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#006b8e Hex Color Code

#006b8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006b8e is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006b8e is comprised of 0% red, 41.96% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #006b8e has a hue of 195° (degrees), 100% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.11 nm.

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#006b8e linear gradient to complementary #63442b

  1. #006b8e
  2. #34647d
  3. #465e6c
  4. #52575b
  5. #5a514b
  6. #5f4b3b
  7. #63442b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00597b
  2. #005f81
  3. #006588
  4. #006b8e
  5. #137194
  6. #1f779b
  7. #297da1

Tones

  1. #006b8e
  2. #236582
  3. #315f76
  4. #3a596a
  5. #40535e
  6. #444d52
  7. #474747

Tints and Shades

#006b8e to white

  1. #006b8e
  2. #4682a0
  3. #6e9ab3
  4. #93b2c5
  5. #b7cbd8
  6. #dbe5ec
  7. #ffffff

#006b8e to black

  1. #006b8e
  2. #0f5975
  3. #14475d
  4. #153646
  5. #132630
  6. #0e171b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7706 C
      #006a8e
      ΔE = 0.614 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ P 117-15 C
      #006688
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS494
      #006b90
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3393
      #006c91
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ 3407
      #006a90
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Saturne
      #00698a
      ΔE = 1.073 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ UC026 Bleu Orestad
      #156c8c
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. T2015-5
      #1a6483
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Handmaiden / CL 2227N
      #196b8e
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lake Charm / T08 29-4
      #006d8e
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ Bold Blue / T70-8
      #006e96
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-B10G
      #086e90
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Mineral Blue / X147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue
      #006c92
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Ocean Swell / P123-C7
      #006a8a
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Rhyse / P127-C7
      #007294
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-530 Glacier Lake
      #00688c
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ S-G-520 Blue Luxury
      #006c8b
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Sports Blue / NP AC 2103 A
      #00678a
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bandana Blue X78R148A
      #006a89
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  17. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Lambert's Blue 25-13
      #006a91
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ Siam Blue 23-12
      #006f90
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  18. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15125
      #006e8e
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Loch Blue
      #016f90
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Cool Cobalt
      #12688d
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gulf Grandeur / 253-7
      #007093
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gulf Grandeur 253-7
      #007093
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 12/310
      #0b688e
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Celestial Blue 3
      #007096
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4050-B
      #177091
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  26. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue - 6964
      #01678d
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 90BG 14/337
      #006a92
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Blue Chip 60BG 17/341
      #006489
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cosmos / 10BB 12/310
      #1d678a
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Ships At Sea / 10BB 13/362
      #006e97
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  29. Olympic

    1. ★ Starry Night B52-5
      #1e6a8f
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. River Valley A54-6
      #007298
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  30. Chrysler

    1. ★ Peacock Blue (Green)
      #2a6887
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  31. Caparol

    1. 2401
      #2c6c88
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 60 12 220 / Arctis 65
      #206484
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  32. Crown Paint

    1. Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Intense Aqua
      #006a86
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 2-32-7 Azurean
      #006b88
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 2-33-7 Soaring Blue
      #006488
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Youthful Nobleman
      #00708f
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Endless Sky
      #2c7091
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-b7
      #006c96
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 31-b7
      #007099
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Deep Ocean / 2058-30
      #016a86
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 12.0%

#006b8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006b8e foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #006b8e">…</p>

#006b8e background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006b8e">…</p>

#006b8e shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006b8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27534
Binary
00000000, 01101011, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#006b8e
LRV
≈ 12.5%
Closest short hex
#068 ΔE = 1.946
RGB
rgb(0, 107, 142)
RGBA
rgba(0, 107, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.430, b: 0.570
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.239%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749682 / 0xff006b8e
HSL
hsl(195, 100%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 100%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.789), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 194.789, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 37.243%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.748, S: 100.019, L: 41.949
Cubehelix
H: -172.314, S: 0.963, L: 0.309
TSL
T: -1.775, S: 0.466, L: 0.310
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 25% (0.246), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 10.138, Y: 12.467, Z: 27.458
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.249, Y: 12.467
CIELab
L: 41.949, a: -12.655, b: -26.445
CIELuv
L: 41.949, u: -28.771, v: -36.493
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.949, C: 29.317, H: 244.427
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.949, C: 46.471, H: 231.748
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.309, a: -10.538, b: -21.391
CIECAM02
J: 30.723, C: 42.996, h: 229.375, Q: 109.205, M: 37.599, s: 58.677, H: 290.550
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -4.483, green: 3.784
LMS
L: 8.326, M: 14.197, S: 27.202
YCbCr
Y: 83.844, Cb: 159.201, Cr: 78.542
YCgCo
Y: 89.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: -35.500
YDbDr
Y: 78.997, Db: 94.805, Dr: 150.226
YPbPr
Y: 86.729, Pb: 29.805, Pr: -55.110
xvYCC
Y: 90.485, Cb: 154.182, Cr: 79.590
YIQ
Y: 78.997, I: -74.986, Q: -11.736
YUV
Y: 78.997, U: 31.004, V: -69.305
Munsell Color System
7.5B 4/8 ΔE = 2.931
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 4.436

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