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#006aa6 Hex Color Code

#006aa6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006aa6 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006aa6 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #006aa6 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.04 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#006aa6 linear gradient to complementary #836823

  1. #006aa6
  2. #436991
  3. #5a697c
  4. #696867
  5. #746852
  6. #7d683c
  7. #836823

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005892
  2. #005e99
  3. #00649f
  4. #006aa6
  5. #1670ad
  6. #2376b4
  7. #2e7dba

Tones

  1. #006aa6
  2. #2a6698
  3. #3a628a
  4. #445e7c
  5. #4b5a6e
  6. #505760
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#006aa6 to white

  1. #006aa6
  2. #4b81b5
  3. #7399c3
  4. #97b1d2
  5. #bacbe1
  6. #dde4f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#006aa6 to black

  1. #006aa6
  2. #125888
  3. #17466c
  4. #183550
  5. #152536
  6. #10161e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-16 C
      #006ba8
      ΔE = 0.476 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ 10273 C
      #006caa
      ΔE = 0.951 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1087
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 0.649 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 7036
      #006998
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 0.721 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b4
      #086aa3
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 32-a7
      #006393
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  5. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 65 28 230 / Coelin 105
      #0064a0
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 610-6
      #436999
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  13. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Denim Blue / 21354
      #00699f
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  14. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 2-36-6 Clipper
      #376497
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Hyper Blue - 6965
      #015f97
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  18. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ Deep Space
      #21679a
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  24. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Deepset Eyes - 4251
      #43658e
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  25. PlaidFX

    1. ★ Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  28. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Bright Blue
      #28629e
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  30. ProMarker

    1. ★ French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  31. Dulux

    1. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Skipper 30BB 15/346
      #19679a
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  33. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Louissa / CL 2287N
      #2d6498
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  34. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  35. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Tartan Blue / E27W
      #086294
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  36. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. T2001-4
      #056799
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  39. Behr

    1. 8334 Dolphin
      #00659b
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  40. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / 5017
      #036696
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  41. Sikkens

    1. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 3.492 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  42. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  43. Loop

    1. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  44. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  45. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35140
      #336192
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  46. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Calm Interlude B4-D1-4
      #406490
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  48. Resene

    1. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  49. FolkArt

    1. Blue Ribbon / 719
      #286398
      ΔE = 3.094 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Windsor Blue / 2429
      #076292
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  50. KILZ

    1. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 3.119 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  52. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T11 Tropical Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  53. Audi

    1. Sprint Blue Pearl / 5N, 5N5N, LZ5F
      #006498
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  54. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  55. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  56. Dutch Boy

    1. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  57. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  58. Glidden

    1. Teeny Bikini / PPG1162-6
      #326395
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Starry Night / PPG1161-6
      #286492
      ΔE = 3.846 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  59. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6593
      #366094
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  60. Brillux

    1. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  61. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  63. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  64. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  65. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  66. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  67. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  68. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 282A Patriot Blue
      #1b6098
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  69. Delta

    1. Copen Blue / 020510202W
      #186e9e
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  70. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28010
      #266592
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  71. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  72. Graham & Brown

    1. Blue Suede Shoe
      #1e6094
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  73. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #2a6094
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  74. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Jasper Blue
      #31608d
      ΔE = 4.905 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  75. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  76. AMC

    1. Starboard Blue
      #356690
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  77. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  78. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  79. Dupont

    1. CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  80. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-6 Atlantis Blue
      #3a658f
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  81. HKS

    1. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  82. Clark+Kensington

    1. Dazzling Blue / KIDCC-33
      #376192
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  83. Olympic

    1. Suddenly Sapphire B51-6
      #006293
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  84. Ford

    1. Bimini Blue
      #38628e
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  85. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  86. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  87. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Orient Blue
      #355f8d
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  88. Disney

    1. 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 3C-30-4 Cast a Spell Blue
      #39608c
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  89. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Dandy / 4348
      #356b92
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  90. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  91. Flügger

    1. Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

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#006aa6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aa6 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #006aa6">…</p>

#006aa6 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #006aa6">…</p>

#006aa6 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006aa6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27302
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#006aa6
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#269 ΔE = 2.616
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 166)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.390, b: 0.610
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 25.369%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749914 / 0xff006aa6
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.687), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 201.687, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.696%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.917, S: 100.019, L: 42.853
Cubehelix
H: -164.014, S: 1.088, L: 0.317
TSL
T: -1.954, S: 0.454, L: 0.318
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 12.034, Y: 13.060, Z: 37.955
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.207, Y: 13.060
CIELab
L: 42.853, a: -2.605, b: -39.286
CIELuv
L: 42.853, u: -26.880, v: -57.427
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.853, C: 39.372, H: 266.206
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.853, C: 63.406, H: 244.917
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.138, a: -3.800, b: -36.975
CIECAM02
J: 31.451, C: 51.560, h: 241.555, Q: 110.491, M: 45.088, s: 63.881, H: 301.900
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.343, jaune: -6.827, green: 3.540
LMS
L: 8.265, M: 13.933, S: 37.539
YCbCr
Y: 85.692, Cb: 170.028, Cr: 77.206
YCoCg
Y: 94.500, Cg: 11.500, Co: -41.500
YDbDr
Y: 81.146, Db: 127.680, Dr: 154.318
YPbPr
Y: 87.742, Pb: 42.190, Pr: -55.760
xvYCC
Y: 91.355, Cb: 165.061, Cr: 79.019
YIQ
Y: 81.146, I: -82.422, Q: -3.746
YUV
Y: 81.146, U: 41.757, V: -71.191
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.007
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 3.485

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