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#006aae Hex Color Code

#006aae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006aae is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006aae is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #006aae has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477 nm.

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#006aae linear gradient to complementary #917a1d

  1. #006aae
  2. #496c98
  3. #626e81
  4. #73716b
  5. #807454
  6. #89773c
  7. #917a1d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00589a
  2. #005ea0
  3. #0064a7
  4. #006aae
  5. #1770b5
  6. #2476bc
  7. #2f7dc3

Tones

  1. #006aae
  2. #2c679f
  3. #3d6390
  4. #476082
  5. #4f5d73
  6. #545a65
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#006aae to White

  1. #006aae
  2. #4d81bc
  3. #7599c9
  4. #99b1d7
  5. #bbcae4
  6. #dde4f2
  7. #ffffff

#006aae to Black

  1. #006aae
  2. #12588f
  3. #184671
  4. #183554
  5. #162539
  6. #10161f
  7. #000000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 0.904
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.382
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.020
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 1.080
    2. ★ 6551
      #2e6ca7
      ΔE = 2.254
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.148
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.044
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.257
    2. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 1.815
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.280
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 2.268
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 1.308
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 1.424
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.322
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.492
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.560
  10. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.542
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.715
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.324
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 1.792
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.866
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.671
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.866
    2. Nocturne Shade 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.671
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 1.871
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.040
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.068
    2. 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.621
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #0065ab
      ΔE = 2.085
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.147
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 2.535
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.149
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.980
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 2.198
    2. Royal Blue
      #2d65a4
      ΔE = 2.605
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.324
  23. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.369
  24. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.418
  25. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.418
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.438
    2. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.829
  27. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.502
  28. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.598
    2. Sapphire Springs 3
      #2770b0
      ΔE = 2.725
  29. Olympic

    1. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.659
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.767
  30. Focoltone

    1. 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 2.809
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.898
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 2.880
  32. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.937
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.957
  34. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.983

#006aae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006aae foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #006aae">…</p>

#006aae background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #006aae">…</p>

#006aae shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006aae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27310
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#006aae
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 1.554
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 174)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.379, b: 0.621
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 25.832%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749906 / 0xff006aae
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%%, 34%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.448), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 203.448, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 39.308
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.558, S: 100.019, L: 43.304
Cubehelix
H: -161.853, S: 1.132, L: 0.320
TSL
T: -2.006, S: 0.451, L: 0.322
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 39 (0.391), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 32 (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 32 (0.318)
XYZ
X: 12.791, Y: 13.362, Z: 41.941
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.196, Y: 13.362
CIELab
L: 43.304, a: 0.606, b: -43.272
CIELuv
L: 43.304, u: -26.422, v: -63.972
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.304, C: 43.276, H: 270.802
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.304, C: 69.214, H: 247.558
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.554, a: -1.510, b: -42.439
CIECAM02
J: 31.824, C: 54.404, h: 244.131, Q: 111.144, M: 47.575, s: 65.426, H: 303.134
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -7.563, green: 3.499
LMS
L: 8.302, M: 13.939, S: 41.465
YCbCr
Y: 86.476, Cb: 173.540, Cr: 76.638
YCgCo
Y: 96.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: -43.500
YDbDr
Y: 82.058, Db: 138.344, Dr: 156.054
YPbPr
Y: 88.318, Pb: 46.190, Pr: -56.128
xvYCC
Y: 91.850, Cb: 168.575, Cr: 78.695
YIQ
Y: 82.058, I: -84.992, Q: -1.257
YUV
Y: 82.058, U: 45.245, V: -71.991
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.661
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.856

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