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#6f8ed2 Hex Color Code

#6f8ed2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8ed2 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6f8ed2 is comprised of 43.53% red, 55.69% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8ed2 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 52% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.72 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6f8ed2 linear gradient to complementary #c1bb80

  1. #6f8ed2
  2. #8395c5
  3. #939cb8
  4. #a1a4aa
  5. #adab9d
  6. #b7b38f
  7. #c1bb80

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5274b5
  2. #5c7cbf
  3. #6585c8
  4. #6f8ed2
  5. #7997dc
  6. #82a0e6
  7. #8ca9f0

Tones

  1. #6f8ed2
  2. #7a91ca
  3. #8494c2
  4. #8c97ba
  5. #949ab1
  6. #9b9ea9
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6f8ed2 to white

  1. #6f8ed2
  2. #89a0da
  3. #a2b2e1
  4. #bac5e9
  5. #d1d8f0
  6. #e8ebf8
  7. #ffffff

#6f8ed2 to black

  1. #6f8ed2
  2. #5d75ac
  3. #4b5d87
  4. #394563
  5. #283042
  6. #181b24
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 260 / Lazur 115
      #7490d0
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 16-4031 TPG
      #7592ca
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite / 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b
      #758ec7
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Lac rond
      #788fc8
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  10. Taubmans

    1. Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Molly / T12 38.F6
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  12. Bristol

    1. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  15. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Blue Mosel
      #6f95df
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. Pledge of Allegiance
      #7d92cc
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  18. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  19. Tollens

    1. T2007-1
      #7992ca
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. Gingham
      #778cc2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 26.6%

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#6f8ed2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8ed2 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6f8ed2">…</p>

#6f8ed2 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6f8ed2">…</p>

#6f8ed2 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8ed2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7311058
Binary
01101111, 10001110, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#6f8ed2
LRV
≈ 27.4%
Closest short hex
#68c ΔE = 2.477
RGB
rgb(111, 142, 210)
RGBA
rgba(111, 142, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.307, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.528%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466158 / 0xff6f8ed2
HSL
hsl(221, 52%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 52%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.212), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 221.212, saturation: 47.143%, perceived brightness: 56.214%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.599, S: 59.296, L: 59.322
Cubehelix
H: -140.764, S: 0.600, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -2.153, S: 0.131, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 27.858, Y: 27.377, Z: 64.777
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.228, Y: 27.377
CIELab
L: 59.322, a: 7.466, b: -38.344
CIELuv
L: 59.322, u: -16.781, v: -60.918
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.322, C: 39.064, H: 281.018
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.322, C: 63.187, H: 254.599
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.323, a: 3.471, b: -36.776
CIECAM02
J: 48.478, C: 45.630, h: 258.423, Q: 137.178, M: 39.902, s: 53.933, H: 310.268
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.296, jaune: -6.726, green: 1.216
LMS
L: 21.655, M: 27.267, S: 64.157
YCbCr
Y: 136.675, Cb: 162.440, Cr: 109.563
YCgCo
Y: 151.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.483, Db: 104.594, Dr: 56.079
YPbPr
Y: 140.293, Pb: 37.565, Pr: -18.628
xvYCC
Y: 136.487, Cb: 160.998, Cr: 111.637
YIQ
Y: 140.483, I: -40.313, Q: 14.602
YUV
Y: 140.483, U: 34.210, V: -25.866
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.245
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 6.638

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