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#6f85cb Hex Color Code

#6f85cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f85cb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f85cb is comprised of 43.53% red, 52.16% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6f85cb has a hue of 226° (degrees), 47% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.69 nm.

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#6f85cb linear gradient to complementary #c0c07a

  1. #6f85cb
  2. #838ebe
  3. #9298b2
  4. #a0a2a4
  5. #acac97
  6. #b6b689
  7. #c0c07a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546cb0
  2. #5d74b9
  3. #667dc2
  4. #6f85cb
  5. #788dd4
  6. #8196de
  7. #8a9fe7

Tones

  1. #6f85cb
  2. #7989c3
  3. #828dbc
  4. #8a91b4
  5. #9195ad
  6. #9799a5
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#6f85cb to white

  1. #6f85cb
  2. #8998d4
  3. #a1acdd
  4. #b9c0e5
  5. #d1d5ee
  6. #e8eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6f85cb to black

  1. #6f85cb
  2. #5c6ea6
  3. #4b5782
  4. #394160
  5. #282d40
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

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  1. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  10. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 23.9%

#6f85cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f85cb foreground

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Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6f85cb">…</p>

#6f85cb background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6f85cb">…</p>

#6f85cb 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 #6f85cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7308747
Binary
01101111, 10000101, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#6f85cb
LRV
≈ 24.5%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 1.605
RGB
rgb(111, 133, 203)
RGBA
rgba(111, 133, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.298, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.505%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9468469 / 0xff6f85cb
HSL
hsl(226, 47%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 47%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.652), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 225.652, saturation: 45.320%, perceived brightness: 53.720%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.802, S: 56.184, L: 56.550
Cubehelix
H: -136.049, S: 0.572, L: 0.526
TSL
T: -2.343, S: 0.124, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.453), magenta: 34% (0.345), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 25.719, Y: 24.465, Z: 59.855
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.222, Y: 24.465
CIELab
L: 56.550, a: 10.685, b: -38.750
CIELuv
L: 56.550, u: -13.282, v: -61.439
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.550, C: 40.196, H: 285.416
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.550, C: 62.858, H: 257.802
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.462, a: 6.258, b: -37.125
CIECAM02
J: 45.686, C: 45.198, h: 262.945, Q: 133.168, M: 39.525, s: 54.480, H: 312.631
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -6.835, green: 0.717
LMS
L: 19.637, M: 23.798, S: 59.272
YCbCr
Y: 131.453, Cb: 161.986, Cr: 113.372
YCgCo
Y: 145.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 4.750
YDbDr
Y: 134.402, Db: 103.210, Dr: 44.516
YPbPr
Y: 133.354, Pb: 37.530, Pr: -14.220
xvYCC
Y: 130.528, Cb: 160.968, Cr: 115.509
YIQ
Y: 134.402, I: -35.594, Q: 17.127
YUV
Y: 134.402, U: 33.758, V: -20.531
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 2.728
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.975

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