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#6e8493 Hex Color Code

#6e8493 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8493 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e8493 is comprised of 43.14% red, 51.76% green and 57.65% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8493 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 15% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.27 nm.

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#6e8493 linear gradient to complementary #917f70

  1. #6e8493
  2. #75838d
  3. #7c8287
  4. #828281
  5. #87817c
  6. #8c8076
  7. #917f70

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #576c7b
  2. #5e7483
  3. #667c8b
  4. #6e8493
  5. #768c9b
  6. #7e94a4
  7. #869dac

Tints and Shades

#6e8493 to white

  1. #6e8493
  2. #8597a4
  3. #9dabb6
  4. #b5c0c8
  5. #cdd4da
  6. #e6eaec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e8493 to black

  1. #6e8493
  2. #5b6d79
  3. #495660
  4. #384148
  5. #272d31
  6. #171a1c
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Pow-wow
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 0.607 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Gris mystique
      #788091
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 0.607 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. 597X
      #64828d
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Mirador
      #748490
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Escapade B61-029-247
      #667c91
      ΔE = 4.005 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Smoke Grey / 6134
      #708494
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Voltage / 8264
      #778691
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. ★ Retro-Colonial Blue
      #6f808d
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Shady Blue / 10BB 22/096
      #768393
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #6d818f
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Light Gray
      #728589
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Mica Creek / 426
      #70828f
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5823 - Mica Creek
      #70828f
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 3.365 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Metallic 8201
      #6b828f
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 8201 C
      #67899c
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  13. New Look

    1. ★ Ripples on the Water / A08-03
      #6c8592
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Rhythm and Blues / A08-02
      #788992
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Dark Silver
      #6c7a86
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Chalky Blue D55-4
      #7b8f97
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Stardust Silver
      #76838c
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. Glasonbury / T145-6
      #717f95
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Dancehall
      #65838d
      ΔE = 3.738 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8271 - Tuckers Toy
      #6a808e
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Alfresco / 1672
      #688290
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Normandy / 2129-40
      #6e7f8a
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Mirador / 8264
      #748490
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Shadow Mountain / 8248
      #7f848e
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Stolen Moment / D4
      #678192
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Slate Blue / G86
      #5b8391
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  24. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #6f7e8b
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Sea Of Marma / 7303
      #60849c
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #72848e
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  28. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  29. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Ocean Storms (0506)
      #778692
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  30. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Storm
      #75808b
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Ocean Storms / 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  32. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Averse / I40
      #708a9b
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. SC224
      #647788
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Boardwalk Blue
      #71808b
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Cheboygan Blue
      #798da3
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  34. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5010-R90B
      #76858f
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  35. Behr

    1. Frosted Blue PIC-21
      #6d808a
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Blue Tundra C70-18
      #768b95
      ΔE = 3.457 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 5-38-4 Harbour Bridge
      #7e8797
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Granite Falls / PPG1152-5
      #638496
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  38. Martha Stewart Living

    1. North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Silver Blue C01
      #778f98
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. Night Sky 90BG 25/079
      #72828b
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  40. KILZ

    1. Swedish Blue / C762
      #648195
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Porpoise Gray / H861
      #7a8993
      ΔE = 3.328 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Bracing Blue - 6242
      #768b9a
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Downing Slate - 2819
      #777f86
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  42. Duron

    1. Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Storm Cloud
      #7e8796
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  43. Messerschmitt

    1. Lichtblau / 8897
      #628392
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  44. Sico

    1. 6171-52 Galleon
      #7a8893
      ΔE = 3.068 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 6169-52 Castle Blue
      #748b94
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  45. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15107
      #628498
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Federal Standard 25189
      #748a93
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  46. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. S 4010-B10G
      #738186
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Foggy Day / 38A-3
      #7b8691
      ΔE = 3.329 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Metropolis / WNCC-25
      #788289
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  48. Crown Diamond

    1. 7324-42 Netherland Blue
      #7a8b97
      ΔE = 3.368 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 7319-52 Blue Chasm
      #6d8e99
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  49. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1920
      #6e7f87
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  50. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Aviator Gray
      #7e8890
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 3.555 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Confederate 27-21
      #6f7c87
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  53. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B43 Grey Blue
      #617c8d
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. N53 Blue Grey
      #7c8589
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  54. Nerolac

    1. Faraway Sky - 2999
      #727f92
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Blue Aster - 2992
      #70849b
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  55. Brillux

    1. 63.06.21
      #727d87
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  56. Abet Laminati

    1. Cadaques 1941
      #7a8d9b
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  57. Flügger

    1. Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  58. Sanderson

    1. Turkish Blue
      #7c8891
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 323
      #727d8d
      ΔE = 3.798 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. 303
      #757e8f
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  60. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  62. Levis

    1. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Clear Grey A50
      #7c8d95
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  63. General Paint

    1. Astr / CL 2275D
      #607b8c
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  64. Limestrong

    1. Vauxite Shade E
      #7d858f
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  65. Crayola

    1. Gray Blue
      #768087
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  66. Sikkens

    1. R7.07.49 (RAL 7000)
      #78858b
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Q9.10.50
      #758b91
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  67. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 4.117 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. CF10997
      #6d7b82
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  68. Kelly-Moore

    1. Scatman Blue / HL 4265-3
      #677b85
      ΔE = 4.139 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Federalist / KM3806-2
      #7c8f9b
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  69. Dupont

    1. CAS925
      #617c88
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. CAS941
      #67798b
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  70. Kansai Paint

    1. Smoke Grey
      #70868c
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  71. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  72. Dulux

    1. 16BB 27/091
      #7e8d99
      ΔE = 4.359 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Niagara Blues 2
      #7b90a0
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  73. RAL

    1. RAL 7000 / Squirrel Grey
      #7a888e
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. RAL 5014 / Pigeon Blue
      #637d96
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  74. Nippon Paint

    1. Baby Blue Towel / NP N 1973 T
      #7a808c
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Blue Collar / NP N 1966 D
      #767e91
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  75. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Smoke / 56851
      #798fa1
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Sea Reflections / 7030
      #71909c
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  76. Ralph Lauren

    1. Vermeer / RLVM277
      #798a90
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  77. Bristol

    1. Evening Shadow / P115-C6
      #62798c
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  78. Tollens

    1. T2146-6
      #6f8085
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Macadam | EE207
      #778186
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  79. Laura Ashley

    1. 5-2 Heritage Teal
      #5f7d88
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  80. Homebase

    1. Slate Grey
      #697888
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  81. Wattyl

    1. Sheer Granite / A37W
      #777f85
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  82. Porter Paints

    1. Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Prussian Blue / 551-6
      #5c7a89
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  83. Alcro

    1. Sal
      #7a898e
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  84. Paint & Paper Library

    1. BTWN Dog & Wolf
      #758286
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  85. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Marliln Blue
      #6888a3
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  86. Caparol

    1. 2652
      #647c84
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  87. CIL

    1. Easton Blue
      #677785
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. Stormy Seas
      #5c7f8a
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  88. Jotun

    1. 5047 / Tunhovd
      #5e7986
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 5127 / Indigo Dempet
      #5c8795
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  89. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Sky / 90BG 25/079
      #7d898e
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  90. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.905 #156
      #7e868b
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.938 #187
      #767c8c
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  91. Audi

    1. Gletscherblau Metallic / 1H, LZ7K
      #7a919d
      ΔE = 5.103 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  92. Diamond Paint

    1. Pewter
      #80848f
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 23.1%

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#6e8493 foreground

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Vincent van Gogh
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#6e8493 background

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Pablo Picasso
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#6e8493 shadow

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Leonardo da Vinci
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7242899
Binary
01101110, 10000100, 10010011
Hexadecimal
#6e8493
LRV
≈ 21.9%
Closest short hex
#789 ΔE = 2.698
RGB
rgb(110, 132, 147)
RGBA
rgba(110, 132, 147, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.283, g: 0.339, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 48.548%, blue: 57.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9534317 / 0xff6e8493
HSL
hsl(204, 15%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 15%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.324), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 58% (0.576)
HSP
hue: 204.324, saturation: 25.170%, perceived brightness: 50.081%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.128, S: 32.081, L: 53.946
Cubehelix
H: -160.776, S: 0.209, L: 0.498
TSL
T: -2.032, S: 0.068, L: 0.499
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.252), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.424)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 48% (0.482), yellow: 42% (0.424)
XYZ
X: 19.947, Y: 21.923, Z: 30.779
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.302, Y: 21.923
CIELab
L: 53.946, a: -4.359, b: -10.662
CIELuv
L: 53.946, u: -11.903, v: -14.766
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.946, C: 11.519, H: 247.762
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.946, C: 18.966, H: 231.128
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.822, a: -5.897, b: -6.199
CIECAM02
J: 43.177, C: 18.969, h: 234.281, Q: 129.460, M: 16.589, s: 35.796, H: 296.278
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -1.848, green: 1.308
LMS
L: 19.037, M: 23.368, S: 30.626
YCbCr
Y: 125.204, Cb: 137.841, Cr: 117.277
YCoCg
Y: 130.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 127.132, Db: 29.895, Dr: 32.581
YPbPr
Y: 128.394, Pb: 10.030, Pr: -11.690
xvYCC
Y: 126.268, Cb: 136.811, Cr: 117.731
YIQ
Y: 127.132, I: -17.925, Q: 0.015
YUV
Y: 127.132, U: 9.778, V: -15.030
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 5/4 ΔE = 3.071
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Deep Silver ΔE = 4.150

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