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#668cdb Hex Color Code

#668cdb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #668cdb is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #668cdb is comprised of 40% red, 54.9% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #668cdb has a hue of 221° (degrees), 62% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.54 nm.

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

#668cdb linear gradient to complementary #c9c478

  1. #668cdb
  2. #8095cb
  3. #949ebc
  4. #a4a7ac
  5. #b2b09b
  6. #beba8a
  7. #c9c478

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4872be
  2. #527bc8
  3. #5c83d1
  4. #668cdb
  5. #7095e5
  6. #7a9eef
  7. #84a7f9

Tones

  1. #668cdb
  2. #748fd1
  3. #8093c8
  4. #8a96be
  5. #929ab5
  6. #9a9dab
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#668cdb to white

  1. #668cdb
  2. #839ee1
  3. #9eb1e8
  4. #b7c4ee
  5. #d0d7f4
  6. #e7ebf9
  7. #ffffff

#668cdb to black

  1. #668cdb
  2. #5673b3
  3. #465b8c
  4. #364567
  5. #272f45
  6. #181b25
  7. #000000

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      #6089da
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
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      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
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      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 279
      #578ad6
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1550-R80B
      #5988d9
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 24.7%

#668cdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#668cdb foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #668cdb">…</p>

#668cdb background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #668cdb">…</p>

#668cdb shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #668cdb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6720731
Binary
01100110, 10001100, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#668cdb
LRV
≈ 26.7%
Closest short hex
#68d ΔE = 1.954
RGB
rgb(102, 140, 219)
RGBA
rgba(102, 140, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.221, g: 0.304, b: 0.475
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.512%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10056485 / 0xff668cdb
HSL
hsl(221, 62%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 62%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.513), saturation: 53% (0.534), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 220.513, saturation: 53.425%, perceived brightness: 55.575%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.885, S: 68.114, L: 58.689
Cubehelix
H: -141.534, S: 0.703, L: 0.538
TSL
T: -2.124, S: 0.156, L: 0.540
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.534), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 27.639, Y: 26.693, Z: 70.700
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.213, Y: 26.693
CIELab
L: 58.689, a: 9.321, b: -44.413
CIELuv
L: 58.689, u: -19.174, v: -70.988
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 58.689, C: 45.380, H: 281.853
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 58.689, C: 73.532, H: 254.885
Hunter-Lab
L: 51.666, a: 5.077, b: -44.967
CIECAM02
J: 47.621, C: 51.507, h: 257.601, Q: 135.960, M: 45.042, s: 57.558, H: 309.845
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.334, jaune: -7.811, green: 1.520
LMS
L: 20.240, M: 26.296, S: 69.972
YCbCr
Y: 134.236, Cb: 168.305, Cr: 105.709
YCgCo
Y: 150.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 137.644, Db: 122.407, Dr: 67.797
YPbPr
Y: 137.594, Pb: 43.870, Pr: -22.634
xvYCC
Y: 134.169, Cb: 166.537, Cr: 108.118
YIQ
Y: 137.644, I: -48.017, Q: 16.544
YUV
Y: 137.644, U: 40.036, V: -31.271
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 5.460
Brand Color
Prezi ΔE = 5.323

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