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#6b8cac Hex Color Code

#6b8cac Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8cac is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8cac is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.9% green and 67.45% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8cac has a hue of 210° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.64 nm.

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#6b8cac linear gradient to complementary #a49173

  1. #6b8cac
  2. #788da3
  3. #838e99
  4. #8c8e90
  5. #958f86
  6. #9d907d
  7. #a49173

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #517391
  2. #5a7b9a
  3. #6283a3
  4. #6b8cac
  5. #7495b5
  6. #7c9dbe
  7. #85a6c7

Tones

  1. #6b8cac
  2. #728ca7
  3. #788ca1
  4. #7d8c9c
  5. #838c97
  6. #878c91
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6b8cac to white

  1. #6b8cac
  2. #849eba
  3. #9cb1c7
  4. #b5c4d5
  5. #cdd7e3
  6. #e6ebf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8cac to black

  1. #6b8cac
  2. #59738d
  3. #485b6f
  4. #374553
  5. #272f38
  6. #171b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 0.360 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 0.758 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 111-4 C
      #6c8daf
      ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. P 114-12 U
      #6d8da5
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. U0.20.50
      #718aad
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  7. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blue Aster - 2992
      #70849b
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Azure Blue Firemist
      #668db0
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  12. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 3.483 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. ★ TF254-3
      #7490ae
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Atlantic Surf 3 / 30BB 27/236
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Sapphire Springs 5 / 50BB 27/232
      #718eb4
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  20. Duron

    1. ★ Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.559 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  22. Brillux

    1. 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 60.15.21
      #5f85af
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  23. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  29. Wattyl

    1. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  30. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  31. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Skysail Blue B46-4
      #7d90b1
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  32. Ford

    1. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  33. Caparol

    1. 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.365 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Stone / 9199
      #6085a4
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  35. Bristol

    1. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  36. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 3.223 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
    2. 5043
      #5d89a1
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  37. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  38. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 3.283 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 3.318 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Piece Of The Sky / 7304
      #7295ae
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  41. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 5.224 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. 6108
      #4d8eb8
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 3-35-5 Gentle Rain
      #4f87a8
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  45. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  46. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 3.530 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  47. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 3.533 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  48. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  49. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  50. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  52. Valspar Paint

    1. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 3.760 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  53. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  54. Porter Paints

    1. Evening Hush / 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 547-5
      #8290a6
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  55. Earthpaint

    1. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  56. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Pale Orchid / 7231
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  57. Devoe Paint

    1. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  58. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  59. New Look

    1. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  60. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  61. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  62. California Paints

    1. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  63. Resene

    1. Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  64. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  65. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  66. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  67. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  68. Little Greene

    1. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  69. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  70. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  71. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  72. Behr

    1. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  73. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15177
      #61819a
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Federal Standard 25190
      #6490a7
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  74. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 24.5%

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#6b8cac HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8cac foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #6b8cac">…</p>

#6b8cac background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b8cac">…</p>

#6b8cac shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8cac">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048364
Binary
01101011, 10001100, 10101100
Hexadecimal
#6b8cac
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.674
RGB
rgb(107, 140, 172)
RGBA
rgba(107, 140, 172, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.334, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.544%, blue: 67.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728852 / 0xff6b8cac
HSL
hsl(210, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (209.538), saturation: 38% (0.378), value: 67% (0.675)
HSP
hue: 209.538, saturation: 37.791%, perceived brightness: 53.051%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.725, S: 46.049, L: 56.938
Cubehelix
H: -154.381, S: 0.371, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.201, S: 0.105, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.378), magenta: 19% (0.186), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.325)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 33% (0.325)
XYZ
X: 22.886, Y: 24.859, Z: 42.614
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.275, Y: 24.859
CIELab
L: 56.938, a: -3.328, b: -20.539
CIELuv
L: 56.938, u: -17.035, v: -30.386
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.938, C: 20.807, H: 260.795
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.938, C: 34.835, H: 240.725
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.859, a: -5.321, b: -15.773
CIECAM02
J: 46.048, C: 30.050, h: 243.346, Q: 133.696, M: 26.279, s: 44.335, H: 302.756
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -3.534, green: 1.678
LMS
L: 20.530, M: 26.356, S: 42.314
YCbCr
Y: 130.915, Cb: 146.932, Cr: 111.241
YCoCg
Y: 139.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 133.781, Db: 57.506, Dr: 50.933
YPbPr
Y: 135.275, Pb: 19.795, Pr: -17.972
xvYCC
Y: 132.177, Cb: 145.389, Cr: 112.213
YIQ
Y: 133.781, I: -29.939, Q: 2.978
YUV
Y: 133.781, U: 18.809, V: -23.495
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.921
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 6.581

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