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#006ab1 Hex Color Code

#006ab1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ab1 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ab1 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #006ab1 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.66 nm.

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#006ab1 linear gradient to complementary #96811b

  1. #006ab1
  2. #4b6d9a
  3. #657084
  4. #77746d
  5. #847855
  6. #8e7c3c
  7. #96811b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00589c
  2. #005ea3
  3. #0064aa
  4. #006ab1
  5. #1770b8
  6. #2577bf
  7. #307dc6

Tones

  1. #006ab1
  2. #2d67a2
  3. #3e6493
  4. #496184
  5. #505e76
  6. #555c67
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#006ab1 to white

  1. #006ab1
  2. #4d81be
  3. #7698cb
  4. #9ab1d8
  5. #bccae5
  6. #dee4f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#006ab1 to black

  1. #006ab1
  2. #135891
  3. #184672
  4. #193555
  5. #162539
  6. #101620
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.502 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Royal Blue
      #2d65a4
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  15. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  16. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  21. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  23. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  24. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  28. Glidden

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  33. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

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#006ab1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab1 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #006ab1">…</p>

#006ab1 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006ab1">…</p>

#006ab1 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ab1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27313
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#006ab1
LRV
≈ 13.5%
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 1.607
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 177)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.375, b: 0.625
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 25.999%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749903 / 0xff006ab1
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.068), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 204.068, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.542%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.423, S: 100.019, L: 43.479
Cubehelix
H: -161.091, S: 1.148, L: 0.322
TSL
T: -2.024, S: 0.451, L: 0.323
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.401), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 13.087, Y: 13.481, Z: 43.499
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.192, Y: 13.481
CIELab
L: 43.479, a: 1.814, b: -44.750
CIELuv
L: 43.479, u: -26.258, v: -66.399
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.479, C: 44.787, H: 272.321
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.479, C: 71.402, H: 248.423
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.716, a: -0.630, b: -44.542
CIECAM02
J: 31.968, C: 55.465, h: 244.981, Q: 111.395, M: 48.503, s: 65.986, H: 303.545
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.388, jaune: -7.837, green: 3.487
LMS
L: 8.317, M: 13.941, S: 42.999
YCbCr
Y: 86.770, Cb: 174.857, Cr: 76.425
YCgCo
Y: 97.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -44.250
YDbDr
Y: 82.400, Db: 142.343, Dr: 156.705
YPbPr
Y: 88.534, Pb: 47.690, Pr: -56.266
xvYCC
Y: 92.035, Cb: 169.892, Cr: 78.574
YIQ
Y: 82.400, I: -85.956, Q: -0.324
YUV
Y: 82.400, U: 46.553, V: -72.291
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.107
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.130

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