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#006ab6 Hex Color Code

#006ab6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ab6 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ab6 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #006ab6 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.13 nm.

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#006ab6 linear gradient to complementary #a49012

  1. #006ab6
  2. #506f9f
  3. #6c7587
  4. #807b70
  5. #8e8257
  6. #9a893c
  7. #a49012

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0058a1
  2. #005ea8
  3. #0064af
  4. #006ab6
  5. #1870bd
  6. #2677c4
  7. #317dcb

Tones

  1. #006ab6
  2. #2e67a6
  3. #406597
  4. #4b6288
  5. #526079
  6. #575d6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#006ab6 to White

  1. #006ab6
  2. #4f81c2
  3. #7798cf
  4. #9bb1db
  5. #bdcae7
  6. #dee4f3
  7. #ffffff

#006ab6 to Black

  1. #006ab6
  2. #135895
  3. #194675
  4. #193557
  5. #16253b
  6. #111620
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 34-a1
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    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.285
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      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.458
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      ΔE = 2.965

#006ab6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab6 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #006ab6">…</p>

#006ab6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #006ab6">…</p>

#006ab6 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ab6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27318
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#006ab6
Closest short hex
#26a ΔE = 2.176
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 182)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.368, b: 0.632
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.269%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749898 / 0xff006ab6
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.055), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 205.055, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 39.938
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.736, S: 100.019, L: 43.776
Cubehelix
H: -159.877, S: 1.176, L: 0.324
TSL
T: -2.054, S: 0.450, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 42 (0.418), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 29 (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 29 (0.286)
XYZ
X: 13.594, Y: 13.684, Z: 46.172
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.186, Y: 13.684
CIELab
L: 43.776, a: 3.828, b: -47.195
CIELuv
L: 43.776, u: -25.995, v: -70.408
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.776, C: 47.350, H: 274.638
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.776, C: 75.054, H: 249.736
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.991, a: 0.864, b: -48.110
CIECAM02
J: 32.213, C: 57.223, h: 246.277, Q: 111.823, M: 50.041, s: 66.895, H: 304.175
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.407, jaune: -8.291, green: 3.471
LMS
L: 8.342, M: 13.945, S: 45.632
YCbCr
Y: 87.260, Cb: 177.052, Cr: 76.070
YCgCo
Y: 98.500, Cg: 7.500, Co: -45.500
YDbDr
Y: 82.970, Db: 149.008, Dr: 157.790
YPbPr
Y: 88.894, Pb: 50.190, Pr: -56.496
xvYCC
Y: 92.344, Cb: 172.088, Cr: 78.372
YIQ
Y: 82.970, I: -87.562, Q: 1.232
YUV
Y: 82.970, U: 48.733, V: -72.791
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.266
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.967

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