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Pantone / PMS 298 UP / #6cbbe3 Hex Color Code

#6cbbe3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6cbbe3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6cbbe3 is comprised of 42.35% red, 73.33% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #6cbbe3 has a hue of 200° (degrees), 68% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.51 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6cbbe3 linear gradient to complementary #d8a277

  1. #6cbbe3
  2. #8ab7d1
  3. #a0b3bf
  4. #b2afad
  5. #c0ab9b
  6. #cda689
  7. #d8a277

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4699bf
  2. #53a4cb
  3. #60b0d7
  4. #6cbbe3
  5. #78c7ef
  6. #85d2fb
  7. #91deff

Tones

  1. #6cbbe3
  2. #7ab8d9
  3. #86b5cf
  4. #90b2c5
  5. #99aebb
  6. #a1abb2
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#6cbbe3 to white

  1. #6cbbe3
  2. #89c6e8
  3. #a3d1ec
  4. #bbddf1
  5. #d2e8f6
  6. #e9f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#6cbbe3 to black

  1. #6cbbe3
  2. #5b99b9
  3. #4a7891
  4. #39596b
  5. #283c47
  6. #182126
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 0.533 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Abacus / CL 2244W
      #80bde1
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 0.734 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. ★ Country Heather
      #75bee7
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 540B-4 Horizon Haze
      #79bede
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 30-d1
      #6cc3ea
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heartland 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Heartland / 151-4
      #7abce3
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heaven On Earth / T12 41.E1
      #7cbcdf
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 6230 Blue Heaven
      #7db7db
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #7cc1e9
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  20. Sikkens

    1. S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. Nuit fraîche
      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Cayman Blue / 2060-50
      #74c2e5
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  24. Tollens

    1. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2190 C
      #56b7e6
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Favorite Memory / 36D-2
      #81bbe1
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  28. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  29. Glidden

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

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#6cbbe3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6cbbe3 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #6cbbe3">…</p>

#6cbbe3 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6cbbe3">…</p>

#6cbbe3 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6cbbe3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7125987
Binary
01101100, 10111011, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#6cbbe3
LRV
≈ 44.3%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 1.824
RGB
rgb(108, 187, 227)
RGBA
rgba(108, 187, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.358, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.424%, yellow: 0.610%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9651229 / 0xff6cbbe3
HSL
hsl(200, 68%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 68%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.168), saturation: 52% (0.524), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 200.168, saturation: 52.423%, perceived brightness: 67.797%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.213, S: 69.341, L: 72.410
Cubehelix
H: -165.868, S: 0.752, L: 0.658
TSL
T: -1.912, S: 0.173, L: 0.659
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.524), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 37.815, Y: 44.272, Z: 79.211
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.274, Y: 44.272
CIELab
L: 72.410, a: -13.334, b: -27.445
CIELuv
L: 72.410, u: -34.683, v: -41.647
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.410, C: 30.512, H: 244.088
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.410, C: 54.197, H: 230.213
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.537, a: -14.994, b: -24.008
CIECAM02
J: 62.575, C: 43.654, h: 230.504, Q: 155.852, M: 38.175, s: 49.492, H: 291.880
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -4.640, green: 3.719
LMS
L: 33.866, M: 49.028, S: 78.611
YCbCr
Y: 160.250, Cb: 157.252, Cr: 90.479
YCgCo
Y: 177.250, Cg: 9.750, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 167.939, Db: 88.870, Dr: 113.987
YPbPr
Y: 173.053, Pb: 29.085, Pr: -41.340
xvYCC
Y: 164.622, Cb: 153.549, Cr: 91.686
YIQ
Y: 167.939, I: -59.912, Q: -4.260
YUV
Y: 167.939, U: 29.065, V: -52.585
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.008
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 4.579

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