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#6ca6bc Hex Color Code

#6ca6bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ca6bc is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6ca6bc is comprised of 42.35% red, 65.1% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6ca6bc has a hue of 196° (degrees), 37% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.72 nm.

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#6ca6bc linear gradient to complementary #b78871

  1. #6ca6bc
  2. #7fa1af
  3. #8e9ca3
  4. #9b9796
  5. #a5928a
  6. #af8d7d
  7. #b78871

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d889d
  2. #5892a7
  3. #629cb2
  4. #6ca6bc
  5. #76b0c6
  6. #81bbd1
  7. #8bc5dc

Tones

  1. #6ca6bc
  2. #75a3b5
  3. #7ca0af
  4. #839da8
  5. #899aa1
  6. #8f979b
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#6ca6bc to white

  1. #6ca6bc
  2. #86b4c7
  3. #9fc3d2
  4. #b7d2dd
  5. #cfe1e8
  6. #e7f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#6ca6bc to black

  1. #6ca6bc
  2. #5a889a
  3. #496b79
  4. #38505a
  5. #27363c
  6. #181e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 0.675 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 0.862 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Blue Galaxy / T10 45H-1
      #7da4b6
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 549 C
      #6ba4b8
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. ★ P 119-4 U
      #69a8bb
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3222T Breaking Blue
      #6ca3b7
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ 3204T Hampton inn
      #6aa5b8
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Santa Maria Blue 70BG 36/220
      #64a3ba
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Tampa Turquoise
      #71aac1
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ I've Got the Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.18
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7334-42 Beaufort Sea
      #66a1b6
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 7322-42 Canopy of Heaven
      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  19. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Academy Blue / P117-C4
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  22. Olympic

    1. ★ Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  24. Plascon

    1. Comfort Blue B1-D2-2
      #68a0b4
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  26. Behr

    1. PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  27. Caparol

    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5347
      #6a9fb6
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  29. Dulux

    1. 70BG 32/238
      #60a0b7
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  30. Sikkens

    1. S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Abraham
      #7ca6bb
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  32. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  33. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  34. CIL

    1. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  35. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B
      #6c9eb4
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Cool Blue / FS098
      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 33.2%

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#6ca6bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ca6bc foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #6ca6bc">…</p>

#6ca6bc background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #6ca6bc">…</p>

#6ca6bc shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ca6bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7120572
Binary
01101100, 10100110, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#6ca6bc
LRV
≈ 34.1%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.572
RGB
rgb(108, 166, 188)
RGBA
rgba(108, 166, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.359, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.555%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9656644 / 0xff6ca6bc
HSL
hsl(196, 37%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 37%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.500), saturation: 43% (0.426), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 196.500, saturation: 42.553%, perceived brightness: 60.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.794, S: 58.732, L: 65.033
Cubehelix
H: -170.290, S: 0.476, L: 0.592
TSL
T: -1.817, S: 0.138, L: 0.593
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.426), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 28.894, Y: 34.089, Z: 52.625
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.295, Y: 34.089
CIELab
L: 65.033, a: -13.084, b: -17.241
CIELuv
L: 65.033, u: -27.292, v: -24.396
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.033, C: 21.644, H: 232.806
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.033, C: 36.607, H: 221.794
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.386, a: -13.839, b: -12.569
CIECAM02
J: 54.457, C: 32.893, h: 223.496, Q: 145.391, M: 28.765, s: 44.480, H: 283.514
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.895, green: 3.044
LMS
L: 27.272, M: 37.858, S: 52.301
YCbCr
Y: 145.844, Cb: 146.242, Cr: 100.976
YCgCo
Y: 157.000, Cg: 9.000, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 151.166, Db: 55.426, Dr: 82.088
YPbPr
Y: 155.230, Pb: 17.670, Pr: -30.012
xvYCC
Y: 149.315, Cb: 143.522, Cr: 101.637
YIQ
Y: 151.166, I: -41.619, Q: -5.419
YUV
Y: 151.166, U: 18.127, V: -37.870
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.300
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.294

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