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#6a99a6 Hex Color Code

#6a99a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a99a6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6a99a6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 60% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6a99a6 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 25% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.29 nm.

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#6a99a6 linear gradient to complementary #a4796c

  1. #6a99a6
  2. #78949c
  3. #838f92
  4. #8d8989
  5. #96847f
  6. #9d7f75
  7. #a4796c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f7e8a
  2. #588793
  3. #61909d
  4. #6a99a6
  5. #73a2af
  6. #7dacb9
  7. #86b5c3

Tints and Shades

#6a99a6 to white

  1. #6a99a6
  2. #83a9b4
  3. #9cbac3
  4. #b4cbd2
  5. #cddce1
  6. #e6edf0
  7. #ffffff

#6a99a6 to black

  1. #6a99a6
  2. #587e88
  3. #47636b
  4. #364a50
  5. #263336
  6. #171d1e
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-d5
      #6c99a7
      ΔE = 0.700 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. ★ 26-d5
      #699ca7
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Oxford / T75-6
      #6d9ba7
      ΔE = 0.889 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ Kanimbla Blue / T10 47E-2
      #5d97a6
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7318-42 Cepheus
      #6c9caa
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Meetinghouse Blue
      #769cab
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blessed Blue / 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Green
      #6999a3
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Turino Turquoise
      #5c96a4
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Duckling 24-10
      #669aa5
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7415 - Wonderful World
      #6995a0
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Wonderful World
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  12. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Steel Mesh / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Jay
      #6d98a8
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Awash B69-031-226
      #739ca9
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 6 200 / Verona 80
      #749ca8
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Aqua Blue B56-4
      #5f99a6
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Maiden Voyage B55-4
      #5e94a5
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Jay / 70BG 28/169
      #7095a1
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. The Blues / 50BG 30/235
      #5d9ca9
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B10G
      #6d94a0
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Real Aqua
      #639dab
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Scrapbook Inkt
      #6794a5
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 549
      #6399ab
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5354
      #609cab
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Outpost Grey / P121-C5
      #6893a0
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Distant Blu / P122-C5
      #5d9cad
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  24. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 28/169
      #6d96a6
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11034
      #6793a1
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  26. Plascon

    1. Ocean Spirit B1-E2-2
      #6894a4
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Drifting Skies G7-E2-2
      #6c9ca4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-B10G
      #72959f
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3224T Wesley Blue
      #6d97a8
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  29. Graham & Brown

    1. Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Lithia
      #5b98a6
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  31. Behr

    1. Bay Blue C60-13
      #759aa2
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  32. Sto

    1. 35410
      #689aa2
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 35321
      #7798a6
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  33. California Paints

    1. Meetinghouse Blue
      #7099aa
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  34. Craig & Rose

    1. The Island
      #789aa5
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Lagoon
      #649fad
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Flood Tide
      #71969d
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  36. Earthborn

    1. Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  37. Brillux

    1. 69.09.18
      #779ba9
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  38. Ford

    1. Aquamarine
      #789ba8
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  39. Rodda Paint

    1. Meetinghouse Blue H46
      #769cab
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  40. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lakeshore - 6494
      #5b96a2
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  41. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.50
      #65919d
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. Brittany Inn 70BG 31/124
      #7695a0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. 4056 Blue Bayou 50BG 34/218
      #5e9eaf
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. Aqua Blue / 353-5
      #5c96a9
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aqua Blue 353-5
      #5c96a9
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 27.0%

#6a99a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a99a6 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #6a99a6">…</p>

#6a99a6 background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6a99a6">…</p>

#6a99a6 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a99a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6986150
Binary
01101010, 10011001, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6a99a6
LRV
≈ 28.6%
Closest short hex
#69a ΔE = 1.590
RGB
rgb(106, 153, 166)
RGBA
rgba(106, 153, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.360, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.519%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9791066 / 0xff6a99a6
HSL
hsl(193, 25%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 25%%, 53%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (193.000), saturation: 36% (0.361), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 193.000, saturation: 36.145%, perceived brightness: 55.794%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.517, S: 51.768, L: 60.426
Cubehelix
H: -174.398, S: 0.354, L: 0.550
TSL
T: -1.734, S: 0.118, L: 0.551
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.361), magenta: 8% (0.078), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 24.216, Y: 28.598, Z: 40.313
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.307, Y: 28.598
CIELab
L: 60.426, a: -12.447, b: -11.844
CIELuv
L: 60.426, u: -22.881, v: -15.735
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.426, C: 17.182, H: 223.578
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.426, C: 27.769, H: 214.517
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.477, a: -12.757, b: -7.261
CIECAM02
J: 49.579, C: 26.899, h: 217.380, Q: 138.727, M: 23.523, s: 41.178, H: 275.985
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.117, jaune: -1.985, green: 2.656
LMS
L: 23.484, M: 31.754, S: 40.105
YCbCr
Y: 136.622, Cb: 140.663, Cr: 106.444
YCgCo
Y: 144.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 140.429, Db: 38.479, Dr: 65.472
YPbPr
Y: 143.925, Pb: 11.905, Pr: -24.098
xvYCC
Y: 139.606, Cb: 138.458, Cr: 106.832
YIQ
Y: 140.429, I: -32.175, Q: -5.894
YUV
Y: 140.429, U: 12.585, V: -30.205
Munsell Color System
5B 6/4 ΔE = 3.122
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 8.454

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