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#6e8ceb Hex Color Code

#6e8ceb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8ceb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8ceb is comprised of 43.14% red, 54.9% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8ceb has a hue of 226° (degrees), 76% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.18 nm.

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#6e8ceb linear gradient to complementary #d3d881

  1. #6e8ceb
  2. #8998db
  3. #9ea4ca
  4. #aeb1b9
  5. #bcbda7
  6. #c8cb95
  7. #d3d881

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e71cd
  2. #597ad7
  3. #6483e1
  4. #6e8ceb
  5. #7895f5
  6. #829eff
  7. #8da8ff

Tones

  1. #6e8ceb
  2. #7d91e1
  3. #8997d7
  4. #949ccc
  5. #9da2c2
  6. #a6a7b8
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#6e8ceb to white

  1. #6e8ceb
  2. #8b9eef
  3. #a4b1f2
  4. #bcc4f6
  5. #d3d7f9
  6. #e9ebfc
  7. #ffffff

#6e8ceb to black

  1. #6e8ceb
  2. #5c73c0
  3. #4b5b96
  4. #3a456e
  5. #292f49
  6. #191b27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2363
      #788ce4
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ 42/02
      #788cec
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727 U
      #6490e8
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 27.4%

#6e8ceb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8ceb foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #6e8ceb">…</p>

#6e8ceb background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e8ceb">…</p>

#6e8ceb shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8ceb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7245035
Binary
01101110, 10001100, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#6e8ceb
LRV
≈ 28.1%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 1.788
RGB
rgb(110, 140, 235)
RGBA
rgba(110, 140, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.289, b: 0.485
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.526%, blue: 0.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9532181 / 0xff6e8ceb
HSL
hsl(226, 76%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 76%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.600), saturation: 53% (0.532), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 225.600, saturation: 53.191%, perceived brightness: 57.393%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.591, S: 81.836, L: 59.949
Cubehelix
H: -136.103, S: 0.784, L: 0.555
TSL
T: -2.341, S: 0.155, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.532), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 30.799, Y: 28.067, Z: 82.376
xyY
x: 0.218, y: 0.199, Y: 28.067
CIELab
L: 59.949, a: 16.060, b: -51.293
CIELuv
L: 59.949, u: -16.816, v: -83.329
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.949, C: 53.748, H: 287.386
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.949, C: 85.009, H: 258.591
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.978, a: 11.059, b: -55.105
CIECAM02
J: 49.021, C: 56.635, h: 262.372, Q: 137.944, M: 49.527, s: 59.920, H: 312.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.377, jaune: -9.095, green: 1.036
LMS
L: 21.249, M: 26.476, S: 81.482
YCbCr
Y: 137.860, Cb: 174.145, Cr: 108.085
YCgCo
Y: 156.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 141.860, Db: 140.135, Dr: 60.605
YPbPr
Y: 140.450, Pb: 50.950, Pr: -19.370
xvYCC
Y: 136.622, Cb: 172.756, Cr: 110.985
YIQ
Y: 141.860, I: -48.391, Q: 23.214
YUV
Y: 141.860, U: 45.835, V: -27.951
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 8.666
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.420

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