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#6b8a89 Hex Color Code

#6b8a89 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8a89 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6b8a89 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.12% green and 53.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8a89 has a hue of 178° (degrees), 13% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.11 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6b8a89 linear gradient to complementary #896c6e

  1. #6b8a89
  2. #718584
  3. #778080
  4. #7c7b7b
  5. #817677
  6. #857172
  7. #896c6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537170
  2. #5b7a79
  3. #638281
  4. #6b8a89
  5. #739291
  6. #7b9b9a
  7. #84a3a2

Tints and Shades

#6b8a89 to white

  1. #6b8a89
  2. #839d9c
  3. #9bb0af
  4. #b3c3c2
  5. #ccd7d6
  6. #e5ebea
  7. #ffffff

#6b8a89 to black

  1. #6b8a89
  2. #597271
  3. #475a5a
  4. #364443
  5. #262f2e
  6. #171b1a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-5110 TCX
      #6a8988
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 17-5110 TPG
      #6d8886
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  2. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T44 Blue Gum
      #6a8a87
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD351-4
      #6d8d8b
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Fall's River / 10BG 21/141
      #628584
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Lake Shore 90GG 27/102
      #708c8a
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ 3975 Still Waters 90GG 28/133
      #688e8d
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 500F-6 Hallowed Hush
      #648888
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lost Atlantis
      #638b8a
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Fort Pierce Green / 712
      #70908f
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Always Smooth 24-23
      #638b89
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Undercover G62-026-193
      #648985
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Gumbo G65-023-189
      #718f8a
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Amazon Green / T12 48.E10
      #728885
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Bristol

    1. Amazon Green / P219-N5
      #728885
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Aspen Hush / 374
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. California Paints

    1. DE 5746 - Aspen Hush
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  16. Glidden

    1. Deep Ocean Teal / 90GG 23/142
      #628a8c
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Cool Cash / 30B-6
      #658984
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  18. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  19. Sikkens

    1. P0.10.50
      #748f8c
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. 2602
      #648c88
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 65 5 153 / Malachit 20
      #6c908c
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  21. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hosta Green C16
      #668481
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  22. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  23. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 5010-B50G
      #768a89
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 5010-B70G
      #748b86
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  24. Sico

    1. 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 6157-52 Baie-Comeau Granite
      #74898b
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  26. Dulux

    1. 10BG 21/141
      #608688
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Silver
      #72898c
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  28. Mylands of London

    1. Grove Green
      #6e8781
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 25.5%

#6b8a89 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8a89 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #6b8a89">…</p>

#6b8a89 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #6b8a89">…</p>

#6b8a89 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8a89">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047817
Binary
01101011, 10001010, 10001001
Hexadecimal
#6b8a89
LRV
≈ 23.1%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 1.223
RGB
rgb(107, 138, 137)
RGBA
rgba(107, 138, 137, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.280, g: 0.361, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.481%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729399 / 0xff6b8a89
HSL
hsl(178, 13%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(178, 13%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 178° (178.065), saturation: 22% (0.225), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 178.065, saturation: 22.464%, perceived brightness: 50.741%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 189.364, S: 36.876, L: 55.184
Cubehelix
H: -190.068, S: 0.196, L: 0.504
TSL
T: -1.459, S: 0.081, L: 0.504
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.225), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.007), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 46% (0.463)
XYZ
X: 19.666, Y: 23.108, Z: 27.086
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.331, Y: 23.108
CIELab
L: 55.184, a: -11.096, b: -3.054
CIELuv
L: 55.184, u: -15.835, v: -2.611
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.184, C: 11.508, H: 195.389
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.184, C: 16.049, H: 189.364
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.071, a: -11.099, b: 0.242
CIECAM02
J: 44.319, C: 17.633, h: 196.889, Q: 131.161, M: 15.420, s: 34.287, H: 249.077
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: -0.528, green: 2.067
LMS
L: 19.940, M: 25.554, S: 27.010
YCbCr
Y: 126.477, Cb: 132.149, Cr: 114.462
YCgCo
Y: 130.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 19.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.617, Db: 12.617, Dr: 41.106
YPbPr
Y: 131.325, Pb: 3.065, Pr: -15.454
xvYCC
Y: 128.785, Cb: 130.692, Cr: 114.425
YIQ
Y: 128.617, I: -18.146, Q: -6.866
YUV
Y: 128.617, U: 4.126, V: -18.965
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/2 ΔE = 2.735
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 13.880

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