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#6aa9b8 Hex Color Code

#6aa9b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aa9b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6aa9b8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 66.27% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6aa9b8 has a hue of 192° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.64 nm.

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#6aa9b8 linear gradient to complementary #b77b6b

  1. #6aa9b8
  2. #7ea2ab
  3. #8e9a9e
  4. #9b9391
  5. #a68b84
  6. #af8378
  7. #b77b6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b8b99
  2. #5595a3
  3. #609fae
  4. #6aa9b8
  5. #74b3c2
  6. #7fbecd
  7. #89c8d8

Tones

  1. #6aa9b8
  2. #73a5b1
  3. #7aa1ab
  4. #819da4
  5. #87999e
  6. #8c9597
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6aa9b8 to white

  1. #6aa9b8
  2. #84b7c4
  3. #9dc5cf
  4. #b6d3db
  5. #cee2e7
  6. #e7f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#6aa9b8 to black

  1. #6aa9b8
  2. #588b97
  3. #476d77
  4. #375158
  5. #27373b
  6. #171f20
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 0.371 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5daec3
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1184T Sensitive Blue
      #63acbe
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ 3184T Summer Storm
      #6ba5b0
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue
      #59a6b4
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Spa Day / CSP-635
      #5fa4b2
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  19. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  20. Glidden

    1. Deepest Aqua / 30BG 33/207
      #68a2b2
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  23. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  24. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7702 UP
      #60a9bf
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 2219 C
      #5da3b2
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  26. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  27. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  28. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Sea Breeze / T12 45.F6
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Finger Lakes 30BG 39/258
      #58abb9
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Smoky Mountain Spring R177C
      #66a1ae
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

#6aa9b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aa9b8 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #6aa9b8">…</p>

#6aa9b8 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6aa9b8">…</p>

#6aa9b8 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6aa9b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6990264
Binary
01101010, 10101001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6aa9b8
LRV
≈ 34.9%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 0.851
RGB
rgb(106, 169, 184)
RGBA
rgba(106, 169, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.368, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.552%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9786952 / 0xff6aa9b8
HSL
hsl(192, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (191.538), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 191.538, saturation: 42.391%, perceived brightness: 60.733%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.849, S: 60.666, L: 65.670
Cubehelix
H: -176.072, S: 0.477, L: 0.595
TSL
T: -1.702, S: 0.145, L: 0.596
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.424), magenta: 8% (0.082), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 28.780, Y: 34.899, Z: 50.558
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.305, Y: 34.899
CIELab
L: 65.670, a: -16.270, b: -14.062
CIELuv
L: 65.670, u: -29.282, v: -18.906
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.670, C: 21.504, H: 220.837
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.670, C: 34.855, H: 212.849
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.075, a: -16.419, b: -9.389
CIECAM02
J: 55.109, C: 32.294, h: 215.503, Q: 146.258, M: 28.240, s: 43.942, H: 273.630
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.118, jaune: -2.334, green: 3.370
LMS
L: 27.872, M: 39.299, S: 50.279
YCbCr
Y: 146.450, Cb: 143.909, Cr: 99.278
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 151.873, Db: 48.345, Dr: 87.234
YPbPr
Y: 156.661, Pb: 14.745, Pr: -32.190
xvYCC
Y: 150.544, Cb: 140.952, Cr: 99.723
YIQ
Y: 151.873, I: -42.349, Q: -8.655
YUV
Y: 151.873, U: 15.811, V: -40.245
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 1.920
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.499

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