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#6b8aa9 Hex Color Code

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#6b8aa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8aa9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8aa9 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.12% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8aa9 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 26% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.5 nm.

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#6b8aa9 linear gradient to complementary #a28f72

  1. #6b8aa9
  2. #778ba0
  3. #828c97
  4. #8b8c8e
  5. #938d85
  6. #9b8e7b
  7. #a28f72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52718f
  2. #5a7997
  3. #6382a0
  4. #6b8aa9
  5. #7493b2
  6. #7c9bbb
  7. #85a4c4

Tones

  1. #6b8aa9
  2. #718aa4
  3. #778a9f
  4. #7c8a99
  5. #818a94
  6. #868a8f
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#6b8aa9 to white

  1. #6b8aa9
  2. #849db7
  3. #9cafc5
  4. #b5c3d3
  5. #cdd7e2
  6. #e6ebf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8aa9 to black

  1. #6b8aa9
  2. #59728b
  3. #485a6d
  4. #374451
  5. #272e37
  6. #171b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Skymist Blue
      #6988a7
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Tempest Storm - 2985
      #678197
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10257 C
      #6d8aab
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 8181 C
      #6a7f9d
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  11. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Stratford Blue / 831 / CC-830
      #7786a2
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 3.547 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  14. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Grande rivière
      #748ca7
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Bleu Nuage / S04
      #6984a2
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. TF254-3
      #7490ae
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  22. AMC

    1. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #5b83a4
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  23. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Stone / 9199
      #6085a4
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  25. Dulux

    1. Atlantic Surf 3 / 30BB 27/236
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Sapphire Springs 5 / 50BB 27/232
      #718eb4
      ΔE = 3.254 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  27. Plascon

    1. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 4.220 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  30. Berger

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  32. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  33. Duron

    1. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Secure Blue
      #5680a6
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  34. Matthews Paint

    1. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  35. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Piece Of The Sky / 7304
      #7295ae
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  37. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  39. Wattyl

    1. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  40. Olympic

    1. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Violet Aura C46-4
      #808da2
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  41. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  42. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 3.309 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 4-37-5 Adrift
      #667d99
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  43. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Bay View / 372
      #6a819e
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  45. Ford

    1. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  46. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Silver Blueberry / PPG1163-5
      #6c8096
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  48. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  49. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  50. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  51. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Zenith / 0647
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  52. ECOS Paints

    1. Heavenly Sky (0618)
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Zenith (0647)
      #567fa3
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  53. Caparol

    1. 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  54. Para

    1. Blue Dazzle / 208E
      #6d93b7
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  55. FolkArt

    1. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blue Echo / 2639
      #7197b7
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  56. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  57. Behr

    1. Breeze PIC-27
      #6b94b6
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  58. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  60. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  61. Bristol

    1. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  62. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  63. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Niagara Blue
      #5e849d
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  64. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  65. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  66. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  67. Resene

    1. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  68. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15177
      #61819a
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  69. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 33-c6
      #557fa4
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  70. Earthpaint

    1. 4-37-4 Moon Shadow
      #7d8ea2
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  71. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Ocean Floor
      #5785b2
      ΔE = 5.109 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  72. Glidden

    1. Blue Beads / PPG1160-5
      #5a809e
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  73. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  74. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sea of Marma / KM3126-3
      #607e9b
      ΔE = 4.698 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  75. New Look

    1. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  76. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  77. RAL

    1. RAL 250 60 20
      #6a95b1
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 250 60 15
      #7694a9
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  78. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  79. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  80. Little Greene

    1. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  81. Crown Diamond

    1. 7322-53 Guiding Star
      #5a869f
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  82. Laura Ashley

    1. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  83. Loop

    1. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047849
Binary
01101011, 10001010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6b8aa9
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.275
RGB
rgb(107, 138, 169)
RGBA
rgba(107, 138, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.333, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.065%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729367 / 0xff6b8aa9
HSL
hsl(210, 26%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 26%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 36.686%, perceived brightness: 52.405%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.110, S: 44.374, L: 56.254
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.353, L: 0.518
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.100, L: 0.519
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 22.311, Y: 24.166, Z: 41.017
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.276, Y: 24.166
CIELab
L: 56.254, a: -3.004, b: -19.868
CIELuv
L: 56.254, u: -16.171, v: -29.306
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.254, C: 20.094, H: 261.403
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.254, C: 33.471, H: 241.110
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.159, a: -5.016, b: -15.059
CIECAM02
J: 45.368, C: 29.091, h: 243.928, Q: 132.705, M: 25.440, s: 43.784, H: 303.036
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -3.422, green: 1.584
LMS
L: 20.070, M: 25.574, S: 40.732
YCbCr
Y: 129.613, Cb: 146.197, Cr: 112.190
YCoCg
Y: 138.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.265, Db: 55.273, Dr: 48.050
YPbPr
Y: 133.629, Pb: 19.065, Pr: -16.926
xvYCC
Y: 130.764, Cb: 144.747, Cr: 113.132
YIQ
Y: 132.265, I: -28.426, Q: 3.090
YUV
Y: 132.265, U: 18.078, V: -22.165
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.328
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 5.907

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