#006cb3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006cb3 is composed of 0% red, 42.4% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 39.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 203.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.1%. #006cb3 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d8ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#006cb3 color description : Strong blue.

#006cb3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006cb3 has RGB values of R:0, G:108, B:179 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 27827.

Hex triplet 006cb3 #006cb3
RGB Decimal 0, 108, 179 rgb(0,108,179)
RGB Percent 0, 42.4, 70.2 rgb(0%,42.4%,70.2%)
CMYK 100, 40, 0, 30
HSL 203.8°, 100, 35.1 hsl(203.8,100%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.8°, 100, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.202, 1.367, -44.771
XYZ 13.497, 13.979, 44.632
xyY 0.187, 0.194, 13.979
CIE-LCH 44.202, 44.792, 271.749
CIE-LUV 44.202, -26.8, -66.661
Hunter-Lab 37.388, -0.989, -44.606
Binary 00000000, 01101100, 10110011

Color Schemes with #006cb3

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Alternatives to #006cb3

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#006cb3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006cb3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006cb3;}
.background {background-color:#006cb3;}
.border {border:1px solid #006cb3;}

Shades and Tints of #006cb3

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 #eef8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006cb3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535b60 is the less saturated color, while #006cb3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006cb3 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #435967 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #516eb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3171b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #336db2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1f6fb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007594 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population