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#006b9a Hex Color Code

#006b9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006b9a is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006b9a is comprised of 0% red, 41.96% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #006b9a has a hue of 198° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.19 nm.

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#006b9a linear gradient to complementary #715329

  1. #006b9a
  2. #3a6787
  3. #4f6374
  4. #5c5f61
  5. #665b4f
  6. #6c573c
  7. #715329

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005986
  2. #005f8d
  3. #006593
  4. #006b9a
  5. #1471a1
  6. #2177a7
  7. #2b7eae

Tones

  1. #006b9a
  2. #26668d
  3. #356180
  4. #3f5c73
  5. #455766
  6. #4a5259
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#006b9a to white

  1. #006b9a
  2. #4882aa
  3. #719abb
  4. #95b2cc
  5. #b8cbdd
  6. #dce5ee
  7. #ffffff

#006b9a to black

  1. #006b9a
  2. #10597f
  3. #164764
  4. #16364b
  5. #142633
  6. #0f171d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Venetian Crystal 3
      #006b9b
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ 10BB 13/362
      #006f9b
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.45.35
      #006b99
      ΔE = 0.377 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 0.390 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 0.391 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-a6
      #036c9b
      ΔE = 0.398 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ 30-a7
      #006e9e
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sentinel Blue 10BB 15/374
      #006b9c
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Skipper 30BB 15/346
      #19679a
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Rave Regatta A53-6
      #006b98
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Teeny Bikini C51-5
      #2b6a93
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7036
      #006998
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 7030
      #0071a3
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 0.818 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Cobalt Stone / T10 44C-2
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Captain Cook B46-079-240
      #00689b
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Port Au Prince 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ Blue Oasis 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse bleue
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  18. Plascon

    1. ★ Luxor B2-B1-3
      #0070a0
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5017
      #036696
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 5345 B
      #286f98
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2001-4
      #056799
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  24. Jedynka

    1. ★ Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blue Mid
      #006491
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  29. Ford

    1. Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  30. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-B
      #126594
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 6639
      #2b658e
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Ships At Sea / 10BB 13/362
      #006e97
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  35. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. March Wind 25-12
      #006ea4
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  36. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006699
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  37. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T11 Tropical Blue
      #006699
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  38. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  39. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2727
      #266591
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Model Master 28010
      #266592
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15102
      #186493
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

#006b9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006b9a foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #006b9a">…</p>

#006b9a background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #006b9a">…</p>

#006b9a 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 #006b9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27546
Binary
00000000, 01101011, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#006b9a
LRV
≈ 12.8%
Closest short hex
#069 ΔE = 2.600
RGB
rgb(0, 107, 154)
RGBA
rgba(0, 107, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.410, b: 0.590
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.248%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749670 / 0xff006b9a
HSL
hsl(198, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 100%%, 30%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.312), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 198.312, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.070%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.078, S: 100.019, L: 42.532
Cubehelix
H: -168.118, S: 1.022, L: 0.314
TSL
T: -1.862, S: 0.459, L: 0.315
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 31% (0.305), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 11.088, Y: 12.847, Z: 32.461
xyY
x: 0.197, y: 0.228, Y: 12.847
CIELab
L: 42.532, a: -7.981, b: -32.690
CIELuv
L: 42.532, u: -27.964, v: -46.683
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.532, C: 33.651, H: 256.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.532, C: 54.418, H: 239.078
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.843, a: -7.505, b: -28.606
CIECAM02
J: 31.207, C: 47.077, h: 236.007, Q: 110.062, M: 41.168, s: 61.159, H: 298.263
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -5.615, green: 3.663
LMS
L: 8.373, M: 14.204, S: 32.130
YCbCr
Y: 85.020, Cb: 164.469, Cr: 77.690
YCgCo
Y: 92.000, Cg: 15.000, Co: -38.500
YDbDr
Y: 80.365, Db: 110.801, Dr: 152.830
YPbPr
Y: 87.593, Pb: 35.805, Pr: -55.662
xvYCC
Y: 91.227, Cb: 159.452, Cr: 79.105
YIQ
Y: 80.365, I: -78.841, Q: -8.002
YUV
Y: 80.365, U: 36.236, V: -70.505
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.498
Brand Color
LinkedIn ΔE = 4.322

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