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Natural Color System / NCS S 5502-G / #686864 Hex Color Code

#686864 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686864 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #686864 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.78% green and 39.22% blue. In the HSL color space #686864 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 2% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #555552
  2. #5c5c58
  3. #62625e
  4. #686864
  5. #6e6e6a
  6. #757571
  7. #7b7b77

Tints and Shades

#686864 to white

  1. #686864
  2. #7f7f7c
  3. #989895
  4. #b0b0ae
  5. #cacac9
  6. #e4e4e3
  7. #ffffff

#686864 to black

  1. #686864
  2. #565653
  3. #454543
  4. #353533
  5. #252524
  6. #161616
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Raven Grey
      #676763
      ΔE = 0.407 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 11 - Charcoal grey / Storm / Rhino
      #696864
      ΔE = 0.413 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-101 - Charcoal
      #6d6c68
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Kendall Charcoal / HC-166
      #686763
      ΔE = 0.515 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Kitty Gray / 1589
      #656c69
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mobster / T12 9.G12
      #676865
      ΔE = 0.677 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Oil Shale / T164-8
      #6e6e6a
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Great Graphite / 8302
      #686966
      ΔE = 0.761 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Dark Shadows / 8294
      #666562
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  6. Humbrol

    1. ★ 224 Dark Slate Grey
      #6a6964
      ΔE = 0.813 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 7354 / Sort Pepper
      #696a66
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Armory / 517-6
      #6b6a65
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Gibraltar Gray / 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ Storm Dust N53-007-092
      #65645f
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Battlefield R205B
      #686765
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Moonlight Dance R277B
      #646a67
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Phantom Gray
      #6a6a64
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Berkley Gray
      #6b6860
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Suede
      #696b67
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Khaki
      #6c6e68
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Mayan Cacao
      #6a6762
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ DP-518 Pewter
      #6a6862
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ 780F-6 Dark Granite
      #676562
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Flügger

    1. ★ Mørk Grafit (H 04)
      #696b66
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  17. General Paint

    1. ★ Giant / CL 3016A
      #666660
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Estate / CL 3236A
      #716d67
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6a67
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Wolf 25-20
      #6b6963
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Gettysburg 29-20
      #6d6b68
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Armory / PPG1009-6
      #6a6b65
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Gibraltar Gray / PPG1002-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Armory / PPG1009-6
      #6a6b65
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Gibraltar Gray / PPG1002-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 5 80 / Palazzo 35
      #6c6c68
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Tornado Wind / 0584
      #676a64
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  24. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0584
      #676a64
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  26. Little Greene

    1. ★ Dark Lead Colour
      #6d6a65
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Grizzle Gray - 7068
      #636562
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ Night Owl - 7061
      #63655f
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  28. California Paints

    1. ★ Gropius Gray
      #646461
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. ★ DE 6377 - Boat Anchor
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  29. Tollens

    1. ★ T2138-4
      #676760
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. T2135-3
      #636260
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4431 Soft Iron 50GY 16/030
      #636661
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Grey Hearth 30YY 16/032
      #6a6660
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
      #686968
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Castlemare / KM3847-3
      #6b6e68
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  32. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Warm Red / S 6502-R
      #6e6c6b
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Dulux

    1. ★ Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  35. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2690 / Ukko
      #6b6c66
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 572X
      #65625f
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  36. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 216 Hearthstone
      #6d6b65
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  37. KILZ

    1. ★ Graphic Gray / G871
      #6a6664
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  38. AMC

    1. ★ Newport Gray
      #646665
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Khaki
      #6c6e68
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  39. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #696961
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  42. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  43. Beckers

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Mur 581 / S 5804-Y37R
      #716d67
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  44. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  45. Sikkens

    1. ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. G0.05.35
      #67635c
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  47. Dutch Boy

    1. Quarry Me Gray
      #676360
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  48. Crown Diamond

    1. 7399-63 Cobblestone Street
      #6d6e69
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  49. Teknos

    1. GBI111
      #696461
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  50. Ford

    1. Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Temple Gray
      #6b6b6b
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  51. Fender

    1. 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  52. Olympic

    1. Gibraltar Gray D31-5
      #6e6967
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  53. Brillux

    1. 78.01.24
      #626665
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 12.03.24
      #706c66
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  54. CIL

    1. Midnite Hour
      #6b6562
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5500-N
      #6f6965
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  56. Levis

    1. Shady Grey C70
      #68655d
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Quartz Grey (ral 7039)
      #6d6961
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  57. Dulux Australia

    1. Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  58. Clark+Kensington

    1. Smooth Slate / 5042
      #6b6c6c
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  59. Rodda Paint

    1. Gropius Gray H147
      #63615d
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  60. Pantone / PMS

    1. 426 U
      #686869
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 2333 C
      #716e6a
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  61. Crown Paint

    1. White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  62. RAL

    1. RAL 7039 / Quartz grey
      #6c6960
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 14.1%

#686864 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686864 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #686864">…</p>

#686864 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #686864">…</p>

#686864 shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686864">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842468
Binary
01101000, 01101000, 01100100
Hexadecimal
#686864
LRV
≈ 13.8%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 2.492
RGB
rgb(104, 104, 100)
RGBA
rgba(104, 104, 100, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.338, g: 0.338, b: 0.325
RYB
red: 0.392%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934748 / 0xff686864
HSL
hsl(60, 2%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 2%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 4% (0.038), value: 41% (0.408)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 3.846%, perceived brightness: 40.609%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 6.348, L: 43.892
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.029, L: 0.406
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.008, L: 0.406
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 4% (0.038), key: 59% (0.592)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 61% (0.608)
XYZ
X: 12.959, Y: 13.764, Z: 14.028
xyY
x: 0.318, y: 0.338, Y: 13.764
CIELab
L: 43.892, a: -0.811, b: 2.250
CIELuv
L: 43.892, u: 0.221, v: 3.064
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.892, C: 2.392, H: 109.830
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.892, C: 3.072, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.100, a: -2.573, b: 3.551
CIECAM02
J: 33.762, C: 2.541, h: 118.647, Q: 114.479, M: 2.222, s: 13.933, H: 147.296
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.064, jaune: 0.265, green: 0.260
LMS
L: 13.131, M: 14.332, S: 14.021
YCbCr
Y: 104.944, Cb: 126.244, Cr: 128.284
YCgCo
Y: 103.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 27.000
YDbDr
Y: 103.544, Db: -5.332, Dr: -0.868
YPbPr
Y: 103.712, Pb: -2.000, Pr: 0.184
xvYCC
Y: 105.070, Cb: 126.243, Cr: 128.162
YIQ
Y: 103.544, I: 1.285, Q: -1.245
YUV
Y: 103.544, U: -1.743, V: 0.400
Munsell Color System
10Y 4/1 ΔE = 4.153
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 8.580

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