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#686993 Hex Color Code

#686993 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #686993 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #686993 is comprised of 40.78% red, 41.18% green and 57.65% blue. In the HSL color space #686993 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 17% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#686993 linear gradient to complementary #939b60

  1. #686993
  2. #71718b
  3. #7a7983
  4. #81827b
  5. #888a72
  6. #8e9269
  7. #939b60

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54567e
  2. #5b5c85
  3. #61628c
  4. #686993
  5. #6f709a
  6. #7676a1
  7. #7d7da8

Tones

  1. #686993
  2. #6c6c90
  3. #70708c
  4. #747389
  5. #777785
  6. #7b7a82
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#686993 to white

  1. #686993
  2. #8080a4
  3. #9998b6
  4. #b2b1c8
  5. #cbcada
  6. #e5e4ec
  7. #ffffff

#686993 to black

  1. #686993
  2. #565779
  3. #454660
  4. #353548
  5. #252531
  6. #17161c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-5 Yearning
      #696890
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.12.24
      #6a6990
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / 345-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / 344-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Purple Grapes / PPG1175-6
      #736993
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Wisteria / PPG1170-6
      #686b93
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Majesty Violet / 90BB 14/242
      #62628e
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10712
      #66678e
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  7. KILZ

    1. ★ Blueberry Sauce / B721
      #646a94
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Purple / B742
      #6a668f
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Bite Me / CL 2446A
      #696690
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Merchant / CL 2456A
      #6f678b
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 2220
      #6c6c94
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 2353
      #646c98
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4244 Evening Drama 90BB 19/267
      #646a98
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 4269 Petrie Plum 10RB 19/262
      #6f6a96
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2109 C
      #676d99
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 7668 C
      #676e9f
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Grapes B44-5
      #6e6c92
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Wash / F30
      #666593
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Violet / T10 37F-1
      #6a6d92
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Magic Carpet / T12 36.G7
      #706790
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1605 Lilac 5
      #6c658f
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Heirloom Jewels / 40C-7
      #696492
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  17. Berger

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Mountain Vale / 7222
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Mountain Vale
      #646b8f
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  20. Sikkens

    1. W0.20.40
      #726a94
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  21. Albany Paint

    1. Blueberry
      #6c6490
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  22. Beckers

    1. Pärlhyacint 789 / S 5020-B
      #666699
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  23. Bristol

    1. Wild Wisteria / P104-C6
      #696d8f
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Ford

    1. Silver Blue Mist
      #5d6593
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Batik R157B
      #6b709c
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  26. Dulux

    1. 90BB 14/242
      #5e658c
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Marble Swirl / 90BB 14/242
      #626488
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forget-Me-Not - 6824
      #716998
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  29. Behr

    1. 620D-6 Royal Intrigue
      #60688c
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 630D-6 Palace Purple
      #6c7095
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  30. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-63 Purple Deluxe
      #616689
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-d5
      #646f9c
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Queen's Jubilee 29-13
      #736994
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

#686993 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#686993 foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #686993">…</p>

#686993 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #686993">…</p>

#686993 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #686993">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6842771
Binary
01101000, 01101001, 10010011
Hexadecimal
#686993
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#669 ΔE = 2.462
RGB
rgb(104, 105, 147)
RGBA
rgba(104, 105, 147, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.295, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 0.408%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.576%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9934445 / 0xff686993
HSL
hsl(239, 17%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 17%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.605), saturation: 29% (0.293), value: 58% (0.576)
HSP
hue: 238.605, saturation: 29.252%, perceived brightness: 43.260%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.111, S: 26.866, L: 45.842
Cubehelix
H: -124.169, S: 0.307, L: 0.429
TSL
T: -2.896, S: 0.076, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 29% (0.293), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.424)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.592), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 42% (0.424)
XYZ
X: 16.026, Y: 15.152, Z: 29.678
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.249, Y: 15.152
CIELab
L: 45.842, a: 9.663, b: -23.051
CIELuv
L: 45.842, u: -2.957, v: -34.569
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.842, C: 24.994, H: 292.744
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.842, C: 34.696, H: 265.111
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.926, a: 5.366, b: -17.956
CIECAM02
J: 35.477, C: 28.814, h: 275.143, Q: 117.350, M: 25.197, s: 46.338, H: 319.278
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.247, jaune: -4.101, green: -0.334
LMS
L: 13.433, M: 14.627, S: 29.440
YCbCr
Y: 110.054, Cb: 146.586, Cr: 124.579
YCgCo
Y: 115.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 15.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.489, Db: 56.436, Dr: 10.447
YPbPr
Y: 107.811, Pb: 21.115, Pr: -2.432
xvYCC
Y: 108.591, Cb: 146.548, Cr: 125.864
YIQ
Y: 109.489, I: -14.089, Q: 12.856
YUV
Y: 109.489, U: 18.460, V: -4.815
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/6 ΔE = 2.779
Brand Color
Heroku (dark) ΔE = 4.480

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