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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
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      #5f8dda
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
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      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
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    1. ★ Light Blue
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      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

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

#668cdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#668cdb foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #668cdb">…</p>

#668cdb background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #668cdb">…</p>

#668cdb shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<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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