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#6e8dd4 Hex Color Code

#6e8dd4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8dd4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8dd4 is comprised of 43.14% red, 55.29% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8dd4 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 54% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.36 nm.

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

#6e8dd4 linear gradient to complementary #c3bf7f

  1. #6e8dd4
  2. #8395c7
  3. #949db9
  4. #a2a5ab
  5. #aeae9d
  6. #b9b68e
  7. #c3bf7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5173b7
  2. #5b7bc1
  3. #6484ca
  4. #6e8dd4
  5. #7896de
  6. #819fe8
  7. #8ba8f2

Tones

  1. #6e8dd4
  2. #7990cc
  3. #8393c3
  4. #8c97bb
  5. #949ab2
  6. #9b9eaa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6e8dd4 to white

  1. #6e8dd4
  2. #899fdb
  3. #a2b1e3
  4. #b9c4ea
  5. #d1d7f1
  6. #e8ebf8
  7. #ffffff

#6e8dd4 to black

  1. #6e8dd4
  2. #5c74ad
  3. #4a5c88
  4. #394564
  5. #282f43
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

#6e8dd4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8dd4 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6e8dd4">…</p>

#6e8dd4 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #6e8dd4">…</p>

#6e8dd4 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8dd4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7245268
Binary
01101110, 10001101, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#6e8dd4
LRV
≈ 27.1%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.372
RGB
rgb(110, 141, 212)
RGBA
rgba(110, 141, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.305, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.525%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9531948 / 0xff6e8dd4
HSL
hsl(222, 54%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 54%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.765), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 221.765, saturation: 48.113%, perceived brightness: 56.027%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.176, S: 61.389, L: 59.082
Cubehelix
H: -140.161, S: 0.619, L: 0.547
TSL
T: -2.176, S: 0.134, L: 0.548
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 33% (0.335), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 27.835, Y: 27.116, Z: 66.042
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.224, Y: 27.116
CIELab
L: 59.082, a: 8.409, b: -39.846
CIELuv
L: 59.082, u: -16.794, v: -63.455
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.082, C: 40.723, H: 281.917
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.082, C: 65.639, H: 255.176
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.073, a: 4.286, b: -38.743
CIECAM02
J: 48.206, C: 46.947, h: 258.982, Q: 136.792, M: 41.054, s: 54.783, H: 310.557
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -6.999, green: 1.197
LMS
L: 21.322, M: 26.848, S: 65.398
YCbCr
Y: 136.110, Cb: 163.757, Cr: 109.350
YCgCo
Y: 151.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 139.825, Db: 108.593, Dr: 56.730
YPbPr
Y: 139.509, Pb: 39.065, Pr: -18.766
xvYCC
Y: 135.814, Cb: 162.316, Cr: 111.515
YIQ
Y: 139.825, I: -41.277, Q: 15.535
YUV
Y: 139.825, U: 35.518, V: -26.166
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.075
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.515

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