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#6aa6cc Hex Color Code

#6aa6cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aa6cc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6aa6cc is comprised of 41.57% red, 65.1% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #6aa6cc has a hue of 203° (degrees), 49% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.5 nm.

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#6aa6cc linear gradient to complementary #c09b76

  1. #6aa6cc
  2. #80a4be
  3. #91a2af
  4. #a0a1a1
  5. #ac9f93
  6. #b69d84
  7. #c09b76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a88ac
  2. #5592b7
  3. #5f9cc1
  4. #6aa6cc
  5. #75b0d7
  6. #7fbbe1
  7. #8ac5ec

Tones

  1. #6aa6cc
  2. #75a4c4
  3. #7fa2bc
  4. #87a0b3
  5. #8e9fab
  6. #959da3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6aa6cc to White

  1. #6aa6cc
  2. #85b4d4
  3. #9fc3dd
  4. #b7d2e5
  5. #cfe1ee
  6. #e7f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#6aa6cc to Black

  1. #6aa6cc
  2. #5988a7
  3. #486b83
  4. #375061
  5. #273641
  6. #181e23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 0.828
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 0.836
    2. 63.18.18
      #5aa5d3
      ΔE = 2.461
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Orbit Blue
      #6fa8cd
      ΔE = 0.938
    2. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.027
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 1.309
    2. ★ Boudoir Blue / T10 43B-2
      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 1.910
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 1.313
    2. 41/07
      #5ca8d8
      ΔE = 2.869
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 1.357
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 2.708
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 1.540
    2. Serene Sea 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.659
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 1.540
    2. Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.659
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.569
    2. ★ Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 1.684
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.569
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.569
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.596
    2. 6053
      #59a2ce
      ΔE = 2.606
  13. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 1.675
    2. ★ 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 2.055
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 1.736
    2. ★ 31-d4
      #70a2c4
      ΔE = 1.813
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 1.763
    2. 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 2.519
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 1.999
    2. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.329
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.042
    2. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.689
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.046
    2. S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 2.575
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.126
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.881
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.126
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.304
  22. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.367
  23. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.367
    2. Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 2.820
  24. Tollens

    1. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.468
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.480
    2. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.726
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.508
  27. Dulux

    1. Venetian Crystal 5
      #689fc3
      ΔE = 2.531
    2. Royal Regatta 5
      #65a2cf
      ΔE = 2.742
  28. Disney

    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.742
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.750
    2. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.808
  30. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.774
    2. Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 2.868
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.836
  32. Behr

    1. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.854
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 2.866
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.869
  35. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.881
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.885
    2. Blue Belle / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 2.946
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.925
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 2.950
  39. Little Greene

    1. Beach Hut
      #53a8d1
      ΔE = 2.957

#6aa6cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aa6cc foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6aa6cc">…</p>

#6aa6cc background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6aa6cc">…</p>

#6aa6cc shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6aa6cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6989516
Binary
01101010, 10100110, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#6aa6cc
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.295
RGB
rgb(106, 166, 204)
RGBA
rgba(106, 166, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.223, g: 0.349, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 56.163%, blue: 80.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9787700 / 0xff6aa6cc
HSL
hsl(203, 49%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 49%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.265), saturation: 48% (0.480), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 203.265, saturation: 48.039, perceived brightness: 61.105
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.092, S: 62.457, L: 65.510
Cubehelix
H: -162.078, S: 0.577, L: 0.597
TSL
T: -2.000, S: 0.150, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.480), magenta: 19 (0.186), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.584), magenta: 35 (0.349), yellow: 20 (0.200)
XYZ
X: 30.475, Y: 34.694, Z: 62.206
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.272, Y: 34.694
CIELab
L: 65.510, a: -9.114, b: -25.420
CIELuv
L: 65.510, u: -27.721, v: -38.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.510, C: 27.004, H: 250.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.510, C: 47.266, H: 234.092
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.902, a: -10.723, b: -21.385
CIECAM02
J: 54.917, C: 38.914, h: 234.878, Q: 146.003, M: 34.030, s: 48.278, H: 296.966
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.188, jaune: -4.324, green: 2.923
LMS
L: 27.135, M: 37.830, S: 61.736
YCbCr
Y: 146.898, Cb: 153.562, Cr: 98.962
YCgCo
Y: 160.500, Cg: 5.500, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 152.392, Db: 77.654, Dr: 88.226
YPbPr
Y: 155.956, Pb: 25.900, Pr: -31.748
xvYCC
Y: 149.939, Cb: 150.751, Cr: 100.112
YIQ
Y: 152.392, I: -47.951, Q: -0.864
YUV
Y: 152.392, U: 25.397, V: -40.700
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.113
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.680

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