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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

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. 7456 C
      #606eb2
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. 2116 C
      #6068b2
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  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. 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  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%

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#666aa8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666aa8 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #666aa8">…</p>

#666aa8 background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #666aa8">…</p>

#666aa8 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

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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