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#6f8bb4 Hex Color Code

#6f8bb4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8bb4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6f8bb4 is comprised of 43.53% red, 54.51% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8bb4 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 32% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.82 nm.

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#6f8bb4 linear gradient to complementary #ab9d78

  1. #6f8bb4
  2. #7c8eaa
  3. #8891a0
  4. #929496
  5. #9b978c
  6. #a39a82
  7. #ab9d78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #557299
  2. #5e7aa2
  3. #6682ab
  4. #6f8bb4
  5. #7894bd
  6. #819cc6
  7. #8aa5d0

Tones

  1. #6f8bb4
  2. #768cae
  3. #7d8da9
  4. #838ea3
  5. #88909d
  6. #8d9198
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6f8bb4 to white

  1. #6f8bb4
  2. #879dc0
  3. #9fb0cd
  4. #b7c3d9
  5. #cfd7e6
  6. #e7ebf2
  7. #ffffff

#6f8bb4 to black

  1. #6f8bb4
  2. #5c7293
  3. #4a5b74
  4. #394456
  5. #282f3a
  6. #181b20
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
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    1. ★ U0.20.50
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      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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    1. ★ Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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    1. ★ 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
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      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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    1. ★ 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    1. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
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    1. ★ 652
      #788cb3
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
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    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
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      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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    1. ★ 600D-5 Babbling Brook
      #7689ad
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
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      #6d86ac
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    1. ★ Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
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    1. ★ Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
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    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
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      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
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      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
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      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
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      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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#6f8bb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8bb4 foreground

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="color: #6f8bb4">…</p>

#6f8bb4 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6f8bb4">…</p>

#6f8bb4 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8bb4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310260
Binary
01101111, 10001011, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#6f8bb4
LRV
≈ 25.1%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 2.779
RGB
rgb(111, 139, 180)
RGBA
rgba(111, 139, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.323, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.513%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466956 / 0xff6f8bb4
HSL
hsl(216, 32%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 32%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.652), saturation: 38% (0.383), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 215.652, saturation: 38.333%, perceived brightness: 53.654%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.033, S: 43.583, L: 57.210
Cubehelix
H: -147.068, S: 0.402, L: 0.530
TSL
T: -1.927, S: 0.102, L: 0.531
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.383), magenta: 23% (0.228), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 24.024, Y: 25.139, Z: 46.758
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.262, Y: 25.139
CIELab
L: 57.210, a: 0.572, b: -24.665
CIELuv
L: 57.210, u: -15.127, v: -37.501
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.210, C: 24.672, H: 271.328
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.210, C: 40.437, H: 248.033
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.139, a: -2.215, b: -20.195
CIECAM02
J: 46.395, C: 32.925, h: 251.768, Q: 134.199, M: 28.793, s: 46.320, H: 306.885
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.215, jaune: -4.281, green: 1.301
LMS
L: 20.811, M: 26.055, S: 46.395
YCbCr
Y: 132.223, Cb: 150.143, Cr: 112.797
YCgCo
Y: 142.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.302, Db: 67.253, Dr: 46.221
YPbPr
Y: 135.988, Pb: 23.720, Pr: -15.886
xvYCC
Y: 132.790, Cb: 148.836, Cr: 114.045
YIQ
Y: 135.302, I: -29.852, Q: 6.836
YUV
Y: 135.302, U: 21.997, V: -21.320
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.302
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.843

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