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#0068b6 Hex Color Code

#0068b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0068b6 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0068b6 is comprised of 0% red, 40.78% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #0068b6 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.81 nm.

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#0068b6 linear gradient to complementary #ac9a0a

  1. #0068b6
  2. #526f9f
  3. #707788
  4. #847f70
  5. #948858
  6. #a1913b
  7. #ac9a0a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0056a1
  2. #005ca8
  3. #0062af
  4. #0068b6
  5. #186ebd
  6. #2674c4
  7. #317bcb

Tones

  1. #0068b6
  2. #2e66a6
  3. #406397
  4. #4b6188
  5. #525f79
  6. #575d6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0068b6 to white

  1. #0068b6
  2. #4f7fc2
  3. #7797cf
  4. #9bb0db
  5. #bdcae7
  6. #dee4f3
  7. #ffffff

#0068b6 to black

  1. #0068b6
  2. #135695
  3. #194575
  4. #193457
  5. #16253b
  6. #111620
  7. #000000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 0.270 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 0.541 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 0.940 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2144 C
      #0067b9
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 3506 C
      #1961ae
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #1c62ad
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Atlantic 4
      #0868bc
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  10. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  13. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Rainbow Bright / 148-7
      #2463ad
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Cobalt Stone / 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Rainbow Bright 148-7
      #2463ad
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Cobalt Stone 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6517
      #2763ad
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  21. Sikkens

    1. U5.44.35
      #2462ab
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Delph
      #1463a8
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  23. Dulux

    1. Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  25. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 11.6%

#0068b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0068b6 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0068b6">…</p>

#0068b6 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0068b6">…</p>

#0068b6 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0068b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
26806
Binary
00000000, 01101000, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#0068b6
LRV
≈ 13.3%
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 1.966
RGB
rgb(0, 104, 182)
RGBA
rgba(0, 104, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.364, b: 0.636
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.260%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750410 / 0xff0068b6
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.714), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 205.714, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.460%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.529, S: 100.019, L: 43.176
Cubehelix
H: -159.066, S: 1.185, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -2.075, S: 0.449, L: 0.321
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 43% (0.429), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 13.391, Y: 13.276, Z: 46.104
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.182, Y: 13.276
CIELab
L: 43.176, a: 5.099, b: -48.155
CIELuv
L: 43.176, u: -25.356, v: -71.717
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.176, C: 48.424, H: 276.044
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.176, C: 76.067, H: 250.529
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.437, a: 1.836, b: -49.515
CIECAM02
J: 31.668, C: 57.735, h: 247.067, Q: 110.872, M: 50.488, s: 67.482, H: 304.560
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.420, jaune: -8.477, green: 3.417
LMS
L: 8.029, M: 13.396, S: 45.559
YCbCr
Y: 86.252, Cb: 177.634, Cr: 76.806
YCgCo
Y: 97.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: -45.500
YDbDr
Y: 81.796, Db: 150.774, Dr: 155.558
YPbPr
Y: 87.464, Pb: 50.960, Pr: -55.588
xvYCC
Y: 91.116, Cb: 172.765, Cr: 79.170
YIQ
Y: 81.796, I: -87.013, Q: 2.277
YUV
Y: 81.796, U: 49.311, V: -71.761
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.216
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.946

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