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#6986a8 Hex Color Code

#6986a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6986a8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6986a8 is comprised of 41.18% red, 52.55% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6986a8 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 27% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.32 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6986a8 linear gradient to complementary #a2906f

  1. #6986a8
  2. #76889f
  3. #818995
  4. #8a8b8c
  5. #938c82
  6. #9b8e79
  7. #a2906f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #506e8e
  2. #587697
  3. #617e9f
  4. #6986a8
  5. #718eb1
  6. #7a97b9
  7. #829fc2

Tones

  1. #6986a8
  2. #6f86a3
  3. #75879e
  4. #7b8799
  5. #808893
  6. #85888e
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#6986a8 to white

  1. #6986a8
  2. #8299b6
  3. #9badc4
  4. #b4c1d3
  5. #ccd5e1
  6. #e6eaf0
  7. #ffffff

#6986a8 to black

  1. #6986a8
  2. #576e8a
  3. #46586d
  4. #364251
  5. #262d37
  6. #171a1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 0.625 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skymist Blue
      #6988a7
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Wellspring
      #5d88b0
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Window Blue / 9143
      #6d86ac
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  22. Caparol

    1. 65 8 240 / Pacific 65
      #6880a0
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. 2452
      #7484a0
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  23. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  24. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  27. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  29. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R80B
      #617fa2
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  31. Sikkens

    1. T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2158 C
      #5c82a5
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 646
      #5e82ab
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Rue Queen
      #758aa7
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  36. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-d5
      #6081a9
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  37. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple
      #6e80a1
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

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#6986a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6986a8 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6986a8">…</p>

#6986a8 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6986a8">…</p>

#6986a8 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6986a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6915752
Binary
01101001, 10000110, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6986a8
LRV
≈ 22.9%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.182
RGB
rgb(105, 134, 168)
RGBA
rgba(105, 134, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.329, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9861464 / 0xff6986a8
HSL
hsl(212, 27%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 27%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.381), saturation: 38% (0.375), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 212.381, saturation: 37.500%, perceived brightness: 51.212%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.183, S: 44.104, L: 54.948
Cubehelix
H: -150.943, S: 0.361, L: 0.506
TSL
T: -1.803, S: 0.101, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.375), magenta: 20% (0.202), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 21.416, Y: 22.880, Z: 40.326
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.270, Y: 22.880
CIELab
L: 54.948, a: -1.554, b: -21.303
CIELuv
L: 54.948, u: -15.303, v: -31.631
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.948, C: 21.360, H: 265.828
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.948, C: 35.138, H: 244.183
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.833, a: -3.786, b: -16.503
CIECAM02
J: 44.036, C: 30.033, h: 247.353, Q: 130.741, M: 26.263, s: 44.820, H: 304.700
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -3.681, green: 1.439
LMS
L: 18.974, M: 24.015, S: 40.032
YCbCr
Y: 126.985, Cb: 147.218, Cr: 112.855
YCgCo
Y: 135.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 129.205, Db: 58.372, Dr: 46.035
YPbPr
Y: 130.271, Pb: 20.335, Pr: -16.064
xvYCC
Y: 127.880, Cb: 145.863, Cr: 113.889
YIQ
Y: 129.205, I: -28.199, Q: 4.446
YUV
Y: 129.205, U: 19.092, V: -21.235
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 1.789
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.378

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