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#006aa8 Hex Color Code

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#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 / #fff

#006aa8 to black

  1. #006aa8
  2. #12588a
  3. #17466d
  4. #183551
  5. #152537
  6. #10161f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 109-16 C
      #006ba8
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. P 107-5 C
      #4670a0
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  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. Down Pour
      #436690
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  4. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. 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%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. CF10406
      #0062a9
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  8. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b4
      #086aa3
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 35-c5
      #45689a
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 3.887 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Plascon

    1. ★ Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Sapphire Blue
      #3a6299
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  17. Bristol

    1. ★ Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Venetian Crystal 3
      #006b9b
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire B51-6
      #006293
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  20. Tikkurila

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

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  22. Caparol

    1. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 65 28 230 / Coelin 105
      #0064a0
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 2-36-6 Clipper
      #376497
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Hyper Blue - 6965
      #015f97
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 6570
      #1860a6
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  26. Nerolac

    1. Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.470 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 4.044 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Rave Regatta / 250-7
      #00609e
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Rave Regatta / PPG1239-7
      #00619d
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Space
      #21679a
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  35. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Tartan Blue / E27W
      #086294
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  36. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  37. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Rave Regatta / PPG1239-7
      #00619d
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  38. Sikkens

    1. T5.49.35
      #0071ac
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. T0.45.35
      #006998
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  39. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Louissa / CL 2287N
      #2d6498
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  40. Behr

    1. 8334 Dolphin
      #00659b
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  41. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  42. Focoltone

    1. 2278
      #00639b
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 1093
      #005f9f
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. March Wind 25-12
      #006ea4
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  44. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  46. Resene

    1. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Captain Cook B46-079-240
      #00689b
      ΔE = 3.612 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  47. KILZ

    1. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 3.339 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  48. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 3.357 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  49. Chrysler

    1. Royal Blue
      #2d65a4
      ΔE = 3.467 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  50. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  51. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  52. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  53. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  54. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  55. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  56. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  57. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T11 Tropical Blue
      #006699 / #069
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  58. Audi

    1. Sprint Blue Pearl / 5N, 5N5N, LZ5F
      #006498
      ΔE = 3.795 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  59. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 3.803 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  60. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  61. Taubmans

    1. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Cobalt Stone / T10 44C-2
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  62. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  63. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  64. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  65. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Model Master 28010
      #266592
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  66. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  67. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Bahama Blue
      #325f90
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  68. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  69. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #2a6094
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  70. Graham & Brown

    1. Blue Suede Shoe
      #1e6094
      ΔE = 4.317 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  71. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3560-R90B
      #066295
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Cool Blue / 5017
      #036696
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  72. ICI Paints

    1. Sentinel Blue 10BB 15/374
      #006b9c
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 4124 Ships at Sea 10BB 13/362
      #006695
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  73. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  74. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  75. Clark+Kensington

    1. Dazzling Blue / KIDCC-33
      #376192
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  76. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  77. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  78. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  79. Dupont

    1. CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  80. Flügger

    1. Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  81. Disney

    1. 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

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#006aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aa8 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

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<p style="color: #006aa8">…</p>

#006aa8 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #006aa8">…</p>

#006aa8 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

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<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: 25.487%, blue: 65.882%
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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