.626
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.225, Y: 25.995
CIELab
L: 58.033, a: 8.674, b: -38.684
CIELuv
L: 58.033, u: -15.598, v: -61.383
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.033, C: 39.645, H: 282.638
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.033, C: 63.334, H: 255.742
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.986, a: 4.524, b: -37.136
CIECAM02
J: 47.149, C: 45.651, h: 259.955, Q: 135.284, M: 39.921, s: 54.322, H: 311.063
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.303, jaune: -6.799, green: 1.052
LMS
L: 20.620, M: 25.668, S: 62.020
YCbCr
Y: 134.108, Cb: 162.435, Cr: 110.809
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 137.494, Db: 104.577, Dr: 52.297
YPbPr
Y: 137.004, Pb: 37.720, Pr: -17.174
xvYCC
Y: 133.662, Cb: 161.134, Cr: 112.914
YIQ
Y: 137.494, I: -38.847, Q: 15.548
YUV
Y: 137.494, U: 34.205, V: -24.121
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.931
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.748

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