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#6f81c9 Hex Color Code

#6f81c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f81c9 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f81c9 is comprised of 43.53% red, 50.59% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6f81c9 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 45% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.67 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6f81c9 linear gradient to complementary #bdc177

  1. #6f81c9
  2. #828bbc
  3. #9195af
  4. #9fa0a2
  5. #aaab95
  6. #b4b686
  7. #bdc177

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5569ae
  2. #5d71b7
  3. #6679c0
  4. #6f81c9
  5. #7889d2
  6. #8192db
  7. #8a9ae4

Tones

  1. #6f81c9
  2. #7985c2
  3. #818aba
  4. #898eb3
  5. #9093ab
  6. #9697a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6f81c9 to white

  1. #6f81c9
  2. #8995d2
  3. #a1a9db
  4. #b9bee4
  5. #d0d3ed
  6. #e8e9f6
  7. #ffffff

#6f81c9 to black

  1. #6f81c9
  2. #5c6aa4
  3. #4a5581
  4. #394060
  5. #282c40
  6. #181923
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2130 XGC
      #6980c5
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 17-3934 TPG
      #6c80be
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 13 265 / Astra 75
      #6c7cc8
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 70 14 260 / Lazur 150
      #647cc4
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R70B
      #7b7fc5
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  12. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 25.0%

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#6f81c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f81c9 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6f81c9">…</p>

#6f81c9 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #6f81c9">…</p>

#6f81c9 shadow

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

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f81c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7307721
Binary
01101111, 10000001, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6f81c9
LRV
≈ 23.3%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 2.742
RGB
rgb(111, 129, 201)
RGBA
rgba(111, 129, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.293, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.494%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9469495 / 0xff6f81c9
HSL
hsl(228, 45%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 45%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 45% (0.448), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 44.776%, perceived brightness: 52.698%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.370, S: 55.832, L: 55.376
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.569, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.122, L: 0.517
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.448), magenta: 36% (0.358), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 24.945, Y: 23.296, Z: 58.429
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.218, Y: 23.296
CIELab
L: 55.376, a: 12.471, b: -39.463
CIELuv
L: 55.376, u: -11.742, v: -62.560
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.376, C: 41.387, H: 287.537
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.376, C: 63.653, H: 259.370
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.266, a: 7.789, b: -37.989
CIECAM02
J: 44.521, C: 45.540, h: 265.150, Q: 131.460, M: 39.824, s: 55.040, H: 313.803
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.322, jaune: -6.981, green: 0.481
LMS
L: 18.799, M: 22.349, S: 57.851
YCbCr
Y: 129.241, Cb: 162.272, Cr: 114.986
YCgCo
Y: 142.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 131.826, Db: 104.076, Dr: 39.618
YPbPr
Y: 130.350, Pb: 38.070, Pr: -12.312
xvYCC
Y: 127.948, Cb: 161.442, Cr: 117.185
YIQ
Y: 131.826, I: -33.854, Q: 18.596
YUV
Y: 131.826, U: 34.042, V: -18.271
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.664
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 7.157

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