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General Paint Swallow Tail / CL 2305D / #6c9dbe Hex Color Code

#6c9dbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c9dbe is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6c9dbe is comprised of 42.35% red, 61.57% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6c9dbe has a hue of 204° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.43 nm.

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#6c9dbe linear gradient to complementary #b59575

  1. #6c9dbe
  2. #7e9cb2
  3. #8c9aa6
  4. #98999a
  5. #a3988d
  6. #ac9681
  7. #b59575

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f81a0
  2. #588aaa
  3. #6293b4
  4. #6c9dbe
  5. #76a7c8
  6. #80b1d2
  7. #8abadc

Tones

  1. #6c9dbe
  2. #759cb7
  3. #7d9ab0
  4. #8499a9
  5. #8a98a3
  6. #90969c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6c9dbe to white

  1. #6c9dbe
  2. #86adc9
  3. #9fbdd3
  4. #b7cdde
  5. #cfdde9
  6. #e7eef4
  7. #ffffff

#6c9dbe to black

  1. #6c9dbe
  2. #5a819b
  3. #49667a
  4. #384c5b
  5. #27343d
  6. #181d21
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Venetian Crystal 5
      #629dc2
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #719fc1
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Azure Blue
      #779fba
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d4
      #6e9ec2
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Thesus / CL 2254D
      #679ebd
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  14. Bristol

    1. ★ Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Floyd / T08 61-3
      #749dc0
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Arctic Flow 90BG 33/249
      #609dbc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Promise 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  24. Caparol

    1. 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 31S 3 / Str-Putz Kob.bl.31S 3
      #78a4c4
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  29. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  31. Ford

    1. Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  32. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5214T Brewster Blue
      #7b9cbb
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  33. Resene

    1. Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  36. Berger

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 28.8%

#6c9dbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c9dbe foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6c9dbe">…</p>

#6c9dbe background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6c9dbe">…</p>

#6c9dbe shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c9dbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7118270
Binary
01101100, 10011101, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6c9dbe
LRV
≈ 31.0%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 1.614
RGB
rgb(108, 157, 190)
RGBA
rgba(108, 157, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.345, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.544%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9658946 / 0xff6c9dbe
HSL
hsl(204, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 39%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.146), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 204.146, saturation: 43.158%, perceived brightness: 58.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.347, S: 55.848, L: 62.523
Cubehelix
H: -160.995, S: 0.474, L: 0.572
TSL
T: -2.026, S: 0.130, L: 0.573
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 17% (0.174), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 27.532, Y: 31.018, Z: 53.241
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.277, Y: 31.018
CIELab
L: 62.523, a: -7.630, b: -22.181
CIELuv
L: 62.523, u: -23.625, v: -32.934
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.523, C: 23.457, H: 251.017
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.523, C: 40.531, H: 234.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.694, a: -9.222, b: -17.694
CIECAM02
J: 51.786, C: 34.437, h: 235.739, Q: 141.781, M: 30.114, s: 46.087, H: 297.955
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -3.780, green: 2.474
LMS
L: 24.855, M: 33.606, S: 52.862
YCbCr
Y: 141.504, Cb: 149.739, Cr: 104.146
YCgCo
Y: 153.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.111, Db: 66.039, Dr: 72.478
YPbPr
Y: 148.939, Pb: 22.135, Pr: -26.018
xvYCC
Y: 143.912, Cb: 147.444, Cr: 105.145
YIQ
Y: 146.111, I: -39.792, Q: -0.094
YUV
Y: 146.111, U: 21.599, V: -33.435
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.044
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.058

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