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HEX 6495ED - #6495ED, RGB(100,149,237) Color


Color Name: Cornflower Blue
Hex Color Code: #6495ED
RGB Color Code: RGB(100, 149, 237)
CMYK Values *: 57.8%, 37.1%, 0.0%, 7.1%




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What color is 6495ED?

The color name for #6495ED is Cornflower Blue and is belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The RGB color code for color number #6495ED is RGB(100, 149, 237). In the RGB color model, #6495ED has a red value of 100, a green value of 149, and a blue value of 237. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 57.8% cyan, 37.1% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 7.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 218.5° (degrees), 79.2 % saturation, and 66.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #6495ED has a hue of 218.5° (degrees), 57.8 % saturation and 92.9 % brightness/value.






Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


HEX #6495ED color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(100, 149, 237)

Red 100 (39.2%)
Green 149 (58.4%)
Blue 237 (92.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 218.54°
Saturation 79.19 %.
Lightness 66.08 %.
LRV ~ 30.3 %
Munsell Color System 5.6PB 6.0/11.2
XYZ X : 31.29
Y : 30.32
Z : 84.32
YXY Y1 : 30.32
X : 0.21
Y2 : 0.21
CMY C : 60.78%
M : 41.57%
Y : 7.06%

CMYK

Cyan 57.81 %.
Magenta 37.13 %.
Yellow 0.00 %.
Key 7.06 %.

HSV/HSB

Hue 218.54°
Saturation 57.81 %.
Brightness / Value 92.94 %.
CIE-Lab L : 61.93
A : 9.34
B : -49.31
CIE-Lch L : 61.93
C : 50.18
H : 280.73
CIE-Luv L : 61.93
U : -22.94
V : -79.8
Hunter-Lab L : 55.06
A : 5.07
B : -52.25






Color Names and Paint



Color Name of HEX #6495ED




Paint color for Hex #6495ED


Benjamin Moore


PPG Paints


Behr


Sherwin Williams






Color Combinations


Cornflower Blue - #6495ED Color Palettes and Scheme Combination


Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Cornflower Blue. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette



Cornflower Blue - #6495ED Opposite Color

#6495ED
#9B6A12

Cornflower Blue - #6495ED Tints and Shades


Cornflower Blue #6495ed Shades


Cornflower Blue #6495ed Tints




Color Images


Cornflower Blue - #6495ED Color Images and Patterns


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