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#006ab0 Hex Color Code

#006ab0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ab0 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ab0 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #006ab0 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#006ab0 linear gradient to complementary #957d1b

  1. #006ab0
  2. #4a6c99
  3. #656f83
  4. #76726c
  5. #837655
  6. #8d793b
  7. #957d1b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00589b
  2. #005ea2
  3. #0064a9
  4. #006ab0
  5. #1770b7
  6. #2577be
  7. #307dc5

Tones

  1. #006ab0
  2. #2d67a1
  3. #3d6492
  4. #486183
  5. #4f5e75
  6. #555b66
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#006ab0 to white

  1. #006ab0
  2. #4d81bd
  3. #7698ca
  4. #9ab1d8
  5. #bccae5
  6. #dde4f2
  7. #ffffff

#006ab0 to black

  1. #006ab0
  2. #135890
  3. #184672
  4. #193555
  5. #162539
  6. #101620
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 0.973 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 58BB 12/390
      #3065a0
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Bright Blue
      #306bab
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #2064a2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  9. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Royal Blue
      #2d65a4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  16. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  17. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  19. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  21. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  23. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  24. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. Glidden

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  31. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  32. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  34. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  35. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  36. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 14.4%

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#006ab0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab0 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #006ab0">…</p>

#006ab0 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #006ab0">…</p>

#006ab0 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ab0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27312
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#006ab0
LRV
≈ 13.4%
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 1.565
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 176)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.376, b: 0.624
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.690%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749904 / 0xff006ab0
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.864), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 203.864, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.464%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.141, S: 100.019, L: 43.420
Cubehelix
H: -161.342, S: 1.143, L: 0.321
TSL
T: -2.018, S: 0.451, L: 0.323
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.398), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 12.987, Y: 13.441, Z: 42.976
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.194, Y: 13.441
CIELab
L: 43.420, a: 1.411, b: -44.258
CIELuv
L: 43.420, u: -26.313, v: -65.592
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.420, C: 44.281, H: 271.826
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.420, C: 70.673, H: 248.141
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.662, a: -0.925, b: -43.838
CIECAM02
J: 31.919, C: 55.111, h: 244.704, Q: 111.311, M: 48.194, s: 65.800, H: 303.411
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.384, jaune: -7.746, green: 3.490
LMS
L: 8.312, M: 13.940, S: 42.484
YCbCr
Y: 86.672, Cb: 174.418, Cr: 76.496
YCgCo
Y: 97.000, Cg: 9.000, Co: -44.000
YDbDr
Y: 82.286, Db: 141.010, Dr: 156.488
YPbPr
Y: 88.462, Pb: 47.190, Pr: -56.220
xvYCC
Y: 91.973, Cb: 169.453, Cr: 78.615
YIQ
Y: 82.286, I: -85.634, Q: -0.635
YUV
Y: 82.286, U: 46.117, V: -72.191
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.925
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.353

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