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#6b879b Hex Color Code

#6b879b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b879b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b879b is comprised of 41.96% red, 52.94% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6b879b has a hue of 205° (degrees), 19% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.74 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6b879b linear gradient to complementary #97836f

  1. #6b879b
  2. #748694
  3. #7d868c
  4. #848585
  5. #8b847e
  6. #918476
  7. #97836f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #536f82
  2. #5b778a
  3. #637f93
  4. #6b879b
  5. #738fa3
  6. #7b98ac
  7. #84a0b5

Tints and Shades

#6b879b to white

  1. #6b879b
  2. #839aab
  3. #9badbb
  4. #b4c1cc
  5. #ccd5dd
  6. #e6eaee
  7. #ffffff

#6b879b to black

  1. #6b879b
  2. #596f7f
  3. #475865
  4. #36424b
  5. #262e33
  6. #171a1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 0.552 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Pow-wow
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Buckland Blue / HC-151
      #628798
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #68839a
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #63849f
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Benton Harbor / 90BG 22/141
      #698297
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. ★ Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  18. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  24. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  25. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  26. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  30. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  31. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  35. KILZ

    1. Swedish Blue / C762
      #648195
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  37. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  38. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Granite Falls / 452-5
      #618396
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  42. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  43. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5415 CP
      #5f849c
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 7698 UP
      #5f8298
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  44. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  45. Sikkens

    1. T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  46. Volkswagen

    1. Niagara Blue
      #5e849d
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  47. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  48. Behr

    1. 550F-5 Winter Lake
      #608395
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 24.7%

#6b879b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b879b foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6b879b">…</p>

#6b879b background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b879b">…</p>

#6b879b shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b879b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047067
Binary
01101011, 10000111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6b879b
LRV
≈ 22.8%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.271
RGB
rgb(107, 135, 155)
RGBA
rgba(107, 135, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.270, g: 0.340, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.489%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9730149 / 0xff6b879b
HSL
hsl(205, 19%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 19%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.000), saturation: 31% (0.310), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 205.000, saturation: 30.968%, perceived brightness: 50.920%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.162, S: 39.363, L: 54.886
Cubehelix
H: -159.945, S: 0.272, L: 0.505
TSL
T: -2.053, S: 0.086, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 13% (0.129), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 20.642, Y: 22.819, Z: 34.321
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.293, Y: 22.819
CIELab
L: 54.886, a: -4.999, b: -13.895
CIELuv
L: 54.886, u: -14.710, v: -19.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.886, C: 14.767, H: 250.214
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.886, C: 24.534, H: 233.162
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.770, a: -6.464, b: -9.159
CIECAM02
J: 44.027, C: 23.273, h: 235.905, Q: 130.728, M: 20.352, s: 39.456, H: 298.145
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.148, jaune: -2.387, green: 1.570
LMS
L: 19.356, M: 24.422, S: 34.123
YCbCr
Y: 126.729, Cb: 140.924, Cr: 114.288
YCgCo
Y: 133.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 128.908, Db: 39.260, Dr: 41.664
YPbPr
Y: 130.476, Pb: 13.220, Pr: -14.920
xvYCC
Y: 128.056, Cb: 139.613, Cr: 114.894
YIQ
Y: 128.908, I: -23.105, Q: 0.302
YUV
Y: 128.908, U: 12.841, V: -19.220
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 3.497
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 9.090

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