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GM / General Motors Beacon Blue / #6a89b7 Hex Color Code

#6a89b7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a89b7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a89b7 is comprised of 41.57% red, 53.73% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6a89b7 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.5 nm.

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#6a89b7 linear gradient to complementary #aea073

  1. #6a89b7
  2. #7a8dac
  3. #8790a1
  4. #929496
  5. #9c988a
  6. #a69c7f
  7. #aea073

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #50709c
  2. #5978a5
  3. #6181ae
  4. #6a89b7
  5. #7392c0
  6. #7c9ac9
  7. #84a3d2

Tones

  1. #6a89b7
  2. #728ab1
  3. #798caa
  4. #808da4
  5. #868e9e
  6. #8c9097
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6a89b7 to white

  1. #6a89b7
  2. #849cc3
  3. #9dafcf
  4. #b5c2db
  5. #ced6e7
  6. #e6eaf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a89b7 to black

  1. #6a89b7
  2. #587196
  3. #475a76
  4. #374358
  5. #272e3b
  6. #171a20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7682 C
      #6787b7
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. P 106-13 U
      #6880aa
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  4. Pascol

    1. ★ Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4030-R70B
      #6f80a6
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 34-c2
      #4f86be
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Poppy Blue
      #718ab6
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Violet Twist
      #7287bc
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Scanda
      #6c8dc0
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. New Look

    1. ★ Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Spring Iris / T08 26-4
      #6d87af
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Celestial 247-5
      #6a88be
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Creamy Blueberry / 50BB 22/199
      #717ea4
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Blueberry Popover / 248-5
      #5287c0
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.50
      #5f8abf
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. V0.20.50
      #818bb3
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  20. Nerolac

    1. ★ Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Flattery - 2404
      #5991c0
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  22. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Bleu hollandais
      #6b8fc4
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  24. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Wild Iris
      #657da4
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  26. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  27. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yin Yang / 824
      #6b83a9
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Stratford Blue / 831
      #7786a2
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 3.097 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Space Age
      #808eac
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 1-37-5 Cornflower
      #5c80b6
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  34. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #6c90b8
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #5483b1
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  36. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.450 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7351-52 Lively Purple
      #8087a9
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  38. Ford

    1. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.478 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Blue
      #5089c3
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  39. Behr

    1. Forever NEKB-40
      #6581b5
      ΔE = 3.490 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Blue Cream PPKB-21
      #6382b9
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  40. Dulux

    1. Sea Blue
      #6291c5
      ΔE = 3.535 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  41. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. CF10427
      #5390cb
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  45. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  47. Sto

    1. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 34401
      #617cab
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  48. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  49. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 4.178 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  52. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  53. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  54. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  55. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 4.268 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  56. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  57. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  58. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #6182a6
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  61. Asian Paints

    1. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. Picture Perfect / 7295
      #7291b3
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  62. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  63. Diamond Vogel

    1. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  64. Colortrend

    1. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  65. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  66. Tollens

    1. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  67. Scib Paints

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  68. Berger

    1. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  69. Vista Paint

    1. Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  70. Brighto Paints

    1. Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  71. Coronado Paint

    1. 7247 - Royal Regetta
      #6d96ca
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7199 - Grape Gathering
      #7a81a8
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  72. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#6a89b7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a89b7 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #6a89b7">…</p>

#6a89b7 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6a89b7">…</p>

#6a89b7 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a89b7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6982071
Binary
01101010, 10001001, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6a89b7
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.317
RGB
rgb(106, 137, 183)
RGBA
rgba(106, 137, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.322, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 50.236%, blue: 71.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9795145 / 0xff6a89b7
HSL
hsl(216, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.844), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 215.844, saturation: 42.077%, perceived brightness: 52.897%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.822, S: 48.124, L: 56.459
Cubehelix
H: -146.844, S: 0.448, L: 0.521
TSL
T: -1.934, S: 0.114, L: 0.521
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.421), magenta: 25% (0.251), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 23.434, Y: 24.373, Z: 48.260
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.254, Y: 24.373
CIELab
L: 56.459, a: 1.200, b: -27.559
CIELuv
L: 56.459, u: -16.325, v: -42.136
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.459, C: 27.586, H: 272.494
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.459, C: 45.188, H: 248.822
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.369, a: -1.667, b: -23.400
CIECAM02
J: 45.534, C: 36.004, h: 252.163, Q: 132.947, M: 31.485, s: 48.664, H: 307.083
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.233, jaune: -4.786, green: 1.411
LMS
L: 19.806, M: 25.179, S: 47.861
YCbCr
Y: 130.224, Cb: 152.782, Cr: 111.125
YCoCg
Y: 140.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.975, Db: 75.268, Dr: 51.305
YPbPr
Y: 133.709, Pb: 26.565, Pr: -17.616
xvYCC
Y: 130.832, Cb: 151.336, Cr: 112.526
YIQ
Y: 132.975, I: -33.245, Q: 7.757
YUV
Y: 132.975, U: 24.618, V: -23.665
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 2.781
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.130

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