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Natural Color System / NCS S 5502-B / #686768 Hex Color Code

#686768 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686768 is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #686768 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.39% green and 40.78% blue. In the HSL color space #686768 has a hue of 300° (degrees), 0% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 549.14 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565555
  2. #5c5b5c
  3. #626162
  4. #686768
  5. #6e6d6e
  6. #757475
  7. #7b7a7b

Tints and Shades

#686768 to White

  1. #686768
  2. #7f7f7f
  3. #989798
  4. #b0b0b0
  5. #cacaca
  6. #e4e4e4
  7. #ffffff

#686768 to Black

  1. #686768
  2. #565556
  3. #454445
  4. #353435
  5. #252525
  6. #161616
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 0.881
  2. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 0.881
    2. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 2.874
  3. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 0.881
  4. Fender

    1. ★ 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 1.171
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 1.171
    2. ★ Dark Titanium
      #68686b
      ΔE = 1.283
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 1.323
    2. 78.01.24
      #626665
      ΔE = 2.526
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #67696a
      ΔE = 1.333
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 1.375
    2. ★ Scorpion N52-006-333
      #6a6466
      ΔE = 2.237
  9. Behr

    1. ★ 770F-5 Dark Ash
      #646666
      ΔE = 1.532
    2. ★ Parrot Gray PPOC-56
      #696b6c
      ΔE = 1.825
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blind Date
      #686a6b
      ΔE = 1.546
    2. Muted Ebony
      #676461
      ΔE = 2.754
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 1.548
    2. 8287 - Grafton Grey
      #616666
      ΔE = 2.669
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
      #686968
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. ★ Dark Shadows / KM3823-3
      #686664
      ΔE = 1.861
  13. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4985
      #656364
      ΔE = 1.599
    2. 4991
      #606265
      ΔE = 2.801
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.651
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 1.677
    2. ★ Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.283
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Peppercorn - 7674
      #636364
      ΔE = 1.769
    2. Web Gray - 7075
      #62676a
      ΔE = 2.666
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.773
    2. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.960
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.773
    2. Gropius Gray
      #646461
      ΔE = 2.800
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.773
    2. T2135-5
      #666260
      ΔE = 2.854
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 1.790
  21. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 1.790
    2. ★ Isobar
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.061
  22. AMC

    1. ★ Newport Gray
      #646665
      ΔE = 1.863
    2. Jupiter Gray
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.700
  23. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.37
      #676a6a
      ΔE = 1.924
    2. ★ ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 2.262
  24. Jotun

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.930
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 1.938
    2. Gettysburg 29-20
      #6d6b68
      ΔE = 2.861
  26. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 1.953
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Grey 11
      #666366
      ΔE = 1.996
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 2.004
    2. Gibraltar Gray D31-5
      #6e6967
      ΔE = 2.624
  29. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 2.006
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.039
  31. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.039
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ City Shadow / Csp-60
      #636564
      ΔE = 2.058
    2. ★ Burnt Ember / Csp-120
      #6b6a68
      ΔE = 2.098
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.061
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Turned Earth / NP N 1919 D
      #666263
      ΔE = 2.159
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 2.193
    2. Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6a67
      ΔE = 2.659
  36. Crown Paint

    1. ★ 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.253
    2. White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.976
  37. Duron

    1. ★ Grizzle Gray
      #626262
      ΔE = 2.275
    2. Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 2.830
  38. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.326
  39. Taubmans

    1. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.326
    2. Mobster / T12 9.G12
      #676865
      ΔE = 2.506
  40. General Paint

    1. Chatterbox / CL 3196D
      #6f6b6d
      ΔE = 2.330
    2. Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 2.595
  41. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / S 6502-R
      #6e6c6b
      ΔE = 2.402
    2. Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 2.461
  42. Farrow & Ball

    1. Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.422
  43. Vista Paint

    1. Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.446
    2. Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.881
  44. Berger

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.446
    2. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.881
  45. Scib Paints

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.446
    2. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.881
  46. Chrysler

    1. Heron Gray
      #616568
      ΔE = 2.581
  47. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28121
      #616163
      ΔE = 2.614
  48. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cracked Slate 540-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.660
    2. Gibraltar Gray 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.812
  49. Porter Paints

    1. Cracked Slate / 540-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.660
    2. Gibraltar Gray / 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.812
  50. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.713
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Zuli / 8230
      #636061
      ΔE = 2.812
    2. Charcoal Shadow / 8286
      #5f6364
      ΔE = 2.887
  52. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 A 11 - Charcoal grey / Storm / Rhino
      #696864
      ΔE = 2.947
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5502-G
      #686864
      ΔE = 2.975
  54. Albany Paint

    1. Raven Grey
      #676763
      ΔE = 2.983

#686768 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686768 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #686768">…</p>

#686768 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #686768">…</p>

#686768 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686768">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842216
Binary
01101000, 01100111, 01101000
Hexadecimal
#686768
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 0.900
RGB
rgb(104, 103, 104)
RGBA
rgba(104, 103, 104, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.334, g: 0.331, b: 0.334
RYB
red: 40.784%, yellow: 40.392%, blue: 40.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9935000 / 0xff686768
HSL
hsl(300, 0%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(300, 0%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 300° (300.000), saturation: 1% (0.010), value: 41% (0.408)
HSP
hue: 300.000, saturation: 0.962, perceived brightness: 40.555
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 307.723, S: 0.828, L: 43.717
Cubehelix
H: -70.041, S: 0.008, L: 0.406
TSL
T: 4.957, S: 0.003, L: 0.406
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 1 (0.010), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 59 (0.592)
CMY
cyan: 59 (0.592), magenta: 60 (0.596), yellow: 59 (0.592)
XYZ
X: 13.057, Y: 13.643, Z: 15.039
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.327, Y: 13.643
CIELab
L: 43.717, a: 0.595, b: -0.425
CIELuv
L: 43.717, u: 0.504, v: -0.652
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.717, C: 0.731, H: 324.492
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.717, C: 0.824, H: 307.723
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.936, a: -1.537, b: 1.714
CIECAM02
J: 33.613, C: 1.424, h: 266.437, Q: 114.225, M: 1.246, s: 10.443, H: 314.493
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.085, jaune: -0.183, green: 0.102
LMS
L: 12.987, M: 14.064, S: 15.015
YCbCr
Y: 104.832, Cb: 128.291, Cr: 128.368
YCgCo
Y: 103.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 26.000
YDbDr
Y: 103.413, Db: 0.883, Dr: -1.116
YPbPr
Y: 103.285, Pb: 0.385, Pr: 0.454
xvYCC
Y: 104.704, Cb: 128.338, Cr: 128.399
YIQ
Y: 103.413, I: 0.274, Q: 0.523
YUV
Y: 103.413, U: 0.290, V: 0.515
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.393
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 10.192

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