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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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Color Schemes

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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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Paints

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. ★ 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  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. Coronado Paint

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

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

    1. ★ 64 9 264 / Saphir 50
      #6c70b0
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 2301
      #5c68a4
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  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%
  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. Sherwin-Williams

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

    1. Amethyst Showers 1
      #706ca2
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Plush Velvet 4
      #68709f
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  21. 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%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  23. Scib Paints

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

    1. Exotic Beauty / 7206
      #6d6db1
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. Vista Paint

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

#666ea9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#666ea9 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #666ea9">…</p>

#666ea9 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

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

#666ea9 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<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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