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#6d8c8f Hex Color Code

#6d8c8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8c8f is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6d8c8f is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.9% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8c8f has a hue of 185° (degrees), 13% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.55 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#6d8c8f linear gradient to complementary #8f706d

  1. #6d8c8f
  2. #748789
  3. #7b8383
  4. #817e7e
  5. #867a78
  6. #8b7573
  7. #8f706d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #557376
  2. #5d7b7e
  3. #658487
  4. #6d8c8f
  5. #759598
  6. #7e9da0
  7. #86a6a9

Tints and Shades

#6d8c8f to white

  1. #6d8c8f
  2. #849ea1
  3. #9cb1b3
  4. #b4c4c5
  5. #cdd7d8
  6. #e6ebec
  7. #ffffff

#6d8c8f to black

  1. #6d8c8f
  2. #5a7376
  3. #485b5d
  4. #374546
  5. #272f30
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7475 U
      #6b8b8d
      ΔE = 0.754 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 17-5111 TPG
      #678e8d
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5401
      #6e8e93
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  3. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 86525, AS25
      #6c898d
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Fort Pierce Green / 712
      #70908f
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Summer Storm / T10 47K-2
      #788f92
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Goose Bay / 10BG 26/134
      #709190
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 510F-5 Bayside
      #658c91
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. 500F-6 Hallowed Hush
      #648888
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #72898c
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Adriatic Turquoise
      #63888e
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll Atc-61
      #738a8b
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Delft Blue 24-21
      #748a8d
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise
      #68888e
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 23/124
      #68888e
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 10BG 26/134
      #6d9294
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  16. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Stone Blue / 86
      #759194
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Stroll / ATC-61
      #738a8f
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  18. Olympic

    1. Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  19. Sico

    1. 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 6157-52 Baie-Comeau Granite
      #74898b
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7316-52 Tonic Water
      #709197
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. 7317-52 Downburst
      #778e93
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. Lake Shore 90GG 27/102
      #708c8a
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. 3975 Still Waters 90GG 28/133
      #688e8d
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. CD351-4
      #6d8d8b
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Thundercloud / 365
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5774 - Burrard Inlet
      #698589
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. Lexington Blue
      #7a8f91
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Mercer Blue
      #778b8f
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10661
      #788f8f
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2027-5
      #61878b
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  30. Resene

    1. Gothic B63-029-222
      #698890
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  31. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5010-B30G
      #75888a
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  32. Jotun

    1. 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 22.9%

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#6d8c8f foreground

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#6d8c8f background

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#6d8c8f shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179407
Binary
01101101, 10001100, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#6d8c8f
LRV
≈ 24.0%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 2.501
RGB
rgb(109, 140, 143)
RGBA
rgba(109, 140, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.357, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.491%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597809 / 0xff6d8c8f
HSL
hsl(185, 13%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 13%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.294), saturation: 24% (0.238), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 185.294, saturation: 23.776%, perceived brightness: 51.712%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 200.224, S: 37.355, L: 56.078
Cubehelix
H: -182.891, S: 0.209, L: 0.514
TSL
T: -1.578, S: 0.081, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.238), magenta: 2% (0.021), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 20.641, Y: 23.990, Z: 29.524
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.324, Y: 23.990
CIELab
L: 56.078, a: -10.139, b: -5.179
CIELuv
L: 56.078, u: -15.905, v: -5.859
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.078, C: 11.385, H: 207.056
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.078, C: 16.950, H: 200.224
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.979, a: -10.489, b: -1.454
CIECAM02
J: 45.244, C: 18.353, h: 205.729, Q: 132.523, M: 16.050, s: 34.801, H: 261.016
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.088, jaune: -0.887, green: 1.999
LMS
L: 20.637, M: 26.380, S: 29.422
YCbCr
Y: 128.587, Cb: 133.905, Cr: 114.178
YCgCo
Y: 133.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: 18.750
YDbDr
Y: 131.073, Db: 17.949, Dr: 41.974
YPbPr
Y: 133.613, Pb: 5.065, Pr: -15.638
xvYCC
Y: 130.750, Cb: 132.449, Cr: 114.263
YIQ
Y: 131.073, I: -19.431, Q: -5.622
YUV
Y: 131.073, U: 5.870, V: -19.365
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/2 ΔE = 3.989
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 12.006

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