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#6ca9ae Hex Color Code

#6ca9ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6ca9ae is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6ca9ae is comprised of 42.35% red, 66.27% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #6ca9ae has a hue of 185° (degrees), 29% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.66 nm.

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#6ca9ae linear gradient to complementary #b16d69

  1. #6ca9ae
  2. #7ea0a2
  3. #8d9696
  4. #988c8b
  5. #a2827f
  6. #aa7874
  7. #b16d69

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e8b90
  2. #58959a
  3. #629fa4
  4. #6ca9ae
  5. #76b3b8
  6. #80bec3
  7. #8bc8cd

Tones

  1. #6ca9ae
  2. #73a4a8
  3. #7aa0a3
  4. #7f9b9d
  5. #849698
  6. #899292
  7. #8d8d8d

Tints and Shades

#6ca9ae to white

  1. #6ca9ae
  2. #85b7bb
  3. #9ec5c8
  4. #b6d3d6
  5. #cee2e3
  6. #e7f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#6ca9ae to black

  1. #6ca9ae
  2. #5a8b8f
  3. #486d70
  4. #375154
  5. #273738
  6. #181f1f
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c3
      #69a8ac
      ΔE = 0.768 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B30G
      #70a9ac
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 3030-B40G
      #6ca8a8
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ 3172T Perry Blue
      #6aadb6
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4003 Barondale Blue 10BG 39/219
      #65abb0
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 4004 Vista Marine 10BG 39/244
      #5eadb3
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Sea Of Turquoise / 90GG 37/212
      #70aeb2
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Blue Green Sea / 90GG 35/153
      #7aa6a9
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ Neptune G72-036-204
      #77a8ab
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Turquoise
      #77a6a9
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a7a7
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  15. Dulux

    1. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Inky Pool 3
      #7aaeb2
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Bracken Blue / CW-600
      #6aa3ac
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2233 XGC
      #5aa8af
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 2233 C
      #58a7af
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B30G
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  19. Alcro

    1. Blick
      #5aa7ae
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  20. Bristol

    1. Venice / P130-C5
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Venice / T12 46.F3
      #5ea6a9
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Ol' Swimmin' Hole
      #7daaad
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Aqua Bay / 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aqua Bay 355-5
      #68a1a6
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 4-31-4 French Blue
      #7ca7ac
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Meditation Blue
      #6aa1a7
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
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    1. Teal Lake / 7471
      #6ea1a4
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 31.5%

#6ca9ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6ca9ae foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #6ca9ae">…</p>

#6ca9ae background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #6ca9ae">…</p>

#6ca9ae shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6ca9ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7121326
Binary
01101100, 10101001, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#6ca9ae
LRV
≈ 34.6%
Closest short hex
#6aa ΔE = 2.513
RGB
rgb(108, 169, 174)
RGBA
rgba(108, 169, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.375, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.548%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9655890 / 0xff6ca9ae
HSL
hsl(185, 29%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 29%, 55%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (184.545), saturation: 38% (0.379), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 184.545, saturation: 37.931%, perceived brightness: 60.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 199.804, S: 57.819, L: 65.450
Cubehelix
H: -183.668, S: 0.422, L: 0.593
TSL
T: -1.565, S: 0.138, L: 0.593
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.379), magenta: 3% (0.029), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 28.010, Y: 34.618, Z: 45.242
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.321, Y: 34.618
CIELab
L: 65.450, a: -18.349, b: -8.810
CIELuv
L: 65.450, u: -28.762, v: -10.357
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.450, C: 20.354, H: 205.649
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.450, C: 30.570, H: 199.804
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.837, a: -17.990, b: -4.404
CIECAM02
J: 54.911, C: 29.469, h: 204.754, Q: 145.995, M: 25.770, s: 42.013, H: 259.725
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.088, jaune: -1.439, green: 3.438
LMS
L: 28.050, M: 39.333, S: 45.046
YCbCr
Y: 145.984, Cb: 139.223, Cr: 100.866
YCgCo
Y: 155.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 151.331, Db: 34.115, Dr: 82.398
YPbPr
Y: 156.367, Pb: 9.515, Pr: -30.730
xvYCC
Y: 150.292, Cb: 136.358, Cr: 101.006
YIQ
Y: 151.331, I: -37.945, Q: -11.343
YUV
Y: 151.331, U: 11.157, V: -38.015
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 2.183
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.944

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