#006ac9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006ac9 is composed of 0% red, 41.6% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 47.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 208.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #006ac9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d4ff with #000093. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#006ac9 color description : Strong blue.

#006ac9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006ac9 has RGB values of R:0, G:106, B:201 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 27337.

Hex triplet 006ac9 #006ac9
RGB Decimal 0, 106, 201 rgb(0,106,201)
RGB Percent 0, 41.6, 78.8 rgb(0%,41.6%,78.8%)
CMYK 100, 47, 0, 21
HSL 208.4°, 100, 39.4 hsl(208.4,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.4°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.975, 11.485, -56.278
XYZ 15.694, 14.524, 57.231
xyY 0.179, 0.166, 14.524
CIE-LCH 44.975, 57.438, 281.534
CIE-LUV 44.975, -25.099, -85.235
Hunter-Lab 38.11, 6.817, -62.361
Binary 00000000, 01101010, 11001001

Color Schemes with #006ac9

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Alternatives to #006ac9

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#006ac9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006ac9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006ac9;}
.background {background-color:#006ac9;}
.border {border:1px solid #006ac9;}

Shades and Tints of #006ac9

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 #f0f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006ac9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d656c is the less saturated color, while #006ac9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006ac9 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #44596c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c6fc9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0074bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007d84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #266dc9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0070c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00769d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population