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#6f8bd8 Hex Color Code

#6f8bd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8bd8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f8bd8 is comprised of 43.53% red, 54.51% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8bd8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 57% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.23 nm.

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

#6f8bd8 linear gradient to complementary #c7c680

  1. #6f8bd8
  2. #8594ca
  3. #969ebc
  4. #a5a7ae
  5. #b2b19f
  6. #bdbc90
  7. #c7c680

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5271bb
  2. #5c7ac5
  3. #6582ce
  4. #6f8bd8
  5. #7994e2
  6. #829dec
  7. #8ca6f5

Tones

  1. #6f8bd8
  2. #7b8fcf
  3. #8593c6
  4. #8e97be
  5. #969bb5
  6. #9d9fac
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6f8bd8 to white

  1. #6f8bd8
  2. #8a9ddf
  3. #a3b0e5
  4. #bac3ec
  5. #d2d7f2
  6. #e8ebf9
  7. #ffffff

#6f8bd8 to black

  1. #6f8bd8
  2. #5d72b0
  3. #4b5b8a
  4. #394466
  5. #292f44
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 26.0%

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#6f8bd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8bd8 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6f8bd8">…</p>

#6f8bd8 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #6f8bd8">…</p>

#6f8bd8 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8bd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310296
Binary
01101111, 10001011, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6f8bd8
LRV
≈ 26.8%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.837
RGB
rgb(111, 139, 216)
RGBA
rgba(111, 139, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.298, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.522%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466920 / 0xff6f8bd8
HSL
hsl(224, 57%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 57%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.000), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 224.000, saturation: 48.611%, perceived brightness: 55.935%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.960, S: 65.337, L: 58.790
Cubehelix
H: -137.768, S: 0.648, L: 0.545
TSL
T: -2.272, S: 0.136, L: 0.547
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 36% (0.356), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 28.179, Y: 26.801, Z: 68.641
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.217, Y: 26.801
CIELab
L: 58.790, a: 11.031, b: -42.542
CIELuv
L: 58.790, u: -15.779, v: -68.132
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.790, C: 43.949, H: 284.536
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.790, C: 69.935, H: 256.960
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.770, a: 6.563, b: -42.373
CIECAM02
J: 47.915, C: 49.036, h: 261.190, Q: 136.379, M: 42.881, s: 56.074, H: 311.708
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.326, jaune: -7.500, green: 1.002
LMS
L: 21.016, M: 26.086, S: 67.950
YCbCr
Y: 135.751, Cb: 165.947, Cr: 110.241
YCgCo
Y: 151.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 139.406, Db: 115.241, Dr: 54.033
YPbPr
Y: 138.580, Pb: 41.720, Pr: -17.542
xvYCC
Y: 135.016, Cb: 164.648, Cr: 112.591
YIQ
Y: 139.406, I: -41.417, Q: 18.037
YUV
Y: 139.406, U: 37.693, V: -24.921
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.243
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.766

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