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#656ad4 Hex Color Code

#656ad4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656ad4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656ad4 is comprised of 39.61% red, 41.57% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #656ad4 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 56% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.62 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#656ad4 linear gradient to complementary #ceff3a

  1. #656ad4
  2. #8581c1
  3. #9c99ad
  4. #aeb298
  5. #bbcb80
  6. #c6e563
  7. #ceff3a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b55bc
  2. #545cc4
  3. #5d63cc
  4. #656ad4
  5. #6d71dc
  6. #7678e4
  7. #7e80ed

Tones

  1. #656ad4
  2. #7372cb
  3. #7e7bc2
  4. #8783b9
  5. #908cb0
  6. #9794a7
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#656ad4 to white

  1. #656ad4
  2. #8381dc
  3. #9e99e3
  4. #b7b2eb
  5. #cfcbf2
  6. #e7e5f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#656ad4 to black

  1. #656ad4
  2. #5558ad
  3. #454688
  4. #363664
  5. #272643
  6. #181624
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2366 C
      #6a6dcd
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 2125 U
      #676cc4
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Beckers

    1. Bora Bora 765 / S 1555-B10G
      #6270e0
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-R70B
      #6b71cf
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. 70 17 264 / Saphir 110
      #586ccc
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 17.2%

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#656ad4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656ad4 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #656ad4">…</p>

#656ad4 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #656ad4">…</p>

#656ad4 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656ad4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6646484
Binary
01100101, 01101010, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#656ad4
LRV
≈ 17.8%
Closest short hex
#66c ΔE = 1.642
RGB
rgb(101, 106, 212)
RGBA
rgba(101, 106, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.253, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 39.608%, yellow: 41.484%, blue: 83.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10130732 / 0xff656ad4
HSL
hsl(237, 56%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 56%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.297), saturation: 52% (0.524), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 237.297, saturation: 52.358%, perceived brightness: 47.658%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.773, S: 70.532, L: 49.285
Cubehelix
H: -125.239, S: 0.771, L: 0.456
TSL
T: -2.843, S: 0.164, L: 0.457
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.524), magenta: 50% (0.500), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 22.401, Y: 17.827, Z: 64.535
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.170, Y: 17.827
CIELab
L: 49.285, a: 27.446, b: -55.439
CIELuv
L: 49.285, u: -7.998, v: -87.419
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.285, C: 61.860, H: 296.338
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.285, C: 87.784, H: 264.773
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.222, a: 20.815, b: -61.068
CIECAM02
J: 38.365, C: 58.483, h: 271.186, Q: 122.033, M: 51.142, s: 64.737, H: 317.077
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.470, jaune: -9.993, green: -0.263
LMS
L: 13.593, M: 14.894, S: 63.773
YCbCr
Y: 116.157, Cb: 175.274, Cr: 118.279
YCgCo
Y: 131.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.589, Db: 143.548, Dr: 29.667
YPbPr
Y: 112.567, Pb: 53.575, Pr: -7.376
xvYCC
Y: 112.675, Cb: 175.062, Cr: 121.521
YIQ
Y: 116.589, I: -37.032, Q: 31.923
YUV
Y: 116.589, U: 46.953, V: -13.676
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.534
Brand Color
PlayStation ΔE = 5.341

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