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#685a72 Hex Color Code

#685a72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #685a72 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #685a72 is comprised of 40.78% red, 35.29% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #685a72 has a hue of 275° (degrees), 12% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.45 nm.

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#685a72 linear gradient to complementary #637458

  1. #685a72
  2. #685e6e
  3. #67636a
  4. #676765
  5. #666c61
  6. #64705d
  7. #637458

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #574961
  2. #5c4f66
  3. #62546c
  4. #685a72
  5. #6e6078
  6. #74657e
  7. #7a6b84

Tints and Shades

#685a72 to white

  1. #685a72
  2. #807388
  3. #988e9f
  4. #b1a9b6
  5. #cac5ce
  6. #e4e2e6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#685a72 to black

  1. #685a72
  2. #564b5e
  3. #453c4b
  4. #352e39
  5. #252128
  6. #161418
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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      #675b71
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Gypsy Girl / G37-09
      #735d6f
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Plummy - 6558
      #675a75
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Purple Passage - 6551
      #645e77
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Velvet Night 31-21
      #695d75
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Creative Thinker 30-20
      #575269
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10964
      #6b5e77
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. CF10471
      #665c7e
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Oatlands Violet
      #675d78
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Stormy Purple
      #6b5669
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  6. Sto

    1. ★ 34140
      #655b6e
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 34210
      #6d6579
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  7. Crown Paint

    1. ★ High Society
      #66556f
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2020
      #6c5874
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 52 3 360 / Flamenco 5
      #645868
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2092-3
      #6c5c79
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Muscat
      #625f71
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Pageant Pansy C42-5
      #6c5f79
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  11. Nerolac

    1. ★ Oblivion - 4182
      #6b5d70
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  12. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Medicine Man / A428
      #68556d
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Taylor / A416
      #5e5879
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-43-6 Mountain Majesty
      #635672
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 5-43-5 Scotch Thistle
      #72616f
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Night Hush / T141-8
      #6d5e72
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Purple Passage / T08 131-4
      #696274
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  15. Behr

    1. Wood Violet RAH-75
      #6e5e72
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blackberry Jam S100-6
      #6f5f71
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Covert V50-033-295
      #645977
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Fedora V47-018-310
      #625665
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. 50RB 13/107
      #675c6d
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 38RB 15/086
      #675f6d
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-73 Magic Spell
      #6b5775
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. 7359-63 Tale of a Journey
      #756379
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-2 Deep Lavender 1
      #61546e
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  20. Brillux

    1. 45.09.24
      #6c6178
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 48.12.24
      #685d80
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R50B
      #60566a
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R40B
      #6e566f
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Vivid Vision / 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Soul Train / 1299
      #625165
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 1299
      #625165
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Pageant Pansy / 442-6
      #715d79
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Silverado / 542-6
      #6b6472
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pageant Pansy 442-6
      #715d79
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Silverado / PPG1172-6
      #6a6472
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5957 - Princely Violet
      #6d5c7b
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. DE 5958 - Purple Potion
      #5c4f6a
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Princely Violet / 395
      #6d5c7b
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Plum Wine / 454
      #745e6f
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Fashion Passion / 30RB 10/214
      #635471
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Midnight Cruise / 10RB 10/116
      #5c5766
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Heather
      #60536b
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  30. General Paint

    1. Folk Tale / CLV 1177N
      #6f5771
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Imperial / CL 2457N
      #5f5576
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Royal Rajah / 7149
      #605470
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  32. CIL

    1. Boysenberry
      #6b5e7d
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. California Raisin
      #685272
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  33. KILZ

    1. Regal Purple / A902
      #6e607d
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Napa / A711
      #736484
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. Boysenberry 30RB 13/199
      #625675
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Grey Amethyst 30RB 15/086
      #66606d
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Amethyst
      #66526c
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Lilac
      #636074
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  36. Sico

    1. 6048-73 Easter Choir
      #625a79
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6029-63 Dark Purple Iris
      #7a617c
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6455
      #5e5a6e
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 6448
      #6d6473
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2363 C
      #605d75
      ΔE = 3.474 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 7666 C
      #5c4e63
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  39. Sikkens

    1. W7.07.34
      #655d6c
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. X0.10.30
      #5f5366
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  40. Alcro

    1. Tistel
      #705775
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  41. Beckers

    1. Våg 771 / S 6010-R90B
      #5e5c73
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Stäppsalvia 729 / S 6412-R71B
      #5a5167
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  42. Fired Earth

    1. Opera Cape
      #5e5b6d
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  43. Bristol

    1. Violet / P098-C6
      #645c7d
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Muscatel / P091-W6
      #73596e
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Robust Raisin
      #735874
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  45. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B50
      #675f6d
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Shady Purple B60
      #585568
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  46. Magnolia Home

    1. Webster Avenue / JG-101
      #715d6e
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  47. Wattyl

    1. Marchioness D40w / D40W
      #735d6f
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  48. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2950
      #635578
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  49. Opulence

    1. Decadence
      #644f68
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wild Mulberry / CSP-475
      #6c5f6c
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Nightfall Sky / CC-38
      #706679
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  51. Duron

    1. Midnight
      #6e6578
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  52. Ralph Lauren

    1. Amethyst Stone / RLVM293
      #736477
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5020-R50B
      #695069
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. S 5020-R70B
      #575671
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  54. Clark+Kensington

    1. Sumptuous Purple / 42B-7
      #5f4f65
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Tangy Punch / 43C-7
      #775c79
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  55. Glidden

    1. Plum Shadow / 70RB 13/095
      #716170
      ΔE = 4.646 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Silverado / PPG1172-6
      #6a6472
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  56. Coronado Paint

    1. 7142 - Jubilation
      #6f667a
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  57. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Dark Angel
      #684f6c
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  58. Plascon

    1. Santo Gray P6-E1-4
      #70587c
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Silky Velvet P7-E1-4
      #785c74
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 571
      #76657c
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 221
      #71677e
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  60. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-5 Hazzy Purple
      #5f6073
      ΔE = 5.037 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 8319 Violet Bloom
      #6d5466
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  61. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 25 - Nightshade
      #63616f
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  62. Berger

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  63. Scib Paints

    1. Purpel pansy / 7182
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  64. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Pansies
      #6b6678
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 14.2%

#685a72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#685a72 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #685a72">…</p>

#685a72 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #685a72">…</p>

#685a72 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #685a72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6838898
Binary
01101000, 01011010, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#685a72
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#657 ΔE = 3.469
RGB
rgb(104, 90, 114)
RGBA
rgba(104, 90, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.338, g: 0.292, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 35.294%, blue: 44.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9938318 / 0xff685a72
HSL
hsl(275, 12%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(275, 12%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 275° (275.000), saturation: 21% (0.211), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 275.000, saturation: 21.053%, perceived brightness: 38.163%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 289.573, S: 17.059, L: 40.362
Cubehelix
H: -91.404, S: 0.165, L: 0.380
TSL
T: 5.520, S: 0.055, L: 0.380
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.088), magenta: 21% (0.211), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 12.402, Y: 11.470, Z: 17.477
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.277, Y: 11.470
CIELab
L: 40.362, a: 10.664, b: -11.517
CIELuv
L: 40.362, u: 6.072, v: -17.078
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.362, C: 15.696, H: 312.797
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.362, C: 18.125, H: 289.573
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.868, a: 6.095, b: -6.888
CIECAM02
J: 30.757, C: 17.558, h: 304.952, Q: 109.266, M: 15.354, s: 37.486, H: 337.414
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.183, jaune: -2.142, green: -1.194
LMS
L: 11.177, M: 10.852, S: 17.380
YCbCr
Y: 99.260, Cb: 136.464, Cr: 132.442
YCoCg
Y: 99.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.922, Db: 25.692, Dr: -13.454
YPbPr
Y: 94.710, Pb: 10.390, Pr: 5.896
xvYCC
Y: 97.339, Cb: 137.127, Cr: 133.179
YIQ
Y: 96.922, I: 0.630, Q: 10.428
YUV
Y: 96.922, U: 8.405, V: 6.210
Munsell Color System
5P 4/4 ΔE = 1.688
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 10.922

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