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#666e8a Hex Color Code

#666e8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #666e8a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #666e8a is comprised of 40% red, 43.14% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #666e8a has a hue of 227° (degrees), 15% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.31 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#666e8a linear gradient to complementary #8b8865

  1. #666e8a
  2. #6d7284
  3. #74767e
  4. #7b7b78
  5. #807f72
  6. #86846c
  7. #8b8865

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #525a75
  2. #59617c
  3. #5f6783
  4. #666e8a
  5. #6d7591
  6. #747c98
  7. #7b839f

Tints and Shades

#666e8a to White

  1. #666e8a
  2. #7e859d
  3. #979cb0
  4. #b0b4c3
  5. #caccd7
  6. #e4e5eb
  7. #ffffff

#666e8a to Black

  1. #666e8a
  2. #555b72
  3. #44495a
  4. #343744
  5. #25272f
  6. #16171b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 314
      #66718c
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R80B
      #636f8a
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ French Violet / 1427
      #6a6e87
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Heron / 832
      #5d6b86
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grape Aura / T10 38I-1
      #626c86
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Grape Haze / T12 40.G9
      #636d85
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-39-5 Vineyard Shadow
      #64708a
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 4-38-5 Discreet
      #64728c
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD354-5
      #676c84
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ DD406-5
      #5e6c8c
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5014 / Pigeon blue
      #606e8c
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5020-R60B
      #6c6f88
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Preservation Plum 70BB 17/187
      #606b8a
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Great Grape 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Haze / 446-6
      #606a88
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Great Grape / 445-6
      #6b6d85
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Great Grape C45-5
      #686e84
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7222 - Mountain Vale
      #5e6b8a
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Presidential Suite
      #657189
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Space Cadet / CL 2406A
      #6b6b81
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 1
      #6e718e
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 70BB 14/202
      #5b6988
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Mountain Vale / KM3087-3
      #6a7192
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Creamy Blueberry
      #6e718f
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Fired Earth

    1. Beach Hut
      #5e6d8e
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6412
      #657193
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Steel Blue
      #687289
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  23. Behr

    1. 630F-5 Vintage
      #6e6f87
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. Ukranian Girl / NP PB 1471 D
      #6e6f8d
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Contentment / 70BB 14/202
      #5e6884
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  26. Duron

    1. Distance
      #61728e
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  27. Caparol

    1. 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 2320
      #606c90
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  28. Brillux

    1. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  30. Ford

    1. Gray
      #5b6a85
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

#666e8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666e8a foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #666e8a">…</p>

#666e8a background

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="background-color: #666e8a">…</p>

#666e8a shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #666e8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6712970
Binary
01100110, 01101110, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#666e8a
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 3.965
RGB
rgb(102, 110, 138)
RGBA
rgba(102, 110, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.314, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.426%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10064246 / 0xff666e8a
HSL
hsl(227, 15%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 15%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.667), saturation: 26% (0.261), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 226.667, saturation: 26.087%, perceived brightness: 43.641%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.845, S: 23.007, L: 46.726
Cubehelix
H: -135.016, S: 0.229, L: 0.434
TSL
T: -2.388, S: 0.062, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.261), magenta: 20% (0.203), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 15.642, Y: 15.811, Z: 26.268
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.274, Y: 15.811
CIELab
L: 46.726, a: 3.631, b: -16.356
CIELuv
L: 46.726, u: -5.568, v: -23.823
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.726, C: 16.754, H: 282.515
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.726, C: 24.465, H: 256.845
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.763, a: 0.631, b: -11.333
CIECAM02
J: 36.234, C: 22.097, h: 264.340, Q: 118.595, M: 19.324, s: 40.366, H: 313.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.191, jaune: -2.883, green: 0.278
LMS
L: 13.989, M: 15.994, S: 26.093
YCbCr
Y: 111.178, Cb: 141.476, Cr: 122.500
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 16.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.800, Db: 40.924, Dr: 16.740
YPbPr
Y: 110.312, Pb: 14.920, Pr: -5.288
xvYCC
Y: 110.739, Cb: 141.106, Cr: 123.355
YIQ
Y: 110.800, I: -13.761, Q: 7.020
YUV
Y: 110.800, U: 13.386, V: -7.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/4 ΔE = 4.174
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 7.524

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