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Sherwin-Williams Scanda - 6529 / #6b8ca9 Hex Color Code

#6b8ca9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8ca9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8ca9 is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.9% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8ca9 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 26% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.32 nm.

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  1. Cloudscape of Overcast Sky with Layers of Clouds in Blues and Grays
  2. construction of the A1 motorway in  Poland
  3. Les Sables d Olonne town sign and Vendee globe yatch race logo

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#6b8ca9 linear gradient to complementary #a28d72

  1. #6b8ca9
  2. #778ca0
  3. #828c97
  4. #8b8c8e
  5. #938d84
  6. #9b8d7b
  7. #a28d72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51738f
  2. #5a7b97
  3. #6283a0
  4. #6b8ca9
  5. #7495b2
  6. #7c9dbb
  7. #85a6c4

Tints and Shades

#6b8ca9 to white

  1. #6b8ca9
  2. #849eb7
  3. #9cb1c5
  4. #b5c4d3
  5. #cdd7e2
  6. #e6ebf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8ca9 to black

  1. #6b8ca9
  2. #59738b
  3. #485b6d
  4. #374551
  5. #272f37
  6. #171b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 0.521 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. U0.23.51
      #7591b6
      ΔE = 4.263 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stonewashed
      #6b8da9
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Isis Wept R172B
      #68819c
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  3. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 0.776 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 646 UP
      #708ca7
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. 10269 C
      #5f90ad
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Blue Dragon / 810 / Mariner's Tale / CC-876
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Blue Dusk B3-D2-1
      #5c84a8
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marliln Blue
      #6888a3
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  14. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blue Aster - 2992
      #70849b
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Grande rivière
      #748ca7
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Vulcain
      #5c8dae
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  17. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  18. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 3.292 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  22. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / T12 41.F10
      #8191a2
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 4.068 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  27. Dulux

    1. Mediterranean Blue / 30BB 27/236
      #6c92b4
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 50BB 22/199
      #6c81a0
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  28. Wattyl

    1. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #7692ae
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  30. Olympic

    1. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Shrinking Violet C51-4
      #5889af
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 5232T Gray Grape
      #7e96ab
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. 9726
      #7693a5
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Stone / 9199
      #6085a4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  34. Caparol

    1. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  35. Duron

    1. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  36. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  37. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. DE 5851 - Blueberry Muffin
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  40. ECOS Paints

    1. Heavenly Sky (0618)
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  42. Behr

    1. Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 3.299 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  43. Para

    1. Blue Dazzle / 208E
      #6d93b7
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  44. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 3.500 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  45. Porter Paints

    1. American Anthem / 451-4
      #7494ac
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Evening Hush / 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  46. Resene

    1. Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  47. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 3.627 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  48. New Look

    1. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Andys Fan / E22-04
      #7299b2
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  49. Bristol

    1. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  50. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Piece Of The Sky / 7304
      #7295ae
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  52. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 3.710 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  53. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  54. Matthews Paint

    1. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 3.836 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  55. Little Greene

    1. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Carnival
      #7095a9
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Harlequin / 50BB 27/232
      #7a8faf
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  57. Tollens

    1. Bleu orage
      #7293a8
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  58. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  60. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  61. Levis

    1. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  62. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  63. Focoltone

    1. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  64. RAL

    1. RAL 250 60 15
      #7694a9
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. RAL 5024 / Pastel Blue
      #6093ac
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  66. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. American Anthem / PPG1156-4
      #7595ab
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  67. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  68. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  69. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  70. CIL

    1. Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  71. Crown Diamond

    1. 7322-53 Guiding Star
      #5a869f
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  72. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  73. Ford

    1. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Surf Blue
      #56859e
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  74. Alcro

    1. Kyla
      #7194a8
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  75. Kelly-Moore

    1. Storm Blue Sky / KM3158-2
      #7296ac
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  76. Loop

    1. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Grenobles / LP-211
      #5188a4
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  77. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Nebio Blue
      #6f82a4
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  78. Brillux

    1. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  79. Dupont

    1. CAS940
      #8093a5
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  80. Crown Paint

    1. Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  81. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  82. Abet Laminati

    1. Cadaques 1941
      #7a8d9b
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 25.6%

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#6b8ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8ca9 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #6b8ca9">…</p>

#6b8ca9 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #6b8ca9">…</p>

#6b8ca9 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8ca9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048361
Binary
01101011, 10001100, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#6b8ca9
LRV
≈ 24.7%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.249
RGB
rgb(107, 140, 169)
RGBA
rgba(107, 140, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.257, g: 0.337, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.407%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728855 / 0xff6b8ca9
HSL
hsl(208, 26%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 26%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.065), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 208.065, saturation: 36.686%, perceived brightness: 52.882%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.568, S: 45.372, L: 56.826
Cubehelix
H: -156.181, S: 0.352, L: 0.523
TSL
T: -2.151, S: 0.102, L: 0.523
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 17% (0.172), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 22.601, Y: 24.745, Z: 41.114
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.280, Y: 24.745
CIELab
L: 56.826, a: -4.143, b: -18.994
CIELuv
L: 56.826, u: -17.007, v: -27.827
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.826, C: 19.441, H: 257.695
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.826, C: 32.613, H: 238.568
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.745, a: -5.955, b: -14.182
CIECAM02
J: 45.940, C: 28.713, h: 241.089, Q: 133.538, M: 25.109, s: 43.363, H: 301.678
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.176, jaune: -3.263, green: 1.717
LMS
L: 20.515, M: 26.354, S: 40.836
YCbCr
Y: 130.621, Cb: 145.615, Cr: 111.454
YCoCg
Y: 139.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 133.439, Db: 53.507, Dr: 50.282
YPbPr
Y: 135.059, Pb: 18.295, Pr: -17.834
xvYCC
Y: 131.992, Cb: 144.071, Cr: 112.334
YIQ
Y: 133.439, I: -28.975, Q: 2.045
YUV
Y: 133.439, U: 17.501, V: -23.195
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.561
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 5.982

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