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#6e8bba Hex Color Code

#6e8bba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8bba is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e8bba is comprised of 43.14% red, 54.51% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8bba has a hue of 217° (degrees), 36% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.06 nm.

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#6e8bba linear gradient to complementary #b0a378

  1. #6e8bba
  2. #7d8faf
  3. #8a93a5
  4. #95979a
  5. #9f9b8f
  6. #a89f83
  7. #b0a378

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54729f
  2. #5c7aa8
  3. #6582b1
  4. #6e8bba
  5. #7794c3
  6. #809ccd
  7. #89a5d6

Tones

  1. #6e8bba
  2. #768cb4
  3. #7d8ead
  4. #838fa7
  5. #8991a1
  6. #8f929a
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6e8bba to white

  1. #6e8bba
  2. #879dc5
  3. #9fb0d1
  4. #b7c3dc
  5. #cfd7e8
  6. #e7ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#6e8bba to black

  1. #6e8bba
  2. #5c7298
  3. #4a5b78
  4. #384459
  5. #282f3c
  6. #181b21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2143 UP
      #6b8cbc
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. ★ P 106-5 U
      #728cba
      ΔE = 0.760 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 2
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ 61BB 28/291
      #7290c0
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Jazzy
      #768ebe
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  6. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ Celestial Sky / T10 40E-2
      #668dbc
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. ★ Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.50
      #628cc0
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 35-d2
      #7492c2
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Zigzag / KIDCC-47
      #6288bc
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  23. Behr

    1. 590B-5 Purple Hyacinth
      #6487bc
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. 600D-5 Babbling Brook
      #7689ad
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  24. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Portofino Blue
      #7b8eb8
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  25. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  26. Brillux

    1. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  27. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  28. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  29. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  30. Caparol

    1. 2302
      #7084b4
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  32. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 26.1%

#6e8bba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8bba foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #6e8bba">…</p>

#6e8bba background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #6e8bba">…</p>

#6e8bba shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8bba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7244730
Binary
01101110, 10001011, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#6e8bba
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.692
RGB
rgb(110, 139, 186)
RGBA
rgba(110, 139, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.320, b: 0.428
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.514%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9532486 / 0xff6e8bba
HSL
hsl(217, 36%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 36%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.105), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 217.105, saturation: 40.860%, perceived brightness: 53.917%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.929, S: 45.971, L: 57.390
Cubehelix
H: -145.383, S: 0.446, L: 0.531
TSL
T: -1.984, S: 0.110, L: 0.532
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 25% (0.253), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 24.523, Y: 25.324, Z: 50.041
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.254, Y: 25.324
CIELab
L: 57.390, a: 1.974, b: -27.808
CIELuv
L: 57.390, u: -15.622, v: -42.757
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.390, C: 27.878, H: 274.060
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.390, C: 45.522, H: 249.929
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.323, a: -1.080, b: -23.731
CIECAM02
J: 46.545, C: 35.950, h: 253.688, Q: 134.415, M: 31.438, s: 48.362, H: 307.850
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.234, jaune: -4.837, green: 1.291
LMS
L: 20.723, M: 26.038, S: 49.628
YCbCr
Y: 132.554, Cb: 152.925, Cr: 111.932
YCgCo
Y: 143.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.687, Db: 75.701, Dr: 48.856
YPbPr
Y: 136.207, Pb: 26.835, Pr: -16.662
xvYCC
Y: 132.978, Cb: 151.573, Cr: 113.364
YIQ
Y: 135.687, I: -32.375, Q: 8.491
YUV
Y: 135.687, U: 24.760, V: -22.535
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.765
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.893

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