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#006cbd Hex Color Code

#006cbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #006cbd is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #006cbd is comprised of 0% red, 42.35% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #006cbd has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.78 nm.

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#006cbd linear gradient to complementary #b3a10a

  1. #006cbd
  2. #5573a5
  3. #747c8d
  4. #898475
  5. #9a8e5b
  6. #a7973e
  7. #b3a10a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0059a7
  2. #005faf
  3. #0066b6
  4. #006cbd
  5. #1972c4
  6. #2879cc
  7. #337fd3

Tones

  1. #006cbd
  2. #316aad
  3. #43679d
  4. #4e658d
  5. #56637e
  6. #5b616e
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#006cbd to white

  1. #006cbd
  2. #5082c8
  3. #799ad3
  4. #9cb2df
  5. #becbe9
  6. #dfe5f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#006cbd to black

  1. #006cbd
  2. #14599b
  3. #1a477a
  4. #1a365a
  5. #17263d
  6. #111721
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 3.742 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. HKS

    1. ★ HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  10. Sto

    1. ★ 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Delta

    1. ★ Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  13. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 3.280 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Bahama Blue
      #2265ae
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  17. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Sky Dive Blue
      #0765af
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 3.275 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Ressource Peintures

    1. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  24. Behr

    1. Electric Blue MQ4-24
      #296bab
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Croquet Blue HDC-SM16-07
      #4872b1
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / PPG1241-7
      #0264ae
      ΔE = 3.484 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  26. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  28. Sikkens

    1. U5.44.35
      #1e63ab
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  29. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  30. Dulux

    1. Sapphire Springs 3
      #0c68ab
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  31. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  32. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  33. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Cobalt Stone / 149-7
      #0262af
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  35. Dulux Australia

    1. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  36. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  39. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  40. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 4.115 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  41. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  42. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  43. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  44. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  45. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  46. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  47. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  48. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  49. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  50. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 4.726 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  51. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  52. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.441 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  53. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  54. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  55. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Velvet Gloves / T08 27-4
      #37689f
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  56. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  57. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  58. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  59. Nerolac

    1. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  60. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  61. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  62. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  63. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  64. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  65. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 12.6%

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#006cbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#006cbd foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

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

#006cbd background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #006cbd">…</p>

#006cbd shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #006cbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
27837
Binary
00000000, 01101100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#006cbd
LRV
≈ 14.4%
Closest short hex
#06b ΔE = 2.539
RGB
rgb(0, 108, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 108, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.364, b: 0.636
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 26.952%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16749379 / 0xff006cbd
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.714), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 205.714, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.978%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.609, S: 100.019, L: 44.797
Cubehelix
H: -159.066, S: 1.207, L: 0.331
TSL
T: -2.075, S: 0.449, L: 0.333
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 43% (0.429), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 14.544, Y: 14.397, Z: 50.147
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.182, Y: 14.397
CIELab
L: 44.797, a: 5.380, b: -49.628
CIELuv
L: 44.797, u: -26.277, v: -74.655
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.797, C: 49.919, H: 276.187
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.797, C: 79.144, H: 250.609
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.944, a: 2.020, b: -51.797
CIECAM02
J: 33.115, C: 59.149, h: 247.136, Q: 113.376, M: 51.725, s: 67.545, H: 304.594
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.421, jaune: -8.738, green: 3.509
LMS
L: 8.699, M: 14.512, S: 49.554
YCbCr
Y: 88.954, Cb: 179.543, Cr: 74.837
YCoCg
Y: 101.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 84.942, Db: 156.573, Dr: 161.541
YPbPr
Y: 90.828, Pb: 52.920, Pr: -57.726
xvYCC
Y: 94.005, Cb: 174.487, Cr: 77.292
YIQ
Y: 84.942, I: -90.360, Q: 2.365
YUV
Y: 84.942, U: 51.207, V: -74.521
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.306
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.905

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