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#6c8897 Hex Color Code

#6c8897 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8897 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8897 is comprised of 42.35% red, 53.33% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8897 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 17% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.48 nm.

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#6c8897 linear gradient to complementary #947e6f

  1. #6c8897
  2. #748690
  3. #7c858a
  4. #838383
  5. #89817c
  6. #8f8076
  7. #947e6f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54707e
  2. #5c7886
  3. #64808f
  4. #6c8897
  5. #74909f
  6. #7c99a8
  7. #85a1b1

Tints and Shades

#6c8897 to white

  1. #6c8897
  2. #849ba8
  3. #9caeb9
  4. #b4c2ca
  5. #cdd6db
  6. #e6eaed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c8897 to black

  1. #6c8897
  2. #5a707c
  3. #485962
  4. #374349
  5. #262e32
  6. #171a1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 0.507 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 0.611 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Oxford College / T12 43.F10
      #6b848e
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  3. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 0.661 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ Pow-wow
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ Buckland Blue / HC-151
      #628798
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. New Look

    1. ★ Ripples on the Water / A08-03
      #6c8592
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2179 U
      #708a96
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 17-4111 TPG
      #758a98
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls / 452-5
      #618396
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Gray
      #6d818f
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Abacus B63-019-235
      #768993
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  24. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ Biscay Bay FF80-3
      #718590
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. PMD-55 Silent Tide
      #748a93
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Belle Grove Victory Blue
      #688291
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. Glidden

    1. ★ Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  30. Martha Stewart Living

    1. North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  35. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  36. Brillux

    1. 63.09.21
      #688293
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  37. Sikkens

    1. S0.20.50
      #638a9d
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  38. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  39. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  40. Messerschmitt

    1. Lichtblau / 8897
      #628392
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  42. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  44. Chrysler

    1. Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  45. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25189
      #748a93
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  46. Dulux Australia

    1. Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  47. Albany Paint

    1. Bluestone
      #72848e
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  48. Sico

    1. 6169-52 Castle Blue
      #748b94
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  49. Caparol

    1. 40/17
      #748490
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#6c8897 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8897 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6c8897">…</p>

#6c8897 background

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="background-color: #6c8897">…</p>

#6c8897 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8897">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7112855
Binary
01101100, 10001000, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#6c8897
LRV
≈ 23.0%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 1.318
RGB
rgb(108, 136, 151)
RGBA
rgba(108, 136, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.344, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 49.003%, blue: 59.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9664361 / 0xff6c8897
HSL
hsl(201, 17%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 17%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.930), saturation: 28% (0.285), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 200.930, saturation: 28.477%, perceived brightness: 51.047%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.500, S: 37.890, L: 55.103
Cubehelix
H: -164.939, S: 0.244, L: 0.507
TSL
T: -1.933, S: 0.082, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.285), magenta: 10% (0.099), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 20.573, Y: 23.030, Z: 32.633
xyY
x: 0.270, y: 0.302, Y: 23.030
CIELab
L: 55.103, a: -6.272, b: -11.252
CIELuv
L: 55.103, u: -14.656, v: -15.444
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.103, C: 12.882, H: 240.864
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.103, C: 21.291, H: 226.500
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.990, a: -7.460, b: -6.725
CIECAM02
J: 44.263, C: 21.124, h: 229.286, Q: 131.078, M: 18.473, s: 37.541, H: 290.445
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -1.931, green: 1.644
LMS
L: 19.670, M: 24.817, S: 32.467
YCbCr
Y: 127.098, Cb: 138.729, Cr: 114.643
YCgCo
Y: 132.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: 16.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.338, Db: 32.595, Dr: 40.579
YPbPr
Y: 131.116, Pb: 10.720, Pr: -14.690
xvYCC
Y: 128.606, Cb: 137.417, Cr: 115.096
YIQ
Y: 129.338, I: -21.499, Q: -1.254
YUV
Y: 129.338, U: 10.661, V: -18.720
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 3.424
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.278

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