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#685c6e Hex Color Code

#685c6e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #685c6e is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #685c6e is comprised of 40.78% red, 36.08% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #685c6e has a hue of 280° (degrees), 9% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 559.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#685c6e linear gradient to complementary #616f5b

  1. #685c6e
  2. #675f6b
  3. #666268
  4. #656665
  5. #646961
  6. #636c5e
  7. #616f5b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #574b5d
  2. #5c5162
  3. #625668
  4. #685c6e
  5. #6e6274
  6. #74687a
  7. #7a6d80

Tints and Shades

#685c6e to white

  1. #685c6e
  2. #7f7585
  3. #988f9c
  4. #b1aab4
  5. #cac6cc
  6. #e4e2e5
  7. #ffffff

#685c6e to black

  1. #685c6e
  2. #564d5b
  3. #453e49
  4. #352f37
  5. #252227
  6. #161417
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sto

    1. ★ 34140
      #655b6e
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 34241
      #625e6e
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2364 XGC
      #665c70
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. P 98-13 U
      #6e5d74
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Night Hush / T141-8
      #6d5e72
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Muscovite / T12 37.H11
      #686275
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Boysenberry Jam
      #675c6a
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ W7.07.34
      #655d6c
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Iris Petal ICC-109
      #62596b
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. ★ Wood Violet RAH-75
      #6e5e72
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-41-5 Sedona Shadow
      #665f70
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 5-42-5 Grecian Grey
      #6a6375
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 52 3 360 / Flamenco 5
      #645868
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Basalt 12 / Str-Putz Basalt 12
      #646070
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  9. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple B50
      #675f6d
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Whistling Dixie / 30RB 11/133
      #625868
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Plum Preserve / 50RB 13/107
      #6b6170
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 30RB 11/133
      #60586c
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  12. Asian Paints

    1. Velvet Plum / 9110
      #6f6075
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Velvet Night 31-21
      #695d75
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Coronation 30-21
      #625d72
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wild Mulberry / CSP-475
      #6c5f6c
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. Grey Amethyst 30RB 15/086
      #66606d
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 4287 Purple Sage 30RB 16/144
      #6c6178
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Resene

    1. Bloom M72-025-320
      #6f5b6c
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Fedora V47-018-310
      #625665
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6020-R50B
      #60566a
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Vivid Vision / 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 1227
      #69566a
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7360-63 Dusky Violet
      #615566
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  21. Brillux

    1. 45.09.24
      #6c6178
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 13.1%

#685c6e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#685c6e foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #685c6e">…</p>

#685c6e background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #685c6e">…</p>

#685c6e 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 #685c6e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6839406
Binary
01101000, 01011100, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#685c6e
LRV
≈ 11.7%
Closest short hex
#656 ΔE = 3.047
RGB
rgb(104, 92, 110)
RGBA
rgba(104, 92, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.301, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.361%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9937810 / 0xff685c6e
HSL
hsl(280, 9%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(280, 9%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 280° (280.000), saturation: 16% (0.164), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 280.000, saturation: 16.364%, perceived brightness: 38.387%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 293.616, S: 13.324, L: 40.773
Cubehelix
H: -86.759, S: 0.125, L: 0.383
TSL
T: 5.375, S: 0.045, L: 0.383
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.055), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 12.350, Y: 11.723, Z: 16.361
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.290, Y: 11.723
CIELab
L: 40.773, a: 8.538, b: -8.444
CIELuv
L: 40.773, u: 5.488, v: -12.551
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.773, C: 12.008, H: 315.319
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.773, C: 13.698, H: 293.616
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.239, a: 4.466, b: -4.364
CIECAM02
J: 31.102, C: 13.821, h: 308.032, Q: 109.876, M: 12.086, s: 33.166, H: 339.461
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.157, jaune: -1.597, green: -0.959
LMS
L: 11.429, M: 11.310, S: 16.286
YCbCr
Y: 99.876, Cb: 134.126, Cr: 131.990
YCgCo
Y: 99.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 24.500
YDbDr
Y: 97.640, Db: 18.594, Dr: -12.090
YPbPr
Y: 95.852, Pb: 7.620, Pr: 5.172
xvYCC
Y: 98.320, Cb: 134.694, Cr: 132.543
YIQ
Y: 97.640, I: 1.366, Q: 8.138
YUV
Y: 97.640, U: 6.083, V: 5.580
Munsell Color System
5P 4/2 ΔE = 2.049
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 11.767

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