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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

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

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

    1. ★ Overcast 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  4. 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%
  5. 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%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c2
      #6da2cf
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  7. 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%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 41/12
      #60a8d8
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. California Paints

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

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

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

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 5204T Violet Veil
      #7ca1c9
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Little Greene

    1. ★ Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10437
      #62a3d4
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Blue
      #59a3d7
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  17. 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%
  18. CIL

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  24. Vista Paint

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

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  26. Scib Paints

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

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

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

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

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

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

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

#6fa5d4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6fa5d4 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #6fa5d4">…</p>

#6fa5d4 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6fa5d4">…</p>

#6fa5d4 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<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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