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#6aa0c8 Hex Color Code

#6aa0c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aa0c8 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6aa0c8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 62.75% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #6aa0c8 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 46% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.69 nm.

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#6aa0c8 linear gradient to complementary #bb9d77

  1. #6aa0c8
  2. #7e9fbb
  3. #8e9fad
  4. #9c9ea0
  5. #a79e92
  6. #b29d85
  7. #bb9d77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b83a9
  2. #568db4
  3. #6096be
  4. #6aa0c8
  5. #74aad2
  6. #7eb4dd
  7. #89bee7

Tones

  1. #6aa0c8
  2. #749fc0
  3. #7e9eb8
  4. #869cb0
  5. #8d9ba9
  6. #939aa1
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6aa0c8 to white

  1. #6aa0c8
  2. #85afd1
  3. #9ebfda
  4. #b7cee3
  5. #cfdeed
  6. #e7eff6
  7. #ffffff

#6aa0c8 to black

  1. #6aa0c8
  2. #5983a3
  3. #486880
  4. #374d5f
  5. #273540
  6. #181d22
  7. #000000

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  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 0.439 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 0.443 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cascade Falls / T08 27-3
      #6ba1ca
      ΔE = 0.522 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Boudoir Blue / T10 43B-2
      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7688 UP
      #65a1cb
      ΔE = 0.818 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ P 113-4 U
      #6e9fc1
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 33-c2
      #6da2cf
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Stardust Blue
      #689dc7
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ Harbor Blue
      #69a0ce
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 63.18.18
      #5aa5d3
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  20. Behr

    1. Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 560B-5 Ocean Tropic
      #5ea0d1
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  24. Resene

    1. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  26. Caparol

    1. 80 15 240 / Pacific 150
      #60a4d4
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  28. Plascon

    1. Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Strata Blue
      #7ba2c6
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  32. Ford

    1. Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  33. Sikkens

    1. S9.35.56
      #53a1d0
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  35. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 35.7%

#6aa0c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aa0c8 foreground

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#6aa0c8 background

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#6aa0c8 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6987976
Binary
01101010, 10100000, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#6aa0c8
LRV
≈ 32.4%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 3.251
RGB
rgb(106, 160, 200)
RGBA
rgba(106, 160, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.343, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.550%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9789240 / 0xff6aa0c8
HSL
hsl(206, 46%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 46%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.532), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 205.532, saturation: 47.000%, perceived brightness: 59.405%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.192, S: 60.022, L: 63.651
Cubehelix
H: -159.291, S: 0.547, L: 0.581
TSL
T: -2.069, S: 0.143, L: 0.582
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.470), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 28.936, Y: 32.374, Z: 59.356
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.268, Y: 32.374
CIELab
L: 63.651, a: -6.961, b: -26.051
CIELuv
L: 63.651, u: -25.424, v: -39.438
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.651, C: 26.965, H: 255.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.651, C: 46.923, H: 237.192
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.898, a: -8.793, b: -22.023
CIECAM02
J: 52.929, C: 38.336, h: 238.233, Q: 143.337, M: 33.524, s: 48.362, H: 300.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -4.451, green: 2.624
LMS
L: 25.473, M: 34.957, S: 58.898
YCbCr
Y: 143.482, Cb: 153.552, Cr: 101.454
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 148.414, Db: 77.620, Dr: 80.662
YPbPr
Y: 151.378, Pb: 26.210, Pr: -28.840
xvYCC
Y: 146.007, Cb: 151.024, Cr: 102.666
YIQ
Y: 148.414, I: -45.019, Q: 1.027
YUV
Y: 148.414, U: 25.387, V: -37.210
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.009
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 6.586

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