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Valspar Paint Sea Frolic / #6cb9df Hex Color Code

#6cb9df Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6cb9df is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6cb9df is comprised of 42.35% red, 72.55% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #6cb9df has a hue of 200° (degrees), 64% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.71 nm.

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#6cb9df linear gradient to complementary #d4a077

  1. #6cb9df
  2. #89b5cd
  3. #9eb1bc
  4. #afadab
  5. #bda99a
  6. #c9a488
  7. #d4a077

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4797bc
  2. #53a2c8
  3. #60aed3
  4. #6cb9df
  5. #78c4eb
  6. #84d0f7
  7. #90dcff

Tones

  1. #6cb9df
  2. #7ab6d5
  3. #85b3cc
  4. #8fb0c2
  5. #98acb9
  6. #9fa9af
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#6cb9df to white

  1. #6cb9df
  2. #88c4e4
  3. #a2d0ea
  4. #badcef
  5. #d2e7f4
  6. #e9f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#6cb9df to black

  1. #6cb9df
  2. #5b97b6
  3. #49778f
  4. #395869
  5. #283b46
  6. #182125
  7. #000000

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 63.15.15
      #83b9d7
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  2. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Abacus / CL 2244W
      #80bde1
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 540B-4 Horizon Haze
      #79bede
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Note
      #62bbe0
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Costa Rica Blue / 2064-50
      #75bbe4
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Heartland / 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Country Heather
      #75bee7
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regale Blue - 6801
      #7db5d3
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  33. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  34. Plascon

    1. Soft Sail B2-A2-1
      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  35. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5251
      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 45.3%

#6cb9df HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6cb9df foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6cb9df">…</p>

#6cb9df background

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

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #6cb9df">…</p>

#6cb9df shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6cb9df">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7125471
Binary
01101100, 10111001, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#6cb9df
LRV
≈ 43.2%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 1.615
RGB
rgb(108, 185, 223)
RGBA
rgba(108, 185, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.359, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.875%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9651745 / 0xff6cb9df
HSL
hsl(200, 64%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 64%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.826), saturation: 52% (0.516), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 199.826, saturation: 51.570%, perceived brightness: 67.065%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.442, S: 68.470, L: 71.698
Cubehelix
H: -166.284, S: 0.721, L: 0.651
TSL
T: -1.903, S: 0.170, L: 0.652
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.516), magenta: 17% (0.170), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 36.848, Y: 43.211, Z: 76.196
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.277, Y: 43.211
CIELab
L: 71.698, a: -13.427, b: -26.361
CIELuv
L: 71.698, u: -34.030, v: -39.763
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.698, C: 29.583, H: 243.008
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.698, C: 52.336, H: 229.442
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.735, a: -14.978, b: -22.712
CIECAM02
J: 61.772, C: 42.590, h: 229.852, Q: 154.849, M: 37.245, s: 49.043, H: 291.113
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -4.453, green: 3.661
LMS
L: 33.191, M: 47.889, S: 75.630
YCbCr
Y: 158.850, Cb: 156.078, Cr: 91.499
YCgCo
Y: 175.250, Cg: 9.750, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 166.309, Db: 85.304, Dr: 110.887
YPbPr
Y: 171.335, Pb: 27.855, Pr: -40.248
xvYCC
Y: 163.147, Cb: 152.469, Cr: 92.645
YIQ
Y: 166.309, I: -58.078, Q: -4.459
YUV
Y: 166.309, U: 27.899, V: -51.155
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.729
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.808

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