Encycolorpedia

#6e8eb2 Hex Color Code

#6e8eb2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8eb2 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e8eb2 is comprised of 43.14% red, 55.69% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8eb2 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 31% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.55 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#6e8eb2 linear gradient to complementary #a99777

  1. #6e8eb2
  2. #7b8fa8
  3. #86919f
  4. #909295
  5. #99948b
  6. #a29581
  7. #a99777

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #547497
  2. #5c7da0
  3. #6585a9
  4. #6e8eb2
  5. #7797bb
  6. #80a0c5
  7. #89a9ce

Tones

  1. #6e8eb2
  2. #758eac
  3. #7b8fa7
  4. #818fa1
  5. #868f9b
  6. #8b9096
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6e8eb2 to white

  1. #6e8eb2
  2. #86a0bf
  3. #9fb2cb
  4. #b7c5d8
  5. #cfd8e5
  6. #e7ebf2
  7. #ffffff

#6e8eb2 to black

  1. #6e8eb2
  2. #5b7592
  3. #495d73
  4. #384555
  5. #27303a
  6. #181b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 646 U
      #6e8db0
      ΔE = 0.464 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. P 110-5 U
      #6690b2
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 0.608 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Lazy Sunday / 803
      #5f90b7
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 0.685 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Breeze PIC-27
      #6b94b6
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 7 240 / Pacific 75
      #7090b4
      ΔE = 0.765 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Ton de bleu
      #7294b9
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Azure Blue Firemist
      #668db0
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 27/232
      #7690b5
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. ★ Mediterranean Blue / 30BB 27/236
      #6c92b4
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ TF254-3
      #7490ae
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Lake
      #668cb6
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  22. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  26. Bristol

    1. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Grey Mystic / T12 40.F7
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Dream Spiral / 30BB 27/236
      #7091af
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Harlequin / 50BB 27/232
      #7a8faf
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  30. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  32. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-c4
      #6291ba
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  36. Ford

    1. Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  38. Teknos

    1. GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  39. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 25.7%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#6e8eb2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8eb2 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6e8eb2">…</p>

#6e8eb2 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6e8eb2">…</p>

#6e8eb2 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8eb2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7245490
Binary
01101110, 10001110, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#6e8eb2
LRV
≈ 25.9%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.649
RGB
rgb(110, 142, 178)
RGBA
rgba(110, 142, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.256, g: 0.330, b: 0.414
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.517%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9531726 / 0xff6e8eb2
HSL
hsl(212, 31%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 31%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.765), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 211.765, saturation: 38.202%, perceived brightness: 54.149%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.594, S: 45.503, L: 57.917
Cubehelix
H: -151.683, S: 0.391, L: 0.535
TSL
T: -1.780, S: 0.104, L: 0.535
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 20% (0.202), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 24.137, Y: 25.874, Z: 45.833
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.270, Y: 25.874
CIELab
L: 57.917, a: -1.981, b: -22.445
CIELuv
L: 57.917, u: -16.729, v: -33.692
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.917, C: 22.533, H: 264.957
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.917, C: 37.617, H: 243.594
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.867, a: -4.316, b: -17.817
CIECAM02
J: 47.089, C: 31.538, h: 246.545, Q: 135.198, M: 27.580, s: 45.166, H: 304.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -3.874, green: 1.575
LMS
L: 21.360, M: 27.218, S: 45.497
YCbCr
Y: 133.282, Cb: 148.540, Cr: 111.396
YCgCo
Y: 143.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 136.536, Db: 62.388, Dr: 50.468
YPbPr
Y: 137.776, Pb: 21.680, Pr: -17.656
xvYCC
Y: 134.325, Cb: 147.044, Cr: 112.490
YIQ
Y: 136.536, I: -30.628, Q: 4.434
YUV
Y: 136.536, U: 20.406, V: -23.280
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.899
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.080

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue