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#6e8adc Hex Color Code

#6e8adc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8adc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8adc is comprised of 43.14% red, 54.12% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8adc has a hue of 225° (degrees), 61% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.8 nm.

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#6e8adc linear gradient to complementary #cacc7e

  1. #6e8adc
  2. #8594cd
  3. #989fbf
  4. #a7aaaf
  5. #b4b5a0
  6. #c0c08f
  7. #cacc7e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5170bf
  2. #5a79c9
  3. #6481d2
  4. #6e8adc
  5. #7893e6
  6. #819cf0
  7. #8ba5fa

Tones

  1. #6e8adc
  2. #7b8ed3
  3. #8593ca
  4. #8f97c1
  5. #979cb8
  6. #9ea0ae
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#6e8adc to white

  1. #6e8adc
  2. #899ce2
  3. #a2afe8
  4. #bac3ee
  5. #d2d6f4
  6. #e8eafa
  7. #ffffff

#6e8adc to black

  1. #6e8adc
  2. #5c72b4
  3. #4a5a8d
  4. #394468
  5. #292e45
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 2718 C
      #5c88da
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

#6e8adc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8adc foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #6e8adc">…</p>

#6e8adc background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6e8adc">…</p>

#6e8adc shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8adc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7244508
Binary
01101110, 10001010, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#6e8adc
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.225
RGB
rgb(110, 138, 220)
RGBA
rgba(110, 138, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.295, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.519%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9532708 / 0xff6e8adc
HSL
hsl(225, 61%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 61%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.727), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 224.727, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 55.893%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.641, S: 69.077, L: 58.656
Cubehelix
H: -137.006, S: 0.682, L: 0.544
TSL
T: -2.303, S: 0.142, L: 0.545
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 28.433, Y: 26.657, Z: 71.343
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.211, Y: 26.657
CIELab
L: 58.656, a: 12.606, b: -44.994
CIELuv
L: 58.656, u: -15.843, v: -72.305
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.656, C: 46.727, H: 285.651
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.656, C: 74.020, H: 257.641
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.631, a: 7.946, b: -45.785
CIECAM02
J: 47.744, C: 51.156, h: 261.807, Q: 136.135, M: 44.735, s: 57.324, H: 312.032
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.342, jaune: -7.949, green: 0.979
LMS
L: 20.702, M: 25.681, S: 70.607
YCbCr
Y: 135.382, Cb: 168.142, Cr: 109.886
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 138.976, Db: 121.906, Dr: 55.118
YPbPr
Y: 137.940, Pb: 44.220, Pr: -17.772
xvYCC
Y: 134.466, Cb: 166.844, Cr: 112.389
YIQ
Y: 138.976, I: -43.024, Q: 19.592
YUV
Y: 138.976, U: 39.873, V: -25.421
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.785
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.217

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