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#6cacb8 Hex Color Code

#6cacb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6cacb8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6cacb8 is comprised of 42.35% red, 67.45% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #6cacb8 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 35% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.49 nm.

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#6cacb8 linear gradient to complementary #b8786c

  1. #6cacb8
  2. #80a4ab
  3. #909c9e
  4. #9c9391
  5. #a78a85
  6. #b08178
  7. #b8786c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d8d99
  2. #5797a3
  3. #62a2ad
  4. #6cacb8
  5. #77b7c3
  6. #81c1cd
  7. #8cccd8

Tones

  1. #6cacb8
  2. #74a8b2
  3. #7ca3ab
  4. #829fa5
  5. #889b9f
  6. #8d9698
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6cacb8 to white

  1. #6cacb8
  2. #86bac4
  3. #9fc7cf
  4. #b7d5db
  5. #cfe3e7
  6. #e7f1f3
  7. #ffffff

#6cacb8 to black

  1. #6cacb8
  2. #5a8d97
  3. #496f77
  4. #385358
  5. #27383b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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      #72afbc
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 26-d3
      #77b0bb
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
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      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
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    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
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      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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    1. Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
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    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
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    1. Finger Lakes 30BG 39/258
      #58abb9
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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    1. Light Teal
      #60a6b4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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    1. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
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    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 38.8%

#6cacb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6cacb8 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6cacb8">…</p>

#6cacb8 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #6cacb8">…</p>

#6cacb8 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6cacb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7122104
Binary
01101100, 10101100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#6cacb8
LRV
≈ 36.2%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 2.095
RGB
rgb(108, 172, 184)
RGBA
rgba(108, 172, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.371, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.560%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9655112 / 0xff6cacb8
HSL
hsl(189, 35%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 35%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (189.474), saturation: 41% (0.413), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 189.474, saturation: 41.304%, perceived brightness: 61.648%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.926, S: 60.216, L: 66.636
Cubehelix
H: -178.389, S: 0.474, L: 0.604
TSL
T: -1.659, S: 0.144, L: 0.605
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.413), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 29.585, Y: 36.152, Z: 50.757
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.310, Y: 36.152
CIELab
L: 66.636, a: -17.331, b: -12.600
CIELuv
L: 66.636, u: -29.812, v: -16.475
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.636, C: 21.427, H: 216.017
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.636, C: 34.061, H: 208.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.126, a: -17.389, b: -7.963
CIECAM02
J: 56.190, C: 31.831, h: 212.197, Q: 147.686, M: 27.836, s: 43.414, H: 269.430
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.108, jaune: -2.081, green: 3.462
LMS
L: 28.968, M: 40.861, S: 50.495
YCbCr
Y: 148.476, Cb: 142.740, Cr: 99.052
YCgCo
Y: 159.000, Cg: 13.000, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 154.232, Db: 44.796, Dr: 87.916
YPbPr
Y: 159.232, Pb: 13.360, Pr: -32.552
xvYCC
Y: 152.752, Cb: 139.736, Cr: 99.405
YIQ
Y: 154.232, I: -41.981, Q: -9.800
YUV
Y: 154.232, U: 14.650, V: -40.560
Munsell Color System
5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.163
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.439

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