#006ab8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ab8 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 42.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 205.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #006ab8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#006ab8 color description : Strong blue.

#006ab8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ab8 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 27320.

Hex triplet 006ab8 #006ab8
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 184 rgb(0,106,184)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 72.2 rgb(0%,41.6%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 28
HSL 205.4°, 100, 36.1 hsl(205.4,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.4°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 43.898, 4.639, -48.172
XYZ 13.804, 13.767, 47.275
xyY 0.184, 0.184, 13.767
CIE-LCH 43.898, 48.395, 275.501
CIE-LUV 43.898, -25.892, -72.009
Hunter-Lab 37.105, 1.473, -49.568
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #006ab8

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Alternatives to #006ab8

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#006ab8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ab8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ab8;}
.background {background-color:#006ab8;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ab8;}

Shades and Tints of #006ab8

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f3faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ab8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555d63 is the less saturated color, while #006ab8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ab8 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
  • #4b6db7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1a71bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007a81 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f6cb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #106eba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007495 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population