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#6c9cad Hex Color Code

#6c9cad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c9cad is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6c9cad is comprised of 42.35% red, 61.18% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6c9cad has a hue of 196° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.26 nm.

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#6c9cad linear gradient to complementary #aa816f

  1. #6c9cad
  2. #7b98a2
  3. #879398
  4. #928f8e
  5. #9b8a83
  6. #a38679
  7. #aa816f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508090
  2. #59899a
  3. #6393a3
  4. #6c9cad
  5. #75a6b7
  6. #7fafc1
  7. #89b9cb

Tints and Shades

#6c9cad to white

  1. #6c9cad
  2. #85acba
  3. #9dbcc8
  4. #b6ccd5
  5. #cedde3
  6. #e6eef1
  7. #ffffff

#6c9cad to black

  1. #6c9cad
  2. #5a808e
  3. #486570
  4. #374c53
  5. #273338
  6. #171d1f
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7696 CP
      #6e9eb0
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ P 120-11 C
      #70a0b1
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Steel Mesh / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Wonderful World
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #6d99a9
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Earthborn

    1. ★ Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7318-42 Cepheus
      #6c9caa
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ 7320-52 Audacious Blue
      #769eae
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Jay
      #6d98a8
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ Meetinghouse Blue
      #7099aa
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-d5
      #6c99a7
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 26-d5
      #699ca7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Awash B69-031-226
      #739ca9
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1234T Blue Shoal
      #749eb0
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 1244T Rainy Morn
      #749aab
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Blue Lagoon
      #649fad
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  14. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Meetinghouse Blue H46
      #769cab
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ Meetinghouse Blue
      #769cab
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor / 70BG 32/238
      #649fb2
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Ocean Spirit B1-E2-2
      #6894a4
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  18. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.12.18
      #689cb2
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. ★ 69.09.18
      #779ba9
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Delightfully Blue EBC-42
      #779eae
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Light Wedgewood C40-71
      #7b9eaa
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 6 200 / Verona 80
      #749ca8
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Oxford / T75-6
      #6d9ba7
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Distant Blue / T12 44.F7
      #5d9cad
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B
      #6c9eb4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  25. Bentley

    1. ★ Glacier Blue / LO5P
      #619fb2
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BG 28/169
      #6d96a6
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
    2. 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blessed Blue / 0667
      #6b9ca8
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 1310 Powder Blue 4
      #799dab
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  29. Ford

    1. Aquamarine
      #789ba8
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Light Blue
      #709bb1
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  30. Sto

    1. 35311
      #6999af
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 35321
      #7798a6
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Whipple Blue / HC-152
      #779fb1
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  33. Kenworth USA

    1. Bafin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  34. Freightliner

    1. Baffin Blue / N0433
      #65a1b2
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 5354
      #609cab
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  36. Levis

    1. Real Aqua
      #639dab
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. Scrapbook Inkt
      #6794a5
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7368 - Thunder Bay
      #779fb2
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  38. Bristol

    1. Distant Blu / P122-C5
      #5d9cad
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 4-34-4 Windsong
      #7b9ead
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  40. CIL

    1. The Blues
      #5b9caf
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. 4056 Blue Bayou 50BG 34/218
      #5e9eaf
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  42. Little Greene

    1. Blue Verditer
      #659ab2
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  43. Craig & Rose

    1. The Island
      #789aa5
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  44. Dulux Australia

    1. Lycian Way / D9
      #7999a8
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  45. Graham & Brown

    1. Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

#6c9cad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c9cad foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6c9cad">…</p>

#6c9cad background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #6c9cad">…</p>

#6c9cad shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c9cad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7117997
Binary
01101100, 10011100, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6c9cad
LRV
≈ 30.0%
Closest short hex
#69a ΔE = 1.395
RGB
rgb(108, 156, 173)
RGBA
rgba(108, 156, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.357, b: 0.396
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.532%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9659219 / 0xff6c9cad
HSL
hsl(196, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.692), saturation: 38% (0.376), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 195.692, saturation: 37.572%, perceived brightness: 57.078%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 219.465, S: 52.551, L: 61.638
Cubehelix
H: -171.249, S: 0.381, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -1.797, S: 0.120, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.376), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 25.613, Y: 29.981, Z: 43.964
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.301, Y: 29.981
CIELab
L: 61.638, a: -11.688, b: -13.966
CIELuv
L: 61.638, u: -23.330, v: -19.207
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.638, C: 18.211, H: 230.074
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.638, C: 30.219, H: 219.465
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.755, a: -12.322, b: -9.278
CIECAM02
J: 50.872, C: 28.416, h: 221.756, Q: 140.524, M: 24.850, s: 42.052, H: 281.395
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -2.349, green: 2.645
LMS
L: 24.509, M: 33.139, S: 43.719
YCbCr
Y: 139.334, Cb: 142.567, Cr: 105.721
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 143.586, Db: 44.261, Dr: 67.673
YPbPr
Y: 147.000, Pb: 14.020, Pr: -24.782
xvYCC
Y: 142.247, Cb: 140.316, Cr: 106.231
YIQ
Y: 143.586, I: -34.056, Q: -4.861
YUV
Y: 143.586, U: 14.476, V: -31.220
Munsell Color System
10B 6/4 ΔE = 2.652
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 7.232

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