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#6caae9 Hex Color Code

#6caae9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6caae9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6caae9 is comprised of 42.35% red, 66.67% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #6caae9 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 74% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.07 nm.

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#6caae9 linear gradient to complementary #ceb887

  1. #6caae9
  2. #86acd9
  3. #99aec9
  4. #aab1b9
  5. #b7b3a8
  6. #c3b598
  7. #ceb887

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #488bc7
  2. #5495d2
  3. #609fde
  4. #6caae9
  5. #78b5f4
  6. #83bfff
  7. #8fcaff

Tones

  1. #6caae9
  2. #7baadf
  3. #87aad4
  4. #92aaca
  5. #9babc0
  6. #a4abb5
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#6caae9 to white

  1. #6caae9
  2. #89b8ed
  3. #a3c5f1
  4. #bbd4f4
  5. #d2e2f8
  6. #e9f0fc
  7. #ffffff

#6caae9 to black

  1. #6caae9
  2. #5b8bbe
  3. #4a6e95
  4. #39526d
  5. #293749
  6. #191f27
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  7. Diamond Vogel

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      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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    1. Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Berger

    1. City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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    1. City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
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      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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    1. Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Windjammer 149-4
      #5fa4e0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7453 C
      #7ca6de
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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    1. 80 12 250 / Marin 50
      #78a4dc
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

#6caae9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6caae9 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #6caae9">…</p>

#6caae9 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #6caae9">…</p>

#6caae9 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6caae9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7121641
Binary
01101100, 10101010, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#6caae9
LRV
≈ 37.8%
Closest short hex
#6ae ΔE = 1.038
RGB
rgb(108, 170, 233)
RGBA
rgba(108, 170, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.333, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.586%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9655575 / 0xff6caae9
HSL
hsl(210, 74%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 74%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.240), saturation: 54% (0.536), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 210.240, saturation: 53.648%, perceived brightness: 64.008%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.839, S: 74.534, L: 67.886
Cubehelix
H: -153.527, S: 0.756, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -1.726, S: 0.164, L: 0.622
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.536), magenta: 27% (0.270), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 35.262, Y: 37.818, Z: 82.516
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.243, Y: 37.818
CIELab
L: 67.886, a: -2.305, b: -37.712
CIELuv
L: 67.886, u: -28.168, v: -59.966
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.886, C: 37.782, H: 266.503
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.886, C: 66.252, H: 244.839
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.496, a: -5.267, b: -36.509
CIECAM02
J: 57.490, C: 48.654, h: 245.559, Q: 149.385, M: 42.547, s: 53.368, H: 303.825
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.255, jaune: -6.514, green: 2.748
LMS
L: 28.686, M: 39.889, S: 81.767
YCbCr
Y: 152.270, Cb: 164.833, Cr: 96.309
YCgCo
Y: 170.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 158.644, Db: 111.879, Dr: 96.317
YPbPr
Y: 161.330, Pb: 38.630, Pr: -33.898
xvYCC
Y: 154.554, Cb: 161.934, Cr: 98.223
YIQ
Y: 158.644, I: -57.174, Q: 6.491
YUV
Y: 158.644, U: 36.592, V: -44.431
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.224
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.698

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