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#868ea6 Hex Color Code

#868ea6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #868ea6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #868ea6 is comprised of 52.55% red, 55.69% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #868ea6 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 15% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.53 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#868ea6 linear gradient to complementary #a39f89

  1. #868ea6
  2. #8b91a1
  3. #91949c
  4. #969698
  5. #9a9993
  6. #9f9c8e
  7. #a39f89

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6c748b
  2. #747c94
  3. #7d859d
  4. #868ea6
  5. #8f97af
  6. #98a0b9
  7. #a1a9c2

Tints and Shades

#868ea6 to white

  1. #868ea6
  2. #99a0b4
  3. #adb2c3
  4. #c1c5d2
  5. #d6d8e1
  6. #eaebf0
  7. #ffffff

#868ea6 to black

  1. #868ea6
  2. #6e7588
  3. #585d6b
  4. #424650
  5. #2e3036
  6. #1a1b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Windmill Blue / 50BB 26/130
      #858ca5
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-4 Violet Illusion
      #858ea4
      ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 4-41-4 Clandestine
      #8f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / PPG1168-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / PPG1169-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violet Aura / 446-5
      #838ba4
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ Violet Verbena / 445-5
      #898ca3
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7667 UP
      #838fa9
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. ★ P 108-3 U
      #818ca6
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Merlin
      #828ca7
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Gray Lavender
      #808da0
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Violet Verbena C45-4
      #868da1
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ Violet Aura C46-4
      #808da2
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Ancestry Violet 70BB 32/162
      #8490ab
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. ★ Byzantine Blue 50BB 32/117
      #8691a5
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gray
      #838aa4
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Eclectic / 70BB 27/201
      #848daa
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusty Heather - 9073
      #8990a3
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Flower Box / CSP-530
      #8791a5
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Faded Violet / CSP-455
      #8e90a2
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4020-R60B
      #8589a1
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4020-R70B
      #7b89a3
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #898fac
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ 600F-5 Blueberry Buckle
      #8492ad
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 620F-4 Violet Shadow
      #868b9d
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Stålblå 782 / S 3614-B11G
      #8c90ac
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  18. Ford

    1. Silver Mink
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  19. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  20. KILZ

    1. Romantic Ravenna / B761
      #8b94aa
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hamilton Heights / 40B-5
      #898ba7
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  23. Bristol

    1. Violet Aura / P102-C5
      #838b9d
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Violet Verbena / P101-C5
      #8c8ca0
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6160
      #7f8fa5
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 6159
      #8792a4
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Violet Note / T12 38.F9
      #8287a0
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  26. Berger

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  27. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  30. Caparol

    1. 4441
      #8c94a8
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Atlas / Atlas F3
      #8894a8
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #818ea1
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. London Fog / 686
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5920 - Mountains Majesty
      #8d95aa
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  34. CIL

    1. Cosmic Crescent
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  35. Dulux

    1. 50BB 26/105
      #838c9d
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Twist Of Fate / NP PB 1465 T
      #8989a3
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  37. Crayola

    1. Manatee
      #8d90a1
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 28.2%

#868ea6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#868ea6 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #868ea6">…</p>

#868ea6 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #868ea6">…</p>

#868ea6 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #868ea6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8818342
Binary
10000110, 10001110, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#868ea6
LRV
≈ 27.2%
Closest short hex
#889 ΔE = 4.004
RGB
rgb(134, 142, 166)
RGBA
rgba(134, 142, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.321, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.525%, yellow: 0.551%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7958874 / 0xff868ea6
HSL
hsl(225, 15%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 15%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 19% (0.193), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 19.277%, perceived brightness: 55.938%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.898, S: 19.900, L: 59.129
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.200, L: 0.558
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.044, L: 0.558
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.193), magenta: 14% (0.145), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 26.386, Y: 27.167, Z: 39.923
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.291, Y: 27.167
CIELab
L: 59.129, a: 2.342, b: -13.615
CIELuv
L: 59.129, u: -5.543, v: -20.541
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.129, C: 13.815, H: 279.761
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.129, C: 21.276, H: 254.898
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.122, a: -0.851, b: -8.928
CIECAM02
J: 48.874, C: 19.025, h: 262.038, Q: 137.736, M: 16.637, s: 34.755, H: 312.153
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.156, jaune: -2.419, green: 0.356
LMS
L: 24.523, M: 27.794, S: 39.709
YCbCr
Y: 138.274, Cb: 139.720, Cr: 122.784
YCgCo
Y: 146.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 25.500
YDbDr
Y: 142.344, Db: 35.592, Dr: 15.872
YPbPr
Y: 142.024, Pb: 12.920, Pr: -5.104
xvYCC
Y: 137.974, Cb: 139.349, Cr: 123.516
YIQ
Y: 142.344, I: -12.476, Q: 5.776
YUV
Y: 142.344, U: 11.642, V: -7.320
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/4 ΔE = 4.814
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 11.356

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