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#006cbb Hex Color Code

#006cbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006cbb is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006cbb is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #006cbb has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.97 nm.

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#006cbb linear gradient to complementary #ab9710

  1. #006cbb
  2. #5372a3
  3. #71788b
  4. #858073
  5. #94875a
  6. #a18f3d
  7. #ab9710

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0059a6
  2. #005fad
  3. #0066b4
  4. #006cbb
  5. #1972c2
  6. #2779ca
  7. #337fd1

Tones

  1. #006cbb
  2. #3069ab
  3. #42679b
  4. #4d658c
  5. #55627c
  6. #5a606d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#006cbb to white

  1. #006cbb
  2. #5082c7
  3. #789ad2
  4. #9cb2dd
  5. #becbe9
  6. #dee5f4
  7. #ffffff

#006cbb to black

  1. #006cbb
  2. #145999
  3. #194779
  4. #1a3659
  5. #17263c
  6. #111721
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Atlantic 4
      #0868bc
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10414
      #0069b1
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  16. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  17. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Bright Blue
      #306bab
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 12.4%

#006cbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006cbb foreground

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

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

#006cbb background

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

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

#006cbb 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 #006cbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27835
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#006cbb
LRV
≈ 14.3%
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 2.803
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 187)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.366, b: 0.634
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.268%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749381 / 0xff006cbb
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.348), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 205.348, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.817%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.150, S: 100.019, L: 44.676
Cubehelix
H: -159.517, S: 1.196, L: 0.331
TSL
T: -2.063, S: 0.449, L: 0.332
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 42% (0.422), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 14.329, Y: 14.311, Z: 49.011
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.184, Y: 14.311
CIELab
L: 44.676, a: 4.576, b: -48.663
CIELuv
L: 44.676, u: -26.378, v: -73.069
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.676, C: 48.878, H: 275.372
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.676, C: 77.684, H: 250.150
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.830, a: 1.408, b: -50.333
CIECAM02
J: 33.013, C: 58.457, h: 246.682, Q: 113.202, M: 51.119, s: 67.199, H: 304.372
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.414, jaune: -8.558, green: 3.513
LMS
L: 8.689, M: 14.510, S: 48.435
YCbCr
Y: 88.758, Cb: 178.665, Cr: 74.979
YCgCo
Y: 100.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: -46.750
YDbDr
Y: 84.714, Db: 153.907, Dr: 161.107
YPbPr
Y: 90.684, Pb: 51.920, Pr: -57.634
xvYCC
Y: 93.882, Cb: 173.608, Cr: 77.372
YIQ
Y: 84.714, I: -89.717, Q: 1.742
YUV
Y: 84.714, U: 50.335, V: -74.321
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.747
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.357

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