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#6a837f Hex Color Code

#6a837f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a837f is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6a837f is comprised of 41.57% red, 51.37% green and 49.8% blue. In the HSL color space #6a837f has a hue of 170° (degrees), 11% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a837f linear gradient to complementary #826b70

  1. #6a837f
  2. #6f7f7c
  3. #737b7a
  4. #777777
  5. #7b7375
  6. #7f6f72
  7. #826b70

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536c68
  2. #5b736f
  3. #627b77
  4. #6a837f
  5. #728b87
  6. #7a938f
  7. #819b97

Tints and Shades

#6a837f to white

  1. #6a837f
  2. #829793
  3. #9aaba8
  4. #b2bfbd
  5. #cbd4d3
  6. #e5e9e9
  7. #ffffff

#6a837f to black

  1. #6a837f
  2. #586c69
  3. #465653
  4. #36413f
  5. #262d2b
  6. #171a19
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Briny Deep 24-22
      #69847f
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Tranquility / JG-78
      #67827e
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Liquid Jade
      #688280
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 75.09.21
      #6e837e
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 78.03.21
      #6d8078
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Ombre B7
      #6d837d
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Hosta Green C16
      #668481
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3914 Midnight Garden 50GG 23/085
      #6b807b
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 3946 Crownhill 70GG 27/105
      #6e8a86
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Limelight Green
      #6c8281
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Studio Blue Green - 0047
      #6d817b
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. ★ Teal Stencil - 0018
      #627f7b
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Bourgeau / CL 3045D
      #63827d
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  11. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Grove Green
      #6e8781
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 175-7 C
      #6f8280
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. ★ 17-5110 TPG
      #6d8886
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 788 - Dark Lagoon
      #6a7f7d
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. DE 6306 - Armor
      #74857f
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dark Lagoon / 371
      #6a7f7d
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Armor / 460
      #74857f
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Sico

    1. ★ 6162-63 Submerged Blue
      #677e7a
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7396-63 Submerged Blue
      #677e7a
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 7397-63 Blowing in the Wind
      #6b7d7b
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Thor G60-017-179
      #697f79
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Dwarf Spruce / 503-6
      #70837d
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bahia Green
      #6c817a
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Juneau Gray
      #74867f
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sitka / T08 137-4
      #697e7b
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Amazon Green / T12 48.E10
      #728885
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  21. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ 1946
      #6d8180
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 480F-5 Marsh Creek
      #637f79
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dwarf Spruce / PPG1136-6
      #71847d
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  24. Glidden

    1. Dwarf Spruce / PPG1136-6
      #71847d
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blue Forest / 90GG 21/076
      #6e8283
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  25. Bristol

    1. Amazon Green / P219-N5
      #728885
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4010-B70G
      #70867e
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. S 4010-B50G
      #758582
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Twilight Hour / EXTCC-33
      #728280
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Far Away Land / 30A-4
      #73857e
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 503
      #6d7f7e
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Caribbean Teal / 2123-20
      #637d7b
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  30. Ford

    1. Green Mist
      #70877f
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Bonita Blue
      #698081
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  31. Sikkens

    1. P0.15.45
      #5f817e
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Fall's River / 10BG 21/141
      #628584
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  33. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T44 Blue Gum
      #6a8a87
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  34. Olympic

    1. Dwarf Spruce D62-5
      #72827b
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  35. Audi

    1. Hochlandgruen Metallic/Highland Green Metallic / 7S, 7S7S, LY6J
      #71807a
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. High Seas
      #6f8283
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 21.0%

#6a837f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a837f foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6a837f">…</p>

#6a837f background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #6a837f">…</p>

#6a837f shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a837f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6980479
Binary
01101010, 10000011, 01111111
Hexadecimal
#6a837f
LRV
≈ 20.8%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 3.123
RGB
rgb(106, 131, 127)
RGBA
rgba(106, 131, 127, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.360, b: 0.349
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.469%, blue: 0.514%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9796737 / 0xff6a837f
HSL
hsl(170, 11%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(170, 11%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 170° (170.400), saturation: 19% (0.191), value: 51% (0.514)
HSP
hue: 170.400, saturation: 19.084%, perceived brightness: 48.462%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 178.268, S: 30.724, L: 52.761
Cubehelix
H: -198.010, S: 0.151, L: 0.483
TSL
T: -1.334, S: 0.067, L: 0.483
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.191), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 3% (0.031), key: 49% (0.486)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 50% (0.502)
XYZ
X: 17.890, Y: 20.829, Z: 23.152
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.337, Y: 20.829
CIELab
L: 52.761, a: -9.840, b: -0.820
CIELuv
L: 52.761, u: -12.922, v: 0.391
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.761, C: 9.874, H: 184.761
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.761, C: 12.928, H: 178.268
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.638, a: -9.896, b: 1.869
CIECAM02
J: 41.943, C: 14.690, h: 188.297, Q: 127.597, M: 12.846, s: 31.730, H: 236.953
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.064, jaune: -0.168, green: 1.791
LMS
L: 18.298, M: 22.910, S: 23.105
YCbCr
Y: 121.712, Cb: 129.944, Cr: 117.309
YCgCo
Y: 123.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 123.069, Db: 5.918, Dr: 32.457
YPbPr
Y: 125.387, Pb: 0.875, Pr: -12.316
xvYCC
Y: 123.685, Cb: 128.769, Cr: 117.181
YIQ
Y: 123.069, I: -13.608, Q: -6.531
YUV
Y: 123.069, U: 1.936, V: -14.975
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/2 ΔE = 1.526
Brand Color
Forrst ΔE = 14.071

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