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#666e9e Hex Color Code

#666e9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #666e9e is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #666e9e is comprised of 40% red, 43.14% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #666e9e has a hue of 231° (degrees), 22% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.43 nm.

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#666e9e linear gradient to complementary #a1a361

  1. #666e9e
  2. #737695
  3. #7f7f8b
  4. #898881
  5. #919177
  6. #9a9a6c
  7. #a1a361

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #515a88
  2. #58608f
  3. #5f6797
  4. #666e9e
  5. #6d75a5
  6. #747cad
  7. #7c83b4

Tones

  1. #666e9e
  2. #6c7199
  3. #717595
  4. #767890
  5. #7a7b8b
  6. #7e7f87
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#666e9e to white

  1. #666e9e
  2. #7f84ae
  3. #989cbe
  4. #b2b4ce
  5. #cbccde
  6. #e5e5ee
  7. #ffffff

#666e9e to black

  1. #666e9e
  2. #555b82
  3. #444967
  4. #34374d
  5. #252734
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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#666e9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666e9e foreground

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="color: #666e9e">…</p>

#666e9e background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #666e9e">…</p>

#666e9e shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #666e9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6712990
Binary
01100110, 01101110, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#666e9e
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 3.282
RGB
rgb(102, 110, 158)
RGBA
rgba(102, 110, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.297, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.427%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10064226 / 0xff666e9e
HSL
hsl(231, 22%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 22%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 35% (0.354), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 35.443%, perceived brightness: 44.815%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.969, S: 32.311, L: 47.553
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.370, L: 0.443
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.091, L: 0.443
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.354), magenta: 30% (0.304), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 17.225, Y: 16.445, Z: 34.608
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.241, Y: 16.445
CIELab
L: 47.553, a: 9.018, b: -26.917
CIELuv
L: 47.553, u: -6.470, v: -40.707
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.553, C: 28.387, H: 288.523
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.553, C: 41.218, H: 260.969
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.552, a: 4.855, b: -22.213
CIECAM02
J: 36.961, C: 33.035, h: 268.868, Q: 119.779, M: 28.888, s: 49.110, H: 315.808
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.266, jaune: -4.760, green: 0.063
LMS
L: 14.067, M: 16.006, S: 34.309
YCbCr
Y: 113.138, Cb: 150.256, Cr: 121.080
YCgCo
Y: 120.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 113.080, Db: 67.584, Dr: 21.080
YPbPr
Y: 111.752, Pb: 24.920, Pr: -6.208
xvYCC
Y: 111.975, Cb: 149.891, Cr: 122.547
YIQ
Y: 113.080, I: -20.186, Q: 13.243
YUV
Y: 113.080, U: 22.106, V: -9.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.578
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.114

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