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#666ea9 Hex Color Code

#666ea9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #666ea9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #666ea9 is comprised of 40% red, 43.14% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #666ea9 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 28% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.36 nm.

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#666ea9 linear gradient to complementary #a8b25d

  1. #666ea9
  2. #76799e
  3. #838492
  4. #8e8f86
  5. #989b79
  6. #a0a66c
  7. #a8b25d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #505a93
  2. #57609a
  3. #5f67a1
  4. #666ea9
  5. #6d75b1
  6. #757cb8
  7. #7c83c0

Tones

  1. #666ea9
  2. #6d72a4
  3. #73769e
  4. #797b99
  5. #7f7f93
  6. #83848e
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#666ea9 to white

  1. #666ea9
  2. #8084b7
  3. #999cc5
  4. #b2b4d4
  5. #cccce2
  6. #e5e5f0
  7. #ffffff

#666ea9 to black

  1. #666ea9
  2. #555b8b
  3. #45496d
  4. #353752
  5. #252737
  6. #17171f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystique / T57-8
      #666da7
      ΔE = 0.453 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Forsythia
      #636eac
      ΔE = 0.801 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. 1-39-6 Grape Ice
      #6e6dae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Blue Triumph / NP PB 1485 D
      #6071a7
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Anemon
      #6771ac
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 620B-6 Magic Moment
      #6d72a8
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7193D Purple Empire
      #606fa5
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Gentian
      #6f71ae
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6277
      #6370b4
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 6324
      #586aa8
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 36-c1
      #5f72b2
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  14. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.40
      #5c6fa8
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Midnight Purple 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. King's Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Midnight Purple / 245-6
      #6f73ae
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  17. Resene

    1. Chetwode Blue B60-084-279
      #666fb4
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  18. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  19. Caparol

    1. 3613-R80B
      #606ca0
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  21. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  22. Plascon

    1. Smoke Screen B6-E2-1
      #6c70a0
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Exotic Beauty
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  26. Berger

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  27. Glidden

    1. King'S Robe / PPG1245-6
      #6274ab
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  28. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2116 XGC
      #5e6bb2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 2116 CP
      #566eac
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 16.1%

#666ea9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666ea9 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: #666ea9">…</p>

#666ea9 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #666ea9">…</p>

#666ea9 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #666ea9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6713001
Binary
01100110, 01101110, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#666ea9
LRV
≈ 16.8%
Closest short hex
#66a ΔE = 3.543
RGB
rgb(102, 110, 169)
RGBA
rgba(102, 110, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.268, g: 0.289, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.428%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10064215 / 0xff666ea9
HSL
hsl(233, 28%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 28%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.836), saturation: 40% (0.396), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 232.836, saturation: 39.645%, perceived brightness: 45.513%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.061, S: 39.846, L: 48.058
Cubehelix
H: -129.107, S: 0.447, L: 0.447
TSL
T: -2.655, S: 0.106, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.396), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 18.215, Y: 16.840, Z: 39.819
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.225, Y: 16.840
CIELab
L: 48.058, a: 12.156, b: -32.578
CIELuv
L: 48.058, u: -6.969, v: -49.974
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.058, C: 34.772, H: 290.462
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.058, C: 50.457, H: 262.061
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.037, a: 7.414, b: -28.804
CIECAM02
J: 37.403, C: 38.532, h: 269.775, Q: 120.493, M: 33.696, s: 52.882, H: 316.302
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.306, jaune: -5.782, green: -0.020
LMS
L: 14.116, M: 16.014, S: 39.442
YCbCr
Y: 114.216, Cb: 155.085, Cr: 120.299
YCgCo
Y: 122.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.334, Db: 82.247, Dr: 23.467
YPbPr
Y: 112.544, Pb: 30.420, Pr: -6.714
xvYCC
Y: 112.655, Cb: 154.722, Cr: 122.102
YIQ
Y: 114.334, I: -23.720, Q: 16.665
YUV
Y: 114.334, U: 26.902, V: -10.821
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.865
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 2.721

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