#006ab6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ab6 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 41.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 205.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.7%. #006ab6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#006ab6 color description : Strong blue.

#006ab6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ab6 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:182 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 27318.

Hex triplet 006ab6 #006ab6
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 182 rgb(0,106,182)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 71.4 rgb(0%,41.6%,71.4%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 29
HSL 205.1°, 100, 35.7 hsl(205.1,100%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.1°, 100, 71.4
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 43.777, 3.833, -47.201
XYZ 13.596, 13.684, 46.178
xyY 0.185, 0.186, 13.684
CIE-LCH 43.777, 47.356, 274.643
CIE-LUV 43.777, -25.994, -70.418
Hunter-Lab 36.992, 0.867, -48.119
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 10110110

Color Schemes with #006ab6

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Alternatives to #006ab6

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#006ab6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ab6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ab6;}
.background {background-color:#006ab6;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ab6;}

Shades and Tints of #006ab6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f1f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ab6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545c62 is the less saturated color, while #006ab6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ab6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #425867 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c6cb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2270ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007a81 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #306bb5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #156eb8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007494 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population