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#6b9cce Hex Color Code

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#6b9cce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b9cce is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b9cce is comprised of 41.96% red, 61.18% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6b9cce has a hue of 210° (degrees), 50% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.5 nm.

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#6b9cce linear gradient to complementary #bda77c

  1. #6b9cce
  2. #7f9ec1
  3. #909fb3
  4. #9da1a5
  5. #a9a398
  6. #b4a58a
  7. #bda77c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c80b0
  2. #5789ba
  3. #6192c4
  4. #6b9cce
  5. #75a6d8
  6. #7fb0e3
  7. #8ab9ed

Tones

  1. #6b9cce
  2. #769cc6
  3. #809cbe
  4. #889cb5
  5. #909dad
  6. #979da5
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#6b9cce to white

  1. #6b9cce
  2. #86acd6
  3. #9fbcde
  4. #b8cce7
  5. #d0ddef
  6. #e7eef7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b9cce to black

  1. #6b9cce
  2. #5980a8
  3. #486584
  4. #384c62
  5. #273341
  6. #181d23
  7. #000000 / #000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6c9cd1
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ French Blue Room / 33BB 32/308
      #719ace
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Gulf Stream 570B-5
      #689ecf
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Periwinkle P530-4
      #82a3d9
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  3. 1829

    1. ★ Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 33BB 32/308
      #689dcc
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 45BB 37/281
      #7ca4d3
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Aphrodite A47-4
      #6a98cc
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Blue Hyacinth A46-4
      #7d98c3
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Lac Riviera
      #619ad2
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Gênes
      #5197d0
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  9. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Chambers - 4246
      #6c97ca
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Blue Abundance - 4238
      #7d96c1
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  10. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #6d9ad1
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Wedgewood
      #879ebe
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/18
      #7098c4
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2010 Blue Flame
      #5d9dd1
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. 1-36-5 Azuro
      #6495cf
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Rackham Blue
      #689fd8
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Stardust Blue
      #689dc7
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ T2.32.55
      #649fcf
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. S9.35.56
      #53a1d0
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2010-5
      #6a97c4
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. T2006-1
      #7a9fd0
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. American Dream
      #6998d0
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Key Largo
      #5297cf
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  17. Plascon

    1. Tropic Breeze B3-B2-1
      #5ca0d8
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Frosted Edge B4-D2-2
      #849cc4
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  18. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C50
      #5c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Fragrance / 9191
      #6498d2
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Aqua Young / 9207
      #409dd9
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Regatta / T12 40.E3
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  21. Bristol

    1. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #58a5d7
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  23. Caran d'Ache

    1. 662 Genuine Cobalt Blue
      #63a2d4
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 755 Gray Blue
      #5ea7d9
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1555-R80B
      #649dda
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 1560-R90B
      #3c9bd5
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Emotion / NP PB 1518 T
      #7ba1ce
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Fresco Blue / NP PB 1521 T
      #7da0c6
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Jacob's Room / 33BB 32/308
      #6f9dc5
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Periwinkle Blue / 30BB 33/235
      #7e9ebc
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Ocean Wave
      #6591c9
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Boudoir Blue / PPG1244-4
      #7ea3d2
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Bell
      #7798ca
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7271 - South Port
      #7498bf
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 7327 - Breathtaking Blue
      #4c9dd2
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  33. KILZ

    1. Lake Periwinkle / B891
      #7d9dc5
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Nantucket Shore / C751
      #7ba3c4
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Breathtaking Blue
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  36. Berger

    1. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #569ad7
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. South Port / 7271
      #7d98c4
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  37. Sto

    1. 35110
      #6695c1
      ΔE = 3.162 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 2237
      #509cd5
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 1046
      #859fbe
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  40. General Paint

    1. Hydrangea / CL 2354D
      #7e9ac5
      ΔE = 3.285 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Maltese / CL 2315D
      #6d9fc7
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 3.287 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  42. Brillux

    1. 57.18.18
      #7b9cd0
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 54.15.18
      #859acb
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  44. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5204T Violet Veil
      #7ca1c9
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  45. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 3.444 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 7353-42 Sound of Music
      #839ec8
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  48. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Brazilian Blue / 817
      #6f95cd
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  49. Resene

    1. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Delta Blue B71-053-258
      #7c9acd
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  50. RAL

    1. RAL 260 60 30
      #5e96c3
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. RAL 260 60 25
      #6a96ba
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Sultry Step 27-9
      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  52. ICI Paints

    1. Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  53. Diamond Vogel

    1. Himalaya Sky / 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  54. Colortrend

    1. 0597
      #7e98c3
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 0611
      #7296cf
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  55. Duron

    1. Jacaranda
      #56a3db
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  56. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-d
      #7e9ed2
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  58. California Paints

    1. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  59. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Blue Star
      #4d99ce
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  60. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  61. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B41 Bluebell
      #5b94d0
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  62. CIL

    1. Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Ticking Stripe
      #7f9dbe
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  63. Disney

    1. 3A-20-2 Dragon Fly
      #849ecd
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. TSE3-1 Wendy Darling
      #899dc7
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  64. Homebase

    1. Marine Blue
      #5a91c7
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  65. Pantone / PMS

    1. 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 659
      #7896cf
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  66. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 4.464 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  67. Laura Ashley

    1. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  68. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6119
      #7e94b9
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 6053
      #59a2ce
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  69. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. By the Shore / 36D-3
      #4c9be1
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  70. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  71. Wattyl

    1. Darling Harbour / D80W
      #6d8fb7
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  72. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. S 2030-R80B
      #7f94c4
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 29.7%

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#6b9cce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b9cce foreground

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="color: #6b9cce">…</p>

#6b9cce background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6b9cce">…</p>

#6b9cce shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b9cce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7052494
Binary
01101011, 10011100, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#6b9cce
LRV
≈ 31.4%
Closest short hex
#69c ΔE = 1.223
RGB
rgb(107, 156, 206)
RGBA
rgba(107, 156, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.333, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 54.815%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9724722 / 0xff6b9cce
HSL
hsl(210, 50%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 50%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.303), saturation: 48% (0.481), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 210.303, saturation: 48.058%, perceived brightness: 58.884%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.719, S: 58.953, L: 62.808
Cubehelix
H: -153.451, S: 0.577, L: 0.576
TSL
T: -1.728, S: 0.141, L: 0.577
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 29.089, Y: 31.357, Z: 62.900
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.254, Y: 31.357
CIELab
L: 62.808, a: -2.739, b: -30.693
CIELuv
L: 62.808, u: -23.478, v: -47.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.808, C: 30.815, H: 264.900
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.808, C: 53.026, H: 243.719
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.997, a: -5.271, b: -27.401
CIECAM02
J: 52.043, C: 41.249, h: 245.208, Q: 142.132, M: 36.071, s: 50.377, H: 303.655
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -5.291, green: 2.277
LMS
L: 24.572, M: 33.145, S: 62.370
YCbCr
Y: 142.311, Cb: 157.202, Cr: 102.939
YCoCg
Y: 156.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 147.049, Db: 88.700, Dr: 76.167
YPbPr
Y: 149.163, Pb: 30.635, Pr: -26.800
xvYCC
Y: 144.105, Cb: 154.911, Cr: 104.458
YIQ
Y: 147.049, I: -45.253, Q: 5.195
YUV
Y: 147.049, U: 29.011, V: -35.136
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 1.657
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 5.522

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