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#666aa8 Hex Color Code

#666aa8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #666aa8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #666aa8 is comprised of 40% red, 41.57% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #666aa8 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 27% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.37 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#666aa8 linear gradient to complementary #a6b559

  1. #666aa8
  2. #76769c
  3. #838290
  4. #8e8e84
  5. #979b77
  6. #9fa869
  7. #a6b559

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515692
  2. #585d99
  3. #5f63a1
  4. #666aa8
  5. #6d71af
  6. #7478b7
  7. #7c7fbe

Tones

  1. #666aa8
  2. #6d6fa3
  3. #73739d
  4. #797898
  5. #7e7d92
  6. #83828d
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#666aa8 to white

  1. #666aa8
  2. #8081b6
  3. #9999c5
  4. #b2b1d3
  5. #cccbe2
  6. #e5e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#666aa8 to black

  1. #666aa8
  2. #55588a
  3. #45466d
  4. #353651
  5. #252637
  6. #17161f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bellflower / 267
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5908 - First Prize
      #5d66aa
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 18-3946 TPG
      #5a69af
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R60B
      #7069aa
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Sikkens

    1. W0.30.40
      #6f67a5
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  17. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6325
      #5a66a4
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Brillux

    1. 51.18.24
      #6c65a0
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Smash / 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Smash 145-7
      #6567b0
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  23. Alcro

    1. Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  24. Glidden

    1. Blue Calico / PPG1246-7
      #5868ae
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-7 Purple Empire
      #6d66aa
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  26. Duron

    1. Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

#666aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666aa8 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #666aa8">…</p>

#666aa8 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #666aa8">…</p>

#666aa8 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 #666aa8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6711976
Binary
01100110, 01101010, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#666aa8
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 1.939
RGB
rgb(102, 106, 168)
RGBA
rgba(102, 106, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.271, g: 0.282, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.415%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10065240 / 0xff666aa8
HSL
hsl(236, 27%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 27%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.364), saturation: 39% (0.393), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 236.364, saturation: 39.286%, perceived brightness: 44.582%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.040, S: 40.732, L: 46.921
Cubehelix
H: -126.021, S: 0.458, L: 0.438
TSL
T: -2.804, S: 0.108, L: 0.439
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.393), magenta: 37% (0.369), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 17.699, Y: 15.959, Z: 39.186
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.219, Y: 15.959
CIELab
L: 46.921, a: 14.313, b: -33.777
CIELuv
L: 46.921, u: -5.410, v: -51.819
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.921, C: 36.684, H: 292.965
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.921, C: 52.100, H: 264.040
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.949, a: 9.173, b: -30.193
CIECAM02
J: 36.363, C: 39.490, h: 272.600, Q: 118.807, M: 34.533, s: 53.913, H: 317.858
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.322, jaune: -6.018, green: -0.290
LMS
L: 13.462, M: 14.877, S: 38.806
YCbCr
Y: 112.102, Cb: 155.810, Cr: 121.842
YCgCo
Y: 120.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 111.872, Db: 84.446, Dr: 18.786
YPbPr
Y: 109.612, Pb: 31.460, Pr: -4.852
xvYCC
Y: 110.137, Cb: 155.635, Cr: 123.738
YIQ
Y: 111.872, I: -22.301, Q: 18.445
YUV
Y: 111.872, U: 27.622, V: -8.661
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.228
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 1.129

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