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#6a8b98 Hex Color Code

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#6a8b98 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8b98 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6a8b98 is comprised of 41.57% red, 54.51% green and 59.61% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8b98 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 18% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.09 nm.

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#6a8b98 linear gradient to complementary #96796c

  1. #6a8b98
  2. #748891
  3. #7c8589
  4. #848282
  5. #8a7f7b
  6. #907c73
  7. #96796c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51727f
  2. #5a7a87
  3. #62838f
  4. #6a8b98
  5. #7293a1
  6. #7b9ca9
  7. #83a5b2

Tints and Shades

#6a8b98 to white

  1. #6a8b98
  2. #829da8
  3. #9bb0b9
  4. #b3c3ca
  5. #ccd7dc
  6. #e5ebed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6a8b98 to black

  1. #6a8b98
  2. #58727d
  3. #475b63
  4. #36444a
  5. #262f32
  6. #171b1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ Relaxed Blue BIC-22
      #698a98
      ΔE = 0.587 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. French Court PPU14-04
      #698ea3
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Lakeshore
      #568fa3
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  4. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. BS 4800 18 C 37 - Blue
      #5e8894
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7319-52 Blue Chasm
      #6d8e99
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 7405-52 Fish Bite
      #73868c
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Horizon B63-034-224
      #648894
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Maiden Voyage 352-5
      #5d92a8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Coventry Blue / T10 48H-2
      #678c96
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Maiden Voyage / 352-5
      #5d92a8
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Dusk / 1644
      #6f8892
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Bachelor Blue / 1629
      #768492
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Outpost Grey / P121-C5
      #6893a0
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #6993a6
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Secret Cove - 9058
      #68909d
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Mountain Stream - 7612
      #679199
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5802 - China Clay
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. DE 5823 - Mica Creek
      #70828f
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11035
      #6c919e
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 3.360 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Brittany Inn 70BG 31/124
      #7695a0
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Dancehall
      #65838d
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Faiseur d'étoiles
      #6f818d
      ΔE = 4.541 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 20-0163 TPM / Blue Snow
      #638592
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Metallic 8201
      #6b828f
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  22. Ford

    1. Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Blue
      #5f8595
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  23. Sico

    1. 6169-52 Castle Blue
      #748b94
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. 6156-52 Tonic Water
      #709197
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Heritage
      #628993
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Sky Space
      #5c838d
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  25. Sto

    1. 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35321
      #7798a6
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25189
      #748a93
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15193
      #588c95
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  27. Nerolac

    1. Galaxy - 4287
      #73919e
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Blue Jazz - 4280
      #6f97a7
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  28. New Look

    1. Ripples on the Water / A08-03
      #6c8592
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Rhythm and Blues / A08-02
      #788992
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Uptown
      #7d91a0
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  30. Martha Stewart Living

    1. North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Silver Blue C01
      #778f98
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  31. AMC

    1. Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Strato Blue
      #789196
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  32. Volkswagen

    1. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Barraud House Blue CW608
      #5c8a99
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Blue Fox 26-20
      #7f939f
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-B10G
      #6d94a0
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Lakeside / 9231
      #638596
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Rapid Flow / 9183
      #6c8599
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Adonis Blue / 35B-5
      #5e8e9f
      ΔE = 3.005 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  37. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Teal
      #788e97
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  38. Messerschmitt

    1. Lichtblau / 8897
      #628392
      ΔE = 3.194 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  39. Scib Paints

    1. Breezy Indigo / 7383
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Breezy Indigo
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 3.289 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 597X
      #64828d
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  42. Mylands of London

    1. Fjord Blue
      #61919f
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  43. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  44. Dulux

    1. 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 16BB 27/091
      #7e8d99
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  45. Sikkens

    1. Q4.16.46
      #67898f
      ΔE = 3.561 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Q0.10.50
      #748b8d
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  46. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Slate / CL 3095D
      #69808b
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  47. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 4-33-5 Apollo Bay
      #6593a5
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 4-33-5 Apollo Bay
      #588696
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 5-33-4 Iceland
      #78939d
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  49. Plascon

    1. Ocean Spirit B1-E2-2
      #6894a4
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  50. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  51. Audi

    1. Gletscherblau Metallic / 1H, LZ7K
      #7a919d
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Topasblau Metallic / LX5U, T6
      #5a808b
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  52. Colortrend

    1. Dragonfly Wing
      #588c9e
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  53. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Jay / 70BG 28/169
      #7095a1
      ΔE = 3.742 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Waterbury Cottage / 90BG 28/213
      #6994a9
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  54. Dulux Australia

    1. Slate Blue / G86
      #5b8391
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  55. Albany Paint

    1. Bluestone
      #72848e
      ΔE = 3.786 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  56. RAL

    1. RAL 620-3
      #64818f
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. RAL 810-3
      #79888e
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  57. Levis

    1. Scrapbook Inkt
      #6794a5
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Clear Grey A50
      #7c8d95
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  58. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 86519, AS19
      #5c8e99
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  59. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-B10G
      #72959f
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 5010-B10G
      #73868b
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  60. Kelly-Moore

    1. Federalist / KM3806-2
      #7c8f9b
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  61. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. H 515 / Silberblau H 515
      #60808c
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  62. Ralph Lauren

    1. Vermeer / RLVM277
      #798a90
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  63. Brillux

    1. 66.09.21
      #5f8191
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 72.09.21
      #60868b
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  64. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5395
      #598394
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  65. Glidden

    1. Puddle Jumper / PPG1035-5
      #6a8389
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  66. Dupont

    1. CAS924
      #7995a1
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. CAS908
      #74959c
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  67. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  68. Berger

    1. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  69. Diamond Vogel

    1. Ocean Storms / 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  70. CIL

    1. Night Sky
      #7b8993
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Stormy Seas
      #5c7f8a
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  71. KILZ

    1. Yacht Club / D731
      #598fa4
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Totally Scientific / D711
      #7c95a0
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  72. Coronado Paint

    1. 8271 - Tuckers Toy
      #6a808e
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 8264 - Mirador
      #6f8089
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  73. Humbrol

    1. 87 Steel Grey
      #7b9095
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  74. Alcro

    1. Sal
      #7a898e
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Kyla
      #7194a8
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  75. Homebase

    1. Mountain Rain
      #5c909a
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  76. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3224T Wesley Blue
      #6d97a8
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 3244T Gray Knight
      #808f95
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  77. Chrysler

    1. Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Capri Blue
      #7195aa
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  78. Little Greene

    1. Carnival
      #7095a9
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  79. Sanderson

    1. Turkish Blue
      #7c8891
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  80. Tollens

    1. Bleu orage
      #7293a8
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  81. Volvo

    1. Aqua / VW-079
      #538396
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  82. Laura Ashley

    1. 4-2 Teal
      #518497
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  83. Farrow & Ball

    1. Stone Blue / 86
      #759194
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  84. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1920
      #6e7f87
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  85. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 24.3%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6982552
Binary
01101010, 10001011, 10011000
Hexadecimal
#6a8b98
LRV
≈ 23.8%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.055
RGB
rgb(106, 139, 152)
RGBA
rgba(106, 139, 152, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.350, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 49.104%, blue: 59.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9794664 / 0xff6a8b98
HSL
hsl(197, 18%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 18%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.957), saturation: 30% (0.303), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 196.957, saturation: 30.263%, perceived brightness: 51.632%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.347, S: 41.986, L: 55.882
Cubehelix
H: -169.745, S: 0.264, L: 0.512
TSL
T: -1.828, S: 0.092, L: 0.512
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.303), magenta: 9% (0.086), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 40% (0.404)
XYZ
X: 20.842, Y: 23.795, Z: 33.194
xyY
x: 0.268, y: 0.306, Y: 23.795
CIELab
L: 55.882, a: -8.326, b: -10.671
CIELuv
L: 55.882, u: -16.849, v: -14.313
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.882, C: 13.535, H: 232.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.882, C: 22.108, H: 220.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.781, a: -9.099, b: -6.200
CIECAM02
J: 44.989, C: 22.156, h: 223.165, Q: 132.149, M: 19.375, s: 38.290, H: 283.113
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.816, green: 1.945
LMS
L: 20.105, M: 25.931, S: 33.030
YCbCr
Y: 128.194, Cb: 138.591, Cr: 112.590
YCoCg
Y: 134.000, Cg: 5.000, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 130.615, Db: 32.179, Dr: 46.810
YPbPr
Y: 132.907, Pb: 10.295, Pr: -17.098
xvYCC
Y: 130.144, Cb: 137.043, Cr: 112.981
YIQ
Y: 130.615, I: -23.835, Q: -2.933
YUV
Y: 130.615, U: 10.525, V: -21.595
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/4 ΔE = 3.070
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 6.478

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