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#006caf Hex Color Code

#006caf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006caf is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006caf is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #006caf has a hue of 203° (degrees), 100% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.26 nm.

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#006caf linear gradient to complementary #907720

  1. #006caf
  2. #486d99
  3. #626f82
  4. #73706c
  5. #7f7255
  6. #89753d
  7. #907720

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00599a
  2. #0060a1
  3. #0066a8
  4. #006caf
  5. #1772b6
  6. #2579bd
  7. #307fc4

Tones

  1. #006caf
  2. #2c68a0
  3. #3d6591
  4. #486283
  5. #4f5e74
  6. #545b66
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#006caf to white

  1. #006caf
  2. #4d83bc
  3. #759aca
  4. #99b2d7
  5. #bccbe4
  6. #dde5f2
  7. #ffffff

#006caf to black

  1. #006caf
  2. #13598f
  3. #184871
  4. #183654
  5. #162639
  6. #10171f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2196 CP
      #006bad
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ P 109-16 C
      #006ba8
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 0.908 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6557
      #2469a8
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 6604
      #246ea7
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1087
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. ★ Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  23. Olympic

    1. ★ Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  25. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  28. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  29. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  31. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  32. Behr

    1. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  33. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  37. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  38. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#006caf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006caf foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #006caf">…</p>

#006caf background

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="background-color: #006caf">…</p>

#006caf shadow

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

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27823
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#006caf
LRV
≈ 13.8%
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 2.375
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 175)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.382, b: 0.618
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.262%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749393 / 0xff006caf
HSL
hsl(203, 100%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 100%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.971), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 202.971, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 39.873%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.915, S: 100.019, L: 43.971
Cubehelix
H: -162.439, S: 1.129, L: 0.325
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.452, L: 0.327
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 38% (0.383), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 13.097, Y: 13.818, Z: 42.526
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.199, Y: 13.818
CIELab
L: 43.971, a: -0.241, b: -42.794
CIELuv
L: 43.971, u: -27.024, v: -63.401
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.971, C: 42.795, H: 269.678
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.971, C: 68.920, H: 246.915
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.173, a: -2.162, b: -41.806
CIECAM02
J: 32.426, C: 54.252, h: 243.495, Q: 112.191, M: 47.443, s: 65.029, H: 302.828
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.367, jaune: -7.469, green: 3.555
LMS
L: 8.628, M: 14.501, S: 42.047
YCbCr
Y: 87.582, Cb: 173.397, Cr: 75.831
YCgCo
Y: 97.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: -43.750
YDbDr
Y: 83.346, Db: 137.911, Dr: 158.503
YPbPr
Y: 89.820, Pb: 45.920, Pr: -57.082
xvYCC
Y: 93.140, Cb: 168.338, Cr: 77.857
YIQ
Y: 83.346, I: -85.862, Q: -1.991
YUV
Y: 83.346, U: 45.103, V: -73.121
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 0.848
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.965

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