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#6f8bca Hex Color Code

#6f8bca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8bca is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f8bca is comprised of 43.53% red, 54.51% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8bca has a hue of 222° (degrees), 46% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.72 nm.

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#6f8bca linear gradient to complementary #bcb67d

  1. #6f8bca
  2. #8192be
  3. #9099b1
  4. #9da0a5
  5. #a9a798
  6. #b3ae8b
  7. #bcb67d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5371ae
  2. #5d7ab7
  3. #6682c1
  4. #6f8bca
  5. #7894d3
  6. #829ddd
  7. #8ba6e7

Tones

  1. #6f8bca
  2. #798ec3
  3. #8291bb
  4. #8a94b4
  5. #9197ac
  6. #979aa5
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#6f8bca to white

  1. #6f8bca
  2. #899dd3
  3. #a1b0dc
  4. #b9c3e5
  5. #d0d7ee
  6. #e8ebf6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6f8bca to black

  1. #6f8bca
  2. #5c72a5
  3. #4a5b82
  4. #394460
  5. #282f40
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2135 C
      #758cc0
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6c8dc7
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. ★ V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  16. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  17. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  20. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Resene

    1. Masquerade B63-056-274
      #7285bc
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  23. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 23.6%

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#6f8bca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8bca foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6f8bca">…</p>

#6f8bca background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #6f8bca">…</p>

#6f8bca shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8bca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310282
Binary
01101111, 10001011, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#6f8bca
LRV
≈ 26.1%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.716
RGB
rgb(111, 139, 202)
RGBA
rgba(111, 139, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.308, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 43.529%, yellow: 51.926%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466934 / 0xff6f8bca
HSL
hsl(222, 46%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 46%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 45.050%, perceived brightness: 55.010%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.591, S: 53.403, L: 58.139
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.550, L: 0.539
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.123, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.450), magenta: 31% (0.312), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 26.445, Y: 26.107, Z: 59.511
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.233, Y: 26.107
CIELab
L: 58.139, a: 6.854, b: -35.696
CIELuv
L: 58.139, u: -15.517, v: -56.298
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.139, C: 36.348, H: 280.868
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.139, C: 58.397, H: 254.591
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.095, a: 2.969, b: -33.289
CIECAM02
J: 47.291, C: 42.988, h: 258.806, Q: 135.487, M: 37.592, s: 52.674, H: 310.466
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.284, jaune: -6.258, green: 1.093
LMS
L: 20.930, M: 26.073, S: 58.958
YCbCr
Y: 134.379, Cb: 159.801, Cr: 111.235
YCgCo
Y: 147.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.810, Db: 96.579, Dr: 50.995
YPbPr
Y: 137.572, Pb: 34.720, Pr: -16.898
xvYCC
Y: 134.150, Cb: 158.499, Cr: 113.156
YIQ
Y: 137.810, I: -36.920, Q: 13.681
YUV
Y: 137.810, U: 31.589, V: -23.521
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.064
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 7.147

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