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#6a8196 Hex Color Code

#6a8196 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8196 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a8196 is comprised of 41.57% red, 50.59% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8196 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 17% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.48 nm.

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  1. WILD GEESE BEAK HEAD EYE CLOSE UP
  2. Four collegians in Myanmarese uniform of college (white shirt and green Long Yi) walking homing on the street after school program.
  3. building of the Central railway station of Volgograd

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#6a8196 linear gradient to complementary #94826c

  1. #6a8196
  2. #73818f
  3. #7b8188
  4. #828181
  5. #88827a
  6. #8e8273
  7. #94826c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536a7e
  2. #5b7186
  3. #62798e
  4. #6a8196
  5. #72899e
  6. #7a91a6
  7. #8299af

Tints and Shades

#6a8196 to white

  1. #6a8196
  2. #8295a7
  3. #9aa9b8
  4. #b3bec9
  5. #ccd3db
  6. #e5e9ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a8196 to black

  1. #6a8196
  2. #586a7b
  3. #475562
  4. #364049
  5. #262c32
  6. #17191c
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 2159 UP
      #6b8297
      ΔE = 0.391 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 8201 C
      #67899c
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Benton Harbor / 90BG 22/141
      #698297
      ΔE = 0.570 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Shady Blue / 10BB 22/096
      #768393
      ΔE = 3.024 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  3. Nerolac

    1. ★ Tempest Storm - 2985
      #678197
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Faraway Sky - 2999
      #727f92
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Blue Beads / PPG1160-5
      #5a809e
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. DE 5823 - Mica Creek
      #70828f
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  8. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Federal Standard 16187
      #70818f
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Sea Blue / T66-8
      #557e9b
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Rapid Flow / 9183
      #6c8599
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Storm Blue / 7367
      #688ca5
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ Provence ICC-74
      #658099
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Brisk Blue S530-5
      #6c819e
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  12. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #718398
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #59869f
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Swedish Blue / C762
      #648195
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Skyline Blue
      #5d7d9a
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Elevate M68-029-246
      #60768b
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Calvert Blue
      #6c8191
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. ★ Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  20. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  24. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 66.09.21
      #5f8191
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 6166
      #73819b
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5014 / Pigeon Blue
      #637d96
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. RAL 620-3
      #64818f
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 4901
      #647d8a
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  29. General Paint

    1. ★ Portable / CL 2325D
      #627c91
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Colder / CL 2265D
      #5785a3
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  31. Ford

    1. Gray
      #6d818f
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Surf Blue
      #56859e
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  32. Sikkens

    1. T3.18.44 (RAL 5014)
      #617b93
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. U6.14.43
      #737d95
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  33. Bristol

    1. Agate Grey / P116-C5
      #71818f
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 3.302 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  35. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Granite Falls / 452-5
      #618396
      ΔE = 3.112 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Prussian Blue / 551-6
      #5c7a89
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  37. Dupont

    1. CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. CAS925
      #617c88
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 4-36-5 Retreat
      #617990
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #5b7f95
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Niagara Blue
      #5e849d
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  40. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B43 Grey Blue
      #617c8d
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. B42 Purple Blue
      #5e7999
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  42. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  43. Sto

    1. 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 34420
      #79839a
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  44. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. Scatman Blue / HL 4265-3
      #677b85
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bachelor Blue / 1629
      #768492
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. In The Twilight / 1434 / Luxe / AF-580 / CC-934
      #757e93
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  47. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  48. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Faiseur d'étoiles
      #6f818d
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  50. Matthews Paint

    1. Waloon Blue / 2774
      #6f86a2
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  51. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Nuage / S04
      #6984a2
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. SC224
      #647788
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  52. Audi

    1. Azores Blue Metallic / LA5V
      #62788f
      ΔE = 3.561 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. S 4010-R90B
      #767e89
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  54. Crown Paint

    1. Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 3.777 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  55. Jotun

    1. 4072 / Blåtind
      #637989
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  56. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  57. Devoe Paint

    1. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Capitol Blue / 30BB 18/190
      #5e768d
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  58. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  59. New Look

    1. Ripples on the Water / A08-03
      #6c8592
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  60. Clark+Kensington

    1. Monday Blues / 37C-6
      #5f86a2
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Foggy Day / 38A-3
      #7b8691
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  61. Dutch Boy

    1. Boardwalk Blue
      #71808b
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  62. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Depths / 0626
      #65778d
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Ocean Storms / 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  63. ECOS Paints

    1. Blue Depths (0626)
      #65778d
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Madonna Blue (0590)
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  64. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  65. ICI Paints

    1. Windmill Blue 50BB 26/130
      #79859b
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  66. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 4.906 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  67. Beckers

    1. Himlavalv 746 / 5723-R95B
      #578199
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  68. Dulux

    1. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 30BB 18/190
      #5b7792
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  69. Messerschmitt

    1. Lichtblau / 8897
      #628392
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  71. Colortrend

    1. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 0590
      #687c9c
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  72. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  73. Crown Diamond

    1. 7322-53 Guiding Star
      #5a869f
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 7326-63 Ballroom Blue
      #5d768f
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  74. CIL

    1. Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  75. Humbrol

    1. 144 Intermediate Blue
      #5f7688
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 96 Raf Blue
      #597793
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  76. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  77. Sico

    1. 6170-52 Soho Blue
      #697a85
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. 6171-52 Galleon
      #7a8893
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  78. Coronado Paint

    1. 8264 - Mirador
      #6f8089
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. 7303 - Sea Of Marma
      #557892
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  79. Duron

    1. Refuge
      #587d8f
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Foggy Day
      #7a848d
      ΔE = 5.180 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  80. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5010-R70B
      #7b848f
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-B
      #58859a
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  81. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #7e8797
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 7900 Brightomauve
      #557892
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  82. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  83. Tollens

    1. Toits parisiens | EE110
      #607586
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Crépuscule | EE101
      #797e93
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  84. Graham & Brown

    1. Clooney
      #647684
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  85. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1920
      #6e7f87
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 20.2%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6979990
Binary
01101010, 10000001, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#6a8196
LRV
≈ 21.0%
Closest short hex
#789 ΔE = 3.614
RGB
rgb(106, 129, 150)
RGBA
rgba(106, 129, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.335, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 47.492%, blue: 58.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9797226 / 0xff6a8196
HSL
hsl(209, 17%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 17%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.636), saturation: 29% (0.293), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 208.636, saturation: 29.333%, perceived brightness: 49.126%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.982, S: 35.508, L: 52.912
Cubehelix
H: -155.481, S: 0.250, L: 0.488
TSL
T: -2.171, S: 0.078, L: 0.488
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.293), magenta: 14% (0.140), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 19.298, Y: 20.966, Z: 31.878
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.291, Y: 20.966
CIELab
L: 52.912, a: -3.164, b: -13.989
CIELuv
L: 52.912, u: -12.441, v: -19.895
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.912, C: 14.342, H: 257.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.912, C: 23.465, H: 237.982
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.789, a: -4.901, b: -9.226
CIECAM02
J: 42.090, C: 22.191, h: 241.297, Q: 127.820, M: 19.406, s: 38.965, H: 301.777
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -2.418, green: 1.277
LMS
L: 17.971, M: 22.206, S: 31.692
YCbCr
Y: 122.958, Cb: 140.623, Cr: 116.412
YCoCg
Y: 128.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 15.500
YDbDr
Y: 124.517, Db: 38.343, Dr: 35.216
YPbPr
Y: 125.613, Pb: 13.145, Pr: -12.466
xvYCC
Y: 123.879, Cb: 139.547, Cr: 117.049
YIQ
Y: 124.517, I: -20.448, Q: 1.670
YUV
Y: 124.517, U: 12.541, V: -16.245
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 1.153
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 2.541

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