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#686872 Hex Color Code

#686872 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686872 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #686872 is comprised of 40.78% red, 40.78% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #686872 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 5% saturation and 43% 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. #55555f
  2. #5b5b65
  3. #62626c
  4. #686872
  5. #6e6e78
  6. #75757f
  7. #7b7b86

Tints and Shades

#686872 to white

  1. #686872
  2. #7f7f88
  3. #98989f
  4. #b1b0b6
  5. #cacace
  6. #e4e4e6
  7. #ffffff

#686872 to black

  1. #686872
  2. #56565e
  3. #45454b
  4. #353539
  5. #252528
  6. #161618
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shipshape / T10 38L-1
      #686873
      ΔE = 0.473 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Cinder Block / T143-8
      #656573
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Quartz Gray
      #686973
      ΔE = 0.484 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Opal
      #6a6971
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Dolphin V53-012-291
      #6a6873
      ΔE = 0.894 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Quarter Tuna B55-009-258
      #656a70
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Slate Gray
      #67666f
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Antique Silver
      #62666f
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  5. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Warpfiend Grey
      #6b6a74
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Arden Forge / 70BB 15/081
      #686a73
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5010-R70B
      #686672
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. S 5010-R90B
      #606872
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Stormy Night
      #6a6875
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / PPG1043-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Alley Cat / 545-6
      #656874
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #68656f
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Gunmetal Gray
      #5f6670
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Alley Cat D46-5
      #646873
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ Silverado D42-5
      #696572
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Leisteen
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Atl Matin B7
      #606573
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Distant Violet
      #66656d
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Veiled Violet
      #606573
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7407-63 Pressed Steel
      #676970
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ 7408-63 Titanium
      #6a696f
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  16. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk Grå (U-573)
      #636770
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-63 Nail Head
      #65676e
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ 6175-63 Magic Purple
      #6c686f
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 4012 / Pearl black berry
      #6c6874
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Arden Forge
      #676a77
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6447
      #6e6b76
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 6453
      #626675
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #69696f
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ Mittelgrau / Mittelgrau 761
      #64646c
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 4334
      #60646c
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  23. British Standard

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

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6010-R50B
      #6e6b77
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 174-11 U
      #656970
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 532 UP
      #63676e
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Lavender Moor / H064
      #67636e
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Thunderstorm / 0514
      #5f646c
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 6058
      #68676c
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  28. Graham & Brown

    1. Teide Violet
      #6e6874
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  29. Sikkens

    1. W0.05.35
      #65626c
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. U0.05.35
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Five O'Clock Shadow / KM3783-3
      #62666d
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. 4243 Ink Spot 90BB 16/084
      #636472
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 45-4 Chartwell Gray
      #626971
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Lola Plum
      #706975
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36118
      #676c73
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 7182 - Purple Pansies
      #686574
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Lavender Dusk CL021
      #636970
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  37. California Paints

    1. Muted Mulberry
      #65626f
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  38. Beckers

    1. Älvfors 791 / S 6005-R80B
      #63616b
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  39. Brillux

    1. 60.06.24
      #62666c
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. 51.06.24
      #666777
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Humbrol

    1. 79 Blue Grey
      #616974
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  41. Rodda Paint

    1. Muted Mulberry H64
      #67626e
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  42. Colortrend

    1. Muted Mulberry
      #67626e
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 0514
      #5f646c
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Meteor Gray
      #61616c
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  44. Duron

    1. Web Gray
      #63666b
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

#686872 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686872 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #686872">…</p>

#686872 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #686872">…</p>

#686872 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686872">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842482
Binary
01101000, 01101000, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#686872
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#667 ΔE = 2.950
RGB
rgb(104, 104, 114)
RGBA
rgba(104, 104, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.323, b: 0.354
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.408%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934734 / 0xff686872
HSL
hsl(240, 5%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 5%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 9% (0.088), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 8.772%, perceived brightness: 41.250%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 6.050, L: 44.317
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.073, L: 0.412
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.020, L: 0.412
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.088), magenta: 9% (0.088), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 13.696, Y: 14.059, Z: 17.908
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.308, Y: 14.059
CIELab
L: 44.317, a: 2.146, b: -5.585
CIELuv
L: 44.317, u: -0.569, v: -7.889
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.317, C: 5.983, H: 291.023
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.317, C: 7.909, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.495, a: -0.414, b: -2.072
CIECAM02
J: 34.142, C: 8.778, h: 273.472, Q: 115.121, M: 7.676, s: 25.822, H: 318.343
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.051, green: 0.017
LMS
L: 13.168, M: 14.337, S: 17.843
YCbCr
Y: 106.316, Cb: 132.390, Cr: 127.290
YCgCo
Y: 106.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 23.500
YDbDr
Y: 105.140, Db: 13.330, Dr: 2.170
YPbPr
Y: 104.720, Pb: 5.000, Pr: -0.460
xvYCC
Y: 105.936, Cb: 132.392, Cr: 127.596
YIQ
Y: 105.140, I: -3.213, Q: 3.111
YUV
Y: 105.140, U: 4.361, V: -1.000
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/1 ΔE = 1.946
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 10.935

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