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#6a9bbb Hex Color Code

#6a9bbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a9bbb is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6a9bbb is comprised of 41.57% red, 60.78% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6a9bbb has a hue of 204° (degrees), 37% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.6 nm.

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#6a9bbb linear gradient to complementary #b29273

  1. #6a9bbb
  2. #7b9aaf
  3. #8a98a3
  4. #969797
  5. #a0958b
  6. #aa947f
  7. #b29273

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d7f9e
  2. #5788a7
  3. #6092b1
  4. #6a9bbb
  5. #74a5c5
  6. #7daecf
  7. #87b8d9

Tones

  1. #6a9bbb
  2. #739ab4
  3. #7b98ae
  4. #8297a7
  5. #8896a0
  6. #8e949a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6a9bbb to white

  1. #6a9bbb
  2. #84abc6
  3. #9dbbd1
  4. #b6ccdd
  5. #cedde8
  6. #e7eef3
  7. #ffffff

#6a9bbb to black

  1. #6a9bbb
  2. #587f99
  3. #476578
  4. #374b59
  5. #27333c
  6. #171d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cornwall Blue X76R162C
      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Carolina Blue R174C
      #799cb4
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Bahama Blue NEKB-42
      #5e95b7
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Venetian Crystal 5
      #629dc2
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. CF10687
      #5b95b6
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Spirited Flight
      #5b98ba
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6599b5
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. ★ Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  18. KILZ

    1. ★ Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7343 - Birds Egg Blue
      #5b99ba
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  23. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2148 U
      #7196b5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. 7454 U
      #7599bb
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  28. Bristol

    1. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  32. Ford

    1. Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5808 - Lake Lucerne
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Berger

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  39. Scib Paints

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  40. Caparol

    1. 72 7 218 / Aquamarin 30
      #6c98b0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 27.8%

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#6a9bbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a9bbb foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6a9bbb">…</p>

#6a9bbb background

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

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #6a9bbb">…</p>

#6a9bbb shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a9bbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6986683
Binary
01101010, 10011011, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#6a9bbb
LRV
≈ 30.1%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 1.012
RGB
rgb(106, 155, 187)
RGBA
rgba(106, 155, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.346, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.535%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9790533 / 0xff6a9bbb
HSL
hsl(204, 37%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 37%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.704), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 203.704, saturation: 43.316%, perceived brightness: 57.433%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.708, S: 56.204, L: 61.734
Cubehelix
H: -161.539, S: 0.466, L: 0.564
TSL
T: -2.013, S: 0.131, L: 0.565
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 26.632, Y: 30.093, Z: 51.409
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.278, Y: 30.093
CIELab
L: 61.734, a: -7.879, b: -21.712
CIELuv
L: 61.734, u: -23.556, v: -32.077
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.734, C: 23.097, H: 250.055
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.734, C: 39.798, H: 233.708
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.857, a: -9.342, b: -17.164
CIECAM02
J: 50.924, C: 34.087, h: 235.066, Q: 140.596, M: 29.809, s: 46.045, H: 297.183
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.176, jaune: -3.697, green: 2.486
LMS
L: 24.095, M: 32.658, S: 51.045
YCbCr
Y: 139.688, Cb: 149.300, Cr: 104.217
YCgCo
Y: 150.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 143.997, Db: 64.706, Dr: 72.261
YPbPr
Y: 146.867, Pb: 21.635, Pr: -25.972
xvYCC
Y: 142.133, Cb: 147.005, Cr: 105.185
YIQ
Y: 143.997, I: -39.471, Q: -0.405
YUV
Y: 143.997, U: 21.163, V: -33.335
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.279
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 5.879

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