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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

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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 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7475 U
      #6b8b8d
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 17-5110 TPG
      #6d8886
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Blue Echo / AF-505
      #6f898e
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Fall's River
      #608589
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. ★ Jewelled Creek 2
      #62868b
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Thundercloud / 365
      #698589
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5774 - Burrard Inlet
      #698589
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #72898c
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Adriatic Turquoise
      #63888e
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  10. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Greenaire / T76-7
      #67868c
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll Atc-61
      #738a8b
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delft Blue 24-21
      #748a8d
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Wetherburn's Pale Blue CW622
      #77898b
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Tropical PIC-32
      #688489
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. British Blue PPPF-19
      #6c8387
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5401
      #6e8e93
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6157-52 Baie-Comeau Granite
      #74898b
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wedgewood 30BG 27/087
      #748b8f
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Lake Shore 90GG 27/102
      #708c8a
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll / ATC-61
      #738a8f
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10660
      #6d8488
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  22. Sikkens

    1. Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  23. Resene

    1. Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  24. Brillux

    1. 72.09.21
      #60868b
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Braises de nuit
      #6d8386
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Dragon de l'empereur
      #738688
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5010-B30G
      #75888a
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  28. Olympic

    1. Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Great Pacific / NP N 2015 T
      #76888a
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  30. Ford

    1. Light Gray
      #728589
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Mercer Blue
      #778b8f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  32. Ralph Lauren

    1. Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  33. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #618389
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 20.6%

#6b898c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b898c foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6b898c">…</p>

#6b898c background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6b898c">…</p>

#6b898c shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<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
LRV
≈ 22.9%
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: 0.420%, yellow: 0.481%, blue: 0.549%
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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