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#006ca9 Hex Color Code

#006ca9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006ca9 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006ca9 is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #006ca9 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.04 nm.

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#006ca9 linear gradient to complementary #856a24

  1. #006ca9
  2. #446b93
  3. #5c6b7e
  4. #6b6a69
  5. #766a53
  6. #7f6a3d
  7. #856a24

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005a95
  2. #00609b
  3. #0066a2
  4. #006ca9
  5. #1672b0
  6. #2479b7
  7. #2f7fbe

Tones

  1. #006ca9
  2. #2b689b
  3. #3b648c
  4. #45607e
  5. #4d5c70
  6. #525963
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#006ca9 to white

  1. #006ca9
  2. #4c83b7
  3. #749ac6
  4. #98b2d4
  5. #bbcbe2
  6. #dde5f1
  7. #ffffff

#006ca9 to black

  1. #006ca9
  2. #12598b
  3. #17486d
  4. #183652
  5. #152637
  6. #10171f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 0.400 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  2. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 0.478 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1087
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 560B-7 Cerulean
      #0b669f
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  11. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b4
      #086aa3
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6604
      #246ea7
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 6557
      #2469a8
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Deep Space
      #21679a
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  24. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  26. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. Sto

    1. ★ 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  35. Dulux

    1. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. March Wind 25-12
      #006ea4
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  38. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 3015
      #00669e
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  41. ICI Paints

    1. Regatta Bay 13BB 17/399
      #0071a9
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  42. Bristol

    1. Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  43. Resene

    1. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  44. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  45. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 12.5%

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#006ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006ca9 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #006ca9">…</p>

#006ca9 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #006ca9">…</p>

#006ca9 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006ca9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27817
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#006ca9
LRV
≈ 13.6%
Closest short hex
#269 ΔE = 3.258
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 169)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.390, b: 0.610
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.258%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749399 / 0xff006ca9
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.657), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 201.657, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.417%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.917, S: 100.019, L: 43.636
Cubehelix
H: -164.051, S: 1.097, L: 0.323
TSL
T: -1.953, S: 0.454, L: 0.324
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 12.521, Y: 13.588, Z: 39.491
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.207, Y: 13.588
CIELab
L: 43.636, a: -2.640, b: -39.809
CIELuv
L: 43.636, u: -27.371, v: -58.476
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.636, C: 39.896, H: 266.206
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.636, C: 64.565, H: 244.917
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.862, a: -3.876, b: -37.716
CIECAM02
J: 32.147, C: 52.130, h: 241.551, Q: 111.707, M: 45.587, s: 63.882, H: 301.897
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.343, jaune: -6.918, green: 3.587
LMS
L: 8.600, M: 14.497, S: 39.058
YCbCr
Y: 86.994, Cb: 170.763, Cr: 76.257
YCgCo
Y: 96.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -42.250
YDbDr
Y: 82.662, Db: 129.913, Dr: 157.201
YPbPr
Y: 89.388, Pb: 42.920, Pr: -56.806
xvYCC
Y: 92.769, Cb: 165.702, Cr: 78.100
YIQ
Y: 82.662, I: -83.934, Q: -3.858
YUV
Y: 82.662, U: 42.487, V: -72.521
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.482
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 2.759

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