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#006ae3 Hex Color Code

#006ae3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ae3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ae3 is comprised of 0% red, 41.57% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #006ae3 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 100% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.22 nm.

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  1. Arco Naturale (Natural Arch) on the island of Capri Italy.
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Color Schemes

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#006ae3 linear gradient to complementary #c1e300

  1. #006ae3
  2. #637cc9
  3. #858fae
  4. #9ba392
  5. #abb874
  6. #b8cd50
  7. #c1e300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0057cc
  2. #005dd3
  3. #0063db
  4. #006ae3
  5. #1f71eb
  6. #2f77f3
  7. #3d7efb

Tones

  1. #006ae3
  2. #3c6bd0
  3. #526cbd
  4. #5f6daa
  5. #686f97
  6. #6e7085
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#006ae3 to white

  1. #006ae3
  2. #5a80e8
  3. #8398ee
  4. #a5b1f2
  5. #c4caf7
  6. #e2e4fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#006ae3 to black

  1. #006ae3
  2. #1858b9
  3. #1e4691
  4. #1e356b
  5. #1a2547
  6. #131626
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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    1. Blue Bay B5-A1-3
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      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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    1. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
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      #5b6dc7
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 17.3%

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#006ae3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ae3 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #006ae3">…</p>

#006ae3 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006ae3">…</p>

#006ae3 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ae3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27363
Binary
00000000, 01101010, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#006ae3
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#16d ΔE = 1.477
RGB
rgb(0, 106, 227)
RGBA
rgba(0, 106, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.318, b: 0.682
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.337%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749853 / 0xff006ae3
HSL
hsl(212, 100%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 100%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.982), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 211.982, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.792%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.982, S: 100.019, L: 46.779
Cubehelix
H: -151.422, S: 1.441, L: 0.343
TSL
T: -1.788, S: 0.448, L: 0.345
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 19.014, Y: 15.852, Z: 74.716
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.145, Y: 15.852
CIELab
L: 46.779, a: 21.826, b: -68.166
CIELuv
L: 46.779, u: -24.141, v: -104.414
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.779, C: 71.575, H: 287.754
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.779, C: 107.168, H: 256.982
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.814, a: 15.572, b: -83.395
CIECAM02
J: 34.719, C: 72.151, h: 253.360, Q: 116.089, M: 63.095, s: 73.723, H: 307.685
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.561, jaune: -12.224, green: 3.544
LMS
L: 8.609, M: 13.985, S: 73.748
YCbCr
Y: 91.670, Cb: 196.807, Cr: 72.875
YCoCg
Y: 109.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: -56.750
YDbDr
Y: 88.100, Db: 208.993, Dr: 167.555
YPbPr
Y: 92.134, Pb: 72.690, Pr: -58.566
xvYCC
Y: 95.127, Cb: 191.853, Cr: 76.554
YIQ
Y: 88.100, I: -102.019, Q: 15.233
YUV
Y: 88.100, U: 68.353, V: -77.291
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.692
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 2.555

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