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#6686ed Hex Color Code

#6686ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6686ed is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6686ed is comprised of 40% red, 52.55% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6686ed has a hue of 226° (degrees), 79% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.85 nm.

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#6686ed linear gradient to complementary #d7e370

  1. #6686ed
  2. #8794da
  3. #9ea3c7
  4. #b0b3b3
  5. #bfc29f
  6. #ccd389
  7. #d7e370

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #466dd0
  2. #5175da
  3. #5c7de3
  4. #6686ed
  5. #708ff7
  6. #7a97ff
  7. #84a0ff

Tones

  1. #6686ed
  2. #778ce2
  3. #8592d7
  4. #9097cc
  5. #9a9ec1
  6. #a2a4b5
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#6686ed to white

  1. #6686ed
  2. #8599f1
  3. #a1acf4
  4. #bac0f7
  5. #d1d5fa
  6. #e9eafd
  7. #ffffff

#6686ed to black

  1. #6686ed
  2. #566ec1
  3. #465897
  4. #37426f
  5. #272d4a
  6. #181a27
  7. #000000

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#6686ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6686ed foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #6686ed">…</p>

#6686ed background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6686ed">…</p>

#6686ed shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6686ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6719213
Binary
01100110, 10000110, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#6686ed
LRV
≈ 26.0%
Closest short hex
#68e ΔE = 0.717
RGB
rgb(102, 134, 237)
RGBA
rgba(102, 134, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.283, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.501%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10058003 / 0xff6686ed
HSL
hsl(226, 79%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 79%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.778), saturation: 57% (0.570), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 225.778, saturation: 56.962%, perceived brightness: 55.534%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.097, S: 84.566, L: 58.025
Cubehelix
H: -135.920, S: 0.841, L: 0.532
TSL
T: -2.349, S: 0.172, L: 0.534
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.570), magenta: 43% (0.435), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 47% (0.475), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 29.286, Y: 25.987, Z: 83.577
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.187, Y: 25.987
CIELab
L: 58.025, a: 18.636, b: -55.492
CIELuv
L: 58.025, u: -17.315, v: -89.888
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.025, C: 58.538, H: 288.563
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.025, C: 91.540, H: 259.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.978, a: 13.334, b: -61.521
CIECAM02
J: 46.866, C: 60.184, h: 262.239, Q: 134.878, M: 52.630, s: 62.466, H: 312.259
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.412, jaune: -9.871, green: 1.155
LMS
L: 19.052, M: 24.018, S: 82.631
YCbCr
Y: 132.976, Cb: 177.953, Cr: 106.639
YCgCo
Y: 151.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: -8.250
YDbDr
Y: 136.174, Db: 151.699, Dr: 65.007
YPbPr
Y: 134.600, Pb: 55.180, Pr: -20.738
xvYCC
Y: 131.598, Cb: 176.472, Cr: 109.783
YIQ
Y: 136.174, I: -52.153, Q: 25.280
YUV
Y: 136.174, U: 49.617, V: -29.981
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 9.244
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 3.525

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