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#6cabc9 Hex Color Code

#6cabc9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6cabc9 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6cabc9 is comprised of 42.35% red, 67.06% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6cabc9 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 46% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.23 nm.

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#6cabc9 linear gradient to complementary #c19374

  1. #6cabc9
  2. #82a7bb
  3. #93a3ac
  4. #a19f9e
  5. #ad9b90
  6. #b89782
  7. #c19374

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b8ca9
  2. #5696b4
  3. #61a1be
  4. #6cabc9
  5. #77b6d4
  6. #82c0df
  7. #8ccbea

Tones

  1. #6cabc9
  2. #77a8c1
  3. #80a6ba
  4. #88a3b2
  5. #8fa0aa
  6. #959ea3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#6cabc9 to white

  1. #6cabc9
  2. #87b9d2
  3. #a0c6db
  4. #b8d4e4
  5. #d0e2ed
  6. #e8f1f6
  7. #ffffff

#6cabc9 to black

  1. #6cabc9
  2. #5a8ca4
  3. #496f81
  4. #38525f
  5. #283840
  6. #181f23
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 0.507 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 0.758 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. 540B-5 Riviera Blue
      #5aaed4
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 116-4 U
      #67accd
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ P 117-4 C
      #6ea7c2
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Smokey Blue
      #73a4bd
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/13
      #64a8c8
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.30.60
      #61accc
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. R7.31.62
      #60b2d3
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lafayette Blue / CW-610
      #6da7c5
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Blue Belle / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Seclusion / T12 42.E4
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Vagues magiques
      #78acc5
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ Wesley
      #72b1d0
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #7caecb
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  23. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  24. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 30-d4
      #5da7ca
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  28. Glidden

    1. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  30. General Paint

    1. Ingulf / CL 2224D
      #57a9ca
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  31. CIL

    1. Beside the Ocean
      #67b2d0
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  33. Dulux

    1. Luna Landscape 3
      #7ca8bf
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  35. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4078 Dieppe Sky 70BG 40/284
      #58acca
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  37. Tollens

    1. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 37.5%

#6cabc9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6cabc9 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #6cabc9">…</p>

#6cabc9 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #6cabc9">…</p>

#6cabc9 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6cabc9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7121865
Binary
01101100, 10101011, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#6cabc9
LRV
≈ 36.5%
Closest short hex
#6ac ΔE = 1.316
RGB
rgb(108, 171, 201)
RGBA
rgba(108, 171, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.356, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.571%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9655351 / 0xff6cabc9
HSL
hsl(199, 46%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 46%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.355), saturation: 46% (0.463), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 199.355, saturation: 46.269%, perceived brightness: 62.324%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.454, S: 62.152, L: 66.922
Cubehelix
H: -166.856, S: 0.557, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -1.890, S: 0.149, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.463), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 31.286, Y: 36.529, Z: 60.649
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.284, Y: 36.529
CIELab
L: 66.922, a: -12.193, b: -21.589
CIELuv
L: 66.922, u: -29.082, v: -31.686
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.922, C: 24.794, H: 240.543
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.922, C: 43.009, H: 227.454
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.439, a: -13.368, b: -17.189
CIECAM02
J: 56.489, C: 36.786, h: 228.491, Q: 148.079, M: 32.169, s: 46.609, H: 289.505
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -3.643, green: 3.161
LMS
L: 28.770, M: 40.365, S: 60.233
YCbCr
Y: 149.638, Cb: 150.494, Cr: 98.213
YCgCo
Y: 162.750, Cg: 8.250, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.583, Db: 68.340, Dr: 90.489
YPbPr
Y: 159.741, Pb: 22.245, Pr: -32.880
xvYCC
Y: 153.189, Cb: 147.541, Cr: 99.117
YIQ
Y: 155.583, I: -47.168, Q: -3.988
YUV
Y: 155.583, U: 22.351, V: -41.745
Munsell Color System
10B 6/8 ΔE = 3.554
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 5.539

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