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#6aa9b6 Hex Color Code

#6aa9b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aa9b6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6aa9b6 is comprised of 41.57% red, 66.27% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6aa9b6 has a hue of 190° (degrees), 34% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.16 nm.

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#6aa9b6 linear gradient to complementary #b6786a

  1. #6aa9b6
  2. #7ea1a9
  3. #8e9a9c
  4. #9a928f
  5. #a58983
  6. #ae8176
  7. #b6786a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b8b97
  2. #5595a1
  3. #609fac
  4. #6aa9b6
  5. #74b3c0
  6. #7fbecb
  7. #89c8d6

Tones

  1. #6aa9b6
  2. #72a5b0
  3. #7aa1a9
  4. #809da3
  5. #86989d
  6. #8b9496
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6aa9b6 to white

  1. #6aa9b6
  2. #84b7c2
  3. #9dc5ce
  4. #b6d3da
  5. #cee2e6
  6. #e7f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#6aa9b6 to black

  1. #6aa9b6
  2. #588b95
  3. #476d75
  4. #375157
  5. #27373b
  6. #171f20
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
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      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
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      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
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#6aa9b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aa9b6 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6aa9b6">…</p>

#6aa9b6 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6aa9b6">…</p>

#6aa9b6 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6990262
Binary
01101010, 10101001, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6aa9b6
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 1.543
RGB
rgb(106, 169, 182)
RGBA
rgba(106, 169, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.370, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.551%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9786954 / 0xff6aa9b6
HSL
hsl(190, 34%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 34%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (190.263), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 190.263, saturation: 41.758%, perceived brightness: 60.627%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.423, S: 60.399, L: 65.605
Cubehelix
H: -177.510, S: 0.468, L: 0.594
TSL
T: -1.675, S: 0.145, L: 0.595
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 7% (0.071), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 28.572, Y: 34.815, Z: 49.461
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.309, Y: 34.815
CIELab
L: 65.605, a: -16.801, b: -13.046
CIELuv
L: 65.605, u: -29.322, v: -17.219
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.605, C: 21.271, H: 217.830
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.605, C: 34.003, H: 210.423
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.005, a: -16.822, b: -8.397
CIECAM02
J: 55.040, C: 31.791, h: 213.451, Q: 146.166, M: 27.800, s: 43.612, H: 271.031
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.112, jaune: -2.159, green: 3.400
LMS
L: 27.862, M: 39.298, S: 49.199
YCbCr
Y: 146.254, Cb: 143.031, Cr: 99.420
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 151.645, Db: 45.679, Dr: 86.800
YPbPr
Y: 156.517, Pb: 13.745, Pr: -32.098
xvYCC
Y: 150.420, Cb: 140.074, Cr: 99.804
YIQ
Y: 151.645, I: -41.707, Q: -9.277
YUV
Y: 151.645, U: 14.939, V: -40.045
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.573
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.117

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