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#6b8b8f Hex Color Code

#6b8b8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8b8f is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6b8b8f is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.51% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8b8f has a hue of 187° (degrees), 14% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.98 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b8b8f linear gradient to complementary #8e6f6c

  1. #6b8b8f
  2. #738689
  3. #798283
  4. #7f7d7d
  5. #857977
  6. #8a7472
  7. #8e6f6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537276
  2. #5b7a7e
  3. #638387
  4. #6b8b8f
  5. #739397
  6. #7c9ca0
  7. #84a5a9

Tints and Shades

#6b8b8f to white

  1. #6b8b8f
  2. #839da1
  3. #9bb0b3
  4. #b3c3c5
  5. #ccd7d8
  6. #e5ebec
  7. #ffffff

#6b8b8f to black

  1. #6b8b8f
  2. #597276
  3. #475b5d
  4. #364446
  5. #262f30
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 0.885 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5401
      #6e8e93
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Jewelled Creek 2
      #62868b
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise
      #68888e
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Fall's River
      #608589
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 510F-5 Bayside
      #658c91
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 500F-6 Hallowed Hush
      #648888
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. ★ Blue Echo / AF-505
      #6f898e
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. ★ Greenaire / T76-7
      #67868c
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Adriatic Turquoise
      #63888e
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Silver
      #72898c
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4000 Goose Bay 10BG 26/134
      #668d8f
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Wedgewood 30BG 27/087
      #748b8f
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll / ATC-61
      #738a8f
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Thundercloud / 365
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5774 - Burrard Inlet
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delft Blue 24-21
      #748a8d
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Twilight Stroll Atc-61
      #738a8b
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Baritone 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7316-52 Tonic Water
      #709197
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 7317-52 Downburst
      #778e93
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  23. Sico

    1. 6157-52 Baie-Comeau Granite
      #74898b
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  24. Brillux

    1. 72.09.21
      #60868b
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  25. Farrow & Ball

    1. Stone Blue / 86
      #759194
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  27. Ford

    1. Medium Turquoise
      #60878f
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Mercer Blue
      #778b8f
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  29. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10660
      #6d8488
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5010-B30G
      #75888a
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 23.2%

#6b8b8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8b8f foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6b8b8f">…</p>

#6b8b8f background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6b8b8f">…</p>

#6b8b8f shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048079
Binary
01101011, 10001011, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#6b8b8f
LRV
≈ 23.6%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 2.517
RGB
rgb(107, 139, 143)
RGBA
rgba(107, 139, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.357, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.486%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729137 / 0xff6b8b8f
HSL
hsl(187, 14%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(187, 14%%, 49%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 187° (186.667), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 186.667, saturation: 25.175%, perceived brightness: 51.275%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 202.507, S: 38.884, L: 55.658
Cubehelix
H: -181.442, S: 0.219, L: 0.509
TSL
T: -1.604, S: 0.085, L: 0.509
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 3% (0.028), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 20.252, Y: 23.573, Z: 29.464
xyY
x: 0.276, y: 0.322, Y: 23.573
CIELab
L: 55.658, a: -10.230, b: -5.814
CIELuv
L: 55.658, u: -16.343, v: -6.772
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.658, C: 11.767, H: 209.612
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.658, C: 17.691, H: 202.507
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.552, a: -10.510, b: -1.994
CIECAM02
J: 44.788, C: 19.017, h: 207.583, Q: 131.853, M: 16.630, s: 35.515, H: 263.456
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.091, jaune: -0.991, green: 2.036
LMS
L: 20.183, M: 25.946, S: 29.357
YCbCr
Y: 127.569, Cb: 134.492, Cr: 113.668
YCgCo
Y: 132.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 17.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.888, Db: 19.732, Dr: 43.524
YPbPr
Y: 132.472, Pb: 5.680, Pr: -16.184
xvYCC
Y: 129.770, Cb: 132.989, Cr: 113.783
YIQ
Y: 129.888, I: -20.348, Q: -5.522
YUV
Y: 129.888, U: 6.454, V: -20.080
Munsell Color System
2.5B 5/2 ΔE = 3.903
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 11.716

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