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#6c9eb6 Hex Color Code

#6c9eb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6c9eb6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6c9eb6 is comprised of 42.35% red, 61.96% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6c9eb6 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 34% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.49 nm.

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#6c9eb6 linear gradient to complementary #b08b72

  1. #6c9eb6
  2. #7c9bab
  3. #8a989f
  4. #959594
  5. #9f9289
  6. #a88e7d
  7. #b08b72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f8199
  2. #598ba2
  3. #6294ac
  4. #6c9eb6
  5. #76a8c0
  6. #80b2ca
  7. #89bcd4

Tones

  1. #6c9eb6
  2. #749cb0
  3. #7b9aaa
  4. #8198a3
  5. #87959d
  6. #8c9397
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#6c9eb6 to white

  1. #6c9eb6
  2. #85aec2
  3. #9ebdce
  4. #b6cdda
  5. #cedee6
  6. #e7eef3
  7. #ffffff

#6c9eb6 to black

  1. #6c9eb6
  2. #5a8295
  3. #486775
  4. #374d57
  5. #27343b
  6. #181d20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS098
      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 0.485 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B
      #6c9eb4
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 0.855 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.12.18
      #689cb2
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #709bb1
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #74a0b7
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7321-42 Overalls
      #6ea2b9
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Adonis Blue B2-D2-2
      #74a0b8
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  13. Little Greene

    1. ★ Blue Verditer
      #659ab2
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2206 C
      #779fb5
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 7696 C
      #6399ae
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35311
      #6999af
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-33-5 Sea Breeze
      #62a0bd
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7368 - Thunder Bay
      #779fb2
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1234T Blue Shoal
      #749eb0
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 1244T Rainy Morn
      #749aab
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4103 Barton Blue 90BG 38/185
      #77a2b9
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Santa Maria Blue 70BG 36/220
      #64a3ba
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  20. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 7 218 / Aquamarin 30
      #6c98b0
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. 2421
      #7ca0b4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Whipple Blue / HC-152
      #779fb1
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. I've Got the Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Rushing Rapids
      #5c99b4
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #6599b5
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  27. General Paint

    1. Thesus / CL 2254D
      #679ebd
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Witch Bay / CL 2264D
      #6e9ab6
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  28. Glidden

    1. Hidden Harbor Blue / 70BG 32/238
      #649dbc
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  29. Dulux

    1. 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  30. Behr

    1. Blue Bell RAH-79
      #709dba
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Delightfully Blue EBC-42
      #779eae
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  31. Resene

    1. Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  33. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  35. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  36. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Low Tide / 1026
      #78a0b1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10686
      #7ba0b2
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  39. Earthborn

    1. Polka Dot
      #739dad
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  42. California Paints

    1. Meetinghouse Blue
      #7099aa
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  44. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 34.7%

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#6c9eb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6c9eb6 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #6c9eb6">…</p>

#6c9eb6 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6c9eb6">…</p>

#6c9eb6 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6c9eb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7118518
Binary
01101100, 10011110, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#6c9eb6
LRV
≈ 31.0%
Closest short hex
#79a ΔE = 3.632
RGB
rgb(108, 158, 182)
RGBA
rgba(108, 158, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.353, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.541%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9658698 / 0xff6c9eb6
HSL
hsl(199, 34%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 34%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.459), saturation: 41% (0.407), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 199.459, saturation: 40.659%, perceived brightness: 58.057%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.447, S: 54.882, L: 62.522
Cubehelix
H: -166.730, S: 0.430, L: 0.571
TSL
T: -1.893, S: 0.126, L: 0.572
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.407), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 26.852, Y: 31.018, Z: 48.819
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.291, Y: 31.018
CIELab
L: 62.522, a: -10.377, b: -17.692
CIELuv
L: 62.522, u: -24.092, v: -25.340
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.522, C: 20.511, H: 239.606
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.522, C: 34.965, H: 226.447
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.693, a: -11.402, b: -12.986
CIECAM02
J: 51.793, C: 31.358, h: 228.084, Q: 141.791, M: 27.422, s: 43.977, H: 289.023
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.991, green: 2.641
LMS
L: 25.074, M: 34.057, S: 48.511
YCbCr
Y: 141.224, Cb: 145.936, Cr: 104.346
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 145.786, Db: 54.492, Dr: 71.858
YPbPr
Y: 149.078, Pb: 17.750, Pr: -26.104
xvYCC
Y: 144.032, Cb: 143.592, Cr: 105.069
YIQ
Y: 145.786, I: -37.496, Q: -3.106
YUV
Y: 145.786, U: 17.822, V: -33.150
Munsell Color System
10B 6/6 ΔE = 0.831
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 5.886

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