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#6b898c Hex Color Code

#6b898c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b898c is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6b898c is comprised of 41.96% red, 53.73% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6b898c has a hue of 185° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.49 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#6b898c linear gradient to complementary #8b6f6c

  1. #6b898c
  2. #728587
  3. #788181
  4. #7d7c7c
  5. #827877
  6. #877371
  7. #8b6f6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537173
  2. #5b797c
  3. #638184
  4. #6b898c
  5. #739194
  6. #7b9a9d
  7. #84a2a5

Tints and Shades

#6b898c to White

  1. #6b898c
  2. #839c9e
  3. #9bafb1
  4. #b3c2c4
  5. #ccd6d7
  6. #e5eaeb
  7. #ffffff

#6b898c to Black

  1. #6b898c
  2. #597173
  3. #475a5b
  4. #364345
  5. #262e2f
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 0.596
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 1.097
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 1.165
    2. ★ Blue Echo / Af-505
      #6f898e
      ΔE = 1.530
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Jewelled Creek 2
      #688a8f
      ΔE = 1.221
    2. ★ 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.534
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.534
    2. Fall's River
      #608589
      ΔE = 2.513
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Thundercloud / 365
      #698589
      ΔE = 1.577
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5774 - Burrard Inlet
      #698589
      ΔE = 1.577
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #72898c
      ΔE = 1.707
    2. ★ Adriatic Turquoise
      #63888e
      ΔE = 2.071
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Greenaire / T76-7
      #67868c
      ΔE = 1.862
    2. Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 2.595
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll Atc-61
      #738a8b
      ΔE = 1.962
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delft Blue 24-21
      #748a8d
      ΔE = 2.101
    2. Wetherburn's Pale Blue CW622
      #77898b
      ΔE = 2.924
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Tropical PIC-32
      #688489
      ΔE = 2.115
    2. British Blue PPPF-19
      #6c8387
      ΔE = 2.566
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5401
      #6e8e93
      ΔE = 2.116
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 2.164
  15. Sico

    1. ★ 6157-52 Baie-Comeau Granite
      #74898b
      ΔE = 2.177
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wedgewood 30BG 27/087
      #748b8f
      ΔE = 2.216
    2. Lake Shore 90GG 27/102
      #708c8a
      ΔE = 2.735
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll / ATC-61
      #738a8f
      ΔE = 2.286
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10660
      #6d8488
      ΔE = 2.304
  19. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.358
  20. Sikkens

    1. Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.391
  21. Resene

    1. Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 2.466
  22. Brillux

    1. 72.09.21
      #60868b
      ΔE = 2.469
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Braises de nuit
      #6d8386
      ΔE = 2.588
    2. Dragon de l'empereur
      #738688
      ΔE = 2.601
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5010-B30G
      #75888a
      ΔE = 2.591
  25. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 2.706
  26. Olympic

    1. Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.793
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Great Pacific / NP N 2015 T
      #76888a
      ΔE = 2.839
  28. Ford

    1. Light Gray
      #728589
      ΔE = 2.856
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Mercer Blue
      #778b8f
      ΔE = 2.927
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.964
  31. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.966
  32. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #618389
      ΔE = 2.967

#6b898c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b898c foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b898c">…</p>

#6b898c background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #6b898c">…</p>

#6b898c 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 #6b898c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047564
Binary
01101011, 10001001, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6b898c
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 1.963
RGB
rgb(107, 137, 140)
RGBA
rgba(107, 137, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.357, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 48.123%, blue: 54.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729652 / 0xff6b898c
HSL
hsl(185, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 13%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.455), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 185.455, saturation: 23.571, perceived brightness: 50.640
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 200.463, S: 36.933, L: 54.979
Cubehelix
H: -182.723, S: 0.202, L: 0.503
TSL
T: -1.581, S: 0.080, L: 0.503
CMYK
cyan: 24 (0.236), magenta: 2 (0.021), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 45 (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 58 (0.580), magenta: 46 (0.463), yellow: 45 (0.451)
XYZ
X: 19.741, Y: 22.910, Z: 28.188
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.323, Y: 22.910
CIELab
L: 54.979, a: -9.838, b: -5.089
CIELuv
L: 54.979, u: -15.409, v: -5.750
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.979, C: 11.076, H: 207.350
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.979, C: 16.447, H: 200.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.864, a: -10.141, b: -1.412
CIECAM02
J: 44.120, C: 17.961, h: 205.943, Q: 130.866, M: 15.706, s: 34.644, H: 261.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.088, jaune: -0.873, green: 1.945
LMS
L: 19.731, M: 25.171, S: 28.091
YCbCr
Y: 126.267, Cb: 133.757, Cr: 114.617
YCgCo
Y: 130.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 128.372, Db: 17.499, Dr: 40.641
YPbPr
Y: 130.826, Pb: 4.950, Pr: -15.138
xvYCC
Y: 128.356, Cb: 132.348, Cr: 114.702
YIQ
Y: 128.372, I: -18.835, Q: -5.410
YUV
Y: 128.372, U: 5.723, V: -18.750
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/2 ΔE = 2.991
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 12.269

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