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#6c8eb7 Hex Color Code

#6c8eb7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c8eb7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c8eb7 is comprised of 42.35% red, 55.69% green and 71.76% blue. In the HSL color space #6c8eb7 has a hue of 213° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.89 nm.

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#6c8eb7 linear gradient to complementary #ac9b77

  1. #6c8eb7
  2. #7b90ac
  3. #8792a2
  4. #929497
  5. #9b968d
  6. #a49982
  7. #ac9b77

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51749c
  2. #5a7da5
  3. #6385ae
  4. #6c8eb7
  5. #7597c0
  6. #7ea0ca
  7. #87a9d3

Tones

  1. #6c8eb7
  2. #748fb1
  3. #7b8fab
  4. #8190a5
  5. #87919e
  6. #8d9198
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6c8eb7 to white

  1. #6c8eb7
  2. #85a0c3
  3. #9eb2cf
  4. #b6c5db
  5. #ced8e7
  6. #e7ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#6c8eb7 to black

  1. #6c8eb7
  2. #5a7596
  3. #485d76
  4. #374558
  5. #27303b
  6. #171b20
  7. #000000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Dragon / 810
      #6c8eb4
      ΔE = 0.973 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mountain Lake
      #668cb6
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Pail
      #678ebd
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cielo Hac-52
      #668cb7
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Kimono B47-4
      #688bb4
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. ★ Celestial B48-4
      #658ebc
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1060
      #7091b8
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Kimono / T10 39E-2
      #688bb8
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ Celestial Sky / T10 40E-2
      #668dbc
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 7 240 / Pacific 75
      #7090b4
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. ★ 70 9 240 / Pacific 70
      #688cb0
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Tout est possible
      #748db4
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Ton de bleu
      #7294b9
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #748db2
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  10. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Big Sur Blue / RLIB223
      #718cb7
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Banff Blue
      #6491bd
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #6887b1
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Centurion Blue / 30BB 27/209
      #768eb3
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-d4
      #6789b4
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 33-c4
      #6291ba
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 580D-5 Ocean Ridge
      #6f8daf
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Leisure Blue
      #6d91b5
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Friendly Indigo
      #6c8ebe
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Tibble Blue
      #6390c3
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Spectrum Blue
      #6291bc
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Harlequin
      #788fb5
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U0.20.50
      #738aae
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  20. Plascon

    1. Morning Fog B4-E2-2
      #7890b8
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. Mirage Jet B3-E2-2
      #7490b0
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Beacon Blue
      #6a89b7
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Azure Blue Firemist
      #668db0
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  23. Berger

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #6e91b3
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 646 C
      #5e8ab4
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. P 109-14 U
      #5d8cb5
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4197 Harlequin 50BB 27/232
      #6c87ae
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  27. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 35110
      #6695c1
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 2
      #6d8dbe
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Atlantic Surf 3
      #6790b3
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perfect Periwinkle - 9065
      #6487b0
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3040-R80B
      #6489b9
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  32. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Periwinkle / 61BB 28/291
      #778eba
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 26.8%

#6c8eb7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c8eb7 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6c8eb7">…</p>

#6c8eb7 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: #6c8eb7">…</p>

#6c8eb7 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c8eb7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7114423
Binary
01101100, 10001110, 10110111
Hexadecimal
#6c8eb7
LRV
≈ 26.0%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 3.455
RGB
rgb(108, 142, 183)
RGBA
rgba(108, 142, 183, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.328, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.515%, blue: 0.718%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9662793 / 0xff6c8eb7
HSL
hsl(213, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (212.800), saturation: 41% (0.410), value: 72% (0.718)
HSP
hue: 212.800, saturation: 40.984%, perceived brightness: 54.256%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.309, S: 48.477, L: 57.991
Cubehelix
H: -150.441, S: 0.433, L: 0.535
TSL
T: -1.818, S: 0.113, L: 0.535
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.410), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.282)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 28% (0.282)
XYZ
X: 24.402, Y: 25.952, Z: 48.514
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.262, Y: 25.952
CIELab
L: 57.991, a: -1.144, b: -25.185
CIELuv
L: 57.991, u: -17.564, v: -38.202
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.991, C: 25.211, H: 267.400
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.991, C: 42.046, H: 245.309
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.943, a: -3.648, b: -20.803
CIECAM02
J: 47.116, C: 34.303, h: 248.140, Q: 135.236, M: 29.997, s: 47.097, H: 305.086
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -4.353, green: 1.623
LMS
L: 21.152, M: 27.180, S: 48.135
YCbCr
Y: 133.258, Cb: 151.031, Cr: 110.163
YCgCo
Y: 143.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 136.508, Db: 69.953, Dr: 54.219
YPbPr
Y: 137.710, Pb: 24.410, Pr: -18.886
xvYCC
Y: 134.269, Cb: 149.443, Cr: 111.410
YIQ
Y: 136.508, I: -33.426, Q: 5.567
YUV
Y: 136.508, U: 22.880, V: -25.010
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/8 ΔE = 3.363
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 6.594

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