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#6c8a9b Hex Color Code

#6c8a9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8a9b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8a9b is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.12% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8a9b has a hue of 202° (degrees), 19% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.07 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6c8a9b linear gradient to complementary #98806f

  1. #6c8a9b
  2. #758894
  3. #7e878c
  4. #858585
  5. #8c837e
  6. #928276
  7. #98806f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537182
  2. #5c798a
  3. #648292
  4. #6c8a9b
  5. #7492a4
  6. #7d9bac
  7. #85a4b5

Tints and Shades

#6c8a9b to white

  1. #6c8a9b
  2. #849dab
  3. #9cb0bb
  4. #b4c3cc
  5. #cdd7dd
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6c8a9b to black

  1. #6c8a9b
  2. #5a727f
  3. #485a65
  4. #37444b
  5. #272e33
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Sea Smoke / T12 44.E9
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 8201 C
      #67899c
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ 10263 C
      #768b99
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Cambridge Blue
      #6790a1
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  17. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  23. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  24. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 5388
      #6589a1
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. Glidden

    1. Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  32. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Roadster Blue
      #5e889e
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  35. Bristol

    1. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  37. Olympic

    1. Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Mascarade
      #5f8ba0
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7367 - Storm Blue Sky
      #5e899e
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Protocol Blue 90BG 27/186
      #5f8ba1
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  41. Behr

    1. 560F-5 Bleached Denim
      #788fa0
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  43. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  44. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  46. Caparol

    1. 2420
      #608498
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 21.3%

#6c8a9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8a9b foreground

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="color: #6c8a9b">…</p>

#6c8a9b background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #6c8a9b">…</p>

#6c8a9b shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8a9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113371
Binary
01101100, 10001010, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6c8a9b
LRV
≈ 23.7%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 1.364
RGB
rgb(108, 138, 155)
RGBA
rgba(108, 138, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.344, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.495%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663845 / 0xff6c8a9b
HSL
hsl(202, 19%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 19%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.702), saturation: 30% (0.303), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 201.702, saturation: 30.323%, perceived brightness: 51.737%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.047, S: 40.040, L: 55.817
Cubehelix
H: -163.995, S: 0.267, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -1.955, S: 0.087, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.303), magenta: 11% (0.110), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 21.187, Y: 23.731, Z: 34.468
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.299, Y: 23.731
CIELab
L: 55.817, a: -6.389, b: -12.484
CIELuv
L: 55.817, u: -15.587, v: -17.340
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.817, C: 14.023, H: 242.897
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.817, C: 23.316, H: 228.047
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.714, a: -7.614, b: -7.851
CIECAM02
J: 44.965, C: 22.628, h: 230.678, Q: 132.114, M: 19.788, s: 38.701, H: 292.084
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.138, green: 1.724
LMS
L: 20.123, M: 25.586, S: 34.282
YCbCr
Y: 128.498, Cb: 139.903, Cr: 113.623
YCgCo
Y: 134.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 130.968, Db: 36.161, Dr: 43.679
YPbPr
Y: 132.834, Pb: 11.950, Pr: -15.782
xvYCC
Y: 130.081, Cb: 138.497, Cr: 114.137
YIQ
Y: 130.968, I: -23.333, Q: -1.054
YUV
Y: 130.968, U: 11.827, V: -20.150
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 3.963
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.658

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