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#6ba6bb Hex Color Code

#6ba6bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ba6bb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6ba6bb is comprised of 41.96% red, 65.1% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #6ba6bb has a hue of 196° (degrees), 37% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.05 nm.

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#6ba6bb linear gradient to complementary #b7856f

  1. #6ba6bb
  2. #7ea1ae
  3. #8e9ba1
  4. #9a9695
  5. #a59088
  6. #af8b7b
  7. #b7856f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c889c
  2. #5792a6
  3. #619cb1
  4. #6ba6bb
  5. #75b0c5
  6. #80bbd0
  7. #8ac5db

Tones

  1. #6ba6bb
  2. #74a3b4
  3. #7ba0ae
  4. #829da7
  5. #8899a0
  6. #8e969a
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#6ba6bb to white

  1. #6ba6bb
  2. #85b4c6
  3. #9ec3d1
  4. #b7d2dd
  5. #cfe1e8
  6. #e7f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#6ba6bb to black

  1. #6ba6bb
  2. #598899
  3. #486b78
  4. #375059
  5. #27363c
  6. #181e21
  7. #000000

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  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 549 C
      #6ba4b8
      ΔE = 0.774 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 7695 C
      #7ba7bc
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Academy Blue / T12 44.E7
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 0.865 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Santa Maria Blue 70BG 36/220
      #64a3ba
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1204T Blue Quilt
      #60a6bc
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 3212T Blue Crock
      #5fabc3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 7321-42 Overalls
      #6ea2b9
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 28-d5
      #67a0b1
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Tampa Turquoise
      #71aac1
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ I've Got the Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Academy Blue / P117-C4
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Plascon

    1. ★ Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  25. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  26. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  27. Dulux

    1. Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  28. Glidden

    1. Deepest Aqua / 30BG 33/207
      #68a2b2
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  29. Olympic

    1. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  30. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  31. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  32. Freightliner

    1. Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  33. Kenworth USA

    1. Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  34. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. Hidden Harbor / 70BG 32/238
      #649fb2
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

#6ba6bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ba6bb foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #6ba6bb">…</p>

#6ba6bb background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #6ba6bb">…</p>

#6ba6bb shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ba6bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7055035
Binary
01101011, 10100110, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#6ba6bb
LRV
≈ 34.0%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.431
RGB
rgb(107, 166, 187)
RGBA
rgba(107, 166, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.361, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.553%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9722181 / 0xff6ba6bb
HSL
hsl(196, 37%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 37%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.750), saturation: 43% (0.428), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 195.750, saturation: 42.781%, perceived brightness: 60.225%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.516, S: 59.334, L: 64.950
Cubehelix
H: -171.181, S: 0.477, L: 0.591
TSL
T: -1.798, S: 0.140, L: 0.591
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.428), magenta: 11% (0.112), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 28.666, Y: 33.984, Z: 52.053
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.296, Y: 33.984
CIELab
L: 64.950, a: -13.612, b: -16.815
CIELuv
L: 64.950, u: -27.658, v: -23.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.950, C: 21.634, H: 231.009
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.950, C: 36.382, H: 220.516
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.296, a: -14.243, b: -12.134
CIECAM02
J: 54.350, C: 32.866, h: 222.302, Q: 145.248, M: 28.741, s: 44.483, H: 282.061
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.819, green: 3.103
LMS
L: 27.153, M: 37.836, S: 51.737
YCbCr
Y: 145.489, Cb: 145.951, Cr: 100.608
YCgCo
Y: 156.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.753, Db: 54.543, Dr: 83.204
YPbPr
Y: 154.945, Pb: 17.285, Pr: -30.466
xvYCC
Y: 149.070, Cb: 143.184, Cr: 101.238
YIQ
Y: 150.753, I: -41.894, Q: -5.942
YUV
Y: 150.753, U: 17.838, V: -38.385
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 1.862
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.372

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