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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

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#6699e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6699e2 foreground

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="color: #6699e2">…</p>

#6699e2 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #6699e2">…</p>

#6699e2 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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