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#6e8ed4 Hex Color Code

#6e8ed4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8ed4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6e8ed4 is comprised of 43.14% red, 55.69% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8ed4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 54% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.66 nm.

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#6e8ed4 linear gradient to complementary #c3bd7f

  1. #6e8ed4
  2. #8395c6
  3. #949db9
  4. #a2a5ab
  5. #aead9d
  6. #b9b58e
  7. #c3bd7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5174b7
  2. #5b7cc1
  3. #6485ca
  4. #6e8ed4
  5. #7897de
  6. #81a0e8
  7. #8ba9f2

Tones

  1. #6e8ed4
  2. #7991cc
  3. #8394c3
  4. #8c97bb
  5. #949ab2
  6. #9b9eaa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6e8ed4 to white

  1. #6e8ed4
  2. #89a0db
  3. #a2b2e3
  4. #b9c5ea
  5. #d1d8f1
  6. #e8ebf8
  7. #ffffff

#6e8ed4 to black

  1. #6e8ed4
  2. #5c75ad
  3. #4a5d88
  4. #394564
  5. #283043
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
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      #7391cc
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
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      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
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      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
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    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
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    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  13. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  14. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
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      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

#6e8ed4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e8ed4 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #6e8ed4">…</p>

#6e8ed4 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6e8ed4">…</p>

#6e8ed4 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e8ed4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7245524
Binary
01101110, 10001110, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#6e8ed4
LRV
≈ 27.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.533
RGB
rgb(110, 142, 212)
RGBA
rgba(110, 142, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.306, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.527%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9531692 / 0xff6e8ed4
HSL
hsl(221, 54%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 54%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.176), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 221.176, saturation: 48.113%, perceived brightness: 56.255%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.698, S: 61.099, L: 59.354
Cubehelix
H: -140.803, S: 0.618, L: 0.549
TSL
T: -2.151, S: 0.134, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 27.983, Y: 27.413, Z: 66.091
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.226, Y: 27.413
CIELab
L: 59.354, a: 7.823, b: -39.418
CIELuv
L: 59.354, u: -17.164, v: -62.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.354, C: 40.187, H: 281.225
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.354, C: 65.039, H: 254.698
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.357, a: 3.778, b: -38.193
CIECAM02
J: 48.486, C: 46.667, h: 258.370, Q: 137.188, M: 40.810, s: 54.541, H: 310.241
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.302, jaune: -6.917, green: 1.256
LMS
L: 21.549, M: 27.247, S: 65.451
YCbCr
Y: 136.614, Cb: 163.466, Cr: 108.982
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.412, Db: 107.710, Dr: 57.846
YPbPr
Y: 140.224, Pb: 38.680, Pr: -19.220
xvYCC
Y: 136.428, Cb: 161.978, Cr: 111.117
YIQ
Y: 140.412, I: -41.551, Q: 15.013
YUV
Y: 140.412, U: 35.230, V: -26.681
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.335
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 6.646

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