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#005996 Hex Color Code

#005996 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #005996 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #005996 is comprised of 0% red, 34.9% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #005996 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.65 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#005996 linear gradient to complementary #816d15

  1. #005996
  2. #3f5c83
  3. #565e6f
  4. #65625c
  5. #716547
  6. #7a6932
  7. #816d15

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004a85
  2. #004f8b
  3. #005490
  4. #005996
  5. #115e9c
  6. #1d63a1
  7. #2668a7

Tones

  1. #005996
  2. #255689
  3. #34547c
  4. #3d5270
  5. #434f63
  6. #484d57
  7. #4b4b4b

Tints and Shades

#005996 to white

  1. #005996
  2. #4772a7
  3. #6f8cb9
  4. #94a8ca
  5. #b7c4dc
  6. #dbe1ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#005996 to black

  1. #005996
  2. #104a7b
  3. #153c62
  4. #162e49
  5. #132132
  6. #0e141c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Voodoo Blue
      #175993
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Alpine Blue
      #245e97
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 106-16 C
      #005b99
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 8184 C
      #295792
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a4
      #005b9b
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 34-b6
      #015c90
      ΔE = 3.267 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ Jay Blue
      #005c95
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ UC024 Bleu Medina
      #04599a
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. T2002-3
      #005b91
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  6. Jedynka

    1. ★ Tenger Kék
      #005a93
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  7. Flügger

    1. ★ Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Dark Cobalt Blue PPU15-03
      #32578b
      ΔE = 3.009 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Deep Light Blue
      #215b93
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Monza Blue
      #2d5c93
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  10. Waverly

    1. ★ Ocean / 60686E / 60891E
      #18578d
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  13. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Glacier Bay H54
      #005c95
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ Glacier Bay
      #005c95
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  15. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bayou
      #005990
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  18. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 3.078 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5846 - Samoa
      #165d95
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #2064a2
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lapis / 46
      #165d95
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Slumber / 67
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 2
      #1d598d
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 50BB 11/321
      #33608f
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Blue Blood 47BB 14/349
      #226097
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  23. Matthews Paint

    1. Belize Blue / 359
      #27588b
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Brindisi Blue / 4832
      #37547e
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  24. RAL

    1. RAL 270 40 40
      #005f9d
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. RAL 640-5
      #00548a
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  25. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Model Master 2947
      #265e95
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. Resene

    1. Splish Splash B48-102-250
      #29598b
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  28. Afnor

    1. Bleu Clair Mat / 2570
      #235a8c
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Blueberry 26-16
      #004f84
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  30. CIL

    1. Blazer Blue
      #215889
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Sapphire
      #385f8f
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Hyper Blue - 6965
      #015f97
      ΔE = 3.018 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Fluid Blue / NP AC 2101 A
      #1c5c8a
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  33. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 282A Patriot Blue
      #1b6098
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #2a6094
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Banzai Blue
      #275387
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Santa Fe Blue
      #3a6194
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  36. Olympic

    1. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 3.179 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. Nouvelle Orléans
      #2a5b8b
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Coriandre romaine
      #005e8f
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  38. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 3.254 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10408
      #00578a
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. CF10409
      #005284
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Wavy Navy
      #005488
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  41. Berger

    1. Wavy Navy / AC146
      #005488
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  42. Scib Paints

    1. Wavy Navy / AC146
      #005488
      ΔE = 3.350 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  43. FolkArt

    1. True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Blue Ribbon / 719
      #286398
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  45. Ford

    1. Medium Blue
      #345786
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Bahama Blue
      #325f90
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  46. Delta

    1. Ultra Blue / 020380202W
      #00549a
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  47. Plascon

    1. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Stone Cold B3-C1-3
      #005088
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Ocean Force / X146
      #285c8b
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  49. Graham & Brown

    1. Blue Suede Shoe
      #1e6094
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  50. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Mineral Blue
      #3b5686
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  51. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  52. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 3.819 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  53. Ressource Peintures

    1. Orange Bleue / SL31
      #1f508b
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  54. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. California Blue / 2060-20
      #015482
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  55. Devoe Paint

    1. Blazer Blue / 43BB 09/340
      #215885
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Sapphire / 50BB 11/321
      #395f8b
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  56. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  57. Caparol

    1. 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 60 11 240 / Pacific 110
      #386094
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  58. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  59. Coo-Var

    1. Kingfisher Blue
      #005b8c
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  60. Kansai Paint

    1. Exciting Blue
      #385d8b
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6593
      #366094
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. 0348 / Cornflower
      #2c5984
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  63. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-7 Midnight Blue
      #175382
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 3-37-6 Wedgewinkle
      #38557f
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  65. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15065
      #005686
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  66. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wavy Navy / AC234-B
      #0d5584
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blue / 135
      #345b85
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  67. Taubmans

    1. Crushed Velvet / T12 39.H5
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  68. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  69. Dulux Australia

    1. Dance Studio / A349
      #065183
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Cook's Bay / A337
      #015283
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  70. Focoltone

    1. 2278
      #00639b
      ΔE = 4.458 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 1096
      #005482
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  71. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Cool Blue / 5346 B
      #1c5a85
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  72. Wattyl

    1. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Tartan Blue / E27W
      #086294
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  73. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Dazzling Blue / KIDCC-33
      #376192
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  74. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  75. Sto

    1. 35140
      #336192
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  76. Sikkens

    1. T0.51.30 (RAL 5017)
      #005c8c
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. T0.50.25
      #005785
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  77. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Faenza 859
      #004f92
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blu Pavone 849
      #33527e
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  78. Nerolac

    1. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  79. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  80. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  81. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  82. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  83. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  84. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  85. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  86. Teknos

    1. GBI138
      #375d87
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  87. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  88. AMC

    1. Caravelle Blue
      #32567e
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Deep Blue
      #17517e
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  89. KILZ

    1. Atlas Blue / B911
      #3e5982
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Luxurious Blue / C722
      #355e87
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  90. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #234f7d
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  91. General Paint

    1. Louissa / CL 2287N
      #2d6498
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Storm Chaser / CL 2317N
      #375980
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  92. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C80
      #005482
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  93. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  94. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

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#005996 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#005996 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #005996">…</p>

#005996 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #005996">…</p>

#005996 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #005996">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
22934
Binary
00000000, 01011001, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#005996
LRV
≈ 9.3%
Closest short hex
#059 ΔE = 2.724
RGB
rgb(0, 89, 150)
RGBA
rgba(0, 89, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.372, b: 0.628
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 21.905%, blue: 58.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16754282 / 0xff005996
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.400), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 204.400, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 33.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.441, S: 100.019, L: 36.641
Cubehelix
H: -160.683, S: 1.075, L: 0.271
TSL
T: -2.034, S: 0.450, L: 0.272
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 9.075, Y: 9.346, Z: 30.174
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.192, Y: 9.346
CIELab
L: 36.641, a: 1.628, b: -39.632
CIELuv
L: 36.641, u: -22.124, v: -55.997
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.641, C: 39.665, H: 272.353
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.641, C: 60.209, H: 248.441
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.570, a: -0.508, b: -37.121
CIECAM02
J: 26.113, C: 50.113, h: 245.043, Q: 100.679, M: 43.823, s: 65.975, H: 303.575
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.388, jaune: -6.941, green: 3.085
LMS
L: 5.765, M: 9.663, S: 29.827
YCbCr
Y: 75.556, Cb: 167.951, Cr: 84.598
YCoCg
Y: 82.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: -37.500
YDbDr
Y: 69.343, Db: 121.363, Dr: 131.874
YPbPr
Y: 74.435, Pb: 40.735, Pr: -47.306
xvYCC
Y: 79.927, Cb: 163.783, Cr: 86.445
YIQ
Y: 69.343, I: -72.616, Q: 0.160
YUV
Y: 69.343, U: 39.691, V: -60.836
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.834
Brand Color
AOL ΔE = 3.167

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