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#6668a3 Hex Color Code

#6668a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6668a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6668a3 is comprised of 40% red, 40.78% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #6668a3 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 25% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.5 nm.

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#6668a3 linear gradient to complementary #a1b158

  1. #6668a3
  2. #747498
  3. #807f8d
  4. #8a8c81
  5. #939874
  6. #9aa467
  7. #a1b158

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51558e
  2. #585b95
  3. #5f619c
  4. #6668a3
  5. #6d6faa
  6. #7475b2
  7. #7b7cb9

Tones

  1. #6668a3
  2. #6c6d9e
  3. #727199
  4. #777694
  5. #7c7b8f
  6. #807f89
  7. #848484

Tints and Shades

#6668a3 to White

  1. #6668a3
  2. #807fb2
  3. #9998c1
  4. #b2b0d1
  5. #cbcae0
  6. #e5e4ef
  7. #ffffff

#6668a3 to Black

  1. #6668a3
  2. #555686
  3. #44456a
  4. #35354f
  5. #252536
  6. #17161e
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 1.857
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.950
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.952
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 1.989
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.062
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 2.942
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.067
    2. 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 2.731
  7. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.346
    2. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.465
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.373
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 2.377
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.447
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.447
  12. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.469
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.590
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 2.598
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.616
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.752
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 2.797
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.778

#6668a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6668a3 foreground

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="color: #6668a3">…</p>

#6668a3 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #6668a3">…</p>

#6668a3 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6668a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6711459
Binary
01100110, 01101000, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#6668a3
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 2.037
RGB
rgb(102, 104, 163)
RGBA
rgba(102, 104, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.282, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10065757 / 0xff6668a3
HSL
hsl(238, 25%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 25%%, 52%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.033), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 238.033, saturation: 37.423%, perceived brightness: 43.825%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.885, S: 38.169, L: 46.136
Cubehelix
H: -124.634, S: 0.432, L: 0.431
TSL
T: -2.873, S: 0.103, L: 0.432
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 36% (0.362), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 17.039, Y: 15.369, Z: 36.712
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.222, Y: 15.369
CIELab
L: 46.136, a: 14.101, b: -32.072
CIELuv
L: 46.136, u: -4.384, v: -48.971
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.136, C: 35.035, H: 293.733
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.136, C: 49.167, H: 264.885
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.204, a: 8.974, b: -28.080
CIECAM02
J: 35.664, C: 37.804, h: 274.049, Q: 117.658, M: 33.059, s: 53.007, H: 318.665
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.313, jaune: -5.719, green: -0.401
LMS
L: 13.127, M: 14.325, S: 36.363
YCbCr
Y: 110.604, Cb: 154.197, Cr: 122.933
YCgCo
Y: 118.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 110.128, Db: 79.547, Dr: 15.469
YPbPr
Y: 107.822, Pb: 29.730, Pr: -3.714
xvYCC
Y: 108.600, Cb: 154.116, Cr: 124.738
YIQ
Y: 110.128, I: -20.146, Q: 17.934
YUV
Y: 110.128, U: 26.019, V: -7.131
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.729
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 0.736

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