#006ab3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ab3 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 204.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.1%. #006ab3 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#006ab3 color description : Strong blue.

#006ab3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ab3 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:179 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 27315.

Hex triplet 006ab3 #006ab3
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 179 rgb(0,106,179)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 70.2 rgb(0%,41.6%,70.2%)
CMYK 100, 41, 0, 30
HSL 204.5°, 100, 35.1 hsl(204.5,100%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.5°, 100, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 43.597, 2.624, -45.737
XYZ 13.289, 13.561, 44.563
xyY 0.186, 0.19, 13.561
CIE-LCH 43.597, 45.812, 273.283
CIE-LUV 43.597, -26.151, -68.017
Hunter-Lab 36.826, -0.033, -45.968
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 10110011

Color Schemes with #006ab3

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Alternatives to #006ab3

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#006ab3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ab3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ab3;}
.background {background-color:#006ab3;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ab3;}

Shades and Tints of #006ab3

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 #006ab3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535b60 is the less saturated color, while #006ab3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ab3 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
  • #425866 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e6cb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2a70b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #316bb2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a6eb5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007493 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population