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GM / General Motors Orbit Blue / #6fa8cd Hex Color Code

#6fa8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6fa8cd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6fa8cd is comprised of 43.53% red, 65.88% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #6fa8cd has a hue of 204° (degrees), 48% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.48 nm.

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#6fa8cd linear gradient to complementary #c29e7a

  1. #6fa8cd
  2. #84a6bf
  3. #94a5b1
  4. #a2a3a4
  5. #aea196
  6. #b9a088
  7. #c29e7a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f89ad
  2. #5a93b8
  3. #649ec2
  4. #6fa8cd
  5. #7ab2d8
  6. #84bde3
  7. #8fc8ee

Tones

  1. #6fa8cd
  2. #79a6c5
  3. #82a5bd
  4. #8aa3b5
  5. #92a1ae
  6. #98a0a6
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#6fa8cd to white

  1. #6fa8cd
  2. #89b6d5
  3. #a2c4de
  4. #b9d3e6
  5. #d1e1ee
  6. #e8f0f7
  7. #ffffff

#6fa8cd to black

  1. #6fa8cd
  2. #5d8aa7
  3. #4b6d83
  4. #395161
  5. #283741
  6. #181e23
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Mayellan / T69-5
      #74a9cc
      ΔE = 0.818 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. ★ Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. ★ 31-d3
      #77abcf
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. ★ 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
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      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Hoeth Blue
      #57a9d4
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. ★ Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Serene Sea / 350-4
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      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
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      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  22. AMC

    1. ★ Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
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    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Blue Belle / 782
      #5facd2
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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    1. ★ 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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    1. ★ 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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    1. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
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    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  32. Bristol

    1. Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Seventh Heaven / P112-C5
      #69a0c6
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Virginia Beach
      #7aaac7
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Rive de Jersey
      #7fa8c6
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
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      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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      #76a4cb
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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      #7ba3c4
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  36. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  37. General Paint

    1. Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3577 U
      #7eaed0
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 542 C
      #7bafd4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 32.9%

#6fa8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6fa8cd foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #6fa8cd">…</p>

#6fa8cd background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #6fa8cd">…</p>

#6fa8cd shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6fa8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7317709
Binary
01101111, 10101000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#6fa8cd
LRV
≈ 35.8%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 1.390
RGB
rgb(111, 168, 205)
RGBA
rgba(111, 168, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.347, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 0.435%, yellow: 0.574%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9459507 / 0xff6fa8cd
HSL
hsl(204, 48%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 48%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.617), saturation: 46% (0.459), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 203.617, saturation: 45.854%, perceived brightness: 62.058%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.161, S: 59.680, L: 66.359
Cubehelix
H: -161.646, S: 0.558, L: 0.608
TSL
T: -2.011, S: 0.141, L: 0.609
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 18% (0.180), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 31.574, Y: 35.790, Z: 62.990
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.275, Y: 35.790
CIELab
L: 66.359, a: -8.713, b: -24.649
CIELuv
L: 66.359, u: -26.822, v: -37.136
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.359, C: 26.144, H: 250.532
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.359, C: 45.810, H: 234.161
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.825, a: -10.487, b: -20.549
CIECAM02
J: 55.927, C: 37.790, h: 235.197, Q: 147.340, M: 33.047, s: 47.359, H: 297.333
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -4.196, green: 2.801
LMS
L: 28.283, M: 38.923, S: 62.526
YCbCr
Y: 149.289, Cb: 152.679, Cr: 100.350
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 5.000, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 155.175, Db: 74.971, Dr: 84.010
YPbPr
Y: 158.523, Pb: 25.055, Pr: -30.202
xvYCC
Y: 152.143, Cb: 150.009, Cr: 101.470
YIQ
Y: 155.175, I: -45.843, Q: -0.541
YUV
Y: 155.175, U: 24.520, V: -38.755
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.033
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.907

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