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#0068b8 Hex Color Code

#0068b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0068b8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0068b8 is comprised of 0% red, 40.78% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #0068b8 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.63 nm.

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#0068b8 linear gradient to complementary #b3a205

  1. #0068b8
  2. #5470a1
  3. #73798a
  4. #888372
  5. #998d59
  6. #a7973c
  7. #b3a205

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0056a3
  2. #005caa
  3. #0062b1
  4. #0068b8
  5. #186ebf
  6. #2674c6
  7. #317bcd

Tones

  1. #0068b8
  2. #2f66a8
  3. #416499
  4. #4c6289
  5. #53607a
  6. #585e6b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#0068b8 to white

  1. #0068b8
  2. #4f7fc4
  3. #7897d0
  4. #9bb0dc
  5. #bdcae8
  6. #dee4f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0068b8 to black

  1. #0068b8
  2. #145697
  3. #194577
  4. #193458
  5. #16253b
  6. #111621
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2144 C
      #0067b9
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 8183 C
      #3b64a1
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 0.797 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 4
      #0868bc
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  7. HKS

    1. ★ HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Bright Blue
      #306bab
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  10. Delta

    1. ★ Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  12. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  16. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  18. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  20. Sikkens

    1. U5.44.35
      #1e63ab
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 3.074 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Delph
      #1463a8
      ΔE = 3.074 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  25. Ressource Peintures

    1. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  26. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  27. Dulux

    1. Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 3.300 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 36BB 15/398
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  30. Behr

    1. Electric Blue MQ4-24
      #296bab
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Blue Dahlia BIC-21
      #405e9d
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  32. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  35. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  37. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 3.815 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  39. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  40. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  41. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  42. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  43. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  44. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10434
      #0062c4
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  45. Nerolac

    1. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  46. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  48. Resene

    1. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  50. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  51. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  52. AMC

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  53. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 4.626 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  54. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  55. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  56. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  57. Dutch Boy

    1. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  58. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  59. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  60. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  61. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  63. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  64. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  65. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  66. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  67. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Twilight Blue / T12 39.H4
      #38669c
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  68. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  69. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  70. Bristol

    1. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  71. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  72. Devoe Paint

    1. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  73. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  74. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

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#0068b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0068b8 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #0068b8">…</p>

#0068b8 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #0068b8">…</p>

#0068b8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0068b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
26808
Binary
00000000, 01101000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#0068b8
LRV
≈ 13.4%
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 1.503
RGB
rgb(0, 104, 184)
RGBA
rgba(0, 104, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.361, b: 0.639
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.057%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750408 / 0xff0068b8
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.087), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 206.087, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.623%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.986, S: 100.019, L: 43.300
Cubehelix
H: -158.608, S: 1.197, L: 0.320
TSL
T: -2.087, S: 0.449, L: 0.322
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 43% (0.435), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 13.599, Y: 13.359, Z: 47.200
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.180, Y: 13.359
CIELab
L: 43.300, a: 5.908, b: -49.123
CIELuv
L: 43.300, u: -25.257, v: -73.294
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.300, C: 49.477, H: 276.858
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.300, C: 77.524, H: 250.986
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.551, a: 2.448, b: -50.979
CIECAM02
J: 31.769, C: 58.434, h: 247.520, Q: 111.049, M: 51.099, s: 67.834, H: 304.782
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.428, jaune: -8.657, green: 3.414
LMS
L: 8.039, M: 13.398, S: 46.639
YCbCr
Y: 86.448, Cb: 178.512, Cr: 76.664
YCoCg
Y: 98.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: -46.000
YDbDr
Y: 82.024, Db: 153.440, Dr: 155.992
YPbPr
Y: 87.608, Pb: 51.960, Pr: -55.680
xvYCC
Y: 91.240, Cb: 173.643, Cr: 79.089
YIQ
Y: 82.024, I: -87.656, Q: 2.899
YUV
Y: 82.024, U: 50.183, V: -71.961
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.558
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 2.321

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