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#686788 Hex Color Code

#686788 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686788 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #686788 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.39% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #686788 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 14% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.55 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686788 linear gradient to complementary #868d62

  1. #686788
  2. #6e6d82
  3. #74737c
  4. #797a76
  5. #7e806f
  6. #828769
  7. #868d62

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555474
  2. #5b5a7b
  3. #626181
  4. #686788
  5. #6f6d8f
  6. #757496
  7. #7c7b9d

Tones

  1. #686788
  2. #6b6a85
  3. #6e6d83
  4. #716f80
  5. #73727d
  6. #76757b
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#686788 to white

  1. #686788
  2. #807f9b
  3. #9897ae
  4. #b1b0c2
  5. #cbcad6
  6. #e5e4ea
  7. #ffffff

#686788 to black

  1. #686788
  2. #565570
  3. #454459
  4. #353443
  5. #25252e
  6. #16161a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Daemonette Hide
      #696684
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10957
      #636685
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. General Paint

    1. ★ Neolithic / CL 2417A
      #656987
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4020-R70B
      #696b89
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  7. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-14 Bearded Iris
      #616686
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 4 275 / Eisenoxidschwarz 30
      #6c6c8c
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. 5104-R68B
      #606080
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 51.09.24
      #676881
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Velvet
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Vintage Velvete / 7190
      #6b6681
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #606384
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Champion Blue / 298
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Purple Gumball / 369
      #6a6283
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5915 - Champion Blue
      #606788
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. DE 5929 - Purple Daze
      #63647e
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7673 U
      #6c6d8d
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 7672 U
      #6b668e
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  18. KILZ

    1. Aphrodisiac / B732
      #6b648a
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Wild Wisteria / T12 38.G9
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Blueberry Hill / T08 59-4
      #646b91
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  20. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Behr

    1. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Olympic

    1. Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Glidden

    1. Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. 10RB 17/210
      #716d8f
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 411
      #646b88
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Silent Solace / NP PB 1464 D
      #6a6880
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

#686788 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686788 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #686788">…</p>

#686788 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #686788">…</p>

#686788 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686788">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842248
Binary
01101000, 01100111, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#686788
LRV
≈ 14.4%
Closest short hex
#668 ΔE = 0.608
RGB
rgb(104, 103, 136)
RGBA
rgba(104, 103, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.300, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.404%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934968 / 0xff686788
HSL
hsl(242, 14%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 14%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.818), saturation: 24% (0.243), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 241.818, saturation: 24.265%, perceived brightness: 42.182%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.907, S: 20.529, L: 44.831
Cubehelix
H: -121.614, S: 0.237, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -3.024, S: 0.060, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.235), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 60% (0.596), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 15.002, Y: 14.421, Z: 25.281
xyY
x: 0.274, y: 0.264, Y: 14.421
CIELab
L: 44.831, a: 8.013, b: -18.045
CIELuv
L: 44.831, u: -1.442, v: -26.687
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.831, C: 19.744, H: 293.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.831, C: 26.726, H: 266.907
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.975, a: 4.061, b: -12.889
CIECAM02
J: 34.589, C: 23.474, h: 277.771, Q: 115.872, M: 20.527, s: 42.090, H: 320.765
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -3.221, green: -0.373
LMS
L: 13.083, M: 14.078, S: 25.102
YCbCr
Y: 107.968, Cb: 142.339, Cr: 126.096
YCgCo
Y: 111.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 18.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.061, Db: 43.539, Dr: 5.828
YPbPr
Y: 105.589, Pb: 16.385, Pr: -1.018
xvYCC
Y: 106.682, Cb: 142.393, Cr: 127.106
YIQ
Y: 107.061, I: -10.006, Q: 10.479
YUV
Y: 107.061, U: 14.242, V: -2.685
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.888
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 6.519

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