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#6666aa / #66a Hex Color Code

#6666aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6666aa / #66a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #6666aa is comprised of 40% red, 40% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #6666aa has a hue of 240° (degrees), 29% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#6666aa linear gradient to complementary #a5bd53

  1. #6666aa / #66a
  2. #76749e
  3. #848291
  4. #8e9083
  5. #979f75
  6. #9fae65
  7. #a5bd53

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515394
  2. #58599c
  3. #5f5fa3
  4. #6666aa / #66a
  5. #6d6db1
  6. #7473b9
  7. #7b7ac0

Tones

  1. #6666aa / #66a
  2. #6d6ca4
  3. #74719f
  4. #797799
  5. #7f7c94
  6. #84828e
  7. #888888 / #888

Tints and Shades

#6666aa to white

  1. #6666aa / #66a
  2. #807eb8
  3. #9a96c6
  4. #b3afd4
  5. #ccc9e3
  6. #e5e4f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6666aa to black

  1. #6666aa / #66a
  2. #55558b
  3. #45446e
  4. #353452
  5. #252437
  6. #17161f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Dutch Iris 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Mardi Gras / 340
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. DE 5943 - Eye Candy
      #665d9e
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. S 2050-R70B
      #646bbd
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2725 CP
      #6d63a7
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 2102 CP
      #6d62a5
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  9. Dulux

    1. 12RB 18/337
      #6f68a4
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Purpleberry
      #6e67b3
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-6 Lavender Lace
      #7266a6
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  14. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6a74b7
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  15. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Reign Over Me / PPG1248-7
      #76679e
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  18. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Viola Chiaro / APR.SV001.0
      #6061b2
      ΔE = 3.131 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  20. Sikkens

    1. W0.25.40
      #6e659b
      ΔE = 3.338 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Grape Smash / T12 37.H1
      #6872b2
      ΔE = 4.519 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10458
      #605da1
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. CF10469
      #786d9f
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Rock Star / 39D-4
      #696eb9
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  25. Behr

    1. Pandora 630B-7
      #70669b
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Brilliance ECAT-17
      #56679e
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  26. RAL

    1. RAL 300 50 40
      #766cb0
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. RAL 300 50 35
      #786daa
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 3.712 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Dutch Iris / 144-7
      #7663a8
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 5.025 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. Purple Heart / 7206
      #6f70b0
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  31. Plascon

    1. Fragrant Flower B7-D1-4
      #5c5ca4
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  32. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  34. Nerolac

    1. Shadow Eclipse - 4213
      #7768a1
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Deep Periwinkle - 2342
      #6d72b2
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  36. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  37. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 4.258 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6284
      #4d63b1
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 6271
      #7b6fab
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  40. ECOS Paints

    1. Fresh Take (1278)
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Medieval (1263)
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Medieval / 1263
      #7273b3
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  42. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  43. Dupont

    1. CAS685
      #7a6db1
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  45. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Genestealer Purple
      #7761ab
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  47. Dulux Australia

    1. Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  48. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  49. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  50. Kelly-Moore

    1. Exotic Beauty / KM3071-3
      #7173b3
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  51. Focoltone

    1. 6018
      #7d67ac
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 6029
      #745da6
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  52. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  54. ProMarker

    1. Violet
      #6c61ba
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  55. Matthews Paint

    1. Brezo Blue / 2844
      #6c6290
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  56. Caparol

    1. 67 10 261 / Berliner Blau 30
      #6874b8
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 65 12 280 / Lavendel 85
      #746cc0
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

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#6666aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6666aa foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #66a">…</p>

#6666aa background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #66a">…</p>

#6666aa shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #66a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6710954
Binary
01100110, 01100110, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#6666aa / #66a
LRV
≈ 15.2%
RGB
rgb(102, 102, 170)
RGBA
rgba(102, 102, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.273, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 40.000%, yellow: 40.000%, blue: 66.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10066262 / 0xff6666aa
HSL
hsl(240, 29%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 29%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 40% (0.400), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 40.000%, perceived brightness: 43.866%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 43.594, L: 45.946
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.492, L: 0.429
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.115, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 17.484, Y: 15.229, Z: 40.041
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.209, Y: 15.229
CIELab
L: 45.946, a: 17.354, b: -36.484
CIELuv
L: 45.946, u: -4.047, v: -56.083
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.946, C: 40.401, H: 295.438
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.946, C: 56.229, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.025, a: 11.682, b: -33.517
CIECAM02
J: 35.475, C: 41.899, h: 275.120, Q: 117.347, M: 36.640, s: 55.878, H: 319.265
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.348, jaune: -6.532, green: -0.575
LMS
L: 12.852, M: 13.794, S: 39.636
YCbCr
Y: 110.282, Cb: 157.852, Cr: 123.172
YCoCg
Y: 119.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 109.752, Db: 90.644, Dr: 14.756
YPbPr
Y: 106.896, Pb: 34.000, Pr: -3.128
xvYCC
Y: 107.805, Cb: 157.867, Cr: 125.252
YIQ
Y: 109.752, I: -21.846, Q: 21.157
YUV
Y: 109.752, U: 29.649, V: -6.801
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.625
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.471

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