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#006979 Hex Color Code

#006979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006979 is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006979 is comprised of 0% red, 41.18% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #006979 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 100% saturation and 24% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.35 nm.

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#006979 linear gradient to complementary #4f312a

  1. #006979
  2. #2a606b
  3. #3a565d
  4. #434d50
  5. #494443
  6. #4d3b36
  7. #4f312a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005867
  2. #005d6d
  3. #006373
  4. #006979
  5. #106f7f
  6. #1b7585
  7. #257b8b

Tones

  1. #006979
  2. #1e626f
  3. #2a5a64
  4. #32535a
  5. #374b50
  6. #3b4447
  7. #3d3d3d

Tints and Shades

#006979 to white

  1. #006979
  2. #42818e
  3. #6a99a4
  4. #8fb1ba
  5. #b4cbd0
  6. #d9e5e7
  7. #ffffff

#006979 to black

  1. #006979
  2. #0d5764
  3. #124650
  4. #13353c
  5. #12252a
  6. #0d1718
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 315
      #00697a
      ΔE = 0.476 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. 3155
      #006973
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-83 Bluenose
      #006777
      ΔE = 0.774 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-B30G
      #006b7a
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. S 4040-B30G
      #176871
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10356
      #006c7c
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ CF10355
      #006a77
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Jamaican Dream B56-6
      #006677
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Caribbean Splash B57-6
      #006d78
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-a7
      #00697c
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. ★ 26-a7
      #006d7b
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  7. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS470
      #00697c
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. CAS462
      #006f7f
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Jackson Glen
      #0c6779
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mosaic Tile - 2938
      #006c7a
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4030 Artisan 30BG 14/248
      #156874
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 4031 Venetian Turquoise 30BG 15/322
      #007080
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Caribbean Holiday 355-7
      #196a76
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Caribbean Splash 354-7
      #00687d
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Caribbean Holiday / 355-7
      #196a76
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Caribbean Splash / 354-7
      #00687d
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Varsity Blues / 756
      #236a78
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Venezuelan Sea / 2054-30
      #016c77
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Kitsch B50-093-205
      #006c7f
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Allports B51-085-212
      #1f6a7d
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Maxi Teal
      #046a76
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Alaska 3
      #006874
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. ★ 4018-B24G
      #106474
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Porpoise Place / A317
      #076e7e
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Esplanade / A320
      #276973
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  18. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Baltic Blue / RLIB214
      #256874
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Great Blue Green / AC238-5
      #006c80
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Great Blue Green / AC149
      #006c80
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Great Blue Green
      #006c80
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Great Blue Green / AC149
      #006c80
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Sotek Green
      #0b6974
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-B20G
      #226a75
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aqualogic / T73-8
      #1b6e7d
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Mighty Max / T08 101-4
      #006b75
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Sea Of Midnight / 7437
      #006e81
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  27. Plascon

    1. Scuba Diver B1-D1-4
      #246c7c
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  28. RAL

    1. RAL 5021 / Water blue
      #256d7b
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  29. Dulux

    1. 50BG 12/219
      #2a6b79
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Teal Tension
      #2b6974
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  30. Levis

    1. Fjord
      #006e7b
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Shady Blue B70
      #006872
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  31. California Paints

    1. DEA 134 - Aquatic
      #006477
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. DE 5755 - Carnival Night
      #006e7a
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu pueblo
      #006c81
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Estragon
      #006271
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Navajo Turquoise
      #276571
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Blue
      #2b6c7a
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Terrace Blue
      #2b6c7a
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Carnival Night / 10
      #006e7a
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Teal Fury / 50
      #1a6c76
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 83A Huron Blue
      #006f7c
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Zircon 23-13
      #007082
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Fountain Blue
      #236370
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Middy Blue / 50BG 12/219
      #2f6a76
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  40. Sikkens

    1. Q0.50.30
      #006872
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  41. Bristol

    1. Deep River / P121-C6
      #1a677b
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  42. Behr

    1. 530D-7 Grand Rapids
      #2f6876
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 11.8%

#006979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006979 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #006979">…</p>

#006979 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #006979">…</p>

#006979 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27001
Binary
00000000, 01101001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#006979
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#067 ΔE = 1.290
RGB
rgb(0, 105, 121)
RGBA
rgba(0, 105, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.465, b: 0.535
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.220%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750215 / 0xff006979
HSL
hsl(188, 100%, 24%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 100%%, 24%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.934), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 187.934, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 35.383%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 214.199, S: 100.019, L: 40.381
Cubehelix
H: -180.079, S: 0.876, L: 0.295
TSL
T: -1.628, S: 0.481, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 8.501, Y: 11.482, Z: 19.854
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.288, Y: 11.482
CIELab
L: 40.381, a: -19.417, b: -16.202
CIELuv
L: 40.381, u: -29.571, v: -20.096
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.381, C: 25.289, H: 219.842
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.381, C: 35.753, H: 214.199
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.886, a: -14.518, b: -11.018
CIECAM02
J: 29.389, C: 37.119, h: 214.795, Q: 106.808, M: 32.460, s: 55.128, H: 272.736
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.138, jaune: -2.662, green: 3.981
LMS
L: 7.938, M: 13.631, S: 19.706
YCbCr
Y: 80.778, Cb: 150.564, Cr: 80.769
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: 22.250, Co: -30.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.429, Db: 68.578, Dr: 143.437
YPbPr
Y: 83.787, Pb: 20.075, Pr: -53.236
xvYCC
Y: 87.958, Cb: 145.635, Cr: 81.236
YIQ
Y: 75.429, I: -67.690, Q: -17.225
YUV
Y: 75.429, U: 22.426, V: -66.175
Munsell Color System
5B 4/6 ΔE = 1.984
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 6.636

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