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#6b8ba7 Hex Color Code

#6b8ba7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8ba7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8ba7 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.51% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8ba7 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 25% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.38 nm.

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#6b8ba7 linear gradient to complementary #a08c72

  1. #6b8ba7
  2. #778b9e
  3. #818b95
  4. #8a8b8d
  5. #928c84
  6. #998c7b
  7. #a08c72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52728d
  2. #5a7a95
  3. #63839e
  4. #6b8ba7
  5. #7494b0
  6. #7c9cb9
  7. #85a5c2

Tints and Shades

#6b8ba7 to white

  1. #6b8ba7
  2. #849db5
  3. #9cb0c4
  4. #b4c3d2
  5. #cdd7e1
  6. #e6ebf0
  7. #ffffff

#6b8ba7 to black

  1. #6b8ba7
  2. #597289
  3. #475b6c
  4. #374451
  5. #262f37
  6. #171b1e
  7. #000000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 0.487 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 0.790 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  6. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6488a5
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  22. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  26. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 110-13 U
      #6286a5
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. P 114-12 C
      #5d8caa
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Dream Spiral / 30BB 27/236
      #7091af
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Monday Blues / 37C-6
      #5f86a2
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  36. Brillux

    1. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  37. Bristol

    1. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  38. Behr

    1. 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  39. Ford

    1. Silver Blue
      #7591aa
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #63849f
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Pensées bleues
      #668db1
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Pompons
      #5f8caf
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  41. Caparol

    1. 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  42. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  43. Dulux

    1. Atlantic Surf 3
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  44. Olympic

    1. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 26.2%

#6b8ba7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8ba7 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6b8ba7">…</p>

#6b8ba7 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #6b8ba7">…</p>

#6b8ba7 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 #6b8ba7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048103
Binary
01101011, 10001011, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#6b8ba7
LRV
≈ 24.4%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.272
RGB
rgb(107, 139, 167)
RGBA
rgba(107, 139, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.337, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.501%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9729113 / 0xff6b8ba7
HSL
hsl(208, 25%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 25%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.000), saturation: 36% (0.359), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 208.000, saturation: 35.928%, perceived brightness: 52.531%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.336, S: 44.414, L: 56.466
Cubehelix
H: -156.260, S: 0.341, L: 0.520
TSL
T: -2.149, S: 0.100, L: 0.520
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.359), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 22.269, Y: 24.380, Z: 40.084
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.281, Y: 24.380
CIELab
L: 56.466, a: -4.114, b: -18.398
CIELuv
L: 56.466, u: -16.568, v: -26.863
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.466, C: 18.853, H: 257.397
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.466, C: 31.562, H: 238.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.376, a: -5.904, b: -13.569
CIECAM02
J: 45.582, C: 28.001, h: 240.928, Q: 133.017, M: 24.486, s: 42.905, H: 301.601
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -3.161, green: 1.677
LMS
L: 20.283, M: 25.961, S: 39.817
YCbCr
Y: 129.921, Cb: 145.028, Cr: 111.964
YCgCo
Y: 138.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 11.750
YDbDr
Y: 132.624, Db: 51.724, Dr: 48.732
YPbPr
Y: 134.200, Pb: 17.680, Pr: -17.288
xvYCC
Y: 131.254, Cb: 143.531, Cr: 112.814
YIQ
Y: 132.624, I: -28.058, Q: 1.945
YUV
Y: 132.624, U: 16.918, V: -22.480
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.368
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 7.594

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