#006bb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #006bb9 is composed of 0% red, 42% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 42.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 205.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #006bb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #00d6ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 42
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#006bb9 color description : Strong blue.

#006bb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #006bb9 has RGB values of R:0, G:107, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 27577.

Hex triplet 006bb9 #006bb9
RGB Decimal 0, 107, 185 rgb(0,107,185)
RGB Percent 0, 42, 72.5 rgb(0%,42%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 27
HSL 205.3°, 100, 36.3 hsl(205.3,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.3°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 44.257, 4.409, -48.179
XYZ 14.013, 14.017, 47.863
xyY 0.185, 0.185, 14.017
CIE-LCH 44.257, 48.38, 275.228
CIE-LUV 44.257, -26.16, -72.147
Hunter-Lab 37.439, 1.29, -49.591
Binary 00000000, 01101011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #006bb9

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Alternatives to #006bb9

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#006bb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #006bb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#006bb9;}
.background {background-color:#006bb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #006bb9;}

Shades and Tints of #006bb9

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, #000508 is the darkest color, while #f4faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #006bb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555e64 is the less saturated color, while #006bb9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #006bb9 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
  • #435968 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c6eb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1d72bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007b82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #306cb8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #126fbb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007596 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population