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#6bacb7 Hex Color Code

#6bacb7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6bacb7 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6bacb7 is comprised of 41.96% red, 67.45% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6bacb7 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.81 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6bacb7 linear gradient to complementary #b8766a

  1. #6bacb7
  2. #80a4aa
  3. #8f9b9d
  4. #9c9290
  5. #a78983
  6. #b08076
  7. #b8766a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c8d98
  2. #5697a2
  3. #61a2ac
  4. #6bacb7
  5. #76b7c2
  6. #80c1cc
  7. #8bccd7

Tones

  1. #6bacb7
  2. #73a8b1
  3. #7ba3aa
  4. #819fa4
  5. #879a9d
  6. #8c9697
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6bacb7 to white

  1. #6bacb7
  2. #85bac3
  3. #9ec7cf
  4. #b7d5da
  5. #cfe3e7
  6. #e7f1f3
  7. #ffffff

#6bacb7 to black

  1. #6bacb7
  2. #598d96
  3. #486f76
  4. #375358
  5. #27383b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 26-d3
      #77b0bb
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  3. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  12. KILZ

    1. ★ Water Oasis / D851
      #72b0b8
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Paradise Waters / D871
      #7bafb6
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2218 C
      #72b0bd
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ 7709 C
      #63b1bc
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. Finger Lakes 30BG 39/258
      #58abb9
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 4003 Barondale Blue 10BG 39/219
      #65abb0
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  19. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  22. Glidden

    1. Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Sea Of Turquoise / 90GG 37/212
      #70aeb2
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Let's Have a Party / 32B-5
      #70b2b8
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. Dulux

    1. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 32.4%

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#6bacb7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6bacb7 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6bacb7">…</p>

#6bacb7 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6bacb7">…</p>

#6bacb7 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6bacb7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7056567
Binary
01101011, 10101100, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6bacb7
LRV
≈ 36.0%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 2.498
RGB
rgb(107, 172, 183)
RGBA
rgba(107, 172, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.372, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.557%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9720649 / 0xff6bacb7
HSL
hsl(189, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 35%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.684), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 188.684, saturation: 41.530%, perceived brightness: 61.516%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 207.509, S: 60.807, L: 66.556
Cubehelix
H: -179.260, S: 0.476, L: 0.603
TSL
T: -1.643, S: 0.146, L: 0.603
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.415), magenta: 6% (0.060), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 29.360, Y: 36.048, Z: 50.201
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.312, Y: 36.048
CIELab
L: 66.556, a: -17.852, b: -12.169
CIELuv
L: 66.556, u: -30.181, v: -15.717
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.556, C: 21.605, H: 214.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.556, C: 34.028, H: 207.509
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.040, a: -17.781, b: -7.547
CIECAM02
J: 56.086, C: 31.897, h: 210.988, Q: 147.550, M: 27.893, s: 43.479, H: 267.878
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.105, jaune: -2.005, green: 3.520
LMS
L: 28.848, M: 40.839, S: 49.946
YCbCr
Y: 148.121, Cb: 142.449, Cr: 98.684
YCgCo
Y: 158.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: 7.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.819, Db: 43.913, Dr: 89.032
YPbPr
Y: 158.947, Pb: 12.975, Pr: -33.006
xvYCC
Y: 152.507, Cb: 139.398, Cr: 99.006
YIQ
Y: 153.819, I: -42.255, Q: -10.322
YUV
Y: 153.819, U: 14.361, V: -41.075
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.065
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.783

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