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#6f8dc9 Hex Color Code

#6f8dc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8dc9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6f8dc9 is comprised of 43.53% red, 55.29% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8dc9 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 45% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.56 nm.

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#6f8dc9 linear gradient to complementary #bbb27d

  1. #6f8dc9
  2. #8193bd
  3. #9099b1
  4. #9d9fa4
  5. #a8a597
  6. #b2ab8a
  7. #bbb27d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5373ad
  2. #5c7cb6
  3. #6684bf
  4. #6f8dc9
  5. #7896d3
  6. #829fdc
  7. #8ba8e6

Tones

  1. #6f8dc9
  2. #798fc2
  3. #8192ba
  4. #8994b3
  5. #9097ab
  6. #9699a4
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#6f8dc9 to white

  1. #6f8dc9
  2. #899fd2
  3. #a1b1db
  4. #b9c4e4
  5. #d0d7ed
  6. #e8ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#6f8dc9 to black

  1. #6f8dc9
  2. #5c74a4
  3. #4a5c81
  4. #39455f
  5. #282f40
  6. #181b23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 0.765 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6077
      #778fc0
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660 U
      #658bcc
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. ★ 2135 C
      #758cc0
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 70 9 260 / Lazur 85
      #7888bc
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Celestial / 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  18. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  20. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  23. Duron

    1. Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Jazzy
      #768ebe
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  27. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 28.8%

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#6f8dc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8dc9 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6f8dc9">…</p>

#6f8dc9 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #6f8dc9">…</p>

#6f8dc9 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8dc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310793
Binary
01101111, 10001101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6f8dc9
LRV
≈ 26.6%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.513
RGB
rgb(111, 141, 201)
RGBA
rgba(111, 141, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.311, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.524%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466423 / 0xff6f8dc9
HSL
hsl(220, 45%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 45%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 45% (0.448), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 44.776%, perceived brightness: 55.404%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.237, S: 51.869, L: 58.644
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.540, L: 0.544
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.122, L: 0.545
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.448), magenta: 30% (0.299), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 26.620, Y: 26.645, Z: 58.987
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.237, Y: 26.645
CIELab
L: 58.644, a: 5.392, b: -34.344
CIELuv
L: 58.644, u: -16.263, v: -53.991
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.644, C: 34.765, H: 278.922
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.644, C: 56.388, H: 253.237
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.619, a: 1.720, b: -31.621
CIECAM02
J: 47.807, C: 41.979, h: 257.132, Q: 136.225, M: 36.710, s: 51.912, H: 309.603
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -6.006, green: 1.224
LMS
L: 21.374, M: 26.860, S: 58.450
YCbCr
Y: 135.289, Cb: 158.780, Cr: 110.570
YCgCo
Y: 148.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 138.870, Db: 93.480, Dr: 53.010
YPbPr
Y: 138.930, Pb: 33.450, Pr: -17.760
xvYCC
Y: 135.316, Cb: 157.384, Cr: 112.399
YIQ
Y: 138.870, I: -37.147, Q: 12.324
YUV
Y: 138.870, U: 30.575, V: -24.451
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 4.859
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 6.681

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