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#6f85ce Hex Color Code

#6f85ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f85ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f85ce is comprised of 43.53% red, 52.16% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6f85ce has a hue of 226° (degrees), 49% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.44 nm.

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

#6f85ce linear gradient to complementary #c2c37a

  1. #6f85ce
  2. #838fc1
  3. #9499b4
  4. #a2a3a6
  5. #aead98
  6. #b8b88a
  7. #c2c37a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #546cb2
  2. #5d74bc
  3. #667dc5
  4. #6f85ce
  5. #788ed7
  6. #8196e1
  7. #8a9fea

Tones

  1. #6f85ce
  2. #7a89c6
  3. #838dbf
  4. #8b92b7
  5. #9296af
  6. #999ba7
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#6f85ce to white

  1. #6f85ce
  2. #8998d6
  3. #a2acdf
  4. #b9c0e7
  5. #d1d5ef
  6. #e8eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6f85ce to black

  1. #6f85ce
  2. #5d6ea8
  3. #4b5784
  4. #394162
  5. #282d41
  6. #181a23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Caparol

    1. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 23.5%

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#6f85ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f85ce foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6f85ce">…</p>

#6f85ce background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6f85ce">…</p>

#6f85ce shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f85ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7308750
Binary
01101111, 10000101, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#6f85ce
LRV
≈ 24.6%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 1.708
RGB
rgb(111, 133, 206)
RGBA
rgba(111, 133, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.296, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.505%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9468466 / 0xff6f85ce
HSL
hsl(226, 49%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 49%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.105), saturation: 46% (0.461), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 226.105, saturation: 46.117%, perceived brightness: 53.920%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.202, S: 58.629, L: 56.693
Cubehelix
H: -135.586, S: 0.593, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -2.363, S: 0.127, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.461), magenta: 35% (0.354), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 26.080, Y: 24.609, Z: 61.756
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.219, Y: 24.609
CIELab
L: 56.693, a: 11.577, b: -40.221
CIELuv
L: 56.693, u: -13.361, v: -63.964
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.693, C: 41.854, H: 286.058
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.693, C: 65.345, H: 258.202
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.608, a: 7.029, b: -39.084
CIECAM02
J: 45.820, C: 46.513, h: 263.325, Q: 133.364, M: 40.675, s: 55.226, H: 312.832
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.321, jaune: -7.102, green: 0.700
LMS
L: 19.654, M: 23.801, S: 61.144
YCbCr
Y: 131.747, Cb: 163.303, Cr: 113.159
YCgCo
Y: 145.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.744, Db: 107.209, Dr: 45.167
YPbPr
Y: 133.570, Pb: 39.030, Pr: -14.358
xvYCC
Y: 130.713, Cb: 162.285, Cr: 115.387
YIQ
Y: 134.744, I: -36.558, Q: 18.061
YUV
Y: 134.744, U: 35.066, V: -20.831
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.243
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 6.620

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