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#668ae4 Hex Color Code

#668ae4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #668ae4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #668ae4 is comprised of 40% red, 54.12% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #668ae4 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 70% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.25 nm.

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#668ae4 linear gradient to complementary #d1d278

  1. #668ae4
  2. #8395d3
  3. #99a1c2
  4. #aaadb1
  5. #b9b99f
  6. #c6c58c
  7. #d1d278

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4770c7
  2. #5179d1
  3. #5c81da
  4. #668ae4
  5. #7093ee
  6. #7a9cf8
  7. #84a5ff

Tones

  1. #668ae4
  2. #758eda
  3. #8293cf
  4. #8d97c5
  5. #969cba
  6. #9ea0b0
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#668ae4 to white

  1. #668ae4
  2. #849ce9
  3. #9fafee
  4. #b8c2f2
  5. #d0d6f7
  6. #e8eafb
  7. #ffffff

#668ae4 to black

  1. #668ae4
  2. #5672ba
  3. #465a92
  4. #36446b
  5. #272e47
  6. #181b26
  7. #000000

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#668ae4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#668ae4 foreground

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

Schumann
<p style="color: #668ae4">…</p>

#668ae4 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #668ae4">…</p>

#668ae4 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #668ae4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6720228
Binary
01100110, 10001010, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#668ae4
LRV
≈ 26.6%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.244
RGB
rgb(102, 138, 228)
RGBA
rgba(102, 138, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.295, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.510%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10056988 / 0xff668ae4
HSL
hsl(223, 70%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 70%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 55% (0.553), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 55.263%, perceived brightness: 55.758%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.927, S: 76.286, L: 58.603
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.769, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.163, L: 0.539
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 39% (0.395), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 28.567, Y: 26.601, Z: 77.013
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.201, Y: 26.601
CIELab
L: 58.603, a: 13.357, b: -49.570
CIELuv
L: 58.603, u: -18.547, v: -79.868
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.603, C: 51.338, H: 285.081
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.603, C: 81.993, H: 256.927
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.576, a: 8.609, b: -52.428
CIECAM02
J: 47.499, C: 55.640, h: 259.809, Q: 135.785, M: 48.656, s: 59.861, H: 310.987
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.368, jaune: -8.763, green: 1.376
LMS
L: 19.855, M: 25.525, S: 76.182
YCbCr
Y: 134.110, Cb: 172.838, Cr: 105.806
YCgCo
Y: 151.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 137.496, Db: 136.170, Dr: 67.518
YPbPr
Y: 136.812, Pb: 49.140, Pr: -22.140
xvYCC
Y: 133.497, Cb: 171.166, Cr: 108.552
YIQ
Y: 137.496, I: -50.359, Q: 20.390
YUV
Y: 137.496, U: 44.538, V: -31.141
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 6.916
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 4.053

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