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#6a8898 Hex Color Code

#6a8898 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8898 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a8898 is comprised of 41.57% red, 53.33% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8898 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 18% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.42 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6a8898 linear gradient to complementary #957d6d

  1. #6a8898
  2. #738691
  3. #7b848a
  4. #838382
  5. #89817b
  6. #8f7f74
  7. #957d6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52707f
  2. #5a7887
  3. #628090
  4. #6a8898
  5. #7290a0
  6. #7a99a9
  7. #83a1b2

Tints and Shades

#6a8898 to white

  1. #6a8898
  2. #829ba8
  3. #9aaeb9
  4. #b3c2ca
  5. #ccd6dc
  6. #e5eaed
  7. #ffffff

#6a8898 to black

  1. #6a8898
  2. #58707d
  3. #475963
  4. #36434a
  5. #262e32
  6. #171a1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 0.701 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Oxford College / T12 43.F10
      #6b848e
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls / 452-5
      #618396
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls 452-5
      #618396
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2179 U
      #708a96
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Metallic 8201
      #6b828f
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pow-wow
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  15. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Belle Grove Victory Blue
      #688291
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  23. Jotun

    1. 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  24. British Standard

    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  25. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. Alfresco / 1672
      #688290
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Blue Dusk / 1644
      #6f8892
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  27. Messerschmitt

    1. Lichtblau / 8897
      #628392
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  29. Brillux

    1. 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  30. Ford

    1. Blue
      #5f8595
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  31. Sikkens

    1. S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  32. Behr

    1. 550F-5 Winter Lake
      #608395
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Olde Glory C40-38
      #66828f
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  33. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  36. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  38. Martha Stewart Living

    1. North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7367 - Storm Blue Sky
      #5e899e
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  46. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

#6a8898 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8898 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6a8898">…</p>

#6a8898 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6a8898">…</p>

#6a8898 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8898">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6981784
Binary
01101010, 10001000, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#6a8898
LRV
≈ 22.9%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 0.850
RGB
rgb(106, 136, 152)
RGBA
rgba(106, 136, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.345, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.487%, blue: 0.596%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9795432 / 0xff6a8898
HSL
hsl(201, 18%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 18%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.870), saturation: 30% (0.303), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 200.870, saturation: 30.263%, perceived brightness: 50.906%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.718, S: 40.270, L: 55.009
Cubehelix
H: -165.013, S: 0.261, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -1.931, S: 0.088, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.303), magenta: 11% (0.105), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 20.414, Y: 22.939, Z: 33.052
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.300, Y: 22.939
CIELab
L: 55.009, a: -6.641, b: -11.984
CIELuv
L: 55.009, u: -15.536, v: -16.497
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.009, C: 13.701, H: 241.005
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.009, C: 22.661, H: 226.718
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.894, a: -7.734, b: -7.390
CIECAM02
J: 44.128, C: 22.255, h: 229.353, Q: 130.878, M: 19.462, s: 38.562, H: 290.525
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.134, jaune: -2.050, green: 1.738
LMS
L: 19.446, M: 24.777, S: 32.876
YCbCr
Y: 126.682, Cb: 139.464, Cr: 113.694
YCgCo
Y: 132.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.854, Db: 34.828, Dr: 43.462
YPbPr
Y: 130.762, Pb: 11.450, Pr: -15.736
xvYCC
Y: 128.301, Cb: 138.058, Cr: 114.177
YIQ
Y: 128.854, I: -23.012, Q: -1.366
YUV
Y: 128.854, U: 11.391, V: -20.050
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 3.168
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.022

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