#6883BC Hex Code

Color Name: Glaucous

What is hex #6883BC Color?

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The color name of hex code #6883BC is Glaucous. The RGB values are (104, 131, 188) which means it is composed of 25% red, 31% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:45 M:30 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6883BC has a hue of 221°, 45% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #6883BC Color Codes

Color NameGlaucous
RGB Values(104, 131, 188)
CMYK Values(45%, 30%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 45%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#977C43 [Metallic Sunburst]
Closest Pantone®7682 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#BCA168 [Camel]
#6883BC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#818181
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Hex #6883BC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6883BC. Complementary color is BCA168

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6883BC is #BCA168 which is called Camel. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6883BC color is offered by #BCA168. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (6883BC, 7768BC and 68ADBC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6883BC are #7768BC and #68ADBC, called Blue-Violet (Crayola) and Moonstone Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6883BC with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (6883BC, BC7768 and ADBC68)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6883BC are #BC7768 (Copper Penny) and #ADBC68 (Middle Green Yellow). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (6883BC, BC6883 and 83BC68)

Triadic Palette

#6883BC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BC6883 (Turkish Rose) and #83BC68 (Dollar Bill) along with #6883BC, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (6883BC, BC6883, BCA168 and 68BCA1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6883BC has #BC6883 (Turkish Rose), #BCA168 (Camel) and #68BCA1 (Green Sheen). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (6883BC, BC68AD, BCA168 and 68BC77)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6883BC contains #BC68AD (Pearly Purple), #BCA168 (Camel) and #68BC77 (Iguana Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #6883BC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6883BC rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#6883BC Color Patterns

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    Glaucous Gingham Checks

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    Glaucous Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Glaucous Polka Dots Pattern

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    Glaucous Honeycomb Pattern

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    Glaucous Leaves Pattern

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    Glaucous Houndstooth Pattern

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    Glaucous Trellis Pattern

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    Glaucous Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.