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Munsell 2.5P 4/4 / #685e7b Hex Color Code

#685e7b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #685e7b is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #685e7b is comprised of 40.78% red, 36.86% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #685e7b has a hue of 261° (degrees), 13% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.95 nm.

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#685e7b linear gradient to complementary #707e5b

  1. #685e7b
  2. #6a6376
  3. #6c6971
  4. #6d6e6c
  5. #6f7366
  6. #6f7961
  7. #707e5b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #564d69
  2. #5c526f
  3. #625875
  4. #685e7b
  5. #6e6481
  6. #746a87
  7. #7a708e

Tints and Shades

#685e7b to white

  1. #685e7b
  2. #807790
  3. #9890a5
  4. #b1abbb
  5. #cac6d1
  6. #e4e2e8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#685e7b to black

  1. #685e7b
  2. #564e66
  3. #453f51
  4. #35303d
  5. #25222a
  6. #161519
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
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      #636074
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      #626172
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  37. Sto

    1. 34140
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      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
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      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  38. General Paint

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      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
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      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  39. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2950
      #635578
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  40. Nerolac

    1. Oblivion - 4182
      #6b5d70
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Evening Gown - 4219
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      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  41. Devoe Paint

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      #635471
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Xanadu
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      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  42. KILZ

    1. Aphrodisiac / B732
      #6b648a
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Bewitched / B722
      #5c6081
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  43. Cloverdale Paint

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      #605470
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Rare Orchid / 7197
      #565673
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  44. Crown Paint

    1. High Society
      #66556f
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
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    1. 221
      #71677e
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 653
      #6b6779
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  46. Duron

    1. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Purple Passage
      #6a5b84
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  47. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6455
      #5e5a6e
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 6448
      #6d6473
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  48. Matthews Paint

    1. Nantucket / 6175
      #5f5f85
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Candy Blue / 4435
      #626389
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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    1. 2-2 Deep Lavender 1
      #61546e
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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    1. 7142 - Jubilation
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      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 7190 - Vintage Velvet
      #66667c
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  51. Clark+Kensington

    1. Sugar Plum / 42C-6
      #766586
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Tangy Punch / 43C-7
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      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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    1. Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
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      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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    2. 5026
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      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
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      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  56. Fired Earth

    1. Opera Cape
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      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  57. Dulux Australia

    1. Medicine Man / A428
      #68556d
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Palio Navy / I51
      #5c6179
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
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    1. S 4020-R60B
      #756985
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. S 5020-R70B
      #575671
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
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      #5f6073
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 5-41-5 Sedona Shadow
      #6c687a
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f6a84
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  61. Alcro

    1. Tistel
      #705775
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  62. Mylands of London

    1. Lilac
      #776887
      ΔE = 4.810 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  63. Ralph Lauren

    1. Amethyst Stone / RLVM293
      #736477
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  64. Albany Paint

    1. Heather
      #60536b
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  65. Dutch Boy

    1. Regal Perfection
      #5c5376
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #776880
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  67. Pascol

    1. Blue Jays PZ5020
      #596081
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  68. Levis

    1. Shady Purple B50
      #675f6d
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  69. Diamond Vogel

    1. Grapes of Wrath / 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  70. Colortrend

    1. 1284
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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    1. Grapes Of Wrath (1284)
      #6f6b84
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  72. Peintures MF

    1. AD114-5
      #746a80
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

#685e7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#685e7b foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

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#685e7b shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6839931
Binary
01101000, 01011110, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#685e7b
LRV
≈ 12.4%
Closest short hex
#657 ΔE = 3.723
RGB
rgb(104, 94, 123)
RGBA
rgba(104, 94, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.293, b: 0.383
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 36.863%, blue: 48.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9937285 / 0xff685e7b
HSL
hsl(261, 13%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(261, 13%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 261° (260.690), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 260.690, saturation: 23.577%, perceived brightness: 39.500%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.002, S: 17.345, L: 41.811
Cubehelix
H: -104.986, S: 0.197, L: 0.393
TSL
T: -3.829, S: 0.056, L: 0.393
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.154), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 13.286, Y: 12.379, Z: 20.424
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.269, Y: 12.379
CIELab
L: 41.811, a: 10.304, b: -14.813
CIELuv
L: 41.811, u: 3.465, v: -21.872
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.811, C: 18.044, H: 304.822
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.811, C: 22.145, H: 279.002
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.183, a: 5.836, b: -9.791
CIECAM02
J: 31.977, C: 20.414, h: 293.267, Q: 111.412, M: 17.852, s: 40.029, H: 329.959
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.203, jaune: -2.697, green: -0.960
LMS
L: 11.737, M: 11.789, S: 20.294
YCbCr
Y: 102.158, Cb: 139.251, Cr: 130.331
YCoCg
Y: 103.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 21.250
YDbDr
Y: 100.296, Db: 34.157, Dr: -7.037
YPbPr
Y: 98.218, Pb: 13.350, Pr: 3.666
xvYCC
Y: 100.352, Cb: 139.727, Cr: 131.220
YIQ
Y: 100.296, I: -3.359, Q: 11.137
YUV
Y: 100.296, U: 11.174, V: 3.250
Munsell Color System
★ 2.5P 4/4
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 8.738

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