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#6faad3 Hex Color Code

#6faad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6faad3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6faad3 is comprised of 43.53% red, 66.67% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #6faad3 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 53% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.01 nm.

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#6faad3 linear gradient to complementary #c6a37c

  1. #6faad3
  2. #85a9c4
  3. #96a8b6
  4. #a5a6a8
  5. #b1a599
  6. #bca48b
  7. #c6a37c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e8bb2
  2. #5995bd
  3. #64a0c8
  4. #6faad3
  5. #7ab5de
  6. #85bfe9
  7. #90caf4

Tones

  1. #6faad3
  2. #7aa8cb
  3. #84a7c2
  4. #8ca5ba
  5. #94a4b2
  6. #9ba2a9
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6faad3 to White

  1. #6faad3
  2. #8ab8da
  3. #a2c6e2
  4. #bad4e9
  5. #d1e2f0
  6. #e8f0f8
  7. #ffffff

#6faad3 to Black

  1. #6faad3
  2. #5d8bac
  3. #4b6e87
  4. #395264
  5. #293743
  6. #181f24
  7. #000000

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  1. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 0.461
    2. ★ 7328-42 Cobalt Salts
      #78a6c9
      ΔE = 2.195
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 0.687
    2. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 1.639
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.026
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 1.163
    2. ★ CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.083
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 1.219
    2. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 1.930
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 1.293
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82accd
      ΔE = 2.951
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.293
    2. Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 2.311
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 1.312
    2. 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 2.945
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 1.422
  10. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.531
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.531
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.535
    2. 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 2.388
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 1.559
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 1.608
    2. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 1.993
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 1.639
    2. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 2.530
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 1.651
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 1.651
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 1.671
    2. ★ 41/12
      #60a8d8
      ΔE = 2.274
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 1.785
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 1.825
    2. ★ Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.247
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.035
    2. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.875
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.045
  23. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Flyway - 6794
      #6aafd8
      ΔE = 2.105
  24. Behr

    1. ★ 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.170
    2. Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.569
  25. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.223
    2. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.893
  26. General Paint

    1. Smalt / CL 2284D
      #65a4d1
      ΔE = 2.559
    2. Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 2.778
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.578
  28. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.611
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.687
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.625
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Hong Kong
      #7eafd4
      ΔE = 2.635
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.748
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.779
  32. California Paints

    1. DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.748
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.779
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.748
  34. Plascon

    1. Serene Setting B3-C2-2
      #78a4cc
      ΔE = 2.859
  35. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35250
      #5ba6d6
      ΔE = 2.878
  36. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.893
  37. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.983

#6faad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6faad3 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #6faad3">…</p>

#6faad3 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #6faad3">…</p>

#6faad3 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6faad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7318227
Binary
01101111, 10101010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#6faad3
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.108
RGB
rgb(111, 170, 211)
RGBA
rgba(111, 170, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.226, g: 0.346, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 43.529%, yellow: 58.081%, blue: 82.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9458989 / 0xff6faad3
HSL
hsl(205, 53%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 53%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.600), saturation: 47% (0.474), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 204.600, saturation: 47.393, perceived brightness: 62.896
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.965, S: 61.154, L: 67.149
Cubehelix
H: -160.437, S: 0.598, L: 0.615
TSL
T: -2.040, S: 0.145, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 47 (0.474), magenta: 19 (0.194), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 17 (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 56 (0.565), magenta: 33 (0.333), yellow: 17 (0.173)
XYZ
X: 32.684, Y: 36.830, Z: 67.002
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.270, Y: 36.830
CIELab
L: 67.149, a: -8.105, b: -26.753
CIELuv
L: 67.149, u: -27.530, v: -40.762
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.149, C: 27.954, H: 253.146
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.149, C: 49.188, H: 235.965
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.687, a: -10.070, b: -22.978
CIECAM02
J: 56.779, C: 39.716, h: 236.867, Q: 148.458, M: 34.731, s: 48.368, H: 299.245
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -4.563, green: 2.845
LMS
L: 28.892, M: 39.931, S: 66.489
YCbCr
Y: 150.885, Cb: 154.731, Cr: 99.188
YCgCo
Y: 165.500, Cg: 4.500, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 157.033, Db: 81.203, Dr: 87.544
YPbPr
Y: 160.385, Pb: 27.285, Pr: -31.386
xvYCC
Y: 153.742, Cb: 151.968, Cr: 100.430
YIQ
Y: 157.033, I: -48.319, Q: 0.281
YUV
Y: 157.033, U: 26.558, V: -40.385
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.739
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.519

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