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#6a8eac Hex Color Code

#6a8eac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a8eac is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a8eac is comprised of 41.57% red, 55.69% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #6a8eac has a hue of 207° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.52 nm.

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#6a8eac linear gradient to complementary #a58d71

  1. #6a8eac
  2. #778ea2
  3. #838e98
  4. #8d8d8f
  5. #968d85
  6. #9e8d7b
  7. #a58d71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #507491
  2. #597d9a
  3. #6185a3
  4. #6a8eac
  5. #7397b5
  6. #7ca0be
  7. #85a9c8

Tones

  1. #6a8eac
  2. #718da6
  3. #778da1
  4. #7d8c9b
  5. #828c96
  6. #878b90
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#6a8eac to white

  1. #6a8eac
  2. #83a0b9
  3. #9cb2c7
  4. #b4c5d5
  5. #cdd8e3
  6. #e6ebf1
  7. #ffffff

#6a8eac to black

  1. #6a8eac
  2. #58758d
  3. #475d6f
  4. #364653
  5. #263038
  6. #171b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 0.485 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. ★ Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dream Spiral / 30BB 27/236
      #7091af
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-4 U
      #6890ac
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 646 UP
      #768fa9
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  12. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  13. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Atlantic Surf 3
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. ★ Mediterranean Blue / 30BB 27/236
      #6c92b4
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. ★ 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  25. Behr

    1. 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Breeze PIC-27
      #6b94b6
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  26. Ford

    1. Silver Blue
      #7591aa
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Blue Spell / T12 43.F6
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #7692ae
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  30. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  31. Duron

    1. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  33. Glidden

    1. Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  35. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  36. Bristol

    1. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blue Spell / P114-C5
      #5a8bad
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  37. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  40. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  41. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 22.5%

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#6a8eac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a8eac foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6a8eac">…</p>

#6a8eac background

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #6a8eac">…</p>

#6a8eac shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a8eac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6983340
Binary
01101010, 10001110, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#6a8eac
LRV
≈ 25.4%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.700
RGB
rgb(106, 142, 172)
RGBA
rgba(106, 142, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.338, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.507%, blue: 0.675%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9793876 / 0xff6a8eac
HSL
hsl(207, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.273), saturation: 38% (0.384), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 207.273, saturation: 38.372%, perceived brightness: 53.438%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.814, S: 47.946, L: 57.451
Cubehelix
H: -157.152, S: 0.375, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -2.125, S: 0.109, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.384), magenta: 17% (0.174), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 23.061, Y: 25.387, Z: 42.707
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.279, Y: 25.387
CIELab
L: 57.451, a: -4.747, b: -19.761
CIELuv
L: 57.451, u: -18.259, v: -29.011
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.451, C: 20.323, H: 256.493
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.451, C: 34.279, H: 237.814
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.386, a: -6.479, b: -14.984
CIECAM02
J: 46.543, C: 29.963, h: 240.050, Q: 134.412, M: 26.202, s: 44.152, H: 301.185
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -3.389, green: 1.862
LMS
L: 20.870, M: 27.130, S: 42.412
YCbCr
Y: 131.666, Cb: 146.498, Cr: 110.066
YCgCo
Y: 140.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 134.656, Db: 56.190, Dr: 54.498
YPbPr
Y: 136.492, Pb: 19.140, Pr: -19.380
xvYCC
Y: 133.223, Cb: 144.813, Cr: 110.976
YIQ
Y: 134.656, I: -31.084, Q: 1.722
YUV
Y: 134.656, U: 18.378, V: -25.140
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.855
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.565

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