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#006cb3 Hex Color Code

#006cb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006cb3 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006cb3 is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #006cb3 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.79 nm.

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#006cb3 linear gradient to complementary #977f1c

  1. #006cb3
  2. #4b6e9c
  3. #667185
  4. #78746e
  5. #857856
  6. #8f7b3d
  7. #977f1c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00599e
  2. #0060a5
  3. #0066ac
  4. #006cb3
  5. #1872ba
  6. #2679c1
  7. #317fc8

Tones

  1. #006cb3
  2. #2e69a4
  3. #3f6695
  4. #4a6386
  5. #516077
  6. #565d68
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#006cb3 to white

  1. #006cb3
  2. #4e82c0
  3. #769acd
  4. #9ab2d9
  5. #bccbe6
  6. #dee5f2
  7. #ffffff

#006cb3 to black

  1. #006cb3
  2. #135993
  3. #194774
  4. #193656
  5. #16263a
  6. #101720
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2175 CP
      #006cb4
      ΔE = 0.290 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 2196 C
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 35-b2
      #296aab
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  14. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  15. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  22. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  24. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  26. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  27. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  28. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  30. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  31. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  35. Taubmans

    1. Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  36. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  37. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#006cb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006cb3 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #006cb3">…</p>

#006cb3 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #006cb3">…</p>

#006cb3 shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006cb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27827
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#006cb3
LRV
≈ 14.0%
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 2.335
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 179)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.376, b: 0.624
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.264%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749389 / 0xff006cb3
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.799), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 203.799, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.183%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.095, S: 100.019, L: 44.201
Cubehelix
H: -161.422, S: 1.151, L: 0.327
TSL
T: -2.016, S: 0.451, L: 0.329
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 13.496, Y: 13.978, Z: 44.626
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.194, Y: 13.978
CIELab
L: 44.201, a: 1.363, b: -44.766
CIELuv
L: 44.201, u: -26.801, v: -66.652
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.201, C: 44.787, H: 271.744
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.201, C: 71.838, H: 248.095
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.387, a: -0.992, b: -44.598
CIECAM02
J: 32.617, C: 55.661, h: 244.653, Q: 112.522, M: 48.675, s: 65.771, H: 303.386
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.383, jaune: -7.834, green: 3.538
LMS
L: 8.648, M: 14.504, S: 44.116
YCbCr
Y: 87.974, Cb: 175.153, Cr: 75.547
YCgCo
Y: 98.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 83.802, Db: 143.243, Dr: 159.371
YPbPr
Y: 90.108, Pb: 47.920, Pr: -57.266
xvYCC
Y: 93.387, Cb: 170.094, Cr: 77.696
YIQ
Y: 83.802, I: -87.147, Q: -0.747
YUV
Y: 83.802, U: 46.847, V: -73.521
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.558
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.889

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