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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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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

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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%

#6f81c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f81c9 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6f81c9">…</p>

#6f81c9 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

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

#6f81c9 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<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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