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Opaltone / OMS 5306 / #6baab9 Hex Color Code

#6baab9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6baab9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6baab9 is comprised of 41.96% red, 66.67% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #6baab9 has a hue of 192° (degrees), 36% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.65 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6baab9 linear gradient to complementary #b87c6c

  1. #6baab9
  2. #7fa3ac
  3. #8f9b9f
  4. #9c9492
  5. #a78c85
  6. #b08479
  7. #b87c6c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c8b9a
  2. #5695a4
  3. #61a0af
  4. #6baab9
  5. #75b4c4
  6. #80bfce
  7. #8acad9

Tones

  1. #6baab9
  2. #74a6b2
  3. #7ba2ac
  4. #829ea5
  5. #889a9f
  6. #8d9698
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6baab9 to white

  1. #6baab9
  2. #85b8c4
  3. #9ec6d0
  4. #b7d4dc
  5. #cfe2e7
  6. #e7f1f3
  7. #ffffff

#6baab9 to black

  1. #6baab9
  2. #598b97
  3. #486e77
  4. #375258
  5. #27373b
  6. #181f21
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5daec3
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 26-d3
      #77b0bb
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2219 U
      #6ba5b4
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 2218 C
      #72b0bd
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Deepest Aqua / 30BG 33/207
      #68a2b2
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1194T Cozy Blue
      #5ca8b8
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  20. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  22. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  23. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  24. Little Greene

    1. Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. AMC

    1. Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  26. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  27. British Standard

    1. BS381 112 - Arctic blue / Fiesta Blue
      #5ea3b3
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Finger Lakes 30BG 39/258
      #58abb9
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Sea Breeze / T12 45.F6
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  30. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  31. Bristol

    1. Sea Breeze / P128-C5
      #55a7ba
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 33.1%

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#6baab9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6baab9 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6baab9">…</p>

#6baab9 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #6baab9">…</p>

#6baab9 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6baab9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7056057
Binary
01101011, 10101010, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#6baab9
LRV
≈ 35.4%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 0.846
RGB
rgb(107, 170, 185)
RGBA
rgba(107, 170, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.368, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.556%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9721159 / 0xff6baab9
HSL
hsl(192, 36%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 36%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (191.538), saturation: 42% (0.422), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 191.538, saturation: 42.162%, perceived brightness: 61.118%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.818, S: 60.405, L: 66.040
Cubehelix
H: -176.072, S: 0.478, L: 0.599
TSL
T: -1.702, S: 0.144, L: 0.600
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.422), magenta: 8% (0.081), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 29.192, Y: 35.376, Z: 51.180
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.306, Y: 35.376
CIELab
L: 66.040, a: -16.274, b: -14.055
CIELuv
L: 66.040, u: -29.323, v: -18.911
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.040, C: 21.503, H: 220.816
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.040, C: 34.892, H: 212.818
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.478, a: -16.477, b: -9.384
CIECAM02
J: 55.526, C: 32.288, h: 215.488, Q: 146.811, M: 28.235, s: 43.855, H: 273.611
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.118, jaune: -2.333, green: 3.371
LMS
L: 28.278, M: 39.823, S: 50.899
YCbCr
Y: 147.309, Cb: 143.909, Cr: 99.278
YCgCo
Y: 158.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 152.873, Db: 48.345, Dr: 87.234
YPbPr
Y: 157.661, Pb: 14.745, Pr: -32.190
xvYCC
Y: 151.403, Cb: 140.952, Cr: 99.723
YIQ
Y: 152.873, I: -42.349, Q: -8.655
YUV
Y: 152.873, U: 15.811, V: -40.245
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.057
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.483

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