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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 C
      #66596c
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 5255 UP
      #645e73
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  3. Valspar Paint

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

    1. ★ W7.07.34
      #655d6c
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. 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%
  6. 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%
  7. 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%
  8. Levis

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

    1. ★ Whistling Dixie / 30RB 11/133
      #625868
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  10. 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%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. Velvet Plum / 9110
      #6f6075
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  12. 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%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wild Mulberry / CSP-475
      #6c5f6c
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Purple Passage / T08 131-4
      #696274
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Muscovite / T12 37.H11
      #686275
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  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

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #685c6e">…</p>

#685c6e background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #685c6e">…</p>

#685c6e shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<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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