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Dulux Venetian Crystal 3 / #006b9b Hex Color Code

#006b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006b9b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #006b9b is comprised of 0% red, 41.96% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #006b9b has a hue of 199° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.05 nm.

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#006b9b linear gradient to complementary #735528

  1. #006b9b
  2. #3b6788
  3. #506374
  4. #5e6061
  5. #675c4f
  6. #6e583c
  7. #735528

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005987
  2. #005f8e
  3. #006594
  4. #006b9b
  5. #1471a2
  6. #2177a8
  7. #2b7eaf

Tones

  1. #006b9b
  2. #27668e
  3. #366181
  4. #405c74
  5. #465767
  6. #4b535a
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#006b9b to white

  1. #006b9b
  2. #4982ab
  3. #719abc
  4. #95b2cc
  5. #b9cbdd
  6. #dce5ee
  7. #ffffff

#006b9b to black

  1. #006b9b
  2. #11597f
  3. #164765
  4. #16364b
  5. #142633
  6. #0f171d
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Sentinel Blue 10BB 15/374
      #006b9c
      ΔE = 0.371 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Skipper 30BB 15/346
      #19679a
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 0.500 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-a6
      #036c9b
      ΔE = 0.536 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ 30-a7
      #006e9e
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 0.576 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.45.35
      #006b99
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7036
      #006998
      ΔE = 0.817 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 7030
      #0071a3
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Cobalt Stone / T10 44C-2
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Rave Regatta A53-6
      #006b98
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Teeny Bikini C51-5
      #2b6a93
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3015 U
      #216a95
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 2152 C
      #1a658f
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Captain Cook B46-079-240
      #00689b
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaport Blue / 2060-30
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2001-4
      #056799
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse bleue
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Port Au Prince 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ Blue Oasis 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  20. Plascon

    1. ★ Luxor B2-B1-3
      #0070a0
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5017
      #036696
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 5345 B
      #286f98
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 11/350
      #006893
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 10BB 13/362
      #006f9b
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  24. Jedynka

    1. ★ Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  27. Disney

    1. 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  28. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006699
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  29. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T11 Tropical Blue
      #006699
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  30. Chrysler

    1. Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-B
      #126594
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  32. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  33. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  34. Ford

    1. Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  35. Crown Paint

    1. Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blue Mid
      #006491
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 6639
      #2b658e
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Yale 25-11
      #0072a2
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  38. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2727
      #266591
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Model Master 28010
      #266592
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Kinetic Blue
      #1f699d
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  41. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15102
      #186493
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 11.8%

#006b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006b9b foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #006b9b">…</p>

#006b9b background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #006b9b">…</p>

#006b9b shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27547
Binary
00000000, 01101011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#006b9b
LRV
≈ 12.9%
Closest short hex
#069 ΔE = 2.371
RGB
rgb(0, 107, 155)
RGBA
rgba(0, 107, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.408, b: 0.592
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.248%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749669 / 0xff006b9b
HSL
hsl(199, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 100%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.581), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 198.581, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 38.141%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.586, S: 100.019, L: 42.583
Cubehelix
H: -167.793, S: 1.027, L: 0.314
TSL
T: -1.869, S: 0.458, L: 0.316
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 11.172, Y: 12.880, Z: 32.901
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.226, Y: 12.880
CIELab
L: 42.583, a: -7.588, b: -33.204
CIELuv
L: 42.583, u: -27.899, v: -47.526
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.583, C: 34.060, H: 257.128
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.583, C: 55.110, H: 239.586
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.889, a: -7.242, b: -29.231
CIECAM02
J: 31.249, C: 47.427, h: 236.481, Q: 110.136, M: 41.474, s: 61.365, H: 298.804
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -5.709, green: 3.654
LMS
L: 8.377, M: 14.205, S: 32.564
YCbCr
Y: 85.118, Cb: 164.908, Cr: 77.619
YCgCo
Y: 92.250, Cg: 14.750, Co: -38.750
YDbDr
Y: 80.479, Db: 112.134, Dr: 153.047
YPbPr
Y: 87.665, Pb: 36.305, Pr: -55.708
xvYCC
Y: 91.289, Cb: 159.891, Cr: 79.064
YIQ
Y: 80.479, I: -79.162, Q: -7.691
YUV
Y: 80.479, U: 36.672, V: -70.605
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.467
Brand Color
LinkedIn ΔE = 4.269

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