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#006ab4 Hex Color Code

#006ab4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ab4 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ab4 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #006ab4 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.34 nm.

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#006ab4 linear gradient to complementary #9f8915

  1. #006ab4
  2. #4e6e9d
  3. #6a7386
  4. #7d786e
  5. #8b7d56
  6. #96833b
  7. #9f8915

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00589f
  2. #005ea6
  3. #0064ad
  4. #006ab4
  5. #1870bb
  6. #2677c2
  7. #317dc9

Tones

  1. #006ab4
  2. #2e67a5
  3. #3f6495
  4. #4a6286
  5. #515f77
  6. #575c69
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#006ab4 to White

  1. #006ab4
  2. #4e81c1
  3. #7798cd
  4. #9ab1da
  5. #bccae6
  6. #dee4f3
  7. #ffffff

#006ab4 to Black

  1. #006ab4
  2. #135893
  3. #194674
  4. #193556
  5. #16253a
  6. #111620
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.495
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.829
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 0.620
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.436
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.658
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.165
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 0.986
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.847
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.087
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.179
    2. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.957
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.216
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.925
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 1.274
    2. 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 2.320
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.332
    2. ★ Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.259
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.332
    2. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.844
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.548
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.903
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 1.940
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 2.047
    2. ★ Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.275
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.164
    2. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.195
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #0065ab
      ΔE = 2.164
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.394
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.481
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.652
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 2.942
  20. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.680
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.843
  22. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.850
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.901
    2. Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.994
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.901
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.994
  25. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.928
  26. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.945
  27. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 3.000

#006ab4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab4 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #006ab4">…</p>

#006ab4 background

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="background-color: #006ab4">…</p>

#006ab4 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ab4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27316
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#006ab4
Closest short hex
#26a ΔE = 1.929
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 180)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.371, b: 0.629
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.162%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749900 / 0xff006ab4
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.667), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 204.667, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 39.779
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.229, S: 100.019, L: 43.656
Cubehelix
H: -160.355, S: 1.165, L: 0.323
TSL
T: -2.042, S: 0.450, L: 0.324
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 41 (0.411), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 29 (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 29 (0.294)
XYZ
X: 13.389, Y: 13.602, Z: 45.091
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.189, Y: 13.602
CIELab
L: 43.656, a: 3.022, b: -46.220
CIELuv
L: 43.656, u: -26.099, v: -68.810
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.656, C: 46.319, H: 273.741
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.656, C: 73.593, H: 249.229
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.880, a: 0.262, b: -46.673
CIECAM02
J: 32.114, C: 56.521, h: 245.776, Q: 111.650, M: 49.427, s: 66.535, H: 303.931
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.400, jaune: -8.110, green: 3.477
LMS
L: 8.332, M: 13.943, S: 44.567
YCbCr
Y: 87.064, Cb: 176.174, Cr: 76.212
YCgCo
Y: 98.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: -45.000
YDbDr
Y: 82.742, Db: 146.342, Dr: 157.356
YPbPr
Y: 88.750, Pb: 49.190, Pr: -56.404
xvYCC
Y: 92.221, Cb: 171.210, Cr: 78.453
YIQ
Y: 82.742, I: -86.919, Q: 0.610
YUV
Y: 82.742, U: 47.861, V: -72.591
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.771
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.772

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