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#6566a4 Hex Color Code

#6566a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6566a4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6566a4 is comprised of 39.61% red, 40% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #6566a4 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 26% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6566a4 linear gradient to complementary #a2b554

  1. #6566a4
  2. #747398
  3. #817f8c
  4. #8b8c80
  5. #949a73
  6. #9ca764
  7. #a2b554

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #50538f
  2. #575996
  3. #5e609d
  4. #6566a4
  5. #6c6dab
  6. #7373b2
  7. #7a7aba

Tones

  1. #6566a4
  2. #6c6b9f
  3. #72709a
  4. #777595
  5. #7c7a90
  6. #81808a
  7. #858585

Tints and Shades

#6566a4 to white

  1. #6566a4
  2. #7f7eb3
  3. #9896c2
  4. #b2afd1
  5. #cbc9e0
  6. #e5e4f0
  7. #ffffff

#6566a4 to black

  1. #6566a4
  2. #545587
  3. #44446a
  4. #34344f
  5. #252436
  6. #16161e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 6278
      #6461a7
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2103 U
      #6c63a5
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  9. Sikkens

    1. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. W0.25.40
      #71689e
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  10. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  11. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  17. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  19. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

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#6566a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6566a4 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #6566a4">…</p>

#6566a4 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #6566a4">…</p>

#6566a4 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6566a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6645412
Binary
01100101, 01100110, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#6566a4
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.351
RGB
rgb(101, 102, 164)
RGBA
rgba(101, 102, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.278, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10131804 / 0xff6566a4
HSL
hsl(239, 26%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 26%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.048), saturation: 38% (0.384), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 239.048, saturation: 38.415%, perceived brightness: 43.357%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.408, S: 39.730, L: 45.564
Cubehelix
H: -123.813, S: 0.452, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -2.913, S: 0.108, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.384), magenta: 38% (0.378), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 16.817, Y: 14.949, Z: 37.114
xyY
x: 0.244, y: 0.217, Y: 14.949
CIELab
L: 45.564, a: 15.335, b: -33.563
CIELuv
L: 45.564, u: -4.118, v: -51.263
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.564, C: 36.900, H: 294.556
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.564, C: 51.428, H: 265.408
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.664, a: 9.977, b: -29.848
CIECAM02
J: 35.124, C: 39.190, h: 274.671, Q: 116.764, M: 34.271, s: 54.176, H: 319.013
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.327, jaune: -5.996, green: -0.482
LMS
L: 12.718, M: 13.770, S: 36.752
YCbCr
Y: 109.437, Cb: 155.366, Cr: 123.159
YCgCo
Y: 117.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 9.500
YDbDr
Y: 108.769, Db: 83.096, Dr: 14.787
YPbPr
Y: 106.251, Pb: 31.115, Pr: -3.352
xvYCC
Y: 107.251, Cb: 155.332, Cr: 125.055
YIQ
Y: 108.769, I: -20.514, Q: 19.079
YUV
Y: 108.769, U: 27.180, V: -6.816
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.846
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 0.386

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