Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780) color information

The hexidecimal color, #666780, is very close to "Dark electric blue" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark electric blue (#666780), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #666780

#666780 is made up of (102, 103, 128) in RGB colorspace and (20.31, 19.53, 0.00, 49.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6711168 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666699. White should be used ontop of #666780 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #666780. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #666780 luma #105.42
Websafe hex #666699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(102, 103, 128) Adobe RGB (101.00, 103.00, 125.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(40%, 40%, 50%) Closest named color Dark electric blue
rgba rgba(102.0, 103.0, 128.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 3.36, -11.12)
cmyk cmyk(20.31, 19.53, 0.00, 49.80) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 4.43, -13.51)
hsv hsv(240.00, 11.11, 45.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 14.22, 288.15)
hsb hsb(240.00, 20.00, 50.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, -2.72, -19.47)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #666780 and the second color is called the "compliment" #7f7f66.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #666780 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7f7f66.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #666780 with white

Darker variations of #666780

When you combine pure black with this color, #666780, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #666780

Tones of #666780 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#666780 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #666780 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#666780 → #7f7f66
#666780 → #9394a6
#666780 → #ffffff
#666780 → #72667f
#666780 → #3d3d4c
#666780 → #66727f

Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780) in different environments

Seeing #666780 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #666780 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #666780

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#666780might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Dark electric blue (#666780)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#666780. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#666780 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #666780
Java new Color(102, 103, 128);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 102, 103, 128);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:102 green:103 blue:128 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(102f, 103f, 128f);
Swift UIColor(red:102, green:103, blue:128, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $806766
Python Color('#666780')

Base Conversions of hex color #666780

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #666780. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6711168 while the individual RGB conversions are: 102, 103, 128.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100110 01100111 10000000
Hex 66 67 80
Octal 146 147 200
Decimal 102 103 128

Icons incorporating the color #666780

If you're considering using #666780 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #666780 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #666780 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #666780 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #666780 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #666780 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #666780 background.
This text is hex color #666780 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #666780 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #666780 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #666780 and white (#ffffff) background.