Converting Colors

Color ConversionsBecome a Patron

Get Conversions and Harmonies as JSON or XML.

Color Details

The Hex color 666666 is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 666666. A complement of this color would be 666666, and the grayscale version is 666666.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 999999, and 373737 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 665C5C, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 667070.

Distribution

40%40%40%Red, Green, Blue40%40%40%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%60%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black60%60%60%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 666666 changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

6666667F7F7F999999B4B4B4CFCFCFEBEBEBFFFFFF
6666664E4E4E3737372222220C0C0C000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 666666 by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

666666665C5C665252664747663D3D663333662929661F1F661414660A0A
666666667070667A7A668585668F8F66999966A3A366ADAD66B8B866C2C2

Color Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.


Color Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #666666 of the current color.

#666666

Color Preview

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 666666 looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 666666 looks on a black background.

Hex 666666 Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 666666.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 666666.


Color CSS

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 666666 is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#666666 }.

This example shows how text in the color #666666 looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #666666 }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #666666 colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex 666666 is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #666666 }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#666666 } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #666666 colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #666666; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #666666; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #666666 }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 666666 is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#666666 }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#666666 } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

To optimize and compress your CSS code you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy.


About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "666666", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 40%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(0°, 0%, 40%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(43, 0.003, -0.005)", "CIELCH(43, 0.006, 296.813)", "YXY(13.2868, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.60)".