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#868ae6 Hex Color Code

#868ae6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868ae6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868ae6 is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.12% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #868ae6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 66% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#868ae6 linear gradient to complementary #cad795

  1. #868ae6
  2. #9796d9
  3. #a4a3cd
  4. #b0b0bf
  5. #babdb2
  6. #c2caa4
  7. #cad795

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #686fc8
  2. #7278d2
  3. #7c81dc
  4. #868ae6
  5. #9093f0
  6. #9a9dfa
  7. #a4a6ff

Tones

  1. #868ae6
  2. #9091de
  3. #9a98d6
  4. #a2a0ce
  5. #a9a7c6
  6. #b0aebe
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#868ae6 to white

  1. #868ae6
  2. #9c9ceb
  3. #b1afef
  4. #c5c3f3
  5. #d9d7f7
  6. #ecebfb
  7. #ffffff

#868ae6 to black

  1. #868ae6
  2. #6f72bc
  3. #595a93
  4. #43446c
  5. #2f2e48
  6. #1b1b26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. 42/02
      #788cec
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 75 15 280 / Lavendel 105
      #8c84e0
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2715 C
      #8b84d7
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 26.9%

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#868ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868ae6 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #868ae6">…</p>

#868ae6 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #868ae6">…</p>

#868ae6 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868ae6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817382
Binary
10000110, 10001010, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#868ae6
LRV
≈ 29.0%
Closest short hex
#88d ΔE = 1.511
RGB
rgb(134, 138, 230)
RGBA
rgba(134, 138, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.275, b: 0.458
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959834 / 0xff868ae6
HSL
hsl(238, 66%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 66%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.500), saturation: 42% (0.417), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 237.500, saturation: 41.739%, perceived brightness: 58.926%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.687, S: 76.758, L: 60.744
Cubehelix
H: -125.071, S: 0.679, L: 0.576
TSL
T: -2.851, S: 0.119, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.417), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 33.199, Y: 28.957, Z: 78.688
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.206, Y: 28.957
CIELab
L: 60.744, a: 21.334, b: -47.162
CIELuv
L: 60.744, u: -7.192, v: -77.344
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.744, C: 51.763, H: 294.340
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.744, C: 77.678, H: 264.687
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.812, a: 15.954, b: -49.030
CIECAM02
J: 50.414, C: 51.756, h: 273.001, Q: 139.889, M: 45.260, s: 56.881, H: 318.081
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.359, jaune: -8.433, green: -0.472
LMS
L: 23.989, M: 26.276, S: 77.875
YCbCr
Y: 142.530, Cb: 168.980, Cr: 119.712
YCgCo
Y: 160.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 147.292, Db: 124.436, Dr: 25.296
YPbPr
Y: 143.772, Pb: 46.460, Pr: -6.232
xvYCC
Y: 139.475, Cb: 168.812, Cr: 122.526
YIQ
Y: 147.292, I: -31.939, Q: 27.779
YUV
Y: 147.292, U: 40.702, V: -11.661
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.608
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.173

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