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#6f81bd Hex Color Code

#6f81bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f81bd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f81bd is comprised of 43.53% red, 50.59% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #6f81bd has a hue of 226° (degrees), 37% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.72 nm.

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#6f81bd linear gradient to complementary #b6b576

  1. #6f81bd
  2. #7f89b2
  3. #8d92a7
  4. #999a9b
  5. #a4a38f
  6. #adac83
  7. #b6b576

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5669a3
  2. #5e71ab
  3. #6679b4
  4. #6f81bd
  5. #7889c6
  6. #8091cf
  7. #899ad8

Tones

  1. #6f81bd
  2. #7784b7
  3. #7f88b0
  4. #858baa
  5. #8b8fa3
  6. #91929d
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#6f81bd to white

  1. #6f81bd
  2. #8895c8
  3. #a0a9d3
  4. #b8bede
  5. #d0d3e9
  6. #e7e9f4
  7. #ffffff

#6f81bd to black

  1. #6f81bd
  2. #5c6a9b
  3. #4a557a
  4. #39405a
  5. #282c3d
  6. #181921
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Confetti Party / T12 37.G4
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Heather Highland / 64BB 23/310
      #6f7eb9
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #6c7db9
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7455 U
      #6b7db9
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. ★ 2116 U
      #7a81bb
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.21
      #6c81b8
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ CF10452
      #6d7eb3
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Desire / P105-C6
      #7782b9
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6e7cb3
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 600B-5 Larkspur Boquet
      #7083b8
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b2
      #6c82b8
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 36-d3
      #717daf
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Venture Violet - 6970
      #7381b3
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  18. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  21. General Paint

    1. Pompeii Purple / CL 2426D
      #7881b2
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Regal Azure / 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Wind Star / 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1277
      #737bb2
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 1270
      #727ab8
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Simply Purple
      #7d84bb
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  26. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3040-R70B
      #7286b9
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#6f81bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f81bd foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6f81bd">…</p>

#6f81bd background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6f81bd">…</p>

#6f81bd shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f81bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7307709
Binary
01101111, 10000001, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#6f81bd
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 3.298
RGB
rgb(111, 129, 189)
RGBA
rgba(111, 129, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.301, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9469507 / 0xff6f81bd
HSL
hsl(226, 37%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 37%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 41% (0.413), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 41.270%, perceived brightness: 51.914%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.769, S: 46.405, L: 54.817
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.485, L: 0.511
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.109, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.413), magenta: 32% (0.317), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 23.588, Y: 22.753, Z: 51.283
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.233, Y: 22.753
CIELab
L: 54.817, a: 8.966, b: -33.511
CIELuv
L: 54.817, u: -11.365, v: -52.429
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.817, C: 34.690, H: 284.980
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.817, C: 53.647, H: 257.769
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.700, a: 4.795, b: -30.354
CIECAM02
J: 44.000, C: 40.089, h: 263.632, Q: 130.689, M: 35.058, s: 51.793, H: 312.995
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -5.902, green: 0.560
LMS
L: 18.732, M: 22.339, S: 50.812
YCbCr
Y: 128.065, Cb: 157.004, Cr: 115.838
YCgCo
Y: 139.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.458, Db: 88.080, Dr: 37.014
YPbPr
Y: 129.486, Pb: 32.070, Pr: -11.760
xvYCC
Y: 127.206, Cb: 156.171, Cr: 117.670
YIQ
Y: 130.458, I: -29.999, Q: 14.862
YUV
Y: 130.458, U: 28.810, V: -17.071
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.280
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 7.038

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