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#6ca9ad Hex Color Code

#6ca9ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ca9ad is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6ca9ad is comprised of 42.35% red, 66.27% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #6ca9ad has a hue of 184° (degrees), 28% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.03 nm.

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#6ca9ad linear gradient to complementary #b06c69

  1. #6ca9ad
  2. #7ea0a1
  3. #8c9696
  4. #988c8a
  5. #a1827f
  6. #a97774
  7. #b06c69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e8b8f
  2. #589599
  3. #629fa3
  4. #6ca9ad
  5. #76b3b7
  6. #80bec2
  7. #8bc8cc

Tones

  1. #6ca9ad
  2. #73a4a8
  3. #7aa0a2
  4. #7f9b9d
  5. #849698
  6. #899292
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6ca9ad to white

  1. #6ca9ad
  2. #85b7ba
  3. #9ec5c8
  4. #b6d3d5
  5. #cee2e3
  6. #e7f0f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6ca9ad to black

  1. #6ca9ad
  2. #5a8b8e
  3. #486d70
  4. #375153
  5. #273738
  6. #181f1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c3
      #69a8ac
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 25-c2
      #6fb1b4
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Ocean Fog G6-E2-2
      #70a0a0
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Venus / KM3222-2
      #7aa09f
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4003 Barondale Blue 10BG 39/219
      #65abb0
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 4004 Vista Marine 10BG 39/244
      #5eadb3
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 3182T Blue Inlet
      #67aebc
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Neptune G72-036-204
      #77a8ab
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Kumutoto G74-034-203
      #78afb2
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Turquoise
      #69a7a7
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Emerald Green
      #72b2b2
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  9. Nerolac

    1. Taj - 4330
      #5dabaf
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Shaded Pond - 2452
      #75abb8
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  10. Bristol

    1. Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Ebb-N-Flow / P132-C4
      #7daca8
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. Peacock Blue / 2049-40
      #62adaf
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Florida Keys Blue / 2050-40
      #6eaaa8
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 730-5
      #79acac
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. RAL 210 70 20
      #79b6bc
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Glidden

    1. Blue Green Sea / 90GG 35/153
      #7aa6a9
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Catalina / PPG1142-5
      #72a49f
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  14. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 2030-B40G
      #5cadac
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  16. Dulux

    1. Inky Pool 3
      #7aaeb2
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Velvet Touch 2 / 30BG 33/207
      #62a3ad
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. Ol' Swimmin' Hole
      #7daaad
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. New World
      #5f9fa2
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  18. Behr

    1. Caribbean RAH-68
      #69aba9
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Folk Song T13-20
      #65a0a1
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Caruso 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Catalina / 301-5
      #6fa39f
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Teal Lake / 7471
      #6ea1a4
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Brookside / 7455
      #57afb2
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  22. Sico

    1. 6160-52 Blue-winged Warbler
      #72a4a3
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 6159-52 Almost Blue
      #77a0a3
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Meditation Blue
      #6aa1a7
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Snorkeling Trip X95R179C
      #63a1a5
      ΔE = 3.037 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  24. Olympic

    1. Aqua Bay B58-4
      #6ea1a3
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10668
      #6ea3a2
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. CF10674
      #88aeb3
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 7480 - Acapulco Aqua
      #80a4a3
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  27. KILZ

    1. Garden Pond / E732
      #75a6a3
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Tahitian Green / E722
      #64a7a1
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. Country Walk / 9263
      #6fa7a3
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Vitality / 7472
      #81b0b7
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Reflecting Pool - 6486
      #7bb1b2
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Freshwater - 6774
      #4da6b2
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  30. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Cachet / CL 2154M
      #7db3b7
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Acapulco Aqua
      #82a9aa
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Brookside
      #4aa9b2
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  32. CIL

    1. Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  34. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 5317
      #5fb1ad
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  35. New Look

    1. Mood Ring / A07-01
      #5da3a2
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Splash Pad / A07-06
      #80aca6
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  36. Wattyl

    1. Persian Turquoise / E70W
      #5da3a2
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Magica Marina / E69W
      #80aca6
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  37. Caparol

    1. 1718-B12G
      #50acb4
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 75 6 180 / Patina 15
      #80b0b0
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  39. Berger

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Teal Lake / 7471
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Teal Lake / 7471
      #629ca3
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  41. Sikkens

    1. P0.20.60
      #69aeaa
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. N8.20.60
      #72b3af
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  42. Brillux

    1. 72.15.18
      #58a6a5
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 72.12.18
      #60a1ae
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  43. Little Greene

    1. Quirky
      #629fa0
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Jadestone
      #729f9f
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Ceramic Blue
      #71a19d
      ΔE = 4.576 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  45. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Glider Green C17
      #77a0a0
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  46. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Katoenfabriek
      #749d9b
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  47. Peintures MF

    1. Ville d'eau
      #7fb2b5
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. La porte de l'hiver
      #81b4b3
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Veranda Blue
      #61aca7
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  49. Crown Diamond

    1. 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7313-42 Tiny Waterfall
      #67a09c
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  50. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  51. Crown Paint

    1. Dragonfly
      #86a9ab
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 1997 Aqua
      #659ca1
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  52. Sto

    1. 35421
      #7fa6ae
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  53. Ford

    1. Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  54. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 7-084 - Fiesta blue
      #5fa3b0
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  55. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-4717 TCX
      #64a1ad
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 5493
      #87adb0
      ΔE = 4.556 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  56. Dulux Australia

    1. Middle Blue / G73
      #76a19e
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  57. Tollens

    1. T2027-6
      #82a3a4
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. TF249-3
      #8aacb0
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  58. Pascol

    1. Foaming Seas PW070
      #85b0b1
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Foaming Seas PW070
      #86b2b2
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  59. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cold North / 0688
      #609f9e
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 0688
      #609f9e
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Montego Bay / 159
      #4ba4a9
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  62. Taubmans

    1. Baltic Sea / T77-6
      #6d9c9f
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  63. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fun Days / 31C-5
      #5caca8
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 4.733 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  64. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25299
      #7aa7a1
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Federal Standard 35299
      #77a59e
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  65. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  66. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-29-5 Cavalier
      #47acb1
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 4-30-5 Neptune
      #639b9e
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  67. Graham & Brown

    1. Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  68. Duron

    1. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  69. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3020-B40G
      #88b0af
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Natural Green / S 3030-B60G
      #6da9a1
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  70. Rodda Paint

    1. Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

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#6ca9ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ca9ad foreground

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Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #6ca9ad">…</p>

#6ca9ad background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6ca9ad">…</p>

#6ca9ad shadow

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Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ca9ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7121325
Binary
01101100, 10101001, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#6ca9ad
LRV
≈ 34.6%
Closest short hex
#6aa ΔE = 2.113
RGB
rgb(108, 169, 173)
RGBA
rgba(108, 169, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.376, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 42.353%, yellow: 54.693%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9655891 / 0xff6ca9ad
HSL
hsl(184, 28%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 28%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (183.692), saturation: 38% (0.376), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 183.692, saturation: 37.572%, perceived brightness: 60.327%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 198.317, S: 57.682, L: 65.420
Cubehelix
H: -184.543, S: 0.419, L: 0.593
TSL
T: -1.550, S: 0.137, L: 0.593
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.376), magenta: 2% (0.023), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 27.912, Y: 34.579, Z: 44.731
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.323, Y: 34.579
CIELab
L: 65.420, a: -18.602, b: -8.298
CIELuv
L: 65.420, u: -28.780, v: -9.527
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.420, C: 20.369, H: 204.042
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.420, C: 30.316, H: 198.317
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.804, a: -18.179, b: -3.937
CIECAM02
J: 54.878, C: 29.294, h: 203.551, Q: 145.952, M: 25.617, s: 41.895, H: 258.124
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -1.352, green: 3.454
LMS
L: 28.045, M: 39.332, S: 44.542
YCbCr
Y: 145.886, Cb: 138.784, Cr: 100.937
YCoCg
Y: 154.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 151.217, Db: 32.782, Dr: 82.181
YPbPr
Y: 156.295, Pb: 9.015, Pr: -30.684
xvYCC
Y: 150.230, Cb: 135.919, Cr: 101.046
YIQ
Y: 151.217, I: -37.624, Q: -11.654
YUV
Y: 151.217, U: 10.721, V: -37.915
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 2.254
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.331

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