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#6aa8b1 Hex Color Code

#6aa8b1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aa8b1 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6aa8b1 is comprised of 41.57% red, 65.88% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #6aa8b1 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 31% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.3 nm.

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#6aa8b1 linear gradient to complementary #b27269

  1. #6aa8b1
  2. #7da0a5
  3. #8c9798
  4. #988e8c
  5. #a28580
  6. #ab7c75
  7. #b27269

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c8a93
  2. #56949d
  3. #609ea7
  4. #6aa8b1
  5. #74b2bb
  6. #7ebdc6
  7. #89c7d0

Tones

  1. #6aa8b1
  2. #72a4ab
  3. #799fa5
  4. #7f9b9f
  5. #85979a
  6. #8a9294
  7. #8e8e8e

Tints and Shades

#6aa8b1 to White

  1. #6aa8b1
  2. #84b6be
  3. #9dc4ca
  4. #b6d3d7
  5. #cee1e4
  6. #e6f0f2
  7. #ffffff

#6aa8b1 to Black

  1. #6aa8b1
  2. #588a91
  3. #476d72
  4. #375155
  5. #273739
  6. #171e20
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.722
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      ΔE = 2.423
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      ΔE = 2.714
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#6aa8b1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aa8b1 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6aa8b1">…</p>

#6aa8b1 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6aa8b1">…</p>

#6aa8b1 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6aa8b1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6990001
Binary
01101010, 10101000, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#6aa8b1
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.221
RGB
rgb(106, 168, 177)
RGBA
rgba(106, 168, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.373, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 41.569%, yellow: 54.548%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9787215 / 0xff6aa8b1
HSL
hsl(188, 31%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 31%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.606), saturation: 40% (0.401), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 187.606, saturation: 40.113, perceived brightness: 60.115
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.392, S: 59.381, L: 65.154
Cubehelix
H: -180.434, S: 0.443, L: 0.590
TSL
T: -1.622, S: 0.142, L: 0.590
CMYK
cyan: 40 (0.401), magenta: 5 (0.051), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 31 (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.584), magenta: 34 (0.341), yellow: 31 (0.306)
XYZ
X: 27.879, Y: 34.242, Z: 46.727
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.315, Y: 34.242
CIELab
L: 65.154, a: -17.588, b: -10.936
CIELuv
L: 65.154, u: -29.009, v: -13.770
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.154, C: 20.710, H: 211.873
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.154, C: 32.111, H: 205.392
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.517, a: -17.360, b: -6.383
CIECAM02
J: 54.556, C: 30.576, h: 209.285, Q: 145.523, M: 26.738, s: 42.864, H: 265.675
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.100, jaune: -1.799, green: 3.417
LMS
L: 27.552, M: 38.795, S: 46.500
YCbCr
Y: 145.260, Cb: 141.127, Cr: 100.143
YCgCo
Y: 154.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.488, Db: 39.897, Dr: 84.599
YPbPr
Y: 155.442, Pb: 11.630, Pr: -31.414
xvYCC
Y: 149.497, Cb: 138.216, Cr: 100.405
YIQ
Y: 150.488, I: -39.826, Q: -10.310
YUV
Y: 150.488, U: 13.048, V: -39.030
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 2.460
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.506

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