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#6c8b9c Hex Color Code

#6c8b9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8b9c is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8b9c is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.51% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8b9c has a hue of 201° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.24 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#6c8b9c linear gradient to complementary #99806f

  1. #6c8b9c
  2. #768994
  3. #7e878d
  4. #868685
  5. #8d847e
  6. #938276
  7. #99806f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537282
  2. #5b7a8b
  3. #648393
  4. #6c8b9c
  5. #7494a5
  6. #7d9cad
  7. #85a5b6

Tints and Shades

#6c8b9c to white

  1. #6c8b9c
  2. #849dac
  3. #9cb0bc
  4. #b4c3cc
  5. #cdd7dd
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6c8b9c to black

  1. #6c8b9c
  2. #5a7280
  3. #485b65
  4. #37444c
  5. #272f33
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Sea Smoke / T12 44.E9
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Sydney Harbour / 1028
      #6e92a5
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Ferry Spray
      #728da2
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  10. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Sea Reflections / 1664
      #7193a4
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étang
      #648899
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Amulette bleue
      #648496
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7697 U
      #698fa4
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2178 C
      #6b8f9c
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  23. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  28. Bristol

    1. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  32. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  33. Glidden

    1. Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  37. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  38. Olympic

    1. Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  39. Behr

    1. 560F-5 Bleached Denim
      #788fa0
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7367 - Storm Blue Sky
      #5e899e
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 21.8%

#6c8b9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8b9c foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #6c8b9c">…</p>

#6c8b9c background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #6c8b9c">…</p>

#6c8b9c shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8b9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113628
Binary
01101100, 10001011, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#6c8b9c
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 1.504
RGB
rgb(108, 139, 156)
RGBA
rgba(108, 139, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.345, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.497%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663588 / 0xff6c8b9c
HSL
hsl(201, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 20%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.250), saturation: 31% (0.308), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 201.250, saturation: 30.769%, perceived brightness: 52.030%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.420, S: 40.845, L: 56.141
Cubehelix
H: -164.548, S: 0.273, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -1.942, S: 0.089, L: 0.516
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.308), magenta: 11% (0.109), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 21.416, Y: 24.053, Z: 34.960
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.299, Y: 24.053
CIELab
L: 56.141, a: -6.697, b: -12.572
CIELuv
L: 56.141, u: -16.035, v: -17.450
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.141, C: 14.244, H: 241.956
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.141, C: 23.699, H: 227.420
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.044, a: -7.881, b: -7.934
CIECAM02
J: 45.285, C: 22.962, h: 230.005, Q: 132.583, M: 20.080, s: 38.917, H: 291.294
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.150, green: 1.778
LMS
L: 20.349, M: 25.975, S: 34.771
YCbCr
Y: 129.100, Cb: 140.051, Cr: 113.184
YCgCo
Y: 135.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 131.669, Db: 36.611, Dr: 45.012
YPbPr
Y: 133.621, Pb: 12.065, Pr: -16.282
xvYCC
Y: 130.757, Cb: 138.598, Cr: 113.697
YIQ
Y: 131.669, I: -23.929, Q: -1.266
YUV
Y: 131.669, U: 11.974, V: -20.765
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 4.221
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.461

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