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#006cb8 Hex Color Code

#006cb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006cb8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006cb8 is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #006cb8 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.26 nm.

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#006cb8 linear gradient to complementary #a28e16

  1. #006cb8
  2. #5071a0
  3. #6c7689
  4. #7f7b71
  5. #8d8158
  6. #99883d
  7. #a28e16

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0059a3
  2. #005faa
  3. #0066b1
  4. #006cb8
  5. #1872bf
  6. #2779c6
  7. #327fce

Tones

  1. #006cb8
  2. #2f69a8
  3. #416699
  4. #4c6489
  5. #53617a
  6. #585e6b
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#006cb8 to White

  1. #006cb8
  2. #4f82c4
  3. #789ad0
  4. #9bb2dc
  5. #bdcbe8
  6. #dee5f3
  7. #ffffff

#006cb8 to Black

  1. #006cb8
  2. #145997
  3. #194777
  4. #193658
  5. #16263b
  6. #111721
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 0.308
    2. Atlantic 4
      #0868bc
      ΔE = 2.837
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.767
    2. ★ Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.131
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 0.767
    2. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.131
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 0.892
    2. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.148
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.148
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.581
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.177
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.517
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 1.252
    2. 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 2.429
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.467
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.497
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.538
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.879
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.471
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 1.922
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 2.456
    2. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.814
  14. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.485
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.555
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.692
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.773
    2. Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.856
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.773
    2. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.856
  19. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.962
  20. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.976
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.978
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.988
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.995

#006cb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006cb8 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #006cb8">…</p>

#006cb8 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #006cb8">…</p>

#006cb8 shadow

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006cb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27832
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#006cb8
Closest short hex
#26a ΔE = 2.725
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 184)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.370, b: 0.630
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.688%, blue: 72.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749384 / 0xff006cb8
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.783), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 204.783, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 40.577
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.423, S: 100.019, L: 44.496
Cubehelix
H: -160.212, S: 1.179, L: 0.329
TSL
T: -2.046, S: 0.450, L: 0.331
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 41 (0.413), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 28 (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 58 (0.576), yellow: 28 (0.278)
XYZ
X: 14.011, Y: 14.184, Z: 47.337
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.188, Y: 14.184
CIELab
L: 44.496, a: 3.371, b: -47.209
CIELuv
L: 44.496, u: -26.533, v: -70.676
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.496, C: 47.329, H: 274.084
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.496, C: 75.492, H: 249.423
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.662, a: 0.498, b: -48.160
CIECAM02
J: 32.863, C: 57.413, h: 245.963, Q: 112.944, M: 50.206, s: 66.673, H: 304.021
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -8.287, green: 3.521
LMS
L: 8.673, M: 14.508, S: 46.787
YCbCr
Y: 88.464, Cb: 177.348, Cr: 75.192
YCgCo
Y: 100.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: -46.000
YDbDr
Y: 84.372, Db: 149.908, Dr: 160.456
YPbPr
Y: 90.468, Pb: 50.420, Pr: -57.496
xvYCC
Y: 93.696, Cb: 172.291, Cr: 77.494
YIQ
Y: 84.372, I: -88.753, Q: 0.809
YUV
Y: 84.372, U: 49.027, V: -74.021
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.908
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 0.526

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