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#6a99bc Hex Color Code

#6a99bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a99bc is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a99bc is comprised of 41.57% red, 60% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6a99bc has a hue of 206° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.85 nm.

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#6a99bc linear gradient to complementary #b29674

  1. #6a99bc
  2. #7b98b0
  3. #8998a4
  4. #969798
  5. #a0978c
  6. #aa9680
  7. #b29674

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d7d9f
  2. #5786a9
  3. #6090b2
  4. #6a99bc
  5. #74a2c6
  6. #7dacd0
  7. #87b6da

Tones

  1. #6a99bc
  2. #7398b5
  3. #7b97ae
  4. #8296a7
  5. #8895a1
  6. #8e949a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6a99bc to white

  1. #6a99bc
  2. #84a9c7
  3. #9dbad2
  4. #b6cbdd
  5. #cedce8
  6. #e7edf4
  7. #ffffff

#6a99bc to black

  1. #6a99bc
  2. #587e9a
  3. #476379
  4. #374a5a
  5. #27333c
  6. #171d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2148 XGC
      #6e99ba
      ΔE = 0.716 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ P 113-12 U
      #6a97b7
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 0.787 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ Blue Monet / T69-6
      #5e99bf
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Cornwall Blue X76R162C
      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Spirited Flight
      #5b98ba
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. T2014-5
      #5998c3
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3030-R80B
      #7797b7
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. ★ Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Mediterranean Blue / 30BB 27/236
      #6c92b4
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Jacob's Room / 33BB 32/308
      #6f9dc5
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  20. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cashmere Blue
      #5f96bf
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  25. Glidden

    1. Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  29. Bristol

    1. Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  30. Sto

    1. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  31. Caparol

    1. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  34. Ford

    1. Light Crystal Blue
      #7695b4
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5214T Brewster Blue
      #7b9cbb
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 31.6%

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#6a99bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a99bc foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6a99bc">…</p>

#6a99bc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6a99bc">…</p>

#6a99bc shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a99bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6986172
Binary
01101010, 10011001, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6a99bc
LRV
≈ 29.5%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 0.989
RGB
rgb(106, 153, 188)
RGBA
rgba(106, 153, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.342, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.533%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9791044 / 0xff6a99bc
HSL
hsl(206, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.610), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 205.610, saturation: 43.617%, perceived brightness: 57.004%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.566, S: 55.634, L: 61.199
Cubehelix
H: -159.195, S: 0.471, L: 0.560
TSL
T: -2.072, S: 0.130, L: 0.561
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.436), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 26.409, Y: 29.476, Z: 51.865
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.274, Y: 29.476
CIELab
L: 61.199, a: -6.487, b: -23.093
CIELuv
L: 61.199, u: -22.745, v: -34.450
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.199, C: 23.987, H: 254.310
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.199, C: 41.281, H: 236.566
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.292, a: -8.182, b: -18.636
CIECAM02
J: 50.364, C: 34.777, h: 238.021, Q: 139.821, M: 30.412, s: 46.638, H: 300.230
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -3.946, green: 2.351
LMS
L: 23.592, M: 31.770, S: 51.484
YCbCr
Y: 138.778, Cb: 150.321, Cr: 104.882
YCgCo
Y: 150.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 142.937, Db: 67.805, Dr: 70.246
YPbPr
Y: 145.509, Pb: 22.905, Pr: -25.110
xvYCC
Y: 140.967, Cb: 148.120, Cr: 105.943
YIQ
Y: 142.937, I: -39.243, Q: 0.951
YUV
Y: 142.937, U: 22.177, V: -32.405
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.264
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.597

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