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British Standard BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu / #6fa5d4 Hex Color Code

#6fa5d4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6fa5d4 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6fa5d4 is comprised of 43.53% red, 64.71% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #6fa5d4 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 54% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.68 nm.

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#6fa5d4 linear gradient to complementary #c4a97f

  1. #6fa5d4
  2. #84a6c6
  3. #95a6b8
  4. #a3a7aa
  5. #afa79c
  6. #baa88d
  7. #c4a97f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f87b4
  2. #5a91bf
  3. #649bc9
  4. #6fa5d4
  5. #7aafdf
  6. #84baea
  7. #8fc4f5

Tones

  1. #6fa5d4
  2. #7aa4cc
  3. #84a4c3
  4. #8da3bb
  5. #95a3b3
  6. #9ca2aa
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#6fa5d4 to white

  1. #6fa5d4
  2. #89b3db
  3. #a2c2e2
  4. #bad1ea
  5. #d1e0f1
  6. #e8eff8
  7. #ffffff

#6fa5d4 to black

  1. #6fa5d4
  2. #5d87ad
  3. #4b6b88
  4. #395064
  5. #293643
  6. #181e24
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Shelby Ann EBC-16
      #6da2d0
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 560B-5 Ocean Tropic
      #5ea0d1
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Blue Emotion / NP PB 1518 T
      #7ba1ce
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Regatta / T12 40.E3
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Boudoir Blue / T10 43B-2
      #75a6cc
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ 80 15 240 / Pacific 150
      #60a4d4
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  14. Little Greene

    1. ★ Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #6fa1d2
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Blue
      #59a3d7
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 34-d1
      #78a0d0
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Mellow Blue B4-C2-2
      #80a4d0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Harbor Blue
      #69a0ce
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Jacob's Room
      #6d9dcb
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ French Racing Blue
      #77a2d1
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Maltese / CL 2315D
      #6d9fc7
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Enchanted Sea
      #67a0cf
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Blue Maiden
      #78a3c9
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  25. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  27. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  29. KILZ

    1. ★ Inspiration Blue / C731
      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. Ford

    1. ★ Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-42 Crystal Ware
      #7ca3ce
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Regetta / 7247
      #78a2d2
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Breathtaking Blue / 7327
      #58a5d7
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  35. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  36. Dulux

    1. 22BB 34/304
      #66a1cd
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Royal Regatta 5
      #60a0ce
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  37. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 284 CP
      #75acda
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 645 CP
      #79a0c6
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-4 Riverside Blue
      #7ba0cc
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  44. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. U0.25.60
      #7fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  45. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

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#6fa5d4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6fa5d4 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #6fa5d4">…</p>

#6fa5d4 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #6fa5d4">…</p>

#6fa5d4 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6fa5d4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7316948
Binary
01101111, 10100101, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#6fa5d4
LRV
≈ 35.0%
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 2.142
RGB
rgb(111, 165, 212)
RGBA
rgba(111, 165, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.338, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.573%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9460268 / 0xff6fa5d4
HSL
hsl(208, 54%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 54%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.921), saturation: 48% (0.476), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 207.921, saturation: 47.642%, perceived brightness: 61.743%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.636, S: 59.795, L: 65.781
Cubehelix
H: -156.357, S: 0.599, L: 0.604
TSL
T: -2.147, S: 0.142, L: 0.605
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.476), magenta: 22% (0.222), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 31.890, Y: 35.041, Z: 67.358
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.261, Y: 35.041
CIELab
L: 65.781, a: -5.065, b: -29.413
CIELuv
L: 65.781, u: -25.572, v: -45.448
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.781, C: 29.846, H: 260.229
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.781, C: 52.149, H: 240.636
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.195, a: -7.429, b: -26.029
CIECAM02
J: 55.288, C: 40.955, h: 241.820, Q: 146.496, M: 35.814, s: 49.444, H: 302.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -5.048, green: 2.546
LMS
L: 27.484, M: 37.455, S: 66.812
YCbCr
Y: 148.463, Cb: 156.625, Cr: 100.957
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 2.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.212, Db: 86.951, Dr: 82.181
YPbPr
Y: 156.882, Pb: 29.710, Pr: -29.162
xvYCC
Y: 150.734, Cb: 154.098, Cr: 102.383
YIQ
Y: 154.212, I: -47.268, Q: 3.205
YUV
Y: 154.212, U: 28.439, V: -37.910
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.927
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.858

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