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GM / General Motors Blue / #6599b5 Hex Color Code

#6599b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6599b5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6599b5 is comprised of 39.61% red, 60% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #6599b5 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 35% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.65 nm.

Color Variations

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#6599b5 linear gradient to complementary #ad886d

  1. #6599b5
  2. #7796a9
  3. #85939d
  4. #919191
  5. #9c8e85
  6. #a58b79
  7. #ad886d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #497d98
  2. #5287a2
  3. #5c90ab
  4. #6599b5
  5. #6fa2bf
  6. #78acc8
  7. #82b5d2

Tones

  1. #6599b5
  2. #6e97ae
  3. #7595a8
  4. #7c93a1
  5. #82919a
  6. #888f94
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6599b5 to white

  1. #6599b5
  2. #80a9c1
  3. #9abacd
  4. #b3cbda
  5. #ccdce6
  6. #e6edf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6599b5 to black

  1. #6599b5
  2. #547e94
  3. #446375
  4. #354a57
  5. #25333a
  6. #171d20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Hemisphere B64-058-237
      #4e93ba
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Man

    1. ★ Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 2212
      #5294b4
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Yacht Blue S490-4
      #669bb4
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Cool Dusk 550F-4
      #7b9cae
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Spirited Flight / 90BG 29/267
      #5c98b4
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Tibet Blue / 10BB 30/203
      #7698af
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Blue Dust / C741
      #7d9aae
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Witch Bay / CL 2264D
      #6e9ab6
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Downpour / 577
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5808 - Lake Lucerne
      #689db7
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. DE 5871 - Downpour
      #819ab1
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor Blue / 70BG 32/238
      #649dbc
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Blue Jay / 70BG 28/169
      #6f95aa
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  11. Little Greene

    1. ★ Blue Verditer
      #659ab2
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7343 - Birds Egg Blue
      #5b99ba
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rushing Rapids
      #5c99b4
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ Crisp French Blue R175C
      #6f9db8
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 90BG 29/267
      #579ab9
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Celestial Blue 5
      #4f98b9
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Spirited Flight
      #5b98ba
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 35311
      #6999af
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2207 C
      #659ab1
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. P 114-11 U
      #7e9ab0
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  18. New Look

    1. ★ Andys Fan / E22-04
      #7299b2
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Cornflower 24-11
      #589ab6
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  21. Ford

    1. Aqua
      #559ab9
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. Neptune Turquoise
      #5596ac
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 31-e6
      #7d9ab1
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10687
      #5b95b6
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Hush-A-Bye / PPG1238-5
      #5397b7
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Americana / PPG1152-4
      #7f9daf
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #7b9cb4
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  26. Brillux

    1. 66.12.18
      #689cb2
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Cruise - 7606
      #6591a8
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-33-5 Sea Breeze
      #62a0bd
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 4-33-5 Apollo Bay
      #6593a5
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Poolside / 775
      #5495b5
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 2058-40
      #429bb8
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Storm Blue Sky / KM3158-2
      #7296ac
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Step Into Space
      #4f91af
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #6993a6
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Hush A Bye / 252-5
      #5096b7
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Americana / 452-4
      #7e9daf
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Riverside Blue / T12 44.F4
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 3.073 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Ventura Lake / T10 46E-2
      #5196ae
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  36. Bristol

    1. Riverside Blue / P123-C5
      #529bb8
      ΔE = 3.073 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  37. Volvo

    1. Azure Blue / DMC-25M
      #5794ae
      ΔE = 3.088 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  38. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-B
      #5195b2
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  39. Duron

    1. Stratford Blue
      #509ab7
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  40. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 3.241 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Sydney Harbour / 1028
      #6e92a5
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. Hidden Harbor 70BG 32/238
      #5699b2
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 4099 Spirited Flight 90BG 29/267
      #4b92b4
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  42. Alcro

    1. Kyla
      #7194a8
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  43. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Turquoise
      #5598ac
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35190
      #6390a9
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  45. Olympic

    1. Vanity B54-4
      #5495af
      ΔE = 3.362 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Cosmopolitan B53-4
      #508ea9
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  46. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #74a0b7
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  47. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6101
      #5497bd
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 5348
      #4a93b1
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  48. AMC

    1. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7321-42 Overalls
      #6ea2b9
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  50. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3224T Wesley Blue
      #6d97a8
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 5234T Blue Bramble
      #809bb3
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  51. Nerolac

    1. Blue Winks - 4265
      #6499c0
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Spa - 4273
      #4e9ac4
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  52. Peintures MF

    1. Auberge Hampton
      #4899b6
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Côté mer
      #42a0c6
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. 9726
      #7693a5
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  54. Levis

    1. Mild Indigo
      #7e9db2
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Scrapbook Inkt
      #6794a5
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  55. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Aster / 421
      #4e93b9
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  56. Berger

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  57. Vista Paint

    1. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Bonaventure
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  58. Scib Paints

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  59. Sikkens

    1. R6.31.52
      #4e96af
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. S0.30.50
      #4b90ae
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  60. Dupont

    1. CAS516
      #429bbf
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  61. Earthborn

    1. Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  62. Asian Paints

    1. Mughal Blue / 7359
      #519bc5
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Tranquil Blue / 9215
      #49a0c8
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  63. Dulux Australia

    1. Lycian Way / D9
      #7999a8
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  64. Mylands of London

    1. Pastel Blue
      #7e9fb2
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  65. Plascon

    1. Ocean Spirit B1-E2-2
      #6894a4
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Jessies Blue B2-C2-1
      #4890b0
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  66. Caparol

    1. 75 16 230 / Coelin 75
      #449cc4
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 39/07
      #3c9cc0
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  67. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  68. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  69. Volkswagen

    1. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  70. Rodda Paint

    1. Meetinghouse Blue H46
      #769cab
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  71. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1101
      #809fb5
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  72. Tollens

    1. T2017-2
      #5a8da5
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. T2014-5
      #5998c3
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  73. Audi

    1. Bahia Blue / L50A
      #7d9baa
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  74. Krylon

    1. Ocean
      #5190a8
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  75. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  76. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  77. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-B
      #4c92ba
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. S 2040-B10G
      #4096b3
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  78. Bentley

    1. Glacier Blue / LO5P
      #619fb2
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  79. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

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#6599b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6599b5 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #6599b5">…</p>

#6599b5 background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #6599b5">…</p>

#6599b5 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6599b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6658485
Binary
01100101, 10011001, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#6599b5
LRV
≈ 28.9%
Closest short hex
#59b ΔE = 2.192
RGB
rgb(101, 153, 181)
RGBA
rgba(101, 153, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.352, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 39.608%, yellow: 51.967%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10118731 / 0xff6599b5
HSL
hsl(201, 35%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 35%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.000), saturation: 44% (0.442), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 201.000, saturation: 44.199%, perceived brightness: 56.184%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.661, S: 58.485, L: 60.679
Cubehelix
H: -164.854, S: 0.459, L: 0.551
TSL
T: -1.935, S: 0.138, L: 0.552
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.442), magenta: 15% (0.155), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 25.096, Y: 28.884, Z: 47.960
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.283, Y: 28.884
CIELab
L: 60.679, a: -9.745, b: -19.968
CIELuv
L: 60.679, u: -24.576, v: -28.939
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.679, C: 22.219, H: 243.986
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.679, C: 37.966, H: 229.661
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.743, a: -10.700, b: -15.289
CIECAM02
J: 49.739, C: 33.426, h: 230.895, Q: 138.950, M: 29.231, s: 45.866, H: 292.339
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -3.382, green: 2.678
LMS
L: 23.010, M: 31.665, S: 47.632
YCbCr
Y: 136.807, Cb: 147.988, Cr: 103.184
YCgCo
Y: 147.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: 5.250
YDbDr
Y: 140.644, Db: 60.724, Dr: 75.392
YPbPr
Y: 143.940, Pb: 19.980, Pr: -27.288
xvYCC
Y: 139.619, Cb: 145.551, Cr: 104.029
YIQ
Y: 140.644, I: -39.973, Q: -2.284
YUV
Y: 140.644, U: 19.860, V: -34.780
Munsell Color System
10B 6/6 ΔE = 2.376
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 5.379

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