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#6ba8bf Hex Color Code

#6ba8bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ba8bf is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6ba8bf is comprised of 41.96% red, 65.88% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6ba8bf has a hue of 196° (degrees), 40% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.68 nm.

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#6ba8bf linear gradient to complementary #ba8970

  1. #6ba8bf
  2. #7fa3b2
  3. #8f9ea4
  4. #9c9997
  5. #a8948a
  6. #b18e7d
  7. #ba8970

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c8aa0
  2. #5694aa
  3. #619eb5
  4. #6ba8bf
  5. #75b2ca
  6. #80bdd4
  7. #8ac7df

Tones

  1. #6ba8bf
  2. #74a5b8
  3. #7ca2b1
  4. #849faa
  5. #8a9ba3
  6. #90989c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6ba8bf to white

  1. #6ba8bf
  2. #85b6c9
  3. #9ec4d4
  4. #b7d3df
  5. #cfe1e9
  6. #e7f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#6ba8bf to black

  1. #6ba8bf
  2. #598a9c
  3. #486d7b
  4. #37515b
  5. #27373d
  6. #181e21
  7. #000000

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#6ba8bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ba8bf foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #6ba8bf">…</p>

#6ba8bf background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6ba8bf">…</p>

#6ba8bf shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ba8bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7055551
Binary
01101011, 10101000, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#6ba8bf
LRV
≈ 34.9%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.582
RGB
rgb(107, 168, 191)
RGBA
rgba(107, 168, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.361, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.558%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9721665 / 0xff6ba8bf
HSL
hsl(196, 40%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 40%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.429), saturation: 44% (0.440), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 196.429, saturation: 43.979%, perceived brightness: 60.942%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.943, S: 60.562, L: 65.663
Cubehelix
H: -170.375, S: 0.502, L: 0.597
TSL
T: -1.815, S: 0.144, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.440), magenta: 12% (0.120), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 29.467, Y: 34.891, Z: 54.462
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.294, Y: 34.891
CIELab
L: 65.663, a: -13.594, b: -17.961
CIELuv
L: 65.663, u: -28.400, v: -25.521
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.663, C: 22.526, H: 232.879
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.663, C: 38.182, H: 221.943
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.068, a: -14.323, b: -13.319
CIECAM02
J: 55.115, C: 34.024, h: 223.515, Q: 146.267, M: 29.754, s: 45.102, H: 283.537
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.142, jaune: -3.014, green: 3.166
LMS
L: 27.738, M: 38.826, S: 54.121
YCbCr
Y: 146.889, Cb: 147.125, Cr: 99.588
YCgCo
Y: 158.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 5.750
YDbDr
Y: 152.383, Db: 58.109, Dr: 86.304
YPbPr
Y: 156.663, Pb: 18.515, Pr: -31.558
xvYCC
Y: 150.546, Cb: 144.264, Cr: 100.278
YIQ
Y: 152.383, I: -43.728, Q: -5.743
YUV
Y: 152.383, U: 19.005, V: -39.815
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.253
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.881

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