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#6b8aa8 Hex Color Code

#6b8aa8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8aa8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8aa8 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.12% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8aa8 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 26% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.76 nm.

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#6b8aa8 linear gradient to complementary #a28e71

  1. #6b8aa8
  2. #778b9f
  3. #828b96
  4. #8b8c8d
  5. #938d84
  6. #9b8d7a
  7. #a28e71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52718e
  2. #5a7997
  3. #63829f
  4. #6b8aa8
  5. #7493b1
  6. #7c9bba
  7. #85a4c3

Tints and Shades

#6b8aa8 to white

  1. #6b8aa8
  2. #849db6
  3. #9cafc4
  4. #b4c3d3
  5. #cdd7e1
  6. #e6ebf0
  7. #ffffff

#6b8aa8 to black

  1. #6b8aa8
  2. #59728a
  3. #475a6d
  4. #374451
  5. #262e37
  6. #171b1e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 0.518 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4160 Dream Spiral 30BB 27/236
      #6289ae
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skymist Blue
      #6988a7
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2149 U
      #668aa9
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ P 110-13 U
      #6286a5
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  13. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rue Queen
      #758aa7
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  26. AMC

    1. Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  30. Plascon

    1. Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Dream Spiral / 30BB 27/236
      #7091af
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  33. Dulux

    1. Atlantic Surf 3
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  35. Ford

    1. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6c85a7
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  36. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 24.0%

#6b8aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8aa8 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b8aa8">…</p>

#6b8aa8 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b8aa8">…</p>

#6b8aa8 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8aa8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047848
Binary
01101011, 10001010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#6b8aa8
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.499
RGB
rgb(107, 138, 168)
RGBA
rgba(107, 138, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.334, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.500%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729368 / 0xff6b8aa8
HSL
hsl(210, 26%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 26%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (209.508), saturation: 36% (0.363), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 209.508, saturation: 36.310%, perceived brightness: 52.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.407, S: 44.140, L: 56.217
Cubehelix
H: -154.417, S: 0.347, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -2.200, S: 0.100, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.363), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 22.218, Y: 24.129, Z: 40.525
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.278, Y: 24.129
CIELab
L: 56.217, a: -3.274, b: -19.352
CIELuv
L: 56.217, u: -16.159, v: -28.453
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.217, C: 19.627, H: 260.396
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.217, C: 32.722, H: 240.407
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.121, a: -5.226, b: -14.529
CIECAM02
J: 45.332, C: 28.636, h: 243.185, Q: 132.652, M: 25.042, s: 43.449, H: 302.679
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.180, jaune: -3.332, green: 1.597
LMS
L: 20.066, M: 25.574, S: 40.247
YCbCr
Y: 129.515, Cb: 145.758, Cr: 112.261
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 132.151, Db: 53.940, Dr: 47.833
YPbPr
Y: 133.557, Pb: 18.565, Pr: -16.880
xvYCC
Y: 130.702, Cb: 144.308, Cr: 113.172
YIQ
Y: 132.151, I: -28.105, Q: 2.779
YUV
Y: 132.151, U: 17.642, V: -22.065
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.460
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.158

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