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#006ADF Hex Code

Color Name: True Blue

What is hex #006ADF Color?

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The color name of hex code #006ADF is True Blue. The RGB values are (0, 106, 223) which means it is composed of 0% red, 32% green and 68% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:53 Y:0 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #006ADF has a hue of 211°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #006ADF Color Codes

Color NameTrue Blue
RGB Values(0, 106, 223)
CMYK Values(100%, 53%, 0%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 100%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#0066CC
Inverse Color#FF9520 [Beer]
Closest Pantone®285 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#DF7500 [Fulvous]
#006ADF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#575757
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9C9C9C

Hex #006ADF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 006ADF. Complementary color is DF7500

Complementary Palette

The complement of #006ADF is #DF7500 which is called Fulvous. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #006ADF color is offered by #DF7500. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

006ADF DF7500
Analogous color palette with (006ADF, 0500DF and 00DADF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #006ADF are #0500DF and #00DADF, called Medium Blue and Bright Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #006ADF with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

006ADF 0500DF 00DADF
Split Complementary color palette with (006ADF, DF0600 and DADF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #006ADF are #DF0600 (Electric Red) and #DADF00 (Peridot). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

006ADF DF0600 DADF00
Triadic color palette with (006ADF, DF006A and 6ADF00)

Triadic Palette

#006ADF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DF006A (Red-Purple) and #6ADF00 (Alien Armpit) along with #006ADF, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

006ADF DF006A 6ADF00
Tetradic color palette with (006ADF, DF006A, DF7500 and 00DF75)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #006ADF has #DF006A (Red-Purple), #DF7500 (Fulvous) and #00DF75 (Guppie Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

006ADF DF006A DF7500 00DF75
Square color palette with (006ADF, DF00DA, DF7500 and 00DF06)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #006ADF contains #DF00DA (Deep Magenta), #DF7500 (Fulvous) and #00DF06 (Electric Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

006ADF DF00DA DF7500 00DF06
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Hex #006ADF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #006ADF rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

006CDF 5300DF DF00AB DF1400 DFD300 2CDF00 00DF93

Tints, Tones & Shades of 006ADF Color


  • Transparent 3388E53388E5
  • Transparent 4D97E94D97E9
  • Transparent 66A6EC66A6EC
  • Transparent 80B5EF80B5EF
  • Transparent 99C3F299C3F2
  • Transparent B3D2F5B3D2F5
  • Transparent CCE1F9CCE1F9
  • Transparent E6F0FCE6F0FC


  • Transparent 1A6ECC1A6ECC
  • Transparent 2671C32671C3
  • Transparent 3373B93373B9
  • Transparent 4075B04075B0
  • Transparent 4D77A64D77A6
  • Transparent 5A799D5A799D
  • Transparent 667C93667C93
  • Transparent 737E8A737E8A


  • Transparent 0055B20055B2
  • Transparent 004A9C004A9C
  • Transparent 004086004086
  • Transparent 003570003570
  • Transparent 002A59002A59
  • Transparent 002043002043
  • Transparent 00152D00152D
  • Transparent 000B16000B16

#006ADF Color Patterns

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    #006ADF Plaid Pattern

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.