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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. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

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

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  7. Levis

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  13. 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%
  14. British Standard

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

    1. ★ T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  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. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 110-13 U
      #6286a5
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 2158 XGC
      #5f85a6
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  19. Caparol

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

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

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

    1. ★ Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  25. Tollens

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

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

    1. Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  29. 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%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  31. 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%
  32. Dutch Boy

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

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

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  35. Dulux

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

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

    1. Medium Crystal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #63849f
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  38. Jotun

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

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

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

    1. Monday Blues / 37C-6
      #5f86a2
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 22.1%

#6b8aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8aa8 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6b8aa8">…</p>

#6b8aa8 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6b8aa8">…</p>

#6b8aa8 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<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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