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#006bb3 Hex Color Code

#006bb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006bb3 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006bb3 is comprised of 0% red, 41.96% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #006bb3 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.62 nm.

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#006bb3 linear gradient to complementary #99841a

  1. #006bb3
  2. #4c6e9c
  3. #677285
  4. #79766e
  5. #867a56
  6. #917f3c
  7. #99841a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00599e
  2. #005fa5
  3. #0065ac
  4. #006bb3
  5. #1771ba
  6. #2678c1
  7. #317ec8

Tones

  1. #006bb3
  2. #2e68a4
  3. #3f6595
  4. #4a6286
  5. #515f77
  6. #565d68
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#006bb3 to White

  1. #006bb3
  2. #4e82c0
  3. #7699cd
  4. #9ab2d9
  5. #bccbe6
  6. #dee5f2
  7. #ffffff

#006bb3 to Black

  1. #006bb3
  2. #135993
  3. #194774
  4. #193656
  5. #16263a
  6. #101620
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.287
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.568
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.772
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.102
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.249
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.596
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.249
    2. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.971
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.270
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.705
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.399
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.927
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.583
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.589
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 1.593
    2. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 2.120
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.675
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.686
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.631
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.833
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.954
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.835
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.900
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.048
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.096
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.229
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.939
  16. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.256
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.277
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.320
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.326
    2. Nocturne Shade 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.495
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.326
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.495
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #0065ab
      ΔE = 2.346
  22. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.348
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.471
  24. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.503
  25. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.569
    2. Sapphire Springs 3
      #2770b0
      ΔE = 2.678
  26. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.745
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.853
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.928
  28. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.871
  29. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.888
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.901

#006bb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006bb3 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #006bb3">…</p>

#006bb3 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #006bb3">…</p>

#006bb3 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006bb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27571
Binary
00000000, 01101011, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#006bb3
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 2.039
RGB
rgb(0, 107, 179)
RGBA
rgba(0, 107, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.374, b: 0.626
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.262%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749645 / 0xff006bb3
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.134), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 204.134, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 39.941
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.535, S: 100.019, L: 43.899
Cubehelix
H: -161.010, S: 1.155, L: 0.325
TSL
T: -2.026, S: 0.451, L: 0.326
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 40 (0.402), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 30 (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.580), yellow: 30 (0.298)
XYZ
X: 13.391, Y: 13.768, Z: 44.591
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.192, Y: 13.768
CIELab
L: 43.899, a: 1.990, b: -45.249
CIELuv
L: 43.899, u: -26.476, v: -67.333
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.899, C: 45.292, H: 272.518
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.899, C: 72.351, H: 248.535
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.106, a: -0.515, b: -45.277
CIECAM02
J: 32.341, C: 55.915, h: 245.089, Q: 112.043, M: 48.897, s: 66.061, H: 303.597
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.389, jaune: -7.927, green: 3.508
LMS
L: 8.486, M: 14.222, S: 44.078
YCbCr
Y: 87.470, Cb: 175.444, Cr: 75.915
YCgCo
Y: 98.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 83.215, Db: 144.126, Dr: 158.255
YPbPr
Y: 89.393, Pb: 48.305, Pr: -56.812
xvYCC
Y: 92.773, Cb: 170.433, Cr: 78.095
YIQ
Y: 83.215, I: -86.873, Q: -0.224
YUV
Y: 83.215, U: 47.136, V: -73.006
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.043
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.691

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