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#6aafd8 Hex Color Code

#6aafd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6aafd8 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6aafd8 is comprised of 41.57% red, 68.63% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #6aafd8 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 59% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.68 nm.

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#6aafd8 linear gradient to complementary #cba077

  1. #6aafd8
  2. #84adc8
  3. #98aab8
  4. #a8a8a8
  5. #b5a597
  6. #c1a387
  7. #cba077

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #478fb7
  2. #539ac2
  3. #5fa4cd
  4. #6aafd8
  5. #75bae3
  6. #81c5ef
  7. #8cd0fa

Tones

  1. #6aafd8
  2. #77adcf
  3. #82aac6
  4. #8ba8bc
  5. #93a6b3
  6. #9ba3aa
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6aafd8 to white

  1. #6aafd8
  2. #86bcdf
  3. #a0c9e5
  4. #b9d6ec
  5. #d1e4f2
  6. #e8f1f9
  7. #ffffff

#6aafd8 to black

  1. #6aafd8
  2. #598fb0
  3. #48718a
  4. #385466
  5. #283944
  6. #181f24
  7. #000000

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#6aafd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6aafd8 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #6aafd8">…</p>

#6aafd8 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6aafd8">…</p>

#6aafd8 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6aafd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6991832
Binary
01101010, 10101111, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#6aafd8
LRV
≈ 38.7%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.891
RGB
rgb(106, 175, 216)
RGBA
rgba(106, 175, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.352, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.416%, yellow: 0.582%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9785384 / 0xff6aafd8
HSL
hsl(202, 59%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 59%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.364), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 202.364, saturation: 50.926%, perceived brightness: 64.025%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.375, S: 66.473, L: 68.518
Cubehelix
H: -163.185, S: 0.664, L: 0.623
TSL
T: -1.974, S: 0.163, L: 0.624
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.509), magenta: 19% (0.190), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 33.664, Y: 38.679, Z: 70.644
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.271, Y: 38.679
CIELab
L: 68.518, a: -10.540, b: -27.421
CIELuv
L: 68.518, u: -30.976, v: -41.671
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.518, C: 29.377, H: 248.974
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.518, C: 51.923, H: 233.375
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.193, a: -12.218, b: -23.812
CIECAM02
J: 58.189, C: 41.925, h: 233.798, Q: 150.290, M: 36.663, s: 49.391, H: 295.720
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -4.658, green: 3.283
LMS
L: 29.813, M: 42.403, S: 70.099
YCbCr
Y: 152.610, Cb: 156.211, Cr: 94.798
YCgCo
Y: 168.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 159.043, Db: 85.703, Dr: 100.874
YPbPr
Y: 163.255, Pb: 28.435, Pr: -36.386
xvYCC
Y: 156.207, Cb: 152.978, Cr: 96.037
YIQ
Y: 159.043, I: -54.276, Q: -1.834
YUV
Y: 159.043, U: 28.030, V: -46.535
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.950
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.248

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