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#6e9abe Hex Color Code

#6e9abe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e9abe is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6e9abe is comprised of 43.14% red, 60.39% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #6e9abe has a hue of 207° (degrees), 38% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.42 nm.

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#6e9abe linear gradient to complementary #b49a78

  1. #6e9abe
  2. #7e9ab2
  3. #8c9aa7
  4. #989a9b
  5. #a29a90
  6. #ac9a84
  7. #b49a78

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #517ea1
  2. #5b87aa
  3. #6491b4
  4. #6e9abe
  5. #78a4c8
  6. #81add2
  7. #8bb7dc

Tones

  1. #6e9abe
  2. #7699b7
  3. #7e99b1
  4. #8598aa
  5. #8b97a3
  6. #91979d
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#6e9abe to white

  1. #6e9abe
  2. #87aac9
  3. #a0bbd3
  4. #b8cbde
  5. #cfdce9
  6. #e7eef4
  7. #ffffff

#6e9abe to black

  1. #6e9abe
  2. #5c7f9b
  3. #4a647a
  4. #384b5b
  5. #28333d
  6. #181d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Cornwall Blue X76R162C
      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 2-36-4 Blue Rhapsody
      #769cc1
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Chickadee / T63-7
      #6898bf
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Blue Monet / T69-6
      #5e99bf
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. ★ Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ Secret Cove Blue / 90BG 32/199
      #769dbb
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / PPG1161-4
      #729cc2
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Grey Mystic / P111-C5
      #7394b6
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R80B
      #7797b7
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Cashmere Blue
      #5f96bf
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Azure / CL 2294D
      #69a1c9
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Periwinkle Blue 30BB 33/235
      #7096bc
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Starry Night 10BB 32/262
      #5e96bc
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Stardust Blue
      #689dc7
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #6294b7
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Lobelia - 6809
      #7498be
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Bluesy Note - 9064
      #7c9ab5
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c3
      #689ac5
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Sailing Sky / 25BB 30/318
      #6297c2
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ Breeze PIC-27
      #6b94b6
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. ★ Ocean Breeze EIC-27
      #6a94b6
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  24. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 32/262
      #689ec1
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. 30BB 33/235
      #7a9fc2
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7271 - South Port
      #7498bf
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5214T Brewster Blue
      #7b9cbb
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6066
      #689bc7
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 6114
      #6493ba
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  28. Pratt & Lambert

    1. To The Blues 27-10
      #7095bc
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  29. Ford

    1. Light Crystal Blue
      #7695b4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Medium Blue Diamond Bright
      #7c9ec2
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Postcard Perfect / KM3118-2
      #7d9dbc
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  32. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2170 UP
      #5f96c0
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 16-4127 TCX
      #5d96bc
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu divin
      #5e9ac6
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Ton de bleu
      #7294b9
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  36. Plascon

    1. Quiet Peace B3-D2-2
      #7c9cc0
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  37. California Paints

    1. DE 5879 - Ocean City
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  38. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Ocean City / 493
      #7896ba
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Heavenly Sky / 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 27.8%

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#6e9abe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e9abe foreground

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #6e9abe">…</p>

#6e9abe background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #6e9abe">…</p>

#6e9abe shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e9abe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7248574
Binary
01101110, 10011010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#6e9abe
LRV
≈ 30.1%
Closest short hex
#79b ΔE = 1.796
RGB
rgb(110, 154, 190)
RGBA
rgba(110, 154, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.339, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.543%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9528642 / 0xff6e9abe
HSL
hsl(207, 38%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 38%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.000), saturation: 42% (0.421), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 207.000, saturation: 42.105%, perceived brightness: 57.708%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.216, S: 53.093, L: 61.777
Cubehelix
H: -157.486, S: 0.462, L: 0.568
TSL
T: -2.116, S: 0.122, L: 0.568
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.421), magenta: 19% (0.189), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 27.277, Y: 30.142, Z: 53.086
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.273, Y: 30.142
CIELab
L: 61.777, a: -5.440, b: -23.314
CIELuv
L: 61.777, u: -21.685, v: -34.997
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.777, C: 23.940, H: 256.866
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.777, C: 41.171, H: 238.216
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.902, a: -7.393, b: -18.898
CIECAM02
J: 51.042, C: 34.384, h: 239.975, Q: 140.758, M: 30.069, s: 46.219, H: 301.149
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.993, green: 2.192
LMS
L: 24.317, M: 32.298, S: 52.696
YCbCr
Y: 140.506, Cb: 150.316, Cr: 106.128
YCgCo
Y: 152.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 144.948, Db: 67.788, Dr: 66.464
YPbPr
Y: 147.220, Pb: 23.060, Pr: -23.656
xvYCC
Y: 142.436, Cb: 148.257, Cr: 107.220
YIQ
Y: 144.948, I: -37.777, Q: 1.897
YUV
Y: 144.948, U: 22.171, V: -30.660
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 2.442
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 7.247

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