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#6f85d6 Hex Color Code

#6f85d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f85d6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f85d6 is comprised of 43.53% red, 52.16% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6f85d6 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 56% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.83 nm.

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#6f85d6 linear gradient to complementary #c6cb7a

  1. #6f85d6
  2. #8590c8
  3. #969bb9
  4. #a5a7ab
  5. #b1b39b
  6. #bcbf8b
  7. #c6cb7a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536cba
  2. #5c74c3
  3. #667dcd
  4. #6f85d6
  5. #788edf
  6. #8296e9
  7. #8b9ff3

Tones

  1. #6f85d6
  2. #7b8ace
  3. #858fc5
  4. #8e94bd
  5. #9599b4
  6. #9d9eac
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6f85d6 to white

  1. #6f85d6
  2. #8a98dd
  3. #a2ace4
  4. #bac0eb
  5. #d1d5f2
  6. #e8eaf8
  7. #ffffff

#6f85d6 to black

  1. #6f85d6
  2. #5d6eaf
  3. #4b5789
  4. #394165
  5. #292d43
  6. #181a24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

#6f85d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f85d6 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #6f85d6">…</p>

#6f85d6 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #6f85d6">…</p>

#6f85d6 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f85d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7308758
Binary
01101111, 10000101, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#6f85d6
LRV
≈ 25.0%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.704
RGB
rgb(111, 133, 214)
RGBA
rgba(111, 133, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.290, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.506%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9468458 / 0xff6f85d6
HSL
hsl(227, 56%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 56%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.184), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 227.184, saturation: 48.131%, perceived brightness: 54.463%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.127, S: 65.194, L: 57.083
Cubehelix
H: -134.495, S: 0.649, L: 0.531
TSL
T: -2.410, S: 0.135, L: 0.532
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 38% (0.379), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 27.077, Y: 25.008, Z: 67.006
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.210, Y: 25.008
CIELab
L: 57.083, a: 13.982, b: -44.111
CIELuv
L: 57.083, u: -13.572, v: -70.657
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.083, C: 46.274, H: 287.587
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.083, C: 71.949, H: 259.127
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.008, a: 9.135, b: -44.437
CIECAM02
J: 46.188, C: 49.941, h: 264.164, Q: 133.898, M: 43.672, s: 57.111, H: 313.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.345, jaune: -7.812, green: 0.660
LMS
L: 19.704, M: 23.809, S: 66.315
YCbCr
Y: 132.531, Cb: 166.815, Cr: 112.591
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 135.656, Db: 117.873, Dr: 46.903
YPbPr
Y: 134.146, Pb: 43.030, Pr: -14.726
xvYCC
Y: 131.208, Cb: 165.799, Cr: 115.064
YIQ
Y: 135.656, I: -39.128, Q: 20.550
YUV
Y: 135.656, U: 38.554, V: -21.631
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.848
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 5.711

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