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#6d8ca6 Hex Color Code

#6d8ca6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6d8ca6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6d8ca6 is comprised of 42.75% red, 54.9% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #6d8ca6 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 24% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.69 nm.

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#6d8ca6 linear gradient to complementary #a08b73

  1. #6d8ca6
  2. #788c9e
  3. #828c95
  4. #8a8b8d
  5. #928b84
  6. #998b7c
  7. #a08b73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54738c
  2. #5c7b94
  3. #64839d
  4. #6d8ca6
  5. #7695af
  6. #7e9db8
  7. #87a6c1

Tints and Shades

#6d8ca6 to white

  1. #6d8ca6
  2. #859eb4
  3. #9db1c3
  4. #b5c4d2
  5. #ced7e1
  6. #e6ebf0
  7. #ffffff

#6d8ca6 to black

  1. #6d8ca6
  2. #5b7388
  3. #495b6b
  4. #374550
  5. #272f36
  6. #171b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Blue Nose / 1678
      #6488a0
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2148 UP
      #6c8da6
      ΔE = 0.761 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ P 114-12 U
      #6d8da5
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sporty Blue - 6522
      #6a8aa4
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Scanda - 6529
      #6b8ca9
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #718fa9
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Ice Blue
      #7690ac
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ Alizé | EE109
      #688da7
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. T2012-6
      #678fb0
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ T3.20.50
      #6a8ba9
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. T0.23.48
      #6188a5
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  8. Levis

    1. ★ Luchtkasteel
      #6d8dab
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  9. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI078
      #688dab
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Dusk Sky 27-23
      #708eab
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Lovebird 27-22
      #5f88a6
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Coast Point / T66-7
      #6a8fac
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. Delph Blue / T67-6
      #608ca8
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marliln Blue
      #6888a3
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. ★ Bavarian Blue Firemist
      #6688a4
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Twirl B2-E2-2
      #6c90ac
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  14. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4131 Italian Blue 10BB 29/174
      #6f90a8
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. ★ Tibet Blue 10BB 30/203
      #6790ae
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ferry Spray
      #728da2
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Dutch Blue
      #7293ad
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  20. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  22. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Grande rivière
      #748ca7
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  25. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  26. Berger

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Piece of Sky / 7304
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky / 7367
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Piece of the Sky
      #6b8aa9
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Storm Blue Sky
      #618aa3
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7295 - Postcard Perfect
      #6990ae
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. ★ 7304 - Piece Of The Sky
      #6588a1
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  31. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Blue
      #7591aa
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  32. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4030-R90B
      #6287a3
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Dream Spiral / 30BB 27/236
      #7091af
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  34. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d6
      #628eac
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  36. Sto

    1. 35120
      #6b8cad
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  37. Olympic

    1. Evening Hush C47-4
      #798ea6
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  39. Resene

    1. Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. 344
      #618fae
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  41. Glidden

    1. Romance Blue / 10BB 25/193
      #6a88a8
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #7692ae
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Bluebonnet Blue
      #788eaa
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  43. Brillux

    1. 63.12.21
      #6087a2
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  44. Caparol

    1. 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 27.8%

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#6d8ca6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6d8ca6 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #6d8ca6">…</p>

#6d8ca6 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6d8ca6">…</p>

#6d8ca6 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6d8ca6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7179430
Binary
01101101, 10001100, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#6d8ca6
LRV
≈ 24.8%
Closest short hex
#68a ΔE = 3.024
RGB
rgb(109, 140, 166)
RGBA
rgba(109, 140, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.337, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.427%, yellow: 0.506%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9597786 / 0xff6d8ca6
HSL
hsl(207, 24%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 24%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.368), saturation: 34% (0.343), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 207.368, saturation: 34.337%, perceived brightness: 52.903%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.179, S: 42.715, L: 56.840
Cubehelix
H: -157.034, S: 0.324, L: 0.524
TSL
T: -2.128, S: 0.095, L: 0.524
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.343), magenta: 16% (0.157), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 22.566, Y: 24.759, Z: 39.659
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.285, Y: 24.759
CIELab
L: 56.840, a: -4.363, b: -17.245
CIELuv
L: 56.840, u: -16.159, v: -25.053
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.840, C: 17.788, H: 255.801
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.840, C: 29.812, H: 237.179
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.759, a: -6.129, b: -12.424
CIECAM02
J: 45.997, C: 26.790, h: 239.845, Q: 133.622, M: 23.427, s: 41.872, H: 301.088
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.166, jaune: -2.963, green: 1.650
LMS
L: 20.732, M: 26.394, S: 39.405
YCbCr
Y: 130.841, Cb: 144.002, Cr: 112.545
YCgCo
Y: 138.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 13.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.695, Db: 48.608, Dr: 46.965
YPbPr
Y: 135.269, Pb: 16.565, Pr: -16.696
xvYCC
Y: 132.172, Cb: 142.551, Cr: 113.334
YIQ
Y: 133.695, I: -26.820, Q: 1.534
YUV
Y: 133.695, U: 15.898, V: -21.665
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/6 ΔE = 3.805
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 8.162

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