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#6c9bbe Hex Color Code

#6c9bbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c9bbe is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c9bbe is comprised of 42.35% red, 60.78% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6c9bbe has a hue of 206° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.87 nm.

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#6c9bbe linear gradient to complementary #b49776

  1. #6c9bbe
  2. #7d9ab2
  3. #8b9aa6
  4. #98999a
  5. #a2988e
  6. #ab9882
  7. #b49776

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f7fa1
  2. #5988aa
  3. #6292b4
  4. #6c9bbe
  5. #76a5c8
  6. #80aed2
  7. #89b8dc

Tones

  1. #6c9bbe
  2. #759ab7
  3. #7d99b0
  4. #8498a9
  5. #8a97a3
  6. #90969c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6c9bbe to white

  1. #6c9bbe
  2. #86abc9
  3. #9fbbd3
  4. #b7ccde
  5. #cfdde9
  6. #e7eef4
  7. #ffffff

#6c9bbe to black

  1. #6c9bbe
  2. #5a7f9b
  3. #49657a
  4. #384b5b
  5. #27333d
  6. #181d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 0.302 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 0.535 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Stardust Blue
      #689dc7
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2148 XGC
      #6e99ba
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ P 113-12 U
      #6a97b7
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ Maltese / CL 2315D
      #6d9fc7
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Cornwall Blue X76R162C
      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3030-R80B
      #7797b7
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. ★ Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nassau Blue
      #769fbd
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  27. Behr

    1. Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5214T Brewster Blue
      #7b9cbb
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 32.1%

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#6c9bbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c9bbe foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #6c9bbe">…</p>

#6c9bbe background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6c9bbe">…</p>

#6c9bbe shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c9bbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7117758
Binary
01101100, 10011011, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6c9bbe
LRV
≈ 30.3%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 1.364
RGB
rgb(108, 155, 190)
RGBA
rgba(108, 155, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.342, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9659458 / 0xff6c9bbe
HSL
hsl(206, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 39%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.610), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 205.610, saturation: 43.158%, perceived brightness: 57.776%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.479, S: 55.108, L: 61.952
Cubehelix
H: -159.195, S: 0.473, L: 0.568
TSL
T: -2.072, S: 0.128, L: 0.568
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 27.197, Y: 30.347, Z: 53.130
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.274, Y: 30.347
CIELab
L: 61.952, a: -6.521, b: -23.054
CIELuv
L: 61.952, u: -22.819, v: -34.449
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.952, C: 23.959, H: 254.207
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.952, C: 41.321, H: 236.479
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.088, a: -8.279, b: -18.621
CIECAM02
J: 51.187, C: 34.737, h: 237.979, Q: 140.958, M: 30.377, s: 46.422, H: 300.210
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -3.939, green: 2.352
LMS
L: 24.339, M: 32.702, S: 52.742
YCbCr
Y: 140.496, Cb: 150.321, Cr: 104.882
YCgCo
Y: 152.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 144.937, Db: 67.805, Dr: 70.246
YPbPr
Y: 147.509, Pb: 22.905, Pr: -25.110
xvYCC
Y: 142.684, Cb: 148.120, Cr: 105.943
YIQ
Y: 144.937, I: -39.243, Q: 0.951
YUV
Y: 144.937, U: 22.177, V: -32.405
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.829
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.589

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