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#6c9990 Hex Color Code

#6c9990 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c9990 is a shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #6c9990 is comprised of 42.35% red, 60% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #6c9990 has a hue of 168° (degrees), 18% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 497.05 nm.

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#6c9990 linear gradient to complementary #9b6a76

  1. #6c9990
  2. #77928c
  3. #808a87
  4. #888383
  5. #8f7b7f
  6. #95737a
  7. #9b6a76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #527e75
  2. #5a877e
  3. #639087
  4. #6c9990
  5. #75a299
  6. #7eaca2
  7. #87b5ac

Tints and Shades

#6c9990 to white

  1. #6c9990
  2. #84a9a2
  3. #9cbab4
  4. #b4cbc6
  5. #cddcd9
  6. #e6edec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6c9990 to black

  1. #6c9990
  2. #5a7e76
  3. #48635e
  4. #374a46
  5. #273330
  6. #171d1b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B60G
      #689991
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. ★ S 3020-B70G
      #689a8d
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 4020-B70G
      #709890
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
    2. Natural Green / FS107
      #74978a
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Paradise G68-038-188
      #6a9c95
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Yucca / 402-5
      #73978f
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #6e9d91
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Nile Green
      #7a9a92
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Récif de la Niagara
      #63958c
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Lancaster
      #679b97
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Yucca / PPG1143-5
      #75978f
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Yucca / PPG1143-5
      #75978f
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Treasure Isle B62-4
      #669b8e
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-5515 TPG
      #68938a
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
    2. 2241 UP
      #609c91
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bents Green / T79-6
      #669489
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. ★ Cathedral Glass / T12 47.G7
      #759892
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Linden
      #759d96
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Patina Blue
      #699f99
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. Seven Lakes / 90GG 30/195
      #689d97
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Still Waters / 90GG 28/133
      #749590
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  14. Sico

    1. 6161-52 Baffin Island Grey
      #70a097
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. Behr

    1. 846 Tealite
      #769e97
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 23-c5
      #659b8d
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. 24-c5
      #6b9e99
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  17. Plascon

    1. Tingle Green G4-E2-2
      #70a098
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-27-5 Swan Song
      #699889
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  19. California Paints

    1. Viscaya
      #789b95
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  20. Ford

    1. Killarney Green
      #61938a
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Light Green
      #729f9a
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. Country Walk / 9263
      #6a9490
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterbury Green / HC-136
      #6d9288
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  23. Brillux

    1. 75.12.18
      #749f99
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Emerald Green
      #659287
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Belle Glade 70GG 33/126
      #789b96
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 3916 Deep Sea Foam 50GG 30/211
      #5f998c
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 27.1%

#6c9990 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c9990 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6c9990">…</p>

#6c9990 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6c9990">…</p>

#6c9990 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c9990">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7117200
Binary
01101100, 10011001, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#6c9990
LRV
≈ 28.0%
Closest short hex
#698 ΔE = 3.320
RGB
rgb(108, 153, 144)
RGBA
rgba(108, 153, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.267, g: 0.378, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 52.157%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9660016 / 0xff6c9990
HSL
hsl(168, 18%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(168, 18%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 168° (168.000), saturation: 29% (0.294), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 168.000, saturation: 29.412%, perceived brightness: 54.891%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 173.643, S: 46.056, L: 59.873
Cubehelix
H: -200.640, S: 0.270, L: 0.543
TSL
T: -1.294, S: 0.107, L: 0.543
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.294), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 6% (0.059), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 22.608, Y: 27.983, Z: 30.590
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.345, Y: 27.983
CIELab
L: 59.873, a: -17.244, b: -0.173
CIELuv
L: 59.873, u: -22.208, v: 2.474
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.873, C: 17.244, H: 180.576
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.873, C: 22.345, H: 173.643
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.899, a: -16.286, b: 2.743
CIECAM02
J: 49.047, C: 22.557, h: 184.044, Q: 137.980, M: 19.726, s: 37.811, H: 230.753
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.045, jaune: -0.018, green: 2.923
LMS
L: 23.621, M: 31.781, S: 30.531
YCbCr
Y: 134.980, Cb: 130.709, Cr: 108.884
YCgCo
Y: 139.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 138.519, Db: 8.253, Dr: 58.032
YPbPr
Y: 142.767, Pb: 0.675, Pr: -22.086
xvYCC
Y: 138.612, Cb: 128.593, Cr: 108.599
YIQ
Y: 138.519, I: -23.916, Q: -12.316
YUV
Y: 138.519, U: 2.698, V: -26.775
Munsell Color System
5BG 6/4 ΔE = 3.366
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 10.878

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