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Pascol Make a Splash PZ4020 / #6b8abb Hex Color Code

#6b8abb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8abb is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8abb is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.12% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8abb has a hue of 217° (degrees), 37% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.08 nm.

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#6b8abb linear gradient to complementary #b1a375

  1. #6b8abb
  2. #7b8eb0
  3. #8992a4
  4. #959699
  5. #9f9a8d
  6. #a89f81
  7. #b1a375

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5171a0
  2. #5979a9
  3. #6281b2
  4. #6b8abb
  5. #7493c4
  6. #7d9bcd
  7. #86a4d7

Tones

  1. #6b8abb
  2. #738bb4
  3. #7b8dae
  4. #828ea7
  5. #8890a0
  6. #8e919a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6b8abb to white

  1. #6b8abb
  2. #859cc6
  3. #9dafd2
  4. #b6c3dd
  5. #ced6e8
  6. #e7ebf4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8abb to black

  1. #6b8abb
  2. #597299
  3. #485a78
  4. #374459
  5. #272e3c
  6. #171b21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4215 Merry Mauve 61BB 28/291
      #6b89b9
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4225 Andrea Lauren 70BB 28/224
      #7888af
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-d3
      #6f8ab9
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 34-d3
      #6d91be
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2381 UP
      #6f8bba
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. 10257 C
      #6d8aab
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Iris
      #7d8cb2
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Mystic Mauve 2 / 61BB 28/291
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 66BB 29/332
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Debutante Ball MQ5-46
      #6e8dbc
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Neon Blue PPU15-06
      #5c83b4
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2050-R70B
      #7590cc
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Mr. Bluebird
      #5b89b9
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kimono / 347-5
      #6c86b7
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Blue Hyacinth / 246-5
      #8293c5
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Kimono / PPG1166-5
      #6d86b6
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #7a8bc3
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Sporty Blue
      #6f87b3
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  13. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 674
      #7b89b9
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  15. New Look

    1. ★ Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6079
      #6086ba
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6126
      #6980ae
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  17. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sauge gentiane
      #768dbe
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  19. Brillux

    1. 57.15.21
      #6b84b2
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  20. Nerolac

    1. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Flattery - 2404
      #5991c0
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  21. Ford

    1. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Harlequin / 50BB 27/232
      #7a8faf
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  23. CIL

    1. Pure Periwinkle
      #758fc1
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Tropic Violet
      #7483ad
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  24. Resene

    1. Danube B64-073-252
      #5b89c0
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  25. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  26. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Cornflower
      #5d8dc5
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 3.141 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aphrodite 147-5
      #7092d0
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 3.684 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterloo / CSP-555
      #608fc3
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2010-6
      #5d86b6
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. T2006-2
      #5681bb
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 3.062 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. CF10447
      #6981ba
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  33. Crayola

    1. Wild Blue Yonder
      #7a89b8
      ΔE = 3.168 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  34. Bristol

    1. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 3.181 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Molly / P106-C5
      #7790c8
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  35. Plascon

    1. Grimsby B5-E2-2
      #7c8cb8
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Splash B4-D2-1
      #6080ac
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Dazzle - 6962
      #5287b9
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  37. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A60
      #7090c9
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  38. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 3.298 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  39. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Agapantha / D67W
      #8089af
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-5 Azure
      #5688bc
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 2-38-4 Precious Gem
      #8193c1
      ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  42. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. T8.37.44
      #4e87be
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  43. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Grape Gate / NP PB 1490 T
      #7e8fbb
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Nigara Nights / NP PB 1486 T
      #7d8fc1
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  45. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  46. RAL

    1. RAL 270 60 30
      #6b94c5
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. RAL 270 60 25
      #7494bc
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-53 Blissful Delight
      #6280b0
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  48. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  49. California Paints

    1. DE 5900 - Enchanting Sky
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. DE 5893 - Bodega Bay
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Enchanting Sky / 492
      #7886aa
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Bodega Bay / 285
      #5e81c1
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  51. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  52. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Anchusa 28-11
      #6480b7
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Blooming Iris 28-10
      #6f7fb0
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 7247 - Royal Regetta
      #6d96ca
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7215 - Florette
      #7e94c8
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  55. General Paint

    1. Dilemma / CL 2385D
      #6f80a7
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Heron / CL 2375D
      #6b80a3
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  56. Chrysler

    1. Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Dutch Blue
      #5089cc
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  57. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  58. Valspar Paint

    1. Wellspring
      #5d88b0
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  59. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Campanulas / 39C-6
      #6d7eaa
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  60. Volkswagen

    1. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  61. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  62. Berger

    1. Royal Regatta / 7247
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  63. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Regatta
      #7694ce
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  64. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  65. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  66. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Carnival Magic / T12 38.G3
      #5b7db0
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  67. Colortrend

    1. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  68. Diamond Vogel

    1. Bashful Blue / 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Caribbean Current / 0598
      #617dac
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  69. Asian Paints

    1. Picture Perfect / 7295
      #7291b3
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Lucky Sapphire / 9150
      #637da9
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  70. Kelly-Moore

    1. Harbor Blue / KM3111-3
      #617dab
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  71. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35101
      #4889ca
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 23.5%

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#6b8abb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8abb foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6b8abb">…</p>

#6b8abb background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b8abb">…</p>

#6b8abb shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8abb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7047867
Binary
01101011, 10001010, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#6b8abb
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68b ΔE = 1.042
RGB
rgb(107, 138, 187)
RGBA
rgba(107, 138, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.319, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.722%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729349 / 0xff6b8abb
HSL
hsl(217, 37%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 37%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.750), saturation: 43% (0.428), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 216.750, saturation: 42.781%, perceived brightness: 53.467%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.864, S: 48.551, L: 56.967
Cubehelix
H: -145.793, S: 0.468, L: 0.526
TSL
T: -1.970, S: 0.116, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.428), magenta: 26% (0.262), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 24.119, Y: 24.889, Z: 50.537
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.250, Y: 24.889
CIELab
L: 56.967, a: 2.035, b: -29.045
CIELuv
L: 56.967, u: -16.392, v: -44.707
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.967, C: 29.116, H: 274.008
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.967, C: 47.617, H: 249.864
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.889, a: -1.011, b: -25.138
CIECAM02
J: 46.056, C: 37.341, h: 253.309, Q: 133.707, M: 32.654, s: 49.419, H: 307.659
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -5.052, green: 1.380
LMS
L: 20.159, M: 25.588, S: 50.109
YCbCr
Y: 131.377, Cb: 154.099, Cr: 110.912
YCoCg
Y: 142.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 134.317, Db: 79.267, Dr: 51.956
YPbPr
Y: 134.925, Pb: 28.065, Pr: -17.754
xvYCC
Y: 131.877, Cb: 152.653, Cr: 112.404
YIQ
Y: 134.317, I: -34.209, Q: 8.690
YUV
Y: 134.317, U: 25.926, V: -23.965
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.558
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.504

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