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#6b8ba3 Hex Color Code

#6b8ba3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8ba3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8ba3 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.51% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8ba3 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 23% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.3 nm.

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#6b8ba3 linear gradient to complementary #9e8770

  1. #6b8ba3
  2. #768a9a
  3. #808a92
  4. #89898a
  5. #908881
  6. #978879
  7. #9e8770

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #527289
  2. #5a7a92
  3. #63839a
  4. #6b8ba3
  5. #7394ac
  6. #7c9cb5
  7. #85a5be

Tints and Shades

#6b8ba3 to white

  1. #6b8ba3
  2. #839db2
  3. #9cb0c1
  4. #b4c3d0
  5. #cdd7e0
  6. #e6ebef
  7. #ffffff

#6b8ba3 to black

  1. #6b8ba3
  2. #597286
  3. #475b6a
  4. #37444f
  5. #262f35
  6. #171b1e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-12 U
      #6d8da5
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 646 UP
      #768fa9
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ferry Spray
      #728da2
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. ★ Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  13. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4131 Italian Blue 10BB 29/174
      #6f90a8
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  23. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  26. Taubmans

    1. ★ Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  28. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  29. Plascon

    1. ★ Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  30. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  31. Brillux

    1. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  35. Levis

    1. Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  36. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Grande rivière
      #748ca7
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  41. Ford

    1. Silver Blue
      #7591aa
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #63849f
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  42. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35190
      #6390a9
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  43. Focoltone

    1. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 22.8%

#6b8ba3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8ba3 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b8ba3">…</p>

#6b8ba3 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #6b8ba3">…</p>

#6b8ba3 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8ba3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048099
Binary
01101011, 10001011, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6b8ba3
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 3.549
RGB
rgb(107, 139, 163)
RGBA
rgba(107, 139, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.340, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.499%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729117 / 0xff6b8ba3
HSL
hsl(206, 23%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 23%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.714), saturation: 34% (0.344), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 205.714, saturation: 34.356%, perceived brightness: 52.311%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.841, S: 43.491, L: 56.322
Cubehelix
H: -159.066, S: 0.317, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -2.075, S: 0.097, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.344), magenta: 15% (0.147), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 21.905, Y: 24.234, Z: 38.167
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.287, Y: 24.234
CIELab
L: 56.322, a: -5.179, b: -16.325
CIELuv
L: 56.322, u: -16.528, v: -23.465
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.322, C: 17.127, H: 252.397
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.322, C: 28.702, H: 234.841
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.228, a: -6.724, b: -11.508
CIECAM02
J: 45.441, C: 26.239, h: 237.325, Q: 132.811, M: 22.945, s: 41.565, H: 299.766
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.160, jaune: -2.799, green: 1.731
LMS
L: 20.265, M: 25.958, S: 37.928
YCbCr
Y: 129.529, Cb: 143.272, Cr: 112.248
YCgCo
Y: 137.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 12.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.168, Db: 46.392, Dr: 47.864
YPbPr
Y: 133.912, Pb: 15.680, Pr: -17.104
xvYCC
Y: 131.007, Cb: 141.774, Cr: 112.975
YIQ
Y: 132.168, I: -26.773, Q: 0.701
YUV
Y: 132.168, U: 15.174, V: -22.080
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.534
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.160

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