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#6b988c Hex Color Code

#6b988c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b988c is a shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #6b988c is comprised of 41.96% red, 59.61% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6b988c has a hue of 164° (degrees), 18% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 499.68 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6b988c linear gradient to complementary #9b687a

  1. #6b988c
  2. #769189
  3. #7f8986
  4. #878183
  5. #8f7980
  6. #95717d
  7. #9b687a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #517d72
  2. #59867a
  3. #628f83
  4. #6b988c
  5. #74a195
  6. #7dab9e
  7. #86b4a7

Tints and Shades

#6b988c to white

  1. #6b988c
  2. #83a99e
  3. #9bb9b1
  4. #b4cbc4
  5. #cddcd7
  6. #e6edeb
  7. #ffffff

#6b988c to black

  1. #6b988c
  2. #597d73
  3. #47635b
  4. #364a45
  5. #26322f
  6. #171c1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B70G
      #689a8d
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. ★ S 3020-B60G
      #689991
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-27-5 Swan Song
      #699889
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Treasure Isle B62-4
      #669b8e
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bents Green / T79-6
      #669489
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Ocean Bank / T80-7
      #619a89
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #6e9d91
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 23-c5
      #659b8d
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. ★ 22-c6
      #6c9585
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Sassy Sage
      #6d9b8b
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4020-B70G
      #709890
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Natural Green / S 4020-B90G
      #749789
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Up North / 415
      #6f9587
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Spotswood Teal / CW-545
      #6f9587
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Waterbury Green / HC-136
      #6d9288
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5711 - Up North
      #6f9587
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ Trentino / Trentino F6
      #649888
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Récif de la Niagara
      #63958c
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2458 UP
      #719989
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 2458 U
      #729786
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Green
      #719b8b
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Anti-Establish Mint
      #73948a
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Yucca / 402-5
      #73978f
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Pine Ridge / 403-5
      #6b9085
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Yucca 402-5
      #73978f
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Pine Ridge 403-5
      #6b9085
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Emerald Green
      #659287
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  19. Dulux

    1. 30GG 29/196
      #6e9b8a
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 3916 Deep Sea Foam 50GG 30/211
      #5f998c
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. 3884 Sassy Sage 30GG 29/196
      #659383
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  21. Sto

    1. 36120
      #719386
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T45 Cootamundra
      #759e90
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10644
      #759b8b
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  24. Resene

    1. Paradise G68-038-188
      #6a9c95
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Patina G64-038-176
      #639283
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Sikkens

    1. N0.20.50
      #5c9589
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  26. Duron

    1. Rookwood Blue Green
      #79998c
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 28.7%

#6b988c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b988c foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #6b988c">…</p>

#6b988c background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6b988c">…</p>

#6b988c shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b988c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7051404
Binary
01101011, 10011000, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6b988c
LRV
≈ 27.5%
Closest short hex
#698 ΔE = 2.106
RGB
rgb(107, 152, 140)
RGBA
rgba(107, 152, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.381, b: 0.351
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.521%, blue: 0.596%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9725812 / 0xff6b988c
HSL
hsl(164, 18%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(164, 18%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 164° (164.000), saturation: 30% (0.296), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 164.000, saturation: 29.605%, perceived brightness: 54.367%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 167.670, S: 45.777, L: 59.411
Cubehelix
H: -205.140, S: 0.266, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -1.226, S: 0.108, L: 0.538
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.296), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 8% (0.079), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 22.024, Y: 27.475, Z: 28.949
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.350, Y: 27.475
CIELab
L: 59.411, a: -17.943, b: 1.416
CIELuv
L: 59.411, u: -22.204, v: 4.853
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.411, C: 17.998, H: 175.488
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.411, C: 22.728, H: 167.670
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.416, a: -16.728, b: 3.947
CIECAM02
J: 48.552, C: 22.614, h: 179.201, Q: 137.282, M: 19.776, s: 37.954, H: 223.523
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.034, jaune: 0.245, green: 2.977
LMS
L: 23.241, M: 31.319, S: 28.908
YCbCr
Y: 133.827, Cb: 129.392, Cr: 109.097
YCgCo
Y: 137.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 137.177, Db: 4.254, Dr: 57.381
YPbPr
Y: 141.551, Pb: -0.825, Pr: -21.948
xvYCC
Y: 137.567, Cb: 127.275, Cr: 108.720
YIQ
Y: 137.177, I: -22.952, Q: -13.249
YUV
Y: 137.177, U: 1.390, V: -26.475
Munsell Color System
5BG 6/4 ΔE = 3.257
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 10.140

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