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#6f99b5 Hex Color Code

#6f99b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f99b5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6f99b5 is comprised of 43.53% red, 60% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #6f99b5 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 32% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.73 nm.

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#6f99b5 linear gradient to complementary #ae9176

  1. #6f99b5
  2. #7e98aa
  3. #8a96a0
  4. #949596
  5. #9e948b
  6. #a69281
  7. #ae9176

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537d98
  2. #5c86a2
  3. #6690ab
  4. #6f99b5
  5. #78a2bf
  6. #82acc9
  7. #8cb6d3

Tones

  1. #6f99b5
  2. #7698af
  3. #7d97a9
  4. #8396a3
  5. #88949e
  6. #8d9398
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#6f99b5 to white

  1. #6f99b5
  2. #88a9c1
  3. #a0bacd
  4. #b7cbda
  5. #cfdce6
  6. #e7edf2
  7. #ffffff

#6f99b5 to black

  1. #6f99b5
  2. #5c7e94
  3. #4a6375
  4. #394a57
  5. #28333a
  6. #181d20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 30/203
      #7299b4
      ΔE = 0.546 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. ★ Amazon Beat 3
      #6c97b3
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  2. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7454 UP
      #6f96b2
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ P 113-12 U
      #6a97b7
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / FS084
      #749ab8
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Piece Of The Sky / 7304
      #7295ae
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-d5
      #6a98b8
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 32-d5
      #6895b6
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Tibet Blue
      #7498b5
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Botticelli Blue
      #719dba
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Otsego Blue
      #7794ad
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. American Anthem / 451-4
      #7494ac
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Walden Pond / PPG1159-4
      #789bb6
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Hidden Harbor Blue / 70BG 32/238
      #649dbc
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  13. KILZ

    1. ★ Seaside Retreat / C772
      #6d9cb6
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Tibet Blue / 10BB 30/203
      #7698af
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Surfing U.S.A.
      #6b94b0
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 72 7 218 / Aquamarin 30
      #6c98b0
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. ★ 70 6 230 / Coelin 35
      #7094b0
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  17. Ford

    1. ★ Aqua Blue Diamond Fire
      #769db5
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. Light Blue
      #709bb1
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ 560D-5 Ocean View
      #6a94ae
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 27.3%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Swallow Tail / CL 2305D
      #6c9dbe
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Aromatherapy / CL 2334D
      #7599b9
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ice Blue
      #6e9abc
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Alpine Blue
      #7896ad
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  22. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 5032
      #6e96ac
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Storm Blue Sky / KM3158-2
      #7296ac
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Piece of the Sky / KM3125-2
      #7b99b4
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1410 Navy 4
      #7595ac
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 1404 Chambray 4
      #6095b7
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Montpelier Wedgewood
      #7896b0
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Bluestone
      #739abb
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dyer's Woad - 9071
      #7b99b0
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Bluesy Note - 9064
      #7c9ab5
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5815 - Frozen Lake
      #7b9cb3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. DE 5808 - Lake Lucerne
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Frozen Lake / 514
      #7b9cb3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. American Anthem / PPG1156-4
      #7595ab
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. Society Street Chs-34
      #7a98ac
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Caspian Blue 10BB 36/181
      #7b9eb8
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Picasso Blue 90BG 32/174
      #6e96ab
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  31. Resene

    1. Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6107
      #6b9bbf
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Bar Harbour / T66-6
      #7b9fba
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  35. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 29.0%

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#6f99b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f99b5 foreground

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #6f99b5">…</p>

#6f99b5 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #6f99b5">…</p>

#6f99b5 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f99b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7313845
Binary
01101111, 10011001, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#6f99b5
LRV
≈ 29.5%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 1.913
RGB
rgb(111, 153, 181)
RGBA
rgba(111, 153, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.344, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.538%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9463371 / 0xff6f99b5
HSL
hsl(204, 32%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 32%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.000), saturation: 39% (0.387), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 204.000, saturation: 38.674%, perceived brightness: 57.045%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.205, S: 50.159, L: 61.217
Cubehelix
H: -161.175, S: 0.403, L: 0.563
TSL
T: -2.022, S: 0.113, L: 0.563
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.387), magenta: 15% (0.155), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 26.285, Y: 29.497, Z: 48.016
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.284, Y: 29.497
CIELab
L: 61.217, a: -7.079, b: -19.098
CIELuv
L: 61.217, u: -20.902, v: -27.945
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.217, C: 20.368, H: 249.661
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.217, C: 34.897, H: 233.205
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.311, a: -8.656, b: -14.400
CIECAM02
J: 50.488, C: 30.621, h: 235.081, Q: 139.993, M: 26.778, s: 43.735, H: 297.199
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -3.258, green: 2.195
LMS
L: 24.135, M: 31.870, S: 47.698
YCbCr
Y: 139.377, Cb: 146.508, Cr: 107.574
YCgCo
Y: 149.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 143.634, Db: 56.224, Dr: 62.062
YPbPr
Y: 146.070, Pb: 18.830, Pr: -22.288
xvYCC
Y: 141.448, Cb: 144.541, Cr: 108.422
YIQ
Y: 143.634, I: -34.015, Q: -0.169
YUV
Y: 143.634, U: 18.389, V: -28.630
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.588
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.605

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