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#6e8de2 Hex Color Code

#6e8de2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8de2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8de2 is comprised of 43.14% red, 55.29% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8de2 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 67% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.05 nm.

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#6e8de2 linear gradient to complementary #cecf81

  1. #6e8de2
  2. #8797d3
  3. #9aa2c4
  4. #aaadb4
  5. #b8b8a4
  6. #c3c393
  7. #cecf81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f73c4
  2. #5a7bce
  3. #6484d8
  4. #6e8de2
  5. #7896ec
  6. #829ff6
  7. #8ca8ff

Tones

  1. #6e8de2
  2. #7b91d8
  3. #8796cf
  4. #919ac5
  5. #999fbc
  6. #a1a3b2
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#6e8de2 to white

  1. #6e8de2
  2. #8a9fe7
  3. #a3b1ec
  4. #bbc4f1
  5. #d2d7f6
  6. #e9ebfb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e8de2 to black

  1. #6e8de2
  2. #5c74b8
  3. #4b5c90
  4. #39456a
  5. #292f47
  6. #191b26
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 U
      #6490e8
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  7. Plascon

    1. Blue Sky B5-A1-4
      #5488f0
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  9. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. Behr

    1. Pansy Garden P540-5
      #7f8fcc
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  11. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  13. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  14. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  17. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  20. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1555-R70B
      #7b97da
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Frosted Grape / T12 37.G1
      #828ac4
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d
      #818fc7
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 28.4%

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#6e8de2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8de2 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6e8de2">…</p>

#6e8de2 background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6e8de2">…</p>

#6e8de2 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8de2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7245282
Binary
01101110, 10001101, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#6e8de2
LRV
≈ 27.9%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 2.072
RGB
rgb(110, 141, 226)
RGBA
rgba(110, 141, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.296, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 52.730%, blue: 88.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9531934 / 0xff6e8de2
HSL
hsl(224, 67%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 67%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.966), saturation: 51% (0.513), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 223.966, saturation: 51.327%, perceived brightness: 56.979%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.253, S: 73.660, L: 59.756
Cubehelix
H: -137.804, S: 0.717, L: 0.553
TSL
T: -2.270, S: 0.147, L: 0.555
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.513), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 29.678, Y: 27.854, Z: 75.749
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.209, Y: 27.854
CIELab
L: 59.756, a: 12.675, b: -46.601
CIELuv
L: 59.756, u: -17.012, v: -75.202
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.756, C: 48.294, H: 285.216
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.756, C: 77.102, H: 257.253
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.777, a: 8.018, b: -48.154
CIECAM02
J: 48.856, C: 52.769, h: 261.019, Q: 137.711, M: 46.145, s: 57.887, H: 311.619
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.347, jaune: -8.231, green: 1.121
LMS
L: 21.412, M: 26.862, S: 74.960
YCbCr
Y: 137.482, Cb: 169.903, Cr: 108.356
YCoCg
Y: 154.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 141.421, Db: 127.255, Dr: 59.768
YPbPr
Y: 140.517, Pb: 46.065, Pr: -19.410
xvYCC
Y: 136.679, Cb: 168.465, Cr: 110.950
YIQ
Y: 141.421, I: -45.775, Q: 19.891
YUV
Y: 141.421, U: 41.622, V: -27.566
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.970
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.979

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