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#006aa7 Hex Color Code

#006aa7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006aa7 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006aa7 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #006aa7 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.9 nm. This color is used in the 🇸🇪 Sweden emoji and Sweden flag.

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  1. Refreshing blue watery background
  2. Wrinkled blue tarp texture
  3. Close-up of human feet relaxing on grass under blue sky

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#006aa7 linear gradient to complementary #856a22

  1. #006aa7
  2. #436992
  3. #5b697c
  4. #6b6967
  5. #766952
  6. #7f6a3c
  7. #856a22

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005893
  2. #005e9a
  3. #0064a0
  4. #006aa7
  5. #1670ae
  6. #2376b5
  7. #2e7dbc

Tones

  1. #006aa7
  2. #2a6699
  3. #3a628b
  4. #455f7d
  5. #4c5b6f
  6. #515761
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#006aa7 to white

  1. #006aa7
  2. #4b81b6
  3. #7499c4
  4. #98b1d3
  5. #bacae2
  6. #dde4f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#006aa7 to black

  1. #006aa7
  2. #125889
  3. #17466c
  4. #183551
  5. #152537
  6. #10161e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-16 C
      #006ba8
      ΔE = 0.389 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ 10273 C
      #006caa
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 3.381 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Denim Blue / 21354
      #00699f
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 610-6
      #436999
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  12. Abet Laminati

    1. ★ Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. PlaidFX

    1. ★ Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Deep Space
      #21679a
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 3.857 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Bright Blue
      #28629e
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Hyper Blue - 6965
      #015f97
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  23. Nerolac

    1. ★ Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  28. ProMarker

    1. French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  29. Sikkens

    1. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. UC025 Bleu Waterfront
      #0d6091
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  31. Dulux

    1. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  33. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Tartan Blue / E27W
      #086294
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  34. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  35. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Louissa / CL 2287N
      #2d6498
      ΔE = 3.038 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. Skipper 30BB 15/346
      #19679a
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  39. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Calm Interlude B4-D1-4
      #406490
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  40. Behr

    1. 8334 Dolphin
      #00659b
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  41. Loop

    1. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  42. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35140
      #336192
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  43. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  44. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  45. FolkArt

    1. Blue Ribbon / 719
      #286398
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Windsor Blue / 2429
      #076292
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  46. Resene

    1. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 3.174 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  47. KILZ

    1. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  49. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6593
      #366094
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 3.439 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  52. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T11 Tropical Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  53. Audi

    1. Sprint Blue Pearl / 5N, 5N5N, LZ5F
      #006498
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  54. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  55. Glidden

    1. Teeny Bikini / PPG1162-6
      #326395
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Starry Night / PPG1161-6
      #286492
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  56. Brillux

    1. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  57. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  58. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  59. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  60. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  61. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  63. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  64. Focoltone

    1. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  65. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 282A Patriot Blue
      #1b6098
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  66. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  67. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  68. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  69. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  70. HKS

    1. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  71. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Model Master 2947
      #265e95
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  72. Graham & Brown

    1. Blue Suede Shoe
      #1e6094
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  73. Delta

    1. Copen Blue / 020510202W
      #186e9e
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  74. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #2a6094
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  75. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 3-36-6 Atlantis Blue
      #3a658f
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  76. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  77. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  78. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Jasper Blue
      #31608d
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  79. AMC

    1. Starboard Blue
      #356690
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  80. Clark+Kensington

    1. Dazzling Blue / KIDCC-33
      #376192
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  81. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  82. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 33-a6
      #036c9b
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  83. Dupont

    1. CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  84. Ford

    1. Bimini Blue
      #38628e
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  85. Olympic

    1. Suddenly Sapphire B51-6
      #006293
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  86. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  87. Duron

    1. Down Pour
      #436690
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  88. Disney

    1. 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  89. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  90. Flügger

    1. Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

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#006aa7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aa7 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #006aa7">…</p>

#006aa7 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #006aa7">…</p>

#006aa7 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006aa7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27303
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#006aa7
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 2.761
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 167)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.388, b: 0.612
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 25.428%, blue: 65.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749913 / 0xff006aa7
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.916), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 201.916, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.772%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.277, S: 100.019, L: 42.908
Cubehelix
H: -163.733, S: 1.093, L: 0.317
TSL
T: -1.961, S: 0.453, L: 0.319
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 37% (0.365), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 12.126, Y: 13.096, Z: 38.440
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.206, Y: 13.096
CIELab
L: 42.908, a: -2.205, b: -39.788
CIELuv
L: 42.908, u: -26.821, v: -58.250
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.908, C: 39.849, H: 266.828
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.908, C: 64.129, H: 245.277
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.189, a: -3.518, b: -37.646
CIECAM02
J: 31.497, C: 51.916, h: 241.904, Q: 110.571, M: 45.400, s: 64.078, H: 302.066
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.347, jaune: -6.920, green: 3.534
LMS
L: 8.270, M: 13.934, S: 38.017
YCbCr
Y: 85.790, Cb: 170.467, Cr: 77.135
YCoCg
Y: 94.750, Cg: 11.250, Co: -41.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.260, Db: 129.013, Dr: 154.535
YPbPr
Y: 87.814, Pb: 42.690, Pr: -55.806
xvYCC
Y: 91.417, Cb: 165.500, Cr: 78.978
YIQ
Y: 81.260, I: -82.743, Q: -3.435
YUV
Y: 81.260, U: 42.193, V: -71.291
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.043
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 3.299

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