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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#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

#685a72 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3714 TCX
      #675a74
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. ★ P 101-6 U
      #635772
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  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. Coronation 30-21
      #625d72
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10964
      #6b5e77
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  5. Sico

    1. ★ 6047-63 Figaro
      #695c78
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Oatlands Violet
      #675d78
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Success
      #675f77
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 34140
      #655b6e
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 34100
      #67556a
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. ★ High Society
      #66556f
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Boysenberry / 30RB 13/199
      #6d5e79
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Fashion Passion / 30RB 10/214
      #635471
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 2020
      #6c5874
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2092-3
      #6c5c79
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. T2092-4
      #67546a
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 650F-6 Victorian Iris
      #645c76
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 660D-6 Zinfandel
      #6f5874
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Pageant Pansy C42-5
      #6c5f79
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Medicine Man / A428
      #68556d
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-43-6 Mountain Majesty
      #635672
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 4-42-6 Purple Mystery
      #615671
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Night Hush / T141-8
      #6d5e72
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  17. Resene

    1. Covert V50-033-295
      #645977
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Centaurian V52-033-310
      #6e5977
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-73 Magic Spell
      #6b5775
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  19. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R50B
      #6b5b7a
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R50B
      #60566a
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  20. Dulux

    1. 30RB 11/133
      #60586c
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  21. Laura Ashley

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

    1. 45.09.24
      #6c6178
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4287 Purple Sage 30RB 16/144
      #6c6178
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. Velvet Plum / 9110
      #6f6075
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Vivid Vision / 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. Pageant Pansy / 442-6
      #715d79
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pageant Pansy 442-6
      #715d79
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Princely Violet / 395
      #6d5c7b
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5957 - Princely Violet
      #6d5c7b
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 12.3%

#685a72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#685a72 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #685a72">…</p>

#685a72 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #685a72">…</p>

#685a72 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.408%, yellow: 0.353%, blue: 0.447%
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
YCgCo
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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