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#006cb5 Hex Color Code

#006cb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006cb5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006cb5 is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #006cb5 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.57 nm.

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#006cb5 linear gradient to complementary #9b861a

  1. #006cb5
  2. #4d6f9e
  3. #687387
  4. #7a776f
  5. #887c57
  6. #92813d
  7. #9b861a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0059a0
  2. #005fa7
  3. #0066ae
  4. #006cb5
  5. #1872bc
  6. #2679c3
  7. #317fcb

Tones

  1. #006cb5
  2. #2e69a6
  3. #406696
  4. #4b6387
  5. #526078
  6. #575e6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#006cb5 to White

  1. #006cb5
  2. #4e82c1
  3. #779ace
  4. #9bb2da
  5. #bdcbe7
  6. #dee5f3
  7. #ffffff

#006cb5 to Black

  1. #006cb5
  2. #135994
  3. #194775
  4. #193657
  5. #16263b
  6. #111720
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.385 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10413
      #006db8
      ΔE = 0.659 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  21. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  22. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  23. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  26. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  27. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  29. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#006cb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006cb5 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #006cb5">…</p>

#006cb5 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #006cb5">…</p>

#006cb5 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006cb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27829
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#006cb5
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#16a ΔE = 2.481
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 181)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.374, b: 0.626
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.265%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749387 / 0xff006cb5
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.199), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 204.199, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.340%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.644, S: 100.019, L: 44.318
Cubehelix
H: -160.930, S: 1.162, L: 0.328
TSL
T: -2.028, S: 0.450, L: 0.330
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.403), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 13.700, Y: 14.059, Z: 45.699
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.191, Y: 14.059
CIELab
L: 44.318, a: 2.166, b: -45.746
CIELuv
L: 44.318, u: -26.692, v: -68.266
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.318, C: 45.797, H: 272.710
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.318, C: 73.299, H: 248.644
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.496, a: -0.400, b: -46.013
CIECAM02
J: 32.715, C: 56.363, h: 245.194, Q: 112.689, M: 49.289, s: 66.135, H: 303.648
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.391, jaune: -8.016, green: 3.530
LMS
L: 8.658, M: 14.505, S: 45.172
YCbCr
Y: 88.170, Cb: 176.031, Cr: 75.405
YCgCo
Y: 99.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: -45.250
YDbDr
Y: 84.030, Db: 145.909, Dr: 159.805
YPbPr
Y: 90.252, Pb: 48.920, Pr: -57.358
xvYCC
Y: 93.511, Cb: 170.973, Cr: 77.615
YIQ
Y: 84.030, I: -87.790, Q: -0.124
YUV
Y: 84.030, U: 47.719, V: -73.721
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.082
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.321

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