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Porter Paints Planetarium / 249-6 / #166eae Hex Color Code

#166eae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #166eae is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #166eae is comprised of 8.63% red, 43.14% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #166eae has a hue of 205° (degrees), 78% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.43 nm.

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#166eae linear gradient to complementary #9a7f2a

  1. #166eae
  2. #4d7099
  3. #677385
  4. #797570
  5. #86785b
  6. #917c44
  7. #9a7f2a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005b99
  2. #0061a0
  3. #0068a7
  4. #166eae
  5. #2474b5
  6. #2f7bbc
  7. #3982c4

Tones

  1. #166eae
  2. #346ca1
  3. #446a94
  4. #4f6887
  5. #57667b
  6. #5d646e
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#166eae to white

  1. #166eae
  2. #5184bc
  3. #789bc9
  4. #9bb3d7
  5. #bdcce4
  6. #dee5f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#166eae to black

  1. #166eae
  2. #1c5b8f
  3. #1d4971
  4. #1b3754
  5. #172739
  6. #11171f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 0.551 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  2. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 106-7 C
      #1670b1
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2383 UP
      #4e719e
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Bluestone
      #1c6bac
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 3.124 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 65 28 230 / Coelin 105
      #0064a0
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Atlantic Mystique / A341
      #00679a
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 47BB 14/349
      #326b9e
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. River Valley / 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  17. Olympic

    1. ★ Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  20. Plascon

    1. ★ Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 4.124 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  21. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  22. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  23. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  24. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  25. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  27. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  28. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 3.171 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  29. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  30. Behr

    1. Cerulean 560B-7
      #006ea8
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 8334 Dolphin
      #00659b
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6563
      #1c68aa
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Cobalt Stone / T10 44C-2
      #016fa2
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  33. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  34. New Look

    1. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  36. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  38. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  39. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  41. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 3.847 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  43. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Skipper 30BB 15/346
      #19679a
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. CF10406
      #0062a9
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  47. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 3.056 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. March Wind 25-12
      #006ea4
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  49. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. San Marino B55-064-262
      #4e6c9d
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  50. Tikkurila

    1. 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  52. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  53. Chrysler

    1. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Royal Blue
      #2d65a4
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  54. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  55. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  56. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-7 Symphony Blue
      #24689c
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  57. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  58. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  59. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 4.026 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  60. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  61. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  62. KILZ

    1. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  63. Nerolac

    1. Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  64. General Paint

    1. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  65. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  66. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  67. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  68. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  69. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  70. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  71. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  72. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  73. Dutch Boy

    1. Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  74. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  75. Focoltone

    1. 1097
      #00689c
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 2278
      #00639b
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  76. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  77. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  78. Alcro

    1. Robin blue
      #50719e
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

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#166eae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#166eae foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #166eae">…</p>

#166eae background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #166eae">…</p>

#166eae shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #166eae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1470126
Binary
00010110, 01101110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#166eae
LRV
≈ 14.4%
Closest short hex
#06a ΔE = 3.320
RGB
rgb(22, 110, 174)
RGBA
rgba(22, 110, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.072, g: 0.359, b: 0.569
RYB
red: 8.627%, yellow: 30.484%, blue: 68.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15307090 / 0xff166eae
HSL
hsl(205, 78%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 78%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.263), saturation: 87% (0.874), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 205.263, saturation: 87.356%, perceived brightness: 40.563%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.469, S: 95.681, L: 44.768
Cubehelix
H: -159.621, S: 0.939, L: 0.355
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.353, L: 0.357
CMYK
cyan: 87% (0.874), magenta: 37% (0.368), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.914), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 13.544, Y: 14.377, Z: 42.097
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.205, Y: 14.377
CIELab
L: 44.768, a: -0.774, b: -40.928
CIELuv
L: 44.768, u: -26.447, v: -60.734
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.768, C: 40.935, H: 268.916
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.768, C: 66.242, H: 246.469
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.917, a: -2.594, b: -39.286
CIECAM02
J: 33.239, C: 52.382, h: 243.631, Q: 113.589, M: 45.808, s: 63.504, H: 302.893
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -7.128, green: 3.356
LMS
L: 9.265, M: 15.132, S: 41.635
YCbCr
Y: 94.146, Cb: 169.120, Cr: 84.824
YCgCo
Y: 104.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: -32.500
YDbDr
Y: 90.984, Db: 124.912, Dr: 131.192
YPbPr
Y: 95.864, Pb: 42.120, Pr: -46.944
xvYCC
Y: 98.330, Cb: 165.000, Cr: 86.763
YIQ
Y: 90.984, I: -72.984, Q: 1.305
YUV
Y: 90.984, U: 40.853, V: -60.521
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 0.446
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.284

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