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#686690 Hex Color Code

#686690 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686690 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #686690 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #686690 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 17% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.69 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686690 linear gradient to complementary #8d985e

  1. #686690
  2. #706e88
  3. #787681
  4. #7e7f78
  5. #848770
  6. #898f67
  7. #8d985e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54537c
  2. #5b5982
  3. #616089
  4. #686690
  5. #6f6c97
  6. #75739e
  7. #7c7aa5

Tones

  1. #686690
  2. #6c698d
  3. #6f6d89
  4. #727086
  5. #757482
  6. #78777f
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#686690 to white

  1. #686690
  2. #807ea2
  3. #9996b4
  4. #b2afc6
  5. #cbc9d9
  6. #e5e4ec
  7. #ffffff

#686690 to black

  1. #686690
  2. #565576
  3. #45445e
  4. #353446
  5. #252430
  6. #17161b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 0.267 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. KILZ

    1. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 0.584 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 0.921 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7672 U
      #6b668e
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ 7671 U
      #6e6993
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/18
      #706894
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 2252
      #706c94
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  21. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  23. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  24. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  25. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  26. Behr

    1. 650D-6 Purple Silhouette
      #70658a
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Dulux

    1. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  31. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#686690 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686690 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #686690">…</p>

#686690 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #686690">…</p>

#686690 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686690">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842000
Binary
01101000, 01100110, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#686690
LRV
≈ 14.5%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.271
RGB
rgb(104, 102, 144)
RGBA
rgba(104, 102, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.297, g: 0.291, b: 0.411
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.565%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9935216 / 0xff686690
HSL
hsl(243, 17%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 17%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.857), saturation: 29% (0.292), value: 56% (0.565)
HSP
hue: 242.857, saturation: 29.167%, perceived brightness: 42.427%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.434, S: 26.210, L: 44.884
Cubehelix
H: -120.775, S: 0.300, L: 0.420
TSL
T: -3.066, S: 0.074, L: 0.421
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 29% (0.292), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.435)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 15.493, Y: 14.459, Z: 28.355
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.248, Y: 14.459
CIELab
L: 44.884, a: 10.698, b: -22.745
CIELuv
L: 44.884, u: -1.527, v: -34.076
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.884, C: 25.135, H: 295.190
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.884, C: 34.110, H: 267.434
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.025, a: 6.185, b: -17.594
CIECAM02
J: 34.628, C: 28.464, h: 278.424, Q: 115.937, M: 24.891, s: 46.335, H: 321.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -4.061, green: -0.536
LMS
L: 12.960, M: 13.816, S: 28.127
YCbCr
Y: 108.248, Cb: 146.142, Cr: 125.896
YCgCo
Y: 113.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: 16.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.386, Db: 55.086, Dr: 6.448
YPbPr
Y: 105.450, Pb: 20.770, Pr: -0.932
xvYCC
Y: 106.563, Cb: 146.245, Cr: 127.181
YIQ
Y: 107.386, I: -12.302, Q: 13.491
YUV
Y: 107.386, U: 18.019, V: -2.970
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 1.594
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.534

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