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#6f8bcc Hex Color Code

#6f8bcc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8bcc is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f8bcc is comprised of 43.53% red, 54.51% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8bcc has a hue of 222° (degrees), 48% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.48 nm.

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

#6f8bcc linear gradient to complementary #beb97d

  1. #6f8bcc
  2. #8292bf
  3. #919ab3
  4. #9fa1a6
  5. #aaa999
  6. #b5b18b
  7. #beb97d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5371b0
  2. #5c7ab9
  3. #6682c3
  4. #6f8bcc
  5. #7894d6
  6. #829ddf
  7. #8ba6e9

Tones

  1. #6f8bcc
  2. #798ec4
  3. #8291bd
  4. #8a94b5
  5. #9197ad
  6. #989ba6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#6f8bcc to white

  1. #6f8bcc
  2. #899dd5
  3. #a1b0dd
  4. #b9c3e6
  5. #d1d7ee
  6. #e8ebf7
  7. #ffffff

#6f8bcc to black

  1. #6f8bcc
  2. #5d72a7
  3. #4b5b83
  4. #394461
  5. #282f41
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  13. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  17. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  19. Plascon

    1. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Fresh Periwinkle
      #7f8cc5
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

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#6f8bcc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8bcc foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6f8bcc">…</p>

#6f8bcc background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #6f8bcc">…</p>

#6f8bcc shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8bcc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310284
Binary
01101111, 10001011, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#6f8bcc
LRV
≈ 26.2%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 1.629
RGB
rgb(111, 139, 204)
RGBA
rgba(111, 139, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.306, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.520%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466932 / 0xff6f8bcc
HSL
hsl(222, 48%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 48%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.935), saturation: 46% (0.456), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 221.935, saturation: 45.588%, perceived brightness: 55.139%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.988, S: 55.092, L: 58.229
Cubehelix
H: -139.975, S: 0.564, L: 0.540
TSL
T: -2.184, S: 0.125, L: 0.541
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.456), magenta: 32% (0.319), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 26.684, Y: 26.203, Z: 60.767
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.231, Y: 26.203
CIELab
L: 58.229, a: 7.443, b: -36.683
CIELuv
L: 58.229, u: -15.553, v: -57.997
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.229, C: 37.430, H: 281.469
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.229, C: 60.046, H: 254.988
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.189, a: 3.469, b: -34.552
CIECAM02
J: 47.377, C: 43.870, h: 259.216, Q: 135.611, M: 38.364, s: 53.188, H: 310.679
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.290, jaune: -6.436, green: 1.078
LMS
L: 20.942, M: 26.075, S: 60.194
YCbCr
Y: 134.575, Cb: 160.679, Cr: 111.093
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 138.038, Db: 99.245, Dr: 51.429
YPbPr
Y: 137.716, Pb: 35.720, Pr: -16.990
xvYCC
Y: 134.274, Cb: 159.378, Cr: 113.075
YIQ
Y: 138.038, I: -37.562, Q: 14.303
YUV
Y: 138.038, U: 32.461, V: -23.721
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.086
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 7.250

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