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#656bb2 Hex Color Code

#656bb2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #656bb2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #656bb2 is comprised of 39.61% red, 41.96% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #656bb2 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 33% saturation and 55% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.82 nm.

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#656bb2 linear gradient to complementary #aec156

  1. #656bb2
  2. #7879a5
  3. #878697
  4. #939589
  5. #9ea37a
  6. #a6b269
  7. #aec156

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f579b
  2. #565da3
  3. #5e64aa
  4. #656bb2
  5. #6c72ba
  6. #7479c1
  7. #7b80c9

Tones

  1. #656bb2
  2. #6d70ac
  3. #7575a5
  4. #7b7b9f
  5. #818098
  6. #868692
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#656bb2 to White

  1. #656bb2
  2. #8082bf
  3. #9a9acc
  4. #b3b2d9
  5. #cccbe5
  6. #e6e5f2
  7. #ffffff

#656bb2 to Black

  1. #656bb2
  2. #545992
  3. #444773
  4. #343655
  5. #25263a
  6. #171720
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / 146-7
      #5668ae
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  16. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#656bb2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#656bb2 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #656bb2">…</p>

#656bb2 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #656bb2">…</p>

#656bb2 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #656bb2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6646706
Binary
01100101, 01101011, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#656bb2
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.056
RGB
rgb(101, 107, 178)
RGBA
rgba(101, 107, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.262, g: 0.277, b: 0.461
RYB
red: 0.396%, yellow: 0.418%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10130510 / 0xff656bb2
HSL
hsl(235, 33%, 55%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 33%%, 55%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.325), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 235.325, saturation: 43.258%, perceived brightness: 45.366%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.597, S: 47.215, L: 47.618
Cubehelix
H: -126.908, S: 0.527, L: 0.443
TSL
T: -2.761, S: 0.122, L: 0.444
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 40% (0.399), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.604), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 18.658, Y: 16.496, Z: 44.312
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.208, Y: 16.496
CIELab
L: 47.618, a: 16.373, b: -38.525
CIELuv
L: 47.618, u: -6.688, v: -59.601
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.618, C: 41.860, H: 293.025
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.618, C: 59.975, H: 263.597
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.615, a: 10.925, b: -36.257
CIECAM02
J: 36.950, C: 43.966, h: 271.350, Q: 119.762, M: 38.448, s: 56.660, H: 317.167
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.353, jaune: -6.874, green: -0.203
LMS
L: 13.563, M: 15.144, S: 43.856
YCbCr
Y: 113.329, Cb: 160.057, Cr: 120.325
YCgCo
Y: 123.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 6.000
YDbDr
Y: 113.300, Db: 97.343, Dr: 23.405
YPbPr
Y: 110.834, Pb: 36.190, Pr: -6.266
xvYCC
Y: 111.187, Cb: 159.790, Cr: 122.496
YIQ
Y: 113.300, I: -26.384, Q: 20.822
YUV
Y: 113.300, U: 31.840, V: -10.791
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.630
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.601

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