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#6f85e2 Hex Color Code

#6f85e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f85e2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f85e2 is comprised of 43.53% red, 52.16% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6f85e2 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 66% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.11 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#6f85e2 linear gradient to complementary #cdd77a

  1. #6f85e2
  2. #8892d2
  3. #9b9fc2
  4. #abadb1
  5. #b8baa0
  6. #c3c98e
  7. #cdd77a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #526cc5
  2. #5b74cf
  3. #657cd8
  4. #6f85e2
  5. #798eec
  6. #8296f5
  7. #8c9fff

Tones

  1. #6f85e2
  2. #7d8bd9
  3. #8891cf
  4. #9297c6
  5. #9a9dbc
  6. #a2a3b3
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#6f85e2 to white

  1. #6f85e2
  2. #8b98e7
  3. #a4acec
  4. #bcc0f1
  5. #d3d5f6
  6. #e9eafb
  7. #ffffff

#6f85e2 to black

  1. #6f85e2
  2. #5d6eb8
  3. #4b5790
  4. #3a416a
  5. #292d47
  6. #191a26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 75 18 260 / Lazur 180
      #6080dc
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

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#6f85e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f85e2 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6f85e2">…</p>

#6f85e2 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6f85e2">…</p>

#6f85e2 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f85e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7308770
Binary
01101111, 10000101, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#6f85e2
LRV
≈ 25.6%
Closest short hex
#78d ΔE = 1.816
RGB
rgb(111, 133, 226)
RGBA
rgba(111, 133, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.236, g: 0.283, b: 0.481
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.508%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9468446 / 0xff6f85e2
HSL
hsl(229, 66%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 66%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.522), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 228.522, saturation: 50.885%, perceived brightness: 55.307%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.216, S: 75.172, L: 57.697
Cubehelix
H: -133.171, S: 0.734, L: 0.536
TSL
T: -2.468, S: 0.147, L: 0.537
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 28.666, Y: 25.644, Z: 75.376
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.198, Y: 25.644
CIELab
L: 57.697, a: 17.650, b: -49.860
CIELuv
L: 57.697, u: -13.893, v: -80.565
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.697, C: 52.892, H: 289.493
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.697, C: 81.755, H: 260.216
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.640, a: 12.426, b: -52.804
CIECAM02
J: 46.766, C: 54.878, h: 265.054, Q: 134.733, M: 47.990, s: 59.681, H: 313.751
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.380, jaune: -8.865, green: 0.620
LMS
L: 19.782, M: 23.820, S: 74.559
YCbCr
Y: 133.707, Cb: 172.083, Cr: 111.739
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.024, Db: 133.869, Dr: 49.507
YPbPr
Y: 135.010, Pb: 49.030, Pr: -15.278
xvYCC
Y: 131.950, Cb: 171.069, Cr: 114.579
YIQ
Y: 137.024, I: -42.983, Q: 24.284
YUV
Y: 137.024, U: 43.786, V: -22.831
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.463
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 4.767

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