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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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

#686696 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3828 TPG
      #696697
      ΔE = 0.383 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ P 102-6 U
      #6a6593
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. Beckers

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

    1. ★ Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2202
      #646898
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-63 Disco Fever
      #666397
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.24
      #666293
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4040-R60B
      #666292
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dinner Party / CL 2427A
      #606898
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4263 Amethyst Showers 08RB 19/308
      #6c689c
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6367
      #6b6393
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Albany Paint

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

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

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  17. Glidden

    1. ★ Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. Shoulder Pad Purple
      #61618f
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V9.26.39
      #6c649b
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-d4
      #6e6398
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  23. Ford

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

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

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  27. 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%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 1278
      #5c6297
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  29. Diamond Vogel

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

    1. 2-39-6 Grape Sherbet
      #60639d
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 13.8%

#686696 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686696 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #686696">…</p>

#686696 background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #686696">…</p>

#686696 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<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: 0.408%, yellow: 0.400%, blue: 0.588%
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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