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#006ab9 Hex Color Code

#006ab9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ab9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ab9 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #006ab9 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.84 nm.

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#006ab9 linear gradient to complementary #ad9b0c

  1. #006ab9
  2. #5371a2
  3. #71788a
  4. #858072
  5. #958959
  6. #a2923c
  7. #ad9b0c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0058a4
  2. #005eab
  3. #0064b2
  4. #006ab9
  5. #1870c0
  6. #2777c7
  7. #327dce

Tones

  1. #006ab9
  2. #2f68a9
  3. #41659a
  4. #4c638a
  5. #54617b
  6. #595f6c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#006ab9 to White

  1. #006ab9
  2. #4f81c5
  3. #7898d1
  4. #9bb1dc
  5. #bdcae8
  6. #dee4f4
  7. #ffffff

#006ab9 to Black

  1. #006ab9
  2. #145897
  3. #194677
  4. #1a3559
  5. #17253c
  6. #111621
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 0.911
    2. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.123
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.036
    2. ★ Atlantic 4
      #0868bc
      ΔE = 1.677
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.080
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.101
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.416
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 1.504
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.517
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.627
    2. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.916
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.696
    2. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.123
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.749
    2. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 1.974
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.749
    2. ★ Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 1.974
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.774
  12. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.837
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.157
    2. Bright Blue
      #306bab
      ΔE = 2.963
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.207
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 2.581
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 2.917
  16. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.597
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Rainbow Bright 148-7
      #2463ad
      ΔE = 2.832
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Rainbow Bright / 148-7
      #2463ad
      ΔE = 2.832
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 2.965

#006ab9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ab9 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #006ab9">…</p>

#006ab9 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #006ab9">…</p>

#006ab9 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 #006ab9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27321
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#006ab9
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 2.201
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 185)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.364, b: 0.636
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.427%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749895 / 0xff006ab9
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.622), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 205.622, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 40.179
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.455, S: 100.019, L: 43.958
Cubehelix
H: -159.180, S: 1.193, L: 0.325
TSL
T: -2.072, S: 0.449, L: 0.327
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 43 (0.427), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 27 (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.584), yellow: 27 (0.275)
XYZ
X: 13.908, Y: 13.809, Z: 47.822
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.183, Y: 13.809
CIELab
L: 43.958, a: 5.038, b: -48.651
CIELuv
L: 43.958, u: -25.842, v: -72.792
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.958, C: 48.911, H: 275.912
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.958, C: 77.243, H: 250.455
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.160, a: 1.775, b: -50.288
CIECAM02
J: 32.364, C: 58.271, h: 246.988, Q: 112.084, M: 50.957, s: 67.426, H: 304.522
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.419, jaune: -8.562, green: 3.464
LMS
L: 8.358, M: 13.947, S: 47.258
YCbCr
Y: 87.554, Cb: 178.369, Cr: 75.857
YCgCo
Y: 99.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -46.250
YDbDr
Y: 83.312, Db: 153.007, Dr: 158.441
YPbPr
Y: 89.110, Pb: 51.690, Pr: -56.634
xvYCC
Y: 92.530, Cb: 173.406, Cr: 78.251
YIQ
Y: 83.312, I: -88.526, Q: 2.165
YUV
Y: 83.312, U: 50.041, V: -73.091
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.044
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.608

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