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#6a8298 Hex Color Code

#6a8298 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8298 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a8298 is comprised of 41.57% red, 50.98% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8298 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 18% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a8298 linear gradient to complementary #96846c

  1. #6a8298
  2. #738291
  3. #7c8389
  4. #838382
  5. #8a837b
  6. #908473
  7. #96846c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536b80
  2. #5a7288
  3. #627a90
  4. #6a8298
  5. #728aa0
  6. #7a92a9
  7. #829ab1

Tints and Shades

#6a8298 to white

  1. #6a8298
  2. #8296a9
  3. #9aaab9
  4. #b3bfca
  5. #ccd4dc
  6. #e5e9ed
  7. #ffffff

#6a8298 to black

  1. #6a8298
  2. #586b7d
  3. #475563
  4. #36404a
  5. #262c32
  6. #171a1c
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 0.563 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Wakefield
      #678495
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Benton Harbor / 90BG 22/141
      #698297
      ΔE = 0.567 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. ★ Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #68839a
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Colonial Blue
      #73859d
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6b7c92
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. DE 5886 - Bay View
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  10. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 255 / 255 Silbergrau
      #6c8098
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ 65 4 220 / Arctis 15
      #70849c
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  16. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. ★ Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ 580F-5 Mysteria
      #6e7f95
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Centurian Blue FF77-3
      #667e8f
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  22. Resene

    1. Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
    2. Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  24. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  26. Brillux

    1. 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Hampton Blue
      #617f9a
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Cobalt Firemist
      #5e7d95
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  33. General Paint

    1. Portable / CL 2325D
      #627c91
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. 18-4220 TPG
      #5f7e94
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 17-4023 TPG
      #5d7e98
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  36. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  37. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Niagara Blue
      #5e849d
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#6a8298 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8298 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #6a8298">…</p>

#6a8298 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6a8298">…</p>

#6a8298 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8298">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6980248
Binary
01101010, 10000010, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#6a8298
LRV
≈ 21.3%
Closest short hex
#789 ΔE = 3.578
RGB
rgb(106, 130, 152)
RGBA
rgba(106, 130, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.335, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.478%, blue: 0.596%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9796968 / 0xff6a8298
HSL
hsl(209, 18%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 18%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.696), saturation: 30% (0.303), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 208.696, saturation: 30.263%, perceived brightness: 49.470%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.226, S: 36.679, L: 53.272
Cubehelix
H: -155.409, S: 0.261, L: 0.491
TSL
T: -2.173, S: 0.081, L: 0.491
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.303), magenta: 14% (0.145), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 49% (0.490), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 19.592, Y: 21.296, Z: 32.778
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.289, Y: 21.296
CIELab
L: 53.272, a: -3.224, b: -14.607
CIELuv
L: 53.272, u: -12.918, v: -20.855
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.272, C: 14.959, H: 257.554
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.272, C: 24.532, H: 238.226
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.147, a: -4.973, b: -9.810
CIECAM02
J: 42.435, C: 22.975, h: 241.471, Q: 128.344, M: 20.091, s: 39.565, H: 301.860
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -2.522, green: 1.319
LMS
L: 18.183, M: 22.564, S: 32.582
YCbCr
Y: 123.658, Cb: 141.210, Cr: 115.902
YCgCo
Y: 129.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 125.332, Db: 40.126, Dr: 36.766
YPbPr
Y: 126.472, Pb: 13.760, Pr: -13.012
xvYCC
Y: 124.617, Cb: 140.087, Cr: 116.570
YIQ
Y: 125.332, I: -21.365, Q: 1.770
YUV
Y: 125.332, U: 13.124, V: -16.960
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 1.379
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 8.561

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