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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.

Color Variations

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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 / #fff

#666e9e to black

  1. #666e9e
  2. #555b82
  3. #444967
  4. #34374d
  5. #252734
  6. #16171d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 0.400 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ Blue 072 UP
      #636ea0
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. New Look

    1. ★ Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Wattyl

    1. ★ Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 90BB 19/267
      #6e74a0
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-5 Mysterious
      #626fa1
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 37-b5
      #5a6e9c
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Emperor Butterfly X73R158B
      #67729c
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 4245 Purple Wish 90BB 21/220
      #6c7298
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 401
      #6c739e
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-5 Evening Haze
      #63709a
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Purple Edge / NP PB 1492 D
      #6374a2
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  17. General Paint

    1. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  19. Ford

    1. Light Amethyst
      #5e709e
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  21. Glidden

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / 346-6
      #617099
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  24. Behr

    1. 600B-6 Sudden Sapphire
      #5a6da1
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa6
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. V2.25.41
      #6c75a2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  26. Diamond Paint

    1. Blue Nova
      #6a75a3
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Operafest / 69BB 17/324
      #5e72a2
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Express Blue / 70BB 16/287
      #5e6f99
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  29. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2095-2
      #726e9c
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

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#666e9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666e9e foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #666e9e">…</p>

#666e9e background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #666e9e">…</p>

#666e9e shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<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: 40.000%, yellow: 42.745%, blue: 61.961%
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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