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#686696 Hex Color Code

#686696 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686696 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #686696 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #686696 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 19% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.08 nm.

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#686696 linear gradient to complementary #93a15b

  1. #686696
  2. #72708d
  3. #7b7984
  4. #82837b
  5. #888d71
  6. #8e9766
  7. #93a15b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #545381
  2. #5b5988
  3. #61608f
  4. #686696
  5. #6f6c9d
  6. #7573a4
  7. #7c7aab

Tones

  1. #686696
  2. #6c6a92
  3. #706e8e
  4. #74728a
  5. #787686
  6. #7b7a82
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#686696 to white

  1. #686696
  2. #807ea7
  3. #9996b8
  4. #b2afca
  5. #cbc9db
  6. #e5e4ed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#686696 to black

  1. #686696
  2. #56557b
  3. #454462
  4. #353449
  5. #252432
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699 / #669
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Blåmes 770 / 4923-R86B
      #6c6497
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Royal Wedding / 40D-4
      #5b5b8e
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2112
      #786490
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.26.39
      #6b6599
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. V8.23.44
      #7871a3
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 4.131 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 54.12.24
      #566596
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Influental / CL 2436A
      #616790
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  10. KILZ

    1. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2-39-5 Easter Bonnet
      #6a6ea1
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Gentian - 6817
      #6572a5
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Garden Violets / 10RB 17/210
      #766b91
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. 38-d3
      #7569a0
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  18. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  19. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.902 #62
      #5f618d
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blueberry Patch / PPG1167-6
      #627099
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Exploring Purple 29-12
      #6a6da1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Take / 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 2-41-6 Afternoon Delight
      #75649c
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Nerolac

    1. Purple Gaga - 4212
      #6e6e9f
      ΔE = 3.121 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Shadow Eclipse - 4213
      #7768a1
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Wild Wisteria B45-5
      #636e92
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  28. Plascon

    1. Revenge P1-E2-1
      #746ca0
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Greybeard B7-E2-1
      #7070a0
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  29. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28150
      #5a629a
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R70B
      #5b5f8d
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R70B
      #6064a3
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  31. Dulux

    1. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Marble Swirl 1
      #58618a
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Amethyst Showers / 08RB 19/308
      #79709f
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 5026
      #72678c
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  35. Wattyl

    1. Turkish Bazaar D71w / D71W
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Lydia's Purple / D60W
      #635e86
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  36. New Look

    1. Flying Chairs / F30-05
      #666f9d
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Hoop-a-Loop / G38-06
      #635e86
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Arousing Score / NP PB 1478 D
      #656ea5
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Marimba Beat / NP PB 1450 D
      #7171a5
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 274A Purple Tryst
      #5e5c8e
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 7183D Prophetic Purple
      #796b9f
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  39. Resene

    1. Scampi V56-062-292
      #6f63a0
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Kimberly V53-044-293
      #695d87
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  41. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Plum Berry
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  42. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Plum Berry / 7198
      #75709e
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  43. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6373
      #556298
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 6372
      #53669d
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  44. Sico

    1. 6025-63 Introspective
      #6d5d92
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  45. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P43 Wisteria
      #756d92
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Indigo
      #566491
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Gumball / 369
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  48. California Paints

    1. DE 5950 - Purple Gumball
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  49. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. Persian Plush / A398
      #575d93
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  51. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 105-6 C
      #536395
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 2146 UP
      #525f90
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  52. Dutch Boy

    1. Pretty Polly Plum
      #78669e
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Crocus Purple
      #6e73a5
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  53. Behr

    1. Electrify T13-9
      #5565a1
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Breathtaking 610B-7
      #515f94
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  54. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  55. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  56. Benjamin Moore

    1. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  57. Duron

    1. Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Purple Passage
      #6a5b84
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  58. CIL

    1. Evening Drama
      #6f73a1
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Express Blue
      #5c6f9f
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  59. Coronado Paint

    1. 7198 - Plum Berry
      #6e7299
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  60. Dupont

    1. CAS677
      #7a70a0
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  61. Tollens

    1. T2097-6
      #6b62a4
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2009-3
      #5f6a8d
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  62. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plum Berry / KM3063-5
      #73739f
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  63. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5030-R60B
      #5d5f82
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4040-R70B
      #576c9d
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#686696 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686696 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #686696">…</p>

#686696 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #686696">…</p>

#686696 shadow

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686696">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842006
Binary
01101000, 01100110, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#686696
LRV
≈ 14.6%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 0.843
RGB
rgb(104, 102, 150)
RGBA
rgba(104, 102, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.287, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 40.000%, blue: 58.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9935210 / 0xff686696
HSL
hsl(242, 19%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 19%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (242.500), saturation: 32% (0.320), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 242.500, saturation: 32.000%, perceived brightness: 42.790%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.196, S: 30.157, L: 45.147
Cubehelix
H: -121.065, S: 0.343, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -3.051, S: 0.084, L: 0.424
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.307), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 15.964, Y: 14.647, Z: 30.834
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.238, Y: 14.647
CIELab
L: 45.147, a: 12.303, b: -25.911
CIELuv
L: 45.147, u: -1.916, v: -39.114
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.147, C: 28.683, H: 295.399
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.147, C: 39.161, H: 267.196
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.272, a: 7.479, b: -20.978
CIECAM02
J: 34.852, C: 31.697, h: 277.951, Q: 116.312, M: 27.719, s: 48.817, H: 320.868
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -4.628, green: -0.589
LMS
L: 12.983, M: 13.820, S: 30.570
YCbCr
Y: 108.836, Cb: 148.776, Cr: 125.470
YCgCo
Y: 114.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 14.500
YDbDr
Y: 108.070, Db: 63.084, Dr: 7.750
YPbPr
Y: 105.882, Pb: 23.770, Pr: -1.208
xvYCC
Y: 106.934, Cb: 148.880, Cr: 126.939
YIQ
Y: 108.070, I: -14.229, Q: 15.357
YUV
Y: 108.070, U: 20.635, V: -3.570
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.608
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 3.197

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