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#00a6e9 Hex Color Code

#00a6e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #00a6e9 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #00a6e9 is comprised of 0% red, 65.1% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #00a6e9 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 100% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.46 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#00a6e9 linear gradient to complementary #b07d39

  1. #00a6e9
  2. #5f9fcb
  3. #7f98ae
  4. #929191
  5. #a08a74
  6. #a98457
  7. #b07d39

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0088c9
  2. #0092d4
  3. #009cde
  4. #00a6e9
  5. #27b0f4
  6. #3bbaff
  7. #4bc5ff

Tones

  1. #00a6e9
  2. #3e9ed5
  3. #5495c1
  4. #628dae
  5. #6b859a
  6. #717d88
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#00a6e9 to white

  1. #00a6e9
  2. #5bb4ed
  3. #84c3f1
  4. #a6d2f5
  5. #c5e0f8
  6. #e3f0fc
  7. #ffffff

#00a6e9 to black

  1. #00a6e9
  2. #1988be
  3. #1f6b95
  4. #1f506d
  5. #1b3649
  6. #131e27
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1070
      #00a6eb
      ΔE = 0.621 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 7000
      #00a1e4
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-a
      #00a6eb
      ΔE = 0.621 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ 30-a1
      #00a0e2
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 299 C
      #00a3e0
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. 299 CP
      #00a0dc
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #00adf4
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  5. Crayola

    1. Cyber Grape
      #00aeef
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 36.5%

#00a6e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#00a6e9 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #00a6e9">…</p>

#00a6e9 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #00a6e9">…</p>

#00a6e9 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #00a6e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
42729
Binary
00000000, 10100110, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#00a6e9
LRV
≈ 33.2%
Closest short hex
#0ae ΔE = 1.423
RGB
rgb(0, 166, 233)
RGBA
rgba(0, 166, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.416, b: 0.584
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16734487 / 0xff00a6e9
HSL
hsl(197, 100%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 100%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.253), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 197.253, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 58.646%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.042, S: 100.019, L: 64.284
Cubehelix
H: -169.390, S: 1.338, L: 0.485
TSL
T: -1.835, S: 0.461, L: 0.486
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 29% (0.288), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 28.338, Y: 33.152, Z: 81.980
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.231, Y: 33.152
CIELab
L: 64.284, a: -12.023, b: -43.528
CIELuv
L: 64.284, u: -42.558, v: -68.217
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.284, C: 45.158, H: 254.559
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.284, C: 80.403, H: 238.042
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.578, a: -12.908, b: -44.114
CIECAM02
J: 52.589, C: 60.293, h: 234.939, Q: 142.875, M: 52.725, s: 60.748, H: 297.036
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -7.463, green: 5.057
LMS
L: 21.695, M: 36.836, S: 81.155
YCbCr
Y: 122.498, Cb: 181.981, Cr: 50.369
YCgCo
Y: 141.250, Cg: 24.750, Co: -58.250
YDbDr
Y: 124.004, Db: 164.011, Dr: 235.817
YPbPr
Y: 135.466, Pb: 52.590, Pr: -86.082
xvYCC
Y: 132.341, Cb: 174.197, Cr: 52.383
YIQ
Y: 124.004, I: -120.413, Q: -14.256
YUV
Y: 124.004, U: 53.637, V: -108.791
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.991
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 2.185

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