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#6e8a96 Hex Color Code

#6e8a96 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e8a96 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6e8a96 is comprised of 43.14% red, 54.12% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #6e8a96 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 16% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.81 nm.

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#6e8a96 linear gradient to complementary #947c70

  1. #6e8a96
  2. #768890
  3. #7d8589
  4. #848383
  5. #8a817d
  6. #8f7e76
  7. #947c70

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56717d
  2. #5e7985
  3. #66828d
  4. #6e8a96
  5. #76929f
  6. #7f9ba7
  7. #87a4b0

Tints and Shades

#6e8a96 to white

  1. #6e8a96
  2. #859da7
  3. #9db0b8
  4. #b5c3c9
  5. #cdd7db
  6. #e6ebed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e8a96 to black

  1. #6e8a96
  2. #5b727b
  3. #495a62
  4. #384449
  5. #272e32
  6. #171b1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 0.387 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2179 U
      #708a96
      ΔE = 0.506 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ 17-4412 TPG
      #6a8b95
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. ★ Blue Dusk / 1644
      #6f8892
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 0.773 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Spirit Mountain / 373
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ DE 5802 - China Clay
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  8. Jotun

    1. ★ 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  9. Sico

    1. ★ 6169-52 Castle Blue
      #748b94
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25189
      #748a93
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Federal Standard 35189
      #6f8a91
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-55 Silent Tide
      #748a93
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. ★ 814 Brazil Marble
      #758991
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  13. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7319-52 Blue Chasm
      #6d8e99
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Rock Steady / T150-6
      #758b92
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Baritone / 454-5
      #6f8d96
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5394
      #728f9a
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Crater Lake C56-4
      #658996
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Baritone C57-4
      #718d94
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  20. New Look

    1. ★ Ripples on the Water / A08-03
      #6c8592
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Rhythm and Blues / A08-02
      #788992
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  22. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ North Sky Blue C02
      #6c858f
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Silver Blue C01
      #778f98
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-34-4 Dawn Glow
      #768d96
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #698891
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Baritone / PPG1149-5
      #708e95
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glacier Blue
      #678b9b
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Light Teal
      #788e97
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Abacus B63-019-235
      #768993
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Horizon B63-034-224
      #648894
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  27. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. 35320
      #658493
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hiding Space / 34B-6
      #678d9a
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Baritone / PPG1149-5
      #708e95
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Pow-wow
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  31. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Blustery Sky - 9140
      #6f848c
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. CF11035
      #6c919e
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  34. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  35. Sikkens

    1. S0.10.50
      #798a93
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Q9.10.50
      #758b91
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  37. Bristol

    1. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  39. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  40. Dutch Boy

    1. Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  41. Albany Paint

    1. Bluestone
      #72848e
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 22.0%

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#6e8a96 foreground

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#6e8a96 background

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#6e8a96 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7244438
Binary
01101110, 10001010, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#6e8a96
LRV
≈ 23.7%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.323
RGB
rgb(110, 138, 150)
RGBA
rgba(110, 138, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.347, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 49.596%, blue: 58.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9532778 / 0xff6e8a96
HSL
hsl(198, 16%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 16%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.000), saturation: 27% (0.267), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 198.000, saturation: 26.667%, perceived brightness: 51.672%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.485, S: 36.706, L: 55.779
Cubehelix
H: -168.494, S: 0.229, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -1.854, S: 0.078, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 8% (0.080), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 21.022, Y: 23.693, Z: 32.314
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.308, Y: 23.693
CIELab
L: 55.779, a: -7.015, b: -9.648
CIELuv
L: 55.779, u: -14.645, v: -12.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.779, C: 11.929, H: 233.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.779, C: 19.550, H: 221.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.676, a: -8.091, b: -5.287
CIECAM02
J: 44.971, C: 19.913, h: 224.512, Q: 132.122, M: 17.413, s: 36.304, H: 284.745
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.120, jaune: -1.656, green: 1.690
LMS
L: 20.336, M: 25.625, S: 32.163
YCbCr
Y: 128.522, Cb: 137.412, Cr: 114.856
YCgCo
Y: 134.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: 17.500
YDbDr
Y: 130.996, Db: 28.596, Dr: 39.928
YPbPr
Y: 132.900, Pb: 9.220, Pr: -14.552
xvYCC
Y: 130.138, Cb: 136.099, Cr: 115.217
YIQ
Y: 130.996, I: -20.535, Q: -2.187
YUV
Y: 130.996, U: 9.353, V: -18.420
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/4 ΔE = 3.640
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.487

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