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#6b9dbc Hex Color Code

#6b9dbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b9dbc is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6b9dbc is comprised of 41.96% red, 61.57% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b9dbc has a hue of 203° (degrees), 38% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.9 nm.

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#6b9dbc linear gradient to complementary #b49273

  1. #6b9dbc
  2. #7d9bb0
  3. #8b99a4
  4. #979898
  5. #a2968b
  6. #ac947f
  7. #b49273

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e819e
  2. #578aa8
  3. #6193b2
  4. #6b9dbc
  5. #75a7c6
  6. #7fb0d0
  7. #89bada

Tones

  1. #6b9dbc
  2. #749cb5
  3. #7c9aaf
  4. #8399a8
  5. #8997a1
  6. #8f969b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6b9dbc to white

  1. #6b9dbc
  2. #85adc7
  3. #9ebdd2
  4. #b6cddd
  5. #cfdde8
  6. #e7eef4
  7. #ffffff

#6b9dbc to black

  1. #6b9dbc
  2. #59819a
  3. #486679
  4. #374c5a
  5. #27343c
  6. #171d21
  7. #000000

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  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 0.187 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cornwall Blue X76R162C
      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ Placid Pool X77R163C
      #67a0bc
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Thesus / CL 2254D
      #679ebd
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #6599b5
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor Blue / 70BG 32/238
      #649dbc
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. ★ Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Venetian Crystal 5
      #629dc2
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Arctic Flow 90BG 33/249
      #609dbc
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 30-d5
      #579dbe
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  16. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5024
      #6f9eb7
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Cool Blue / FS098
      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Spirited Flight
      #5b98ba
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5808 - Lake Lucerne
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  27. Ford

    1. Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Lakeland Blue
      #5fa2c3
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  31. Bristol

    1. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Seventh Heaven / T12 40.E5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Blue Monet / T69-6
      #5e99bf
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 116-12 U
      #61a1c0
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. 2389 U
      #619ec6
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-33-5 Sea Breeze
      #62a0bd
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  37. Plascon

    1. Adonis Blue B2-D2-2
      #74a0b8
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7343 - Birds Egg Blue
      #5b99ba
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  41. Caparol

    1. 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 72 7 218 / Aquamarin 30
      #6c98b0
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

#6b9dbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b9dbc foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6b9dbc">…</p>

#6b9dbc background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #6b9dbc">…</p>

#6b9dbc shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b9dbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7052732
Binary
01101011, 10011101, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6b9dbc
LRV
≈ 30.9%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 1.806
RGB
rgb(107, 157, 188)
RGBA
rgba(107, 157, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.347, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9724484 / 0xff6b9dbc
HSL
hsl(203, 38%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 38%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.963), saturation: 43% (0.431), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 202.963, saturation: 43.085%, perceived brightness: 58.062%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.539, S: 56.308, L: 62.397
Cubehelix
H: -162.449, S: 0.468, L: 0.570
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.131, L: 0.571
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.431), magenta: 16% (0.165), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 27.194, Y: 30.869, Z: 52.092
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.280, Y: 30.869
CIELab
L: 62.397, a: -8.446, b: -21.257
CIELuv
L: 62.397, u: -23.998, v: -31.319
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.397, C: 22.873, H: 248.330
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.397, C: 39.456, H: 232.539
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.560, a: -9.860, b: -16.698
CIECAM02
J: 51.637, C: 33.937, h: 233.890, Q: 141.576, M: 29.678, s: 45.785, H: 295.826
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -3.615, green: 2.547
LMS
L: 24.729, M: 33.584, S: 51.729
YCbCr
Y: 141.051, Cb: 149.009, Cr: 103.849
YCgCo
Y: 152.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 145.584, Db: 63.823, Dr: 73.377
YPbPr
Y: 148.582, Pb: 21.250, Pr: -26.426
xvYCC
Y: 143.606, Cb: 146.667, Cr: 104.787
YIQ
Y: 145.584, I: -39.745, Q: -0.928
YUV
Y: 145.584, U: 20.874, V: -33.850
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.023
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 5.710

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