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Natural Color System / NCS S 3020-B30G / #6b989a Hex Color Code

#6b989a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b989a is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6b989a is comprised of 41.96% red, 59.61% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #6b989a has a hue of 183° (degrees), 19% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.5 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6b989a linear gradient to complementary #9a6c6b

  1. #6b989a
  2. #769192
  3. #808a8a
  4. #888382
  5. #8f7b7a
  6. #957473
  7. #9a6c6b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #507d7f
  2. #598688
  3. #628f91
  4. #6b989a
  5. #74a1a3
  6. #7dabad
  7. #86b4b6

Tints and Shades

#6b989a to white

  1. #6b989a
  2. #83a9aa
  3. #9cb9bb
  4. #b4cacb
  5. #cddcdc
  6. #e6edee
  7. #ffffff

#6b989a to black

  1. #6b989a
  2. #597d7f
  3. #476364
  4. #374a4b
  5. #263233
  6. #171c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Island Turquoise / 90GG 29/164
      #6b9a9c
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Teal Lake / 90GG 30/195
      #649ea1
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Palmetto / PPG1146-5
      #6d9a9b
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Palmetto / 456-5
      #6b9a9b
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Teal Tease
      #6b9597
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Teal Tease / 7479
      #6b9597
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Teal Tease / 7479
      #6b9597
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Green
      #71999c
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Marlin Turquoise
      #6f9da3
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Peacock Plume
      #67989d
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ Tibet 13
      #70989c
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ Eiger 4
      #74989c
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Baltic Sea / T77-6
      #6d9c9f
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  11. Audi

    1. ★ Jaspisgruen Metallic / 4N, LX6V
      #6a9497
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B30G
      #6f9598
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 4020-B50G
      #739896
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7471 - Teal Lake
      #63999d
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  14. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS892
      #739797
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Virtue / D911
      #749999
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Estuary / D842
      #729ca2
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B40G
      #6a9896
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. S 3020-B50G
      #6d9a96
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Bounce G66-033-201
      #679394
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-30-5 Neptune
      #639b9e
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 4-29-5 Alpine Meadow
      #679c9a
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7314-52 Champs-Élysées
      #6c9ca1
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6155-52 Champs-Élysées
      #6c9ca1
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Still Waters
      #729595
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ Sea Urchin 2
      #6c9393
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 10BG 26/134
      #6d9294
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Famen Temple / CL 2145D
      #6e9b99
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Balboa
      #609899
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10673
      #769b9d
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Aegean Aqua
      #769b9b
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Symphony Blue Green Light
      #749593
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 1997 Aqua
      #659ca1
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Clearwater Blue
      #749d9d
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Laugh Out Loud / 31B-5
      #6a9c9a
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 123-5 U
      #609499
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. P 122-13 U
      #5b979a
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Azure Water / 677
      #699c9a
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Peacock Plume - 0020
      #739694
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Cloudburst - 6487
      #5c9598
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Teal Tease / 7479
      #779b9a
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-c5
      #5c9599
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  35. Levis

    1. Katoenfabriek
      #749d9b
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  36. Behr

    1. PMD-35 Blue Agave
      #739393
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  37. Sikkens

    1. P0.15.55
      #729c99
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  38. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Tree Swing Green C18
      #779997
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.906 #64
      #759494
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  40. Sto

    1. 35410
      #689aa2
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  41. Mylands of London

    1. Sea Blue
      #759aa0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 29.4%

#6b989a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b989a foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6b989a">…</p>

#6b989a background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #6b989a">…</p>

#6b989a shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b989a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7051418
Binary
01101011, 10011000, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#6b989a
LRV
≈ 27.9%
Closest short hex
#699 ΔE = 1.468
RGB
rgb(107, 152, 154)
RGBA
rgba(107, 152, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.368, b: 0.373
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.510%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9725798 / 0xff6b989a
HSL
hsl(183, 19%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(183, 19%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 183° (182.553), saturation: 31% (0.305), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 182.553, saturation: 30.519%, perceived brightness: 55.026%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 196.162, S: 48.266, L: 59.811
Cubehelix
H: -185.693, S: 0.297, L: 0.544
TSL
T: -1.531, S: 0.110, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.305), magenta: 1% (0.013), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 23.122, Y: 27.914, Z: 34.735
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.325, Y: 27.914
CIELab
L: 59.811, a: -14.642, b: -5.949
CIELuv
L: 59.811, u: -22.127, v: -6.412
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.811, C: 15.804, H: 202.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.811, C: 23.037, H: 196.162
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.834, a: -14.340, b: -1.996
CIECAM02
J: 48.967, C: 23.584, h: 202.058, Q: 137.868, M: 20.624, s: 38.677, H: 256.121
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.082, jaune: -0.984, green: 2.734
LMS
L: 23.295, M: 31.327, S: 34.608
YCbCr
Y: 135.199, Cb: 135.538, Cr: 108.103
YCgCo
Y: 141.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 138.773, Db: 22.916, Dr: 60.419
YPbPr
Y: 142.559, Pb: 6.175, Pr: -22.592
xvYCC
Y: 138.433, Cb: 133.424, Cr: 108.154
YIQ
Y: 138.773, I: -27.450, Q: -8.893
YUV
Y: 138.773, U: 7.494, V: -27.875
Munsell Color System
5B 6/4 ΔE = 3.831
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 12.479

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