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#6685db Hex Color Code

#6685db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6685db is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6685db is comprised of 40% red, 52.16% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #6685db has a hue of 224° (degrees), 62% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.84 nm.

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#6685db linear gradient to complementary #cccf72

  1. #6685db
  2. #8190cb
  3. #969cbb
  4. #a7a9aa
  5. #b5b598
  6. #c1c286
  7. #cccf72

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #496cbf
  2. #5374c8
  3. #5c7dd2
  4. #6685db
  5. #708ee4
  6. #7996ee
  7. #839ff8

Tones

  1. #6685db
  2. #7489d1
  3. #808ec8
  4. #8a93be
  5. #9297b5
  6. #9a9cab
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#6685db to white

  1. #6685db
  2. #8498e1
  3. #9eace8
  4. #b7c0ee
  5. #d0d4f4
  6. #e7eaf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6685db to black

  1. #6685db
  2. #566eb3
  3. #46578c
  4. #364167
  5. #272d45
  6. #181a25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2718 U
      #6a87d8
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. 2381 U
      #678ed9
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. S 1550-R70B
      #767fd7
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. Glint of Aluminum B6-C2-1
      #7480cc
      ΔE = 3.027 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Stellar Blue
      #4e86d8
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-5 Lupine
      #7889cc
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  8. Dulux

    1. 83BB 27/352
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6275
      #6683c6
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  10. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2060-R70B
      #657cc7
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. 1128-R80B
      #6c84ec
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 70 13 270 / Aquarell 75
      #747cc8
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Twilight Twinkle / 508
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  13. California Paints

    1. DE 5907 - Twilight Twinkle
      #7b85c6
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Frosted Grape 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  15. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Frosted Grape / 145-6
      #8182c2
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 290 60 35
      #7e89c8
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Virginia Bluebell - 2348
      #7b89c5
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Masquerade Ball / T12 38.G2
      #7283be
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V0.30.50
      #7a8bc8
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  22. Ford

    1. Champlaine Blue
      #4c7eed
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

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#6685db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6685db foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #6685db">…</p>

#6685db background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #6685db">…</p>

#6685db shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6685db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6718939
Binary
01100110, 10000101, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#6685db
LRV
≈ 24.7%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.106
RGB
rgb(102, 133, 219)
RGBA
rgba(102, 133, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.293, b: 0.482
RYB
red: 40.000%, yellow: 49.610%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10058277 / 0xff6685db
HSL
hsl(224, 62%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 62%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.103), saturation: 53% (0.534), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 224.103, saturation: 53.425%, perceived brightness: 54.001%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.576, S: 69.760, L: 56.794
Cubehelix
H: -137.660, S: 0.718, L: 0.522
TSL
T: -2.276, S: 0.156, L: 0.524
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.534), magenta: 39% (0.393), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 26.649, Y: 24.712, Z: 70.370
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.203, Y: 24.712
CIELab
L: 56.794, a: 13.486, b: -47.410
CIELuv
L: 56.794, u: -16.720, v: -75.896
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.794, C: 49.291, H: 285.878
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.794, C: 77.716, H: 257.576
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.712, a: 8.694, b: -49.131
CIECAM02
J: 45.691, C: 53.428, h: 261.054, Q: 133.175, M: 46.722, s: 59.231, H: 311.637
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.364, jaune: -8.387, green: 1.141
LMS
L: 18.717, M: 23.628, S: 69.618
YCbCr
Y: 130.708, Cb: 170.342, Cr: 108.285
YCoCg
Y: 146.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 133.535, Db: 128.588, Dr: 59.985
YPbPr
Y: 132.589, Pb: 46.565, Pr: -19.456
xvYCC
Y: 129.871, Cb: 168.904, Cr: 110.909
YIQ
Y: 133.535, I: -46.096, Q: 20.202
YUV
Y: 133.535, U: 42.058, V: -27.666
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.337
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 4.827

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