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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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  3. Geese and a blue sky

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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 / #fff

#006ab6 to black

  1. #006ab6
  2. #135895
  3. #194675
  4. #193557
  5. #16253b
  6. #111620
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #1169b3
      ΔE = 0.529 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  2. HKS

    1. ★ HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 8183 C
      #3b64a1
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  12. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  15. Dulux

    1. Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Delph
      #1463a8
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  17. Behr

    1. Electric Blue MQ4-24
      #296bab
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Croquet Blue HDC-SM16-07
      #4872b1
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 3.585 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  19. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  20. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  21. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 3.054 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 3.125 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  27. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 4.618 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  29. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.382 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  30. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  31. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 3.412 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  32. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  33. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  35. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  37. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.565 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  38. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 3.784 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 4.282 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  41. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  42. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 4.140 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  43. Sikkens

    1. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  44. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  45. Caparol

    1. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 4.009 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  46. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  47. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  49. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #28629e
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  50. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  51. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  52. Nerolac

    1. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  53. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  54. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  55. Dutch Boy

    1. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  56. RAL

    1. RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  57. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  58. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  59. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  60. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  61. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Taubmans

    1. Twilight Blue / T12 39.H4
      #38669c
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  63. Bristol

    1. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  64. Resene

    1. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  65. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  66. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  67. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  68. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  69. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  70. General Paint

    1. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  71. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  72. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 14.6%

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#006ab6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab6 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #006ab6">…</p>

#006ab6 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006ab6">…</p>

#006ab6 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<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
LRV
≈ 13.7%
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
YCoCg
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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