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#868cd6 Hex Color Code

#868cd6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868cd6 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868cd6 is comprised of 52.55% red, 54.9% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #868cd6 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 49% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.88 nm.

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#868cd6 linear gradient to complementary #c2c993

  1. #868cd6
  2. #9496cb
  3. #9fa0c1
  4. #aaaab6
  5. #b3b4ab
  6. #bbbf9f
  7. #c2c993

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6971b8
  2. #737ac2
  3. #7c83cc
  4. #868cd6
  5. #9095e0
  6. #999eea
  7. #a3a8f4

Tones

  1. #868cd6
  2. #8e92cf
  3. #9697c9
  4. #9d9dc2
  5. #a3a2bc
  6. #a9a8b5
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#868cd6 to white

  1. #868cd6
  2. #9b9edd
  3. #b0b1e4
  4. #c4c4eb
  5. #d8d7f2
  6. #ebebf8
  7. #ffffff

#868cd6 to black

  1. #868cd6
  2. #6f73af
  3. #585b89
  4. #434565
  5. #2e2f43
  6. #1b1b24
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7452
      #8c8fd6
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 2123 U
      #778bd9
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-5 Shadow Lilac
      #8b87c9
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  3. Little Greene

    1. Jean
      #8492d4
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 30.2%

#868cd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868cd6 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #868cd6">…</p>

#868cd6 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #868cd6">…</p>

#868cd6 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868cd6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8817878
Binary
10000110, 10001100, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#868cd6
LRV
≈ 28.7%
Closest short hex
#88c ΔE = 2.031
RGB
rgb(134, 140, 214)
RGBA
rgba(134, 140, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.287, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.547%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7959338 / 0xff868cd6
HSL
hsl(236, 49%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 49%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.500), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 235.500, saturation: 37.383%, perceived brightness: 58.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.537, S: 61.874, L: 60.497
Cubehelix
H: -126.757, S: 0.554, L: 0.574
TSL
T: -2.768, S: 0.100, L: 0.575
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 35% (0.346), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 31.344, Y: 28.678, Z: 67.489
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.225, Y: 28.678
CIELab
L: 60.497, a: 15.714, b: -38.634
CIELuv
L: 60.497, u: -7.093, v: -62.615
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.497, C: 41.708, H: 292.133
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.497, C: 63.015, H: 263.537
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.552, a: 10.759, b: -37.234
CIECAM02
J: 50.205, C: 44.154, h: 272.032, Q: 139.600, M: 38.612, s: 52.592, H: 317.544
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -6.872, green: -0.269
LMS
L: 24.329, M: 27.040, S: 66.853
YCbCr
Y: 141.970, Cb: 161.374, Cr: 120.112
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.642, Db: 101.342, Dr: 24.056
YPbPr
Y: 144.050, Pb: 37.690, Pr: -6.404
xvYCC
Y: 139.714, Cb: 161.108, Cr: 122.375
YIQ
Y: 146.642, I: -27.348, Q: 21.755
YUV
Y: 146.642, U: 33.148, V: -11.091
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.428
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.139

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