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#6688cc / #68c Hex Color Code

#6688cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6688cc / #68c is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #6688cc is comprised of 40% red, 53.33% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #6688cc has a hue of 220° (degrees), 50% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.11 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6688cc linear gradient to complementary #bfb773

  1. #6688cc
  2. #7d8fbe
  3. #8e97b0
  4. #9d9fa1
  5. #aaa792
  6. #b5af83
  7. #bfb773

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a6fb0
  2. #5377ba
  3. #5d80c3
  4. #6688cc
  5. #6f91d5
  6. #7899df
  7. #82a2e8

Tones

  1. #6688cc
  2. #728bc4
  3. #7c8dbb
  4. #8490b3
  5. #8c93aa
  6. #9396a2
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#6688cc to white

  1. #6688cc
  2. #829bd5
  3. #9caedd
  4. #b6c2e6
  5. #ced6ee
  6. #e7eaf7
  7. #ffffff

#6688cc to black

  1. #6688cc
  2. #5570a7
  3. #455983
  4. #364361
  5. #262e41
  6. #171a23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #698bd0
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 XGC
      #6188c9
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. ★ 17-4041 TPG
      #5b89cb
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R80B
      #6886c3
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Overlook B5-C2-1
      #6884c4
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / 146-6
      #7287c6
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Violets Are Blue / T12 38.G1
      #6d8bc6
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Verdi Blue / T61-6
      #6f8ac2
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Lapis / 2067-40
      #638ac7
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  9. Glidden

    1. Violets Are Blue / PPG1246-6
      #7487c6
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. K351 / Clematis
      #6a84bf
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-c
      #5c86c5
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 37-b1
      #7188c0
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  12. Brillux

    1. 57.21.21
      #6586c0
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6031
      #658dcb
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 6036
      #6181c5
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  14. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B60
      #7586c6
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Ships Ahoy
      #6089da
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  16. Caparol

    1. 70 13 250 / Marin 45
      #6084c0
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 70 10 265 / Astra 35
      #7484c0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  17. Sikkens

    1. U4.30.52
      #6d8dc7
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Wave / 7214
      #6e84bc
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 23.4%

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#6688cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6688cc foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #68c">…</p>

#6688cc background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #68c">…</p>

#6688cc shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #68c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6719692
Binary
01100110, 10001000, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#6688cc / #68c
LRV
≈ 24.8%
RGB
rgb(102, 136, 204)
RGBA
rgba(102, 136, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.308, b: 0.462
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.500%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10057524 / 0xff6688cc
HSL
hsl(220, 50%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 50%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 53.644%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.955, S: 56.634, L: 56.871
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.608, L: 0.523
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.142, L: 0.524
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 25.179, Y: 24.791, Z: 60.573
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.224, Y: 24.791
CIELab
L: 56.871, a: 7.022, b: -38.849
CIELuv
L: 56.871, u: -17.611, v: -61.236
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.871, C: 39.479, H: 280.246
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.871, C: 63.718, H: 253.955
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.791, a: 3.134, b: -37.277
CIECAM02
J: 45.819, C: 46.371, h: 257.118, Q: 133.362, M: 40.550, s: 55.142, H: 309.596
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.305, jaune: -6.812, green: 1.384
LMS
L: 19.264, M: 24.736, S: 59.981
YCbCr
Y: 130.750, Cb: 162.884, Cr: 108.246
YCgCo
Y: 144.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 133.586, Db: 105.944, Dr: 60.078
YPbPr
Y: 133.654, Pb: 37.910, Pr: -20.128
xvYCC
Y: 130.785, Cb: 161.301, Cr: 110.319
YIQ
Y: 133.586, I: -42.100, Q: 13.968
YUV
Y: 133.586, U: 34.652, V: -27.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 3.093
Brand Color
Stripe ΔE = 6.309

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