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#006aa8 Hex Color Code

#006aa8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006aa8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006aa8 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #006aa8 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.76 nm.

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#006aa8 linear gradient to complementary #866d22

  1. #006aa8
  2. #446a92
  3. #5c6a7d
  4. #6c6b68
  5. #776b52
  6. #7f6c3c
  7. #866d22

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005894
  2. #005e9b
  3. #0064a1
  4. #006aa8
  5. #1670af
  6. #2376b6
  7. #2e7dbd

Tones

  1. #006aa8
  2. #2a669a
  3. #3a628b
  4. #455f7d
  5. #4c5b6f
  6. #515762
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#006aa8 to white

  1. #006aa8
  2. #4b81b6
  3. #7499c5
  4. #98b1d3
  5. #bbcae2
  6. #dde4f0
  7. #ffffff

#006aa8 to black

  1. #006aa8
  2. #12588a
  3. #17466d
  4. #183551
  5. #152537
  6. #10161f
  7. #000000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 0.678 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 0.705 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  4. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  10. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  15. Plascon

    1. ★ Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Kinetic Blue
      #1f699d
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Deep Space
      #21679a
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 560B-7 Cerulean
      #0b669f
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6551
      #2e6ca7
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 6599
      #2f669d
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  25. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  26. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3015
      #00669e
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  31. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #2064a2
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.6%

#006aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aa8 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #006aa8">…</p>

#006aa8 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006aa8">…</p>

#006aa8 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006aa8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27304
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#006aa8
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 2.510
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 168)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.387, b: 0.613
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.255%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749912 / 0xff006aa8
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.143), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 202.143, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.847%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.627, S: 100.019, L: 42.964
Cubehelix
H: -163.455, S: 1.099, L: 0.318
TSL
T: -1.967, S: 0.453, L: 0.319
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 12.219, Y: 13.134, Z: 38.929
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.204, Y: 13.134
CIELab
L: 42.964, a: -1.804, b: -40.288
CIELuv
L: 42.964, u: -26.763, v: -59.073
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.964, C: 40.329, H: 267.436
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.964, C: 64.852, H: 245.627
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.240, a: -3.236, b: -38.321
CIECAM02
J: 31.543, C: 52.272, h: 242.244, Q: 110.652, M: 45.711, s: 64.273, H: 302.228
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.351, jaune: -7.012, green: 3.528
LMS
L: 8.274, M: 13.934, S: 38.498
YCbCr
Y: 85.888, Cb: 170.906, Cr: 77.064
YCgCo
Y: 95.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: -42.000
YDbDr
Y: 81.374, Db: 130.346, Dr: 154.752
YPbPr
Y: 87.886, Pb: 43.190, Pr: -55.852
xvYCC
Y: 91.479, Cb: 165.939, Cr: 78.938
YIQ
Y: 81.374, I: -83.064, Q: -3.124
YUV
Y: 81.374, U: 42.629, V: -71.391
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.085
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 3.134

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