#006b9f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006b9f is composed of 0% red, 42% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 32.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 31.2%. #006b9f color hex could be obtained by blending #00d6ff with #00003f. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#006b9f color description : Dark blue.

#006b9f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006b9f has RGB values of R:0, G:107, B:159 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 27551.

Hex triplet 006b9f #006b9f
RGB Decimal 0, 107, 159 rgb(0,107,159)
RGB Percent 0, 42, 62.4 rgb(0%,42%,62.4%)
CMYK 100, 33, 0, 38
HSL 199.6°, 100, 31.2 hsl(199.6,100%,31.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.6°, 100, 62.4
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 42.79, -6.002, -35.256
XYZ 11.514, 13.017, 34.705
xyY 0.194, 0.22, 13.017
CIE-LCH 42.79, 35.763, 260.338
CIE-LUV 42.79, -27.644, -50.894
Hunter-Lab 36.08, -6.175, -31.775
Binary 00000000, 01101011, 10011111

Color Schemes with #006b9f

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Alternatives to #006b9f

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Text with hexadecimal color #006b9f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006b9f;}
.background {background-color:#006b9f;}
.border {border:1px solid #006b9f;}

Shades and Tints of #006b9f

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006b9f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #495256 is the less saturated color, while #006b9f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006b9f 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #415661 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #596b9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #496da6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00777f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #396b9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e6ca3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00738a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population