Faux-Russian green (#66866b) color information

Hex color #66866b is close to the color named "Russian green" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "generic gray". When people spot this color, Russian green (#66866b), in advertisements, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

#66866b is made up of (102, 134, 107) in RGB colorspace and (23.88, 0.00, 20.15, 47.45) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6719083 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669966. White should be used ontop of #66866b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #66866b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #66866b luma #121.25
Websafe hex #669966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(102, 134, 107) Adobe RGB (114.00, 132.00, 108.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(40%, 53%, 42%) Closest named color Russian green
rgba rgba(102.0, 134.0, 107.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, -11.71, 7.88)
cmyk cmyk(23.88, 0.00, 20.15, 47.45) CIE-L*ab (52.95, -15.48, 11.18)
hsv hsv(129.25, 13.98, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 19.10, 144.16)
hsb hsb(129.25, 24.53, 53.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, -13.97, 17.30)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

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" #66866b while the second is the "compliment" #876682.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #66866b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #876682.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #66866b

When you combine pure white with this color, #66866b, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #66866b

Darker shades of #66866b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Russian green (#66866b)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #66866b with gray

Faux-Russian green (#66866b) 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 #66866b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#66866b → #876682
#66866b → #93aa97
#66866b → #ffffff
#66866b → #66877b
#66866b → #3d5040
#66866b → #718766

How #66866b looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #66866b 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 #66866b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Russian green (#66866b)

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

#66866bmight 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.

#66866b popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#66866b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#66866b in coding

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 #66866b
Java new Color(102, 134, 107);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 102, 134, 107);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:102 green:134 blue:107 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(102f, 134f, 107f);
Swift UIColor(red:102, green:134, blue:107, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6b8666
Python Color('#66866b')

Base Conversions of hex color #66866b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #66866b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6719083 while the individual RGB conversions are: 102, 134, 107.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100110 10000110 01101011
Hex 66 86 6b
Octal 146 206 153
Decimal 102 134 107

#66866b Icons

If you're considering using #66866b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Russian green (#66866b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #66866b 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 #66866b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #66866b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #66866b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #66866b background.
This text is hex color #66866b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #66866b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #66866b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #66866b and white (#ffffff) background.