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#006aaa Hex Color Code

#006aaa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006aaa is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006aaa is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #006aaa has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.5 nm.

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#006aaa linear gradient to complementary #896f21

  1. #006aaa
  2. #456a94
  3. #5e6b7e
  4. #6e6b69
  5. #796c53
  6. #826e3c
  7. #896f21

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005896
  2. #005e9c
  3. #0064a3
  4. #006aaa
  5. #1670b1
  6. #2476b8
  7. #2e7dbf

Tones

  1. #006aaa
  2. #2b669b
  3. #3b638d
  4. #465f7f
  5. #4d5c71
  6. #525863
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#006aaa to white

  1. #006aaa
  2. #4c81b8
  3. #7499c6
  4. #98b1d4
  5. #bbcae3
  6. #dde4f1
  7. #ffffff

#006aaa to black

  1. #006aaa
  2. #12588b
  3. #17466e
  4. #183552
  5. #152537
  6. #10161f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 0.470 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1087
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 0.628 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  7. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Bright Blue
      #306bab
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 58BB 12/390
      #3065a0
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  22. Plascon

    1. ★ Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 3015
      #00669e
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Bristol

    1. ★ Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  27. Behr

    1. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 560B-7 Cerulean
      #0b669f
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  29. Glidden

    1. Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  30. California Paints

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6599
      #2f669d
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  32. Olympic

    1. Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  35. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  38. Dunn-Edwards

    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 13.7%

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#006aaa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aaa foreground

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="color: #006aaa">…</p>

#006aaa background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

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

#006aaa shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006aaa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27306
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#006aaa
LRV
≈ 13.2%
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 2.060
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 170)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.384, b: 0.616
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.256%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749910 / 0xff006aaa
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.588), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 202.588, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.000%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.303, S: 100.019, L: 43.076
Cubehelix
H: -162.909, S: 1.110, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -1.980, S: 0.452, L: 0.320
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 12.407, Y: 13.209, Z: 39.918
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.202, Y: 13.209
CIELab
L: 43.076, a: -1.002, b: -41.287
CIELuv
L: 43.076, u: -26.647, v: -60.712
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.076, C: 41.299, H: 268.610
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.076, C: 66.303, H: 246.303
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.344, a: -2.666, b: -39.680
CIECAM02
J: 31.635, C: 52.984, h: 242.902, Q: 110.814, M: 46.333, s: 64.662, H: 302.543
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.360, jaune: -7.196, green: 3.517
LMS
L: 8.284, M: 13.936, S: 39.472
YCbCr
Y: 86.084, Cb: 171.784, Cr: 76.922
YCgCo
Y: 95.500, Cg: 10.500, Co: -42.500
YDbDr
Y: 81.602, Db: 133.012, Dr: 155.186
YPbPr
Y: 88.030, Pb: 44.190, Pr: -55.944
xvYCC
Y: 91.602, Cb: 166.818, Cr: 78.857
YIQ
Y: 81.602, I: -83.707, Q: -2.502
YUV
Y: 81.602, U: 43.501, V: -71.591
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.748
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 2.880

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