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GM / General Motors Skymist Blue / #6988a7 Hex Color Code

#6988a7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6988a7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6988a7 is comprised of 41.18% red, 53.33% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #6988a7 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 26% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.47 nm.

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#6988a7 linear gradient to complementary #a18d6f

  1. #6988a7
  2. #75899e
  3. #808a95
  4. #8a8a8b
  5. #928b82
  6. #9a8c79
  7. #a18d6f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #506f8d
  2. #587896
  3. #61809e
  4. #6988a7
  5. #7190b0
  6. #7a99b9
  7. #82a1c1

Tones

  1. #6988a7
  2. #6f88a2
  3. #75889d
  4. #7a8897
  5. #7f8892
  6. #84888d
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#6988a7 to white

  1. #6988a7
  2. #829bb5
  3. #9baec4
  4. #b3c2d2
  5. #ccd6e1
  6. #e6eaf0
  7. #ffffff

#6988a7 to black

  1. #6988a7
  2. #577089
  3. #46596c
  4. #364351
  5. #262e37
  6. #171a1e
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  16. AMC

    1. ★ Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5b83a4
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 65 4 220 / Arctis 15
      #70849c
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  20. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  27. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Rue Queen
      #758aa7
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  29. Plascon

    1. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 33-c5
      #5c89af
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Berkshire / T64-7
      #6681a2
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  37. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Modesto Blue
      #74869e
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 23.2%

#6988a7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6988a7 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6988a7">…</p>

#6988a7 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6988a7">…</p>

#6988a7 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6988a7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6916263
Binary
01101001, 10001000, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#6988a7
LRV
≈ 23.4%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 0.939
RGB
rgb(105, 136, 167)
RGBA
rgba(105, 136, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.333, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.493%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9860953 / 0xff6988a7
HSL
hsl(210, 26%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 26%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 37% (0.371), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 37.126%, perceived brightness: 51.629%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.183, S: 44.878, L: 55.482
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.353, L: 0.510
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.102, L: 0.511
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.371), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 21.603, Y: 23.400, Z: 39.930
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.276, Y: 23.400
CIELab
L: 55.482, a: -2.978, b: -19.911
CIELuv
L: 55.482, u: -16.121, v: -29.303
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.482, C: 20.132, H: 261.493
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.482, C: 33.445, H: 241.183
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.374, a: -4.941, b: -15.079
CIECAM02
J: 44.564, C: 29.140, h: 243.960, Q: 131.523, M: 25.482, s: 44.017, H: 303.052
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -3.429, green: 1.584
LMS
L: 19.399, M: 24.766, S: 39.650
YCbCr
Y: 127.895, Cb: 146.197, Cr: 112.190
YCgCo
Y: 136.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 130.265, Db: 55.273, Dr: 48.050
YPbPr
Y: 131.629, Pb: 19.065, Pr: -16.926
xvYCC
Y: 129.046, Cb: 144.747, Cr: 113.132
YIQ
Y: 130.265, I: -28.426, Q: 3.090
YUV
Y: 130.265, U: 18.078, V: -22.165
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 2.637
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.767

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