Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f) color information

Hex color #66678f is very close to "Dark blue-gray" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark blue-gray (#66678f), in advertisements, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)

#66678f is made up of (102, 103, 143) in RGB colorspace and (28.67, 27.97, 0.00, 43.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6711183 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666699. White should be used ontop of #66678f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #66678f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #66678f luma #107.12
Websafe hex #666699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(102, 103, 143) Adobe RGB (101.00, 100.00, 141.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(40%, 40%, 56%) Closest named color Dark blue-gray
rgba rgba(102.0, 103.0, 143.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 8.21, -20.99)
cmyk cmyk(28.67, 27.97, 0.00, 43.92) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 10.58, -23.33)
hsv hsv(240.00, 16.67, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 25.62, 294.39)
hsb hsb(240.00, 28.57, 56.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, -2.11, -34.83)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #66678f while the second is the "compliment" #8e8e66.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #66678f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8e8e66.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 blue-gray (#66678f)

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 blue-gray (#66678f)

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.

Lighter shades of #66678f

When you combine pure white with this color, #66678f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #66678f

Darker shades are produced by blending #66678f with black

Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)'s Tones

Tones of #66678f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #66678f

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 #66678f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#66678f → #8e8e66
#66678f → #9394b0
#66678f → #ffffff
#66678f → #7a668e
#66678f → #3d3d55
#66678f → #667a8e

Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f) in different environments

Seeing #66678f 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 #66678f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark blue-gray (#66678f)

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

#66678fmight 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #66678f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#66678f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #66678f

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 #66678f
Java new Color(102, 103, 143);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 102, 103, 143);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:102 green:103 blue:143 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(102f, 103f, 143f);
Swift UIColor(red:102, green:103, blue:143, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8f6766
Python Color('#66678f')

Base Conversions of hex color #66678f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #66678f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6711183 while the individual RGB conversions are: 102, 103, 143.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100110 01100111 10001111
Hex 66 67 8f
Octal 146 147 217
Decimal 102 103 143

Icons incorporating the color #66678f

If you're considering using #66678f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #66678f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #66678f 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 #66678f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #66678f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #66678f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #66678f background.
This text is hex color #66678f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #66678f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #66678f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #66678f and white (#ffffff) background.