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#0068bb Hex Color Code

#0068bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0068bb is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0068bb is comprised of 0% red, 40.78% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #0068bb has a hue of 207° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.36 nm.

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#0068bb linear gradient to complementary #bbac00

  1. #0068bb
  2. #5772a4
  3. #777c8d
  4. #8d8775
  5. #9f935b
  6. #ae9f3d
  7. #bbac00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0056a6
  2. #005cad
  3. #0062b4
  4. #0068bb
  5. #186ec2
  6. #2774c9
  7. #327bd0

Tones

  1. #0068bb
  2. #3066ab
  3. #42649b
  4. #4d638c
  5. #55617c
  6. #5a5f6d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0068bb to white

  1. #0068bb
  2. #507fc7
  3. #7897d2
  4. #9cb0de
  5. #bec9e9
  6. #dee4f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0068bb to black

  1. #0068bb
  2. #145699
  3. #1a4579
  4. #1a3459
  5. #17253c
  6. #111621
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2144 C
      #0067b9
      ΔE = 0.453 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ 18-4245 TN / Electric Blue Lemonade
      #0063b2
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Delta

    1. ★ Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  7. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  8. HKS

    1. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. Rainbow Bright / 148-7
      #2463ad
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. California Paints

    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6523
      #1f61b0
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U5.44.35
      #1e63ab
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. CF10432
      #005cae
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  23. Ford

    1. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  24. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 3.255 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 3.536 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  26. Ressource Peintures

    1. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  27. Caparol

    1. 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  28. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Delph
      #1463a8
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.947 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  33. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  34. Behr

    1. Wide Sky T18-17
      #3e6dae
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Electric Blue MQ4-24
      #296bab
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  36. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  37. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 4.226 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  38. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Navy Blue
      #0066cc / #06c
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  40. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  41. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  42. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  43. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 4.529 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  45. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  46. Resene

    1. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  47. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  48. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  49. Nerolac

    1. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  50. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  51. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  52. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  53. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  54. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  55. AMC

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  56. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  57. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  58. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

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#0068bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0068bb foreground

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<p style="color: #0068bb">…</p>

#0068bb background

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

#0068bb shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
26811
Binary
00000000, 01101000, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#0068bb
LRV
≈ 13.5%
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 0.929
RGB
rgb(0, 104, 187)
RGBA
rgba(0, 104, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.357, b: 0.643
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.208%, blue: 73.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750405 / 0xff0068bb
HSL
hsl(207, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.631), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 206.631, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.868%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.635, S: 100.019, L: 43.487
Cubehelix
H: -157.939, S: 1.214, L: 0.321
TSL
T: -2.104, S: 0.448, L: 0.323
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 44% (0.444), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 13.917, Y: 13.487, Z: 48.874
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.177, Y: 13.487
CIELab
L: 43.487, a: 7.121, b: -50.568
CIELuv
L: 43.487, u: -25.113, v: -75.646
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.487, C: 51.067, H: 278.016
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.487, C: 79.706, H: 251.635
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.724, a: 3.375, b: -53.198
CIECAM02
J: 31.923, C: 59.476, h: 248.163, Q: 111.318, M: 52.011, s: 68.354, H: 305.097
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.439, jaune: -8.927, green: 3.410
LMS
L: 8.055, M: 13.400, S: 48.288
YCbCr
Y: 86.742, Cb: 179.829, Cr: 76.451
YCoCg
Y: 98.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: -46.750
YDbDr
Y: 82.366, Db: 157.439, Dr: 156.643
YPbPr
Y: 87.824, Pb: 53.460, Pr: -55.818
xvYCC
Y: 91.425, Cb: 174.961, Cr: 78.968
YIQ
Y: 82.366, I: -88.619, Q: 3.833
YUV
Y: 82.366, U: 51.491, V: -72.261
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.342
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 2.977

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