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Sea blue / #006994 Hex Color Code

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#006994 Paint ChipThe color sea blue with hexadecimal color code #006994 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006994 is comprised of 0% red, 41.18% green and 58.04% blue. In the HSL color space #006994 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 100% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.65 nm.

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#006994 linear gradient to complementary #6c4e28

  1. #006994
  2. #386482
  3. #4c606f
  4. #585b5e
  5. #61574c
  6. #68523a
  7. #6c4e28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005781
  2. #005d87
  3. #00638e
  4. #006994
  5. #136f9a
  6. #1f75a1
  7. #297ba7

Tones

  1. #006994
  2. #256487
  3. #335e7b
  4. #3c596e
  5. #435462
  6. #474f56
  7. #4a4a4a

Tints and Shades

#006994 to white

  1. #006994
  2. #4780a5
  3. #6f98b7
  4. #94b1c9
  5. #b8cadb
  6. #dbe4ed
  7. #ffffff

#006994 to black

  1. #006994
  2. #10577a
  3. #154660
  4. #163548
  5. #142531
  6. #0f161c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 11/350
      #006893
      ΔE = 0.392 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. ★ Venetian Crystal 3
      #006b9b
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 0.393 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ T0.45.35
      #006b99
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 114-7 C
      #006992
      ΔE = 0.789 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. P 117-8 C
      #00628c
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Port Au Prince / PPG1238-7
      #006a93
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Port Au Prince / PPG1238-7
      #006a93
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  6. Olympic

    1. ★ Rave Regatta A53-6
      #006b98
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Starry Night B52-5
      #1e6a8f
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Cosmos / 10BB 12/310
      #1d678a
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S-G-530 Glacier Lake
      #00688c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Optimist B53-082-235
      #2b688d
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  11. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ Blue Mid
      #006491
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-b7
      #006c96
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 30-a7
      #006e9e
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. ★ 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ Lambert's Blue 25-13
      #006a91
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wavy Navy / AC146
      #1d668c
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Power Blue / T10 44F-1
      #006b91
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Georgian Bay
      #006289
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10401
      #00658d
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5019
      #25678c
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5017
      #036696
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue - 6964
      #01678d
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3407
      #006a90
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 3411
      #00628e
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  25. Plascon

    1. ★ Azure Like it B2-D1-4
      #2c688c
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Sentinel Blue 10BB 15/374
      #006b9c
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Blue Chip 60BG 17/341
      #006489
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Mamala Bay / A326
      #00638c
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  29. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 6639
      #2b658e
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Ahoy! Blue
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  31. Berger

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. Mineral Blue / X147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  34. Caparol

    1. Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  35. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #1a6a8d
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  37. Ford

    1. Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-B
      #126594
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-73 Louis XIV Blue
      #0b628a
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  40. General Paint

    1. Handmaiden / CL 2227N
      #196b8e
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 12.7%

#006994 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006994 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #006994">…</p>

#006994 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #006994">…</p>

#006994 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006994">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27028
Binary
00000000, 01101001, 10010100
Hexadecimal
#006994
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#268 ΔE = 2.942
RGB
rgb(0, 105, 148)
RGBA
rgba(0, 105, 148, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.415, b: 0.585
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.241%, blue: 0.580%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16750188 / 0xff006994
HSL
hsl(197, 100%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 100%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.432), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 58% (0.580)
HSP
hue: 197.432, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 37.139%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.312, S: 100.019, L: 41.595
Cubehelix
H: -169.175, S: 0.997, L: 0.307
TSL
T: -1.840, S: 0.460, L: 0.308
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 29% (0.291), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.420)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 42% (0.420)
XYZ
X: 10.395, Y: 12.240, Z: 29.826
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.233, Y: 12.240
CIELab
L: 41.595, a: -9.145, b: -30.588
CIELuv
L: 41.595, u: -27.665, v: -43.112
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.595, C: 31.926, H: 253.354
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.595, C: 51.225, H: 237.312
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.986, a: -8.190, b: -26.056
CIECAM02
J: 30.393, C: 45.431, h: 234.379, Q: 108.616, M: 39.729, s: 60.479, H: 296.391
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.270, jaune: -5.237, green: 3.644
LMS
L: 8.032, M: 13.645, S: 29.528
YCbCr
Y: 83.424, Cb: 162.417, Cr: 78.852
YCgCo
Y: 89.500, Cg: 15.500, Co: -37.000
YDbDr
Y: 78.507, Db: 104.569, Dr: 149.296
YPbPr
Y: 85.731, Pb: 33.575, Pr: -54.478
xvYCC
Y: 89.628, Cb: 157.493, Cr: 80.145
YIQ
Y: 78.507, I: -76.364, Q: -8.824
YUV
Y: 78.507, U: 34.198, V: -68.875
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.413
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 5.096

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