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#6699e2 Hex Color Code

#6699e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6699e2 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #6699e2 is comprised of 40% red, 60% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #6699e2 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 68% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.81 nm.

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#6699e2 linear gradient to complementary #c7bb81

  1. #6699e2
  2. #809ed2
  3. #93a4c3
  4. #a3a9b3
  5. #b1afa3
  6. #bdb592
  7. #c7bb81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #457dc3
  2. #5086cd
  3. #5b8fd8
  4. #6699e2
  5. #71a3ec
  6. #7bacf7
  7. #86b6ff

Tones

  1. #6699e2
  2. #759bd8
  3. #819ccd
  4. #8c9ec3
  5. #95a0b9
  6. #9da2ae
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#6699e2 to white

  1. #6699e2
  2. #84a9e7
  3. #9fbaec
  4. #b8caf1
  5. #d0dcf6
  6. #e8edfa
  7. #ffffff

#6699e2 to black

  1. #6699e2
  2. #567eb8
  3. #466390
  4. #364a6a
  5. #273347
  6. #181c26
  7. #000000

Paints

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      #6993d8
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

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      #5e93db
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. 80 15 246 / Lago 115
      #689cdc
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Brillux

    1. 57.21.18
      #7499d3
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 31.2%

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#6699e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6699e2 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6699e2">…</p>

#6699e2 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #6699e2">…</p>

#6699e2 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6699e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6724066
Binary
01100110, 10011001, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#6699e2
LRV
≈ 31.1%
Closest short hex
#69d ΔE = 1.267
RGB
rgb(102, 153, 226)
RGBA
rgba(102, 153, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.318, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.400%, yellow: 0.542%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10053150 / 0xff6699e2
HSL
hsl(215, 68%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 68%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.323), saturation: 55% (0.549), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 215.323, saturation: 54.867%, perceived brightness: 59.051%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.536, S: 71.385, L: 62.588
Cubehelix
H: -147.454, S: 0.734, L: 0.571
TSL
T: -1.914, S: 0.164, L: 0.573
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 32% (0.323), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 30.593, Y: 31.096, Z: 76.327
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.225, Y: 31.096
CIELab
L: 62.588, a: 3.919, b: -42.168
CIELuv
L: 62.588, u: -23.826, v: -67.416
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.588, C: 42.350, H: 275.310
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.588, C: 71.503, H: 250.536
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.764, a: 0.344, b: -42.119
CIECAM02
J: 51.668, C: 50.946, h: 251.977, Q: 141.619, M: 44.552, s: 56.088, H: 306.990
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.301, jaune: -7.356, green: 2.174
LMS
L: 23.382, M: 31.725, S: 75.574
YCbCr
Y: 141.474, Cb: 167.595, Cr: 100.428
YCgCo
Y: 158.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: -5.500
YDbDr
Y: 146.073, Db: 120.259, Dr: 83.824
YPbPr
Y: 147.393, Pb: 42.365, Pr: -28.858
xvYCC
Y: 142.585, Cb: 165.215, Cr: 102.650
YIQ
Y: 146.073, I: -53.834, Q: 11.929
YUV
Y: 146.073, U: 39.333, V: -38.666
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.919
Brand Color
Dropbox ΔE = 3.786

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