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#006991 Hex Color Code

#006991 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006991 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006991 is comprised of 0% red, 41.18% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #006991 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 100% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.12 nm.

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#006991 linear gradient to complementary #684a29

  1. #006991
  2. #36647f
  3. #495e6e
  4. #56595c
  5. #5e544b
  6. #644f3a
  7. #684a29

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00577e
  2. #005d84
  3. #00638b
  4. #006991
  5. #136f97
  6. #1f759e
  7. #297ba4

Tones

  1. #006991
  2. #246485
  3. #325e78
  4. #3b596c
  5. #425360
  6. #464e55
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#006991 to white

  1. #006991
  2. #4680a3
  3. #6e98b5
  4. #93b1c7
  5. #b7cad9
  6. #dbe4ec
  7. #ffffff

#006991 to black

  1. #006991
  2. #105777
  3. #15465f
  4. #153547
  5. #132531
  6. #0e161c
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 90BG 14/337
      #006a92
      ΔE = 0.392 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Blue Chip 60BG 17/341
      #006489
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Lambert's Blue 25-13
      #006a91
      ΔE = 0.603 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 12/310
      #0b688e
      ΔE = 0.670 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Amazon Beat 1
      #00638b
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. S9.32.35
      #336888
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Cool Cobalt
      #12688d
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3407
      #006a90
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ 3393
      #006c91
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 0.958 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Cosmos / 10BB 12/310
      #1d678a
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue - 6964
      #01678d
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Port Au Prince 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Blue Oasis 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Port Au Prince / 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse bleue
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Saturne
      #00698a
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Power Blue / T10 44F-1
      #006b91
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. ★ Bold Blue / T70-8
      #006e96
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Starry Night B52-5
      #1e6a8f
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Teeny Bikini C51-5
      #2b6a93
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-b7
      #006c96
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 31-b7
      #007099
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. ★ 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Mineral Blue / X147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wavy Navy / AC146
      #1d668c
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10401
      #00658d
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #1a6a8d
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 2-33-7 Soaring Blue
      #006488
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-530 Glacier Lake
      #00688c
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  26. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5019
      #25678c
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4050-R90B
      #216690
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  28. General Paint

    1. ★ Handmaiden / CL 2227N
      #196b8e
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  29. Resene

    1. ★ Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Optimist B53-082-235
      #2b688d
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Sports Blue / NP AC 2103 A
      #00678a
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  31. Plascon

    1. ★ Azure Like it B2-D1-4
      #2c688c
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Mamala Bay / A326
      #00638c
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #236485
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Peacock Blue (Green)
      #2a6887
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  36. Duron

    1. Georgian Bay
      #006289
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Dupont

    1. CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. CAS518
      #006788
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-73 Louis XIV Blue
      #0b628a
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  39. Caparol

    1. 60 12 220 / Arctis 65
      #206484
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  40. Ford

    1. Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 13.8%

#006991 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006991 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #006991">…</p>

#006991 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006991">…</p>

#006991 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006991">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27025
Binary
00000000, 01101001, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#006991
LRV
≈ 12.1%
Closest short hex
#268 ΔE = 2.143
RGB
rgb(0, 105, 145)
RGBA
rgba(0, 105, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.420, b: 0.580
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.239%, blue: 0.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750191 / 0xff006991
HSL
hsl(197, 100%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 100%%, 28%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.552), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 196.552, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 36.931%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.518, S: 100.019, L: 41.447
Cubehelix
H: -170.228, S: 0.983, L: 0.305
TSL
T: -1.818, S: 0.462, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 28% (0.276), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 10.160, Y: 12.146, Z: 28.591
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.239, Y: 12.146
CIELab
L: 41.447, a: -10.321, b: -29.025
CIELuv
L: 41.447, u: -27.865, v: -40.571
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.447, C: 30.806, H: 250.426
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.447, C: 49.218, H: 235.518
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.851, a: -8.951, b: -24.245
CIECAM02
J: 30.271, C: 44.397, h: 232.744, Q: 108.399, M: 38.824, s: 59.847, H: 294.497
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.256, jaune: -4.953, green: 3.674
LMS
L: 8.020, M: 13.644, S: 28.313
YCbCr
Y: 83.130, Cb: 161.100, Cr: 79.065
YCgCo
Y: 88.750, Cg: 16.250, Co: -36.250
YDbDr
Y: 78.165, Db: 100.570, Dr: 148.645
YPbPr
Y: 85.515, Pb: 32.075, Pr: -54.340
xvYCC
Y: 89.442, Cb: 156.176, Cr: 80.266
YIQ
Y: 78.165, I: -75.401, Q: -9.757
YUV
Y: 78.165, U: 32.890, V: -68.575
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.560
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 4.848

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