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#6f8dd6 Hex Color Code

#6f8dd6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8dd6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f8dd6 is comprised of 43.53% red, 55.29% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8dd6 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 56% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.98 nm.

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

#6f8dd6 linear gradient to complementary #c5c180

  1. #6f8dd6
  2. #8495c8
  3. #959dbb
  4. #a4a6ad
  5. #b0af9e
  6. #bbb890
  7. #c5c180

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5273b9
  2. #5c7bc3
  3. #6584cc
  4. #6f8dd6
  5. #7996e0
  6. #829fea
  7. #8ca8f4

Tones

  1. #6f8dd6
  2. #7b90ce
  3. #8594c5
  4. #8d98bd
  5. #959bb4
  6. #9d9fac
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#6f8dd6 to white

  1. #6f8dd6
  2. #8a9fdd
  3. #a2b1e4
  4. #bac4eb
  5. #d1d7f2
  6. #e8ebf8
  7. #ffffff

#6f8dd6 to black

  1. #6f8dd6
  2. #5d74af
  3. #4b5c89
  4. #394565
  5. #292f43
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2129 U
      #6d8fdb
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  6. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  7. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  8. Ford

    1. Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  11. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 25.1%

#6f8dd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8dd6 foreground

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #6f8dd6">…</p>

#6f8dd6 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6f8dd6">…</p>

#6f8dd6 shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8dd6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310806
Binary
01101111, 10001101, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#6f8dd6
LRV
≈ 27.3%
Closest short hex
#78c ΔE = 2.481
RGB
rgb(111, 141, 214)
RGBA
rgba(111, 141, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.303, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.526%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466410 / 0xff6f8dd6
HSL
hsl(223, 56%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 56%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.524), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 222.524, saturation: 48.131%, perceived brightness: 56.251%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.783, S: 63.069, L: 59.235
Cubehelix
H: -139.339, S: 0.629, L: 0.549
TSL
T: -2.209, S: 0.134, L: 0.550
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 28.214, Y: 27.283, Z: 67.385
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.222, Y: 27.283
CIELab
L: 59.235, a: 9.250, b: -40.722
CIELuv
L: 59.235, u: -16.474, v: -65.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.235, C: 41.759, H: 282.798
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.235, C: 67.077, H: 255.783
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.233, a: 5.012, b: -39.926
CIECAM02
J: 48.378, C: 47.621, h: 259.754, Q: 137.036, M: 41.644, s: 55.126, H: 310.958
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.312, jaune: -7.161, green: 1.130
LMS
L: 21.453, M: 26.872, S: 66.722
YCbCr
Y: 136.563, Cb: 164.487, Cr: 109.647
YCgCo
Y: 151.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.352, Db: 110.809, Dr: 55.831
YPbPr
Y: 139.866, Pb: 39.950, Pr: -18.358
xvYCC
Y: 136.120, Cb: 163.093, Cr: 111.874
YIQ
Y: 140.352, I: -41.324, Q: 16.369
YUV
Y: 140.352, U: 36.243, V: -25.751
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.300
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 6.275

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