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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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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.287 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  18. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  20. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  22. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  25. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  27. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  29. Glidden

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#006bb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006bb3 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #006bb3">…</p>

#006bb3 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #006bb3">…</p>

#006bb3 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<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
LRV
≈ 13.8%
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: 0.263%, blue: 0.702%
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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