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#6ca8de Hex Color Code

#6ca8de Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ca8de is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6ca8de is comprised of 42.35% red, 65.88% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #6ca8de has a hue of 208° (degrees), 63% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.13 nm.

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#6ca8de linear gradient to complementary #c9af81

  1. #6ca8de
  2. #84a9cf
  3. #97aabf
  4. #a6abb0
  5. #b3aca0
  6. #bfae91
  7. #c9af81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a89bd
  2. #5593c8
  3. #619ed3
  4. #6ca8de
  5. #77b2e9
  6. #82bdf4
  7. #8dc8ff

Tones

  1. #6ca8de
  2. #79a7d4
  3. #84a7cb
  4. #8ea6c1
  5. #97a6b8
  6. #9ea5ae
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#6ca8de to White

  1. #6ca8de
  2. #88b6e4
  3. #a2c4e9
  4. #bad3ef
  5. #d1e1f4
  6. #e8f0fa
  7. #ffffff

#6ca8de to Black

  1. #6ca8de
  2. #5a8ab5
  3. #496d8e
  4. #395169
  5. #283746
  6. #181e25
  7. #000000

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  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 0.510 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 0.510 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer / 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Windjammer 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 34-d
      #7ca6d8
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Bubbling Fountain
      #67a2dc
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  23. Behr

    1. Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Regatta / T12 40.E3
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  26. Sikkens

    1. U0.25.60
      #7fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 36.2%

#6ca8de HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ca8de foreground

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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#6ca8de background

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Aristotle
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#6ca8de shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7121118
Binary
01101100, 10101000, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#6ca8de
LRV
≈ 36.5%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 1.573
RGB
rgb(108, 168, 222)
RGBA
rgba(108, 168, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.337, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9656098 / 0xff6ca8de
HSL
hsl(208, 63%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 63%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.421), saturation: 51% (0.514), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 208.421, saturation: 51.351%, perceived brightness: 62.835%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.084, S: 64.145, L: 66.873
Cubehelix
H: -155.745, S: 0.681, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -2.163, S: 0.156, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.514), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 33.367, Y: 36.465, Z: 74.373
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.253, Y: 36.465
CIELab
L: 66.873, a: -4.493, b: -33.251
CIELuv
L: 66.873, u: -27.578, v: -52.051
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.873, C: 33.553, H: 262.304
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.873, C: 58.906, H: 242.084
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.386, a: -7.043, b: -30.753
CIECAM02
J: 56.403, C: 44.880, h: 242.866, Q: 147.966, M: 39.247, s: 51.502, H: 302.526
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -5.718, green: 2.745
LMS
L: 28.038, M: 38.875, S: 73.735
YCbCr
Y: 150.184, Cb: 160.586, Cr: 97.826
YCgCo
Y: 166.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.216, Db: 98.982, Dr: 91.698
YPbPr
Y: 159.108, Pb: 33.900, Pr: -32.484
xvYCC
Y: 152.646, Cb: 157.779, Cr: 99.465
YIQ
Y: 156.216, I: -53.091, Q: 4.114
YUV
Y: 156.216, U: 32.373, V: -42.301
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.869
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.521

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