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#6cb9be Hex Color Code

#6cb9be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6cb9be is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6cb9be is comprised of 42.35% red, 72.55% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6cb9be has a hue of 184° (degrees), 39% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.98 nm.

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#6cb9be linear gradient to complementary #c56665

  1. #6cb9be
  2. #86acaf
  3. #99a09f
  4. #a89290
  5. #b38482
  6. #bd7673
  7. #c56665

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a989d
  2. #55a3a8
  3. #61aeb3
  4. #6cb9be
  5. #77c4c9
  6. #83d0d5
  7. #8edbe0

Tones

  1. #6cb9be
  2. #76b3b7
  3. #7eadb0
  4. #85a7a9
  5. #8ba1a2
  6. #909b9c
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#6cb9be to white

  1. #6cb9be
  2. #87c5c9
  3. #a0d0d3
  4. #b8dcde
  5. #d0e8e9
  6. #e8f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#6cb9be to black

  1. #6cb9be
  2. #5a979b
  3. #49777a
  4. #38585b
  5. #283b3d
  6. #182121
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2226 CP
      #69babe
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ 7709 CP
      #62b5bb
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Well Water
      #6ab7bd
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Swim
      #73bab8
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Attraction / T73-5
      #6bbbc2
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Just Jazz / T10 49B-2
      #62b4b6
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c1
      #73b9bc
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 25-c
      #78c0c3
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS451
      #65b8bc
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CAS435
      #61b9ba
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2040-B40G
      #67b9ba
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hydre
      #6dbac3
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Chatoiement vert
      #7cb4b8
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.15.15
      #71bbbc
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BG 39/244
      #69b4b8
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 10BG 39/219
      #6fb2b6
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Ocean Mist G6-C2-2
      #70b8b8
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 3-30-4 Still Tide Water
      #72b3b6
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Harbor Side Blue / 740
      #5db6ba
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  19. Disney

    1. 3C-80-3 Atta Boy Blue
      #66b8b8
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Nautilus Blue
      #6fc0c4
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Legendary Blue 22-9
      #64b9b9
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  23. Caparol

    1. 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  24. Behr

    1. 510D-5 Surfer
      #67b4b5
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Pacific Coast 18BG 47/282
      #5dbdc7
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  29. Duron

    1. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 41.3%

#6cb9be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6cb9be foreground

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #6cb9be">…</p>

#6cb9be background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #6cb9be">…</p>

#6cb9be shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6cb9be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7125438
Binary
01101100, 10111001, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6cb9be
LRV
≈ 41.6%
Closest short hex
#6bb ΔE = 2.384
RGB
rgb(108, 185, 190)
RGBA
rgba(108, 185, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.383, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.579%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9651778 / 0xff6cb9be
HSL
hsl(184, 39%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(184, 39%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 184° (183.659), saturation: 43% (0.432), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 183.659, saturation: 43.158%, perceived brightness: 65.260%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 198.536, S: 64.949, L: 70.595
Cubehelix
H: -184.578, S: 0.552, L: 0.637
TSL
T: -1.549, S: 0.162, L: 0.637
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.432), magenta: 3% (0.026), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 32.824, Y: 41.601, Z: 55.005
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.321, Y: 41.601
CIELab
L: 70.595, a: -22.459, b: -9.984
CIELuv
L: 70.595, u: -34.952, v: -11.719
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.595, C: 24.578, H: 203.968
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.595, C: 36.864, H: 198.536
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.499, a: -22.033, b: -5.414
CIECAM02
J: 60.557, C: 34.167, h: 203.535, Q: 153.318, M: 29.879, s: 44.145, H: 258.101
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.084, jaune: -1.612, green: 4.128
LMS
L: 32.992, M: 47.859, S: 54.757
YCbCr
Y: 155.616, Cb: 141.591, Cr: 93.842
YCgCo
Y: 167.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 162.547, Db: 41.315, Dr: 103.726
YPbPr
Y: 168.959, Pb: 11.355, Pr: -38.730
xvYCC
Y: 161.106, Cb: 137.975, Cr: 93.978
YIQ
Y: 162.547, I: -47.476, Q: -14.726
YUV
Y: 162.547, U: 13.511, V: -47.855
Munsell Color System
2.5B 7/6 ΔE = 4.407
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 12.095

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