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#686870 Hex Color Code

#686870 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686870 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #686870 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.78% green and 43.92% blue. In the HSL color space #686870 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 4% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55555d
  2. #5b5b63
  3. #62626a
  4. #686870
  5. #6e6e76
  6. #75757d
  7. #7b7b84

Tints and Shades

#686870 to white

  1. #686870
  2. #7f7f86
  3. #98989d
  4. #b1b0b5
  5. #cacacd
  6. #e4e4e6
  7. #ffffff

#686870 to black

  1. #686870
  2. #56565d
  3. #45454a
  4. #353538
  5. #252527
  6. #161617
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Slate Gray
      #67666f
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Antique Silver
      #62666f
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #69696f
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Dark Quartz Gray
      #686973
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blackberry Farm / 30BB 13/068
      #60666c
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ 6175-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4006 TCX
      #66676d
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ P 173-10 U
      #6d6b70
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  10. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Ink Well / T172-7
      #636569
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ Mulberry Magic
      #696873
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 0514
      #5f646c
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ Mittelgrau / Mittelgrau 761
      #64646c
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 4334
      #60646c
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  15. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #68656f
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Gunmetal Gray
      #5f6670
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Five O'Clock Shadow / KM3783-3
      #62666d
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Smokey Hearth / KM3791-3
      #60666d
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.05.35
      #62666d
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. W0.05.35
      #65626c
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  19. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 677 - Dark weatherwork grey
      #686c75
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Dark Grey Silk / 30BB 13/034
      #62656b
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. S 5005-R80B
      #6e6d71
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  23. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Tuna B55-009-258
      #656a70
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Shuttle Grey B52-008-257
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Cracked Slate / 540-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Cracked Slate / PPG1003-6
      #69656a
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 45.06.24
      #67626a
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  27. Duron

    1. ★ Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Carriage Wheel X99R208B
      #66696d
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6447
      #6e6b76
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  33. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. Colonial Shades / 5066
      #64696e
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Graphite Gray / WNCC-26
      #646b72
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  35. RAL

    1. RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Puritan Black / NP N 1982 D
      #61666c
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lavender Moor / H064
      #67636e
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Thunderstorm / 0514
      #5f646c
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gibraltar - 6257
      #626970
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Magnolia Home

    1. Texas Storm / JG-142
      #626368
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  41. CIL

    1. Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  42. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  43. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.864 #188
      #61666b
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  44. Jotun

    1. 4172 / Graphit
      #686c70
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  45. ICI Paints

    1. Art Deco 10RB 14/049
      #636168
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  46. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Smokey Hearth / 8254
      #60666c
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  47. Beckers

    1. Älvfors 791 / S 6005-R80B
      #63616b
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Last Light
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  50. Berger

    1. Last Light / 8231
      #6f6b6f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Ashland Slate / 1608
      #6a6e73
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.5%

#686870 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686870 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #686870">…</p>

#686870 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #686870">…</p>

#686870 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686870">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842480
Binary
01101000, 01101000, 01110000
Hexadecimal
#686870
LRV
≈ 14.0%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 3.748
RGB
rgb(104, 104, 112)
RGBA
rgba(104, 104, 112, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.325, b: 0.350
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.439%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934736 / 0xff686870
HSL
hsl(240, 4%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 4%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 7% (0.071), value: 44% (0.439)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 7.143%, perceived brightness: 41.154%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 4.820, L: 44.252
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.059, L: 0.411
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.016, L: 0.411
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.071), magenta: 7% (0.071), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.561)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 56% (0.561)
XYZ
X: 13.583, Y: 14.013, Z: 17.315
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.312, Y: 14.013
CIELab
L: 44.252, a: 1.704, b: -4.473
CIELuv
L: 44.252, u: -0.454, v: -6.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.252, C: 4.787, H: 290.855
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.252, C: 6.304, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.435, a: -0.741, b: -1.220
CIECAM02
J: 34.085, C: 7.315, h: 272.111, Q: 115.024, M: 6.396, s: 23.582, H: 317.588
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.114, jaune: -0.861, green: 0.049
LMS
L: 13.162, M: 14.336, S: 17.259
YCbCr
Y: 106.120, Cb: 131.512, Cr: 127.432
YCgCo
Y: 106.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 24.000
YDbDr
Y: 104.912, Db: 10.664, Dr: 1.736
YPbPr
Y: 104.576, Pb: 4.000, Pr: -0.368
xvYCC
Y: 105.812, Cb: 131.514, Cr: 127.677
YIQ
Y: 104.912, I: -2.570, Q: 2.489
YUV
Y: 104.912, U: 3.489, V: -0.800
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 1.631
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.213

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