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Natural Color System / NCS S 3020-B / #6f8c9e Hex Color Code

#6f8c9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f8c9e is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6f8c9e is comprised of 43.53% red, 54.9% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #6f8c9e has a hue of 203° (degrees), 20% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.58 nm.

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#6f8c9e linear gradient to complementary #9b8472

  1. #6f8c9e
  2. #788b97
  3. #81898f
  4. #888888
  5. #8f8781
  6. #958579
  7. #9b8472

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #567384
  2. #5e7b8d
  3. #678395
  4. #6f8c9e
  5. #7895a7
  6. #809db0
  7. #89a6b9

Tints and Shades

#6f8c9e to white

  1. #6f8c9e
  2. #869eae
  3. #9eb1bd
  4. #b6c4cd
  5. #ced7de
  6. #e6ebee
  7. #ffffff

#6f8c9e to black

  1. #6f8c9e
  2. #5c7382
  3. #4a5b67
  4. #38454d
  5. #272f34
  6. #171b1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 0.432 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 0.565 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ Leisure Blue - 6515
      #6a8ea1
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 0.699 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Ferry Spray
      #728da2
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5802 - China Clay
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. DE 5795 - Spirit Mountain
      #6a8b98
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ China Clay / 431
      #718b9a
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. 6148
      #638aa1
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-B
      #6e8f9f
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  13. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 5159 / Elverum
      #6f8d9a
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Cape Cod Blue
      #6990a7
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Sea Smoke / P118-C5
      #6b909f
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 560F-5 Bleached Denim
      #788fa0
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7697 U
      #698fa4
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 5425 U
      #7993a5
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. 4131 Italian Blue 10BB 29/174
      #6f90a8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. CF10688
      #788c99
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  23. Sikkens

    1. S0.20.50
      #648ca0
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Boogie-woogie
      #6c8696
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Étang
      #648899
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. 4-35-5 Alpine Echo
      #678ba3
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  26. Krylon

    1. Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. West Coast / 1671
      #6c8996
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Sea Reflections / 1664
      #7193a4
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  28. British Standard

    1. BS381 692 - Smoke grey
      #708c98
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 9726
      #7693a5
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  31. Dulux

    1. Niagara Blues 2
      #7b90a0
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #6389a0
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  34. Tollens

    1. Bleu orage
      #7293a8
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
  35. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  36. Volkswagen

    1. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  37. Olympic

    1. All American D53-4
      #7793a3
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  38. Duron

    1. Moody Blue
      #6d8995
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crater Lake 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Crater Lake / 453-5
      #648898
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

#6f8c9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f8c9e foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #6f8c9e">…</p>

#6f8c9e background

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #6f8c9e">…</p>

#6f8c9e shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f8c9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7310494
Binary
01101111, 10001100, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#6f8c9e
LRV
≈ 24.6%
Closest short hex
#689 ΔE = 2.334
RGB
rgb(111, 140, 158)
RGBA
rgba(111, 140, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.342, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.506%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9466722 / 0xff6f8c9e
HSL
hsl(203, 20%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 20%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.979), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 202.979, saturation: 29.747%, perceived brightness: 52.665%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.926, S: 38.782, L: 56.687
Cubehelix
H: -162.430, S: 0.267, L: 0.523
TSL
T: -1.992, S: 0.084, L: 0.523
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.297), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 22.103, Y: 24.603, Z: 35.925
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.298, Y: 24.603
CIELab
L: 56.687, a: -5.831, b: -12.879
CIELuv
L: 56.687, u: -15.206, v: -18.074
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.687, C: 14.137, H: 245.642
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.687, C: 23.620, H: 229.926
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.602, a: -7.261, b: -8.221
CIECAM02
J: 45.891, C: 22.658, h: 232.637, Q: 133.467, M: 19.814, s: 38.530, H: 294.373
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -2.210, green: 1.654
LMS
L: 20.933, M: 26.431, S: 35.730
YCbCr
Y: 130.571, Cb: 140.194, Cr: 113.991
YCgCo
Y: 137.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.381, Db: 37.044, Dr: 42.563
YPbPr
Y: 135.119, Pb: 12.335, Pr: -15.328
xvYCC
Y: 132.043, Cb: 138.835, Cr: 114.535
YIQ
Y: 133.381, I: -23.058, Q: -0.532
YUV
Y: 133.381, U: 12.116, V: -19.635
Munsell Color System
10B 5/4 ΔE = 4.925
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 8.488

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