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Pantone / PMS 7454 / #6b8fb5 Hex Color Code

#6b8fb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8fb5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b8fb5 is comprised of 41.96% red, 56.08% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8fb5 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 33% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.81 nm.

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#6b8fb5 linear gradient to complementary #ab9775

  1. #6b8fb5
  2. #7a90aa
  3. #8691a0
  4. #919395
  5. #9a948b
  6. #a39680
  7. #ab9775

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #50759a
  2. #597ea3
  3. #6286ac
  4. #6b8fb5
  5. #7498be
  6. #7da1c8
  7. #86aad1

Tones

  1. #6b8fb5
  2. #738faf
  3. #7a8fa9
  4. #808fa2
  5. #86909c
  6. #8b9096
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#6b8fb5 to white

  1. #6b8fb5
  2. #84a1c1
  3. #9db3cd
  4. #b5c5da
  5. #ced8e6
  6. #e6ebf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b8fb5 to black

  1. #6b8fb5
  2. #597694
  3. #485d75
  4. #374657
  5. #27303a
  6. #171b20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Dragon / 810 / Mariner's Tale / CC-876
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 0.492 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Lazy Sunday / 803 / CC-846
      #5f90b7
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  2. Wattyl

    1. ★ Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Smoke Plume / E24W
      #7890aa
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bracing Blue
      #7c91ae
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Picture Perfect / 7295
      #7291b3
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #8196b4
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Lake
      #668cb6
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Blue Aster X75R160C
      #7f99bc
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  9. Para

    1. ★ Blue Dazzle / 208E
      #6d93b7
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c4
      #6291ba
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 33-d5
      #7695b5
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35210
      #5e93b8
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Evening Hush / PPG1165-5
      #7b8ca8
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
    2. Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  16. Nerolac

    1. ★ Absicon - 2383
      #6d8bac
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Waveland - 2390
      #608cbd
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Celestial Horizon / 0589
      #8297b6
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  18. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Heavenly Sky (0618)
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Himalaya Sky (0597)
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  20. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Teal Blue
      #6486ab
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. TF254-3
      #7490ae
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Blue Lapis / P108-C4
      #5f90c6
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  24. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Mystic / T12 40.F7
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Evening Hush / T10 39H-2
      #7b8ea5
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  25. Olympic

    1. Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  26. RAL

    1. RAL 610-3
      #6d95b9
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. RAL 610-M
      #7897b5
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  28. Levis

    1. Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Marliln Blue
      #6888a3
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  31. California Paints

    1. Moon Landing
      #5e8eb3
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  32. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Nose / 7455
      #7993b3
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Cornwall Blue / 965
      #7084a9
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  33. Ressource Peintures

    1. Deep Wedgwood Blue / HC90
      #738aaa
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Bleu Averse / I39
      #6f9abd
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  34. CIL

    1. Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. Sailing Sky
      #6097c8
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Harlequin / 50BB 27/232
      #7a8faf
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
    2. Ocean Floor / 30BB 23/291
      #5885ac
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  36. Tikkurila

    1. 2107
      #7792af
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  37. Teknos

    1. GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 3.050 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  38. Ralph Lauren

    1. Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  40. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Zaffiro 484
      #6894c3
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 3.136 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. 7224 - Kings Court
      #8290ad
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 3.147 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Blueberry Muffin / 221
      #5588ab
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  43. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. Ship Cove B66-039-263
      #7988ab
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  44. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-R90B
      #5b91b6
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  45. FolkArt

    1. Blue Echo / 2639
      #7197b7
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Gentle Violet / 2435
      #6482a7
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  46. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Harbor Blue / 7270
      #5f86ad
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Premiere Purple / 7223
      #7887a3
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  47. Brillux

    1. 60.12.21
      #6a86a6
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 57.12.21
      #7284a7
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  48. Earthpaint

    1. 3-37-4 Snow Princess
      #7c94b1
      ΔE = 3.712 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 2-37-4 Blue Thoughts
      #7b96c0
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  49. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 43 - Blue
      #6187b4
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  50. Caparol

    1. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  51. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80325,XF25
      #7a8ba9
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  52. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  53. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6120
      #638bc1
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. 542
      #6699c2
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  55. Volkswagen

    1. Silver Blue
      #7f94b2
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Miami Blue
      #5693bb
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  56. Clark+Kensington

    1. Checkmate / 38B-5
      #7e8eae
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
    2. Tribeca / 38C-6
      #6b84a8
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  57. Scib Paints

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  58. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. S 3020-R80B
      #7c88a5
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  59. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35231
      #7d91b9
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  60. General Paint

    1. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Kauai / CL 2345D
      #6483aa
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  61. Loop

    1. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  62. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10430
      #5f87a7
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. CF10440
      #6491c7
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  63. Porter Paints

    1. Evening Hush / 447-5
      #7c8ba8
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. American Anthem / 451-4
      #7494ac
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  64. Behr

    1. PMD-13
      #8192b2
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  65. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  66. Dutch Boy

    1. Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  67. Pascol

    1. Make a Splash PZ4020
      #6b8abb
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  68. Crown Diamond

    1. 7354-42 Subtle Lavender
      #8094af
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  69. Dulux

    1. 70BB 27/201
      #808eaf
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
    2. 70BB 28/224
      #808fb5
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  70. Crown Paint

    1. Periwinkle
      #6788b9
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  71. Sikkens

    1. T0.23.48
      #5e86a6
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. T0.20.50
      #688aa3
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  72. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  73. Glidden

    1. Shrinking Violet / PPG1162-5
      #5d84b1
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  74. New Look

    1. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Lindy Hop / G38-01
      #6685b4
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  75. Kansai Paint

    1. Blue Violet
      #5e8bc1
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  76. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  77. Jotun

    1. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  78. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  79. Kelly-Moore

    1. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  80. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  81. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 24.6%

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#6b8fb5 foreground

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#6b8fb5 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

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<p style="background-color: #6b8fb5">…</p>

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7049141
Binary
01101011, 10001111, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#6b8fb5
LRV
≈ 26.1%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 2.950
RGB
rgb(107, 143, 181)
RGBA
rgba(107, 143, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.332, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 51.458%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728075 / 0xff6b8fb5
HSL
hsl(211, 33%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 33%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (210.811), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 210.811, saturation: 40.884%, perceived brightness: 54.284%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.916, S: 49.394, L: 58.137
Cubehelix
H: -152.835, S: 0.424, L: 0.535
TSL
T: -1.746, S: 0.114, L: 0.536
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 21% (0.210), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 24.224, Y: 26.106, Z: 47.470
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.267, Y: 26.106
CIELab
L: 58.137, a: -2.548, b: -23.830
CIELuv
L: 58.137, u: -18.336, v: -35.856
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.137, C: 23.965, H: 263.896
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.137, C: 40.272, H: 242.916
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.094, a: -4.786, b: -19.319
CIECAM02
J: 47.246, C: 33.439, h: 245.394, Q: 135.423, M: 29.242, s: 46.468, H: 303.745
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.203, jaune: -4.107, green: 1.763
LMS
L: 21.257, M: 27.560, S: 47.109
YCbCr
Y: 133.309, Cb: 150.010, Cr: 109.498
YCoCg
Y: 143.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 136.568, Db: 66.854, Dr: 56.234
YPbPr
Y: 138.068, Pb: 23.140, Pr: -19.748
xvYCC
Y: 134.576, Cb: 148.327, Cr: 110.653
YIQ
Y: 136.568, I: -33.654, Q: 4.211
YUV
Y: 136.568, U: 21.866, V: -25.940
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.745
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.749

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