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#6d8a9f Hex Color Code

#6d8a9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8a9f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6d8a9f is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.12% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8a9f has a hue of 205° (degrees), 21% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.64 nm.

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#6d8a9f linear gradient to complementary #9b8571

  1. #6d8a9f
  2. #778997
  3. #808890
  4. #878888
  5. #8e8780
  6. #958679
  7. #9b8571

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #547185
  2. #5c798e
  3. #658296
  4. #6d8a9f
  5. #7592a8
  6. #7e9bb1
  7. #86a4b9

Tints and Shades

#6d8a9f to white

  1. #6d8a9f
  2. #859dae
  3. #9db0be
  4. #b5c3ce
  5. #cdd7de
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6d8a9f to black

  1. #6d8a9f
  2. #5a7283
  3. #495a67
  4. #37444d
  5. #272e34
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

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#6d8a9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8a9f foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #6d8a9f">…</p>

#6d8a9f background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #6d8a9f">…</p>

#6d8a9f shadow

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8a9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7178911
Binary
01101101, 10001010, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#6d8a9f
LRV
≈ 23.9%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.721
RGB
rgb(109, 138, 159)
RGBA
rgba(109, 138, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.340, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.499%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9598305 / 0xff6d8a9f
HSL
hsl(205, 21%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 21%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.200), saturation: 31% (0.314), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 205.200, saturation: 31.447%, perceived brightness: 52.045%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.552, S: 39.962, L: 56.018
Cubehelix
H: -159.699, S: 0.283, L: 0.516
TSL
T: -2.059, S: 0.087, L: 0.517
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 21.651, Y: 23.930, Z: 36.272
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.292, Y: 23.930
CIELab
L: 56.018, a: -5.058, b: -14.475
CIELuv
L: 56.018, u: -15.211, v: -20.595
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.018, C: 15.334, H: 250.738
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.018, C: 25.604, H: 233.552
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.919, a: -6.604, b: -9.719
CIECAM02
J: 45.183, C: 23.987, h: 236.263, Q: 132.434, M: 20.976, s: 39.798, H: 298.555
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -2.486, green: 1.611
LMS
L: 20.256, M: 25.609, S: 36.061
YCbCr
Y: 129.147, Cb: 141.511, Cr: 113.778
YCgCo
Y: 136.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 14.750
YDbDr
Y: 131.723, Db: 41.043, Dr: 43.214
YPbPr
Y: 133.335, Pb: 13.835, Pr: -15.466
xvYCC
Y: 130.511, Cb: 140.153, Cr: 114.414
YIQ
Y: 131.723, I: -24.022, Q: 0.402
YUV
Y: 131.723, U: 13.424, V: -19.935
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 4.085
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.603

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