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Sto 35120 / #6b8cad Hex Color Code

#6b8cad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8cad is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8cad is comprised of 41.96% red, 54.9% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8cad has a hue of 210° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.39 nm.

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#6b8cad linear gradient to complementary #a59273

  1. #6b8cad
  2. #788da3
  3. #838e9a
  4. #8d8f90
  5. #969087
  6. #9e917d
  7. #a59273

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #517392
  2. #5a7b9b
  3. #6283a4
  4. #6b8cad
  5. #7495b6
  6. #7c9dbf
  7. #85a6c8

Tones

  1. #6b8cad
  2. #728ca7
  3. #788ca2
  4. #7d8c9c
  5. #838c97
  6. #878c91
  7. #8c8c8c

Tints and Shades

#6b8cad to white

  1. #6b8cad
  2. #849eba
  3. #9cb1c8
  4. #b5c4d5
  5. #cdd7e3
  6. #e6ebf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8cad to black

  1. #6b8cad
  2. #59738e
  3. #485b70
  4. #374553
  5. #272f38
  6. #171b1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 111-4 C
      #6c8daf
      ΔE = 0.540 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 10269 C
      #5f90ad
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  2. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 0.686 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.945 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 0.945 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Azure Blue Firemist
      #668db0
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Centurian Blue 30BB 27/209
      #6989a9
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 4224 Eclectic 70BB 27/201
      #7785a8
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. ★ TF254-3
      #7490ae
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  11. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  12. Sto

    1. ★ 34410
      #728eb0
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Atlantic Surf 3 / 30BB 27/236
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Sapphire Springs 5 / 50BB 27/232
      #718eb4
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Skafi Bleu
      #608aaf
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  16. Duron

    1. ★ Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  18. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Bleu Nuage / S04
      #6984a2
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 4.334 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  21. AMC

    1. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  23. Chrysler

    1. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Blue
      #7e8da4
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  24. Olympic

    1. Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Skysail Blue B46-4
      #7d90b1
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  25. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  26. Para

    1. Blue Dazzle / 208E
      #6d93b7
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  28. ECOS Paints

    1. Heavenly Sky (0618)
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Coast
      #5a84a1
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  30. Matthews Paint

    1. Waloon Blue / 2774
      #6f86a2
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Beethoven Blue / 2356
      #7385a1
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lazy Sunday / 803 / CC-846
      #5f90b7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678 / CC-800
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  35. Ford

    1. Light Opal
      #7a90ac
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  36. Bristol

    1. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Freshwater Pearl / P110-C5
      #4e88ac
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  37. Behr

    1. Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 3.124 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.441 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  40. Sikkens

    1. T0.23.48
      #5e86a6
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. T0.20.50
      #688aa3
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Stone / 9199
      #6085a4
      ΔE = 3.257 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  42. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 3.276 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  43. Caparol

    1. 38/18
      #6090b0
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. 6108
      #4d8eb8
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  46. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  47. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  48. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 421
      #6e87b2
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 3.528 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  50. General Paint

    1. Pravda / CL 2335D
      #5d84a6
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  51. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  52. Taubmans

    1. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Skysail Blue / T10 38E-2
      #8391af
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  53. Valspar Paint

    1. Faded Denim
      #6c83a4
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  54. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  56. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Walsingham
      #6880a1
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  57. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  58. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Prague Purple / 50BB 22/199
      #70809c
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  60. Earthpaint

    1. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  62. FolkArt

    1. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Sterling Blue / 441
      #6b88b6
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  63. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  64. Porter Paints

    1. American Anthem / 451-4
      #7494ac
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Cosmopolitan / 350-5
      #508aab
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  65. California Paints

    1. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 250 60 20
      #6a95b1
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. RAL 250 60 15
      #7694a9
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  67. New Look

    1. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  68. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  69. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  70. Resene

    1. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  71. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 7330-53 Waning Moon
      #5b80a1
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  72. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  73. KILZ

    1. Atlantic Ocean / B892
      #6480a4
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  74. Loop

    1. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  75. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  76. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  77. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35190
      #6390a9
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Federal Standard 15177
      #61819a
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  78. Little Greene

    1. Tivoli
      #5c8ea9
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  79. Glidden

    1. Cosmopolitan / PPG1158-5
      #528bab
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. American Anthem / PPG1156-4
      #7595ab
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  80. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  81. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  82. McCormick Paints

    1. Pale Orchid
      #7e889f
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  83. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Grotto / D2
      #7381a0
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 21.9%

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#6b8cad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8cad foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #6b8cad">…</p>

#6b8cad background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6b8cad">…</p>

#6b8cad shadow

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b8cad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048365
Binary
01101011, 10001100, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6b8cad
LRV
≈ 24.9%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 1.603
RGB
rgb(107, 140, 173)
RGBA
rgba(107, 140, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.333, b: 0.412
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 50.588%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728851 / 0xff6b8cad
HSL
hsl(210, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 38% (0.382), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 38.150%, perceived brightness: 53.108%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.384, S: 46.275, L: 56.976
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.377, L: 0.524
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.105, L: 0.525
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.382), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 22.982, Y: 24.898, Z: 43.122
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.274, Y: 24.898
CIELab
L: 56.976, a: -3.055, b: -21.053
CIELuv
L: 56.976, u: -17.044, v: -31.240
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.976, C: 21.273, H: 261.744
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.976, C: 35.587, H: 241.384
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.898, a: -5.108, b: -16.310
CIECAM02
J: 46.085, C: 30.499, h: 244.040, Q: 133.749, M: 26.671, s: 44.655, H: 303.090
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.625, green: 1.666
LMS
L: 20.534, M: 26.357, S: 42.814
YCbCr
Y: 131.013, Cb: 147.371, Cr: 111.170
YCoCg
Y: 140.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 133.895, Db: 58.839, Dr: 51.150
YPbPr
Y: 135.347, Pb: 20.295, Pr: -18.018
xvYCC
Y: 132.239, Cb: 145.828, Cr: 112.172
YIQ
Y: 133.895, I: -30.260, Q: 3.289
YUV
Y: 133.895, U: 19.245, V: -23.595
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.854
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 6.812

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