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#6d8a9e Hex Color Code

#6d8a9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8a9e is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6d8a9e is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.12% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8a9e has a hue of 204° (degrees), 20% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.93 nm.

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#6d8a9e linear gradient to complementary #9b8470

  1. #6d8a9e
  2. #778996
  3. #80888f
  4. #878787
  5. #8e867f
  6. #958578
  7. #9b8470

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #547184
  2. #5c798d
  3. #658295
  4. #6d8a9e
  5. #7592a7
  6. #7e9baf
  7. #86a4b8

Tints and Shades

#6d8a9e to white

  1. #6d8a9e
  2. #859dae
  3. #9db0bd
  4. #b5c3ce
  5. #cdd7de
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6d8a9e to black

  1. #6d8a9e
  2. #5a7282
  3. #495a67
  4. #37444d
  5. #272e34
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Marliln Blue
      #6888a3
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  6. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. ★ 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ferry Spray
      #728da2
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. ★ Blue Sash
      #738ca2
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  10. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  14. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ DE 5802 - China Clay
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  19. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  21. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  23. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Wakefield
      #678495
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  27. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Glacier Blue
      #68839a
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  28. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.50
      #6a8ba5
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7697 U
      #698fa4
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2165 U
      #76879a
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  30. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 4131 Italian Blue 10BB 29/174
      #6f90a8
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10689
      #65849a
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  33. Tollens

    1. Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  34. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  35. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  38. Berger

    1. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  39. Behr

    1. 560F-5 Bleached Denim
      #788fa0
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  41. Glidden

    1. Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 24.7%

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#6d8a9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8a9e foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6d8a9e">…</p>

#6d8a9e background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6d8a9e">…</p>

#6d8a9e shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8a9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7178910
Binary
01101101, 10001010, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#6d8a9e
LRV
≈ 23.9%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.370
RGB
rgb(109, 138, 158)
RGBA
rgba(109, 138, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.341, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.499%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598306 / 0xff6d8a9e
HSL
hsl(204, 20%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 20%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.490), saturation: 31% (0.310), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 204.490, saturation: 31.013%, perceived brightness: 51.992%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.427, S: 39.719, L: 55.983
Cubehelix
H: -160.572, S: 0.278, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -2.037, S: 0.087, L: 0.516
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 13% (0.127), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 21.565, Y: 23.896, Z: 35.817
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.294, Y: 23.896
CIELab
L: 55.983, a: -5.316, b: -13.953
CIELuv
L: 55.983, u: -15.197, v: -19.753
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.983, C: 14.931, H: 249.144
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.983, C: 24.922, H: 232.427
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.883, a: -6.801, b: -9.224
CIECAM02
J: 45.150, C: 23.551, h: 235.119, Q: 132.384, M: 20.595, s: 39.442, H: 297.243
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -2.395, green: 1.625
LMS
L: 20.252, M: 25.609, S: 35.612
YCbCr
Y: 129.049, Cb: 141.072, Cr: 113.849
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 15.000
YDbDr
Y: 131.609, Db: 39.710, Dr: 42.997
YPbPr
Y: 133.263, Pb: 13.335, Pr: -15.420
xvYCC
Y: 130.449, Cb: 139.714, Cr: 114.455
YIQ
Y: 131.609, I: -23.701, Q: 0.090
YUV
Y: 131.609, U: 12.988, V: -19.835
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.291
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.608

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