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#6c8c9b Hex Color Code

#6c8c9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8c9b is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6c8c9b is comprised of 42.35% red, 54.9% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8c9b has a hue of 199° (degrees), 19% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.14 nm.

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#6c8c9b linear gradient to complementary #997e6e

  1. #6c8c9b
  2. #768a93
  3. #7e878c
  4. #868584
  5. #8d837d
  6. #938075
  7. #997e6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537381
  2. #5b7b8a
  3. #648492
  4. #6c8c9b
  5. #7495a4
  6. #7d9dad
  7. #86a6b5

Tints and Shades

#6c8c9b to white

  1. #6c8c9b
  2. #849eab
  3. #9cb1bb
  4. #b4c4cc
  5. #cdd7dd
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6c8c9b to black

  1. #6c8c9b
  2. #5a737f
  3. #485b65
  4. #37454b
  5. #272f33
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 1.025 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ DE 5802 - China Clay
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2164 CP
      #728e9c
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 17-4412 TPG
      #6a8b95
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Buckland Blue / HC-151
      #628798
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Sea Smoke / T12 44.E9
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. Meditation / P117-C5
      #6e93a5
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Founding Father
      #688da0
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Secret Cove - 9058
      #68909d
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hiding Space / 34B-6
      #678d9a
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7319-52 Blue Chasm
      #6d8e99
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5394
      #728f9a
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  23. Olympic

    1. ★ Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Granite Falls C55-4
      #628594
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Cristal C40-28
      #6c8e99
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. PMD-55 Silent Tide
      #748a93
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  25. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  28. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Horizon B63-034-224
      #648894
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Jay 70BG 28/169
      #628d9e
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  30. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11035
      #6c919e
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Le prince
      #5f8a9b
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  33. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  35. Glidden

    1. Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  36. Sico

    1. 6169-52 Castle Blue
      #748b94
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Breezy Indigo
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  38. Berger

    1. Breezy Indigo / 7383
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Wedgewood / 0U42
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Breezy Indigo / 7383
      #7493a0
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  41. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25189
      #748a93
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. 5-34-4 Dawn Glow
      #768d96
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 25.1%

#6c8c9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8c9b foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c8c9b">…</p>

#6c8c9b background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #6c8c9b">…</p>

#6c8c9b shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8c9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7113883
Binary
01101100, 10001100, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#6c8c9b
LRV
≈ 24.3%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 1.811
RGB
rgb(108, 140, 155)
RGBA
rgba(108, 140, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.347, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.498%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9663333 / 0xff6c8c9b
HSL
hsl(199, 19%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 19%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.149), saturation: 30% (0.303), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 199.149, saturation: 30.323%, perceived brightness: 52.220%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 223.975, S: 41.175, L: 56.397
Cubehelix
H: -167.106, S: 0.268, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -1.884, S: 0.090, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.303), magenta: 10% (0.097), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 21.477, Y: 24.310, Z: 34.565
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.303, Y: 24.310
CIELab
L: 56.397, a: -7.512, b: -11.611
CIELuv
L: 56.397, u: -16.461, v: -15.883
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.397, C: 13.830, H: 237.099
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.397, C: 22.874, H: 223.975
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.305, a: -8.530, b: -7.051
CIECAM02
J: 45.540, C: 22.516, h: 226.638, Q: 132.955, M: 19.690, s: 38.483, H: 287.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -1.982, green: 1.861
LMS
L: 20.569, M: 26.366, S: 34.386
YCbCr
Y: 129.506, Cb: 139.321, Cr: 112.887
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.142, Db: 34.395, Dr: 45.911
YPbPr
Y: 134.264, Pb: 11.180, Pr: -16.690
xvYCC
Y: 131.309, Cb: 137.821, Cr: 113.339
YIQ
Y: 132.142, I: -23.882, Q: -2.100
YUV
Y: 132.142, U: 11.250, V: -21.180
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/4 ΔE = 3.924
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.546

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